Paul Heggen Bio, Age, Height, KPIX 5, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Paul Heggen Bio, Wiki

Paul Heggen is a 7x Emmy Award Winning American meteorologist working at CBS News Bay Area, KPIX 5 serving as a Chief Meteorologist. He has been working with this station since Mar 2020.

Paul Heggen Age

Heggen is 57 years old as of 2022. He was born in n South St. Paul, Minnesota, United States on the 22nd of March 1965. Thus, he celebrates his birthday on the 22nd of every year, and his birth sign is Aries.

Paul Heggen Height

Heggen stands approximately 5 feet 8 inches (1. 75 m) and weighs around 89 kg.

Paul Heggen Education

For his  Education, Paul enrolled at the University of Denver and obtained a bachelor’s degree in geography, performing research into the effects of El Nino on weather patterns in the Rocky Mountains. Upon graduating, he acquired a master’s degree in meteorology from Texas A&M University — his graduate school research centered on lightning patterns within severe and tornadic thunderstorms, a course of study that assisted prepare him for forecasting the weather in some of the most challenging markets in the country.

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Paul Heggen Career

Heggen works atCBS News Bay Area, KPIX 5 as a Chief Meteorologist.He has been fascinated with the weather for as long as he can recall — at the age of 4, he happened to be looking out the kitchen window when lightning struck a neighbor’s house, and in kindergarten, a tornado skirted the town where his family lived. Some kids would be scared of thunderstorms following those experiences. Paul came to KPIX in March 2020. So far in his career, have covered everything from tornado outbreaks in the Southern Plains to blizzards in the Upper Midwest to hurricanes along the Carolina coast. Now Paul is excited to report the micro-climates of the Bay Area, and forecast weather right on the front lines of climate change.

Previously, he worked for stations in Raleigh, NC, Nashville, OK, TN, Tulsa, Huntington, WV, Duluth, MN, and Beaumont, TX. In 2002 he was honored with the American Meteorological Society’s seal of approval, and in 2016 he upgraded that to the AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist seal. He has also earned several awards for weather coverage throughout the years — six Emmy Awards, and “Best Weather Anchor” and multiple “Best Weathercast”  awards from the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists. In 2019, Paul was titled”Weathercaster of the Year” by the Television, Radio, and Digital News Association of the Carolinas. When he is covering the weather, Paul spends his dinner break every day running or at the gym, and he also enjoys golfing, bicycling, and playing softball. He is also a dog lover. 

Paul Heggen Net Worth Worth

In Paul’s career as a meteorologist, he has been able to amass a net worth ranging between $1 Million-$ 5 Million.

Paul Heggen Salary

Heggen acquires annual earnings that range between $ 100, 345, and $ 257,665.

Paul Heggen Parents and Siblings

Heggen was born and raised by his devoted parents in South St. Paul, Minnesota, United States. He is the son of Mr. Heggen and his wife. Growing up, his daddy and mommy gave him the best upbringing and nourishment one could ask for. Besides this, Paul has not revealed any further information concerning his parents or siblings if he has any.

Paul Heggen Wife

Heggen is married to Rachel. The couple exchanged wedding vows on the 5th of October 2015 in a private wedding attended by family and close friends. Paul and his wife are dog parents to two dogs, Scooter and Dagny.

Paul Heggen Kids

Information on whether Paul and his wife, Rachel have kids or not will be updated soon.

Paul Heggen Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Heggen is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 9,179 Followers around 20K followers on his Facebook page, and 3303 followers on his Instagram account.

Paul Heggen KPIX 5

Heggen works at KPIX 5 where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Amanda Starrantino
  2. Elizabeth Cook
  3. Reed Cowan
  4. Max Darrow
  5. Anne Makovec
  6. Katie Nielsen
  7. Mary Lee
  8. Kenny Choi
  9. John Ramos
  10. Don Ford
  11. Len Ramirez
  12. Juliette Goodrich
  13. Justin Andrews
  14. Andrea Nakano
  15. Vern Glenn
  16. Dennis O’Donnell
  17. Gianna Franco
  18. Darren Peck
  19. Jessica Burch
  20. Brian Hackney