Peter Albrecht Bio, Age, Height, WKRG-TV, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Peter Albrecht Bio, Wiki

Peter Albrecht is a Multi- award-winning anchor and reporter working for WKRG-TV in Mobile, Alabama,  serving as a weekday evening Investigative Reporter and Anchor at 5:00, 6:00, and 10:00. He has been working with this station since January 2013.

Peter Albrecht Age

He is 55 years old as of 2023. Peter was born in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1968.

Peter Albrecht Height/Measurements

Albrecht stands approximately 5 feet 8 inches (1. 75 m) and weighs around 82 kg.

Peter Albrecht Education

For his education, Peter holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Carleton College. He also acquired his master’s degree in journalism, graduating with distinction, from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.

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Peter Albrecht Career

Albrecht works for WKRG-TV in Mobile, Alabama,  serving as a weekday Investigative Reporter and Anchor. He anchors the News 5 newscast at 5:00, 6:00, and 10:00. Peter joined this station in January 2013.  He brings nearly a quarter-century of skills covering the Gulf Coast to the News 5 team. Peter has covered just nearly every aspect of life in Mobile and on the Gulf Coast, including the Mobile City Hall, Alabama State Legislature, Hurricanes Danny, Georges, Ivan, Erin, Opal, and Katrina, and SEC and local sports. He started at WKRG-TV in 1990 and supported the launch of News 5 at 5:00 in 1996. From 2000-2007, he served as the lead news anchor and managing editor at the NBC affiliate in Mobile.

Peter commenced his profession as a television journalist at WKBT-TV in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He has also worked in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota at WFTC-TV.  Before his return to WKRG in January 2013, Peter served as the Director of Marketing and Economic Development for Mobile County. In that position, he was active in the successful effort to recruit Airbus and other initiatives to Mobile. Over the years, Peter has earned dozens of honors from the Associated Press, the Press Club of Pensacola, the Mobile Press Club,  Mobile Bay Monthly, the U.S. Department of Defense, the Alabama Medical Association, and Lagniappe.

Involved in the community, Peter has acted on the boards for the following organizations: Mobile Sports Authority, Economic Development Authority of Mobile, Baldwin, Washington, Escambia, and Clarke Counties, the Mobile Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau Marketing Committee, Matthews Park Athletic Association, Mobile National Babe Ruth (Trimmier Park), Mobile National Little League (Maitre Park), St. Paul’s Episcopal School Parent Council, the Mobile Sports Hall of Fame, the Junior League of Mobile’s Advisory Board, and the Ashland Place Pre-School Parent Council.

Peter has also volunteered his time to a few local charities. He was recently one of the local leaders participating in the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign. An avid sports lover, Peter loves playing baseball in Mobile’s men’s league and closely centers the exploits of the Minnesota Vikings. He is part of one of the oldest recorded fantasy football leagues in the nation – now in its 43rd year!

Peter Albrecht’s Net Worth

In Peter’s career as an anchor/reporter, he was able to amass a net worth between $1 Million-$ 5 million.

Peter Albrecht Salary

Albrecht acquires annual earnings that range between $ 106, 175, and $ 211, 185.

Peter Albrecht  Parents and Siblings

Albrecht was born and raised to American parents in St. Paul, Minnesota. Growing up, his devoted parents gave him the best upbringing possible. Besides this, Peter has not revealed any further details about his mother, father, or siblings if he has any.

Peter Albrecht Wife

Albrecht is married to Julie though he has not revealed any details about his wife. The duo resides in Midtown Mobile.

Peter Albrecht Kids

Information on whether Peter has a child or not will be updated soon.

Peter Albrecht WKRG-TV

Albrecht works at WKRG-TV where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Rose Ann Haven
  2. Bill Riales 
  3. Jessica Taloney
  4. Devon Walsh
  5. Chad Petri
  6. Dana Winter 
  7. Cherish Lombard
  8. Drexel Gilbert
  9. Ed Bloodsworth
  10. John Nodar
  11. Caroline Carithers
  12. Grant Skinner 
  13. Lexi Birmingham
  14. Simone Eli
  15. Whitney Leibold 
  16. Debbie Williams
  17. Blake Brown

Peter Albrecht Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Albrecht is vocal on his social media accounts, where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 176 Followers,  around 3.7K followers on his Facebook page, and 162 followers on his Instagram account.