Ted Chen Bio, Age, Height, NBC4, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Ted Chen Bio, Wiki

Ted Chen is an award-winning Asian American journalist working for NBC4 in Los Angeles, serving as a Weekdays AM and PM anchor/reporter at 11 a.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. He has been working with this station since 1995.

Ted Chen Age

Born and raised in the United States, Ted keeps the information about his dates of birth, age, birthday, and zodiac sign away from the limelight. Nonetheless, judging from his image, he might be around his 50s.

Ted Chen Height

Chen stands approximately 5 feet 7 inches (1. 7 m) and weighs around 79 kg.

Ted Chen Education

For his education, Ted first enrolled at the University of California at Los Angeles before transitioning to the University of California in San Diego where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science.

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Ted Chen Career

Chen works for NBC4 in Los Angeles, serving as a Weekday AM and PM anchor/reporter. He anchors weekdays on the NBC4 News at 11 a.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. Ted arrived at the station in 1995. He has covered many major news stories including the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing China, reporting live on the gold-medal winning accomplishments of Team USA, as well as the effect of economic transformation in a country of over one billion people.

Chen has an interest in politics and has reported on major political stories, and, has reported on elections for over 2 decades. In 2002, Chen journeyed with then-Los Angeles Mayor James Hahn on his historic economic development trip to Asia and filed live reports from Beijing, China, and Seoul, South Korea. In 2004 and 2005, he reported on the Scott Peterson Trial in Redwood City, California.

A journalist recognized for his versatility, Chen also reports on Hollywood such events as the Academy Awards, Golden Globes, and Emmy Awards. He came to NBC4  from KGTV in San Diego, where he started serving as a general assignment reporter and substitute anchor for the weekday morning and weekend newscasts. During his time at KGTV, Ted covered significant occasions such as the assassination of Mexico’s presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio, the Malibu firestorms, and the 1994 Northridge earthquake.

Before KGTV, he served as a substitute weekend anchor and general assignment reporter at KSEE-TV, the NBC affiliate in Fresno, California. Prior to that, he was a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor for KRNV-TV in Reno, Nevada. While at KRNV-TV, Chen delivered extensive coverage of major stories including the Oakland firestorms.

Chen is the winner of an Emmy award and two Golden Mike honors for his anchoring, reporting, and hosting NBC4 specials, including “Life Connected: Asian Pacific Heritage Month,” in which he interviewed entertainment newsmakers and politicians such as Justin Lin, director of the “Fast and Furious” franchise. In 1995, he earned a San Diego Press Club honor for his story on “Area 51,” the top private military base in Southern Nevada used for testing highly sensitive military aircraft. UFO buffs believe the same location was used for alien research covered up by the government.

In 2002, Chen was recognized by the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism’s Workshop on Journalism, Race & Ethnicity for his sequence of news stories on Asian Americans. The pieces reported on Asian American political power, the position of Chinese schools in shaping Chinese American children, and the forgotten heroes of Chinese American World War II veterans.

Apart from being a journalist, Chen is on The Asian Youth Center in San Gabriel, as well as the advisory board of the Chinese American Museum in Los Angeles, and regularly serves as master of ceremonies for countless community events in Los Angeles and all over the San Gabriel Valley. He enrolled at the University of California at Los Angeles and graduated from the University of California in San Diego earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. 

Ted Chen’s Net Worth

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

Ted Chen Salary

Ted acquires annual earnings that range between $ 87, 780, and $ 191, 785.

Ted Chen’s Parents and Siblings

Chen was born and raised to parents in the United States. Growing, up, his devoted parents gave him the best upbringing possible. Besides this, the news anchor has not provided any further details about his mommy, father, or siblings if he has any.

Ted Chen Wife

Chen manages to keep information regarding whether or not he is in marriage or has children private. An update of his marital status will be done when reliable information is out.

Ted Chen NBC4

Chen works at NBC4, where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists, such as;

  1. Adrian Arambulo
  2. David Biggar
  3. John Cádiz Klemack
  4. Randy Mac
  5. Carolyn Johnson
  6. Eric Leonard
  7. Robert Kovacik
  8. Belen De Leon
  9. Toni Guinyard
  10. Joel Grover
  11. Lolita Lopez
  12. Mekahlo Medina
  13. Lauren Coronado
  14. Hetty Chang
  15. Robin Winston
  16. Annabelle Sedano
  17. Darsha Philips
  18. Tony Shin
  19. Gordon Tokumatsu
  20. Michelle Valles
  21. Michael Brownlee

Ted Chen Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Chen is vocal on his social media accounts, where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 3,144 Followers 4.2K followers on his Facebook page, and 1017 followers on his Instagram account.