Troy Bridges Bio, Age, Height, NEWS 6 WKMG, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Troy Bridges Bio, Wiki

Troy Bridges is an American meteorologist/reporter/news anchor working for WKMG in Orlando, Florida, in the United States. He serves the station as a weekday morning from 5 a.m to 7 a.m and noon meteorologist. 

Troy Bridges Age

Bridges was born on July 26. However, he manages to keep information regarding his year of birth away from the limelight. An update of his age will be done once he has made the information public. However, judging from his appearance, he might be in his 40s.

Troy Bridges Height

Bridges stand at an approximate height of 5 feet 6 inches.

Troy Bridges Education

Bridges is highly educated and a qualified person. He is a postgraduate from Mississippi State University with a certificate as a meteorologist.

Troy Bridges Career

Bridges is a weekday morning from 5 a.m to 7 a.m and noon meteorologist for WKMG. Troy has covered a lot including chasing tornadoes, tracking the tropics, forecasting ice storms, and other dangerous weather. Being an award-winning meteorologist he prepares people for the day ahead. He got his first job in television in Macon at WMAZ-TV while attending the University of Georgia.

Troy Bridges
Troy Bridges

While in the station Troy worked as a one-man-band reporter. He then became the morning and noon meteorologist and news anchor at WRDW-TV in Augusta, Ga.  Bridges did weathercasts live from “The Masters” golf tournament. He was then recognized for “Best Weather” for his extended live coverage of Tropical Storm Floyd by the Associated Press. He then moved to Oklahoma City for KFOR-TV where Troy chased tornadoes. Bridges spent much of his time warning the people of Oklahoma about dangerous tornadoes, large-scale, and forecasting many ice storms that left thousands without power across the nation’s heartland.

Afterward from Oklahoma City, Bridges moved on to his biggest challenge. He moved to Little Rock where he worked at KLRT-TV as their first-ever chief meteorologist. Troy built the entire weather department from the ground up. Bridges spent five years covering countless tornado outbreaks and ice storms. In one memorable storm moment, he was on the air for eight hours non-stop, warning people about dangerous tornadoes and strong winds. Topping it all Bridges’ evening newscast at KLRT earned him an Emmy.

As a meteorologist, he received his certification from Mississippi State University. Troy is a member of both the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association and holds the seal of approval from the American Meteorological Society. Bridges love all kinds of food including Italian, sushi, and cedar plank salmon.

Troy Bridges WKMG

Bridges works with NEWS 6 WKMG where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Catherine Silver
  2. Molly Reed
  3. Samara Cokinos
  4. Lauren Cervantes
  5. Ryan Welch
  6. Jamie Seh
  7. Candace Campos
  8. Tom Sorrells
  9. Steve Montiero
  10. Justin Warmoth

Troy Bridges Net Worth

In Troy’s career as a meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Troy Bridges Salary

Bridges receive annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Troy Bridges Parents and Siblings

Bridges and raised in the United States. However, Troy manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of his family information will be done when available.

Troy Bridges Wife/ Spouse

Bridges manages to keep information regarding whether or not he is in a private marriage. An update of his marital status will be done when available.

Troy Bridges Kids

Bridges manages to keep information regarding whether he has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding his children will be done once available.

Troy Bridges Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Bridges is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 4,840 followers, around 9.4 K followers on his Facebook page, and about 2,195 followers on his Instagram account.