Jackie Bange WGN, Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Salary, Net Worth, Skydiving

Jackie Bange
Jackie Bange

Jackie Bange Biography and Wiki

Jackie Bange is an American Award-winning journalist and news personality currently serving as a news anchor and reporter for WGN-TV, which is an independent television station licensed to Chicago, Illinois, United States. She joined the WGN-TV News team in August 1993 as a reporter.

Jackie Bange Age and Birthday

Jackie was born on September 8, 1961, in the United States of America. She is 60 years old as of 2022. Her birth sign is Virgo. She turns 61 years old on September 8, 2022.

Jackie Bange Height

She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (Approx. 1.68 meters) tall.

Jackie Bange Education

The news anchor attended and graduated from Miami Killian Sr. High School. From there she joined Florida State University, a public research university in Tallahassee, Florida.

She late graduated from the institute in 1993 with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services. She also holds a post-baccalaureate degree in Telecommunications from the University of Florida where she graduated with distinction.

Jackie Bange Family, Parents, Siblings

Attempts to establish her parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she has any siblings. Further details regarding her family background will be updated soon when disclosed.

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Jackie Bange Husband, Is She Married?

In regards to her marital entanglements, the news personality is happily married to her loving husband, George Strickland. The romantic duo became espoused in a blissful wedding ceremony attended by family members and close friends.

Bange was, however, previously involved in a romantic relationship with her television Executive Producer Dale Chapman. We are keeping tabs and we will update her partner’s details soon.

Jackie Bange Kids

The couple is blessed with three children, two daughters, and a son.

Jackie Bange Salary

According to WGN estimates, she receives an average annual salary ranging from $31,300 to $92,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.

Jackie Bange Net Worth

The news reporter has an estimated net worth ranging from $500,000 to $1 million as of 2022. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.

Jackie Bange WGN News

WGN-TV, Channel 9, is an independent television station licensed to Chicago, Illinois, United States. Owned by Irving, Texas-based Nexstar Media Group, it is sister to the company’s sole radio property, news/talk/sports station WGN

She joined the WGN-TV News team in August 1993 as a reporter and anchored WGN Morning News from January 1995 to October 1995. Prior to joining WGN, she previously worked as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor for WMAQ-TV in Chicago.

Jackie has also served as a reporter and noon anchor for WPEC-TV in West Palm Beach, Florida. She notably won the Best Feature Reporting Emmy in 1999 for her series on attaining the world record for the largest skydive formation.

In Addition to her numerous awards, she also received the Peter Lisagor award in 2009 for Hard News and In-Depth Reporting by helping a widow “get justice” for her husband who was killed by a suspected drunk driver.

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