Jay Korff Biography and Wiki
Jay Korff is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist and news personality currently working as a news reporter for WJLA-TV, Channel 7, which is an ABC affiliate television station in Washington, D.C., United States. He joined ABC7/WJLA-TV & WJLA 24/7 in 2003 as a general assignment reporter.
Jay Korff Age and Birthday
Jay was born on October 8, 1964, in Philadelphia, United States of America. He is 53 years old as of 2022. His birth sign is Libra. He turns 54 years old on October 8, 2022.
Jay Korff Height
He stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (Approx, 1.75 meters) tall.
Jay Korff Education
The news reporter attended and graduated from a local high school in his hometown. From there he joined Indiana University a major multicampus public research institution, grounded in the liberal arts and sciences.
He later graduated from the institute with a degree in Telecommunications and a minor in Political Science. More details regarding his academic credentials will be updated soon when revealed.
Jay Korff Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. Further details regarding his family background will be updated soon when disclosed.
Jay Korff’s Wife, Is He Married?
In regards to his marital entanglements, the news reporter prefers keeping his love life details since no record of his relationships is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he is single, married, or in a relationship. We are keeping tabs and we will update his partner’s details soon.
Jay Korff Salary
According to ABC estimates, he receives an average annual salary ranging from $31,300 to $92,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Jay Korff’s Net Worth
The news reporter has an estimated net worth ranging from $500,000 to $1 million as of 2022. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.
Jay Korff WJLA-TV
WJLA-TV, Channel 7, which is an ABC affiliate television station in Washington, D.C., the United States owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group and is also sister to Woodstock, Virginia–licensed low-powered, Class A TBD station WDCO-CD (channel 10) and local cable channel WJLA 24/7 News.
He joined ABC7/WJLA-TV & WJLA 24/7 in 2003 as a general assignment reporter. Prior to joining WJLA, he previously worked as a reporter at WKRN-TV in Nashville, Tennessee.
Korff has also reported for stations in Fort Wayne, Indiana; La Crosse, Wisconsin; and Helena, Montana. He is the recipient of 50 Regional Emmy awards, 25 Regional Edward R. Murrow awards, 4 National Headliner Awards, and 3 National Murrow awards.
Jay has notably been honored by the Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcasters Association for his investigative work relating to dysfunction, waste, and mismanagement within the D.C. government.
In Addition, he received the prestigious AACR June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism in 2018.