Joel Young Biography and Wiki
Joel Young is an American Emmy-nominated journalist who serves as a meteorologist for the WTVA Weather Authority. Joel joined WTVA in June of 2015. He previously worked at WABG in Greenville where he helped track the deadly EF-4 tornado that tore through Yazoo City, Weir, and parts of Oktibbeha County in 2010.
Joel Young Age and Birthday
Joel was born on January 28th in Los Angeles, New York, the United States of America. His birth sign is Aquarius. His age and date of birth will be updated soon when established.
Joel Young Height
Young appears quite tall, He stands at an estimated 5 feet 11 inches (Approx 1.80m)
Joel Young Education
Joel attended and graduated from Charleston High School, he then joined Delta State University, a public university in Cleveland, Mississippi.
He ultimately obtained his bachelor’s degree in Professional Meteorology from Mississippi State University.
Joel Young Family, Parents, Siblings
Attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. He grew up in Charleston alongside his brother Joey Young. This section is under review and will be updated as soon as new information is available.
His brother is married to Hannah Peay Young and the couple is blessed with a wonderful son, who is named: Noah Patrick Young.
Joel Young Wife, Is He Married?
Moving on to his marital affairs, Young is in a romantic relationship with Brad Lanier. This is evident since he frequently uploads pictures of them together with sweet captions. More on the young couple’s journey will be updated consequently.
Joel Young Salary
According to NBC estimates, Young receives an average annual salary ranging from $27,400 to $77,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Joel Young Net Worth
Joel Young receives an estimated net worth ranging from $300,000 to $700,000 as of 2021. This amount is from his extensive career as a meteorologist among other investments.
Joel Young WTVA News
Young kicked off his TV career at WABG in Greenville where he helped track the deadly EF-4 tornado that tore through Yazoo City, Weir, and parts of Oktibbeha County in 2010. He then moved to KDLT-TV in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, where he forecasted one of the region’s worst droughts, an ice storm that crippled much of his area, several blizzards, and wind chills as low as 50-below.
Joel then landed a job at WLOX-TV as a meteorologist. in Addition, he is a big Mississippi State fan and enjoys cheering on the Bulldogs. Young works as a meteorologist for the WTVA Weather Authority. WTVA, channel 9, is a dual NBC/ABC-affiliated television station licensed to Tupelo, Mississippi.