Mr. G Weatherman Biography and Wiki
Irv Gikofsky, famously known as Mr. G is an American Weather Forecaster who currently works as a meteorologist on PIX11’s for 5, 6, and 10 newscasts. He has been delivering forecasts on New York television for almost 40 years. Mr. G is also referred to as New York’s most popular TV weatherman.
He joined WPIX in September 1993 as the weekday weatherman and previously worked as a TV weatherman at New York’s WCBS-TV. He has also won five Emmy Awards and an Edward R. Murrow Award. Mr. G was presented the Friar’s Club Life Time Achievement Award by Mike Wallace in 2008.
Mr. G Weatherman Age and Birthday
Details regarding his date of birth, birthplace, and age have not yet been disclosed to the public. Sources suggest that Mr. G is about 36 years old. This section is currently under review and will be updated when available.
Mr. G Weatherman Height
Mr. G stands at an average height and stature. Actual measurements concerning his height have not yet been revealed. We are keeping tabs and will update his height measurements soon when available.
Mr. G Weatherman Education
He went to Francis Lewis High School for his high school studies where he attended P.S. 201 and J.H.S. 218. Mr. G, later on, attended Hofstra University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History in 1967.
He furthered his education at Yeshiva University where he earned a Master of Arts degree in Secondary Education and pursued doctoral studies.
Mr. G Weatherman Family
The Journalist is the proud son of Ida Shalotsky of Kew Gardens, Queens, and the late Raymond Gikofsky. Further information regarding his parents is yet to be released. It’s therefore not known whether he had any siblings or not. This part will be updated when relevant information is gathered.
Mr. G Weatherman Wife
Mr. G is currently married to his lovely wife, Sang Mota Gikofsky, who is a social worker. Their wedding took place at St. Paul’s Chapel of Columbia University officiated by The Rev. H.Scott Matheney. Further information about his wife will be updated when disclosed.
Mr. G Weatherman Daughter
Mr. G is a proud father of his step-daughter named Jaida Kyi who is a fashion student. Jaida Kyi is the child of Sang Mota Gikofsky and her father whose identity is unknown. Further information will be updated soon.
Mr. G Weatherman Salary
PIX11-TV Meteorology salaries amount to an average of $46,000 to $112,500 a year. However, these figures may vary substantially according to the level of seniority of the employee in question. We currently do not have his actual salary hence still researching, we will update this information soon when established.
Mr. G Weatherman Net Worth
Mr. G has an estimated Net Worth ranging from $1 Million – $5 Million as of 2021. His primary source of income is his career as a meteorologist.
Mr G Weatherman PIX11
Mr. G, began his career as a school teacher at Albert Einstein Intermediate School in the Bron where he created New York City school system’s first computerized weather program for use by children and their teachers. Years later WCBS-TV News family recruited him to become a TV weatherman in 1977.
Mr. G joined WPIX as the weekday weatherman in September 1993. PIX News at 10 has been named Best Newscast by numerous prestigious outlets, including the New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Association and the New York Press Club.
In addition, He is also an ardent supporter of education who is very involved in working with students. He has participated in New York City’s “Principal for a Day” program.