Sam Ryan Biography and Wiki
Samantha Ryan (b. Feb 5, 1969) is an American award-winning sportscaster who serves as a sports anchor for New York’s Eyewitness News (WABC-TV) weekend evening broadcasts. Prior to joining the WABC News team in September 2011, she worked for FOX Network’s FOX Sports NY.
Sam Ryan Age and Birthday
Sam was born on February 5, 1969, in Lake Ronkonkoma, New York. She is 52 years old as of 2021. Her birth sign is Aquarius.
Sam Ryan Height
Ryan stands at a height of 5 feet and 9 inches(Approx. 1.8m) tall.
Sam Ryan Education
Sam attended and graduated from a local high school. She then proceeded to the New York Institute of Technology. She later joined Hofstra University where she majored in Communications.
Sam Ryan 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. This section will be updated as soon as new information is available to the public.
Sam Ryan Husband and Kids, Is She Married?
Moving on to her marital affairs, the famed sports anchor is happily married to her loving husband, Jeff Ryan, who is a meteorologist at KSTP and once a radio anchor. Their romantic union brought forth two wonderful kids; their firstborn Nicklaus Ryan born in 2003, and a daughter, Jensen Ryan born in 2005. The family lives happily together in Bay Terrance.
Sam Ryan Salary
According to ABC estimates, Ryan receives an average annual salary ranging from $27,300 to $77,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Sam Ryan Net Worth
Sam Ryan has an estimated net worth ranging from $300,000 to $700,000 as of 2021. This amount is from her extensive career as a sports anchor among other investments.
Sam Ryan ABC 7 News
Ryan kicked off her career, Ryan worked for WBAB Babylon, New York. She has also worked at WVIT Hartford, and WFAN New York. Sam joined ABC Radio Network in 1996 and then Fox Sports New York in 2000. She joined WABC-TV ABC in September 2002.
Sam worked at ESPN in 2003, and CBS Sports and WCBS-TV in June 2006. She later joined MLB Network as a studio host and reporter in September 2011. Ryan won a local Emmy Award for “Outstanding Series Feature-soft” in 1999 and a local AP award in 2000. Ryan was with MLB Network until June 2018 when she returned to WABC.