Glen Walker Biography
Glen Walker is a renowned American journalist currently working as the co-anchor of the KTLA 5 News at 11, KTLA 5 News at 1, and KTLA 5 News at 3. He also reports on-air his “Money Smart” segment several times a week on the KTLA 5 News at 10 and 11.
Walker joined KTLA in May 2010 from KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV, where he co-anchored the weekend news at both stations. His broadcasting career started while attending Florida State University. After an internship at Tallahassee’s ABC affiliate, Glen worked as a production assistant at Florida Public Broadcasting for “Today in the Legislature,” where he operated a TV camera in the galleries of the Florida state Senate and House of Representatives.
After his graduation, Walker became the weekend sports anchor at the ABC affiliate in Tallahassee. At the same time, he worked at a liquor store. His next step laded him at WJHG-TV in Panama City, Florida where he worked as a sports anchor as well as a photographer, editor, and writer.
After working shortly at the NBC affiliate in Macon Georgia, Walker was off to WIVB-TV in Buffalo, New York where he traveled with the NFL.s Buffalo Bills and the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres. This gave him an opportunity to perfect the art of shoveling snow and scraping ice off windshields.
After nearly six years in Buffalo, Glen relocated to sunny Southern California to work at Prime Ticket Network. At the station, Glen hosted the award-winning “Press Box” nightly sports show, “L.A. Raiders Magazine” and “College Football Today.” In 1990, Walker barely escaped from a stumble by “Traveler” the Trojan horse at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Staring September 1995, Glen worked at WNBC-TV as the weekend sports anchor. Afterward, he made a successful transition to news, serving as co-host of the No.1 rated “Saturday and Sunday Today in New York.” He was eventually promoted to the position of weekend news anchor at WNBC-TV. On September 11, 2001, Glen anchored WNBC-TV’s live-breaking news coverage for which the station won several awards. In September 2002, He returned to his homeland, Southern California.
Throughout his career, Glen has won numerous awards including several Los Angeles Emmys and a New York Emmy. He has additionally received many UPI National and AP New York awards, and for an unprecedented three years in a row from 1993 to 1995. Glen was also part of the “Best News Anchor Team” as named by the Southern California Sports Broadcasters.
Glen Walker Age
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Glen Walker Wife
Walker is happily married to his wife Jody Walker. The couple is blessed to have four children. While Walker supports FSU Seminoles, the rest of the family roots for the USC Trojans.
Glen Walker Family
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Glen Walker Net Worth
Walker has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million. His income is mainly attributed to his career as a journalist at KTLA 5 News.
Glen Walker Salary
Walker receives an average annual salary of approximately between $35,000 – $ 112,500. This is according to KTLA 5 News journalist’s salary range.