Joe Donlon WGN Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, and Networth


Joe Donlon WGN
Joe Donlon WGN

Joe Donlon Biography

This is what you need to know about Joe Donlon, an American reporter and news anchor currently working at WGN Evening News at Five and Six, WGN News at Nine and WGN News at Ten as a co-anchor.

The veteran newscaster has more than 30 years of experience as the main anchor. Prior to joining WGN-TV, Donlon was working at KGW in Portland as the main anchor for over two decades.

Joe Donlon Age|Birthday

Donlon was born in 1964 in St. Louis, Missouri in the United States. He is 59 years old as of 2019.

Joe Donlon Height

  • Not Known.

Joe Donlon Parents|Family

Little is known about Donlon’s family and siblings. This information will be updated a soon as it’s available.

Joe Donlon Wife|Married

Donlon is married to his wife Kathy and the two are parents of their three children with their youngest child joining University in 2019. The family lives in Chicago.

Joe Donlon Salary

Joe receives an annual salary approximated to be between $34,905 and $57,415. This is according to a WGN anchor’s salary.

Joe Donlon Net Worth

Joe has an approximated net worth of between $10K – $100K U.S dollars.

Joe Donlon Education

Donlon is a graduate from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI, with a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism. While in University, he played left wing for the Marquette hockey team.

Joe Donlon KGW

Donlon also worked for KGW, and before that, he had spent nine years as an anchor and reporter at KVOA-TV (NBC) in Tucson, Arizona, and later moved to KZTV-TV (CBS) in Corpus Christi, Texas. Donlon worked as the primary anchor for KGW in Portland for twenty-one years. 

At KGW, Donlon was the 5 and 6 p.m. weeknight news anchor together with Tracy Barry and also anchored KGW News at 10 on CW 32 and KGW News at 11, alongside Laural Porter.

Joe Donlon WGN

In mid-April 2018, Joe joined WGN and succeed Mark Suppelsa upon his retirement. He is the 5, 6, 9, and 10 p.m. newscasts anchor with Micah Materre.