Bruce Katz Bio-Wiki

Bruce Katz is an Award Winning American meteorologist working at WVUE FOX 8 News in New Orleans as a weekly  Chief Meteorologist. He has been part of this network since 2013.

Bruce Katz Age, Birthday

Katz is 59 years old as of 2023. He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States on the 3rd of August 1963. Accordingly, Bruce holds his birthday every year on the 3rd of August and his zodiac sign is Leo.

Bruce Katz’s Parents/Siblings

Katz was born and raised to parents in New Orleans, Louisiana at Ochsner Hospital. However, he has not disclosed any further detail about his parents or whether he is a single child or has any siblings now with whom he shared his boyhood.

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Bruce Katz Education

Talking about his educational background, Bruce graduated from Ecole in 1982. Then he attended LSU and received his bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Climatology. Finally, he took the rest of his meteorology coursework at Mississippi State.

Bruce Katz’s Wife, Children

When discussing his married life, Bruce is married to Karen. The duo has been together for more than 25 years and they are blessed with two children a son and a daughter.

Bruce Katz Career

Katz works at WVUE FOX 8 News in New Orleans as a weekly  Chief Meteorologist. He has been lucky enough to serve the viewers in his home state for his entire two-plus decades on the air. Bruce’s profession began when he interned during his senior year at LSU at WVLA-TV in Baton Rouge. Still in school, he was employed to fill in for the 6 and 10 weathercasts at the ripe young age of 22. After graduating in 1988, Bruce shifted to Lafayette as the weekend Meteorologist for KATC-TV. A year later, he was employed as the chief at KLAX-TV in Alexandria where he served as the chief there for 18 months until WBRZ-TV in Baton Rouge came calling.

At WBRZ, Bruce served as a morning and noon weather anchor from 1990 until 1996. It was in ’96 that he returned home to New Orleans where he worked for the next 17 years as a Chief Meteorologist. In 2013, Bruce arrived at WVUE-TV Fox 8 and hit the air on January 1st where he handled the 12 pm and 4 pm weathercasts. During Bruce’s job in New Orleans, he was honored with 14 first-place awards from The Press Club Of New Orleans and The Associated Press. These include Best Severe Weather Coverage and Best Weathercast.

Bruce was born and raised in New Orleanian at Ochsner Hospital. He enrolled in grammar and lower school at Sam Barthe in Metairie until Ecole Classique bought the school. He graduated from Ecole in 1982 and then attended LSU where he received his bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Climatology. Then he took the rest of his meteorology coursework at Mississippi State. Bruce was rewarded his television broadcasting Seal of Approval from The American Meteorological Society in 1990, AMS Seal #612.

He is an LSU and Saints season ticket holder and an avid Pelicans lover. Outside of work, Bruce enjoys working out, bicycling, landscaping, and just about anything outdoors. He was also part of the Krewe Of Bacchus for 13 years.

Bruce Katz Height

Katz has an estimated height of 5 feet 8 inches tall equaling 1.75 meters.

Bruce Katz Salary

He has an estimated annual salary ranging from $ 96, 475 K to $ 205, 435 K.

Bruce Katz’s Net Worth

Katz has an approximate net worth of $ 1 Million- $ 5 Million. However, his profession as a meteorologist is his primary source of income.

Is Bruce Katz on Instagram, Twitter, or TikTok?

You can follow him via Twitter, or Facebook. Bruce doesn’t appear to have public Instagram, TikTok, or Snapchat accounts currently.

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