Mike Janssen Bio-Wiki

Mike Janssen is a renowned American weather anchor working at WGN WeatherCenter and CLTV in Chicago, Illinois, as a Weekend Evening Meteorologist. He has been part of this network since Sep 2010.

Mike Janssen Age, Birthday

He is 47 years old as of 2023. Mike was born in Kankakee County, Illinois, the United States of America in 1976. However, his precise date of birth and zodiac sign will be updated as soon as reliable information is out.

Mike Janssen Parents, Siblings

Janssen was born and raised to parents in Kankakee County, Illinois, the United States of America. He is the son of David (father) and his wife. His father is a farmer. Mike credits his father who is a farmer, with the encouragement he gave him to pursue weather. However, an update about his mom and siblings if he has any will be updated as soon as reliable information is out.

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Mike Janssen Education

For her academic qualifications, Mike obtained his degree in mass communications from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and afterward furthered his education in broadcast meteorology via Mississippi State University.

Mike Janssen’s Wife, Children

Janssen is happily married to Co-worker Kasha Janssen, a supervising Producer at WGN. He and his beautiful spouse Kasha are proud parents of an adorable daughter named Lexi who is six years old.

Mike Janssen Career

Janssen works as a Weekend Evening Meteorologist at WGN WeatherCenter and CLTV. He came to WGN-TV in September 2010. Mike has extensive experience as a meteorologist and news reporter, and he now produces and presents weather forecasts for WGN-TV. His background includes foretelling Chicago blizzards, Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, and innumerable other severe weather events.

Before WGN-TV, Mike served as a meteorologist and reporter at WSIL-TV in Carterville, Illinois,  WGNO-TV in New Orleans, and WYIN-TV in Merrillville, Indiana. His first weekend on-air report in New Orleans happened just days before Hurricane Katrina caused landfall in southeast Louisiana. Mike was raised in Kankakee County and credits his dad, a former farmer, with getting him inquisitive about the weather. He earned his degree in mass communications from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and subsequently furthered his education in broadcast meteorology through Mississippi State University.

Mike is a member of the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association and holds the AMS Seal of Approval. During his free time, he loves spending time with his wife and children.

Mike Janssen WGN9 News

Janssen works at WGN9 News alongside his fellow reporters, anchors, and meteorologists namely;

  1. Jenna Barnes
  2. Dina Bair
  3. Robin Baumgarten
  4. Ana Belaval
  5. Chris Boden
  6. Tahman Bradley
  7. Ben Bradley
  8. Ray Cortopassi
  9. Julian Crews
  10. Kelly Davis
  11. Alyssa Donovan
  12. Lourdes Duarte
  13. Patrick Elwood
  14. Christine Flores
  15. Josh Frydman
  16. Gaynor Hall
  17. Shannon Halligan
  18. Jewell Hillery
  19. Demetrius Ivory
  20. Erin Ivory
  21. Lauren Jiggetts
  22. Sarah Jindra
  23. Morgan Kolkmeyer
  24. Paul Konrad
  25. Marcus Leshock
  26. Sean Lewis

Mike Janssen Height

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

Mike Janssen Salary

Janssen has an estimated annual salary ranging from $ 90, 515 K to $ 186, 225 K.

Mike Janssen’s Net Worth

Janssen has an approximate net worth of $ 1 Million- $ 3 Million and above. Nevertheless, his occupation as a meteorologist is his main source of revenue.

Is Mike Janssen on Instagram, Twitter, or TikTok?

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