Brian Hackney is a renowned American journalist. Currently, he serves as an anchor, science reporter, and producer at KPIX-TV, CBS5 located in San Fransisco, California since officially joining back in 2005. Before joining KPIX-TV, he served in Northern California for 2 years as a vice president of broadcast at SAG-AFTRA.
Whenever he is not working, he enjoys reading, contributing to the community, watching television, and spending time with his friends and family.
Brian Hackney Age
Brian Hackney was born on Nov 12, 1957, in Hollister, California, United States of America. He is 64 years old and he celebrates his birthday on Nov 12 each and every year.
Brian Hackney Height
Hackney is a man of average stature and stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches ( Approximately 1.73 meters).
Brian Hackney Family
Hackney was born to his parents in Hollister, California, in the United States of America. Nevertheless, she has not babbled paramount intelligence with reference to his loving parents or whether he has any siblings. Thus, his family’s whereabouts are currently not available.
Brian Hackney Wife
Hackney has not revealed any details with respect to his marital status despite being a public figure. Thus, we can severely affirm that he is married, dating, or single. However, our well-abled team is still digging into this section and will keep you updated as soon as the information verified by our sources is ready.
Brian Hackney Education
Hackney schooled at a local high school. Thereafter, he enrolled at California Polytechnic State University located in San Luis Obispo and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering and Physics, Atmospheric Physics, and Microprocessor Electronics.
Brian Hackney Salary
He receives an annual salary of $87,336. This is according to KPIX-TV anchor’s/reporters’ salaries.
Brian Hackney’s Net Worth
Hackney has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $5 Million US dollars.
Brian Hackney Career
Hackney officially joined CBS5 News KPIX-TV back in 2005. Now, He serves as an anchor, producer, and meteorologist at the station. Hackney has appeared on the CBS Evening News providing live reports as a meteorologist. Further, he has also appeared nationally on Good Morning America co-hosting alongside Charlie Gibson and Joan Lunden.
Likewise, he is an 18-time Emmy award winner winning everything from Best Weather anchor to Best News Reporting to Best News Anchor to Best Documentary consecutively. However, he won five Emmy awards in the summer of 2013 representing more than half the total awards won by KPIX-TV.
In 2013, he won two National Associated Press Mark Twain awards for Best Documentary and Best Weathercast. Additionally, he has interviewed everyone from Edward Teller to Carl Sagan to Paul McCartney in the course of his career.
Before serving at KPIX-TV, he served as a vice president of broadcast at SAG-AFTRA located in Northern California from Aug 2015 -Jul 2017. Earlier, he labored in San Fransisco, California at KRON-TV. While still there, he served as a news anchor and meteorologist for 9 years from 1996 -2005.
Prior to that, he worked as a host at PBS NEWTON’S APPLE located in St. Paul, Minnesota from 1997 -2001. While there, he co-hosted the national program, Emmy award-winning program on Public Broadcasting. He began his journalism career in San Fransisco, California at KGO-TV as a meteorologist and science editor. Hackney worked here for 6 years from 1990 -1996.