Marissa Bailey is an American weekday morning anchor at WBBM/CBS Chicago, Marissa Bailey G’06 was a broadcast journalism major at the Newhouse School at Syracuse University.
Marissa Bailey Age – Birthday
Bailey was born on 29 October 1981, in Plattsburg, Clinton Count, USA.
Marissa Bailey Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches tall.
Marissa Bailey Family
Bailey has not shared about her family, however, it will be updated.
Marissa Bailey Husband
Bailey is happily married to her husband Michael Geller. The duo tied the knot on 30 August 2014. Her husband is also a producer for WGRZ-TV station. At present, Michael is an associate at DLA Piper in Chicago.
Marissa Bailey Kids
Bailey is blessed with a boy.
Marissa Bailey Salary
She receives an annual salary of between $20,000 – $100,000.
Marissa Bailey Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $ 1 million.
Marissa Bailey WBBM/CBS News
At WBBM News, she was first introduced to Ellen Crooke, a news director at WGRZ-TV in Buffalo. After their initial meeting, the two kept in touch as Bailey completed her degree, and it was Crooke who gave Bailey her first job as an on-air reporter and desk anchor. Bailey credits this initial meeting for kick-starting her successful career in broadcast journalism.
In addition, she also joined WGRZ-TV Channel 2 News right after her graduation. It is located in Buffalo, New York. Additionally she also started as a weekly reporter and then got promoted as an anchor, later becoming a solo anchor for the 10 p.m. news. Marissa also worked for the Sunday show “Daybreak Sunday” and her tenure at WGRZ-TV lasted from September 2006 to January 2013.
Later after working for WGRZ News, she got a chance to serve for CBS 2 Chicago, located in Chicago, Illinois. Similarly, she worked as a CBS General assignment reporter for two months before they promoted her to be an anchor of their weekend morning newscast.
In addition, she also served three days per week and replaced Lione Moise for the weekday morning news. Finally, she can be seen on CBS 2 Chicago on Saturday and Sunday, morning from 4:30 am to 7 am and 11 am to 11:30 am alongside Erin Kennedy.