Rob Stafford Biography
Rob Stafford is a popular American journalist and anchor currently anchoring the NBC5 WMAQ-TV 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 10 p.m. newscasts alongside Allison Rosati in Chicago. He joined the station as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor on 23rd September 2007. Rob became the main anchor position in July 2009.
Rob Stafford Age
Rob Stafford was born on 15th December 1958,
Rob Stafford Height
Stafford is a man of tall stature and stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches (Approx. 1.8 m).
Rob Stafford Family
Rob was born to his father Mr. Stafford and his mother in New Hampshire. He was raised alongside his brother called Christopher Stafford and a sister named Susan Stafford.
Rob Stafford Education
Rob Stafford Wife
Rob is happily hitched to his wife beautiful wife called Lisa. Together, the two are blessed with three children. One of their daughters is called Addy and she is an actress. The family stays in Hinsdale, Illinois with their dog known as Bear.
Rob Stafford Salary
He receives a decent salary of $78,765 per year. This is in accordance with NBC 5 anchors’ salaries.
Rob Stafford’s Net Worth
Rob Stafford has stockpiled a decent wealth over the years he has worked and has an approximated net worth ranging between $1 million to $5 million.
Rob Stafford Career
Currently, Rob works as a co-anchor of the NBC5 News at 5 pm, 6 pm, and 10 pm along with Allison Rosati. He joined the station as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor on 23rd September 2007. Rob became the main anchor position in July 2009. Rob joined NBC News in 1996 after serving as a consumer reporter and substitute anchor at WBBM-TV, Chicago. Prior to that, Rob anchored the morning newscast at WFTV-TV based in Orlando.
Before, he served at NBC’s Dateline NBC newsmagazine show for 11 years for the newsmagazine program as a Chicago-based correspondent. Rob was fired from Dateline NBC in a cost-cutting move in 2006. While at Dateline, he won two national news Emmy awards. Furthermore, Rob also received the Edward R. Murrow award for his Dateline investigation into racial profiling in the year 2000.
He has garnered honor from local chapters of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences during his 37-year career. Rob won nine Emmy Awards in the Florida and Chicago markets. He also received an RTNDA Award, an Iris Award, and four Associated Press awards.