Tom Skilling Bio, Age, Height, Health, Husband, Kids, Salary, WGN-TV
January 23, 2021
Tom Skilling Biography
This is what you need to know about Tom Skilling, an American well-known television Meterologist currently working for WGN-TV in Chicago since 1978. Skilling is under contract at WGN until 2022
Tom Skilling Age
Skilling was born on 20 February 1952 in Aurora, Illinois, United States. He is 68 years old as of 2020.
Tom Skilling Height
Tom Skilling Family
Skilling is the oldest out of four children. he was born to parents Betty C. Skilling, Thomas Ethelbert Skilling, Jr. He is blessed with three siblings Jeffrey Skilling, Sue Skilling, Mark Skilling.
Tom Skilling Wife
Skilling has not shared any information about his current love life. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Tom Skilling Salary
Skilling receives an annual average salary of $ 1 million. This is according to WGN-TV News anchors/reporter’s salaries. He is currently WGN-TV’s chief meteorologist and is rumored to be the highest-paid local broadcast meteorologist in the United States.
Tom Skilling Net Worth
Skilling has an estimated Net Worth of $15 million. dollars. Her career as a news anchor is her primary source of income.
Tom Skilling Education
He attended West Aurora High School. She later attended the University of Wisconsin in Madison to study meteorology and journalism.
Tom Skilling WGN News
Skilling is an American well-known television Meterologist currently working for WGN-TV in Chicago since 1978. Skilling is under contract at WGN until 2022. He also writes the daily weather column for the Chicago Tribune. His weather broadcasts have always featured the latest technology in computer imagery and animation techniques.
He has long been hailed for his in-depth reports and striking accuracy, perhaps best highlighted by his correctly predicting the Groundhog Day blizzard in 2011 almost two weeks before it paralyzed the Chicago area.
He is a member of the American Meteorological Society and National Weather Association. He hosts annual tornado and severe weather seminars at the Fermi National Accelerator Lab (Fermilab) in Batavia, Illinois. 2013 marked the 32nd year of the seminar and the first that featured presentations specifically on climate change.
Tom Skilling Weight Loss
In 2020, he has lost 110 pounds due to health complications. He is eight pounds away from his goal.
Tom Skilling Before Surgery
Skilling shared on his page saying underwent gastric bypass surgery, but the procedure was just the beginning. In February, the meteorologist shared the news about his procedure which went well.