Jackie Bange Biography, Age, Family, Husband, WGN-TV and Net Worth

Jackie Bange Biography

Jackie Bange is an American news anchor and reporter. Bange is the weekend anchor and reporter for independent station WGN-TV. Moreover, Jackie has co-anchored the weekend edition of the station’s primetime newscast WGN News at Nine since October 1995. She is married with three children.

Jackie Bange Age and Birthday

The American-born journalist, Jackie, was born on September 8th, 1961 in the United States. Bange is 59 years old as of 2020. She celebrates her birthday on September 8th every year.

Jackie Bange Height and Weight

The American journalist stands at an average height and a moderate weight. She has blonde hair and light brown eyes. Moreover, her body measurements are 33-26-32inches. Her height and weight will soon be updated.

Jackie Bange Family, Parents, and Siblings

Jackie who is an American journalist was born in the United States. She was born to a father who used to be a news anchor in Miami, Florida. In addition, her mother was a meteorologist in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.


Jackie Bange Dating, Wife and Children

Bange is a married woman. She is married to George Strickland. The couple is blessed to have three children, two daughters ad one son. She has not disclosed the names of her children yet. She was previously in a relationship with Dale Chapman who is a television executive producer.

Jackie Bange Education and Career


Jackie is a graduate. She graduated from the University of Florida, where she received her post-baccalaureate degree in Telecommunications. Bange also has an undergraduate degree from Florida State University in Management Information Systems.


Prior to joining WGN-TV, Bange was working as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor for WMAQ-TV. Jackie began her career as a noon anchor and reporter for CBS affiliate WPEC-TV in West Palm Beach, Florida. She became a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor for NBC-owned-and-operated station WMAQ-TV in Chicago in 1990.

Additionally, Bange has covered news from exotic international locales, including Africa and Paris, France. After covering Hurricane Katrina, she also brought Chicagoland “Into the Darkness”, which profiled two Chicago-area pilots and their crew who were the first to arrive in New Orleans and help rescue hundreds of stranded residents. In 2009, Jackie completed the Olympic length of the Chicago Triathlon.

Jackie Bange Net Worth and Salary

Bange made a living out of being a journalist over the years of her career. She has an estimated annual salary ranging from $47k to $154k. Moreover, she has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

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