Kim Johnson Biography
Kim Johnson is an American Emmy award-winning Journalist who was born and brought-up in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Currently, she serves as a Freelance Network Reporter for Law & Crime. Previously, she worked at WCCO in Minneapolis, Minnesota as a WCCO This Morning anchor and initially as a Saturday Morning Anchor and Reporter for 6 years. She worked at KTVX-TV in Salt Lake City, Utah as Weekend Anchor and Reporter.
Kim worked at FOX 18/WQAD News 8 as a Primary Weekday Anchor. She served as a Anchor, Producer and Reporter for NBC26, Reporter, Anchor and Producer for WDIO-TV and as Anchor, Producer and Reporter for Life in the Prairie, Ep-TV. She also worked at Twin Cities Public Television as the Almanac at the Capitol Intern and at Top 20 Market as a KSTP-TV Assignment Desk Intern and as a WCCO-TV Special Projects Intern.
|Full Names||Kim Johnson|
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|Race / Ethnicity||White|
Kim Johnson Age and Birthday
Johnson is over 30 years, she celebrates her birthday on 29th August of every year and her birth sign is Virgo. She has not shared her exact year of birth making it difficult to establish her exact age. However, we will update this section once this information is available.
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|Place of Birth||Maple Grove, Minnesota, United States of America|
Kim Johnson Height and Weight
Kim stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 meters).
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Kim Johnson Education
Johnson attended and graduated from Maple Grove Senior High. She then enrolled at the University of Minnesota in 2001, from where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Journalism, Political Science, Women’s Studies in 2006. She began her journalism career at Top 20 Market as a KSTP-TV Assignment Desk Intern and as a WCCO-TV Special Projects Intern.
|School||Maple Grove Senior High|
|College/ University||University of Minnesota|
|Highest Qualification||Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)|
Kim Johnson Family, Parents and Siblings
Kim was born to her mother Peggy Johnson and her father whose identity is unavailable. She spent her childhood with her sister Kristina. Our efforts to find out more about her family came to no avail as no such information is publicly available. Thus, the identity of her father is still unclear. We will update this section once this information is available.
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Kim Johnson Husband Dan McIntosh
Johnson is happily married to her longtime boyfriend Dan McIntosh. The couple tied the knot on 26 July 2017, in adorable wedding in Wayzata that was attended by family, friends, and fellow news anchors, like Jason DeRusha, Ali Lucia, and Matt Brickman. They are blessed with two children a son and a daughter.
Kim Johnson Salary
Kim receives an average annual salary of between $24,292 and $72,507. This translates to an hourly average wage of between $10.15 and $31.32. This is Per our average wage estimates for a journalist in the United States. However, these figures may vary substantially according to the level of seniority of the employee. At the moment, we do not have the exact salary but we will update this section when the information is available.
Kim Johnson Net Worth
Johnson has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars as of 2021. This includes her assets, money and income. Her primary source of income is her career as a Journalist. Through her various sources of income, she has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
|Salary||$24,292 and $72,507|
|Net Worth||$1 million dollars|
|Source of Income||Journalist|
Kim Johnson WCCO-TV
Johnson started her profession in 2006 in Duluth, Minnesota functioning as a journalist, covering government undertakings and the city corridor. In 2009, Johnson moved from Minnesota to Green Bay, Wisconsin to turn into an end of the week stay before migrating to Illinois/Iowa in the Quad Cities to function as a grapple lastly to Salt Lake City, Utah to fill in as an end of the week stay for a nearby news station.
Kim joined WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, Minnesota as the stay for the station’s Saturday morning appear in May of 2014. She likewise filled in as a traffic correspondent and following one year at the station, she, at last, turned into the early afternoon and morning, anchorperson. At present, as yet mooring for WCCO-TV, Johnson has secured stories, for example, the 2016 Presidential Campaign to other major political occasions.
Kim Johnson Leaving WCCO
Johnson posted on her Facebook page on 1st June that she was no longer the morning news anchor at WCCO. She was fired from the station at the end of May 2020 as the station wanted “to go in a different direction”. She said;
“Friends, it is with a heavy heart to tell you that I am no longer an employee of WCCO. It has been a dream to tell stories of my hometown with my fellow Minnesotans for six years. I pinched myself every day walking into that building and will continue to do so as I reflect on the privilege it has been to be a journalist at one of the best TV stations in the country, I am not sure what my future holds but I have faith (and) I will keep my chin up and be okay.”
The WCCO spokesperson offered a statement from management saying;
“We are restructuring various operations at CBS as part our ongoing integration with Viacom, and to adapt to changes in our business, including those related to COVID-19. Our thoughts today are with our departing colleagues for their friendship, service and many important contributions to CBS.”
Kim Johnson Awards and Accolades
The news anchor has been the Regional Edward R. Murrow Award recurring times for her coverage of survivors of Breast Cancer and their stories and has won a total of three Emmys for her coverage of hard-hitting bulletins that include the illegal sale of drugs forbidden by the FDA. She has also taken part in the’ William Randolph Hearst Competition’ for National Television Broadcast
Kim Johnson Hobby
When she is not working, Johnson enjoys staying as active as possible and loves spending time outdoors. She mainly enjoys skiing, hiking, and running. She loves cats and has one named Sophie who has been a part of her life since her days in Duluth, Minnesota when she was first starting out in the news industry.
Kim is passionate about giving back to her local community and enjoys working with the American Cancer Society and the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance to help people battling the diseases. Johnson also tries her best to work with other charities but those are the two closest to her heart for now.
Frequently Asked Questions About Kim Johnson
Johnson is an American Emmy award-winning Journalist who was born and brought up in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Currently, she serves as a Freelance Network Reporter for Law & Crime.).
Johnson is an American national born on 29th August, in Maple Grove,Minnesota. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Johnson stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70meters).
Kim is happily married to her longtime boyfriend Dan McIntosh. The couple tied the knot on 26 July 2017, in an adorable wedding in Wayzata that was attended by family, friends, and fellow news anchors, like Jason DeRusha, Ali Lucia, and Matt Brickman.
Johnson has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars as of 2021. This includes her assets, money and income. Her primary source of income is her career as a Journalist.
Details about Kim’s salary are not yet disclosed. However, information about how much he makes will be updated as soon as it is available.
Johnson is a resident of Maple Grove, Minnesota. we shall upload pictures of his house as soon as we have them.
kim is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of her being sick or having any health-related issues.