| Date of Birth :|| Aug 27th, 1944
| Age :||73 Years old
No. 1 rated and most viewed news anchor in Chicago the ABC7 news, Ron Magers is the weeknight anchor for WLS-TV. he also co-anchors the 5;00 pm and 10;00 pm broadcasts along with Cheryl Burton and Kathy Brock. Ron magers, 73, is married to associate director Elise Magers and has given birth to three children. Looking at his hardwork and dedication, it comes off as no surprise that his net worth is $1.1 billion.
Bio and Career:
Ron magers was born of 27th august, 1944 in san Bernardino, California but was brought up in Cordova, Alaska and Ellensburg, Washington. He is the brother of Paul magers who is also an anchor for the KCBS-TV. Magers had been keenly interested in journalism since a young age. He first started his broadcasting career during his high school in host radio show in Toppenish, Washington. Later, he joined KEZI-TV in Eugene in 1965 as a reporter and news contributor which was the start of his real professional career.
Magers hosted a syndicated program in 1971 titled "Ron Magers Electric Impressions", a group W 30 minute weekly broadcasted nationwide. Ron has contributed a lot in his field by reporting and anchoring for various news broadcasting networks. He anchored for KPIX-TV in Sanfrancisco, California from 1968-74, hired as principal anchor for KSTP-TV the ABC (formerly NBC) affiliated in Minneapolis, Saint Paul from 1974-81 and co-anchored the 5, 6 and 10 pm newscasts of WMAQ-TV from 1981-97. Later, Magers joined WLS in 1998 and retired from ABC on may 25, 2016 with a final late evening newscast with tributes from colleagues and staffs.
Net worth and salary:
Ron magers has not disclosed any information about his salary and neither has any of his broadcasting channels. But it is assumed that his net worth is a whopping $1.1 billion which is not a surprise since we know about his hardwork and struggle to achieve his goals and become the successful personality that he is today.
Marital status and children:
There is not much information about Ron Magers family as he has kept a veil on his private life. All we know is that Ron magers is happily married to Elise magers who is an associate director at counselling centre. Together, they have given birth to three children, all daughter, named Tracy magers, Tia Koso and Kendall Hewitt. Identities of his daughter have been kept secret as the family currently resides in Chicago.
Wiki and Facts:
Ron magers was born in California, united states and is white in ethnicity. He has won numerous awards for his work including six Chicago Emmy awards, national press club citation and Peter Lisagor award. Furthermore, he was awarded with the associated press, Ohio state award and Illinois Broadcaster association with ethics awards of society of professional journalist. He has worked hard in order to achieve his lifelong dream of becoming a journalist and did justice to his work and profession. More information on his private and professional life can be found on wiki and other websites on the internet.