Ben Thompson Biography
Ben Thompson is an American Emmy award-winning anchor and host who is currently working at WCNC. He serves as the anchor of Wake Up Charlotte and WCNC Charlotte Midday, and the host of Flashpoint which is a political affairs show. In addition, he joined the WCNC news team in 2011.
Ben Thompson Age
Thompson likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 30’s.
Ben Thompson Height
Thompson stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Ben Thompson Family
Thompson has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Thompson has any siblings.
Ben Thompson Husband
Thompson is engaged to Brad and together they are parents to a 70-pound lap dog, Scout. He resides in Charlotte together with his fiancé. On September 6, 2020, he posted his engagement photo’s on his Instagram page.
Ben Thompson Net Worth
Thompson has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor and host.
Ben Thompson Salary
Thompson earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Ben Thompson Career
While he grew up, he enjoyed watching The Thompson breakfast table. On the Flashpoint show, he takes viewers inside some of the Carolinas’ biggest, most complex issues, and holds elected leaders accountable during probing political interviews. In addition, in the Wake-Up Charlotte together with his co-anchor, debate about their favorite foods, sharing their biggest pet peeves and laughing at their various personal quirks.
Aside from his work at the studio, he is also very active in community activities, and not long ago he volunteered with local charitable programs such as Read Across America Day, Scouting for Food, and the Salvation Army’s Magical Toy Drive.
He attended New York University where he graduated proudly. He also spent his early years as a journalist interning at the TODAY Show and MSNBC.
Ben Thompson WCNC
Thompson is currently working at WCNC where he works alongside other famous WCNC anchors and reporters including;
Ben Thompson Social Media Platforms
Thompson is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 6k followers on Twitter, over 3k followers on Instagram, and over 19k followers on Facebook.