Eric Burke Biography
Eric Burke is an American journalist who serves at WAFF 48 as the weekend meteorologist since September 2017. He is a member of the station’s First Alert weather team. Eric comes to Huntsville from WTVQ in Lexington, Kentucky, and is excited to call the Rocket City home.
Eric Burke Age
Burke 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.
Eric Burke Height
Burke stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Eric Burke Family
Burke 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 Eric has any siblings.
Eric Burke Wife
Burke is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Eric Burke Net Worth
Burke has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Eric Burke Salary
Burke earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Eric Burke Career
Eric was the weekday morning meteorologist at KNBN in Rapid City, South Dakota, before coming to Lexington. He’d always been fascinated by extreme weather and winter storms as a kid. Eric attended Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois, because of his interest in weather. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in meteorology and a minor in broadcast journalism. Eric served as a meteorologist and reporter for NTC News Tonight, a student-run television station, while at NIU. Before going to the Black Hills of South Dakota, he worked as an intern at WREX in Rockford, Illinois, and WFLD Fox Chicago.
Eric enjoys pulling divots on the golf course, riding his Harley Davidson, attempting to cook, and playing goalie in a recreational ice hockey league in his leisure time. Eric is a Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Cubs fan who grew up in Homer Glen, Illinois.
Eric is a member of the American Meteorological Society and holds the designation of AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist.
Eric Burke WAFF 48
Burke is currently working at WAFF 48 where he works alongside other famous WAFF 48 anchors and reporters including;
- Georgia Chambers
- Carl Prather
- Kellie Miller
- Nolan Crane
- Margo Gray
- Trent Butler
- Haley Baker
- Brandon Spinner
- Abigail Degler
Eric Burke Social Media Platforms
Burke is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 2k followers on Twitter, over 200 followers on Instagram, and over 14k followers on Facebook.