Jason Hackett Biography, Wiki
Jason Hackett is an American News Anchor/Reporter working for KOCO 5 (ABC Affiliate) in Oklahoma City. He is thrilled to work with the KOCO 5 news team.
Jason Hackett Age, Birthday
Hackett was born on 6 May 1982, in the United States. As a result, he is 40 years old as of 2022. He celebrates his birthday on the 6th of May every year.
Jason Hackett Height, Measurements
Hackett stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m).
Jason Hackett’s Family
Hackett 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 Hackett has any siblings.
Jason Hackett’s Wife
Hackett is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of Hackett being in any past relationship with anyone.
Jason Hackett’s Net Worth
Hackett has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter.
Jason Hackett’s Salary
Hackett earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Jason Hackett Career
Hackett serves at KOCO 5 as a co-anchor for the weekday morning newscasts, where he works alongside anchors Alejandra Briones and Shelby Cashman, and Jonathan Conder (meteorologist). Before joining KOCO5, Hackett worked for an NBC affiliate, WPTV in West Palm Beach, Florida. There, he covered various major stories in Florida State, such as President Trump’s visits to Mar-a-Lago (his Florida resort), the massacre at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, and the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.
Mentioning education, Hackett is a proud alumnus of the University of Florida, where he graduated with a major in Telecommunications. During his leisure, he likes working out on his body fitness in the gym, trying new restaurants in the area, or reading and watching all things pro wrestling.
Jason Hackett Gorilla
On Thursday, August 22, 2019, a morning anchor Alex Housden ended a segment about a gorilla at the Oklahoma City Zoo by comparing the animal to Hackett, her co-anchor, saying, “Kind of looks like you.” On Friday, August 23, Alex Housden issued a tearful on-air apology to Hackett, saying that it wasn’t considerate. A good-hearted man, Hackett accepted her apology and stated that while he considers her a close friend, the comment for sure hurt his feelings.
Jason Hackett KOCO 5
Hackett is currently working at KOCO 5 where he works alongside other famous KOCO 5 meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Evan Onstot
- Zach Rael
- Mecca Rayne
- Jessica Schambach
- Michael Armstrong
- Sabrina Bates
- Jonathan Conder
- Mark Fryklund
- Kyle Hamm
- Buck King
- Damon Lane
- Chase Rutledge
- Nick Smith
- Derik Kline
- Shane Helton
Jason Hackett Social Media Platforms
Hackett is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 1700 followers on Instagram.