Jesse Wells (Reporter) Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, FOX 59, Net Worth, Salary and Twitter

Jesse Wells Biography

Jesse Wells is an American reporter currently working at FOX 59 and CBS4Indy in Indianapolis since joining the station in July 2015. Wells graduated Summa Cum Laude, the highest honor given by the University, in May 1999 with degrees in both Journalism and Film Studies.

Jesse Wells Age

Wells is a born and bred Hawkeye. Jesse grew up in the Quad Cities. He likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, might be in his 40’s.

Jesse Wells Height

Wells stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Jesse Wells Family

Wells 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 Wells has any siblings.

Jesse Wells Wife

Wells married Jennifer after college. The two met while Wells was working in Fort Wayne. The couple tied the knot in 2007 and they are blessed with two beautiful children, Ryne and Elizabeth. When he is not working, he loves taking care of his wife and kids.

He also enjoyed his time working at KFOR in Oklahoma City but moved back to Indy to be closer to family. When he is not working he is a huge college sports fan. Finding him down on Saturdays in the fall isn’t hard. Jesse frequently watches college football.

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Jesse Wells Net Worth

Wells has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a reporter.

Jesse Wells Salary

Wells earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Jesse Wells Career

Wells is working in the Hoosier state for his second stint. He as well worked for 3 years at the NBC affiliate in Fort Wayne. Prior to Indiana, he worked at stations in Sioux City, Green Bay, and most recently for 8 great years in Oklahoma City. During his time as a Sooner, Wells specialized in covering crime stories and spent nearly every day at the “cop shop”. Wells also won an Emmy for reporting the deadly May 20th, 2013 tornado when several kids died inside Plaza Towers Elementary school.

Jesse is also an avid movie buff. “Movies aren’t that different from news,” Jesse explains. “They’re both centered on people and their stories. Of course Hollywood uses more CGI, but for human drama, it’s hard to top the evening news.” Wells is an avid movie buff. He says that movies aren’t that different from news, since both are centered on people and their narrations. Of course Hollywood uses more CGI, but for the human drama, it’s hard to top the evening news.

Jesse Wells FOX59

Wells is currently working at FOX59 where he works alongside other famous FOX59 anchors and reporters including;

  1. Colby Thelen
  2. Kayla Sullivan
  3. Dan Spehler
  4. Kelly Reinke
  5. Zach Myers
  6. Russ McQuaid
  7. Nick McGill
  8. Krista McEnany
  9. Darius Johnson
  10. Jill Glavan
  11. Ray Cortopassi
  12. Melissa Crash
  13. Courtney Crown
  14. Britt Baker
  15. Beairshelle Edmé
  16. Sherman Burdette
  17. Dave Griffiths
  18. Mike Sullivan
  19. Jessica Hayes
  20. Alexa Green

Jesse Wells Social Media Platforms

Wells is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook and Twitter. He has over 1,000 followers on Twitter and 900 followers on Facebook.