John Carter Biography
John Carter is an American journalist currently working as a news anchor at WBTV in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. He joined the station in May 1996. He co-anchor WBTV News This Morning from 5:00 to 9:00 AM Monday through Friday.
John Carter Age
He was born in St. Charles, Missouri. Carter likes to keep his personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. However, he might be in his 60’s.
John Carter Height
Carter stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
John Carter Family
He is the son of Shirley Carter, a Missouri native and Billy Carter, who passed away in 2013 was from North Carolina. He has a brother Allan Carter, to who he gave his popular comic book store, Off The Wall Comics. They were married in Foristell, Missouri, where John was born and lived in nearby St. Charles. His family moved to Northern Carolina when John was nine. They moved to Shelby first then to Asheville, Black Mountain, Swant tonoa, and then back to Shelby.
John Carter Wife
Carter is married but has not revealed the identity of his wife. The couple has two children, Jerry Carter and Candice Carter, who are married and also live in the area.
John Carter Net Worth
Carter has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million -$5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
John Carter Salary
Information about how much Carter receives is currently under review and will be updated as soon as the information is available.
The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Carter.
|How old is John Carter?||Not Available|
|How tall is John Carter?||5 feet 8 inches|
|Who is John Carter married to?||Not Available|
|How much money does John Carter earn?||$45,000 – $110,500|
|How much is John Carter worth?||$1 Million – $5 Million|
John Carter Career
He started working at WBTV as a news assistant after graduating from Appalachian State University in Boone, where John graduated with a degree in Communication Arts with a focus in Broadcasting. John had several positions at WBTV over the next few years, including general assignment reporter, consumer reporter, chief/reporter of the Western Bureau, news producer/consumer director, and news producer/managing editor. He was also the host of the famous Carolina Camera segment, traveling to bring back tales of fascinating and unusual people, locations, and stuff around North and South Carolina.
John left WBTV following his work on Carolina Camera and formed his own video production company. John became very interested in politics during his time away from WBTV and was elected to the Senate of North Carolina, serving the 25th District of Cleveland, Gaston, Lincoln, and Rutherford Counties. Because of family and business considerations, John decided not to run for a second term.
John started working with Mecklenburg County as a Public Relations Specialist after leaving the Senate, where he oversaw the video production work of the county and served as a county spokesperson. WBTV came calling again only a few years later, and John returned to the station to anchor the WBTV News Morning Show and later, WBTV News at Noon.
In late 2005, John was diagnosed in the United States with prostate cancer, the number one cancer in men. He has made a variety of diagnosis reports and continues to make updates on his therapy as well as stories on the latest in medical science and technology.
John Carter WBTV
Carter is currently working at WBTV where he works alongside other famous WBTV anchors and reporters including;
- Mary King
- Al Conklin
- Abby Theodros
- Nate Wimberly
- Chandler Morgan
- Dee Dee Gatton
- Jason Myers
- Leigh Brock
- Eric Thomas
- Molly Grantham
- Alex Giles
- Maureen O’Boyle
- Jamie Boll
- Jonathan Stacey
John Carter Social Media Platforms
Carter is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 9.2k followers on Twitter, over 3.2k followers on Instagram, and over 17k followers on Facebook.