Josh Marthers Biography
Josh Marthers is an American Emmy-awarded meteorologist who serves WCBD as a morning meteorologist on News 2 Today. He joined the station in 2007 and has served the station for more than 1 and a half decades.
Josh Marthers Age
Marthers was born and raised in Spartanburg, SC. He 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 50’s.
Josh Marthers Height
Marthers stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Josh Marthers Family
Marthers was born and raised in Spartanburg, SC to his father and mother. She has managed to keep his/her personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents or siblings.
Josh Marthers Wife
Marthers 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.
Josh Marthers Net Worth
Marthers has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a meteorologist.
Josh Marthers Salary
Marthers earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Josh Marthers Education
Marthers is a proud graduate of Mississippi State University and the University of South Carolina where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science respectively.
Josh Marthers Career
Marthers serves WCBD as a morning meteorologist on News 2 Today. He joined the station in 2007 and has served the station for more than 1 and a half decades. He has almost 15 years of experience in his career, and serves you a plan for the day ahead each morning on News 2 Today.
South Carolinians were guided by Marthers through some of Mother Nature’s worst from the April 2020 tornado outbreak, Hurricanes Matthew, Irma, and Dorian, Ides of the March 2008 tornado outbreak, devastating South Carolina floods of October 2015 to back-to-back ice storms in 2014.
Further, he serves as a member of the American Meteorological Association. His forecasts have earned the renowned Seal of Approval from the organization. In 2017, he received the Southeast Regional Emmy for Outstanding On-Camera Talent. Additionally, Storm Team 2 attained a nomination for an Emmy for their Hurricane Matthew report.
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences honored him with an Excellence In My Market Award for Outstanding On-Camera Talent in 2018. In addition, he earned selection to Weathercaster of the Year by the Radio, Television, and Digital News Association of the Carolinas in 2016, 2017, and 2018. His contribution to the team’s coverage of the floods in October 2015 earned him an Emmy nomination for Best Morning Newscast. He has been selected “favorite television personality” three years in a row by Mt. Pleasant Magazine readers, as well as “favorite local celebrity” in 2017.
Readers of the Post & Courier nominated him as “Favorite Local Weathercaster” and “Favorite Local TV Personality” in their Charleston’s Choice campaign in 2017, 2018, and 2019. He is a special events adviser for the Carolina Children’s Charity and has served on its board of directors in the past. Marthers volunteers with Camp Happy Days, the American Heart Association of the Lowcountry, the Alzheimer’s Association of the Lowcountry, and the Ethen Richardson Foundation in addition to the Carolina Children’s Charity.
Josh Marthers WCBD
Marthers is working at WCBD where he works alongside other famous WCBD anchors and reporters including;
- Carolyn Murray
- Brendan Clark
- Octavia Mitchell
- Sofia deSaussure
- Katie Augustine
- Amaris Jenkins
- Hanna Powers
- Rob Fowler
- David Dickson
- Megan James
- Mark Morgan
- Jasmine McKoy
- John Barron
Josh Marthers Social Media Platforms
Marthers is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 8k followers on Twitter, over 5k followers on Instagram, and over 14k followers on Facebook.