Kristine Johnson Biography
Kristine Johnson is a Filipino Emmy Award-Winning Anchor/Reporter working for CBS 2 NY. She co-anchors the 5 p.m. & 11 p.m. news at WCBS-TV in New York City with Maurice DuBois. She joined the station in the fall of 2006.
Kristine Johnson Age
Johnson is 49 years old as of 2021. She was born on June 5, 1972, in Angeles, Pampanga, Philippines. She celebrates her birthday on 5th June every year.
Kristine Johnson Height
Johnson stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 54 kg.
Kristine Johnson Family
Johnson was born to a Filipina mother and a Swedish-American father in the Philippines. She has however not disclosed the names of her parents or whether she has any siblings.
Kristine Johnson Husband
Kristine is married to Steve Johnson since 31 August 1996. The couple is blessed with two children, a daughter Ava Johnson (born May 2002), and a son Burke Johnson (born March 2007). She resides in Upper Saddle River, New Jersey with her husband and children.
Kristine Johnson Net Worth
Johnson has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – 5 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor.
Kristine Johnson Salary
Johnson earns an average salary ranging from $45, 000 – $ 110, 500.
Kristine Johnson Career
Johnson serves at CBS 2 NY as a co-anchor for the 5 p.m. & 11 p.m. news. Throughout her career, Johnson has navigated her viewers through numerous breaking news events; this includes, including Hurricane Sandy, the Boston Marathon bombings, the Newtown school massacre, and two separate Pope visits to the Big Apple. Additionally, Johnson has anchors weekly on the network’s new digital platform CBSN is a fill-in anchor for CBS This Morning and has filed reports for CBS Sunday Morning.
In 1994, she started her career at WPRI in Providence, R.I. Johnson was hired as a part-time assignment editor. Over the next 10 years, Johnson transitioned through several production positions to her ultimate goal of reporting. In 2004, she left Providence for New York City. Johnson was hired by MSNBC and anchored daytime coverage.
She is honored to represent CBS 2 at various events around the Tri-State Area. She has worked closely with the greater New York chapters of the Susan G. Komen Race for a Cure, The Brain Tumor Foundation, March of Dimes, and the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run. When coming to her education, she attended the University of Nebraska where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and minors in political science, history, and English.
Kristine Johnson CBS 2 New York
Johnson is working at CBS 2 New York where she works alongside other famous CBS 2 New York anchors and reporters including;
- Elise Finch
- Otis Livingston
- Steve Overmyer
- Lisa Rozner
- Cindy Hsu
- Chris Wragge
- Hazel Sanchez
- Dick Brennan
- Ali Bauman
- Lonnie Quinn
- Tony Aiello
- Vanessa Murdock
- Mary Calvi
- Dana Tyler
- Jessica Moore
Kristine Johnson Social Media Platforms
Johnson is active on her social media accounts and often posts on her Facebook and Twitter. She has over 15k followers on Twitter and over 15k followers on Facebook.