Peyton Yager Bio, Wiki
Peyton Yager is an American News Reporter/Anchor working for KDFW FOX 4 in Dallas/Fort Worth, North Texas. She joined the station in March 2021.
Peyton Yager Age, Birthday
Yager is 27 years old as of 2021. She was born on September 19, 1994, in Friendswood, Texas, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 19th of September every year.
Peyton Yager Height
Yager stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m).
Peyton Yager Family, parents, siblings
Yager was raised in Friendswood, Texas with her loving parents; Rori Yager (mother) and John Yager (father). She has a brother, by the name of Austin Yager. Austin is 37 years old as of 2021, having been born on September 17, 1984.
Peyton Yager Husband, married
Yager is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of Yager being in any past relationship with anyone.
Peyton Yager Net Worth
Yager has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Reporter/Anchor.
Peyton Yager Salary
Yager earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Peyton Yager Education
Yager graduated from Friendswood High School and then attended the University of Texas at Austin. She graduated from the university in the year 2017 with a double major in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science. During her stint at the university, she was part of the Alpha Chi Omega, Sigma Alpha Lambda, Student Government, Texas Student Television, and Texas Silver Spurs Sweetheart.
In high school, she earned a Top Ten Academic Students Award, Texas Association of Secondary School Principals Teen Serving Texas Award, Academic All-State & First Team All-District Volleyball Award, Bergeson Chiropractic Scholarship Award, and many others.
Peyton Yager Career
Yager serves at KDFW FOX 4 in Dallas/Fort Worth, North Texas as a news reporter for the 9 P.M. and 10 P.M. newscasts. Before joining the station, she served at KFOR-TV in Oklahoma as a night-beat reporter for 3 years. While there, she covered devastating tornadoes, Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign rally in Tulsa, and the Johnson & Johnson opioid trial. Recently, she was dedicated to sharing the stories of Oklahomans deeply affected by the COVID-19 pandemic while pressing politicians for answers.
Before that, she worked in Fayetteville, Arkansas, for KNWA-TV and Fox 24 News (NBC and Fox affiliate) as a Weekend News Anchor and Multimedia Journalist. That is where she began her TV career.
Yager has been passionate about TV news since she was young. Growing up, she watched the news every morning before school and every evening before going to bed. Her curiosity for this craft started when her family evacuated after Hurricane Rita in the year 2005, and they sat in a hotel lobby for several days. She says that her eyes were glued to the TV watching the Reporters stand in intense conditions ready to bring our family constant information.
When it comes to internships, Yager has worked as a Political Intern at Spectrum (formerly Time-Warner Cable) in Austin, Texas. There she wrote and produced content for the nightly political show, “Capitol Tonight”. Also, she has served at KXAN-TV in Austin, Texas as a Political Intern for 5 months. Additionally, Yager has interned at KVUE-TV in Austin, Texas as a Reporter Shadower for 4 months. During her leisure, she likes rooting for Longhorns with her rescue pup Maci or enjoying a large plate of Tex-Mex in this beautiful city.
Peyton Yager Volleyball
Yager played for Friendswood Volleyball while in high school. On November 21, 2019, she and her teammates went to Garland, Texas. This was during her senior year.
Peyton Yager KDFW FOX 4
Yager is currently working at KDFW FOX 4 where she works alongside other famous KDFW FOX 4 anchors and reporters including;
- Lauren Przybyl
- Shaun Rabb
- Alberto Romero
- Tim Ryan
- David Sentendrey
- Clarice Tinsley
- Brandon Todd
- Ali Turiano
- Chip Waggoner
Peyton Yager Social Media Platforms
Yager is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 11.1K followers on Instagram.