Ted Phaeton Biography
Ted Phaeton is an American Anchor, Reporter, Meteorologist, and Multimedia Journalist working for Queen City News serving as a Meteorologist. Before joining the station he worked for FOX Carolina in Greenville, SC. First as the weekend Meteorologist, then as the Morning Anchor.
Ted Phaeton Age
Phaeton likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not disclosed the date, month, or year in which he was born. However, he might be in his 40’s judging from his appearance.
Ted Phaeton Height
Phaeton stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 4 inches.
Ted Phaeton Family
Phaeton was born in New York to his caring parents. Ted’s love for weather began in his early years at the age of five when the 1993 “Storm of the Century” brought mounds of snow to his parents’ doorstep. He recalls being thrown across the front yard by the powerful winds while assisting his dad with shoveling the driveway.
Ted Phaeton Wife
Phaeton is happily married to his lovely wife Jessica Phaeton. Ted posted on his Instagram account a photo of his wife expecting a baby and they are very excited. They also own a dog named Bruno whom they both love a lot.
Ted Phaeton’s Net Worth
Phaeton has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Reporter.
Ted Phaeton Salary
Phaeton earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Ted Phaeton Career
Phaeton’s love for weather began in his early years at the age of five when the 1993 “Storm of the Century” brought mounds of snow to his parents’ doorstep. He recalls being thrown across the front yard by the powerful winds while assisting his dad with shoveling the driveway. This experience fueled his decision to pursue Broadcast Meteorology at The State University of New York at Albany.
Alongside a minor in Geography and a G.I.S. Certificate, these studies equipped him with the tools to follow his passion for weather and connect with and assist others. After graduation, he worked for a law firm in New York, serving as a weather consultant for cases involving weather-related issues. This role included gathering data from the National Climatic Data Center and preparing memorandums for legal arguments.
However, the attraction of being in front of the camera proved too strong, leading him to embark on his on-air career with WNEM-TV5 in Saginaw, MI. Surviving the cold winters, He eventually found his way to the Carolinas, spending seven years with FOX Carolina in Greenville, SC. He began as the weekend Meteorologist and later transitioned to the role of Morning Anchor.
During his tenure, he covered not only severe weather but also reported on tropical systems affecting the Carolina Coast, including hurricanes Matthew and Florence. His field reports aimed to keep residents and viewers informed and safe throughout the lifespan and impact of each storm. In recognition of his commitment, he joined the National Weather Association and earned the NWA Television/Radio Seal of Approval in December 2016. Outside of work, whether he is breaking a sweat in the gym, hosting his podcast, or enjoying outings with his wife and Bruno.
Ted Phaeton Queen City News
Phaeton is working at Queen City News alongside other famous Queen City News meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;
- Morgan Frances
- Carla Gebhart
- Jason Harper
- Robin Kanady
- Mike Lacett
- Tara Lane
- Will Lewis
- Ann Wyatt Little
- Jim Lytle
- Julian Sadur
Ted Phaeton Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and often posts on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.