Tom Wachs Biography
Tom Wachs is an American journalist who serves FOX6 as a weekday evening meteorologist. He joined the station in June 2014. Previously, he served KCTV/KSMO as a weekend evening meteorologist for 6 years.
Tom Wachs Age
Wachs likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 50’s.
Tom Wachs Height
Wachs stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Tom Wachs Family
Wachs has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Tom has any siblings.
Tom Wachs Wife
Wachs is a married man. Together with his wife, they have been blessed with a daughter. However, he has not revealed the name of his wife or that of his daughter as he is private about his personal life.
Tom Wachs Net Worth
Wachs has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Tom Wachs Salary
Wachs earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Tom Wachs Education
After graduating from Homestead High School, Wachs attended both the University of Oklahoma and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Tom Wachs Career
Wachs serves FOX6 as a weekday evening meteorologist. He joined the station in June 2014. Previously, he served KCTV/KSMO as a weekend evening meteorologist for 6 years. Ever since age 3, he knew he wanted to be a meteorologist. He grew up in Mequon, watching and learning from former FOX6 Chief Meteorologist Vince Candella.
In high school, he was fortunate to intern with Vince. So, it’s a dream come true to work at FOX6. He dove into the business early, interning at many TV stations in both Milwaukee and Oklahoma City. He also interned at The Weather Channel in Atlanta. After college, he spent two years as Chief Meteorologist at KNOP-TV in North Platte, Nebraska before moving to WJHL-TV in northeast Tennessee.
He met my beautiful wife in Tennessee and he headed for Kansas City, where he worked at KCTV for 6 years, doing TV weather and storm chasing for the station. Wachs was one of the first 200 people in the country to receive the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist designation (“CBM”) from the American Meteorological Society. He was also honored to receive the 2019 Best Weathercast Award from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association.
Tom Wachs FOX6
Wachs is working at FOX6 where he works alongside other famous FOX6 anchors and reporters including;
- Derica Williams
- A.J Waterman
- Christina Van Zelst
- Mary Stoker
- Evan Peterson
- Ted Perry
- Kim Murphy
Tom Wachs Social Media Platforms
Wachs is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 5k followers on Twitter, over 700 followers on Instagram, and over 6k followers on Facebook.