George Knapp (KLAS) Wiki, Age, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, Married

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George Knapp Biography and Wiki

George Knapp is an award-winning American Journalist currently working as a chief investigative reporter at KLAS Channel 8 News in Las Vegas. Likewise, he is a conspiracy theorist, author, and talk radio host.

George Knapp Age and Birthday

George was born on April 18, 1953, in Woodbury, New Jersey, United States of America. He is 70 years old as of 2023. His zodiac sign is Aries. He will turn 71 years on April 18, 2024.

George Knapp Height

Knapp stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.

George Knapp Education

The news anchor enrolled at the West Georgia College where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications. Afterward, he joined the University of the Pacific, a private Methodist-affiliated university with its main campus in Stockton, California. From there, he received a Master’s degree in communications.

George Knapp Family, Parents, Siblings

George was born and brought up by his parents in Woodbury, New Jersey, United States of America. However, our attempts to find out more about their identities were in vain since he had not disclosed the information to the public. It is also not known whether he has any siblings or not. More information will be updated soon.

George Knapp Photo
George Knapp Photo

George Knapp Wife | Married

Regarding his marital status, Knapp is currently married to his lovely wife, Anne “The Viking” Fechner. It is known that the couple walked down the aisle and tied the knot in Kauai, Hawaii, in 2010.

George Knapp Children

There is no information provided on whether George has any children or not. Nonetheless, these details are currently under review and will be updated soon.

George Knapp Salary

Knapp receives an average salary of $90,420 annually from his career as a journalist. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.

George Knapp Net Worth

The news anchor has an estimated net worth of $350,000 to $700,000 (Approx.) as of 2023. This amount is from his extensive career as a news journalist.

KLAS Channel 8 News

KLAS Channel 8 News is a television station in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. It is affiliated with CBS News. It is known that Nexstar Media Group owns it. George is a broadcast journalist currently working at KLAS Channel 8 News in Las Vegas. Here, he serves as a chief reporter for Channel 8’s I-Team.

Likewise, he has served both as a news host and commentator for the Coast-to-Coast AM radio show. Initially, it is known that he was hired as a general assignment reporter in 1981. Before this, he was hired by CNN Network as their news correspondent.

He has also worked as a production assistant and photographer at KLVX-TV Channel 10 News. Most noteworthy, Knapp has taught broadcast journalism at UNLV and speech at California Polytechnic University. On the other hand, Knapp is a TV Series creator, feature screenwriter, and book author.


  • Skinwalkers at the Pentagon: An Insider’s Account of the Secret Government UFO
  • Journal Of the Missouri State Convention Held in Jefferson City June 1863


  • 24 Regional Emmy Awards
  • Five Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards
  • Two National Edward R. Murrow Awards
  • Nine Associated Press Mark Twain Awards
  • DuPont Award
  • Two Peabody Awards

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