Sam Champion Biography and Wiki
Sam Champion is a well-known American weather anchor. He currently serves at WABC-TV. He has been part of the station’s weather family since rejoining in 2019.
Sam Champion Age and Birthday
Champion was born on August 13, 1961, in Paducah, Kentucky in the United States. He is 61 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Leo. Sam turns 62 years old on Aug 13, 2022.
Sam Champion Height and Weight
Sam appears to be quite tall according to his photos. He stands at an average height of 5feet and 10 inches ( Approx.1.78m) and has a moderate weight.
Sam Champion Education
Champion is quite a learned individual. He attended Eastern Kentucky University, later graduated, and was awarded his broadcast news.
Sam Champion Family
Sam was born and raised in Paducah, Kentucky in the United States by his parents, James H. Champion and Sylvia Anne Champion.
He was raised alongside his sister Teresa Champion.
Sam Champion Gay
Champion is happily married to his lovely husband Rubem Robierb. The couple decided to officially tie the knot in 2012, in New York.
Further information about their adopted children is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Sam Champion Career
Sam has had quite an impressive career, His journalism career as an intern at WKYT TV in Lexington, KY. Immediately after leaving WKYT, Champion joined WPSD in Paducah, KY where he worked as a meteorologist. Additionally, Champion worked as a meteorologist for WJKS in Jacksonville, Fl for a short while.
He left WJKS/ WCWJ and joined WABC’s Eyewitness News in 1988. Sam served as a weather anchor at WABC before serving in Good Morning America (GMA) in 2004. However, Sam officially joined Good Morning America on Sep 5, 2006.
Sam Champion Salary
According to WABC estimates, Sam receives an annual salary ranging from $27,700 – $78,800. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.
Sam Champion Net Worth
Champion has a net worth of $350,000. This amount is from his extensive career among other investments.