Who is Mike Duffy?
Mike Duffy is an Emmy Award Winning anchor and reporter at WXYZ-TV. He’s been providing top news to a variety of local and national audiences for 20 years with perfection.
In addition, he has a wealth of experience in reporting on events, writing, producing, and anchoring stories that are renowned around the globe. His resume indicates that he once worked as an editorial producer and reporter at CNN.
During that time, he was in charge of live shoots and worked in the studio’s control room under pressure from the network to fulfill the deadlines for breaking news. He also gave the executive producer and show host editorial some guidance.
Mike Duffy Education
Duffy graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Theatre from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Mike Duffy Age, Family
Mike has not shared his birth details. What we are certain of is that he grew up in the northern suburbs of Chicago. He comes from a big family of six kids. He credits his desire to pursue a career in journalism to his elder brother, who served as the first broadcast journalist in their family.
Mike Duffy Height
Duffy stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Mike Duffy Salary
Duffy earns an average salary of $72,627. He works as an anchor and reporter at WXYZ-TV.
Mike Duffy’s Net Worth
The WXYZ journalist has an estimated net worth of $900,000. His wealth comes from the earnings of his career which spans more than ten years.
Mike Duffy WXYZ
Mike Duffy formerly worked as an anchor and reporter at ABC 10 before he ended up as a weekend anchor and reporter at WXYZ. During that time, he was the host of the weekday evening newscasts at the time, and he maintained a close watch on the media environment and the most recent news happenings.
His professional journey has been everything but standard. During his time in college, he worked in public radio but later decided it wasn’t quite the kind of job he wanted.
After graduating from college, he traveled to New York City and worked as a bartender for the five years that followed in a piano bar in the West Village.
He would take time off sometimes to explore the world with a backpack. Actually, he traveled to more than 40 nations during that time, but somehow, it became boring.
Mike got his first TV job working as a production assistant at CNN Headline News for Nancy Grace. After advancing through the ranks there, Nancy started encouraging him to report live from court on a number of noteworthy criminal cases throughout the nation. This was his first breakthrough.
Mike paid attention to the advice of his coworkers who had urged him to go to the opposite side of the camera. Since then, he has worked as a local news reporter in small-town Medford, Oregon, and Sacramento, California.
Mike Duffy Husband
Mike is openly gay. He is married to his husband, John David. Mike and his husband are passionate gardeners. They often shop at one or more farmers’ markets on the weekends and then cook a lot at home. The couple has no children as of 2023.