Paul Martino Biography and Wiki
Paul Martino is an American journalist working as an evening news anchor for KDKA TV. Before joining KDKA, Martino worked at WKRG-TV in Mobile, Alabama as a reporter. He announced that he will retire from news anchoring at KDKA on June 30th.
Paul Martino Age
Martino was born in Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. He has not shared his age and the year he was born. This section will be updated as soon as possible.
Paul Martino Height
Paul is of average height. He has not shared his height measurements. His height, weight, and other body measurements will be updated soon.
Paul Martino Family
Paul was born and raised by his parents in Chicago. Information about his family and childhood including his parents and siblings is not available. This section will be updated as soon as information about his parents is available.
Paul Martino Wife
Paul is married to Joy Martino. Their wedding was presided by Mayor Bill Peduto at the City-County Building. They have three children in their marriage.
Paul Martino Education
Martino graduated from Southern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio-Television.
Paul Martino Anchor
Paul has covered the Pittsburgh Pirates throughout their history and reported on the success of the Pittsburgh Penguins while traveling to Minnesota and Chicago for the Stanley Cup Championship. The Wall Street Journal and local newspapers have referred to Paul as the “Sam Donaldson” of Pittsburgh.
As a reporter for WKRG-TV in Mobile, Alabama, he received the Press Club Award in 1981 for Outstanding Professionalism for his coverage of a hostage situation involving Mobile’s mayor. In 1982, Paul received an award from the Associated Press (AP) for Best Documentary.
This documentary covered Governor George Wallace’s return for a fourth term in office. Paul went on to win another Associated Press Award in 1983 for his coverage of an execution. In 1987, he received the Golden Quill Award for his investigative reporting of a police chief’s unethical practices.
Paul spends most of his free time in the community. He plays the keyboard for his band, “Time Tested” for several charity events. Paul is also the president of the local chapter of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.
Paul Martino KDKA
Martino joined KDKA TV in 1984 working as a general assignment reporter and later a Bureau Chief in Westmoreland County. He anchors the weekend evening newscasts and reports during the week for KDKA-TV News.
Paul Martino Retiring
Martino a veteran KDKA-TV reporter and anchor will retire from KDKA YV in July 1 which will be his last day at the station. He joined KDKA in 1984 as a general assignment reporter and climbed his way to becoming an anchor and reporter. He has spent 27 years at the station.
Martino has been with the station since 1984 and until recently anchored weekend evening newscasts. He was replaced in that role by younger reporters and reassigned to weekday general assignment reporting.
Paul Martino Salary
Paul’s annual salary is estimated to be between $ 20 k and $ 100 k. His exact salary figure is still not available but will be updated soon.
Paul Martino Net Worth
Martino has an estimated net worth ranging between $100 k – $500 k. He has earned this figure from his successful journalism career. His exact net worth figure will be updated soon.
Martino Short Bio
- Full name: Paul Martino
- Age: To be updated
- Date of Birth: To be updated
- Height: To be updated
- Weight: To be updated
- Parents: To be updated
- Siblings: To be updated
- Wife: Joy Martino
- Children: Three children
- Education: Southern Illinois University
- Occupation: Journalist
- Salary: $ 20 k and $ 100 k.
- Net Worth: $100 k – $500 k