Belinda Jensen is an American meteorologist, who currently works for KARE 11. She also works as the co-host of KARE 11 Saturday and Grows With KARE. Moreover, Belinda Jensen is well known for working as a mapmaker for KTVX.
Belinda Jensen is happily married to David. The couple welcomed their first child in 2003 and second child in 2007. As of 2019, her net worth is estimated $1 million.
Belinda Jensen Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary
Belinda Jensen earns a good sum of money through her professional career as a meteorologist. Further, she is working for Kare 11 since half of her career and earns most of her earnings from Kare 11. She also signed a multi-year agreement with Kare- TV, the channel.
According to the United States Department of Labor, meteorologists working in broadcast television make a median salary of $88,850 per year. Thus, looking at her career, she makes no less than the six digit figure per annum as her salary.
Allocating information from several sources as of 2019 it is found out that Belinda Jensen current net worth is estimated to be around $1 million.
Belinda Jensen Married, Husband, Children, Dating
Talking about her personal life, Belinda Jensen is a happily married woman. Her husband's name is David. The couple met the first time in Utah, and soon later started dating. After dating for a year, the couple tied the knot.
The couple welcomed their first child, a son, Tanner born in early 2003. Their second child, a daughter Tori was born in July 2007.
There are no any rumors of her extra-marital relationship or affairs ever broadcasted in the media. It looks like the couple is living a blissful married life without any rumors of divorce or separation issues.
In her spare time, Belinda Jensen enjoys helping her community through involvement in the schools, trying to connect students, particularly girls, in science.
Belinda Jensen Journalism Career
During her time at Madison, Jensen was offered an internship at KARE 11. During that time, Jensen’s parents moved from the shores of the St. Croix River to Woodland Hills, Utah.
Belinda Jensen graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology. After graduation, Belinda Jensen went to Utah to continue her study, where she did her master’s degree in atmospheric science.
During that time, Belinda Jensen started to work as a mapmaker for KTVX. Soon after that, Belinda Jensen gained the post of co-host in KTVX in December 1990.
After working three years for KTVX, Belinda Jensen grabbed the post as a weekend meteorologist at KARE 11 in 1992. During her time at thee, Belinda Jensen was an only local meteorologist, who did outdoor weather report and was allowed to be in the front of the camera in the backyard of Kare 11.
Moreover, Belinda Jensen was immediately promoted in 1993 after reporting about the unusual flood in the midwest without having proper information but continued to explain the reason for the unusual weather for 13 minutes.
Furthermore, Belinda was promoted as a chief meteorologist for Kare 11 in 2005 and has hosted a couple of more shows for Kare 11.
Additionally, Belinda Jensen also received her AMS Seal of Approval for Broadcast Meteorology. Later, she got the opportunity to work for the National Weather Service.
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Belinda Jensen Current Work
Currently, Belinda Jensen works for KARE 11. Moreover, she is also working a co-host for KARE 11 Saturday and Grow With KARE. Apart from that, Belinda Jensen is working on several educational initiatives to help youth understand the science behind specific weather events.
Belinda Jensen Early Life & Education
Belinda Jensen was born in the United States America. She was one of the five children of her parents and also was a self-proclaimed tomboy. Belinda Jensen grew up in Prescott along with her parents. Since her childhood, Belinda Jensen had an excelled in science.
Talking about her education, Belinda Jensen attended the University of Wisconsin at Madison, where she completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology.
Moreover, Belinda Jensen has also done graduate work in secondary education through the University of Utah.