Joel Barnes is an American meteorologist, currently working as the Chief Meteorologist at KYTX CBS 19. Previously, he worked as a Chief Meteorologist at KCWY Casper and WeatherNation. He is one of the talented, skillful, and excellent weather reporter serving as the best meteorologist of the American news industry.


As of 2019, Joel Barnes has an estimated net worth of $3 million and his annual salary is estimated to be around $65,000. Further, he once posted a picture of his fiance on his Facebook post. Currently, there isn’t any reliable data regarding his wedding nor wife.

Joel Barnes Net Worth, Earning, and Salary in 2019!

As of 2019, it has been estimated that Barnes’ net worth is over $3 million. In addition, he earns an annual salary of $65,000-$80,000 as a chief meteorologist.

Do you know an average salary for a meteorologist in the United States is about $55,000-$120,000? Hence, we can say that Barnes earns a pretty decent amount of incomes.

There isn’t any information regarding Barnes’ personal properties and cars. Through his upcoming projects, Barnes is sure to add an additional income to his net worth. 

Joel Barnes Personal life, Girlfriend, married, wife, children, relationship

As of now, this humble and talented guy, Joel Barnes might have dated many women in his past life. However, until now there hasn’t been any reliable source about his married life nor his wife.

However, on February 15, 2016, Barnes updated his relationship status on his Facebook account stating that he is engaged with Alexis Walter.

He even posted a photo of him and Walter sleeping in bed to Alexis Walter timeline and captioned “Not too often the ladies are in bed longer than me haha… they must not be feeling so well.” Anyway, We hope that they will marry soon and live a prosperous life.

Many of his fans thought that Barnes might be gay, but his sexual orientation is straight. Barnes often keeps his personal life quite confidential. However, he has won a million heart for his personality and skills in forecasting the weather.

Joel Barnes Early life and career

Joel Barnes was born on December 11, 1978, Nebraska, United States. He was raised in Nebraska until 11 years of old and he grew up in Colorado. Being fascinated with the moving tornadoes and unpredictable weather of Nebraska from the very early age, he later decided to pursue his career in meteorologist.

Joel went to the University of Northern Colorado in the 2003 and received the degree in meteorologist. As the starter, he started his career by getting an internship KMGH-TV in Denver.

The Wyoming Association of Broadcasters Award-winning journalist has already spent his crucial 10 years for developing the meteorologist industry. With his beautiful and excellent endeavors in a few organizations, he was the chief Meteorologist for KCWY-DT.

He serves the KCWY network from the December of 2003 to December of 2014. Accounting his success, he has covered much sensational and terrific news by moving into the field.

Joel Barnes Age, height, Weight

  • Age: 40 years as of 2019
  • Birthplace: Nebraska, United States
  • Birth Sign: Sagittarius
  • Net Worth: $3 million
  • Salary: $65,000
  • Height: 5 feet 9 inch
  • Weight: 75 kgs