Corey Thompson Biography
Corey Thompson is an American journalist working with KCRG-TV9 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, as a weekday morning meteorologist. He joined the station in 2018 after interning and working behind the scenes for some time.
Corey Thompson Education
Thompson attended Iowa City High School, where he studied together with fellow First Alert Storm Team Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara. He then joined Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology in 2008.
Corey Thompson Career
Thompson received his first formal instruction on how to present a weather forecast for television from now-ABC’s Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee. While in college, he interned in the KCRG-TV9 Weather Lab, working alongside Chief Meteorologist Joe Winters and the rest of the First Alert Storm Team. Following his graduation, he went back to KCRG-TV9 for several years in a behind-the-scenes role, assisting to conduct research and create weather graphics for use on-air.
He currently works as a weekday morning meteorologist for the KCRG-TV9 News team, in the morning newscast. He is to serve alongside fellow Eastern Iowa natives Kristin Rogers and Jackie Kennon. Away from work, he enjoys exploring area parks, and trails, video games, photography, and sports, being a fan of the Iowa Hawkeyes.
Corey Thompson Age
Thompson likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday. However, he might be in his 30s.
Corey Thompson Height
Thompson stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.72 meters) tall.
Corey Thompson Family
Thompson has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Corey has any siblings.
Corey Thompson Wife
Thompson is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Corey Thompson’s Net Worth
Thompson has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a meteorologist.
Corey Thompson’s Salary
Thompson earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Thompson works at KCRG-TV9 where he works alongside other famous KCRG anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Beth Malicki
- Jim Mertens
- Kristin Rogers
- Emily Schrad
- Jackie Kennon
- Jan Ryherd
- Becky Phelps
- Hannah Messier
- Joe Winters
- Scott Saville
- Jack Lido