Don Peritz Jr. Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, NBC 5 News, Net Worth, and Salary

Don Peritz Jr. is an American four-time Emmy Award-winning Assignments and Investigative Editor and Researcher working for KXAS-TV NBC5

Don Peritz Jr. Biography

Don Peritz Jr. is an American four-time Emmy Award-winning Assignments and Investigative Editor and Researcher working for KXAS-TV NBC5 in Fort Worth, TX. He joined the station in 2013.

Don Peritz Jr. Career

Peritz Jr. is a Researcher and Assignments and Investigative Editor at KXAS-TV in Fort Worth, Texas. He joined the station as an Assignments/Investigative Editor and Researcher. Peritz Jr. has specialized in breaking news and investigative stories for almost 35 years as a well-respected and highly decorated North Texas law enforcement official.

He is a former Dallas County Sheriff’s Administrative Senior Sergeant. He brings a wealth of real-world police training and personal street experience to NBC 5 with his direct involvement in a number of high-profile field and leadership assignments during his career. In addition to that, he holds a number of Texas Commission on Law Enforcement certifications and licenses including firearms instructor certification, advanced accident investigation, arson investigation, and Master Texas Peace Officer.

Prior to joining the NBC 5 News team, he worked at Dallas County Sheriff’s Department. He also worked with Dallas Cowboys Kickoff Luncheon as Security Consultant. Before that, he worked as a Security and Content Consultant with Walker Texas Ranger in Dallas, Texas. Peritz Jr. joined Bishop Lynch High School where he earned his High School Diploma in General Education in 1978. From there he had to further his education and joined Dallas County-Law Enforcement Academy

Don Peritz Jr. Age

Peritz Jr. likes to keep his personal life private 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 60s.

Don Peritz Jr. Height

Peritz Jr. stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches.

Don Peritz Jr.
Don Peritz Jr.

Don Peritz Jr. Family

Peritz Jr. 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 SAMPLE has any siblings.

Don Peritz Jr. Wife

Peritz Jr. 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.

Don Peritz Jr. Net Worth

Peritz Jr. has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as an Assignments and Investigative Editor and Researcher.

Don Peritz Jr. Salary

Peritz Jr. earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.


In 2017, Don received a national Edward R. Murrow Award for his teamwork in covering the 2016 Dallas Police Officer Ambush and is a four-time Lone Star Emmy Award winner.

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