Jay Scotland Biography
Jay Scotland is a Canadian meteorologist working for CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) News serving with Compass on P.E.I. He joined the station in August 2017 as a meteorologist.
Jay Scotland Career
Scotland is a meteorologist for CBC PEI’s Compass which is the number one suppertime news show on the Island. He took his love for all things weather to PEI. Upon college graduation from Algonquin College in Ottawa, he began his career journey. He started working in Kingston as a radio announcer. After some time, he got an opportunity to work in TV weather unexpectedly. Scotland began bey working behind the mic then he was asked to cover a few shifts in front of the camera at Kingston’s local CBC affiliate CKWS TV.
Since his first held the “weather clicker,” he was hooked. From there, he moved to Peterborough to work for CHEX Television as a full-time weather specialist. He later enrolled in Mississippi State University’s renowned Operational Meteorology program. During his working time there, he covered a few shifts on CBC News Network presenting the national forecast. After completing his meteorology studies, he joined the network’s national morning show full-time. He is happy to be part of the incredible CBC PEI team and to forecast locally for the Island.
Scotland holds the coveted “Weathercaster Endorsement” from the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS). During his leisure time, he likes chasing after his very active daughter, trying desperately to watch an entire movie before falling asleep on the sofa, or hitting the mats at his local martial arts school.
Jay Scotland Age
Scotland was born in Dunnville, Ontario. He 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 40s.
Jay Scotland Height
Scotland stands at an approxmately height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Jay Scotland Family
Scotland was born in Hamilton and raised in the small town of Dunnville, Ontario. He 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 his has any siblings
Jay Scotland Wife
Scotland is married to his better half Kate Scotland. The two are proud parents of their two children, Abby and Hudson. They resides in Charlottetown as a family of four.
Jay Scotland Net Worth
Scotland has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as a meteorologist.
Jay Scotland Salary
Scotland earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Jay Scotland CBC News
Scotland works at CBC News where he works alongside other famous CBC News anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;