Jim Kiertzner Biography
Jim Kiertzner is a well-reputed American Emmy Award-winning Retired Investigative Reporter who worked for WXYZ-TV. He worked for WXYZ-TV from his joining in 1983 until his retirement in September 2022.
Jim Kiertzner Career
Prior to his retirement, he worked for WXYZ-TV as an Investigative Reporter. He joined WXYZ-TV in 1983 and worked there until his retirement in September 2022. This was after working at the station for 49 years. Prior to working at WXYZ-TV, he worked for four years at WDIV-TV. Before coming to Detroit, he worked in Saginaw both at WNEM-TV and WSMH-TV. He came to Michigan after working in Kansas, Nebraska, and Iowa. In mid-Michigan, his work helped lead to the ouster of a mayor, helped free a young man wrongfully convicted of a crime, and helped change Michigan law regarding background checks of medical doctors who come to Michigan.
Because of his exemplarity in his investigative work, he has won 5 Emmys, numerous AP, UPI, and Michigan Association on Broadcasters awards over the years, and an Edward R Murrow Award for his continuous live reporting on the Wayne Michigan furniture store explosion in 2010. Moreover, he has been inducted into the Silver Circle of the Michigan Chapter of NATAS, The National Association of Television Arts and Sciences, and The Emmys, signifying at least 25 years of honorable work in the television industry. The then Channel 7 News Director Tim Dye nominated Jim for this honor.
Jim Kiertzner Age
Jim 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 60s.
Jim Kiertzner Height
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7m) tall.
Jim Kiertzner Family
Kiertzner 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 Jim has any siblings.
Jim Kiertzner Wife
Kiertzner 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. It is also not known if Kiertzner has any kids.
Jim Kiertzner’s Net Worth
Kiertzner has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million – $5 million which he has earned through being an Investigative Reporter.
Jim Kiertzner Salary
Jim earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $110,500.