Ray Petelin Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, KDKA-TV, Salary, and Net Worth

Ray Petelin is an American journalist, working with KDKA-TV as a meteorologist, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Ray Petelin Biography

Ray Petelin is an American journalist, working with KDKA-TV as a meteorologist, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He appears every Saturday and Sunday evening on News 4 at 6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. and joined the station in October 2018.

Ray Petelin Education

Petelin attended The University of Akron, where he graduated with a B.A. in Communications and Marketing. He then joined Mississippi State University where he earned a Meteorology Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology.

Ray Petelin Career

Petelin worked for WTAE-TV as a meteorologist before joining KDKA-TV. Since 2011, he has been forecasting in Pittsburgh and since January of 2002 in Western Pennsylvania. He has also worked forecasting weather from Parkersburg, WV to Erie, PA, and is familiar with the Pittsburgh region’s micro-climates and lake effect snow. Ray has also served with Oe Caribbean Weather. He served as a broadcast meteorologist at WSEE-TV, and then as a weather anchor and news anchor at WTAP-TV. WKYC-TV later hired him as a news assistant. He had started off as an assignment editor at WFMJ-TV. Petelin holds seals of approval from both the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association.

Ray Petelin Age

Petelin 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 40s.

Ray Petelin’s Height

Petelin stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx. 1.73 meters) tall.

Ray Petelin Family

Petelin was born and brought up in Ashtabula, Ohio by American parents. His father is also a meteorologist and he calls Meteorology the ”family business”. 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 Ray has any siblings.

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Ray Petelin Wife

Petelin is currently married to his beautiful and loving wife Rachael, and is blessed with a beautiful daughter. The couple live in Pittsburgh, PA, together with their child. However, he has kept information about his wife and child away from the limelight.

Ray Petelin’s Net Worth

Petelin has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a meteorologist.

Ray Petelin’s Salary

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


Petelin works at KDKA-TV where he works alongside other famous KDKA anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Ken Rice
  2. Kristine Sorensen
  3. Kym Gable
  4. Meghan Schiller
  5. David Highfield
  6. Lindsay Ward
  7. Erica Mokay
  8. John Shumway
  9. Jessica Guay
  10. Mary Ours
  11. Falicia Woody
  12. Ross Guidotti
  13. Erika Stanish
  14. Ron Smiley
  15. Royce Jones
  16. Kristin Emery
  17. Shelley Bortz
  18. Jon Delano
  19. Chris DeRose
  20. Chris Hoffman
  21. Andy Sheehan
  22. Lynne Hayes-Freeland
  23. Dave Crawley
  24. Heather Abraham
  25. Mikey Hood
  26. Celina Pompeani
  27. Daisy Jade
  28. Bob Pompeani
  29. Josh Taylor
  30. Rich Walsh
  31. Jennifer Borrasso
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