Robert Burton Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, WJLA, Wife, Family, Net worth, and Salary

Robert Burton Biography

Robert Burton is an American journalist working for WJLA/ABC7 serving as an anchor. He joined the station back in October 2014 as a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter.

Robert Burton Career

Burton is a journalist who started co-hosting Good Morning Washington in 2020. It was in Illinois that his sports background in basketball began. He assisted in leading the Millikin University Big Blue to their best start in recent years during his college years.

His career in journalism officially started behind the scenes at WAND-TV where he moved from overnight news content editor to weekday reporter. He then moved to KATV, the ABC affiliate in Little Rock, Arkansas where he served as a sports anchor on the weekends for three years. He nonetheless has managed to enclose everything about sports from SEC Football to NCAA March Madness

Burton attended Millikin University where he attained his bachelor’s degree in Communications. Burton enjoys getting in a good game of basketball, and spending time with his beloved wife. He is also very active in his social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Robert Burton Age

Burton was born in Chicago, Illinois however, 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 her birthday. However, she might be in his 30s.

Robert Burton Height

Burton stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.

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Robert Burton Family

Burton 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 Burton has any siblings.

Robert Burton Wife

Jeannette Alexander Reyes is the name of Burton’s wife. The couple tied their knots on 20 August 2016 and posted a photo on his Instagram page wishing their marriage a happy anniversary. ” We see a lot of #Goals when it comes to us. Let me be the first to say marriage is challenging!!! Road bumps…sharp turns….forks…ITS A JOURNEY. But for us, it’s also been filled with so much joy, laughter and the kind of love you dream of. That far outweighs everything else.
She’s carried me through this marriage. If “imma stick beside him” was a person she’s it. Strong enough to withstand any adversity. And for that I’m so grateful you chose me. ??????
Hope you’ll have me for Many more years. @msnewslady Happy Anniversary.”

Robert Burton Children

Burton and Jeannette are expecting a baby. He posted photos of Jeannette pregnant on his Instagram page saying ” Life has taken a complete 180…..???? @msnewslady.”


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Robert Burton Salary

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

Robert Burton Net Worth

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

Robert Burton WJLA

Burton is currently working at WJLA where he works alongside other famous WJLA anchors and reporters including;

  1. Jonathan Elias
  2. Michelle Marsh
  3. Bill Kelly
  4. Scott Abraham
  5. Ashlie Rodriguez
  6. Veronica Johnson
  7. Britt Waters
  8. Steve Rudin
  9. Dave Lucas
  10. Lindsey Mastis
  11. Carl Willis


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