Steve Jerve Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Height, Wife, WFLA, Net Worth, Salary

Steve Jerve is the Chief Meteorologist at WFLA Newschannel 8, CBM. He gives weekday weather forecasts on News Channel 8’s 5, 5:30, 6, and 11 pm newscasts.

Steve Jerve Biography

Steve Jerve is the Chief Meteorologist previously working at WFLA Newschannel 8, CBM. He gave weekday weather forecasts on News Channel 8’s 5, 5:30, 6, and 11 pm newscasts.

He attended the University of Minnesota at Morris where he played basketball and worked his way to a bachelor’s degree in speech. Jerve then went to Jackson State University and Mississippi State University to do extensive graduate study in meteorology.

Steve Jerve Career

Jerve got his first job at KAAL-TV in Austin, Minnesota, where he worked as a weather reporter, anchor, photographer, and weekend anchor. Additionally, he extended his talents as an editor and producer. He then went to WJTV in Jackson, Mississippi where he became the main weather anchor. From there, he went to WFTV in Orlando and took over as the 5 pm weather anchor. In 1992, Jerve was able to experience first hand the power of tropical storms while covering Hurricane Andrew. Additionally, he covered hurricanes Hugo and Gilbert.

Jerve then moved to KDNL in St. Louis as chief meteorologist. In 1996, he won an Emmy Award for Weathercasting in the Mid-America region.

He has earned the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) designation and is a full member of the American Meteorological Society.

When he is not working, he could be found on a plane, traveling to all corners of the world. He is passionate about World War II history, airplanes, cars, movies, and science.

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Steve Jerve WFLA

Jerve was working at WFLA where he worked alongside other famous WFLA anchors and reporters including;

  • Jennifer Peñate
  • Ian Oliver
  • Stacie Schaible
  • Avery Cotton
  • Amanda Holly
  • Leigh Spann
  • Evan Donovan
  • Keith Cate
  • Rod Carter
  • David Espinosa Hall
  • Julie Phillips
  • Josh Benson
  • Jennifer Leigh

Steve Jerve Leaving WFLA

Jerve retired after being part of WFLA team for 23 years and after 40 years in his broadcasting career.

Steve Jerve Age

Jerve 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 50s.

 Steve Jerve Height

Jerve stands at a height of 6 feet 0 inches tall.

Steve Jerve Family

Jerve 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 Jerve has any siblings.

Steve Jerve Wife

Jerve 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.

Steve Jerve Net Worth

Jerve has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his career as a meteorologist.

Steve Jerve Salary

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

The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Jerve.

Who is Jerve?

 He is the Chief Meteorologist


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6 feet 0 inches


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$40,000 – $ 110,500

Net Worth

$1 Million – $5 Million
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