Steve Smith Biography
Steve Smith is an American journalist currently working as the Sports anchor/reporter at KGTV Channel 10. He joined the station after college.
Steve Smith Education
As a senior at Granite Hills High School, he was the only 135-pounder on the football team, let alone in the Grossmont League. He miraculously avoided injury, but it’s difficult to get hurt while standing on the sidelines. Steve earned a journalism degree from Cal-State Northridge. He won an Associated Press Award as a senior for a feature on “Sports Bars.” Surprisingly, that story was only worth a “B” in class. Steve was hired as a Production Assistant at Fox Sports News in Los Angeles shortly after graduating.
Steve Smith Career
His first on-air position came a year and a half later when he was hired as Sports Director at KAWE in Bemidji, Minnesota. It was the first time in a long time. It was the first time in Steve’s life that he had experienced temperatures below zero. After a year in the upper Midwest, Steve moved to Redding, California, to work as the Weekend Sports Anchor for KRCR.
After Redding, he returned to the Midwest to work as a Weekend Sports Anchor at WWMT in Kalamazoo, Michigan. What a job that turned out to be, as Steve had the opportunity to cover athletics at Michigan, Michigan State, and Notre Dame.
Steve’s family and he had had enough of the cold weather in Michigan after four years and decided it was time to return to California. He was hired as the Sports Producer at KGTV in December.
Steve Smith KGTV
Smith works at KGTV where he works alongside other famous KGTV anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;
- Vanessa Van Hyfte
- Rina Nakano
- Derek Staahl
- Leah Pezzetti
- Adam Racusin
- Melissa Mecija
- Jennifer Kastner
- Ben Higgins
- Marie Coronel
- Jared Aarons
- Mary McKenzie
- Megan Parry
- Jim Patton
- Virginia Cha
Steve Smith Age
He was born and raised in San Diego. 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.
Steve Smith Height
Smith’s height is not yet disclosed.
Steve Smith Family
Growing up in San Diego with a sports anchor father meant that the topic of conversation in Steve’s house was always the Padres, Chargers, Aztecs, and even the Clippers. So it was only natural for him to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a sports anchor himself. It’s a dream come true for him to be able to live in San Diego and talk about the teams he’s followed his entire life. Steve envisioned himself as a professional athlete as a child. His body type, on the other hand, would not allow it.
Steve Smith Wife
Steve is married to Abby Smith. The couple has a son Aden Smith, they together live in San Carlos. He is big into local sports at any level and is always interested in a good story.
Steve Smith Net Worth
Smith has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through being a journalist.
Steve Smith Salary
Smith earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.