Javier Soto Bio, ABC 15, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Javier Soto?

Javier Soto is an American journalist who is working for ABC 15 News(KNXV-TV) in Arizona as a weekday anchor at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. and a reporter. He joined the ABC15 News team on June 13, 2022. Further, he is an Emmy-awarded journalist.

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Javier Soto Date of Birth / Age

Soto was born on the 25th of February 1975. He is 48 years old as of 2023.

Javier Soto Height/How tall is Javier Soto?

Soto stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 7 inches tall.

Javier Soto Parents and Siblings

Soto was born and raised in the United States. He manages to keep information regarding his parents, siblings, and extended members of his family away from the limelight. Even so, he seems to have a tight relationship with his parents as he regularly posts them on his Instagram account. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

Javier Soto Spouse(Wife)

Soto exchanged vows with his wife, Beatrice Makowski Soto (@mrs.b.soto) on the 26th of April 2014. Additionally, they celebrated their 8th anniversary on the 26th of April 2022. Nonetheless, the information will be updated once available.

Is Javier Soto Gay?

No. Javier is not gay. He is happily married to his wife, Beatrice Makowski who he tied the knot with on the 26th of April 2014.

Javier Soto Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not Soto has any children are not available to the public at the moment. Also, he has a dog named Lola(@the_lola_leaps). However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Javier Soto Career

After completing his high school education, Soto attended California State University, Long Beach. He works for KNXV at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. and is a reporter. He joined the ABC15 News team on June 13, 2022. Also, he has been part of Arizona for about 20 years.

While in Arizona, he broadcasted numerous significant news stories counting the Jodi Arias murder trial, the Yarnell Hill wildfire, Senate Bill 1070, and the major protests that succeeded it. Also, he broadcasted the contempt-of-court cases against previous Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the Phoenix serial shooter, and the demise of Arizona Senator John McCain.

Nonetheless, he debuted his career at KTLA-TV, Los Angeles where he served as a producer. Else, he got his initial on-screen job at KPVI-TV in Pocatello, Idaho where he served as a reporter and an anchor. Two years later, he went on to work as the Northern Arizona Bureau Chief for KTVK-TV.

During his tenure at KTVK, he was the morning reporter and was later upgraded to weekend anchor. And, eventually to morning anchor prior to serving ABC15. In his free time, he enjoys exploring  Arizona with his wife, trying new restaurants, and rooting for the local sports teams.

How Much Does Javier Soto Earn?

Soto approximately earns an annual salary that ranges from $100,000-$500,000.

How Much is Javier Soto Worth?

As an anchor, Soto has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.

Javier Soto Wikipedia

Soto has not yet been written on Wikipedia. We will update this information once information regarding him is available on Wikipedia.

Does Javier Soto leave Channel 3/Why is Javier Soto leaving Channel 3?

Soto left Channel 3 News after getting an opportunity at ABC 15 News Arizona where he went on to replace Steve Irvin who retired after citing health issues. Sharing with the Arizona Republic, he stated that working for ABC 15 News is an amazing opportunity. Asides from this, he stated that the ABC 15 News team receives many awards and recognitions. He also stated that they work so hard for opportunities such as this. Soto went on to state that they were not seeing eye to eye with his future on Channel 3 News hence he felt it was time he took the next step in his career.

Where is Javier Soto?/Where is Javier Soto Now?

Soto is still working for ABC 15 News in Arizona where he serves the station as a weekday anchor at 5, 6, and 10 p.m. and as a reporter. He shares no information regarding his plans to leave the station. We will update this information once he shares any plans on leaving the station.

Javier Soto Instagram

Soto is active on his social media platforms where he posts weather news and his personal life. On his Instagram Account, he has about 21.6K followers.

Javier Soto Twitter