Jon Kay Bio, BBC, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Jon Kay?

British, Journalist and presenter, Jon Kay works with BBC where he serves station as a presenter, newsreader, and journalist. He has been working with the station since 1992.

Jon Kay
Jon Kay

Jon Kay Date of Birth / Age

Kay is approximately 53 years as of 2022 although his exact age is not known as he has managed to keep his date of birth away from the public. However, we will update the information once available.

Jon Kay Height

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

Jon Kay Parents and Siblings

Kay was born and raised in Chesire. He manages to keep information regarding his parents, siblings, and extended members of his family away from the limelight. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

Jon Kay Spouse / Wife

Kay has for a long time been keeping details regarding whether or not he is dating private. It is therefore not known whether Kay is married or not but the information will be updated once available.

Jon Kay Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not Kay has any children are not available to the public at the moment. However, we will update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Jon Kay Education

Kay attended  Abbey Gate College, an independent school in Chester. From the age of 18, he studied at the University of Exeter in Devon. During his studies there, he “mucked around” in the studios of University Radio Exeter, which led to his decision to pursue a career in broadcast journalism. After graduating with a BA degree in Politics in 1992, he joined the BBC as a trainee local reporter.

Jon Kay Career

After periods at BBC local radio stations, Kay became a full-time reporter for BBC Radio Bristol, making an early documentary on the development of Bradley Stoke. Kay worked as a regional reporter for BBC Points West and then moved to the capital as a national news correspondent for BBC London News. He is currently a news correspondent for BBC News covering the South-West of the country, but he regularly covers stories in other parts of Britain and around the world.

In 2014, Kay reported from Portugal on the investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann and from Cape Town on the trial of Shrien Dewani (later exonerated for his wife’s murder). He was BBC News at Six correspondent during the London Olympics in 2012 and an election correspondent during the 2015 general election campaign.  Kay is also a regular presenter on BBC Breakfast. In July 2022 it was announced by the BBC that Kay will become the main presenter of BBC Breakfast from Monday to Wednesday.


Kay works with WICZ where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Martine Croxall
  2. Reeta Chakrabarti
  3. Fiona Bruce
  4. Tina Daheley
  5. Victoria Derbyshire
  6. Huw Edwards
  7. Christian Fraser
  8. Joanna Gosling
  9. Jane Hill
  10. Geeta Guru-Murthy
  11. Mishal Husain
  12. Faisal Islam
  13. Roger Johnson
  14. Stephen Sackur
  15. Lyse Doucet
  16. Yalda Hakim
  17. Ben Brown
  18. Jon Sopel
  19. George Alagiah
  20. Emma Barnett 
  21. Marcella Whittingdale
  22. Sima Kotecha 
  23. Shaun Ley
  24. Emily Maitlis
  25. Annita McVeigh

How Much Does Jon Kay Earn?

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

How Much is Jon Kay Worth?

As a journalist, Kay has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges from $1 million to $5 million.

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