Laura Bannon Bio, WBBM, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Laura Bannon?

Laura Bannon is an American meteorologist who is working for WBBM as a weekday morning meteorologist. Also, she serves as an Emmy-awarded meteorologist who holds the NWA Seal of Approval. She joined the CBS 2 Chicago team in April 2021.

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Laura Bannon Date of Birth / Age

Bannon was born in 1990 in Chicago. She is 32 years old as of 2022.

Laura Bannon Height

Bannon stands at a height of approximately 5 feet and 6 inches tall.

Laura Bannon Parents and Siblings

Bannon was raised in Naperville. She manages to keep information regarding her parents, siblings, and extended members of her family away from the limelight. We will however update this information once it’s available to the public.

Laura Bannon Spouse(Husband)

Bannon exchanged vows with her husband and best friend, Brian on September 27th, 2022 in North Ireland. Brian popped the big question in November 2021. Nonetheless, the information will be updated once available.

Laura Bannon Kids / Children

Details regarding whether or not Bannon 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.

Laura Bannon Education

After completing her high school education at Neuqua Valley High, Bannon went on to attend the University of Missouri. Later, she became its graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication. Further, she attended the Mississippi State University distance program and obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Geosciences.

Laura Bannon Career

Bannon works for WBBM as a weekday morning meteorologist. Also, she serves as an Emmy-awarded meteorologist who holds the NWA Seal of Approval. She joined the CBS 2 Chicago team in April 2021.  During her college years, she got her initial job in Jefferson City, Missouri. Additionally, she served KRCG on weekends during her senior years. Later, she attained her full-time broadcasting job when she served in Jackson, Tennessee at WBBJ.

From there, she went on to serve on weather teams in Wichita, Dallas, and Nashville. During her stint at the stations, she encountered a variety of drastic weather markets nationwide. Moreover, she has provided coverage for numerous drastic weather outbreaks. However, her most unforgettable weather event is the 2020 Nashville tornado.

Additionally, she was on duty when an EF-3 tornado ripped through downtown Nashville thus claiming the lives of 24 people. Furthermore, she and her team got nominated for a 2020 Emmy in the Breaking News category for their extensive broadcasts. Aside from the weather, she has a passion is assisting people with disabilities. In each of her residencies, she has served as a volunteer at therapeutic horseback riding centers.

Moreover, she helps children with physical, emotional, and behavioral disabilities learn how to ride horses. When she is not working, she loves working out, going to the gym daily, and training for Cross Fit events. Also, she enjoys taking long walks outside.

WBBM/ CBS 2 Chicago

Bannon works with CBS 2 Chicago where she serves alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Brad Edwards
  2. Irika Sargent
  3. Audrina Bigos
  4. Ryan Baker
  5. Marie Saavedra
  6. Jim Williams
  7. Joe Donlon

How Much Does Laura Bannon Earn?

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

How Much is Laura Bannon Worth?

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

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