Rick Karle Biography
Rick Karle is a skilled American journalist, currently working as the co-host of the WVTM 13 morning news in Birmingham, AL (NBC). Prior to joining WVTM 13 in 2019, he spent over 35 years as a TV sports anchor in Birmingham, Jacksonville, Fla, and Hanover, NH.
Rick Karle Age
He was born in Syracuse, New York, United States of America. Although he has not shared his exact date of birth, he is around 56 years old as of 2021
Rick Karle Education
Karle attended and graduated from the University Of New Hampshire and earned a B.A. degree in journalism. While here, he served as a board member for the American Cancer Society. It is also known that Rick also did volunteer work with the Big Oak Ranches, United Cerebral Palsy, and the Alabama Sports Hall Of Fame
Rick Karle Family
He was born and raised in Syracuse, New York, in the United State. However, he has not revealed information regarding his family members, this information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Rick Karle Husband
Karle is happily married to his lovely spouse, Jill, who is a well-known attorney. He resides in Shelby County with his wife Jill, their two children, dogs Opie & Sophie, and cat Mims.
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Rick Karle Children
the couple shares two children together. It is also known that the two owns two dogs Opie & Sophie and cat Mims.
Rick Karle Height
He stands on an average height of 5 Ft 7 inches.
Rick Karle Career
A native of Syracuse, N.Y., he earned his B.A. degree in journalism from the University Of New Hampshire. Here in Alabama, he (a cancer survivor) has served as a board member for the American Cancer Society. He did volunteer work with the Big Oak Ranches, United Cerebral Palsy, and The Alabama Sports Hall Of Fame.
Furthermore, he served on the selection board for the Alabama Sports Hall Of Fame, the International Motorsports Hall Of Fame, and the Blue-Gray Hall Of Fame. He has severe as a guest speaker and emcee at numerous charitable events and has been a vote for the annual Heisman Trophy.
Apart From TV work, he has appeared on numerous radio programs, Including the Paul Finebaum Radio Network and Statewide I-Heart stations. He has also appeared on Fox News programs such as Greta Van Susteren and other national sports programs.
Karle has won 24 times Emmy award and the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Atlanta Chapter. He has received Emmy award from Sports Feature to “Sports Anchor” to “Sports Performer” to “Sports Host” and currently winning “Best Sports Anchor” in the southeast, in June 2018
Karle has won more than 50 Emmy nominations, and has garnered more than 50 Associated Press awards, including the 2017 Alabama AP “Best Sports Anchor” award and the AP “Best Sports Program” for “Sideline”.
He also has won six Edward R. Murrow Regional Awards for sports reporting, along with one Edward R. Murrow National Award (Dateline NBC being the other sports winner that year).
Rick Karle Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Rick Karle Net Worth
Karle has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $ 5 Million dollars.
Social Media Platforms
He is very active in all social media accounts and he is often seen posting on his platforms. He has over 4.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.