Bill Martin Biography
Bill Martin is a media personality serving as a certified broadcast Chief Metrologist at KTVU-TVin Francisco, California. He joined the station in 1993. Previously, he was the weekend meteorologist at KTVU.
Bill Martin Age
He was born and raised in Buffalo, New York, in the United States of America. However, he has not disclosed the date, month, or year he was born.
Bill Martin Height
Martin is tall in stature but his height is undisclosed.
Bill Martin Nationality
He is American by Nationality.
Bill Martin Education
Bill attended Paradise High School and graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a degree in Physical Geography in 1981. He earned a graduate degree in Atmospheric Science from San Francisco State in 1987. While at the university, he spent many hours surfing the California coast from Oregon to Mexico and became passionate about forecasting waves and weather.
Bill Martin Family
He was born in Buffalo, New York, the United States of America. His dad was a veterinary and he moved his family up to the hills to hunt and fish, so Martin was outside all the time. ” when I was about 8, I watched the weather guy on KCRA and I thought, I want to do that. It was and the outdoors and I love to watch the guy use Technology. ” he said.
Martin says that he is very proud that his ancestors were some of the earliest settlers in San Francisco. His great Uncle Joe was the Sherriff of Vacaville in the late 1800s. Joe was known as the Sampson of Vacaville because of his 6-feet 4 inches frame and his willingness to get into scraps.
Bill Martin Wife
Martin is a married man. He met his wife Pam while he was working at KFTY. By then, Pam was selling ads for the station. They have their marriage ceremony in the year 1993. The duo is blessed with two children, Bill and Avery.
Bill Martin KTVU
Bill started working at KTVU as the weekend meteorologist in 1992. He covered the Oakland Hills fires, the earthquake in 1989, the San Bruno gas fire, the Japanese tsunami, the Camp Fire in Paradise where he lost the house he grew up in, the Oroville Dam evacuations, and numerous local flooding.
He worked at KRON NBC from 1988 to 1990 and at Channel 50 KFTY in Santa Rosa from 1990 to 1992. He moved to KPIX in 1991 working weekends before starting at KTVU in 1992.
His family history goes back to the gold rush in Northern California, making his children sixth-generation Northern Californians. He loves the Bay Area’s temperate climate and enjoys surfing, biking, skiing, snowboarding, hiking, kayaking, and climbing.
Bill Martin Salary
His annual salary ranges from $45,000 to $100,000.
Bill Martin Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $5 million.
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