John Chandler Profile
John Chandler is an American Emmy Award-winning Sports/News Anchor/Reporter working for NBC 4 New York – WNBC-TV. He joined the network in January 2014.
John Chandler Career
Chandler serves at NBC 4 New York as a weekend sports anchor, appearing on Saturdays and Fridays at 6 and 11 p.m. He also serves as a general assignment reporter and reports sportscasts from Monday to Friday. He reports on general assignments and breaking news stories for the network. Over the years with NBC 4, he has covered the 2015 World Series, the 2014 Stanley Cup Final, and Super Bowl XLVIII. He has traveled with the New York Giants and provided live updates from the journey road. He reported on New Jersey’s Elmora “Troopers,” Elizabeth, in the year 2019 on their unforgettable journey into the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Penn.
Chandler won a 2020 New York Emmy®Award for reporting sports. For news writing, he won a 2018 New York Emmy®Award. For reporting on the January 2018 blizzard, Chandler was awarded a New York Emmy Award. He played a vital role in the NBC4 team coverage of COVID-19.
Before Chandler joined NBC New York, he worked for NBC Connecticut as a sports anchor for 3 years. There he served as a host of “Sunday Sports Replay” and the “NBC Olympic Zone.” He provided live coverage of the 2013 bombing from the Boston Marathon. He also worked as the lead anchor of the weekday sportscasts for Clear Channel Radio at WEEI-FM in Boston, Massachusetts.
Chandler has worked for New England Sports Network (NESN) for 4 years, where in the year 2010 he won a New England Emmy Award for “Best Sports Reporting”. There he wore many hats – from Patriot beats to the Celtics to the studio. He reported live broadcasts of the AHL All-Star Games and provided live coverage of the NBA Finals. Additionally, Chandler worked as a studio host for New England Sports Network’s live Super Bowl XLII.
Chandler has worked for Notre Dame Football on Sirius/XM radio as a sideline reporter. He has also served as the play-by-play voice of the Brooklyn Nets NBA D-League affiliate on ESPN AM1450, NBA TV, and NBA.com. Chandler started his journalism career at WEWS – Channel 5 in Cleveland, Ohio where he worked as a sports reporter and anchor, following in the sportscasting footsteps of Nev Chandler, his late uncle. While there, he extensively reported on LeBron James (a rising high school star), and for that, he got nominated for 2 Emmy Awards.
Quick Facts About John Chandler
|Full Name||John Chandler|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
In the year 2003, when Ohio State won the BCS National Championship, Chandler was live on the field. He also provided live coverage of NBA Playoffs, NCAA Final Four, and many others. When it comes to his education, Chandler is a proud graduate of Boston University. He graduated from the university in the year 2001 with a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Broadcast Journalism.
John Chandler Age
Chandler was born on August 22, in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. His age is unknown for he has managed to keep his year of birth private. However, he might be in his 40s.
John Chandler Height
Chandler stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m).
John Chandler Family
Chandler grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. Information regarding Chandler’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
John Chandler Wife
Chandler is married to his lovely spouse, Amanda Chandler. There is no information about their wedding. The couple takes great pride in being mom and dad to their 2 sons, Jackson and James. Chandler enjoys spending precious time with his wife and sons when he is not at work. The family lives in Brooklyn.
John Chandler Salary
Being one of the top journalists for NBC 4 New York, he earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
John Chandler’s Net Worth
Chandler has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Sports/News Anchor/Reporter.
At NBC 4 New York Chandler works alongside;
- Gilma Avalos
- Pat Battle
- Bruce Beck
- Matt Brickman
- Erica Byfield
- Adelle Caballero
- Michael Gargiulo
- Ted Greenberg
- Adam Kuperstein
- Maria LaRosa
- Rana Novini
- Natalie Pasquarella
- Dave Price
- Melissa Russo