Mark Dixon Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, WFSB, Salary, and Net Worth

Mark Dixon is an American Meteorologist working for WFSB-TV (CBS Affiliate) in Hartford, Connecticut. He joined the station in July 2003.

Mark Dixon Profile

Mark Dixon is an American Meteorologist working for WFSB-TV (CBS Affiliate) in Hartford, Connecticut. He joined the station in July 2003.

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Mark Dixon Career

Dixon serves at WFSB as a Chief Meteorologist. Before joining the station, he served at KARK-TV in Little Rock, Arkansas as a meteorologist for 2 years. Dixon has been passionate about the weather since he was young. When he was 8 years old, he declared his major as a Cub Scout! when touring a TV station in his hometown of Tulsa, Oklahoma. His love for the weather was rising while growing up in the heart of Tornado Alley. 

While in high school (as a junior), he interned at KJRH-TV in Tulsa, Oklahoma for a year. Dixon started his on-air career as a junior in college, at KJRH. Upon graduation from college, he now went to work for KARK-TV. Dixon was also actively involved in the development and inception of KARK’s local WeatherNet. Over the years of his career, he has extensively experienced all types of extreme weather. He has worked with a retired meteorologist who worked as a forecaster of New England weather for more than 4 decades, Bruce DePrest. His experience with Bruce enabled Dixon to sharpen his forecasting abilities in the realm of winter storms.

Dixon says that the things he likes about Connecticut are the diversity of the weather – nor’easters, tropical weather, severe weather, and gorgeous autumn. Besides working for WFSB, Dixon has also been active in the Connecticut Science Center since it was only a parking lot in Hartford. He has hosted WFSB’s “Cool Schools” franchise for 4 years. At the franchise, he was able to showcase all the unique and fun things at schools across the state.

Dixon has earned multiple honors and accolades throughout his journalism career. While at KARK, the Associated Press awarded him the “Best Weather Segment Award” for a summer heat demonstration. He is also a proud nominee of many Emmy Awards for weather anchoring. The Connecticut Associated Press Broadcaster’s Association has also honored him with the award for “Best Weathercast,” on multiple occasions. Dixon also holds the American Meteorological Society’s Seal of Approval. When it comes to his education, Dixon is a proud graduate of the University of Oklahoma. He attended the university in 1997 and graduated 4 years later with a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Meteorology.

During his free time, he likes working on his body fitness at the gym or running. Talking of running, Dixon has finished 8 marathons: New York City, Dallas White Rock, Austin, Oklahoma City, Little Rock, Chicago, Hartford, and St. Louis. He is now looking forward to 5k, 10k, and half marathon distances. Dixon has also dabbled in the realm of triathlon, where he completed sprint and Olympic distance events. 

Quick Facts About Dixon

Full Name Mark Dixon
Age 44 years old as of 2022
Nationality American
Spouse Not Available
Net Worth $1 Million – $5 Million

Mark Dixon Age

Dixon is 44 years old as of 2022. He was born on August 8, 1978, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 8th of August every year.

Mark Dixon Height

Dixon stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m).

Mark Dixon Family

Information regarding Dixon’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.

Mark Dixon Wife

Information about Dixon’s dating life is not known for he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Dixon is engaged to someone or whether he is married. It is also not known if he has any children.

Mark Dixon Salary

Being one of the top journalists for WFSB, he earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.

Mark Dixon Net Worth

Dixon has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a Meteorologist.

Mark Dixon Gay

Dixon has not yet disclosed any information about his sexuality therefore it is not known whether he is gay or straight. However, there will be an update as soon as any information about his relationship is available.

At WFSB Dixon works alongside;

  1. Mark Zinni
  2. Erin Connolly
  3. Wendell Edwards
  4. Nicole Nalepa
  5. Caitlin Francis
  6. Irene O’Connor
  7. Kara Sundlun
  8. Caitlin Nuclo
  9. Stephanie Simoni
  10. Melissa Cole
  11. Scot Haney
  12. Connor Lewis
  13. Lorin Richardson
  14. Joe Zone
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