Jill Szwed an American meteorologist currently working at WTAE in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jill Szwed Family belongs to Pennsylvania, United States.Previously she worked for NEWS 10 ABC since June 2020. Jill started her career at WDTV in Clarksburg, WV. Growing up in western Pennsylvania, she grew fascinated in weather after seeing snowstorms, tornadoes in downtown Pittsburgh, and flooding throughout middle school.
Szwed has had several small problems and difficulties in her profession, like coping with severe weather, technical breaks down, and Technical faults. She’s also had some difficult and embarrassing moments on the radio, such as mispronouncing words, making mistakes, and laughing excessively. She handled these events with grace and humor, not allowing them to bring down her confidence or performance.
Jill Szwed Biography
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|Pennsylvania, United States
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|Penn State University
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Jill Szwed Early Life and Education
Jill Szwed was born in 1980’s however she has not disclosed her exact age on social media.Szwed attended Schuylkill Haven Area High School, where she excelled in both academics and extracurricular activities. She was an active participant in the National Honor Society, the Student Council, the Drama Club, and the Marching Band. She took part in several sports, including soccer, basketball, and track and field. She graduated high school in 2007 and pursued her dream of becoming a meteorologist.
Jill Szwed Family, Parents
Jill Szwed Born to her parents Pennsylvania, United States.She has a younger sister who is her best friend.Her mom and dad support her to build her successful career.
Jill Szwed Husband and Children
Jill Szwed is a married woman but she has not disclose any details about her husband.There is no any information she has any kid.
Jill Szwed Net Worth
Jill Szwed has an estimated Net Worth of $1 Million – $2 Million in 2024.Her primry source of earning comes from her career as American meteorologist.
|Net Worth (2024)
|$1 Million – $2 Million
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Jill Szwed Career and Achivements
After graduating from college, Szwed began her career as a meteorologist at WJAC-TV in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. She spent three years there, covering weather events like blizzards, floods, tornadoes, and hurricanes.
She also hosted the weekly “Weather Whys” feature, in which she answered viewers’ questions and discussed weather events. She received the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) title from the American Meteorological Society (AMS) in 2013, the highest level of certification for broadcast meteorologists.
Jill relocated to Lexington, Kentucky, in 2014 and began working as a weekend morning meteorologist for LEX 18. She also filled in on weekday mornings and nights, covering issues such as agriculture, education, and healthcare. She loved living in the Bluegrass State, where she learnt about horse racing, bourbon, and basketball.
In 2020, Jill left LEX 18 to become the weekday morning meteorologist for Spectrum News 1. She worked there for three years, providing weather updates and stories to people throughout Kentucky. She also presented the “Weather Wise” podcast, where she interviewed professionals and celebrities about weather-related issues.
She continues improving her abilities and knowledge, gaining the Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM) Seal of Approval from the National Weather Association (NWA) in 2021, another prominent award for broadcast meteorologists.
Jill Szwed returned to her home state of Pennsylvania in 2024, where she began working as a weekday morning meteorologist for WTAE. She succeeded Ashley Dougherty, who left the station in December 2023 after nine years of service.Szwed is excited to be a part of the WTAE weather team, which includes Mike Harvey, Cam Tran, and Alex Alecci. She is also excited to explore Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas, as well as learn about the region’s people and culture.
FAQ About Jill Szwed
What is the age of Jill Szwed?
She is in her 30’s but she has not disclose her age yet.
Is Jill Szwed Married?
Jill Szwed is happily married but she has not disclose her partner identity yet.
What is Jill Szwed Salary?
Jill Szwed average salary is between $40,000 to $110,500.