Allison Chinchar

Allison Chinchar (CNN) Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, Salary, Family

Allison Chinchar Biography

Allison Chinchar is an American meteorologist. She joined CNN in June 2015 and works as a meteorologist there at the moment. In her position at the station, Allison primarily forecasts the weather for HLN Weekend Express, CNN, and CNN International.

From June 2012 to January 2015, She worked as a weekend meteorologist for two years and eight months. Allison worked as a meteorologist for WKRN-TV in the Greater Nashville Area, Tennessee, earlier.

From January 2011 to June 2012, she worked there as a Saturday evening meteorologist for one year and six months. Allison previously held a meteorology position with WTVC-TV Newschannel 9. From March 2008 to January 2011, she worked as the station’s Saturday evening meteorologist for 2 years and 11 months.

Her reportage of Hurricane Dorian has earned her an Emmy nomination. 2019 saw the hurricane strike the Bahamas. Additionally, She covered the 2011 April Super Tornado Outbreak. In just four days during that time, the Southeastern United States was struck by more than 350 tornadoes.

Over 200 of those tornadoes happened alone on April 27th. Given her specialization in environmental science, She has also written about earthquakes, volcanoes, and other natural calamities. She is skilled at covering news on climate change.

For CNN and HLN, she currently works as a meteorologist. She frequently makes appearances on CNN’s “New Day Weekend,” HLN’s “Weekend Express,” and CNN International shows. In June 2015, she joined the CNN weather team.

Allison worked as a meteorologist for regional stations centered in Atlanta, Nashville, and Chattanooga, Tennessee, before joining her current network. She has covered a wide range of news events over her journalism career, including hurricanes, blizzards, flooding, and wildfires.

Allison Chinchar Age

Allison is 38 years old as of 2022. She was born on April 9, 1984, in the USA.

Allison Chinchar Husband

Alison is happily married to her supportive husband Mike Bettes who is also a meteorologist. The Two tied the knot on October 2012 in front of their friends and family members. Allison and Mike were blessed with a son named Landen Benjamin Bettes in 2015.

Allison Chinchar Height and Weight

She stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches.

Allison Chinchar Family

She was born and brought up in the USA by her father Kenneth Chinchar and her mother Kellie Chinchar on April 9, 1984, USA. Allison’s parents have Caucasian American nationality and ethnicity.


She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science in 2008,  from The Ohio State University with a . Currently, Allison is a member of the International Association of Broadcast Meteorology, the National Weather Association, the American Meteorological Society, and the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society.

Allison Chinchar’s Salary and Net Worth

CNN News’ Allison receives an annual salary of $85,000-$95,000 from her career as a news journalist. She has an estimated net worth of $200,000-$500,000 as of 2022, from her successful career.

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