Brittney Payton Biography and Wiki
A Chicago, Illinois native, Brittney Payton is a news journalist known for working as a reporter for FOX 32 News. She is also the daughter of Hall of Fame NFL running back, Walter Payto, and is married to Jordan Benson.
Brittney is a vastly recognized broadcast journalist who is currently working for FOX 32 News. Here, she serves as a reporter for the Good Day Chicago news program. Likewise, she is a sports enthusiast, television host, and fashion fanatic.
Moreover, Payton is also a contributor to the NFL Network. She makes several appearances at the Super Bowl on the ‘Walter Payton Man of the Year Award annually. Before coming to the station, she worked at WGN-TV as the co-host of Chicago’s Best for a period of 250 episodes.
During this time, Brittney was honored with a Chicago Emmy Award in 2013. Prior to this, she was hired by the Big 10 Network as a reporter and host. She began her broadcasting career at the local ABC and Fox affiliates as their intern in Chicago.
On the other hand, Payton is a brand ambassador as well as an emcee for corporations such as BetRivers in both Arizona and Illinois. Most noteworthy, she has worked for several companies including Top Shop, Nike, Burberry, and McDonald’s.
Brittney Payton Age
Brittney is 36 years old as of 2022.
Payton was born on December 26, 1985, in Chicago, Illinois, and celebrates her birthday on the 26th of December every year.
Brittney Payton Height
Brittney is 6 feet 3 inches tall.
Brittney Payton Family
Payton is the daughter of Walter Payton and Connie Norwood. Her father was a football running back known for playing in the National Football League. It is known that he died on 1 November 1999 in South Barrington, Illinois.
Brittney Payton Education
Brittney is a proud graduate of DePaul University and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalist and Communications.
Brittney Payton Husband and Married
Payton is currently married to her loving husband, Jordan Benson. He is currently working as the Proprietary Deal Flow Specialist. They tied the knot at St. James Cathedral, in Chicago. In their marriage, Brittney Payton and her husband have been blessed with a wonderful daughter. Presently, she resides in Chicago along with her family.
Brittney Payton Salary
Brittney’s career as a news journalist earns her a salary of $85,000-$95,000 on an annual basis.
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Brittney Payton Net Worth
Payton sits at a net worth of $1 Million -$ 5 Million (Approx.) as of 2022.
Brittney Payton Awards
- Chicago Emmy Award