Jen Carfagno, an American veteran meteorologist already has a 23-year-long career and running with The Weather Channel. The Pennsylvania native currently co-hosts AMHQ (America’s Morning Headquarters) for the channel since 1998, focusing on moring weather conditions significantly.
Moreover, throughout her 2 decade-long journeys, Carfagno appeared in many TV programs & documentaries such as Weather Gone Viral, Top 100 Weather Moments and AM HQ. Also, she earned a brief screen-time in the film The Invisible Man (2020).
Jen Carfagno Is A Graduate Of Penn State University
Born on 19th July 1976, Carfango grew up in Collegeville, Pennsylvania, which is also the home state for Hollywood stars like Cheri Oteri and Victoria Pedretti. Subsequently, after graduation from Perkiomen Valley High School in 1994, she enrolled at Penn State University and earned a degree in Meteorology.
As of 2021, the AMHQ co-host is 45 years old and stands 5 feet 5 inches tall. The brown-eyed blonde is relatively low-key about her family; as for her nationality, she is an American of white ethnic background.
Intern Turned Pro Meteorologist At ‘The Weather Channel’
The Penn State University alum did an internship with The Weather Channel when she was still an undergrad. And after graduation, she became a full-time forecaster along with an on-camera meteorologist apprentice. It aided Jen Carfagno to sharpen her skills even more.
By the beginning of the 2000s, she became a significant personality in the Meteorology Science & Strategy Department of the channel. The on-camera meteorologist then co-anchored Thursday/Friday morning show Weather Center Live from 2013 to 2016.
Since 2014, Carfagno works as the co-host of TWC’s morning TV program AMHQ along with Maria LaRosa- her college pal.
Moreover, she also handled the channel’s tactical operations with the National Weather Service, the EPA AIRNow program, and other related government agencies. Other notable works of the meteorologist include Weather Gone Viral (2016-19, documentary), Top 100 Weather Moments (2020), and The Weather Channel: Live Coverage of Hurricane Harvey (TV special, 2017).
For her amazing, people also give her different tags like “Dewpoint Diva” and “Weather Channel Wedding Expert”
Mother Of Three Kids- Who Is Carfagno’s Husband?
The Weather Channel meteorologist makes every update on her professional steps through social media platforms, but like many famous figures, she prefers a somewhat low-key personal life. Jen Carfagno is married and currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her second husband with whom she shares a kid (born in 2009).
Though, further detail on her 2nd spouse & 3rd child is yet to be out.
With her ex-husband Neil McGillis, Jen is the mother of 2 daughters: Natalie and Kelly. Quite often, she posts pictures with her daughters on her Instagram (@jencarfagno) with more than 55K followers.
Moreover, she is an active user of Twitter with over 928K followers on her official account @JenCarfagno. Aside from her professional venture, Carfagno enjoys going to beaches and doing adventurous things during her vacation.
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Net Worth Of Jen Carfagno In 2021
Counting since 1998, Jen has been in her professional life for more than two decades. During this long tenure, she has achieved a lot of success, fame, and popularity. At this point, she is not just a meteorologist or weather host but is also an idol for many meteorologists.
There is no doubt that Carfagno’s successful journey saw her a considerable income. As of 2021, the veteran TWC meteorologist has a net worth of $1.5 million. Carfagno spends a lot of her wealth on traveling and vacationing as well. Indeed, she lives a really luxurious life with her family.
Sources show that the average salary of an American meteorologist is around $76,000 per year. Having said that, the pay bar for the veteran ones with huge popularity and proficiency easily goes up in the 6-digit figure annually.