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Shannon Behnken Channel 8, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Husband, Salary, Net Worth

Shannon Behnken
Shannon Behnken

Shannon Behnken Biography and Wiki

Shannon Behnken is an American Award-winning journalist and news personality currently working as an investigative reporter for WFLA-TV, channel 8, an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Tampa, Florida, United States. She also has a consumer franchise known as Better Call Behnken, where she highlights the importance of advocacy journalism.

Shannon Behnken Age and Birthday

Shannon was born on July 4, 1978, in Ruskin, Florida, United States. She is 44 years old as of 2022. Her birth sign is Cancer. She turns 45 years old on July 4, 2023.

Shannon Behnken Height

She stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches (Approx. 1.6 meters) tall.

Shannon Behnken Education

The news reporter attended and graduated from a local high school in her hometown. From there she joined Western Kentucky University, a public university in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

She graduated from the institute with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism in 2000. More details regarding her academic credentials will be updated soon when revealed.

Shannon Behnken Family, Parents, Siblings

Attempts to establish her parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she has any siblings. Further details regarding her family background will be updated soon when disclosed.

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Shannon Behnken Husband, Is She Married?

In regards to her marital entanglements, the news reporter prefers keeping her love life private since no record of her relationships is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she is single, married, or in a relationship. We are keeping tabs and we will update her partner’s details soon.

Shannon Behnken Salary

According to NBC estimates, she receives an average annual salary ranging from $31,300 to $92,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.

Shannon Behnken Net Worth

The news personality has an estimated net worth ranging from $500,000 to $1 million as of 2022. This amount is from her extensive career as a journalist among other investments.

Shannon Behnken WFLA News

WFLA-TV, virtual channel 8, is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Tampa, Florida, United States, and serving the Tampa Bay area. Owned by Irving, Texas-based Nexstar Media Group, it is part of a duopoly with St. Petersburg-licensed MyNetworkTV affiliate WTTA.

She joined the news station in 2004 as a Consumer/Investigative reporter. Prior to joining WFLA-TV, she previously worked as a Business Reporter at The Tampa Tribune. Her work is regularly recognized nationally and picked up by sister television stations across the country.

Shannon notably won the best broadcast report from The National Association of Real Estate Editors several times as well as received numerous awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and the Florida Press Club.

In Addition, she serves on the Board of Directors for Seniors Vs. Crime, under the Florida Attorney General’s Office.

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