Ed Curran CBS2 Chicago, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Salary, and Net Worth

Ed Curran Bio | Wiki

Ed Curran is an American Meteorologist. He currently works at WBBM-TV ( CBS2 Affiliate). Ed is a well-known Chicago broadcaster with years of experience in TV meteorology. He joined the station in May 2012. Also, he is best known as a technology and automotive reporter, reporting radio news, and talk show host.

Ed has specialties in TV, radio, weather, technology, automotive, news, and talk shows. Before joining WBBM-TV, the journalist worked at FM News Chicago – WIQI as a News Anchor and Meteorologist.

Ed Curran Age

He was born in 1956, in the United States. Ed is 66 years old.

Ed Curran Height

He is a man of above-average stature. Ed stands at a height of 5 ft 9 in (Approx 1.75 m)

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Ed Curran Family

Ed was born and raised in Chicago, by his parents. He has an American nationality and white ethnicity. However, Ed has not shared any information about his parents or siblings.

Ed Curran Wife | Wedding

He is married to his lovely wife Monica, Ed enjoys his leisure by playing electric guitar, firing up his backyard smoker, and bike-riding with his wife and two children

Ed Curran Children

He is blessed with two children named Jessica and Jeff. The family lives in the northwest suburbs. Additionally, they have two dogs named Ricky and Shelby.

Ed Curran Education

Ed is a Columbia College graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications. He also holds a certificate in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University which he earned back in 1996. He was awarded 11 regional Emmy awards due to his excellence in broadcasting.

Ed Curran CBS2 Chicago

He started his career as a Program Director/Host at WEFA-FM. Ed worked there from 1976 to 1979. He then went to join WGCI-FM as a News Reporter and Personality. Ed worked for WGCI from 1979 to 1983. In Nov 1983, he joined WIND-AM 560 as their Program Director/Host. He worked there until Dec 1985. From Mar 1986 to Nov 1994, he served as a Program Host at WGN Radio and a Talk Radio host at Chicago’s top-rated station.

He then proceeded to join WLS Radio Chicago in 1995 as a Program Host and Talk radio host. Ed worked there until 1997. In 1997, Ed became a Meteorologist at WGN-TV. He served as a meteorologist and as a technology correspondent for the WGN Morning News until 1999. In 2000, he joined CNN as their Technology Correspondent and reporter 2001. From 1999 to 2002, Ed served as a Meteorologist at WMAQ-TV 9 ( the NBC owned and operated station in Chicago).

He was the president of Curran Communications from 1989 to 2003. From Dec 2002 to Jun 2011, Ed served as a Meteorologist/Technology Reporter at WBBM-TV. He then became a News Anchor and Reporter at WGN Radio in Apr 2010. He filled in news anchor and reporter’s dest until Jul 2011. From Jul 2011 to May 2012, Ed served as a News Anchor and meteorologist at FM News Chicago – WIQI. Since 2012, he has been serving as a Meteorologist at WBBM-TV

Ed’s other colleagues at CBS Include:

Ben Tracy – White House correspondent

Jasmine Viel – Anchor

Dr. Max Gomez – Medical correspondent

Pat Harvey – Anchor

Karen Leigh – anchor

Kathy Walsh – anchor

Anne-Marie Green – Anchor

Jamie Erdahl – Studio host

Ed Curran Weight Loss

Some of his fans noticed that the journalist had lost weight in 2021. His appearance raised some speculations that Ed may be sick or suffering from a health problem that was messing up his weight. Although the fans tried to dig deeper into the matter, Ed never addressed the matter publicly.

Ed Curran Health

He returned to his meteorological duties at CBS 2 in March 2022 after sick leave. Veteran meteorologist Ed went back to work after three months since he received a kidney transplant that saved his life. Giving a statement on his comeback, he said “I look forward to coming back healthier than I’ve been in a long time.”

Ed Curran Salary

He currently serves as a Meteorologist and reporter at WBBM-TV, the CBS-owned station in Chicago. Ed earns an average salary of $70,482 per year.

Ed Curran Net Worth

The journalist earns his income as a CBS2 Chicago reporter and meteorologist. He has accumulated a decent fortune over the years. Ed’s estimated net worth is $ 1,768,165

How Old Is Ed Curran

Ed is 66 years old. He was born in 1956, in the United States.

Is Ed Curran Married

Ed is married to her lovely wife called Monica. The couple has two children named Jessica and Jeff.

Who Is Ed Curran

Ed is an American Meteorologist. He currently works at WBBM-TV. Ed is a well-known Chicago broadcaster with years of experience in TV meteorology. He joined the station in May 2012.

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