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Scott Schaffer Profile
Scott Schaffer is an American co-anchor who is currently working at WNEP-TV. He currently co-anchors news at 6:00, 7:00,10:00, and 11:00 pm. Furthermore, he joined the news team in May 1999.
Scott Schaffer Age
Schaffer is 60 years old as of 2023. He was born on October 2nd, 1963 in Pennsylvania, in the United States of America. Additionally, he celebrates his birthday on October 2nd every year.
Scott Schaffer Height
Schaffer stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches tall. However, information about his weight will be updated when available.
Scott Schaffer Family
Schaffer was born and brought up in Reading, Pennsylvania, he was raised by his grandparents John Penta and Helen. Schaffer parents are Doris and Raymond, his mother Doris suffered from mental illness. He revealed that Raymond was gay before getting into a romantic relationship with his mother. Schaffer has not revealed any information about having siblings as he likes to keep his personal life private. However, we will update this information as soon as it is available.
Scott Schaffer Wife
Schaffer is happily married to his loving wife Julie Sidoni who is a journalist at the same station. The couple has been together for more than a decade, and together they are blessed with a son named Charlie Schaffer who was born in 2010. Schaffer likes to keep his personal life private hence, not disclosing any information regarding his Wife. Neither has he revealed any information about his son. However, research is ongoing we will update this information as soon as it is available.
Scott Schaffer Career
He joined Newswatch 16 in May of 1999 as a stay and correspondent. He is right now the co-anchor of Newswatch 16 at 6:00, 7:00, 10:00 and 11:00 pm. Schaffer came to WNEP-TV taking after a stretch as a morning stay at WJRT-TV in Rock, Michigan. He got his begin in broadcast news coverage at Benefit Electric Cable TV in Allentown, conjointly worked as an anchor/reporter at WHTM in Harrisburg, sometime recently heading to Michigan in 1996. Since coming to WNEP-TV, Scott has tied down the end-of-the-week newscasts, as well as the 5:00 and 5:30 pm newscasts. He too secured news stories in each district of the Newswatch 16 coverage area. Schaffer could be a local of Perusing, and graduated from LaSalle College in Philadelphia, with degrees in Communications and Promoting.
Scott is an ardent sports fan. He got his first job in TV news through a lucky and unexpected connection. His former teacher of religion in high school, Father Stan Sosnowski, had changed jobs and now helps the Bishop of Allentown. He worked closely with some people at Service Electric Cable TV in Allentown due to his job. During that time, SECTV had a news show every night and they were in need of a reporter. Father Stan made a phone call, and because of that, he got a job even though he had no experience. He worked as a weather reporter for three years at the ABC station in Harrisburg. He didn’t study the weather, so he was not the best fit for the job. But he gained a lot of knowledge about the weather during those years, and that is useful.
Scott Schaffer Salary
Schaffer has an estimated salary of $30,000 to $80,000 from his career at WNEP-TV.
Scott Schaffer Net Worth
Schaffer has an estimated annual Net worth of $ 1 million to $5 million earned from his career as a co-anchor.
Scott Schaffer Social Media Platforms
Schaffer is very active on his Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. He has 6.5k followers on Twitter, 1.1k followers on Instagram, and 27k followers on Facebook.