Jessica RalstonBio, Wiki, Height, Family, WSYX ABC 6, Salary, and Net Worth

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Jessica Ralston Biography

Jessica Ralston is an American journalist who has worked for WSYX ABC6 since August 2016 as a weekday anchor of Good Day Columbus from 5 to 9 a.m. She formerly worked as a news anchor at WTVF NewsChannel 5 in Nashville for two years.

Jessica Ralston Age

Ralston prefers to keep her personal life private, thus she has not yet divulged the year and month she was born. It is consequently unknown when she celebrates her birthday. However, she could be in her 40s.

Jessica Ralston Height

Ralston has an approximate height of 5 feet and 6 inches.

Jessica Ralston Education

Ralston enrolled at Youngstown State University after completing her high school degree. She later earned a bachelor’s degree.

Jessica Ralston Family

Ralston grew up in Youngstown, Ohio, but has managed to keep her personal life out of the spotlight, so she has not revealed anything about her parents. It’s also unclear if Ralston has any siblings.

Jessica Ralston Husband

Ralston was previously in a relationship but her partner passed away on January 19, 2024.

Jessica Ralston Salary

Ralston’s annual pay ranges from $40,000 to $110,500.

Jessica Ralston’s Net Salary

Ralston’s net worth is reported to be between $1 million and $5 million, obtained through her work as a writer.

Jessica Ralston Salary Career

From 5 to 9 a.m. on weekdays, Ralston anchors Good Day Columbus for WSYX ABC6. She began her broadcasting career in Youngstown as a producer for WFMJ-TV21. She later moved to Clarksburg, West Virginia, and worked as an evening anchor, reporter, and producer for WDTV Newschannel 5.

After working in Clarksburg, she relocated to West Virginia and spent ten years with WSAZ. While there, she advanced from anchor and reporter to evening anchor. She also received the South Charleston Women’s Club’s Woman of Achievement Award. The Mayor’s office gave her a Key to the City of Charleston.

Ralston relocated from West Virginia to Nashville, where she worked as an evening anchor and host of “Openline” for WTVF NewsChannel 5. “Nashville Scene” magazine named her a “Style Setter: One of the city’s ten best-dressed.”

Throughout her career, she has garnered numerous prizes, including five Emmys and sixteen Emmy nominations. She has also won 36 Associated Press and Broadcaster awards, including Best Anchor, Broadcast Journalist of the Year, Best Newscast, Best Reporter, Best Breaking News Coverage, and Best Enterprise Reporter. In 2019, she was named one of the “Top 3 Anchorwomen” by the Columbus Dispatch. The following year, she was selected the Columbus Dispatch’s “Top TV News Anchorwoman.”

Aside from her professional job, Ralston has worked for charity and served in her community. She is passionate about assisting crime victims in seeking justice, as well as issues affecting women and children. She also works as an animal advocate.

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