James Hopkins Bio, Wiki, WBTW-TV, Age, Height, Partner, Kids, Family, Salary, and Net Worth

James Hopkins Biography

James Hopkins is an American Meteorologist working for WBTW-TV in Florence, South Carolina as the morning meteorologist. He joined the station in January 2015.

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James Hopkins Age

Hopkins manages to keep information regarding his dates of birth away from the limelight. It is therefore not known when he celebrates his birthday and how old he is at the moment. Judging from his appearance, he might be in his 40s.

James Hopkins Height / Measurements

Hopkins is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 12 inches.

James Hopkins Wife / Children

Hopkins is happily married to Amanda Hopkins. The couple is proud to be parents to their two daughters, Jaylin and Adarra. In August 2023, Jaylin started the 1st grade while Adarra started the 7th grade. James posted photos of his daughters on August 22, 2023, on his Instagram with the caption, “First day of school in the books and they both had a great day. Jaylin started the 1st grade while Adarra started the 7th…” Adarra was born on February 12th, 2011, and is 13 years old as of 2023.

James Hopkins Family / Relatives

Hopkins manages to keep information regarding his parents away from the limelight. Additionally, he shares no information regarding whether he has any siblings or not. We will update this information once it’s available.

James Hopkins Education

In 2005, he joined The University of North Carolina at Charlotte where he studied Atmospheric Science and Meteorology. He later joined Mississippi State University where he attained his Bachelor’s Degree in Meteorology in 2007.

James Hopkins Career

Hopkins serves as the morning meteorologist at WBTW-TV based in Florence, South Carolina. Prior to working at WBTW-TV, he worked at WVNS/WOWK where he served as the morning meteorologist from February 2012 to Jnauary 2015. Previously, from December 2010 to February 2012, he worked at WJCL ABC 22 & WTGS FOX 28 where he served as a meteorologist based in Savannah, Georgia. He had previously spent 2 years working at WCCO-TV based in Colorado where he served as a meteorologist from January 2009 to December 2010.

Since he started his journalism career, he has covered several extreme weather events including Super Storm Sandy. He also enclosed Hurricane Irene which made landfall in The Outer Banks, North Carolina as well as tornadoes on two different days. Moreover, Hopkins also covered annual monsoon rains, snow storms, forest fires, and so much more. He has also won several awards and honors including “Best AM Newscast” from the West Virginia Broadcasters Association.

James Hopkins Salary

Hopkins receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.

James Hopkins Net Worth

Through Hopkins’s career as a Meteorologist, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.

James Hopkins WBTW-TV

Hopkins works with WBTW-TV where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Julia Kennedy
  2. Annette Peagler
  3. Chris Parks
  4. Trish Munn
  5. Taylor Maresca
  6. Trish Williford
  7. Melissa Meyers
  8. Adriana Cotero
  9. Gracie Fusco
  10. Frank Johnson
  11. Hannah Rahner
  12. Scotty Powell

James Hopkins Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

Hopkins is active on his social media accounts. He has about 4K followers on his Facebook Page, about 2,407 followers on his Twitter account, and around 717 followers on his Instagram account.

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