Ray Cortopassi WGN 9, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, Salary, Net Worth

Ray Cortopassi
Ray Cortopassi

Ray Cortopassi Biography and Wiki

Ray Cortopassi is an award-winning American journalist currently working as a news anchor and reporter for WGN 9 News. Previously, he worked for WXIN Fox 59 News as an anchor and reporter in Indianapolis. 

Ray Cortopassi’s Age and Birthday

Ray was born on April 6, 1967, in Chicago, IllinoisUnited States of America. He is 54 years old as of 2023. His birth sign is Aries. He turns 55 years old on April 6, 2023.

Ray Cortopassi Height

Cortopassi stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch (Approx. 1.85 meters) tall.

Ray Cortopassi Education

The news anchor attended and graduated from a local high school in his hometown. From there he joined

He later received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Broadcast Journalism. More details regarding his academic credentials will be updated soon.

Ray Cortopassi Family, Parents, Siblings

Ray’s father was a sheet metal foreman at U.S. Steel’s “South Works” plant while his mother was a piano teacher. However, attempts to establish his parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if he has any siblings. Further details regarding his family background will be updated soon when disclosed.

Ray Cortopassi’s Wife | Is He Married?

In regards to his marital entanglements, the famed news anchor is currently married to his lovely wife, Leslie Cortopassi. Together, the couple shares four children.

Ray Cortopassi Salary

According to WGN 9 News estimates, he receives an average annual salary ranging from $45,000 – $ 110,500. His contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.

Ray Cortopassi’s Net Worth

The news reporter has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 Million to $5 Million as of 2023. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.

Ray Cortopassi
Ray Cortopassi

Ray Cortopassi WGN 9 News

WGN Channel 9, is an independent television station in Chicago, Illinois, United States. It is the sister to the company’s sole radio property, news/talk/sports station WGN. It is owned by Nexstar Media Group.

Cortopassi is a journalist who currently works for WGN 9 News as a news anchor and reporter. Moreover, he co-anchors WGN News 5, 6 pm, 9 pm, and 10 pm newscasts.

Prior to this, he worked as an anchor and reporter for WXIN Fox 59 News in Indianapolis. He has also worked at WTHR-TV both as a news reporter and anchor.

Ray began his career at Daily Southtown where he served as a freelance reporter. Afterward, he joined the City News Bureau of Chicago as their reporter and broadcast editor. In addition, he has also worked at WPBN-TV, KTNV, and WRTV.

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