Ben Aaron Biography
Ben Aaron (Full Name: Benjamin Aron Colonomos) is a well-known American journalist currently working as a featured correspondent on the 9 – 11 a.m. hours of the PIX11 Morning News. He the station as part of an expansion of the show in 2020. Before that, Ben was in a two-year run as co-host of the nationally syndicated Pickler & Ben with Kellie Pickler.
Ben’s role on the show earned him two Daytime Emmy Award nominations for “Best Host.” Initially, he worked at New York Live for a decade, where his segments as a feature reporter won four Emmy Awards. Before, he worked for WNBC’s New York Live, the nationally syndicated Crazy Talk TV series as well as NBCUniversal’s LXTV.
He worked as a co-host of the nationally syndicated TV talk show known as Pickler & Ben from 2017 to 2019. Nevertheless, the show was canceled in March 2019, after only two seasons. He became a featured reporter for the PIX11 Morning News on WPIX-TV based in New York in January 2020.
Ben Aaron Age
Ben Aaron was born on 10th September 1981, in New York, United States of America. He is 42 years old.
Ben Aaron Height
Ben is a man of standard stature and stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches (Approx 1.73m).
Ben Aaron Family
Ben was born to his Jewish parents Mark Colonomos (father) and Janis Yudelson Salerno (mother) in New York, United States of America. He spent his whole childhood life in Piermont, New York.
Ben Aaron Wife
He got engaged to his devoted wife, ABC News Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee back in August 2013. The lovely couple walked down the aisle on June 7, 2014, on the shores of Lake Michigan. The pair share good-looking sons namely Adrian Benjamin Colonomos who was born in December 2015 in Petoskey, Michigan, and Miles Macklin born on February 9, 2018. Ben and his family currently reside in Manhattan.
Ben Aaron Education
He matriculated at Emerson College located in Boston, Massachusetts where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism.
Ben Aaron Salary
He earns a remarkable salary of $69,362 per year. This is according to PIX11 featured correspondents’ salaries.
Ben Aaron’s Net Worth
Ben Aaron has amassed a lot of wealth from his victorious journalism career and has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
Ben Aaron Career
He started his journalism career on the radio in 1999 at the age of 18 years. He used to serve at Radio Disney. After a short stint hosting a radio show that was stationed in Tucson, Arizona, he moved to Los Angeles where he got an on-air television hosting job for Daybreak OC. The Orange County-stationed morning lifestyle and news show served all Los Angeles citizens. Later, Ben joined KSWB located in San Diego where he carried on with his work as a features reporter until he was hired by WNBC based in New York.
He has worked as a host of New York Live for NBCUniversal at WNBC as a host of New York Live. While there, Ben won three Emmy Awards for “Best Features Reporter” consecutive. Also, he was serving as a co-host of the nationally syndicated television program known as Crazy Talk and at the same time working as a correspondent for Extra. He began co-hosting a show called Pickler & Ben in September 2017.