Jim Bohannon is a prominent American military veteran and a radio and television broadcaster presently serving as the radio host of his own show at the Westwood One Network. Previously, Bohannon was working for The Larry King Show as the primary guest host.
Jim Bohannon Age
Jim was born in Lebanon, Missouri, in the United States, on January 7, 1944. He is 78 years old.
Jim Bohannon Height
Bohannon stands at a moderate height of 5 ft 10 inches ( approx 1.78m ).
Jim Bohannon Education
He is a 1962 graduate with a high school diploma from Lebanon High School. While schooling there, Bohannon had a kick start at his radio career while serving at KLWT where he was paid a dollar per hour.
Furthermore, He is also a graduate from the University of Southwest Missouri State in Springfield. During his time at Southwest Missouri, he served for KWTO as a part-time radio broadcaster and KICK as a disc jockey.
Jim Bohannon Family
Jim was born to his loving and caring parents in Lebanon, Missouri, in the USA. However, he has not shared any details regarding his father, mother, and whether he has any siblings, and as soon as he shares the details about his family members we will update you on this section.
Jim Bohannon Wife
He got married on August 21, 1988, to his pretty wife Annabelle. This was three decades later after both of them schooled together in High School. However, during High school, his wife was dating the football captain. However, Jim and Annabelle, after high school lost touch only to get in touch thirty years later during a book signing in Columbia, Missouri.
Jim was previously in a marriage union with Mary Camille Skora in 1970. Moreso, Jim and his first wife served as co-hosts of WTOP, WCFL, and WRC. However, the couple separated as Mary became more noticed as a broadcaster in her own right with a long career at United Press International and the Associated Press.
Jim Bohannon Salary
Jim’s annual salary is $110,000 per year. This is according to Westwood One Network reporters’ salaries.
Jim Bohannon Net Worth
Bohannon has an approximate net worth of $5 million.
Jim Bohannon Career
During his career as a veteran radio broadcaster, Jim has served different radio stations since he was in High school including KLWT. Following his time at KLWT, Bohannon served as a disc jockey for KICK, and also for KWTO as a news reporter while he was in college.
During his tenure at KWTO radio station, Nohannon was forced to ad-libbing and make comments about the campaign after Senator Barry Goldwater was running late for a live remote broadcast.
However, in 1966, He was enlisted in the U.S. Army where Jim served until 1970. During his four years of service, Bohannon was assigned to the Army Security Agency which included a tour of duty with the 199th Infantry Brigade during the Vietnam war between 1967 to 1968.
Following his discharge from the Army, He resumed his radio work serving for various radio stations including WTOP, WRC, and WGAY. In 1980, Jim took a job as the host of the morning drive at WCFL in Chicago.