Quick Facts of Kent Ehrhardt

  • Full NameKent Ehrhardt
  • Net Worth$9 Million
  • Marital Status Divorced
  • BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri
  • ProfessionMeteorologist
  • Nationality American
  • EducationSoutheast Missouri University
  • ChildrenApril Ehrhardt
  • Horoscope Libra
Kent Ehrhardt

Ken Ehrhardt is an American chief meteorologist on KMOV-TV channel 4 who has been working since 1998. He previously worked for channels like WPTV channel 5 and later left the job in order to return to his hometown at St.Louis.

Kent hasn’t publicized the salary he earns from the network but, owing to the fact that he is very passionate about his profession, he surely makes a huge chunk of net worth.

Who is Kent Ehrhardt? Bio and Wiki (Education, Family)

Kent Ehrhardt was born on October 21, 1956, in St. Louis Missouri as per his wiki. He reached the age of 62 as of 2019. As his parent’s details are not revealed, it’s hard to identify the ethnicity he belongs to. Being born in the United States, it makes him of American nationality.

Further, Kent’s star sign is Libra. Like his other family information, his siblings’ detail also remains closed.

Talking about his academic qualification, Kent attended Pattonville High School where he completed his senior high school. After high school graduation, he joined Southeast Missouri State University and earned his bachelor of Science Degree in Mass Communications.

Kent Ehrhardt Body Measurement (Height, Weight)

As of now, Kent is currently 62 years old. Although he is aging, Ehrhardt still has well maintained his health with the proper diet. While seeing his age number, it might shock you. But as we all know, age is just a state of mind and according to the age, his body structure is not so ripen.

Kent Ehrhardt Salary and Net Worth

As a chief meteorologist, Kent Ehrhardt is earning a good amount of fortune from the media. He is currently working for WPTV as their head weather anchor earning an annual salary of $80 Thousand approximately. Since the day he started his profession in media channel, he gradually took growth and reached this height.

Caption: Chief Meteorologist, Kent Ehrhardt broadcasting weather report

With a substantial amount of salary, Kent has undoubtedly amassed a lucrative net worth. Throughout his career as a journalist, Kent has reportedly gathered a net worth around $9 Million. It has also expected that in upcoming years, the position, as well as the net value of the journalist, will grow significantly.

Who is Kent Ehrhardt’s Wife? Know about his Girlfriend and Personal Life

Glancing the private life of Kent, it is found that he was a married man. The name of his first spouse is Janice L. Ehrhardt. They were happily married and even welcomed a daughter, April Ehrhardt. However, the marriage relation in between them didn’t work out and they got separated. The reason and cause for their divorce also remained mysterious.

After the finalization of their divorce, Kent later found his love in Katie Hayes for the second time. They two began dating since November 2015 and are still together.

Kent Ehrhardt with his partner, Katie Hayes along with their children
Kent Ehrhardt with his partner, Katie Hayes along with their children


Kent’s partner, Katie Hayes has 3 children from her previous marriage. Along with his partner, kent is also guiding her 3 children and spending quality time with them.

As of now, their living relation is bonded so strongly that till now no rumors and news has come out of their separation or having extra affairs.

Kent Ehrhardt win over Cancer

While working for KMOV Channel 4, the show was canceled for a short time. The reason for not broadcasting the show soon disclosed. kent was having a skin surgery of cancer that he got on the eyelids. Because of not having a severe diagnosis, he recovered quickly.

Kent Ehrhardt Career Highlights

Kent started his television career from KFVS TV based in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. After experience all the media system, he then moved to KWWL in Waterloo, Lowa as a co-host of an entertainment program, PM Magazine.

Afterward, Kent spent about 13 years in WPTV TV in West Palm Beach, Florida hosting multiple programs. Eventually, his life made a surprising turn.

He got an offer from KMOV Channel 4 as Chief Meteorologist in June of 1998. He covered some of the biggest weather hazards including thunderstorms and snowstorms.