11 Interesting Facts About Wisdom Martin You Do Not Wish to Miss Out

Wisdom Martin is a famous American news anchor currently working at Fox 5 since 2003. He anchors in the morning program at 4:25a.m, 9a.m to 11a.m on GoodDayDC. Martin started his journalism career while he was a sophomore at Jackson State University. He ran the teleprompter during the weekends at WAPT news. 

Wisdom Martin FOX 5 Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, Salary, and Net Worth
Wisdom Martin
  • Martin was born on the 25th of September, 1985, in the United States of America. He is currently 35 years old as of 2020, he celebrates his birthday with his family, friends, and relatives on the 25th of September every year. His next birthday will come on the 25th of September, 2021, when he will be turning 36 years of age.
  • Wisdom’s father is called Wisdom D Martin, and he was the U.S. army. Martin wished his mother a happy Mother’s Day on the 8th of May, 2015. Martin was born and raised together with his brother in the United States of America. Martin has a father-in-law called McKinley Alexander, who is a retired Professor of the Jackson State University. Most of the martin’s family members, including his parents, brother, aunts, uncles, cousins, and grandmother, attended Jackson State University.
  • Upon completing his secondary education, martin joined Jackson State University, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism. His career began while he was at the university.
  • Wisdom is a man of average stature, and he appears to be quite tall, as seen in his photos. He stands at the height of 6 feet and 2 inches, an approximate of i.87 meters.  However, details regarding his other body measurements are unavailable, but we shall update them once found.
  • Martin is married to her beautiful and lovely wife called Monifa Martin. The couple is blessed with three children; two girls and one boy. His first daughter was born in 2003and his son was named Wilson martin. Martin and his wife own a property in Germantown, Maryland. Martin likes cooking, Visiting and giving speeches at different schools, and coaching children basketball in his area during his free time.   
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Wisdom Martin
  • Martin started his journalism career while he was a sophomore at Jackson State University. He ran the teleprompter during the weekends at WAPT news.  Since then, he has moved to work as a photographer, editor, and sports reporter for the weekend show, before graduating. Upon graduation, Wisdom joined KSEE in Fresno, California, WRAL in Raleigh, North Carona, and where she served as a news reporter and weekend anchor.
  • When he is out of work, martin spends his time with his lovely wife and three children. Besides, he enjoys cooking, traveling, visiting different schools, and coaching kids basketball in his area.
  • Martin started working with WTTH Fox 5 news team in the year 2003. As a newscast, he covered stories related to Hurricane Katrina, bank robberies in D.C, and also the murder of the football player, Sean Taylor. Before he came to Fox 5, Martin worked with KSEE in Fresno, California, WRAL in North Carolina, and CNN at the network’s Atlantic office.            
  • Wisdom martins, together with Tony Perkins, received a promotion from WTTG to morning anchor positions. Perkins anchors from 7 to 10 am, whereas Martin anchors from 4:30 to 7.a.m alongside Sarah Simmons and Allison Seymour. In their new positions, martin replaced Gurvir Dhindsa while Perkins replaced Steve Chenevey. WTTG vice president and director, Phil Metlin, was pleased to welcome Martin and his colleague into new roles on Fox 5 News.
  • As a news anchor at Fox 5, Martin earns a salary of $80 million. However, this pay depends on the seniority of the employee in question. News anchors at Fox 5 receive a monthly average salary of $99,224.
  • Wisdom has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million as of 2020. This includes his assets, money, and income. Journalism is his primary source of income. Through his various sources of income, Martin has been able to accumulate a Good net worth but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
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