Bridget Chavez Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Children, KIRO 7, Salary and Net Worth

Bridget Chavez Biography

Bridget Chavez is an American two-Emmy-Award- winning journalist currently working as a full-time reporter at KIRO 7 News covering and reporting on news of the day as well as working on special projects that are longer-form pieces. Joining the station in August 2022, she was previously a full-time reporter at KPTV Fox 12 Oregon in Portland, Oregon since June 2020. Chavez is so passionate about storytelling and truly believes that every person has a story to tell. Moreover, Bridget has always been a writer and she absolutely loves interacting with people, hearing and sharing their stories. She has spent a couple of years in the classroom after undergrad and while she enjoyed teaching, Chavez’s true passion is storytelling.

Bridget Chavez Age

It is clear that Chavez was born in Belen, New Mexico, United States. However, her actual date of birth remains unknown to the public for one reason or the other. Could it be she likes to keep her age private? By the look, she seems to be 29 years old as of 2023.

Bridget Chavez Height

Chavez stands at a height of 1.71m, and her weight is about 65 kg.

Bridget Chavez Family

Chavez has not disclosed her family members, parents, and siblings. Mostly because she does not necessarily find this information useful to the public. We will keep you posted should this information be available.

Bridget Chavez's Photo
Bridget Chavez’s Photo

Bridget Chavez Husband

It seems Chavez has not yet revealed who her life partner is, or perhaps, she has not yet found the love of his life. We will keep tabs and update you soon as she also has no past record of having any children or possibly has just maintained a low profile. Moreover, she lives with her Dalmatian puppy named Truckee and a cat named Cat and is excited to continue to call the PNW home.

Bridget Chavez Career

As an alum of The University of New Mexico, Chavez graduated with a double Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science in 2014. After her undergraduate degrees, Bridget attended Loyola Marymount University where she attained her Master of Arts in Special Education and Teaching in 2016. Subsequently, she also enrolled at S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University obtaining her

While still in her college, Bridget interned at the


From August 2016 for about a year and 11 months, she was a resource specialist at

KIRO 7  News

Chavez came to Seattle after reporting for KPTV Fox 12 Oregon in Portland and before that at KOLO 8 in Reno, Nevada. In her career, Bridget has made coverage of major news events, extensively covering the Portland protests and riots of 2020, Oregon’s historic wildfires of 2020, and the ice storm of 2021. From major breaking news to community impact stories, she has as well had extensive storytelling experience and is a two-time Emmy award-winning journalist. As an avid runner, she has run two marathons and plans to do more, as she also enjoys snowboarding, paddleboarding, rock climbing, hiking, and reading. At KIRO 7, Chavez works alongside fellow journalists like;

Bridget Chavez Salary

Chavez’s salary is about $110,500 per year.

Bridget Chavez’s Net Worth

Chavez’s estimated net worth is $ 2.1 million. Her primary source is her job as a full-time reporter at KIRO 7 News covering and reporting on news of the day as well as working on special projects that are longer-form pieces.

Social Media Accounts

Chavez is active on social media and she posts personal and work-related stuff from time to time. She has over 3000 followers on Instagram, 2.1k on Facebook, and 2300 on Twitter.