Dina Bair {WGN} Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Children, Salary and Net Worth

Dina Bair Biography

Dina Bair is an Emmy award-winning journalist working for WGN. She anchors the Midday News and is also the medical reporter for the “Medical Watch” segments on WGN Midday News, WGN Evening News, and WGN News at Nine. From December 1994 to December 1999, she worked on the WGN Weekend Morning News.

Dina Bair Age

Bair was born on July 05, 1967, in the United States of America. She is hence, she is 54 years old as of 2021.

Dina Bair Height

Bair stands at an average height and weight. Her height is 1.68m, and her weight is 57kgs.
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Dina Bair’s Husband

Bair is happily married to her husband John Maher and they have 8 children. They got married in the year 2016. She has 4 children from her previous relationship just like her husband Maher, making it a total of eight kids. They do not have a child together.

Dina Bair Career

Bair comes from the East Coast and went to Northwestern University in Evanston and did Bachelor’s degree in Science in Radio-TV-Film. Bair joined WGN-TV in September 1994 as a full-time general assignment reporter. She anchored the WGN Weekend Morning News from December 1994 to December 1999. Notably, in 2013, Dina traveled to Italy where she covered the election of the new Pope. She was reporting live from Vatican City.

Before joining WGN-TV, Dina was working at CLTV in Oak Brook as an anchor and reporter. She also previously worked at WHOI-TV in Peoria as an anchor, reporter, and producer. The other place she worked is at WMAQ-TV in Chicago as a field producer. She reported inside the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Children’s Memorial Hospital. Her news series and documentary, “Intensive Caring,” detailed cutting-edge medical treatments. Also,   life and death decisions won awards for their news and documentary coverage. Apart from anchoring, Dina is a founding Board member of the breast cancer charity One in a Million, Dancing With Chicago Celebrities. She as well leads a media running team devoted to raising funds for charity. Additionally, she is involved with

Furthermore, Bair is a founding Board member of the breast cancer charity One in a Million: Dancing With Chicago Celebrities. Dina leads a media running team devoted to raising funds for charity. Dina is also involved with LUNGevity, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, The National Italian American Foundation, the American Cancer Society, and also Respiratory Health Association. On the other hand, Dina is an Advisory Board Member for Saleh Freedom, this is a movement to aid victims of sex trafficking.


Dina was named a Fellow by the National Press Foundation for the “Cancer Issues” seminar in Washington D.C. in mostly the most rewarding story. Bair, for her excellent work, has received very many awards. Such awards include nine Emmy awards, a Peter Lisagor Award from the Society of Professional Journalists, and quite a number of Associated Press awards for both anchoring and reporting.

Dina Bair Salary

Bair earns a fine salary of about $ 98,000 annually.

Dina Bair’s Net Worth

Bair’s estimated net worth is $2.1 million. estimated net worth is $2.1 million. Her primary source is her job as a journalist.

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