Dylan Dreyer Biography

Dylan Marie Dreyer is an American television meteorologist employed for NBC News. She is one of the most popular meteorologists in America. She is quite good at her job constantly traveling across the country to cover one natural disaster to the other. Dreyer covered horrific Hurricane Irma and Harvey despite being category 5 and even she was scared a bit. 

Dylan Dreyer Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth

Dylan Dreyer was born on 2nd August 1981 in Manalapan, New Jersey, USA. She got her first-ever job at an ice cream corner called Jake’s Cree-Mee Freeze in her hometown of Manalapan, N.J. She is of Caucasian ancestry.

Dreyer also has two brothers named James and Mike. Her brother Mike an Air Force veteran lost his right lower leg in a construction mishap. He now plays softball with the Wounded Warrior Softball Team.

Dryer studied at Manalapan High School graduating in 1999. She then attended Rutgers University where she graduated in 2003 with a B.Sc. degree in meteorology. She worked as a weather anchor for Rutgers T.V. network and radio station while in college.

Career

After graduating, she worked at WICU in Erie, Pennsylvania, then at WJAR in Providence, Rhode Island. She gained huge traction in September 2012 when she joined NBC News as a meteorologist. That’s after spending time at the former NBC station WHDH in Boston, Massachusetts, starting in 2007.

Right now, she’s a weather anchor and shares duties with Sheinelle Jones in the Orange Room on Weekend Today and MSNBC during weekends. She fills in for Carson Daly and Al Roker and appears on Today on weekdays as a weather correspondent.

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Besides her NBC gigs, she pops up frequently on The Weather Channel and NBC Nightly News. Dylan Dreyer isn’t just about the weather, though. She hosts an educational nature program called “Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer.” It airs as part of NBC’s The More You Know programming. While heading to cover a blizzard for The Today Show in 2013, she had an accident and got a mild concussion.

Now, Dylan Dreyer is gearing up to write a series of picture books for Random House Books for Young Readers, part of Random House Children’s Books. These books will dive into social-emotional learning and will feature Misty the Cloud. Using her weather knowledge and mom’s experience, she aims to bring Misty to life in these new picture books.

Social Media

Dylan has a social media presence on various platforms. She can be found on Instagram with thousands of followers. Dreyer is a weather girl on TV but can be a model on Instagram. She doesn’t hesitate to update her fans with what’s going on in her personal and professional life. Recently, she shared a photo that touched many of her followers who have young children.

She herself being a mother-of-two posted a picture of her son Oliver, one, standing in the middle of the living room surrounded by toys and books spread out on the floor. In the caption, Dreyer wrote: “It’s just… so… messy. How can a one-year-old cause that much mess?” She can also be found on Twitter by the username DylanDreyerNBC, where she keeps updating her audience with news on various topics.

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Controversies

Dreyer is one brave lady. The well-known Today Show meteorologist shared the very personal news of her miscarriage and infertility struggle via a segment on the morning show. The weather anchor revealed she hopes to “shed the stigma” surrounding infertility by sharing her truth in honor of National Infertility Awareness Week. Due to her emergency C-section with her firstborn, she was not able to conceive and had to turn to alternative methods.

Dylan Dreyer Biography

Real Name Dylan Marie Dreyer
Birth Date 2 August 1981
Age 39 Years
Birth Place Manalapan Township, New Jersey, United States
Nationality American
Profession Meteorologist
Religion Roman Catholic
Sun sign Leo

Physical Statistics

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Height in feet inches – 5’ 3” – in Centimetres – 160 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 53 kg  –  in Pounds –  117 lbs
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Green
Body Type Slim

Family

Father Jim Dreyer
Mother Linda Dreyer
Sister
Brother Two (Mike & James Dreyer)

Qualification/Education

School Manalapan High school
College Rutgers University

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Who is her husband? Brian Fichera
Children Three (Calvin Bradley, Oliver George Fichera & Rusell James)

Personal Life

Dylan married Brian Fichera who is an in-studio technician by profession in 2012 and currently resides in the New York area. Dreyer announced her pregnancy on The Today Show and gave birth to her first child, Calvin on December 17, 2016, her second child, Oliver on January 2, 2020, and her third child on 29th September 2021. She had a miscarriage in early 2019 after the birth of her first child. Dylan gave birth to 

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Dylan Dreyer Net Worth

Dreyer’s net worth is estimated to be around approx. $4 million. Her salary from her TV career though not officially revealed to the public is estimated to be in the tune of $300,000. Her hard work has afforded her to live in some amazing houses. Currently, she lives in New York City in a house worth $580,000 which she bought in 2012 after her marriage.

Trivia

  • Dreyer would always put her full name “Dylan Marie Dreyer” on her resume when applying for jobs, so they knew that they were hiring women.
  • She suffered a miscarriage over winter 2018/2019 and then she was diagnosed with secondary infertility.
  • Improper Bostonian Magazine named her the 2008 Boston’s Best Meteorologist.
  • She is a recipient of the American Meteorological Society’s Precious Seal of Approval Award.
  • Dreyer was a stock photo model and calendar girl before her TV career took off.
  • Doris Milke, Dreyer’s grandmother, was a record-setting winner on the original version of The Price Is Right.

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