Jamie Hersch Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Dec, 2018
Facts of Jamie Hersch
Date of Birth: 1987 , May-25
Age: 34 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Jamie Hersch
Birth Name Jamie Hersch
Father James Hersch
Mother Candy Hersch
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Champlin, Minnesota
Ethnicity White ethnicity
Profession Sportscaster
Working For NHL and MLB Network
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Tattoo(s) No
Famous for On The FLy and Quick Pitch
Married Yes
Married to Matt Q. Burkhard
Children No
Divorce No
Education Champlin Park High School, University of Southern California
Awards Wisconsin Broadcasters Association: Best Specialty Programming 2012AwardandRegional Emmy Award
Online Presence Twitter and Instagram
Siblings Jonathan Hersch
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Jamie Hersch, an American sportscaster is an exemplary personality of women empowerment in the broadcasting field. She is widely known for her work as a studio host in MLB and NHL Network and, as of 2018, she hosts Quick Pitch for MLB and is also a co-host of On The Fly for NHL.                 

Early Life Of Jamie Hersch   

Jamie Hersch was born on May 25, 1987, in Champlin, Minnesota to American parents,  Candy and James Hersch. Currently, aged 31, Jamie has a brother named Jonathan. Her Zodiac sign is Gemini and the person of this zodiac are expressive and quick-witted.  

Jame is American by nationality and is of white ethnicity.  

Jamie Hersch graduated from Champlin Park High School in 2005 and attended the University of Southern California where she graduated with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism, Religion in 2009.

Jamie Hersch' Career

Active in journalism and sports coverage since her high school days, Jamie initially worked at as a reporter in Madison, Wisconsin. Following her graduation, in 2006, she joined Annenberg TV News and worked there till 2008; also in 2007, Jamie worked as a News Intern at WCCO-TV for a  year.

In 2009, Hersch appeared as a weekend news anchor and a multimedia journalist at WKOW-TV specializing the program Wake Up Wisconsin Weekend for 2 years. She also covered some of the big events such as the 2011 and 2012 Rose Bowl, Super Bowl XLV.     

Later in February 2013, she joined Fox News focusing local hockey and baseball games while her major achievement came after her coverage of various former NHL players-responsible to bring hockey to the American troops deployed overseas.    

After leaving Fox News in September 2015, Jamie Hersch moved to northern New York to work in NHL Network and currently is the host of On The Fly while her occasional appearance is seen in NHL Tonight.

Following a year in NHL Network, she also joined MLB Network and is the studio host of Quick Pitch.

With her successful career journey, Jamie Hersch has won Wisconsin Broadcasters Association: Best Specialty Programming 2012 Award and Regional Emmy Award

Jamie Hersch's Net Worth

As of November 2018, Jamie Hersch's net worth is estimated to be $1 million. Having worked in  Annenberg TV News, Fox News, NHL and MLB network as a studio host, Hersch earned a huge sum of money and lives in her New York house with her husband.

The exact figure of her salary is not disclosed, though is alleged to earn around $60,000. The average salary of American sportscaster is around $45,000 which differs from position and experience.

The high profile sportscaster can easily earn $71,000 a year while the highest paid sportscasters and presenters earn millions of dollars: Jim Rose ($14 million), Bob Costas ($7 million), Thierry Henry ($6 million), and Jon Gruden ($6.5 million).   

Jamie Hersch's Personal Life

The American sportscaster is a married woman. She tied the knot to her husband Matt QB and is living happily as husband and wife for over 6 years (2018). They met while studying in USC in 2005 and started dating soon after.  

The couple got engaged in 2011 after 6 years of dating and tied the knot in June 2012.

On the occasion of their 6th marriage anniversary, Jamie shared the adorable throwback of their wedding on Instagram on June 15, 2018.  

Even after these years, the couple has not shared any children.

Jamie's husband Matt is a Senior Account Manager at Flatiron Health. The couple free from divorce rumors are living in New York.

Hersch's father James is a singer and a songwriter and has written 52 songs. Similarly, her brother Jonathan is a Senior Clinical Research Associate at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York and is in a relationship with Allie Wolf.  

Taking about her online presence, Hersch is active on Instagram and Twitter where she has over 18.6K followers and 51.2K followers as of December 2018.