Vicki Yates (Channel 5) Wiki, Age, Husband, Salary, Net Worth, Retired

Vicki Yates

Vicki Yates Biography and Wiki

Vicki Yates is an American broadcast journalist and news personality who worked as a news anchor and reporter for WTVF, Channel 5, which is a CBS-affiliated television station licensed to Nashville, Tennessee. Vicki anchors the 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. newscasts.


Yates joined WTVF in 1990. She is set to retire from the Nashville CBS affiliate after more than 30 decades working there. Her last day on the channel is June 2, 2023. She is excited about the new chapter in her life in retirement.

Vicki Yates Age and Birthday

Vicki was born on January 31, 1954, in Old Hickory, Tennessee. She is 69 years old as of 2023. Her birth sign is Aquarius. Yates turns 70 years old on January 31, 2023.

Vicki Yates Height

Yates stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (Approx. 1.68 meters)tall.

Vicki Yates Education

Vicki attended Michigan State University, a public land-grant research university in East Lansing, Michigan where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism. Further details regarding her academic credentials will be updated soon when established.

Vicki Yates Family, Parents, Siblings

Attempts to establish her parents’ identities were in vain since no information about them is available to the public. It’s therefore not clear if she has any siblings. More details regarding her family background will be updated soon when revealed.

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Vicki Yates Husband, Is She Married?

In regards to her marital affairs, the famed news reporter prefers keeping her love life details private. However, she was previously married to her ex-husband whose identity is yet to be revealed.

Unfortunately, the duo parted ways due to reasons unknown to the public. We are keeping tabs and we will update her partner’s details soon.

Vicki Yates Kids

Vicki and her ex-husband are happily blessed with three children, a daughter named Torri Yates-Orr who is currently an actress and a multimedia host, and two twin sons named Maxx and Alex.

Vicki Yates Salary

According to CBS estimates, Yates receives an average annual salary ranging from $31,300 to $91,500. Her contract with the exact figures is yet to be released.

Vicki Yates Net Worth

Vicki Yates has an estimated net worth ranging from $500,000 to $1 million as of 2021. This amount is from his extensive career as a journalist among other investments.

Vicki Yates News Channel 5

WTVF, virtual channel 5, is a CBS-affiliated television station licensed to Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Owned by the Cincinnati-based E. W. Scripps Company, it is part of a duopoly with Franklin-licensed Ion Television owned-and-operated station WNPX-TV.

Yates joined the news channel in March 1990 working as an anchor and reporter. She previously worked as an Assistant News Director, reporter, and Public Affairs Director at WMJC Radio in Detroit.

She also co-hosts the annual Children’s Miracle Network Telethon benefiting Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, a testament to her community involvement on and off the air. Most noteworthy, she was invited by the White House to visit Washington, D.C., and interview President Barack Obama one-on-one in 2011.

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