Ken Bastida Biograghy
Ken Bastida is an American six-time local Emmy award-winning anchor who is currently working at KPIX 5 News. He serves as the anchor of the evening news at 5 pm and 11 pm. In addition, he joined the KPIX 5 news team in 1990, as a reporter.
Ken Bastida Age
Bastida is 64 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 30, 1956, in San Francisco, California, United States.
Ken Bastida Height
Bastida stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Ken Bastida Family
Bastida has neither disclosed the names of his parents nor those of her siblings as he likes to keep his personal life away from the limelight. However, information regarding his family will be updated as soon as it is available.
Ken Bastida Wife and Children
Bastida is a married man and together with his wife they have been blessed with two sons, a daughter, and two cats called Bob and Sister.
Ken Bastida Career
His journalism career started in 1978 as he worked as a Bay Area radio host and over the years he has worked in stations such as KCBS radio, KFYI, K101, KMEL, KGO, and KFRC. San Francisco is his native home and he attended high school at El Camino High in South San Francisco where he graduated proudly, In addition, he later joined San Francisco State University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Communications. Furthermore, he was also inducted into the University’s Alumni Hall of Fame in 2007.
In addition, for his contributions to KCBS Radio during the ’89 Loma Prieta earthquake, he was awarded the prestigious George Foster Peabody award in 1990. Over the years, he has earned six local Emmys, 15 Emmy nominations by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for his outstanding work as an Anchor and Reporter. Furthermore, he was recognized for excellence by the Peninsula Press Club, Television News Directors Association, and the Associated Press.
During his leisure time, he enjoys home remodeling projects with his children, spending time with his grandchildren, cooking, tinkering with classic cars, and spending ample time with his family.
Ken Bastida Salary and Net Worth
Ken has an estimated salary ranging between $ 52,ooo – $ 130,000 and earns an approximate net worth has estimated net worth of $2 Million – $6 Million which he has earned through his career as an anchor.