Dylan Dreyer is an American meteorologist who is in the media limelight after working as an anchor with NBC News. She appears as a news correspondent on shows like Weekend Today, Today, and The Weather Channel. She also hosted the show name, Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer in 2019. Dylan is the wife of the NBC News producer and cameraman, Brian Fichera.
Early Life of Dylan Dreyer
Dylan Dreyer was born on August 2, 1981, in Manalapan Township, New Jersey, United States. As of 2023, she is 41 years old. Dylan cuts her birthday cake on the 2nd of August and her birth sign is Leo. Dylan Marie Dreyer is her birth name. Her parents are Linda Dreyer (mother) and Jim Dreyer (father).
She is the sister of Mike Dreyer and James Dreyer. Dylan has American citizenship and she belongs to the German ethnic community. Doris Milke is her grandmother’s name. Dreyer follows the Christianity religion. She graduated from Manalapan High School in 1999. Then, she graduated holding a bachelor’s degree in meteorology from Rutgers University in 2003.
Dylan Dreyer is Happily Married
Dylan walked down the aisle with NBC News producer and cameraman, Brian Fichera. Dreyer met her beau for the very first time at the set of WHDH station where Brain was working as a cameraman and technician.
Then, they started dating each other on their morning shift. Brain proposed to her with roses and two glasses of champagne while they were in Easton, Massachusetts for visiting his parents in July 2011. Dylan and Brian walked down the aisle in the city where they first met in October 2012.
Dylan Dreyer, Three Children, and one Miscarriage
She gave birth to three sons with her husband, Brian. Dylan announced her first pregnancy on Today on June 10, 2016. She birthed Calvin Bradley Fischera on December 17, 2016. Dylan shared her second pregnancy news on July 17, 2019, and gave birth to Oliver George Fischera on January 2, 2020. Her third son, Russell James was born on September 29, 2021.
Dreyer had a miscarriage right before her second pregnancy. She was even diagnosed with secondary infertility. She gave birth to her second child via c-section which resulted in a scar and to remove the scar she even had surgery.
Dylan Dreyer’s Net Worth & Salary
Dylan has a net worth of $4 million which she earned from her career as an American television meteorologist and author. Dreyer used to earn $2 million from NBC as an annual salary.
Dylan is living with her family in her apartment in New York City. The apartment features wooden floors, a space-saving L-shaped sofa, and beautiful views of Manhattan.
Dylan Dreyer Left Today Show; True or Not
The news that Dylan left the Today show is true. She hosted the show for the last time in January 2022. Dylan is only hosting weekday series and is focussing on her family.
Dylan Dreyer’s Fitness Routine & Diet
She and her colleague Craig Melvin started a 10-week fitness program. Dylan does 30-minute workouts every week two times and followed by one fitness class a week. She follows a strict diet routine and avoids consuming junk food. Dylan prefers eating peanut butter and jelly sandwich, plantain chips, cherries, and so on.
Dylan Dreyer’s Announcement For Leaving Weekend Today
She left the Weekend Today show to raise her newborn baby. Dylan announced her leaving news as:
“Dreyer could wake up at her own pace. Even today as soon as I’m done here I’m probably going to make pancakes for the boys, so it’s all about family time. These boys are my whole life.”
Professional Career of Dylan Dreyer
- Dylan worked at WeatherWorks, a private consulting company as an intern.
- She worked at WICU which is located in Erie, Pennsylvania from 2007 to 2012.
- She started working with Weekend Today in 2012.
- Dylan began her hosting career at Today in 2013.
- She even hosted a show, Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer in 2019.
- She appeared as the host of Journey with Dylan Dreyer from 2016 to 2018.
- Her show was aired in NBC‘s programming block, The More You Know.
- She appeared on Sunday Today with Willie Geist as a weather anchor and meteorologist.
- Dylan also appeared on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt as a meteorologist.
- She published the children’s book, Misty the Cloud: A Very Stormy Day in 2021.
Some of the shows she appeared on are The Rachel Maddow Show, NewsNation with Tamron Hall, Megyn Kelly Today, MSNBC Live, and Break a Bat! where Baseball Meets Broadway, and Beat Bobby Flay.
She also hosted shows like Weekend Today, Today, NBC Nightly News, The Weather Channel, Journey with Dylan Dreyer, and Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer.
FAQs of Dylan Dreyer
Does Dylan Dreyer play golf?
Yes, she plays golf. Dylan used to play softball in her high school.
Does Dylan Dreyer wear styled clothes?
Yes, Dylan used to wear styled clothes as a news correspondent. She wears a dress styled by her stylist Oliver.
What is Dylan Dreyer’s Height?
Dreyer has a tall height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 59 kg. 34-25-35 inches is her body measurement. Dreyer’s eyes are brown in color and has blonde hair.
Is Dylan Dreyer related to Fred Dryer?
No, Dylan and Fred aren’t related to each other. Dylan is a meteorologist while Fred is an American actor.
Did Dylan Dreyer have a car accident?
Dreyer had a car accident. Dylan was on her way to cover a blizzard Today she had an accident on February 9, 2013. Due to this, Dylan even suffered a mild concussion.
What happened to Dylan’s son, Calvin?
Calvin was diagnosed with celiac disease and he is only 7 years old. He used to have sharp stomach pain and after treatment, they discovered celiac disease, an inflammatory disease that occurs in response to gluten intake.