Erika Arias Biography
Erika Arias is an American anchor working for FOX 61 as a weekday morning news anchor on the All Local All Morning segment that airs from 7 am to 11 am. She joined FOX 61 in 2009, as a weeknight anchor at 10 pm and 11 pm.
Despite the fact that she was born in Stoneham, Mass, and brought up in California, she has strong ties to Connecticut. In August 1996, Arias joined Northeastern University where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism. Her big break into television news was at WPRI-TV in Providence, Rhode Island and within a short while, she covered one the biggest breaking news stories in New England which is the Station nightclub fire in West Warwick, Rhode Island. She was also the only reporter who interviewed a nightclub survivor, live from inside the hospital, and for this, she received an Emmy award.
Later on, she relocated to Las Vegas where she covered the Ted Binion murder re-trial the capture of “the Ohio sniper,” and the Bellagio blackout. Erika also had the opportunity to interview a number of celebrities such as; Kobe Bryant, Nikki Hilton, Robert Redford, Kobe Bryant, and Anna Nicole Smith. She did appear on the big screen in the movie, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous, and her role was to portray a local news anchor. In addition, she then relocated to Southern California where she took a break from the news biz. Furthermore, she also served as a freelance correspondent in Los Angeles for the Fox News Channel where she reported on entertainment events such as American Idol.
While working for FOX stations, she provided coverage, live reports, and interviews across the country, including; Atlanta, Chicago, Washington D.C, and Boston. Arias is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and the Asian American Journalists Association. During Erika’s spare time, she enjoys relaxing at home with her family and friends, cooking, and doing Pilates.
Erika Arias Salary
Arias earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Erika Arias Net Worth
Arias has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor.
Erika Arias Age
Arias was born on January 17, 1976, in Stoneham, Massachusetts, United States. She is 47 years old as of 2023 and celebrates her birthday on the 17th of January every year.
Erika Arias Height and Weight
Arias stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall. However, information about her weight will be updated when available.
Erika Arias Family
Arias’ father was born and brought up in the Hartford area thus she spend most of her summers as a child visiting her grandparents. She resides near her parents and extended family in Central Connecticut. However, she has neither disclosed the names of her parents nor those of her siblings as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Erika Arias Husband and Children
Arias is married to Paul Arias and together they have been blessed with three daughters; Annika Louise Arias, Julia Ryann, and Samantha MariaGrace who was born on September 26, 2020. They also have a son whose name has not been disclosed.
Erika Arias Social Media Platform
Arias is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. She has 8k followers on Twitter 9k followers on Instagram and 23k followers on Facebook.