Erica Hill Bio, Age, Family, Husband, Education, CNN, NBC, Salary, Net Worth

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Erica Hill Biography

Erica Hill is an American anchor and correspondent working for CNN, as a lead fill-in anchor and national correspondent. Most recently, Hill was the anchor for HLN’s On the Story with Erica Hill, a daily, New York-based daytime news program. From 2012 to 2016, she co-anchored Weekend Today after working for CBS in 2008.

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Erica Hill Age

Hill is 46 years old. She was born on July 20, 1976, in Clinton, Connecticut, U.S.

Erica Hill Height

She stands at 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Erica Hill Family

A native of Clinton, Connecticut, she is the daughter of Steven Holmes Hill and Cheryl.

Erica Hill Husband

On October 15, 2005, Hill married David Yount.

Erica Hill Children

After one year in marriage, Yount and his wife Hill welcomed their first son on November 25, 2006. The two are proud parents to their two sons namely Weston Robert Yount and Sawyer Steven Yount.

Erica Hill Education

Hill attended Boston University, where she graduated with a BA in Journalism in 1998. She is fluent in French. She is part of Alpha Epsilon Phi.

Erica Hill CNN

To begin with, veteran morning TV anchor and award-winning journalist Hill works for CNN as a primary fill-in anchor and national correspondent. Recently, she anchored HLN’s On the Story with Erica Hill, day-to-day, New York-based daytime news program. Furthermore, her daily new program, “On the Story with Erica Hill”, premiered in October 2016. Hill was announced as rejoining HLN as the anchor of a daytime news program on June 6, 2016, and also contribute to the network. On April 19, 2018, it was publicized that Hill would head back to CNN as a primary fill-in anchor and national correspondent. She will leave her HLN show On The Story which originated in NYC. In March 2019, former Weekend Express anchor Lynn Smith was named as host of the program.

While at CNN, she mainly focused on significant news stories on location for instance, in 2017, the Las Vegas shooting and hurricane Irma from Florida. Hill initially joined HLN and CNN in 2003, as a technology correspondent and also an anchor.

As part of the network’s launch of Headline Prime, Hill was appointed co-anchor of Prime News in 2005. In January 2008, she joined AC360 permanently. Prior to that, during her tenure, she worked as the anchor for nightly news updates for the network’s prime time shows, such as Anderson Cooper 360° (AC360°). Hill previously started her journalism career as a production assistant at the previous cable network ZDTV / TechTV and instantly progressed to a producer, ahead of becoming a reporter and anchor for the network.

Erica Hill NBC

Earlier on, Hill was co-anchor of NBC’s weekend edition of TODAY as well as a correspondent and anchor for NBC News, taking part in TODAY, NBC Nightly News and MSNBC. Prior to joining NBC, she was working for CBS News as their anchor and correspondent.

Hill was a member of the NBC News team that was awarded a 2013 Peabody Award due to the network’s cross-platform endeavor, and for this reason, she was honored with the Gracie Award for Outstanding Correspondent in 2015, by the Alliance for Women in Media because of her program: “In Plain Sight: Poverty in America.”

Why Did Erica Hill Leave NBC?

Hill has an extraordinarily good addition to Weekend Today and I’m delighted to welcome her to NBC News.” On April 3, 2016, she publicized she was moving away from the Weekend Today show to spend more time with family. However, she proceeds with daily news reporting on MSNBC and NBC Nightly News before joining CNN in July 2016.

Erica Hill Salary

She earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $110,500.

Erica Hill Net Worth

Hill has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million.

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