Eliott Rodriguez Bio, Age, Height, CBS4 News, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Eliott Rodriguez Bio, Wiki

Eliott Rodriguez is a two Emmy Awards and four Edward R. Murrow Awards-winning Cuban-American journalist working at WFOR-CBS4 in Miami, Florida, USA serving as a Weekdays evening  News Anchor/reporter from 5, 6, 7, and 11 p.m.  He has been working with this station since 1999.

Eliott Rodriguez Age

Rodriguez was born in The Bronx, New York City, United States on the 6th of June 1956. He is 66 years old as of 2023. Accordingly, Eliott celebrates his birthday on the 6th of June every year and her birth sign is Gemini.

Eliott Rodriguez Height/Measurements

Rodriguez stands approximately 5 feet 8  inches (1. 75m) and weighs around 94 kg.

Eliott Rodriguez Education

For his education, Eliott graduated from the University of Miami with a Bachelor’s degree, Communication in 1978. He also holds an Associate’s Degree in Journalism from Miami Dade College. Eliott is also a member of the Iron Arrow Honor Society.

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Eliott Rodriguez Career

Rodriguez works at WFOR-CBS4 in Miami, Florida, USA serving as a Weekdays evening  News Anchor/reporter since 1999. He anchors CBS4 News at 5, 6, 7, and 11 p.m. Eliott’s professional career has spanned 40 years and includes coverage of major news events in the United States, Latin America, and Europe. He is the recipient of four Edward R. Murrow Awards and two Emmy Awards for excellence in journalism. Eliott has been named one of South Florida’s Sharp Dressed Men by Ocean Drive Magazine and Best News Anchor by Miami New Times. One of his greatest privileges is a Silver Circle Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for 2 and half decades of outstanding South Florida broadcasting.

Previously, Eliott worked as an anchor and reporter at WTVJ (Miami), WPLG (Miami), and WPVI (Philadelphia). Before his career in television, he served as a newspaper reporter for The Miami News and The Miami Herald.

Eliott has traveled to Cuba on numerous assignments, including reportage of Fidel Castro’s death in 2016. He has reported from Death Row for the execution of a convicted killer, and from the Vatican on the Pope’s health. Other significant stories include the invasion of Panama, the Mexico City earthquake, political conventions, Hurricane Andrew,  and elections in Venezuela and Nicaragua.

In 2014, Eliott operated as moderator for the infamous “Fangate” debate between Florida gubernatorial candidates Charlie Crist and Rick Scott. He kept his composure as the candidates disagreed on live television above the use of a portable fan on stage.

Eliott Rodriguez Net Worth Worth

In Eliott’s career as a reporter/anchor, he has been able to amass a net worth ranging between $1 Million-$ 5 Million.

Eliott Rodriguez Salary

Rodriguez acquires annual earnings that range between $ 111, 079, and $ 278,205.

Eliott Rodriguez’s Parents and Siblings

Rodriguez was born and raised to Cuban immigrant parents in The Bronx, New York City. He is the son of Mr. Rodriguez and his wife. Growing up, his mommy and daddy gave him the best upbringing and nourishment one could ask for. Besides this, Eliott has not revealed any further information concerning his parents or siblings if he has any.

Eliott Rodriguez Wife

Rodriguez is currently unmarried. He was married to Maria Elena Salinas, a Univision anchor for 13 years before they divorced in 2007. 

Eliott Rodriguez Kids

He is the daddy of two children namely Julia Alexandra and Gabriela Maria.

Eliott Rodriguez Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

Carter is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts often. On his Twitter account, he has about 3,269 Followers around 1.5K followers on his Facebook page, and 2,660 Followers on his Instagram account.

Eliott Rodriguez CBS4

He works at CBS4 where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Sabrina Aponte
  2. John MacLauchlan
  3. Mauricio Maldonado
  4. Dave Warren
  5. Steven “Goldie” Goldstein
  6. Kim Bokamper
  7. Lissette Gonzalez
  8. Mike Cugno
  9. Jim Berry
  10. Hank Tester
  11. Ted Scouten
  12. Jacqueline Quynh
  13. Lauren Pastrana
  14. Karli Barnett
  15. Peter D’Oench
  16. Joan Murray
  17. Lisa Petrillo
  18. Marybel Rodriguez
  19. Jim DeFede
  20. Austin Carter
  21. Nick McGrill
  22. Chris Widlic
  23. Jesse Wells
  24. Ruthanne Gordon
  25. Mike Sullivan
  26. Lindsey Eaton
  27. Justin Kollar
  28. Jill Glavan
  29. Courtney Crown
  30. Melissa Crash
  31. Bob Donaldson
  32. Karen Leigh
  33. Chris Wright