Erica Hill Bio, Age, Height, CNN, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Husband

Erica Hill Bio, Wiki

Erica Hill is an award-winning American journalist working for CNN serving the station as a lead fill-in anchor and national correspondent. She has been working with this station since February 2008. 

Erica Hill Age

Hill is 46 years old as of 2022. She was born on 3 August 1976 in Clinton, Connecticut, United States.

Erica Hill Height

Hill stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 5 inches.

Erica Hill Education

Hill attended Boston University where she studied and graduated in 1998. As a result, she completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1998 majoring in Journalism.

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Erica Hill Career

Hill serves as CNN’s lead fill-in anchor and national correspondent. Lately, on the Story with Erica Hill which is a daily, New York-based daytime news program she anchored HLNs. Hill reported significant news stories on location like in 2017, hurricane Irma from Florida, and the Las Vegas shooting. Additionally, she was the co-anchor of NBC’s weekend edition of TODAY, also a reporter and anchor for NBC News, contributing to TODAY, MSNBC, and NBC Nightly News. She was a  reporter and anchor at CBS News.

When she joined  CNN and HLN she worked as a technology reporter and an anchor. Hill was named co-anchor of Prime News, as part of the network’s launch of Headline Prime in 2005. On cable networks, ZDTV / TechTV is where her career as a production assistant started, and quickly worked her way up to producer, before becoming a reporter and anchor for the network. She was a member of the NBC News team that won a 2013 Peabody Award for the network’s cross-platform effort, in 2015, the Alliance for Women in Media honored her with the Gracie Award for Outstanding reporter, “In Plain Sight: Poverty in America”

Erica Hill CNN

Hill works at CNN where she works alongside her fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Laura Jarrett
  2. Brianna Keilar
  3. John King
  4. Melissa Knowles
  5. Don Lemon
  6. Robin Meade
  7. Chris Wallace
  8. Jim Acosta
  9. Dana Bash
  10. Guillermo Arduino

Erica Hill Net Worth

In Hill’s career as an anchor, she has accumulated a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.

Erica Hill Salary

She receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.

Erica Hill Parents and Siblings

Born and raised in the United States, Hill is the daughter of Cheryl Hill and Steven Holmes Hill. She was born alongside her sister. Her father was diagnosed with neck and head cancer in July 2002 and after undergoing radiation and chemo he was healed of cancer. Still, the same treatment later ravaged his body later and he spent his last years feeding on a tube. The radiation killed his salivary glands and the scar tissue made swallowing nearly impossible. He died peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of May 8, 2010.

Erica Hill’s Husband/ Spouse

Hill is happily married to David Yount. The couple married on October 15, 2005. They celebrated their 15th anniversary on October 15, 2020.

Erica Hill’s Kids

Hill and Yount have two children; their firstborn son Weston Robert Yount, was born on November 25, 200, and their second son, Sawyer Steven Yount, was born on March 23, 2010.

Erica Hill’s Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

She is vocal on her social media accounts where she posts frequently. On her Twitter account, she has about 86.3k followers, around 100k followers on her Facebook page, and about 45.4k followers on her Instagram account.