Miguel Marquez Bio, Age, Height, CNN, Net Worth, Salary, Parents, and Wife

Miguel Marquez Bio, Wiki

Miguel Marquez is an American anchor/ Reporter working for CNN serving the station as a Correspondent and News Anchor/Reporter. He rejoined  CNN in February 2012.

Miguel Marquez Age

Marquez is 55 years old as of 2022, he was born on September 3, 1967, in Santa Rosa, New Mexico.

Miguel Marquez Height

Marquez stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches tall.

Miguel Marquez Education

Marquez attended The University of New Mexico in 1989 and graduated 3 years later with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Political Science. Later on, he enrolled at Columbia University in 1996 and graduated in 1998 with a Master of Arts (MA) in International Affairs.

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Miguel Marquez Career

Marquez works at CNN where he serves as a senior national correspondent based in New York.  While at the station, he has reported on various big and significant stories both internationally and domestically.  Additionally, Miguel has provided extensive reports on the pandemic of coronavirus from inside overwhelmed emergency departments as well as hospitals in New York City at its start. He also covered the overwhelmed hospitals in Texas over the summer; an enormous spike in cases in the winter. Moreover, he got extraordinary access to a number of hospitals such as enough to report for a full 60 minutes.

On the horrendous situation in New York City early in the COVID-19 pandemic via the experience of staff and doctors at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University. He also provided an extensive report on the political realignment and politics throughout the nation. Marquez has also reported on voters and protests in the election of 2016, as well as on swing voters across the nation.  Moreover, Marquez provided extensive coverage of the aftermath and the protest that followed after George Floyd’s killing by Minneapolis police as well as the killing itself. Additionally, he was responsible for leading CNN’s reports from the midst of unrest and rioting in Baltimore.

This was in the aftermath of the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody. He was awarded a Golden Nymph Award in the year 2016 on behalf of the network at the Monte-Carlo TV Festival for its report on Baltimore in the year 2015. In the year 2013, Marquez reported on Christopher Dorner’s (ex-LAPD officer) rampage across California; the controversial book on Scientology “Going Clear”; and the rape of 5 Spanish tourists in Acapulco, Mexico. He covered a series of stories on the United States presidential election from 5 swing states in the year 2012. Moreover, he was among the CNN team that won an Emmy Award for Election Night coverage in the year 2012.

Miguel Marquez ABC News

Prior to rejoining CNN, he worked at ABC News in Los Angeles and London serving as a Reporter. While there, he the anti-government protests in Bahrain; the Norway bombing as well as the children’s camp massacre; and the struggle for Libya from both Benghazi and Tripoli. Moreover, he traveled to Afghanistan, where he was the only television news reporter for a major and significant Marine operation in Now Zad, Helmand Province. Also, in Helmand Province, he reported on the offensive to regain control of the strategic city of Marja. Additionally,

Marquez also traveled to Iraq a couple of times covering the conflict at the height of the insurgency as well as the United States-led surge strategy that followed. In addition to that, he earned an Emmy Award nomination for his part in ABC News’ coverage of the US-targeted killing of Al Qaeda in Abu Musab al-Zarqawi (Iraq leader). Before, he served as a reporter at CNN from May 2005 to April 2005. Furthermore, he began his career at KSAZ Fox 10 where he served as a reporter for 3 years.

Miguel Marquez’s Net Worth

In Marquez’s career as a Correspondent and News Anchor/Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $ 5Million.

Miguel Marquez Salary

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

Miguel Marquez’s Parents and Siblings

Marquez was born and raised in Santa Rosa, New Mexico, he manages to keep information regarding his parents and whether or not he has any siblings away from the limelight. An update of his family information will be done when available.

Miguel Marquez Wife/ Spouse

Marquez is openly gay. He is a supporter of the National Lesbian and Gay Journalism Association. Information about Marquez’s dating life is unknown for he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight. It is therefore not known if Marquez is engaged to someone or whether he is married.

Miguel Marquez Kids

Marquez manages to keep information regarding whether he has any children away from the public. However, an update regarding his children will be done once available.

Miguel Marquez CNN

Marquez works at CNN where he works alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Phil Mattingly
  2. Suzanne Malveaux
  3. Patrick Oppmann 
  4. Ryan Nobles
  5. Paula Newton
  6. Chad Myers
  7. Jeanne Moos
  8. David McKenzie
  9. Oren Liebermann
  10. Alex Marquardt

Miguel Marquez Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 24k followers and about 5k followers on his Instagram account.