Erika Arias

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Quick Facts

Date of Birth January 17th, 1976
Nationality American
Profession Anchor & Reporter
Working for WFSB-TV
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Spouse Paul Arias
Children(s) Annika Louise Arias and Julia Ryann
Net Worth(s) 150 thousand dollars (est)
Age 46 Years

The success of Erika Arias career as an anchor in FOX61 has aspired many people to dream for the job in the station. The anchor has the reputation of being very hardworking professional.


Erika Arias is not any other anchor. She is an Emmy-award nominated anchor for FOX61. Erika Arias career hit the mark with her job as an anchor of the morning news weekdays from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m. She has been associated with the station since 2009.


Erika Arias was born on January 17th, 1976 and is an American by nationality. She was born in Stoneham, Mass. and raised mostly in California. However, she has got strong ties to Connecticut because she has an extended family in Central Connecticut. Arias’s father was born and raised in the Hartford area. She spent many summers as a child there visiting her grandparents. The anchor is very close to her parents; she is seriously a family person. She is in her early forties and still is flawlessly beautiful and looks young.

Early life and education

Erika Arias career as a journalist has shown the bright aspects of success in the sector. He has been interested in the field right from the beginning. Erika Arias graduated cum laude from Northeastern University in Boston. She is the member of the Asian American Journalists Association and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

Career and net worth

Erika Arias career covers the significant portion of her biography. She has been anchoring for FOX61 with which she got associated with in 2009. She anchors the morning news weekdays from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m. The task of anchoring six straight hours of morning news would not be an easy task, but she does it anyway. This is where her caliber lies. Before that, she used to anchor the FOX61 evening news at 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. Erika Arias career has been going smoothly with this station.

Before joining FOX61, she worked at WFSB-TV as a weekend anchor and reporter for two years. When we dig deep into Erika Arias career, we found that she faced many ups and downs, but every time she fell she rose up with more vigor. WPRI-TV in Providence, R.I. was her one of the biggest breaks in television news at WPRI-TV in Providence, R.I. In just a matter of few months in the job she was covering one the biggest breaking news stories in New England: the Station nightclub fire in West Warwick, R.I. She was the only local reporter to interview a nightclub survivor, live from inside the hospital after reporting live through the night. For this contribution, she received an Emmy award for her part in the station’s news coverage. This achievement added much credit in Erika Arias career.

Erika Arias has already started to rise to fame. Following it, she moved west to Las Vegas. There she covered the capture of “the Ohio sniper,” the Ted Binion murder re-trial and the Bellagio blackout. It will not be a stretch if we say that Las Vegas did make her famous. While she was there, she interviewed several celebrities like Robert Redford, Nikki Hilton, Anna Nicole Smith and Kobe Bryant.

Following Erika Arias career, she took a break from the news biz not completely though. She was a freelance correspondent for the Fox News Channel in Los Angeles. There her work was to report on entertainment events, including “American Idol.” She provided coverage, interviews and lived reports for FOX stations across the country. This includes places like Chicago, Atlanta, Boston and Washington D.C. This would be pretty up her work and career. We all know that her job pays her well but how much is a big question.  Erika Arias net worth is a question here. Erika Arias net worth is estimated to be 150 thousand dollars. The amount figure is lesser than expected but who are we to judge.

Personal life and spouse




People like to talk about Erika Arias personal life, but not much has been disclosed yet. Erika Arias married her long-term college boyfriend, Paul Arias. The couple was married for more than a decade, around 15 years. They are living a blissful married life. The couple has two beautiful daughters namely Annika Louise Arias and Julia Ryann.

Awards, achievements, and recognitions

Erika Arias is one of those dignified journalists who has devoted the heart and soul in the field. Erika was nominated for a New England Emmy award for news anchoring in 2010.

She is fairly active in social media. Her fans can c=follow her on facebook and twitter. Erika Arias facebook account is active, and anyone can follow Erika Arias facebook. The followers are an increasing trend.


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