Carlos Herrera Biography
Carlos Herrera is an American journalist who currently serves as a reporter at KTLA 5 News. He joined the station in October of 2020. Previously, Herrera worked in various TV news stations in California and Arizona. Prior to coming back to his hometown, he served as a reporter at KXTV in the Golden State’s capital, Sacramento.
Herrera spent two years and covered numerous big stories in Northern California, including multiple big wildfires, new legislation at the state Capitol, historic flooding, the COVID 19 pandemic, anti-police brutality protests after the death of George Floyd, President Donald Trump’s first visit to the capital, and lately, historic Golden State Killer case and trial.
Regularly, Herrera traveled to the nearby Bay Area to cover stories like the Garlic Festival mass shooting in Gilroy and the Grand Princess cruise ship docking in Oakland.
In addition, he traveled to Los Angeles to cover the death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant and the memorial service at Staples Center. Herrera as well often anchored the weather. Formerly, he reported for stations in Tucson, Arizona, and sunny Palm Springs, California.
Actually, Herrera kicked off his reporting career in the Coachella Valley. While there, he loved the lovely desert views and covered breaking news. Thereafter, he headed to another desert, in Arizona.
During his stay in Tucson, he covered multiple stories likes, wildfires, monsoon storms, and human trafficking at nearby the U.S. -Mexico border in Nogales. While there, he ate a lot of tacos.
Herrera is a proud Californian and a proud Angeleno. He was born and raised in Hollywood, a few blocks away from the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the KTLA studios. Moreover, he attended California State University Northridge where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a Spanish-language journalism minor.
Undoubtedly, Herrera is a proud Latino. His parents originate from El Salvador, a country he visits regularly, to see his family and friends. Salvadoran food is dear to him.
In his free time, Herrera enjoys working out and reading. watching a soccer game, trying new restaurants, taking a nap, and spending quality time with his family. Furthermore, he is an active member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
Carlos Herrera Age
How old is Carlos? Carlos was born on October 2, in Hollywood, California, the United States of America. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on the 2nd of October every year, and his birth sign is Libra. We will update information regarding his actual age as soon as it becomes available.
Carlos Herrera Family
Herrera was born and raised by his caring parents in Hollywood, California, the United States of America. His parents originate from El Salvador, a country he visits regularly, to see his family and friends. Salvadoran food is dear to him.
However, not much information is available regarding his parents and siblings. We will update you as soon as this information surfaces.
Carlos Herrera Wife
Is Carlos married? Carlos is in a romantic relationship with his beautiful girlfriend, Abby Gonzalez. We will update further information regarding this pair as soon as it becomes publicly available.
Carlos Herrera Height
Herrera stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches tall (1.72 m).
Carlos Herrera Salary
At KTLA, Herrera receives an average annual salary of between $40,000 and $110,500.
Carlos Herrera Net Worth
Herrera has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million as of 2022. His wealth emerges from his career as a reporter.