Manuel Bojorquez Biography and Wiki
Manuel Bojorquez is an American journalist who currently serves as the CBS News national correspondent based in Miami, FL. He joined CBS News in 2012 as a Dallas-based correspondent and was promoted to a national correspondent for the network’s Miami bureau in January 2017. He reports across all CBS News broadcasts and platforms.
Manuel Bojorquez Age
Manuel was born in El Salvador, Central America and raised in South Central Los Angeles, United States of America. His exact date of birth is not yet known to the public. However, this makes it difficult for us to know his exact age, and when he celebrates his birthday. This section will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Manuel Bojorquez Height
Manuel stands at a moderate height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).
Manuel Bojorquez Education
After his elementary and high school education, Manuel joined the University of Southern California where he graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism in 2000. He was named Outstanding Broadcast Journalism Student of the Year. Bojorquez began his career in journalism in the same year after graduation as a general assignment reporter for KESQ-TV in Palm Springs, California.
Manuel Bojorquez Family
Manuel was born in El Salvador, Central America. However, the civil war forced his family to flee to the United States and settle in south-central Los Angeles in the United States where he was raised. While growing up in south-central Los Angeles, he witnessed first-hand the 1992 Riots.
It was that tumultuous event that inspired him to pursue a career in broadcasting; he was glued to the TV watching coverage of the riots, feeling one day he would like to be a storyteller on that scale. However, details regarding his siblings are not known to the public. This section will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Manuel Bojorquez Spouse, Husband
Bojorquez is openly gay. However, he is happily married to his partner Tyler Sieswerda who is a former Austin news anchor and now a FarmView Communications: Consultant in Austin, Texas since October 2017. The couple met for the first time in 2003 and dated for close to nine years.
The duo married on August 12, 2012, in a spectacular wedding attended by a few guests and family members. The couple celebrated their 8th wedding anniversary on August 12, 2020. Tyler is a World traveler, Doggie daddy, Food & wine lover. Manuel and his partner reside in Miami, Florida, United States.
Manuel Bojorquez Children
There are no known records of him having any son or daughter. There is also no news of him adopting children. However, we are keeping tabs and will update you once this information is available.
Manuel Bojorquez Salary
Bojorquez earns an average annual salary of $62,209, but the range typically falls between $49,893 to $82,037. This is according to CBS News anchor/reporter salaries in Miami, FL. However, their salaries vary mainly according to the level of seniority of the journalist in question. We will keep tabs and update his exact salary once it is available.
Manuel Bojorquez Net Worth
Manuel’s net worth is estimated to be in the range of $2 Million – $5 Million as of 2022. He has accumulated his fortunes through his primary source of income as a broadcast journalist and in the other businesses he has invested in.
Manuel Bojorquez CBS
Bojorquez currently serves as the CBS News national correspondent based in Miami, FL. He joined CBS News in 2012 as a Dallas-based correspondent and was promoted to a national correspondent for the network’s Miami bureau in January 2017. He reports across all CBS News broadcasts and platforms.
Bojorquez was one of the first network news correspondents on the scene of the Dallas police ambush in July 2016 and has covered significant news events in Texas and around the South. In 2015, he was part of the team awarded the Edward R. Murrow Award for a report about a tornado that devastated parts of an Arkansas town.
Bojorquez has also contributed to CBS News in-depth reports from Latin America, most recently after Pope Francis’ visit to Mexico in February 2016. He has also toured Argentina, Cuba, El Salvador, and Guatemala during his travels. He has also covered three of the four tragedies so far: Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Hurricane Irma in Florida, and the devastating earthquake in Mexico.
Most recently, Bojorquez has been reporting from Puerto Rico, where he has also been a primary source for the network’s coverage of Hurricane Maria.
Previously, Bojorquez served as a general assignment reporter at WSB-TV in Atlanta. He covered Tropical Storm Fay, and the 2008 presidential elections, and the first Sunday service at Ebenezer Baptist Church following President Obama’s victory were among significant topics he covered while there. Bojorquez received a NATAS Southeast Emmy for Live Reporting in 2011.
Before joining WSB-TV, Bojorquez had served since 2002 as a general assignment reporter for KNXV-TV in Phoenix, Arizona. He received The Associated Press award for best live reporting in both 2004 and 2005 for his coverage of the state’s wildfires. In July 2006, he traveled to Mexico City to cover Mexico’s presidential election and also provided daily online articles and photo essays about the election.
Bojorquez began his career in journalism in the same year after graduation as a general assignment reporter for KESQ-TV in Palm Springs, California.
Manuel Bojorquez Body Measurements and Facts
- Full Names: Manuel Bojorquez
- Career/Profession: Journalist
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: White
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Age: Under Review
- Zodiac Sign: Under Review
- Date of Birth: Under Review
- Place of Birth: El Salvador, Central America
- Birthday: Under Review
- Body Measurements: Under Review
- Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)
- Weight: Under Review
- Marital Status: Married
- Husband/Spouse: Tyler Sieswerda
- Children: Under Review
- Net Worth: Estimated to be in the range of $2 Million – $5 Million as of 2022
- Salary: Average annual salary of $62,209
Manuel Bojorquez House
Bojorquez resides in Miami, FL, United States of America.
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