Linda Hurtado Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, FOX 13, Husband, Family, Net Worth, Salary

Linda Hurtado is an American thirteen-time Emmy award-winning anchor who is working at FOX 13. She serves as the anchor of the noon newscast.

Linda Hurtado Biography

Linda Hurtado is an American thirteen-time Emmy award-winning anchor who is working at FOX 13. She serves as the anchor of the noon newscast, the FOX 13 News at 4 with Chris Cato, and the FOX 13 News at 5 with Cynthia.

Linda Hurtado Career

Linda wanted to become a journalist and while she was at the University of Georgia she learned the ropes. Before she relocated to Tampa, she worked at television stations in Fort Myers and Orlando. In her career as a journalist, she has won 13 Emmy awards, a Florida Bar award for a variety of news and health stories, Society of Professional Journalism awards, and an Edward R. Murrow award, and Society of Professional Journalism awards.

Linda has traveled to Haiti and Cuba to cover in-depth reports. In her television career, she covered many hurricanes inclusive of Andrew, Irma, and Charley, a Stanley Cup championship, a Super Bowl championship, and the Republican National Convention where she landed the only local TV interview with Ann Romney. In addition, she has also hosted numerous live events including the Martin Luther King and Gasparilla parades, and NASA space shuttle launches.

Linda loves being part of her community and has been a keynote speaker at several local events such as the Women of Influence luncheon hosted by the Tampa Chamber of Commerce, and the Hispanic Man and Woman of the Year awards sponsored by Tampa’s Hispanic Heritage, Inc. For over ten years, she has hosted the local MDA Telethon and emceed the local Dancing with the stars event that benefits local charities and the Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Hospital’s Valentine’s Day event as well as events for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

Before her diagnosis of breast cancer in 2011, Linda has been very active with the American Cancer Society’s Reach to Recovery and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer events because her mother was a breast cancer survivor until 1995 when the disease finally took her life. She has become the local emcee for Susan G. Komen’s events since her diagnosis and recovery.

Furthermore, she supports the Face of Courage non-profit as well as the My Hope Chest which funds reconstruction for women with no insurance every year donates proceeds from A Shoot for a Cure to the Florida Hospital Foundation to fund mammograms for women without insurance. During her leisure time, she enjoys cheering on her two high school-aged daughters, volunteering at non-profits, and supporting Tampa’s NHL Lightning, NFL Buccaneers, and MLB Ray together with her husband.

Linda Hurtado
Linda Hurtado

Linda Hurtado Age

Hurtado likes to keep her personal life private hence has not yet disclosed the year and month she was born. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30’s.

Linda Hurtado Height

She stands at the height of 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Linda Hurtado Family

Hurtado has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight. hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Hurtado has any siblings.

Linda Hurtado Husband

Hurtado is married to her husband Jorge. They are blessed with two biological daughters two stepchildren and an adopted son from Cuba.

Linda Hurtado Salary

Hurtado earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.

Linda Hurtado Net Worth

Hurtado has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being an anchor.

Linda Hurtado FOX 13

Hurtado works at FOX 13 where she works alongside other famous FOX 13 anchors, reporters, meteorologists, and sports anchors including;

  1. Kellie Cowan
  2. Andrew Keesee
  3. Russell Rhodes
  4. Justin Matthews
  5. Jim Weber
  6. Dave Osterberg
  7. Sorboni Banerjee
  8. Chris Cato
  9. Cynthia Smoot
  10. Haley Hinds
  11. Walter Allen
  12. Lloyd Sowers
  13. Jeff Tewksbury
  14. Laura Moody
  15. Mark Wilson
  16. Kelly Ring
  17. Scott Smith
  18. Kimberly Kuizon
  19. Tyler Eliasen
  20. Elizabeth Fry
  21. Kevin O’Donnell
  22. Jennifer Holton
  23. Dan Matics
  24. Paul Dellegatto

The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Hurtado.

Who is Hurtado? She is an American thirteen-time Emmy award-winning anchor
AgeNot Available
Height5 feet 6 inches
Salary$40,000 – $ 110,500
Net Worth$1 Million – $5 Million
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