Roxanne Vargas Biography
Roxanne Vargas is an American and a two-time Emmy® award-winning journalist for NBC 6 News team in South Florida, which she joined in 2006. She is a holder of numerous awards including a three-time Flamingo Award and an Emmy Award.
Roxanne Vargas has more than a decade of experience in on-air news including health, consumer, and entertainment feature reporting. She also covers local and national breaking news. Needless to say, she is a published author and has a book, 100 Things to do in Miami Before You Die. She was previously reporting on entertainment, national news, health, features, and consumer news on NBC 6 at 5 AM.
Roxanne Vargas Education
Vargas finished her high school education at Monsignor Pace High School in South Florida, USA. She then graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism and interned as a reporter before her graduation.
Roxanne Vargas Career
Currently, Vargas anchors NBC 6 News at 12 pm and NBC 6 News at 4 pm, together with Sheli Muñiz. She also reports for NBC 6’s sister station, Telemundo 51 in Spanish. Prior to her new role, she anchored NBC 6 Today at 5 am and 6 am and was the original host of NBC 6 in the Mix.
Vargas was voted “Best TV News Anchor” in 2018 among various distinctions and “Best TV Host” in 2012 by the Miami New Times.
Prior to joining NBC 6, Vargas worked as a correspondent for almost a decade for a local station based in Florida. She was awarded the recipient of two regional Emmy awards because of her work on NBC 6 News. Besides that, Roxanne also holds three Flamingo awards, and being a proud ally of the LGBTQ+ community, she was honored with the key to the City of Miami Becah because of her Grand marshal March during the Maimi Gay Pride month in 2018. Needless to say, she has been recognized by SAVE and the Aqua Foundation for Women.
Vargas joined an elite group of women such as Brooke Shields, Demi Moore, and Maria Shriver, in 2014 when she was inducted into a famed fashion designer, Donna Karan’s “Women Who Inspire” Program. She was also honored by the Girls Scouts of Southeast Florida with a community leadership award and served on the board of the Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida.
Roxanne Vargas Age
Vargas was born on January 23, 1984, in Miami, Florida, United States. She is 38 years old as of 2023.
Roxanne Vargas Height
The anchor stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 m)
Roxanne Vargas Family
Vargas was born and brought up in Southern Florida in a simple suburban neighborhood situated. Unfortunately, information regarding her mother and father is currently not yet available. This is because she is very secretive and silent about her family background. We shall therefore update you with more details about Roxanne’s parents once it is confirmed available.
Roxanne Vargas Husband
Vargas is married to Danny Rodriguez, a senior graphics producer at NBC 6. The couple has two sons; Julian Vargas born in 2014 and Sebastian Vargas,
Vargas is also the mother of two young boys, Sebastian and Julian
Roxanne Vargas Salary
Vargas works as a correspondent reporter and anchor for NBC 6 News based in Miami, Florida. She earns an annual salary ranging from $95,000 to $100,000.
Roxanne Vargas Net Worth
Vargas is a highly talented American Journalist and correspondent who has an estimated net worth of around $2 million dollars as of 2023.
Social media Accounts
She is active on social media i.e. Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 20k followers on Instagram, over 13k followers on Facebook, and over 18k followers on Twitter.