Amara Walker Biography
Amara Walker (age 40) is an American journalist who presently serves as a multimedia journalist at CNN and formerly hosted CNN Today with Michael Holmes. The California native joined CNN in 2013 and formerly worked at Fox affiliate WFLD.
Amara Walker Age
She was born on 30 November 1981 in Los Angeles, California. Amara is 40 years of age as of 2021 and will turn 41 come 30 November 2022. She celebrates her birthday on 30 November and is a member of the zodiac/ star sign Sagittarius.
Amara Walker CNN
- Amara presently serves as a multimedia journalist at CNN and formerly hosted CNN Today with Michael Holmes. She joined the CNN broadcast team in 2013.
- She is a well-known and adept journalist due to the experience she has gained at CNN, WFLD, WTVJ, and KMIR. Walker began her journey to being a notable journalist in Palm Springs, California. She worked as a broadcast journalist for KMIR-TV during her early stint in journalism.
- Walker served as a news anchor and a general assignment reporter at WTVJ between 2005 and 2012. She held the same roles in Illinois-based WFLD for a year before she moved to CNN.
Amara Walker Husband
Walker is presently delighted in her marriage life alongside her husband Thomas Walker. The couple got hitched in Salzburg, Austria on April 22, 2012, in a private wedding ceremony attended by close friends and family. The beautiful couple is proud parents of two children; a daughter, and a son. Amara’s family residence is in Atlanta.
Amara’s husband is a plastic surgeon in Georgia who holds a certificate from the American Board of Otolaryngology, American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Thomas Walker maintains a very low profile and very little is known about him.
Amara Walker Family-Ethnicity
Born in Los Angeles, California, and raised in the USA, Walker belongs to a mixed/ Korean-American ethnicity. Details about Amara’s parents and siblings are rather scarce making us believe he was raised as an only child. Nevertheless, Amara’s mom holds a master’s in theology and currently suffers from Alzheimer’s.
Walker pursued a college degree in broadcast journalism and political science from the University of Southern California. Walker is fluent in both English and Spanish but hardly speaks Korean.
Amara Walker Net Worth
Amara Walker Net Worth is estimated to be between US$1 Million and US$5 Million. This is a mere approximation of his/ her lucrative career as a journalist. She has not revealed any information about her assets, liabilities, or wealth. Regardless, we shall update it once she shares her net worth.
Amara Walker Salary
Amara receives an average salary of US$46,114 annually as a CNN News reporter in Atlanta, Georgia. This is per our reliable sources at Glassdoor.com that quote a CNN reporter’s annual salary to be around US$36,994 – US$ 60,825. She has been on CNN’s payroll for almost a decade which also explains her huge net worth.
Walker has not revealed her exact salary. Nevertheless, being on CNN’s payroll, she receives a good amount that enables her to lead a comfy life
Amara Walker Height
Amara measures 5’ 7”/ 1.7 m in height. Moreover, her hair color is dark brown and her eye color is brown.