A native of Logan, Utah, Jackie Ibanez is widely famous as an anchor of Fox News, having worked in Fox & Friends First. However, less know about her career journey to success; the Quinnipiac University graduate saw her days as a reporter in many news channels before she left journalism but made comeback in 2012.
Since 2014, Ibanez is working as an overnight news anchor for Fox News Network. Moreover. she is a freelance reporter for News 12 Networks. Concurrently with her professional life, the American correspondent leads a happy family of 5 with her husband Eddie.
What Is Age and Height of Jackie Ibanez?
Born on November 7, 1985, Ibanez is 36 years old as of 2021. So far, she has kept her early life & family detail low-key including her birth name. But often shares pictures of her parents on her Instagram.
The brown-eyed blonde stands 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm) tall.
The Logan, Utah-raised journalist completed her high school in 2003 from Sky View High School before she moved to Hamden, Connecticut for further studies. There she enrolled at Quinnipiac University & graduated with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism in 2007.
Returned To Journalism After 2 Years In PR Firm
As a college student, Jackie Ibanez interned at NBC Sports in 2006 and subsequently became a student correspondent for MSNBC News until 2007. After her graduation, she anchored Massachusetts-based TV station WWLP-TV, where she briefly was a producer & reporter earlier.
In 2010, Ibanez joined a PR firm, Coltrin & Associates, in New York City and served as a managing director. So, she completely left journalism to keep up full-time in the firm. However, it was impossible for her to resist her adoration for reporting career. As a result, she joined News 12 Connecticut in 2012 as a news anchor.
And after 2 years, Jackie became a correspondent (and still works) for Fox News Channel in December 2014. Notably, she had her stints in the shows: Fox and Friends, Fox and Friends First, and Red Eye with Tom Shillue.
How Much Is Net Worth of Jackie Ibanez In 2021?
Ibanez is actively working as a journalist since 2007 with a brief hiatus in the early 2010s. Currently a news anchor for Fox News channel since 2014, she indeed collects a decent salary. As of 2021, Jackie has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
Allegedly, the former WWLP-TV earns a payroll in the 6-digit figure from Fox News. Moreover, she is a freelance reporter for News 12 Networks. On average, a news reporter in the United States gets a salary of $46,203 per year, while a Fox News reporter can expect up to $71,393 annually.
Who Is Jackie Ibanez Married To? Husband & Children?
An avid Instagram user (@jackieibanezfnc) with over 29.3K followers, Ibanez let her IG posts say more about her personal life than she does in interviews. Currently, she lives in New York with her husband Eddie Ibanez and 3 children.
Reportedly, her boyfriend-turned-husband Eddie is her college-time sweetheart. Although the detail of Jackie’s wedding is yet to be out, her Instagram post suggests that the duo married in the 2019 fall. On her IG post of September 5, 2020, she wished him a one-year anniversary.
Together, the couple is parents to 2 daughters and a son. In 2012, the Fox News anchor welcomed her first daughter Dakota (9 years old) and later welcomed her second child, daughter J.J. (6 years old) on September 26, 2015.
On July 13, 2017, Jackie Ibanez confirmed her third pregnancy and gave birth to her son Vince Bo (b. December 19, 2017).
Quite often, the mother of three shares pictures with kids and beau on her Instagram. Moreover, she is active on Facebook and Twitter user (@JackieibanezFNC) with more than 20.9K followers in the latter.