Lynda Baquero

Inside Biography


Emmy-award winner, Lynda Baquero is NBC 4 New York’s consumer reporter. She hosts the long-running series “Visiones” which focused on various issues of the Hispanic community including newsmakers, community leaders, and celebrities on arts, education, and health. Lynda is an American correspondent for WNBC news in New York City.

Early Life and Education

Lynda Baquero January 16, 1967, in New York City, New York, the United States of. Regarding her nationality, she is an American, ethnicity wise, Lynda is of Puerto Rican ancestry. She was raised up in her hometown Manhattan with her family.

Lynda has done her schooling from the Cathedral High School. After accomplishing her schooling, she went on to New York University and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism.

Professional Career

Lynda Baquero moved to the WNBC in the year 1995 after working as a news anchor and consumer reporter for three years in cable news network NY1 News. Prior to NY1, Lynda worked for five years at local station WCBS.

Further to add, Baquero served as an a s sociate producer of "NELY!" a talk show produced at WCAU in Philadelphia and for Telemundo. Lynda became co-host of the WNBC’s popular weekend editions of their news feature program, Today in New York.

Personal Life

This renowned journalist, Lynda Baquero is a married woman. 50 years old Lynda is married to her boyfriend Richard A. Baquero in the year 1997.

The couple wed in a private ceremony in front of their families and intimate friends. The couple is blessed with two daughters. Speaking of social media, she has been cueing his followers and fans about her successful married life.

Lynda also appeared in various party events and red carpet events with her husband, which she showed through her Instagram account.  

Currently, the couple is residing in Manhattan with their two children. Besides, she likes sunflowers. Moreover, she is also fluent in both French and Spanish as well.

Net Worth and Salary

Lynda Baquero has won two Emmy Award. She was the recipient of a 1998 local Emmy Award for Religious Programming" for her coverage of the Pope's visit to Cuba, Baquero. In the year 2006, she was honored with her second Emmy Award for “Best Evening Newscast” with Chuck Scarborough.

Lynda Baquero’s salary basically increased by 300% per Emmy Award. Lynda is working as a correspondent at WNBC. WNBC usually pays $1 million annually its employee like Lauren Scala earns $1 million basically from there. Therefore, we can speculate that she receives the same amount of money as other correspondents of WNBC.  


by Bchrome, 14 Aug, 2017

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