• Born Susan McMahon in 1957, Sue Herera is a financial journalist best known for her extensive work with CNBC.
• She is currently the host of the financial news show "Nightly Business Report", and is a wife and mother of three children.
• She was an intern at KNXT TV, and became one of the founders of CNBC in 1989.
• She has an estimated net worth of $4.5 million, and has won several prestigious awards.
• She is active on Twitter, and promotes her career on the platform.

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Net Worth$4.5 million
Date Of BirthNovember 15, 1957
SpouseDaniel Herera
FactEarned a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from California State University at Northridge in 1980 along with her co-anchor Bill Griffeth and, in 2003, she was honored with the University's Distinguished Alumni Award.

Who is Sue Herera?

Born as Susan McMahon on the 15th November 1957 in Spokane, Washington State USA, she is a financial journalist, best known to the world for her extensive work for CNBC, as she is one of the prime journalists in the network. She can be seen in such shows as “Nightly Business Report”, and formerly “On the Money” (2014-2017).

Where is Sue Herera Now?

Sue is enjoying her successful career on CNBC, and currently serves as the host of the financial news show “Nightly Business Report”. In addition to her career endeavors, Sue is also focused on family matters; she is a wife and mother of three children. She has adopted twins from China in 2002, while in 2003 she gave birth to a son, named Daniel.

Sue Herera Bio: Early Life, Parents, and Education

The daughter of a shoe wholesaler and a housewife mother, Sue spent her childhood in Brentwood, California, as it was easier for her father to find a job there. After she completed high school education, Sue enrolled at California State University, Northridge (CSUN), from which she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism, actually a class after her later colleague Bill Griffeth.

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Career Beginnings

Sue initially became an intern at the KNXT TV station, headquartered in Los Angeles, however, it was in 1981 that she joined Financial News Network as their reporter for business news. She was soon promoted to an anchor position, and for the next seven years, Sue was building a name for herself and gaining knowledge in the industry. In 1989 her life changed for good when she received an offer from General Electric’s CEO Jack Welch to help him launch a new TV station, which Sue accepted,  and CNBC was created.

Rise to Prominence

Since she helped launch CNBC, Sue has become one of the most praised reporters of the network. She started with the “Business Tonight” show which lasted until 1997, and several other business related shows, such as “The Money Wheel”, which aired until 1998, and “Market Wrap”, which was canceled in 2002. She was also a host of the “Business Center” from 1999 to 2002, before joining “Power Lunch”, serving as anchor from 2003 until 2015, when CNBC decided to move her to the position of a host of the “Nightly Business Report”. Sue has enjoyed continued success, and has received several prestigious awards, including an alumni award from the CSUN, the Distinguished Alumnus Award, among others.
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Do You Know How Rich Sue Herera Is? What is her Salary?

Since launching her career Sue has been busy, improving year after year, until finally becoming recognized throughout the world. She worked for several TV stations before she was asked to become one of the founders of the CNBC, and since then, Sue has become a star reporter, which only increased her wealth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Sue Herera is, as of mid- 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Herera’s net worth is as high as $4.5 million, which is pretty impressive don’t you think? Her current salary still remains a mystery to the public.

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Sue Herera Personal Life, Family, Husband, Children, Twins

Sue has been quite open about ups and downs that happen to her when she is not in front of the camera; she has been married to Daniel Herera since 1984. Sue struggled to become pregnant for years, and it was in 2002 that the two decided to adopt, actually twin girls from China, whom they named Jacqueline and Victoria. Then in 2003 the two were blessed with a son Daniel. They are enjoying every moment spent together, and Sue is close to scheduling a second wedding ceremony with her husband, the reason being that she wants her twin girls from China to learn more about American culture.

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Sue Herera Height, Weight and Vital Statistics

Sue is a strong independent woman, and besides her mind, she possesses a body that comes with it. She stands at 5ins 7ft, which is equal to 1.70m, weighs 158lbs or 72kgs, and her vital statistics are 39-27-40 inches. Her hair is blonde, while her eyes are brown.

Internet Presence

Since becoming known around the globe, Sue has created a Twitter account on which she now has over 1,500 followers. She has used her popularity on social media to promote her career, sharing her most recent career endeavors with her loyal fans. Most recently she shared her collaboration with Stacy Keach in the show “American Greed”, among many other posts in regards to her career. She isn’t active on Facebook and Instagram. So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent journalist, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official page.

General Info

Full NameSue Herera
Net Worth$4.5 million
Date Of BirthNovember 15, 1957
ProfessionJournalist, Newscaster
EducationCalifornia State University, Northridge


SpouseDaniel Herera
ChildrenJacqueline Herera, Victoria Herera, Daniel Herera


TV ShowsNightly Business Report, Power Lunch, Market Wrap, The Edge, The Money Wheel, Business Center, Business Tonight

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1In 2002, she became the mother of twin girls and, a year later, a son.
2Born on November 15, 1957 in Spokane, Washington, she grew up in Brentwood, California, where her father was a shoe wholesaler and her mother was a housewife.
3She was hired by General Electric's Jack Welch to work at NBC as the first employee of CNBC.
4Her husband, Daniel Herera, is a physician, since 1999.
5Earned a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from California State University at Northridge in 1980 along with her co-anchor Bill Griffeth and, in 2003, she was honored with the University's Distinguished Alumni Award.
6Founding member of CNBC, helping to launch the network in 1989.



Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps2010Newscaster
Nubile Nuisance2006Nancy (as Sue Ann Herrera)


Nightly Business Report2013-2017TV SeriesHerself - Co-Anchor / Herself - Co-Hostess / Herself - Substitute Co-Anchor
On the Money2014-2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest Hostess
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt2012TV SeriesHerself - CNBC Correspondent
Stranger Safety: News Report - The Stranger2011ShortHerself - Anchor
Stranger Safety: News Report Update - The Stranger2011ShortHerself - Anchor
Stranger Safety: One Is a Lonely Number2011ShortHerself - Anchor
The Great Game: The Story of Wall Street2000TV Movie documentaryHerself - Hostess (as Sue Herrera)
The Money Wheel1989TV SeriesHerself - Anchor
Market Wrap1989TV SeriesHerself - Anchor

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I.O.U.S.A.2008DocumentaryHerself (as Sue Herrera)

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