Jackie Guerrido is a Puerto Rican TV presenter and journalist. She is most known as the resident weather forecaster for the Univision network’s weather forecast and broadcast programs. Despierta America and Primer Impacto.
As of June 2020, Jackie Guerrido is believed to have a net worth equal to $10 million. In this article, we look at the source behind her wealth.
Jackie Guerrido: Net Worth & Salary Breakdown
Jackie Guerrido’s wealth comes from her salary as a TV presenter and journalist.
Guerrido started her career at the Miami-based WRMA radio station. She made the rounds of local radio stations like the HBC Radio Company and WRTO.
She became a television correspondent for WSCV. Her work got her noticed by Univision who offered her a job as the meteorologist for their Al Amanacer de Noticias 23 morning show for the network’s flagship channel, WLTV.
Guerrido became a well-known figure in the Hispanic community as the resident meteorologist on Despierta America, the premier Spanish-language TV program in the US.
She also co-hosted the weather forecast show Primer Impacto with Pamela Silva Conde for Univision.
As her favorability among the Hispanic community continued to grow, Guerrido became somewhat of a celebrity. She was named the “Good Will Ambassador” of the 2004 Puerto Rican Day Parade held in New York City.
She was one of the contestants in the Univision reality dancing show, Mira Quien Baila!, and came in second overall by popular vote.
She donated the entirety of her $10,000 prize money to the domestic violence shelter that gave her family asylum many years ago, Casa Protegida Julia de Burgos.
Guerrido has also appeared in the 2015 action-thriller movie, AWOL-72, as Detective Rose.
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How Old is Jackie Guerrido? Who are Her Parents?
Jackie Guerrido was born on September 24, 1972. The 47-year-old was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Jackie’s father was abusive, so her mother absconded with Jackie and her sister and sought asylum at the Casa Protegida Julia de Burgos shelter in San Juan.
Once Jackie graduated high school, her family moved to Bronx, New York.
Jackie attended the University of Miami for a degree in meteorology and the University of Florida for a degree in journalism.
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Is Jackie Guerrido Married? Does She Have Children?
As of this writing, Jackie Guerrido is divorced from her husband of three years, Don Omar.
Born William Omar Landrón Rivera, Don Omar is a Puerto Rican reggaeton singer and actor with seven studio albums to his name. He was also a recurring presence in the Fast and Furious movie series as Rico Santos.
Guerrido tied the knot with the singer/actor on April 19, 2008, and had two children together: daughter, Adieny Núñez, and son, Tomás Ramírez.
It was reported in 2011 that they had divorced.
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