Erica Byfield Profile
Erica Byfield is an American Emmy Award-winning News Anchor/Reporter working for NBC 4 New York – WNBC-TV. She joined the network in September 2016.
Erica Byfield Education
Byfield attended the University of Missouri-Columbia in August 2001 and graduated in May 2005 with a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism. In June 2006, he enrolled at Gonzaga University and graduated in December 2008 with a Master of Arts Degree in Communication and Leadership. Byfield is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Erica Byfield Career
Byfield serves at NBC 4 New York as a General Assignment Reporter. Her newscasts appear every evening from Monday to Friday. She played an important role in the network’s coverage of coronavirus. The coverage was honored by Columbia University and was recognized with the prestigious Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia University Award in January 2021. Her coverage of COVID-19 also contributed to a 2nd prestigious station honor.
Byfield earned recognition from the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) after covering the devastating Jersey City shootout in December 2019. Her work also earned NBC 4 the 2020 National Edward R. Murrow Award for “Top Television Newscast.” Byfield has also been honored with 3 regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for her dedication to journalistic excellence — investigative coverage and team coverage of the Tribeca terrorist attack in 2017. This report was also honored with 2 New York Emmy Awards. She was among the NBC 4 crew that reported on the 2016 Chelsea bombing investigation, and for that, they won a New York Emmy® Award. Byfield also was named an IRE medal finalist.
Before Byfield joined NBC 4 New York, she served at WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia as an investigative reporter for 6 years. Before that, she worked as a General Assignment Reporter at KMOV-TV, a CBS affiliate in St Louis, Missouri. While there, she earned a Mid America Emmy Award for her reporting on local crime. She has also worked for KFVS-TV in Southwest Missouri as a general assignment reporter for 2 years. Byfield has also served as a fill-in anchor and news reporter at KOMU-TV in Columbia, Missouri. This was while at the University of Missouri. Byfield is an avid runner. In the year 2017, she finished her 1st New York City Marathon. During her leisure time, she enjoys running, traveling the world, and trying new restaurants (she is a foodie).
Erica Byfield Age
Byfield’s age is not known for she has managed to keep her personal life private. It is therefore not known how old Byfield is or when she celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in her 30s.
Quick Facts About Erica Byfield
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Erica Byfield Height
Byfield stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m).
Erica Byfield Family
Information regarding Byfield’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Erica Byfield Husband
Byfield is married to her lovely spouse, whose names are currently under review. They reside happily in Manhattan, New York. She at times posts her husband on her Instagram Page. Information about their engagement and wedding is unknown. There is also no information regarding the couple having any children.
Erica Byfield Salary
Being one of the top journalists for NBC 4 New York, she earns an annual salary ranging from $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Erica Byfield’s Net Worth
Byfield has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a News Anchor/Reporter.
At NBC 4 New York Byfield works alongside;
- Gilma Avalos
- Pat Battle
- Bruce Beck
- Matt Brickman
- Adelle Caballero
- John Chandler
- Michael Gargiulo
- Ted Greenberg
- Adam Kuperstein
- Maria LaRosa
- Rana Novini
- Natalie Pasquarella
- Dave Price
- Melissa Russo