Who is Omar Jimenez? Bio, Age, Wiki, Net Worth, Relationship, Height

American journalist Omar Jimenez works for various publications. He is a national international journalist for CNN.

Omar Jimenez: Early Life, Age, Wiki, Parents, Ethnicity

In Worcester, Massachusetts, on November 27, 1993, Omar Fernando Jimenez was born. He will be 27 in 2022. He was conceived by Jayne Morgan and his father, Omar Jimenez (mother). His mother is African-American, while his father is Colombian. He is one of the three sons of his parents. Jimenez was raised in Georgia’s Kennesaw. His parents separated while he was in sixth grade, and he moved in with his mother. He is Afro-Latino in ethnicity.

Jimenez was a student at Kennesaw Mountain High. He once participated in high school basketball for his team. Unfortunately, he hurt his back and missed eight months of playing. The Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University was his next stop. At the university, he studied broadcast journalism as his major. He also played on the men’s varsity basketball team from 2011 to 2013 after a successful walk-on audition.

Full Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Omar Jimenez has a height of 6 feet and 1 inch. He carries 93 kilograms or such. His eyes are dark brown, and he has black hair.

Quick Facts

Real Name Omar Jimenez
Nick Name Omar
Date Of Birth November 27, 1993
Age 29 years old
Birthplace New York City, United States
Nationality American
Profession Journalist
Height 6 feet 1 inches
Weight 93 kg
Hair Color Black
Eye color Brown
Net Worth $1.1 million

Net Worth, Salary, Assets

What is Omar Jimenez’s estimated net worth? Omar has a net worth of $1.1 million as of 2022. In a similar vein, nothing is known about his salary. A CNN journalist typically earns between $93,330 and $204,107 annually.

Professional Life And Career

NBC News Chicago headquarters was where Omar Jimenez interned before starting his journalistic career. Later, he was employed on-air as a multimedia journalist by WGEM-TV in Quincy, Illinois. Later, at WBAL-TV in Baltimore, Maryland, he worked as a stand-in anchor and reporter from July 2015 until June 2017. While employed by WBAL-TV, Omar received a personal Emmy nomination for general assignment reporting. Since 2017, Jimenez has been working for CNN. He reportedly started his career in Washington, D.C., according to CNN Newsource.

He has since reported on breaking news for more than 900 CNN affiliate news outlets around the country. He is currently working as a CNN journalist in Chicago. Jimenez likes to play basketball and listen to hip-hop music when he isn’t reporting. In high school, he also performed rap music under the name “OJ Tropicana.” The Big Buck Hunter arcade game world championships were co-hosted by him twice. Additionally, he performed rap in the “Battle of the Instant Rappers” segment on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.

Relationship And Married

Omar Jimenez is dating who? Omar Jimenez now appears to be single. He has kept his personal affairs secret and hasn’t talked about his previous relationships. He often posts pictures of current events on his social media profiles rather than pictures of his personal life.

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