Damian Trujillo Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, KNTV, Net Worth, and Salary

Damian Trujillo Biography

Damian Trujillo is an American Emmy Award-winning Anchor and Reporter working for KNTV – NBC Bay Area in San Jose, California as a news reporter and host. Prior to joining the station in the year 1996, he worked for KSTS TELEMUNDO.

Damian Trujillo Age

Trujillo likes to keep his personal life private hence he has not yet disclosed the date, month, or year he was born. However, he might be in his 50s.

Damian Trujillo Height

Trujillo stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 7 inches.

Damian Trujillo Family

Trujillo was brought up in Greenfield, California. However, he has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Trujillo has any siblings.

Damian Trujillo Wife / Children

Trujillo is a married man and his spouse is Monica. The couple takes great pride in being dad and mom to their 3 children: Malyna (daughter) and identical twins, Michael Damian (boy) and Isela (girl).

Damian Trujillo Net Worth

Trujillo has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Anchor and Reporter.

Damian Trujillo
Damian Trujillo

Damian Trujillo Salary

Trujillo earns an annual salary ranging from $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.

Damian Trujillo Education

Trujillo is a proud 1993 alumnus of San Jose State University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Journalism. During his stint at the university, he served as a DJ at KSJS Radio and was the founding father of NAK.

Damian Trujillo Career

Trujillo serves at KNTV – NBC Bay Area as a news reporter. He also produces and hosts the public affairs show “Comunidad Del Valle”, airing on KNTV and Telemundo 48 (in Spanish). Before joining KNTV, Trujillo served at KSTS TELEMUNDO 48 in San Jose, California for 2 years(1994-1996); most recently as a news reporter and his first role was Assignment Editor).

Over the years of his career, he has won many awards and honors for his remarkable work as a journalist. He holds awards from RTNDA – the Radio and Television News Director’s Association, the Associated Press, and NAHJ – the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. The Associated Press Television and Radio Association for Nevada and California has named Trujillo “2004 Reporter of the Year”. He has also been a 5-time nominee for an Emmy.

In the year 2012, Carolyn Brown, who works at American University in Washington D.C. as a professor, made a 30-minute movie about Trujillo’s life called “From the Fields: An American Journey.” Trujillo showed this film at Harvard University, Stanford University, and Georgetown University, as well as at The National Steinbeck Center. Then, in April 2013, Congress asked Trujillo to come for a special showing on Capitol Hill.

Other than working as a journalist, Trujillo is also a former farm worker – his very 1st job was working on a farm. He used to work in Salinas Valley’s agricultural fields when in high school, picking strawberries, broccoli, cucumbers, and garlic. Trujillo says that his 1st day at work was on Cesar Chavez Holiday (on March 31), and he hosts students and his loved ones (friends and family) at his home every year on that holiday.

He usually makes sacked lunches and gives them to almost 250 farm workers in the South Bay, Los Angeles, California. Trujillo says that he does that as a form of thanking farm workers because he really understands what tireless work they do for yields. Trujillo also sponsors a college scholarship to one kid of a farm worker in Greenfield, CA, annually.

Damian Trujillo KNTV – NBC Bay Area

Trujillo is working at KNTV where he works alongside other famous KNTV meteorologists, anchors, and reporters including;

  1. Marianne Favro
  2. Kari Hall
  3. Robert Handa
  4. Mike Inouye
  5. Velena Jones
  6. Kira Klapper
  7. Rob Mayeda
  8. Scott McGrew
  9. Jeff Ranieri
  10. Kris Sanchez

Damian Trujillo Social Media Platforms

He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 1.3K followers on Instagram.

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