Shanna Mendiola is a trusted face for people in Southern California when it comes to traffic reports and weather. She started to work for NBC4, and soon, she was promoted to the leading weather reporter for the channel.
The Filipino-American reporter was born on 27 October 1984 in Iloilo, the Philippines, to her mother, who was a nurse. Ever since she was a young girl she wanted to be a scientist, and when she was only a small child, her whole family moved to the US, and she found American TV programs to be fascinating.
Though scientist was her aim, she also thought of becoming a psychologist for a while, but after her high school education was done, she moved to Virginia to get a degree in clinical and forensic psychology from Virginia Consortium after studying psychology in at Wooster College. She started her career as weather reported soon after, which is also the reason why she was able to accumulate lovely net worth.
What is Shanna Mendiola’s Net Worth?
After she was done with her education, Shanna Mendiola took intern jobs in 2008-2009, but intern jobs are just the way to get in through the door, which was what she did. Her dedication and hard work opened opportunities for Shanna, and soon, she was working as a full-time employee as a weather reporter.
To get more experience before she is promoted to be the in-studio reporter, Shanna sought work in various other networks. She worked for KTVZ-TV, KGO-TV, KDR, and KWGN and went all over the map to get her face out there for roe opportunities, which arrived in the form of NBCLA where she was hired on NBC4 channel and settled in southern California.
Shanna started working for the show, and soon, she was the face of the weather broadcast for the channel. By the looks of things, she made a lot of money from her work in the channel and added to her net worth.
The average median income of a weather person in America is $92,000, but when it comes to relatively smaller markets and local channels, the amount is around $35,000 for a weekend morning and evening reports.
Considering Shanna is a veteran presence in NBC4, she is definitely getting paid somewhere between $50,000 and $65,000. She also won over $7,000 after she won the Dancing with Anchors in Denver, but she donated the money to a charity.
When everything is considered, the net worth of Shanna stands to about $300,000, which she accumulated over her short career and from her job as a weather forecaster.
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