Jill Nicolini Career, Bio, Net worth, Affairs and Controversy

Published Date   22nd May. 2017, 08:54 am
Jill Nicolini Career, Bio, Net worth, Affairs and Controversy
Quick Info
Birth Name: Jill Marie Nicolini
Date of Birth: 10/01/1978
Age: 44 years old
Nationality: American
Net Worth: $ 200 thousand
Qualification: Master’s Degree in Communication Arts

Bold and beautiful, Jill Nicolini career struggled from the early controversy when she was about to be crowned Miss Long Island in 2002; however, she landed a hundred thousand career with the change of time and her dedication in work.


Jill Nicolini career as a Traffic journalist on CBS 2 News This Morning on WCBS-TV in New York has been rewarding. Besides, she is also a renowned actress, model and reality TV show participant. Her amazing body and high ranking multiple careers fetches attention of a number of viewers making her one established celebrity.

Birth and Background

Born as Jill Marie Nicolini on 10th January 1978 in Farmingville, New York, Jill is the follower of Roman Catholic religion. Jill has an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

She attended Sachem South High School and graduated in 1996. Later, Jill went to Stony Brook University but did not complete her study. From the early days, Jill was passionate about acting. Jill gained her Associates Degree in Television/Radio Broadcasting from Suffolk County Community College in 2000. Meanwhile, Jill Nicolini career as traffic journalist began as she started her Bachelor’s Degree education in Communication Arts at the New York Institute of Technology.  In the end of 2003, she earned a Master’s Degree in Communication Arts.


Talking about Jill Nicolini career, she joined WBLI Radio in 1997 in Long Island. While Jill was pursuing her Bachelor’s studies, she began her career in reporting working in LI News Tonight. Only after a year, Jill succeeded in grabbing a position as a reporter for the New York Islanders. Not only this, Jill also secured a job as a dancer for the New York Dragons Arena Football team.

Not long after that, Jill became an on-camera traffic journalist at Long Island’s Metro and Traffic and Weather Channel. With passion in modeling and hot body, Jill inevitably won the title “Miss Long Island” in 2002. She was 24 at the time. In 2003, the same year Jill graduated, she participated in Fox’s reality TV show Married by America 2003. Jill did win the show; however, she did not get married. Jill had built her career and pursued her education at the same time, as a consequence of which she got to be successful in the small age.

Jill Nicolini career is multifaceted. She was a model before becoming a journalist. She had even attempted to become the official live-action model for Vampirella in 2001. However, she became unsuccessful. Later, Jill Nicolini career was also established as an actress as she given small roles in four featured movies and six TV shows including HBO’s Sex and the City and NBC’s Law & Order. In the movie “Breaking Point” (2009), Jill got the character Veronica Taylor. In 2014, Jill appeared as Giannetti in the most awaited Comedy, Drama and family movie Annie. Her passion for acting and efforts were, therefore, did not go in vain.

Since 2004, Jill was the Traffic Anchor on PIX11 Morning News where she conveyed the traffic and furthermore interviewed top celebrities. At a certain point, Nicolini has also worked as a fill-in anchor, weather anchor and feature reporter.

Jill Nicolini career only did not get better, she also got involved in philanthropic works. While working at WPIX, Jill with her co-worker spent her time in Iraq and Virginia (2009-10) to help reconnect the troops to their families back at home live by means of satellite. She has been involved with a number of charities like Little Shelter Animal Rescue and The Arthritis Foundation. Jill joined WNYW Fox 5 as an Entertainment journalist in 2011. She worked as a traffic reporter on Live From the Couch on WLNY-TV in 2013. She also served WCBS-TV as a traffic reporter for CBS 2 News This Morning.

Awards and Achievements

Hot lady with multifaceted talents in anchoring and modeling, Nicolini has won the title of Miss Long Island in 2002. Likewise, she has won the Fox’s world show Married by America in 2003. Jill was nominated for three Emmy Awards for her outstanding acting. Nicolini has bragged many awards from the NJ State PBA, Italian American Police Society, John Theissen Children’s Foundation, East Hanover Italian American Society, The National Council of Colombia Association of Civil Service and Suffolk Community School Broadcasters Association and Autism Speaks. Jill Nicolini career is appreciated and honored as she successfully becomes an anchor, renowned model and an awesome actress.


With the title, Jill also bagged controversy in 2001 when the judges claimed Jill posing for Playboy was immoral. She had posed under the name Jill Nikki for Playboy College Girls Special Edition. Subsequently taking a gander at the condition Jill surrendered the crown because she would not like to represent the system that didn’t support her choices. With this controversy, Jill Nicolini career suffered a huge loss.

Relationships, Affairs and Children

In 2008, She started dating Anthony Cumia— talk radio broadcaster from United States, famous for his role in The Opie and Anthony Show or Opie and Anthony. The couple were public and the relationship went controversial as Cumia was caught cheating on Jill. Therefore, they separated in the August of the same year.

After that, Jill dated Joseph Di Virgilio, Hedge-Fund Manager. Rumors, on the basis of Jill’s Twitter, are that she might be dating freestyle skier Peter Kachadurian currently.

Later on, in 2009, Jill was had an affair with Marvin Scott— politician and university professor. On October, 2014, via Facebook she disclosed that she was pregnant. Soon afer, she gave birth to a baby boy and named him Austin.

Jill has never been married though there are rumors that she was engaged to Anthony Cumia. For now, she is single and raising her only son.

Net Worth

Jill’s salary as a traffic reporter is extraordinary. Even though her salary is not revealed, it is estimated that net worth is $200 thousand.

With the endeavor and passion, young and sexy Jill Nicolini career as traffic journalist, actress and model is full of achievements. Apart from this, Jill has also associated herself in philanthropic works helping contribute to the society.

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