Olessa Stepanova

Olessa Stepanova is a traffic reporter for NewsCenter 5’s EyeOpener Newscasts. She has also worked for WFSB-TV, News12, NY1, Time Warner Cable’s 24-hour news channel in New York, and other stations. Stepanova has amassed a sizable net worth while juggling her personal and business lives.

Olessa Stepanova’s Salary And Net Worth

Olessa Stepanova, who has worked for a number of television networks, has undoubtedly amassed a sizable salary and net worth. Though Olessa has not published her actual net worth, some speculate that it is in the $400 thousand range.

Olessa Stepanova’s Childhood

Stepanova was born on January 24, 1982, in the Uzbek city of Tashkent. Then, she moved to the United States with her family. In the US, she was only eight years old. She moved from Queens, New York, to Long Island, New York, in 1998. She has Caucasian ancestry and is from the United States.

OLESSA STEPANA graduated from J.F.K. High School in Plainview-Old Bethpage in 2002. When she went to C.W. Post, a Long Island University, she was even given a scholarship to study Broadcast Journalism there. Olessa got a good grade and was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.

Early Career of Olessa Stepanova

Following graduation, Olessa Stepanova began working as a traffic reporter for News12 Traffic and Weather. She later worked as an on-air reporter for News Traffic Team and News12 Long Island, covering all five boroughs of New York City and Westchester.

Reporter on Traffic

Olessa Stepanova began her career in broadcasting as a traffic reporter for News12 Traffic and Weather, a cable-only program that serves seven regions of the New York tri-state area. Stepanova then moved on to News12 Long Island, where she covered traffic both in the studio and from a helicopter high above Long Island.

CAPTION Olessa Stepanova Reporter start her traffic report (SOURCE:Littlethings.com)

Similarly, she has reported traffic for Time Warner Cable’s 24-hour news channel in New York, NY1, as well as in New Jersey and Connecticut. Olessa Stepanova moved to Boston from WFSB-TV, a CBS station in Hartford, Connecticut. For three years, she worked as a morning traffic reporter on WFSB’s Eyewitness ‘News this Morning.’ She has worked as a fill-in anchor and co-host for ‘Better Connecticut,’ a local show that focuses on family, home, and other lifestyle subjects.


Stepanova began working for WCVB-TV in January 2014 as a traffic reporter for NewsCenter 5’s EyeOpenor newscasts. On Boston’s most-watched early morning news program, she collaborates alongside hosts Randy Price and Emily Riemer, as well as meteorologist Cindy Fitzgibbon, on weekday mornings.

Personal Life of Olessa Stepanova

Stepanova has tried to keep her private life out of the public eye for as long as she has been alive. At the beginning of 2016, she got married to Joseph Bocelli. So excited about getting married, Olessa posted a video of Joseph proposing to her on YouTube so that people could see.

Sources say that the couple married in December 2016. As of now, they have been married for almost two years, and they are still having a good time together. In the past, the couple hasn’t been in the news because of divorce or separation.

Olessa has been very quiet about her height, weight, and body type.

Facts of Olessa Stepanova

Name Olessa Stepanova
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For WFSB-TV, News12, NY1
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Married N/A
Education JFK High School
Awards Not Yet