Net Worth: $400 Million
- Source of Wealth Boxing, Wrestling, Television, Film
- Birth Place Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
- Marital Status Married (Christine Buffer)
- Full Name Michael Buffer
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth November 2, 1944
- Ethnicity Caucasian
- Occupation Professional Ring Announcer (wrestling & boxing)
- Children 2
About Michael Buffer
A well known TV personality, Michael Buffer is a popular ring announcer for wrestling and boxing matches. With an estimated net worth of $400 million, Buffer is said to earn an average of $5 million per fight.
Born on November 2, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., Michael Buffer is the half brother of Bruce Buffer, the official ring announcer of UFC. He is best recognized for his powerful voice and his trademark catchphrase, “Let’s Get Ready to Rumble!” which started in 1984.
Prior to becoming a professional ring announcer, Buffer had several jobs which include being a car salesman. At age 32, he pursued a modeling career and at 38, he became an official ring announcer. His career as a ring announcer actually started in 1982. In 1983, he began as an announcer for Bob Arum’s Top Rank promotions on ESPN. Later on, he became an official ring announcer for the main events of World Championship Wrestling (WCW) which featured world renowned professional wrestlers like Hulk Hogan. Aside from wrestling and boxing, Michael Buffer has also announced for some world renowned sports events like the World Series, NFL Playoff Games, Stanley Cup Finals, and NBA Championships.
Earnings & Financial Data
The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Michael Buffer's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.
- Earnings 2013
- Earnings 2009
Salary per event which can go up to $50,000
Earnings from licensing on the trademark