Michael Wilbon net worth

Michael Wilbon net worth

Net Worth: $9 Million

About Michael Wilbon

Michael Wilbon net worth

It has been estimated that the overall size of Michael Wilbon net worth reaches 9 million dollars, up to this day. It has also been known that his annual earnings are as high as 1.5 million dollars, and such amount of money also adds up to the overall estimate of Michael Wilbon net worth. Michael Wilbon has earned his net worth because of his interest into sports, where today he is known as a sportswriter and sports commentator.

Michael Wilbon was born in 1958 in Chicago, Illinois. Michael Wilbon was studying at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in Evanston in Illinois. In 1980, he began working in the Washington Post. There, he gave commentary about NBA, NFL and MLB. One decade passed and Michael Wilbon was promoted in this newspaper, as he started to cover more columns and was in charge of writing more than one article in one week.

While he was working in the “Washington Post”, Michael Wilbon also got his start in ESPN, which not only made him even more popular, but also added up to the total size of Michael Wilbon net worth. Initially, he was hired as a co-host on a couple of shows, and in 2001 Michael Wilbon was paired with Tony Kornheiser to work on the show called “Pardon the Interruption”.

In the same year, Michael Wilbon was awarded with the title of the top sports columnist, which was given to him by the Society of Professional Journalists. Starting in 1987, Michael Wilbon has been the one who covered all NBA Finals and Super Bowl games. In 2010, Michael Wilbon decided to stop his career in the “Washington Post” so he could concentrate on his career on ESPN full time. This involvement has also added up most of revenues to the total sum of Michael Wilbon net worth.

Michael Wilbon still continued his career as a writer, as he has written both introductions for two books written by Charles Barkley, called “I May Be Wrong But I Doubt It” and “Who’s Afraid of a Large Black Man?”. Both of these books also became best-sellers.

Michael Wilbon is known to be married to Cheryl, with whom he has one kid, who was born in 2008 via a surrogate mother. The family divides their time in two homes they have, one in Arizona and another one in Maryland. Therefore, his family situation is also known to the public.

Now you have an idea why Michael Wilbon net worth is this huge

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