Dori Monson Accused of Being Transphobic - What's His Salary?
Grab all the details on the net worth and salary of the American radio personality Dori Monson.
The popular radio broadcaster Dori Monson got indefinitely suspended from hosting the Seattle Seahawks pre-game and post-game shows after he made some transphobic tweets. The radio host sent the tweet during the night of the Washington gubernatorial debate between Governor Jay Inslee and Republican challenger Loren Culp.
Dori Monson's now-deleted tweet read: 'Inslee: we follow science in WA. The state where I could go to Olympia tomorrow and change my birth cert to say I was a girl on 10/2/61 HAHAHAHAHA.' He received a huge online backlash for his remarks. While still a renowned figure, Dori Monson's reputation has been tainted by the recent developments. Regardless of his present situation, he came a long way to get to the level he is today and also made significant earnings as he rose to prominence. How much net worth did he make from his career so far? Let's find out.
What is Dori Monson's Net Worth?
There's no definitive report on how much wealth Dori Monson possesses at present, but there have been some estimates that say that his net worth stands around $600,000 currently. He made nearly the entire amount of this net worth from his work as a host of the afternoon talk show 'Dori Monson Show' on KIRO-FM in Seattle, Washington, and as the host of the pre-game, post-game, and halftime shows on the Seahawks Radio Network.
Dori Monson currently holds an estimated net worth of $600,000.
Dori Monson began his career in 1995 when he was given his own show KIRO. He replaced Dave Ross and began hosting 'The Dori Monson Show.' By 2008, Dori's show became the highest-rated talk-radio program in the Seattle-Tacoma market, and in the same year, he got nominated for Radio & Records News/Talk/Sports Local Personality Of The Year.
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One of the most popular segments of 'The Dori Monson Show' was the weekly 'one on against the nuns,' in which he tests his football acumen against two nuns, Sisters Kath Silverthorn and Cele Gorman of the Archdiocese of Seattle and each of them make predictions for the next Sunday's NFL games.
A Little About Dori Monson's Personal Life
Dori Monson was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. He graduated from Ballard High School and later joined the University of Washington. At the university, he was the play-by-play announcer for Husky football on-campus broadcaster KCMU-FM. He began his career as a professional broadcaster at KING-TV, where he worked as a journalist and also worked as a sports reporter at KING-AM.
Dori Monson was born and raised in Seattle, Washington.
Source: The Seattle Times
Dori Monson is currently married to Suzanne, his wife of over 20 years. and has three daughters. He lives with his family in Lake Forest Park, Washington. Dori is also the founder and coach of Rattlesnakes Girls Basketball. Additionally, he is involved in philanthropic works, too, with his fundraising supporting Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, FareStart, and the Union Gospel Mission.
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