Jon Miller Net Worth - How Rich is the Sportscaster?
Grab all the details on the net worth and earnings of the American sportscaster Jon Miller.
The American sportscaster Jon Miller is best known for his broadcasts of Major League Baseball. He's worked as a play-by-play announcer for the San Francisco Giants since 1997.
Jon Miller also worked as a baseball announcer on ESPN from 1990 to 2010. For his works in the sports broadcasting sector, he received the Ford C. Frick Award from the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2010. As one of the prominent sportscasters in the country, Jon Miller has earned both money and fame for his part in the sports broadcast business. Below, we take a look at his net worth and earnings to get an idea of how wealthy he is.
What is Jon Miller's Net Worth?
Currently, the reputed sportscaster Jon Miller holds an estimated net worth of $1 million. He earned almost the entire amount of his net worth from his works as a play-by-play announcer for the San Francisco Giants and as a baseball announcer for ESPN over the years.
Jon Miller holds an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Source: Bleacher Report
Jon Miller's career in the sports broadcast sector began in 1978 when he was hired by the Texas Rangers, to replace the ill Dick Risenhoover after the Rangers were unable to lure Fred White from Kansas City. He got hired by the Boston Red Sox after two seasons with the Rangers. Afterward, Jon Miller got hired by Baltimore's WFBR Radio in 1983, which served as the flagship station for the Baltimore Orioles at the time. Soon he went from working at the radio booth to doing TV broadcasts full-time. he stayed with the Baltimore till the end of 1996's season.
Since 1997, Jon Miller has worked as a primary play-by-play announcer for the San Francisco Giants. Over the years, he covered the games on KNBR radio as well as KTVU (1997–2007) and KNTV (2008–present) television. In February 2007, he signed a six-year extension to remain the voice of the Giants through the 2012 season. He was also a baseball announcer for ESPN from 1990 to 2010. Miller received the Ford C. Frick Award from the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2010.
Jon Miller's Early Life
Jon Miller - who recently underwent weight loss - was born on Hamilton Air Force Base and grew up in Hayward, California. He spent his childhood years listening to Giants announcers Russ Hodges and Lon Simmons on the radio. As a baseball fan, he attended his first match of the game in 1962, a 19–8 Giants' victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Candlestick Park.
Jon Miller was born on Hamilton Air Force Base.
Source: San Francisco Chronicle
Jon Miller graduated from Hayward High School in 1969. After graduation, he took broadcasting classes at the College of San Mateo. During his time there, he began his broadcasting career at the college's FM radio station (KCSM-FM) and UHF/PBS TV station (KCSM-TV), which reached much of the Bay Area.
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