Michael Buffer Net Worth is $400 Million (as of 2020)
Michael Buffer is known as the most popular announcer of boxing. It has been stated that Michael Buffer net worth is as high as 120 million dollars. It also has been announced that Michael Buffer gets 5 million dollars for every appearance as the host of the boxing events. Michael Buffer is known also because of his phrase which he uses in every boxing event which is as follows: “Are you ready to rumble?” The phrase became his trademark and usually when hearing his name, this phrase comes to everyone’s mind. In addition, he is also known because of his distinctive announcement of boxing participants, when he adds some suffixes to boxers’ names and also rolls some letters when he talks in matches. Michael Buffer is also known because of his relations. He is a step-brother of Bruce Buffer, who is also a well known announcer of UFC.
|Net Worth:||$400 Million|
|Age:||77 years old|
|Date of birth:||Nov 02, 1944|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Occupation:||Actor, Announcer, Model, Master of Ceremonies|
Michael Buffer was born in Pennsylvania. When he was under 1 year old, Michael Buffer’s parents divorced and he was raised in a care of his foster parents. When Michael Buffer was 20 years old, he served in the United States Army and was deployed to the Vietnam War. He served there for three years. Before he got involved into being a ring announcer, he worked a variety of other jobs, such as being a salesman or working as a model.
When he was 38 years old, he became an announcer in boxing matches, which brought huge financial success to the overall amount of Michael Buffer net worth and made him known all across the country. One year after passed, and he became a national announcer of various matches, but mostly he announced boxing matches which were promoted by Bob Arum’s Top Rank on ESPN.
In 1984, he thought of the above mentioned phrase which soon gained a lot of popularity and became his trademark. In 1992, Michael Buffer was given a federal trademark for the phrase “Are you ready to rumble?” The phrase is also sometimes paraphrased as “Let’s get ready to rumble”.
In 1980, Michael Buffer became the announcer in casinos owned by Donald Trump and this involvement increased the overall amount of Michael Buffer net worth by a mile. When Donald Trump heard about him and saw his act, he decided that he wanted Michael Buffer to be hired for him. In addition, Michael Buffer’s talent to announce boxing matches is also loved by boxers themselves.