Jerry Springer Net Worth (June, 2023): Salary, Age, Height, Biography

Jerry Springer Net Worth: $60 Million (approx.)

Net Worth:$60 Million (approx.)
Salary:$8 Million (approx.)
Date of Birth:Feb 13, 1944
Age:79 years
Height:6 ft (1.83 m)
Profession:Talk show host, Singer, Politician, Presenter, Actor, Game Show Host, Film Producer, TV Personality, Television producer, Journalist
Nationality:United States of America

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What is Jerry Springer Net Worth?:

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  Jerry Springer is most widely recognized as the host of the tabloid talk show, “The Jerry Springer Show,” which began as a political commentary program in 1991 but moved to tabloid news in the mid-’90s to have better ratings.

Jerry Springer Salary:

At the peak of his show, Jerry Springer’s annual salary was $8 million.

Jerry Springer House:

 Jerry Springer owns a four-bedroom, five-bathroom home on Bird Key, Florida near Sarasota. Jerry Springer House is worth just over $2 million.

Jerry Springer Biography:

Nаmе:Jerry Springer
Rеаl Nаmе:Gеrаld Nоrmаn Ѕрrіngеr
Аgе:79 уеаrѕ
Віrth Dаtе:13 Fеbruаrу 1944
Віrth Рlасе:Ніghgаtе tubе ѕtаtіоn, Lоndоn
Nаtіоnаlіtу:Аmеrісаn, Вrіtіѕh
Неіght:1.83 m
Wеіght:79 kg
Ѕехuаl Оrіеntаtіоn:Ѕtrаіght
Маrіtаl Ѕtаtuѕ:Dіvоrсеd
Wіfе/Ѕроuѕе (Nаmе):Місkі Vеltоn (m. 1973–1994)
Сhіldrеn:Yеѕ (Каtіе Ѕрrіngеr)
Рrоfеѕѕіоn:  Talk show host, Singer, Politician, Presenter, Actor, Game Show Host, Film Producer, TV Personality, Television producer, Journalist
Nеt Wоrth:$60 mіllіоn

Jerry Springer was born Gerald Norman Springer on February 13, 1944, in Highgate, London, England.

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Jerry was born in the London Underground station of Highgate as people hide out from German bombing during World War II. His parents were from Germany and escaped the Nazis.

Springer grew up on Chandos Road, East Finchley. His parents, Margot a bank clerk and Richard Springer (owner of a shoe shop), were German-Jewish refugees who escaped from Landsberg an der Warthe, Prussia,

Jerry maternal grandmother, Marie Kallmann, who was left behind, died in the Gas vans of Chełmno extermination camp (German-occupied Poland). His paternal grandmother, Selma Springer died at the hospital in the Theresienstadt concentration camp.

Selma Springer’s brother, Hermann Elkeles, was a renowned Berlin doctor who also died at Theresienstadt concentration camp

In January 1949, at the age of 4, Springer emigrated with his parents to the United States, settling in the Kew Gardens neighborhood of Queens, New York.

Jerry attended nearby Forest Hills High School. One of his earliest memories was when he was 12 and was watching the 1956 Democratic National Convention on television where he saw and was impressed by John F. Kennedy.

Jerry got his undergraduate degree from Tulane University, then a J.D. from Northwestern University in 1965 and 1968, respectively.

When Springer was an undergraduate at Tulane University, he worked for WTUL New Orleans FM, a college radio station, as a broadcaster.

Jerry Springer Career:

After college, Springer got a job at a law firm in Ohio. Springer was a partner in the law firm of Grinker, Sudman & Springer from 1973 to 1985, together former NBA agent Ronnie Grinker (d. 1997) and current Butler County, Ohio, magistrate Harry Sudman.

Jerry then tried a career in politics while serving as a campaign adviser to Robert Kennedy. After Kennedy’s assassination, Jerry continued his career in law in Cincinnati where he was elected to the city council in 1973.

In the meantime, Jerry started a career in broadcasting, mainly as a political commentator and news anchor.

Jerry successfully ran to be the 56th Mayor of Cincinnati and ultimately served from 1977-1978.

In 1982, he ran for governor of Ohio but did not win his party’s nomination. While he was mayor of Cincinnati, Jerry had featured commentaries called “The Springer Memorandum” on radio station WEBN-FM.

When Springer came on board, it was the lowest-rated news program in Cincinnati. 2 years later, Springer was the most popular news anchor in the city. He continued to be the most popular anchor for five years. Springer won 10 local Emmys for his work.

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On September 30, 1991, “The Jerry Springer Show” premiered. The show was developed to look like “The Phil Donahue Show.” The show began as a political talk show with guests such as Jesse Jackson and Oliver North.

Then, in 1994, Springer and his new producer changed the show’s format to more salacious tabloid topics in search of better ratings. 

Springer is the executive producer of “The Steve Wilkos Show,” which is hosted by Steve Wilkos, a former Chicago police officer and the long-time head of security on Springer’s talk show.

There had been 2,000 episodes of “The Steve Wilkos Show” over 13 seasons.

Springer hosted America’s Got Talent on NBC for its second and third seasons, replacing Regis Philbin, before leaving to concentrate on other projects. From January 17, 2005, to December 5, 2006, Springer hosted Springer on the Radio, a liberal talk show on Cincinnati’s WCKY-AM.

“The Jerry Springer Show’s” last episode aired on July 26, 2018. The show ran for 28 years. It was taped in Chicago from 1991 to 2009 and in Stamford, Connecticut from 2009 to 2018. Reruns started on the CW network, which retains the rights to make new episodes of “The Jerry Springer Show.”

Jerry Springer hosted Miss World in 2000 and 2001 and the Miss Universe 2008.

Jerry was also the guest host for WWE Raw in 2010 at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa. Springer has also hosted The Price Is Right Live!.

Jerry Springer Wife:

Springer married Micki Velton in 1973 and had one daughter, Katie Springer (born 1976). They divorced in 1994. Springer tends to keep his personal life private.

Interesting Facts about Jerry Springer:

He is a New York Yankees fan and occasionally attends their home games.

His audiences at “The Jerry Springer Show” chanted “Jerry, Jerry” during his shows. This practice has continued on “Judge Jerry.” In 1995, Springer recorded the album “Dr. Talk” for Fiddle Fish Records, which mostly consisted of country music covers.

In 2006, Springer appeared on “Dancing with the Stars.” He was partnered with Kym Johnson on the third season of the popular show.

In 2008, Springer delivered the Northwestern University School of Law commencement address. He received a standing ovation from about half the audience and reviews of his speech were generally positive.

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