Gary Cohen Net Worth
Currently, Gary Cohen’s net worth is estimated at $86 million. He has several sources of income. He has a wife and five children. He prefers a modest lifestyle. He was a reporter for Mets baseball games and has a radio show. He has been called on to call many memorable baseball moments. He was also named runner-up in Sports Illustrated’s 2017 list of the top 25 play-by-play broadcasters in sports.
He graduated from Columbia University with a political science degree. After that, he started his broadcasting career and became a sportscaster with WKCR Sports. Then he went to Providence College and announced basketball games. He and his wife Lynn Cohen had five children. They live in Connecticut. Their net worth has been increasing in the past couple of years.
Gary Cohen was born on April 29, 1958, in Queens, New York. His birthday is in the year of Gou, in the Chinese zodiac sign Taurus. He was nine years old when he received a desk-style AM radio for his birthday. He became enthralled with the radio’s sound.
He was nine years old when Bob Murphy was the New York Yankees broadcaster. He also worked for the Durham Bulls, and Pawtucket Red Sox. He later worked with future presidential adviser George Stephanopoulos. He has a baritone voice. He has become a fan favorite. He has been called the “best play-by-play announcer in the league.”
He began calling for WPIX in 1989 and has been a television play-by-play announcer for the Mets since 1999. He has been called on to call many Mets memorable moments. He has been a part of the New York Mets playoffs. He has been called on to call Todd Pratt’s walk-off home run in the 1999 NLDS. He has been called on to call the 2012 no-hitter by Johan Santana. He has been called on to call many more baseball games.
In recent years, he has resigned from his position as a director of the White House National Economic Council. He has also been named one of the wealthiest people in the Trump administration. As a result, there has been a lot of curiosity about his life and finances. He has been able to sell his stake in the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China for a whopping $16 million. He has also been named as a vice chair of IBM. He has been able to earn a salary of around $1.8 million.
He has been married to Lynn Cohen for five years, and they have five children. The two have not shared any information about their parents. They do not have social media accounts. However, they have been listed as married on the wedding registry. Whether they are romantically involved, or just friends, remains a mystery.
He has a baritone voice and is known for his catchphrases. He is a former broadcast partner of Howie Rose. He has a Twitter account but has not tweeted much.