Michael Wilbon Bio, Net worth, Salary, Wife and Married

Michael Wilbon Bio, Net worth, Salary, Wife and Married

Michael Wilbon, Bio, Net worth, Salary, Wife, Married

— Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Date of Birth : Nov 19th, 1958
Age :59 Years old
Former sportswriter and columnist for The Washington Post, Michael Wilbon is an ESPN commentator and analyst born on November 19, 1958.  He is known for co-hosting Pardon the Interruption on ESPN alongside former post writer Tony Kornheiser. Michael got married in 1997 to his wife named Sheryl Wilbon and have given birth to a baby boy. Wilbon's net worth is assumed to be around $9 million while his annual salary is considered to be $1.5 million.

Net Worth and Salary
Michael Wilbon is considered as one of the most popular and renowned commentator and journalist who has covered every Super Bowl and NBA finals since 1980. He has reached a milestone in his career and his hardwork and dedication is shown off by the amount of net worth and salary that he has garnered throughout his career. Wilbon's total annual salary is assumed to be around $1.5 million. Meanwhile, his net worth is calculated to be approximately around $9 million. According to his bio, Michael started his career in journalism by working for the Washington Post in 1980 after receiving a degree in journalism from Northwestern University. Prior to being promoted as a full time employee in February 1990, he reported about college sports, Major League Baseball, the National Football League and the National Basketball Association. Wilson transferred to work for ESPN and ABC on December 7, 2010 after writing his last column for the Washington Post.  While working for ESPN, Wilson reported for "The Sports Reporter" and other shows as well as co-hosted ESPN's daily opinion forum "Pardon the Interruption" alongside Tony Kornheiser. He also hosted the pre-game show for ABC's NBA Countdown.  Wilbon has worked for The Washington Post, PTI and ESPN and in addition to that, appeared weekly on WRC-TV in Washington D.C during football season.

Marital Status and Affairs
In 1997, Wilbon got married to his wife Sheryl Wilbon and have given birth to a baby boy named Matthew Raymond Wilbon who was born through a surrogate on March 26, 2008. There was a rumour about their divorce after Michael was been in a controversy but the news was resolved. Michael has not given much information regarding his wife and has been married for almost two decades. The happily married couple live together in Bethesda, Maryland.

Height and Weight
Wilson looks very smart and appealing during his appearance in TV. He stands tall with height of 6 feet and 2 inches and has maintained his weight accordingly. Although his weight is not mentioned, we can easily guess that he has a proportionate body that perfectly matches his height.

Wiki and Facts
Wilbon is one of the most influential journalist and was honoured with the title as one of the "Best deadline writers in American newspaper" and was named the top sports columnist by the society of professional journalists in 2001. Wilbon was a victim of heart attack on January 27, 2008 after complaining about frequent chest pains and is a type-2 diabetic. Wilbon is also one of the trustee of Northwestern University. More facts regarding his bio and personal life can be found on his Wiki page and other wiki sites.