|Name||Robert Quinlan Costas|
|Age, Born||61 years old, New York, New York, United States, March 22, 1952|
|Net Worth||$20 million|
|Source of Wealth||Television personality|
|Assets||House at St. Louis, Missouri|
|Achievement||National Sportscaster of the Year, Sportscaster of the Year, Sports Emmy Awards, Curt Gowdy Media Award, St. Louis Walk of Fame, Dick Schaap Award for Outstanding Journalism|
|Family||Married to Jill Sutton, have two children Keith and Taylor|
With $20 million net worth and $5 million annual salary, we may say that Bob Costas is the richest American sportscaster. Bob Costas has been 33 years spent his career as a sportscaster that why no wonder he could gather that amount of net worth. no doubt to his ability as a sportscaster. We may say that Bob Costas is the number one sportscaster in America. And since he has been signed a long time contract with NBC, it’s easy to make us believe that he still be able to gather extra money.
Costas began his broadcasting career while he was attending Syracuse University. There he became an announcer for the Eastern Hockey League and North American Hockey League. Costas then started his career more professional by joining KMOX radio in St. Louis, Missouri. During the 1979–1980 NBA season he was asked for Chicago Bulls broadcasts on WGN-TV. He then hired by CBS Sports as a regional CBS NFL and CBS NBA announcer. In 1979, Costas moved from CBS to NBC studio host for NBC’s National Football League. He also hosted for NBC’s coverage of the U.S. Open golf tournament since 1995. Despite to become a sportscaster, Bob Cosrtas all hosted in the talk show program too. Costas had his own radio talk show named Costas on the Radio that run from May 2009 to 2012. In 1988 to 1994, Costas also hosted fo Later with Bob Costas on NBC. And since October 2011, Costas was a regular correspondent for Rock Center talk show.
Bob Costas wasn’t revealed much about his annual salary as sportscaster for NBC Sports television. But media journalist said that Cosatas was receiving about $5 million annual salary with NBC.