Mike Rowe Net Worth

Mike Rowe’s Net Worth

Host on “Dirty Jobs” and “Somebody’s Got To Do It.”
Mike Rowe's Success Story
“Mike Rowe Reality Star”
Going to Great Lengths to
Make His Point.

Mike Rowe has earned a spot on our list of the RICHEST CELEBRITIES! He’s widely known for his work as television host and narrator of “Dirty Jobs,” Mike is one of the richest celebrity television personalities. Mike’s net worth is an estimated $45 million, and he earns a $10 million annual accumulated salary. Mike is very busy in his career. After hosting “Dirty Jobs,” he became the host of “Somebody’s Gotta Do It,” premiering on the CNN Network in October 2014. “Somebody’s Gotta Do It” is about extraordinary people doing not-so-fun jobs. Besides acting, Mike does lots of voice narration for a numerous amount of television shows, including “Bearing Sea Gold: Under the Ice” and “Deadliest Catch,” both are TV series documentaries.


Mike Rowe began his television career as a Shopping Host for the QVC Network in 1992. In some of the online viewer forums, fans state that Mike was the funniest host the network ever had. Today the QVC Network earns 8.6 Billion in annual revenues, continues to gain momentum, and has become known for its celebrity promotions.

Mike told the “All Things Considered” radio program that he initially went to QVC Cable Network audition because of a $100 bet with his friend that he would get a call back from casting. During the audition, they reportedly rolled a pencil across a desk and asked Mike to pick it up and begin describing it. He ended up receiving a callback and winning the $100 bet with his friend. After working at QVC, he became the host of “Dirty Jobs” which catapulted him to fame!


During Mike Rowe’s interview with CNN News, he answered to fans who were upset about his voice narration for Walmart. Mike’s participation in the Walmart advertisement was criticized by some fans for selling out since they thought of Mike Rowe as an advocate for hardworking and skilled laborers. These fans feel that because of Walmart outsourcing an estimated 130,000 + manufacturing jobs to China that this was not a company Mike Rowe should be involved with. Mike Rowe explained to CNN that building a relationship with Walmart was a good way to address the problem. Great answer!

Mike is using his success and affluence to help others with his MikeRoweWORKS Foundation. If you visit MikeRoweWorks or Profoundly Disconnected.com site he states: the most important objectives of the mrW Foundation is to continually provide opportunities for financial aid [and] to help those qualified individuals who are interested in learning a skill and mastering a trade.

Mike’s Official Website
Mike’s Twitter Page

One thought on “Mike Rowe Net Worth

  • Pingback:Anonymous

What's Your Opinion?