John McCarthy Net Worth
Big John McCarthy Net Worth: Big John McCarthy is an American MMA referee who has a net worth of $500 thousand. Big John McCarthy is best known as the first head referee for the Ultimate Fighting Championship, whereas he also served as a Tactical Self-Defense Instructor at the Los Angeles Police Academy. Before establishing himself as a MMA referee, he had been a police officer for the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) since 1985. Spending some thirty years in that post, McCarthy decided to join UFC. Initially, he provided commentary and analysis for The Fight Network's coverage of UFC events. Furthermore, he covered the first MMA event co-produced by Affliction Clothing and Adrenaline MMA, as well as he provided commentary for Affliction: Banned. Since 1993, he has got the chance to serve as head referee for hundreds of bouts in major MMA promotions, and he founded C.O.M.M.A.N.D., the training and certification school for MMA referees and judges.