Michael Buffer Net Worth

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Michael Buffer Net Worth
Net Worth:
$400 Million
Date of Birth
November 2, 1944
Place of Birth
Actor, Announcer, Model, Master of Ceremonies

Michael Buffer net worth: Michael Buffer is an American boxing announcer and entrepreneur who has a net worth of $400 million. Michael Buffer was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on November 2, 1944. He is best known for being one of, if not the, greatest ring announcer for boxing and wrestling matches of all time. He began his career as a ring announcer in 1982 after trying his hand at several other careers including acting and modeling. Buffer became world-famous when he developed his signature catch phrase "Let's Get Ready to Rumble" which kicks off all major boxing events. It has brought him fame and incredible fortune especially after Michael shrewdly moved to trademark the phrase. The video game company Midway reportedly paid Buffer $100 million to license to the phrase in perpetuity for the video game "Ready To Rumble". Not bad for a wanna-be actor turned boxing announcer. In total, Buffer has earned $400 million from trademark licensing alone during his career. O

How much does Michael Buffer make to say "Let's get ready to rumble"? Depending on the match, Buffer typically earns between $25,000 and $100,000 every time he utters those five famous words. On a handful of extremely rare occasions, Buffer has been paid $1 million.

How much does Michael Buffer make per fight?

Michael Buffer Net Worth and Salary Per Fight

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Michael Buffer

Michael Buffer

Michael Buffer is an American ring announcer for boxing and professional wrestling matches. He is known for his trademarked catchphrase, "Let's get ready to rumble!" and for pioneering a distinct announcing style in which he rolls certain letters and adds other inflections t...
Actor / Announcer / Model / Master of Ceremonies
Date of Birth
  • November 2, 1944
  • Michael Bluffer
  • Announcer Michael Buffer
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star
  • You Don't Mess with the Zohan
  • Against the Ropes
    Ring Announcer #2
  • Harlem Nights
  • Ready to Rumble
  • Play It to the Bone
  • Rocky V
    Fight Announcer #1
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