Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino was born in Staten Island, New York and has an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars and salary per episode of $150,000. Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino worked in a fitness club after graduating from high school and then began modeling underwear before becoming a TV star. In 2009, he was cast on the reality television series, "Jersey Shore", and has appeared in all seasons of the show to date. His role on "Jersey Shore" has led to guest appearances on multiple talk shows including, "The Howard Stern Show", "Jay Leno Show", "Chelsea Lately", and "The Ellen DeGeneres Show".
The Situation Salary
Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino's salary on Jersey Shore is $150,000 per episode.
He also appeared on Season 11 of "Dancing with the Stars". He endorses a number of products, and also has his own DVD fitness series, a vitamin line, a clothing line, and has published one book, though it was unsuccessful. He recently launched a rap career as well, and released one single. He also is slated to appear in the webseries, "Random Talent".
He was born in West New Brighton, Staten Island, New York, on July 4, 1982. He spent most of his childhood in Manalapan Township, New Jersey. Sorrentino attended Manalapan-Englishtown Middle School and Manalapan High school. Sorrentino was a contestant on Dancing with the Stars Season 11, until he and his partner Karina Smirnoff were eliminated during the 4th week. Sorrentino appeared with Bristol Palin in the fall of 2010, in a public service announcement for The Candie's Foundation, for its campaign about abstinence called Pause Before You Play. Sorrentino signed to be a star on the web series "Random Talent" on YOBI.tv along with British comedian Ben Green. Sorrentino received several endorsements in 2010 including: Devotion Vodka, Reebok Zigtech shoes, as well as for GNC, a ghost-written autobiography, a rap song, a workout DVD, and a vitamin line. The Situation was a part of the roast of Donald Trump on the Comedy Central Station; however most of his jokes were booed by the audience. In August of 2011, Abercrombie & Fitch offer Sorrentino a large sum of money "NOT" to wear the company's clothing. Other names that Mike is known under include The Situation, Mike, The Snitchuation, and Sitch. He has been an active television personality, and model since 2009.