Chip Caray

by John Max 22 Jan,2019
Chip Caray
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Harry Christopher "Chip" Caray III
  • Birth Place United States
  • Famous Name Chip Caray
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Father Skip Caray
  • Mother Lila Haberberger
  • Net Worth $1.5 million
  • Salary $100,000
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Working For Fox Sports
  • University attended University of Georgia
  • School attended Parkway West High School
  • Married to Susan Caray in 1996
  • Children Three sons Christopher, Stefan, Tristan, and a daughter Summerlyn

Harry Christopher "Chip" Caray III, popularly known as Chip Caray, is currently working for Fox Sports South as a sports broadcaster. Besides, he also worked as a host of the Atlanta Braves Radio Network and also as a play-by-play broadcaster for Chicago Cubs.

Caray earns around $100,000, annually with a net worth of over $1.5 million. Chip is currently married to his longtime girlfriend Susan Caray in 1996 and has three sons Christopher, Stefan, Tristan, and a daughter Summerlyn living with him.

Net Worth-$1.5 million

The American sportscaster/anchor Chip Caray has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million as of 2019 and receives an annual salary of $100,000 from his successful reporting career with Fox Sports South. 

Well, in June 2018, PayScale.com reported that the average salary for a sports announcer, including baseball, was $55,000 per year. The salaries of sports announcer ranged from $30,144 to $181,825 and the average salary was $75,000.

In addition, he has worked with the various networks to collect net worth and earn a substantial salary from his career.

Chip's Florida mansion worth $3.5 million SOURCE: realtor.com

With the earnings, Caray bought a mansion on Lake Maitland but listed it for sale in 2015. The six bedrooms, six-and-one-half-baths, three-car garage, 7,000 square feet property was put on the market for $2.9 million.

 

 

Chip is one of the broadcasting industry's most popular names. He was able to draw the attention of people with a charming personality to her shows.  

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Wife-Suan Eyerly Caray

Chip Caray is a married man. He tied the knot with his girlfriend Suan Eyerly Caray in 1996, April 6. The couple was in an affair for a very long time before getting married.

The couple is blessed with four children including a daughter Summerlyn Caray and three sons Christopher, Stefan, Tristan.

Chip's wife Susan SOURCE: Twitter

The couple is living a happy married life since there are no rumors regarding their separation or divorce. Moreover, Chip is a career-focused man despite his age.

Currently, Chip is living with his wife and children in Saint Augustine, Florida.

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Early Life

Chip Caray was born on February 27, 1965, in the United States to Skip Caray and Lila Haberberger. He holds an American nationality and belongs to the White ethnic group.

He spent his childhood along with his siblings Josh Caray, Cindy Hines, and Shayelyn Woodbery. Broadcasting is Chip's family profession since his grandfather Harry Caray, father and his brothers are also broadcasters.

Education

Caray completed his early education from the Parkway West High School. After that, he attended the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.

Chip completed his Bachelor's in Journalism from the University of Georgia in 1987. During his early time, he served as a Major League Baseball broadcaster on FOX in 1996.

Later he worked alongside his grandfather Harry and became the voice of the Cubs after his grandfather's death in 1998.

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Professional Career

Chip started his career with TBS in 2004 season and worked alongside his father Skip. He worked alongside Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn during the broadcasting of playoff games.

Chip was criticized for having made factual errors in post-season broadcasts. In response to these criticisms, He said, "It wasn't the job that I had when I came here in the first place. It would be like being a pinch-hitter or being a relief pitcher that works once every 10 days. I'm better when I work more."

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He joined the FOX Sports South in 2009 as their play-by-play announcer for all of the 105 Brave games and also basketball games in the regional sports networks.

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