The Rich Celebrity: Scott Van Pelt has Huge Salary and Net Worth, Get Full info Here!

by Jon Snow Wed Dec,2017
The Rich Celebrity: Scott Van Pelt has Huge Salary and Net Worth, Get Full info Here!

Scott Van Pelt is an American sportscaster and sports talk show host. The 51-year-old host, who co-anchored the 11 p.m. edition of SportsCenter on ESPN,  is married to his wife, Stephanie. With his professional career, he endures a huge amount of net worth.


So, how much is his net-worth? What's is his annual salary? Let's know all about Pelt's net worth and salary in details in this section.

Scott Van Pelt's Net Worth

Pelt, who serves as the presenter of midnight-edition of SportsCenter, is reported to be one of the richest celebrities in ESPN. Currently, he has accumulated a net worth of $16 million.

Pelt started his career in sportscasting at WTTG-TV for Fox in 1990 and after 5 years service, he moved to Golf Channel, where he worked till 2000. Soon after that, he worked for ESPN after joining in 2001 with his annual salary of $1.5 million and recently in November 2017, with his contract extension with ESPN, he owns a huge salary of $4 million as reported.


Sports talk show host, Scott Van Pelt

Source: USA Today

The contract with extension through 2021, besides defining Pelt with his longest tenure in ESPN, has also declared that John Skipper will remain as president till the end of the contract. John's annual salary reportedly is $5 million.

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Scott Van Pelt's House

Scott, blessed with economic benefits, is also blessed with a happy family including his son, Sam Van Pelt and daughter, Lila Catherine with his wife, Stephaine. However, the current location of his home and its worth is undisclosed.

But, back in March 2014, he put his West Hartford, Connecticut mansion on sale. The 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 3,500 sq. ft. brick colonial-style property on a nice one-acre, was bought by Pelt in 2005 for $691,000.

The house which went through three price changes during listing eventually was sold for $695,000. 

Scott Van Pelt's Philanthropy

Scott's got his hand in the philanthropy works too. He is famous for his inspirational video talking about the fight against cancer, supporting Pittsburgh running back James Conner.

In April 2017, he gave his word of helping out his alma mater in a major way. A student asked the ESPN anchor that they need $1,255 donation to fulfill their goal for the University of Maryland student-run sports radio station and the answer was a big yes as per the tweet of Jake Russell.

Pelt also grew up in Maryland which has made his affection for his school and its sports teams. As reported, he is giving all he can, to help future journalists get the opportunities.

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