Quick Facts About Al Roker
|Name||Albert Lincoln Roker|
|Birth Name||Albert Lincoln Roker Jr.|
|Celebrated Name||Al Roker|
|Date of Birth||August 20, 1954|
|Age||62 Years Old|
|Place Of Birth||Queens, New York, United States|
Al Roker Net Worth
Albert Lincoln Roker, Jr. famously known by his professional name Al Roker is an American television weather presenter, actor and book author. He was born on August 20, 1954 on Queens, New York, Unites States of America. He is best known as the weather anchor on NBC's Today. He started co-hosting his morning show, Wake Up with Al, on The Weather Channel, on Monday, July 20, 2009. He also makes regular appearances occasionally on NBC Nightly News. He started his work as an author writing with Dick Lochte, writing a series of murder mysteries in 2009 that feature Billy Blessing, a celebrity chef turned amateur detective. The second book in the series, The Midnight Show Murders released in 2010, was nominated for a 2011 Nero Award. He graduated from the State University of New York at Oswego with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications in 1976. He holds an expired American Meteorological Society Television Seal. As an actor, he as appeared on several television shows.
Roker first started his career as a weather presenter in the 1974 working for the CBS affiliate WHEN-TV, now WTVH, in Syracuse, New York. In his career spanning four decades, he started from the bottom and gradually paved his way to the top. His hard work and dedication has not only made him famous but also fortunate. He has worked hard to establish himself as one of the well known personality in the field of business and sports. In his lifetime, he accumulated a good sum of money. His net worth has been estimated to be around $30 million, as of the start of 2014. Al undoubtedly receives an exceedingly handsome salary for his good work. His salary was estimated to be $1.5 million as the host of Today. He earns most of his income as a weather presenter and a considerable amount from his books and minor acting roles.