Ernie Johnson, Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, TNT

Ernie Johnson, Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, TNT

Ernie Johnson
Ernie Johnson

Ernie Johnson is a popular American sports journalist currently serving at TNT Sports as a host. She as well works on TBS as the chief television voice of MLB.

Also, Ernie serves for TNT and NBA TV as a host of Inside the NBA. However, he also provides coverage of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament as a contributor for Turner and CBS Sports.

Ernie Johnson Age

Ernie Johnson was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States on August 7, 1956, he is 66 years of age.

Ernie Johnson Height

Johnson stands at a moderate height of 6 ft 1 in ( Approx 1.85m).

Ernie Johnson Family

Ernie was born and brought up in Atlanta, Georgia by his supportive parents named Lois his caring mother, and Ernest Thorwald Johnson Sr. his protective father. His father was born in Atlanta, Georgia on June 16, 1924, and served as a professional baseball player and American television sports color commentator.

In between 1950 and 1959 his father played in Major League Baseball as a right-handed pitcher and for Atlanta Braves was the play-by-play announcer. His mother was born on June 11 and on June 11, 2022, she celebrated her 94th birthday while his father died on August 12, 2011, because of a long illness.

Ernie Johnson Wife

Ernie is happily and contentedly married to his attractive wife named Cheryl Johnson who is a certified professional counselor. Earnie and Cheryl tied the knot on August 21, 1982. They’ve been married for 40 years. The lovely duo is blessed with six kids four adopted and two biological kids named Ashley, Carmen, Allison, and Michael are his adopted kids while Maggie and Eric are his biological children.

Ashley and Allison were both adopted domestically through foster care, Carmen was adopted from Paraguay, while Michael was adopted from Romania and died at the age of 33.

Ernie Johnson Education

Ernie studied at Marist High School and afterward joined the University of Georgia where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism.

Ernie Johnson Salary

Ernie receives an annual salary of $99,489 and this is according to TNT hosts’ salary.

Ernie Johnson’s Net Worth

Ernie has an estimated net worth of $16 million US dollars and his career as a host at TNT is the primary source of his income.

Ernie Johnson Career

He works as the studio host for pre-game and halftime shows for TNT’s coverage of the NBA. He as well serves on NBA as the studio host of the network’s well-known postgame studio show called Inside the NBA, which airs after each NBA doubleheader since 1990. Also, he serves as a presenter at the end of each broadcast of E.J.’s Neat-O Stat of the Night.

In 2012 to 2013 regular season, Anfernee Penny Hardaway and Dennis Scott joined him while Smith and Barkley provided coverage on CBS of March Madness. He as well serves on sister station NBA TV as the host of the show called Tuesday Fan Night together with Webber and Greg Anthony. He also serves as the host of Open Court, an NBA TV basketball panel show.

His broadcasting career began in Athens, Georgia where he was employed to serve as a news and sports director for radio station WAGQ-FM while still schooling at the University. After that, he started serving as a news anchor at WMAZ-TV located in Macon, Georgia for two years that was from 1979 to 1981. Afterward, he went to Spartanburg, South Carolina at WSPA-TV where he served as a news reporter. In 1982 he moved back to Georgia where he was employed to work as a general assignment reporter for WSB-TV.

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