Ed Marinaro Net Worth

Ed Marinaro Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Edward Francis Marinaro net worth is
$3 Million

Edward Francis Marinaro Wiki Biography

Edward Francis Marinaro was born on the 31st March 1950, in New York City, USA, and is a former professional American Football player, who played as a running back in the NFL for the Minnesota Vikings (1972–1975), New York Jets (1976), and Seattle Seahawks (1977). Marinaro is also an actor, best known for appearing is such TV series as “Hill Street Blues” (1981-1987), “Sisters” (1991-1994), and “Blue Mountain State” (2010-2011). His football career started in 1972 and ended in 1977, while his acting career began in 1978.

Have you ever wondered how rich Ed Marinaro is, as of early 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Marinaro’s net worth is as high as $3 million, an amount earned through his dual successful careers in football and acting.

Ed Marinaro Net Worth $3 Million

Ed Marinaro grew up in New York and New Jersey, where he went to New Milford High School and played high school football for the Knights there. He was quite successful at the college level, playing as a running back at Cornell University and setting 16 NCAA records, including the first to set 4000 rushing yards. Ed almost won the Heisman Award in 1971 but ended as a runner-up behind Pat Sullivan. However, he did win the 1971 Maxwell Award and the UPI College Football Player of the Year. He was a member of Psi Upsilon and of the Sphinx Head Society while at Cornell. In 1991, Marinaro was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

The Minnesota Vikings selected Marinaro as the 50th pick overall in the 1972 NFL Draft, and he spent the next four seasons with them before played in the New York Jets in 1976, and Seattle Seahawks, where he ended his playing career in 1977. During his six seasons in the NFL, Marinaro recorded 1,319 rushing yards and scored six touchdowns, appearing in two losing Super Bowls with the Vikings.

After retiring from professional football, Marinaro became an actor and debuted in James Toback’s “Fingers” (1978) starring Harvey Keitel. From 1980 to 1981, he appeared in 11 episodes of the Golden Globe Award-nominated series “Laverne & Shirley”, and then played Officer Joe Coffey in 104 episodes of the Golden Globe Award-winning “Hill Street Blues” (1981-1986), which increased is net worth by a large margin. By the end of the ‘80s, Ed had played in five episodes of the Golden Globe Award-winning series “Falcon Crest” (1987-1988).

In 1991, Marinaro appeared alongside Kevin Bacon, Linda Fiorentino and John Malkovich in “Queens Logic”, before playing Mitchell Margolis in 75 episodes of the Golden Globe Award-nominated “Sisters” (1991-1994). By the end of the decade, Ed had appeared in numerous television movies, including “A Gift of Love: The Daniel Huffman Story” (1999) with Debbie Reynolds and Elden Henson.

He continued to work in TV movies in the 2000s, such as “Avalanche Alley” (2001), “Jane Doe: Til Death Do Us Part” (2005), and “Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon” (2008), while from 2010 to 2011, Marinaro played football Coach Marty Daniels in 39 episodes of the TV series “Blue Mountain State”. Most recently, Ed has appeared in such movies as “Offer and Compromise” (2016) and “Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland” (2016).

Regarding his personal life, Ed Marinaro married Tracy York in 2001, and has a son with her.

Full NameEd Marinaro
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 31, 1950
Place Of BirthNew York City, New York, U.S.
Height6' 2" (1.88 m)
Weight96 kg
ProfessionAmerican football player, NFL player for the Minnesota Vikings (1972–1975), New York Jets (1976), Seattle Seahawks (1977)
EducationNew Milford High School, New Milford, NJ, Cornell University
SpouseTracy York (m. 2001)
ChildrenEddie Marinaro
AwardsHeisman Trophy (1971), Maxwell Award (1971), NFC Champion (1973, 1974), People's Choice Award for Favorite Network TV Drama
NominationsCollege Football Hall of Fame (1991)
Movies“Avalanche Alley” (2001), “Jane Doe: Til Death Do Us Part” (2005), “Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon” (2008), “Offer and Compromise” (2016), “Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland” (2016)
TV Shows“Hill Street Blues” (1981-1987), “Sisters” (1991-1994), “Blue Mountain State” (2010-2011), “Laverne & Shirley” (1980-1981), “Falcon Crest” (1987-1988)
1Has one son Eddie.
2Prior to acting he played in the National Football League for the Minnesota Vikings (four seasons), New York Jets (one season) and the Seattle Seahawks (one season).
3Compiled a stellar college career at Cornell, where he rushed for an NCAA record 1,881 yards in 1971, was a three-time All-American and became the first player in college football history to gain over 4000 yards in a career (4,715), as well as setting 16 other NCAA records.
4In his three seasons as Cornell's tailback (1969-71) he set an NCAA season record of 1881 yards and a season per-game average of 209.0. His career average of 174.6 is also an NCAA record.
5Runner-up for the 1971 Heisman Trophy Award, losing to Pat Sullivan, a quarterback from Auburn.
6Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1991.
71971 Heisman Trophy finalist
8All-time Ivy Leading Rusher, New Milford High School, Class of 1968, and Cornell University, Class of 1972.
9Former football player turned actor


Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland2015completedCoach Marty Daniels
Mojave Junction2014Short completedMarcus
Offer and Compromisepost-productionCarl
Drop Dead Diva2013TV SeriesPeter Bronson
Blue Mountain State2010-2011TV SeriesCoach Marty Daniels
Days of Our Lives2011TV SeriesLeo
Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon2008TV MovieCoach Gorfida
Fist of the Warrior2007Raymond Miles
Circus Camp2006Carlos Carrera
Urban Legends: Bloody Mary2005VideoBill Owens
Jane Doe: Til Death Do Us Part2005TV MovieVincent Colabella
Monk2003TV SeriesStewart Babcock
8 Simple Rules2003TV SeriesByron
Third Watch2002TV SeriesTommy
Avalanche Alley2001TV MovieRick
Twice in a Lifetime2000TV SeriesMr. Bogart
The Protector1999Gabriel
Odd Man Out1999TV SeriesBill
A Gift of Love: The Daniel Huffman Story1999TV MovieCoach Jack Farkas
Oh, Grow Up1999TV SeriesSal (Hunter's boss)
Catch Me If You Can1998TV MovieCapt. Morris Bernasky
Grace Under Fire1998TV SeriesDan Gabriel
Doomsday Rock1997TV MoviePaul, FBI Agent
Panic in the Skies!1996TV MovieBrett Young
Deadly Web1996TV MovieJones
Champs1996TV SeriesVince Mazzilli
Favorite Deadly Sins1995TV MovieActor playing Frank Musso
Touched by an Angel1994TV SeriesJack
Dream On1994TV SeriesPoliceman
Sisters1991-1994TV SeriesMitch Margolis
Dancing with Danger1994TV MovieDerek Lidor
Passport to Murder1993TV MovieHank McKay
Amy Fisher: My Story1992TV MovieJoey Buttafuoco
Monsters1991TV SeriesMatrin
Queens Logic1991Jack
Midnight Caller1991TV SeriesJoe Holloway
Menu for Murder1990TV MovieDetective Joe Russo
Grand1990TV SeriesEddie Pasetti
Baby Boom1989TV SeriesEric
The Twilight Zone1989TV SeriesDarius Stephens
Dynasty1989TV SeriesCreighton Boyd
The Diamond Trap1988TV MovieDet. Brendan Thomas
Shades of Love: The Emerald Tear1988TV MovieEdward DeCoursey
Falcon Crest1987-1988TV SeriesJohn Remick
Sharing Richard1988TV MovieDr. Richard Bernowski
My Sister Sam1988TV SeriesBilly Rossetti
Dead Aim1987Malcolm 'MACE' Douglas
Private Eye1987TV SeriesNickey the Rose
CBS Schoolbreak Special1987TV SeriesMr. Powell
Tonight's the Night1987TV MovieHayden Fox
Hill Street Blues1981-1986TV SeriesOfficer Joe Coffey
Policewoman Centerfold1983TV MovieNick Velano
Born Beautiful1982TV MovieDoug Trainer
Laverne & Shirley1980-1981TV SeriesSonny St. Jacques / Antonio DeFazio
Eischied1980TV Series
The Gong Show Movie1980Man in Locker Room
Flying High1978TV SeriesAlex


The League2016post-productionHimself
Blue Mountain State: Behind the Scenes Documentary2013Documentary shortHimself
8:Ivy League Football and America2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
The O'Reilly Factor2008TV SeriesHimself / Various Roles (segment "American TV Icon")
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2006TV SeriesHimself
I Love the 80's 3-D2005TV Series documentaryHimself
NBC 75th Anniversary Special2002TV SpecialHimself
The Story of Darrell Royal1999Video documentaryHimself
ESPY Awards1996TV SpecialHimself
Bob Hope's Bag Full of Christmas Memories1993TV SpecialChristmas Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Chuck Woolery Show1991TV SeriesHimself - Guest
One on One with John Tesh1991TV SeriesHimself - Guest
A Conversation with Dinah1989TV SeriesHimself (1989)
The NBC All Star Hour1985TV MovieHimself
The 10th Annual People's Choice Awards1984TV SpecialHimself - Accepting Award for Favourite TV Dramatic Program
Breakaway1984TV SeriesHimself
The 9th Annual People's Choice Awards1983TV SpecialHimself - Accepting Award for Favourite Dramatic Television Program
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1982TV SpecialHimself
The Regis Philbin Show1982TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 8th Annual People's Choice Awards1982TV SpecialHimself - Accepting Award for Favourite Overall New TV Program
Good Morning America1981TV SeriesHimself - Guest
NFL Monday Night Football1972-1976TV SeriesHimself - Minnesota Vikings Running Back / Himself - New York Jets Running Back
The NFL on CBS1972-1975TV SeriesHimself - Minnesota Vikings Fullback
Super Bowl VIII1974TV MovieHimself - Minnesota Vikings Running Back
The NFL on NBC1973TV SeriesHimself - Minnesota Vikings Fullback

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Imps*2009Phil (segment "Worst Fears")
Falcon Crest1988TV SeriesJohn Remick
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