Mike Emrick Net Worth

Mike Emrick Net Worth 2024: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Mike Emrick net worth is
$2 Million

Mike Emrick Wiki Biography

Michael “Doc” Emrick was born on 1 August 1946, in La Fontaine, Indiana USA, and is a commentator and sportscaster, best known for his television work, specifically on ice hockey. He is the head announcer for NHL national telecasts for NBC Sports and NBC, but all of his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Mike Emrick? As of mid-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $2 million, mostly earned through a successful career in the media. He’s won numerous awards including the NHL Lester Patrick Award, making him one of only five to have received it for media work. All of his achievements have ensured the position of his wealth.

Mike Emrick Net Worth $2 million

Mike attended Manchester University, and graduated with a degree in speech in 1968. The following year he got his MA in radio/television from Miami University, then started teaching at Geneva College which he did for three years, and he also got his first experience of NHL coverage. A few more years into his career, he completed his Ph.D. in Communications from Bowling Green State University, hence the nickname ‘Doc’.

In 1973, Emrick became a professional sportscaster when he was hired to work for WHLS doing play-by-play, and also worked for the IHL team i public relations. He broadcast for the AHL Maine Mariners for three seasons before serving as the voice of the Devils in the 1982 NHL season, staying with the Devils for four years. Afterwards, he started working with the Philadelphia Flyers, broadcasting on both radio and television, and staying with the team until 1993,working with Bill Clement . He then returned to the Devils and continued to be their voice until 2011, including commentating on the team’s 1995 Stanley Cup victory.

While working for specific teams, he also started doing play-by-play for NBC, CBS, ABC, ESPN, TNT and many more. He also did announcing work for “The NHL on ESPN” and “NHL on Fox”, covering the XVI Squaw Valley Winter Olympic Games, and after the NHL broadcast rights were given to ABC, he then worked for them from 2000 to 2004,. He also worked as the announcer for. In 2005, he became the announcer for “NHL on Versus” and “NHL on NBC”. Mike also did coverage of the Summer Olympic Games, calling water polo. While at CBS, he called NCAA basketball tournament games as well as NFL games. In 2011, he then left the New Jersey Devils to exclusively work for NBC Sports.

For his work, Emrick has won numerous awards, including a CableACE Award for best play-by-play announcer. In 2004, he won the Lester Patrick Trophy for his outstanding service to the sport. Four years later, he was given the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award for his contributions to broadcasting. He also became the first hockey announcer to win a national Sports Emmy Award, for his work on “NHL on NBC”. In 2014, he won the NSSA Sportscaster of the Year Award.

For his personal life, it is known that Mike is married to Joyce, and they reside in St. Clair, Michigan. He is a cancer survivor and is also an avid Pittsburgh Pirates fan. He also founded the NHL Pronunciation Guide, which helps broadcasters with hockey’s most difficult names.

Full NameMike Emrick
Net Worth$2 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 1, 1946
Place Of BirthLa Fontaine, Indiana, United States
ProfessionSports commentator, Announcer
EducationManchester University, Bowling Green State University, Miami University
ParentsChuck Emrick, Florence Emrick
AwardsSports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
TV ShowsNHL on ABC, NHL on NBC Since , Wednesday Night Rivalry Since, NHL Game of the Week Since
1Started broadcasting National Hockey League games in 1982.


They Play on a Frozen Floor1983TV Movie producer


2016 Stanley Cup Finals2016TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel2015TV SeriesHimself - NHL Announcer (segment "Magic Mike")
2015 Stanley Cup Finals2015TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
NHL on NBC2015TV SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Commentator
NHL 152014Video GameHimself
2014 NHL Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - presenter
2014 Stanley Cup Finals2014TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
2012 Stanley Cup Finals2012TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Announcer
2011 Stanley Cup Finals2011TV Mini-SeriesHimself - NBC & Versus Announcer
The 2010 Stanley Cup Finals2010TV Mini-SeriesHimself (2010)
Vancouver 2010: XXI Olympic Winter Games2010TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Ice Hockey Announcer (2010)
2007 Stanley Cup Finals2007TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Play-by-Play Announcer
1995 Stanley Cup Finals1995TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Announcer
The 1992 Stanley Cup Finals1992TV SeriesHimself - Host
SportsChannel: New Jersey Devils Hockey1988TV SeriesHimself - Announcer
They Play on a Frozen Floor1983TV MovieHimself - Narrator
NHL on ESPN1980TV SeriesHimself - Announcer

Won Awards

2015EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2014EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2011EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play

Nominated Awards

2013EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2012EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2010EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2009EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2008EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2001EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
2000EmmySports Emmy AwardsOutstanding Sports Personality - Play-By-Play
1995CableACECableACE AwardsSports Play-By-Play AnnouncerSportsChannel: New Jersey Devils Hockey (1988)
1984ACECableACE AwardsAbout Sports SpecialThey Play on a Frozen Floor (1983)

Known for movies

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