Jim Phillip Rome is a common name for every athlete. People and fans both recognize him on his behalf as the host for the affiliated radio talk program on the CBS. Additionally, Jim Rome is the host of ‘The Jim Rome show.’
Let’s talk about his net worth, career, married life and wife, Janet before you resume everything in his wiki-bio.
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|Full Name||James Phillip Rome|
|Date of Birth||October 14th, 1964|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California|
|Profession||Radio Talk show host|
|Net worth||$75 million|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
Jim Rome is one of America’s prolific sports broadcasters whose syndicated radio show is widely aired on over 200 radio stations across the United States and Canada. Jim Rome knows his craft, and this has earned him top ratings in the United States.
The father of two was born as James Phillip Rome on October 14th, 1964 in Los Angeles, California. He is currently 54 years of age with his astrological star sign as Libra and stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches. Phillip grew up in California and attended the Calabasas High School before enrolling at the University of California where his career began.
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Jim Rome is at the peak of his career with a net amount of $75 million. As Talkers Magazine classifies him as one of the Top 100 most influential people, you can bet on his services and your salaries are not cheap.
The eight-figure salary for the radio station is 15 million dollars. Besides the Jim Rome Show on CBS, he also hosts other ESPN and TSN2 shows on CBS.
Investment is also an eye for Rome. He took a hobby and made it a full-time business that contributes to his net worth. The radio host owned 14 thoroughbred horses and was called Misdirection, the most successful mare that won over $1.7 million. He also featured in movies, television shows and even music videos, which had a significant role in his life.
As of 2019, Jim Rome net worth is estimated to be $75 million.
Jim Rome was born on October 14, in 1964 in Tarzana, California, to Jay Rome’s dad and Jan Rome’s mom.
Jim, James Philip Rome, was awarded his full title at Calabasas High School and completed his degree in Communications in 1982, before going to University of California, in Santa Barbara.
He was said to be reluctant to attend school, as he preferred his time in the studio on the radio station. He was Sports Director at the radio station, and also at KTMS in Santa Barbara, where he began his radio career at its college-held radio station KCSB-FM.
His radio program, called The Jungle, began at XTRA and was named The Jim Rome Show. The show was a success and had an enormous success that led to its union in 1996.
Rome’s mic journey began early in the days of his college, at the University of California, in Santa Barbara, At the same time, he started his career on campus radio KCSB-FM, pursuing a Communication Degree.
The Jim Rome Show or The Jungle, which unified in 1996, was part of his line-UP. Jim Rome is Burning, and then he went to KTMS, XTR A 6900 Sports and finally got to work with ESPN. For some years, it was also broadcast on Canadian television, TSN2, when he joined CBS.
In 1996, Jim Rome made his film debut with the NBA legend Michael Jordan featured in the animated Sports Comedy Space Jam.
Jim Rome married on 19 July 1997 with Janet Nauman, an XTRA employee, where Rome was working seven years ago in Napa Valley.
The couple spent about two years before their marriage.
In August 1997 he and his wife went to Europe for a two-week honeymoon.
Till date, both Rome couples seem to be happy, and there are no rumors on the internet about the couple’s divorce. The two sons of the loving pair are Jake Rome and Janet Rome Rome.
Jim Rome weights approximately 65 kg (143 lb) and has tall stature of 5 feet 9 inches.
His body is built on a slim side, his beard which he’s been grooming for years is one of his distinctive characteristics. There is no information on Jim shoe size and dress size.
Jim Rome fans can easily connect with him on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He is quite dynamic on social media.