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Stephen A. Smith Net Worth: Biography & Wiki in 2017

How rich is Stephen Anthony Smith?

Stephen Anthony Smith net worth is
$15 Million

Stephen Anthony Smith's salary (annual):
$3.5 Million

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Stephen A. Smith Biography & Wiki 2017

Stephen Abe Smith, also known as Screaming A. Smith or Stephen A. Smith, is a famous American basketball player, host of many talk shows, journalist, presenter and sports commentator who has an estimated net worth as high as $15 million. His net worth Stephen A. Smith accumulated through sports journalism on TV and radio. Nowadays it is known that his salary is $2 million per year, so he is considered to be one of the most successful journalists. Today Smith usually appears in radio shows “The Stephen A. Smith Show” and “Ryan Ruocco Show” – these two are regularly aired on ESPN Radio frequency, New York FM.

Stephen A. Smith Net Worth $15 Million

Stephen Anthony Smith was born on October 14, 1967, in New York, United States. He grew up in a family with four older sisters and a younger brother, who died in a car accident in 1992. As a teenager Smith graduated from Thomas Edison High School and later attended the Fashion Institute of Technology. In college years Stephen was also a basketball player and later associated his future with sports too.

Screaming Smith started his amazing career in the early years as a radio and TV sports journalist and got his first job in 1993. Then Stephen Abe Smith could call himself a successful man as he was hired by one of the best known newspapers in New York City – “The Daily News”, and this increased Screaming Smith’s net worth considerably. One year after Stephen started to write for another famous massive print paper titled “The Philadelphia Inquirer” and then he became the head sport columnist there. Of course, this was a perfect investment in Smith’s net worth.

Stephen A. Smith started his career on television in 1999 and by 2005 he was hosting a daily show on ESPN entitled “Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith”. The show was soon cancelled due to different comments made by Smith about VPN voting, which were considered as racist and discriminating.

Stephen Smith raised his net worth even more when he was chosen to be a commentator at the famous pop star Michael Jackson’s funeral service.  about that time Smith was appearing as a guest on many shows, such as The Dylan Ratigan Show, The Ed Show and Morning Joe.

Not many people know about this, but Stephen Abe Smith is also an occasional actor who made his debut in 2007 on the ABC medical drama “General Hospital”, which was created by Frank and Doris Hursley. This show later became listed in Guinness World Records as the longest-running soap opera in production. Later in the same year Smith’s net worth increased even more with his appearance in a romantic comedy-drama film called “I Think I Love My Wife” directed by Chris Rock. So now you know how rich is Stephen A. Smith and how he earnt this amount of money when making his way from being a simple sports journalist to the head commentator on one of the most influential newspapers in United States, one of the best radio show hosts.

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Stephen Anthony Smith Quick Facts

Birth date: October 14, 1967
Birth place: New York City, New York, United States
Height:6 ft (1.85 m)
Profession:Sports television personality, sports radio host, sports journalist, actor
Education:Winston-Salem State University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Fashion Institute of Technology, Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte, Thomas Edison High School, Queens
Parents:Janet Smith
Nominations:Canadian Screen Award for Best Feature Length Documentary, Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA)
Movies:"I Think I Love My Wife" (2007), "General Hospital" (2007)
TV shows:"The Stephen A. Smith Show", "Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith" (1999-2005), "Ryan Ruocco Show", "The Dylan Ratigan Show", "The Ed Show", "Morning Joe", "The Dan Patrick Show", Fox Sports Radio

Stephen Anthony Smith Interesting Facts

1Originally from Hollis, Queens.
2ESPN radio host.
3He has been a beat writer covering the Philadelphia 76ers, Temple University basketball and football, and college sports for the Philadelphia Inquirer. Smith is also a frequent commentator on local radio programs, and is a guest speaker at high schools in the Philadelphia area and colleges across the country.Now a general columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer, he most recently wrote columns on the NBA and pro basketball.

Stephen Anthony Smith Trademarks

1Bombastic, argumentative expressions and commentaries

Stephen Anthony Smith Filmography



I Think I Love My Wife2007Allan



How to Be a Man2013set medic



Mike & Mike2011-2015TV SeriesHimself - ESPN New York 98.7 FM / Himself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - ESPN First Take / ...
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Lifestyle Magazine2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Politics Nation with Al Sharpton2014TV SeriesHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
ESPN First Take2007-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Panelist
Four Courses with J.B. Smoove2013TV SeriesHimself
Hardball with Chris Matthews2004-2013TV SeriesHimself
ESPN Friday Night Fights2012TV SeriesHimself
Laugh at My Pain2011DocumentaryHimself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Rome Is Burning2008-2011TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Alone with Rome / Himself - ESPN NBA Analyst & Columnist
Hannity2009-2010TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Panelist
The View2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest Co-Host
The Brian McKnight Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Spike TV VGA Video Game Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Kobe Doin' Work2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
D.L. Hughley Breaks the News2009TV SeriesHimself
Baisden After Dark2008TV SeriesHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2005-2007TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself
Bring That Year Back 2006: Laugh Now, Cry Later2006TV MovieHimself
Against All Odds2006DocumentaryHimself
2 Live Stews2006TV SeriesHimself
Real Time with Bill Maher2006TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2005TV SeriesHimself
Sharp Talk2005TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005TV SeriesHimself
Dream Job2004TV SeriesHimself - Judge (Seasons 2, Season 3)
ESPN SportsCentury2003-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
NBA Shootaround2002TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

Mike & Mike2013-2015TV SeriesHimself - ESPN New York 98.7 FM / Himself - ESPN First Take / Himself - ESPN / ...
Kobe Bryant's Muse2015TV Special documentaryHimself
Media Buzz2014TV SeriesHimself - ESPN Commentator
Rome Is Burning2008TV SeriesHimself

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