Kurt Angle is known for his career in professional wrestling. He is employed by WWE and acts both as a wrestler and a manager of RAW for them. Let’s find out how much is Kurt Angle’s net worth in 2018.
Kurt Angle Early Life
Kurt was born on December 9, 1968, in Mt Lebanon Township in Pennsylvania to Jackie and David Angle. Angle has four elder brothers and a sister Le’Anne who passed away in 2003.
He attended Clarion University of Pennsylvania and graduated in 1993 with a degree in Education.
His father passed away in an accident when Kurt was 16. His coach, David Schultz, whom he regarded as a paternal figure after his father’s death was murdered in 1996. Kurt’s mother passed away recently in 2015. Angle’s first marriage was to Karen Jarrett in 1998. Together they have two children, Kyra and Kody Angle. He married the actress Giovanna Yannotti in 2012. They have three children together, Giuliana Marie, Sophia Laine and Nikoletta Sky.
Kurt Angle Career, Awards & Achievement
Angle had started off his amateur wrestling career at the tender age of seven. After winning several championships he began to train for the 1996 summer Olympics. After his victory, he turned down an offer from the World Wrestling Federation because of his distaste for professional wrestling.
However, he eventually changes his mind and signed a five-year deal in 1998 with them. He began to wrestle in front of live audiences as well as for the WWA. He also began to wrestle for WWF’s Power Pro Wrestling in Memphis.
He appeared on television in the Survivor Series and used the “Medal” by The Patriots which became the song associated with him for the rest of his career. In 2000-01 Angle became the first wrestler to emerge victorious both in the Olympics as well as the world championship after he defeated The Rock.
Throughout his career Angle has been involved in many orchestrated feuds with the likes of Brock Lesnar and Eddie Guerrero. He was also a part of the SmackDown brand as well as the ECW brand. Kurt signed a deal with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling in 2006-08.
He was part of multiple episodes of Impact! In 2007, he made an appearance on New Japan Pro-Wrestling. In 2012, he debuted in Triplemanía XX. In 2017 he became a part of the WWE Hall of Fame.
Awards & Achievements
Kurt Angle won the Olympic Gold medal in 1996.
Kurt is a six-time WWE Champion with his first win in 2002.
He won the WWE Intercontinental Championship in 2000.
He won the WWE United States Championship in 2001.
Kurt also won the WWE European Championship in 2000.
Angle won the WWE Hardcore Championship in 2001.
He is the 2000 King of the Ring Winner.
Net Worth of Kurt Angle
Kurt Angle has a net worth of $25 million. Angles’ revenue comes from his long and illustrious career as a wrestler. Most of his money is from his contracts and deals with WWF and WWE. His role as the manager of RAW ensures the revenue flow.
Kurt Angle is one of the few professional wrestlers in the world who has held three wrestling championships in WWE. He is a celebrated wrestler whom made the leap from amateur to professional wrestling and has never looked back since. Of course, a career high for him was and always will be to win Olympic Gold for his own country. He has a remarkable number o championships under his belt and has wrestled with and won against some of the biggest names in the WWE.