Billy Bush is an American radio and television host who is one of the members of Bush Family. Bush is famous for hosting The Billy Bush Show, a nationally syndicated talk and music radio show that aired from 2008 and 2014. Keep reading to know more about Billy Bush’s net worth in 2018.
He was born as William Hall Bush on October 13, 1971, in New York City, New York, U.S. Billy Bush attended the middle school in St. Bernard’s School in Manhattan and high school at St. Georges’s School in Middletown, RhodeIsland. He graduated from Government Colby College in 1994 with his Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies. In April 1988 he married Sydney Davis, and the couple is blessed with three daughters, but their relationship came to an end by September 2017.
Billy Bush started his career as a radio host in one of the afternoon drive show WLKZ-FM in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire and he moved later to Washington, D.C where he hosted the midday show on WARW-FM. His television work started in the year 2003 when he became a correspondent for WNBC-TV’s Today in New York morning show. He also joined a daily entertainment news magazine known as Access Hollywood in December 2001 and was promoted as a co-anchor in June 2004.
Working at Access Hollywood, he got opportunities to present high-profile red carpet events and gained more of fame and recognition. He also been a reporter for NBC at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens and was the host for 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino as well as the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Again he returned to radio performing nightly talk radio shows. It is remarkable to note that he co-hosted the Miss Universe Pageant four times.
Awards & Achievements
Billy Bush’s achievements are greater. Being a radio personality, he started hosting many high- profile events such as the Annual Golden Globe Awards Announcement press conference which was held on January 13, 2008. He co-hosted Miss USA pageant four times, Miss Universe Pageant four times. Bush was named one of Esquire magazine’s “10 Men” in July 2005.”He’s a furious, inventive interviewer, unafraid of playing the fool in exchange for a true reaction”, opined the writer of the accompanying magazine profile.
Net worth of Billy Bush
The estimated net worth of Billy Bush is $10 million which was collectively earned through his radio shows and television shows as host. It is stupendous to know that his annual salary is $3 million. He is best reckoned for hosting popular programs such as Access Hollywood, The Billy Bush Show and Today. His show, ‘The Billy Bush Show’ was a nationally syndicated show that aired from 2008 to 2014 after which he gained reputation and given with so much of opportunities for other big shows with great salary margin.
Billy Bush’s grit is overwhelming compared to any other radio hosts who took an early entry into the television industry as a host with his talent and extraordinary attitude and passion towards his work. This gave him the right opportunity to co-host high- profile events gaining an overwhelming response from his fans those who were fantasied by Bush’s performance on air.