Pat Sajak

Pat Sajak is a former weatherman and talk show host from the United States. He is best known for hosting the American television game show Wheel of Fortune.

Pat Sajak Net worth, Salary

What is the Net worth of Pat Sajak in 2022?

Pat Sajak’s net worth is $70 million as of 2022. He has a net worth of $65 million (2021).

In 2019, his annual salary from the game show Wheel Of Fortune is $15 million, which equates to $52,083 per episode. Vanna White, his co-host, has an annual salary of $10 million.

Wikis of Pat Sajak

Age: 75 years 10 months
Birth Date: October 26, 1946
Horoscope (Sunshine): Scorpio
Full Name: Pat Sajak
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Net Worth: $70 million
Salary: $15 million
Height / How tall : 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
Ethnicity: Polish
Nationality: American
Profession: Television personality
Father’s Name: Leonard Anthony Sajdak
Mother’s Name: Joyce Backal
Education: Columbia College Chicago
Weight: 80 Kg
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Lucky Number: 9
Lucky Stone: Garnet
Lucky Color: Purple
Best Match for Marriage: Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces

Pat Sajak Age, Birthday, Parents, siblings, Nationality

What is Pat Sajak Age?

Pat was born on October 26, 1946, in Chicago, Illinois, to parents Leonard Anthony Sajdak, father, and Joyce Backal (Helen), mother.

Pat’s father, Leonard, worked in a factory but died when Pat was a child. There is no information about his siblings. His mother remarried Walter Backal after his father died. His grandparents were from Poland.

He is of American nationality and Polish descent. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.


In terms of education, he first attended Farragut Career Academy. He then went to Columbia College Chicago.

Pat Sajak Height, Weight, Body size

What is Pat Sajak Height?

When it comes to Pat Sajak’s body measurements, he stands at 5 feet 10 inches tall. In addition, he weighs 80 kg. Pat’s hair is light brown, and his eyes are blue.

Pat Sajak Wife, Daughter

What is the relationship of Pat Sajak?

Pat Sajak married photographer Lesly Brown. After dating since 1988, they married on December 31, 1989. Patrick Michael James Sajak and Maggie Marie Sajak are the couple’s two children. Maggie is a country music artist.

He was previously married to Sherrill Sajak. He married Sherrill Sajak in 1979 after meeting her in 1978. They had a brief marriage, filing for divorce in 1986 after 7 years together.

Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

Pat Sajak had emergency surgery in 2019 due to a blocked intestine. The operation was a success.

Professional Life and Career

In the early 1970s, he worked as a DJ, and as his popularity grew, he was offered a voiceover job on NBC’s ‘Today Show,’ which quickly turned into anchoring.

In the late 1970s, ‘KNBC-TV’ was looking for a weatherman and came across him. They offered him the position, which he gladly accepted.

Later, he continued with prime time but dropped the daytime version. His earthy demeanor and quick wit won over the audience. He played a newscaster in the 1982 comedy film ‘Airplane II: The Sequel.’

Pat Sajak has also been a guest writer for, which covers social and political issues.

He has also served on the board of directors of the ‘Claremont Institute.’ He became an investor in the ‘Golden Baseball League’ in 2005.

Achievements and Awards

In terms of lifetime accomplishments and awards, he has received Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Game Show Host for Wheel of Fortune (1983). Similarly, he received the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Game Show Host.

Social Media

Pat Sajak has 251K Twitter followers. He, on the other hand, is not active on Facebook or Instagram.

Some FAQ’s

What is Pat Sajak’s annual salary?

Pat Sajak’s annual salary as the host of Wheel of Fortune is $14 million as of this writing. Vanna White’s annual salary is $10 million. Wheel of Fortune tapes six shows per day, four days per month.

What disease does Pat Sajak have?

The NBC game show announced the news on Facebook, saying Sajak had “successful emergency surgery to correct a blocked intestine.” “He is resting comfortably and eager to get back to work.” Pat, please get well soon! Nexstar Media Inc. 2022 Copyright

Who is Pat Sajak wife?

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