Richest referees of all time

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Jonas Eriksson
  • referee

1. Jonas Eriksson

Net Worth: $13 Million

Jonas Eriksson is a Swedish professional referee and one of the most recognizable, influential figures in football today. Despite his relatively young age (46) he has made a significant impact on the sport since he started officiating in 2006. With an incredible net worth of $13 million, he is also one of the wealthiest referees…
Jim Ross
  • referee

2. Jim Ross

Net Worth: $4 Million

Introducing Jim Ross, the legendary wrestling commentator and referee who is well-known for his iconic calls, witty one-liners and his catchphrase – "Good God almighty! He's broken in half!" Since he joined the WWE in 1993, Ross has been at the center of one of the biggest pro-wrestling organizations. With a net worth of $4…
Mike Carey
  • American Football Official

3. Mike Carey

Net Worth: $3 Million

Meet Mike Carey, one of the most renowned referees in the NFL and a beloved figure in American football. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, he has umpired well over 500 games during his illustrious 25-year career in officiating. His dedication and precision have made him an icon among sports commentators and players alike – not…
Ron MacLean
  • Actor

4. Ron MacLean

Net Worth: $3 Million

Meet Ron MacLean – the sports commentator, referee, and actor whose career has spanned over three decades! Born on April 12, 1960 in Canada, Ron is an iconic figure who has made a name for himself both in the country’s sports industry and beyond. With a net worth of $3 million, he is highly respected…
Herb Dean
  • Actor

5. Herb Dean

Net Worth: $2.5 Million

Meet Herb Dean – the star referee who’s taken the world of combat sports by storm. This enigmatic figure is one of the most recognizable faces in both traditional and UFC-style martial arts, but his story transcends the octagon. With a net worth of $2.5 million, Herb has proven that he’s far more than just…