Richard Hammond net worth: English presenter, writer, and journalist, Richard Mark Hammond has a net worth of $25 million.
Richard Mark Hammond is a popular English journalist, presenter as well as a writer who is best known for co-hosting a majorly famous television show “Top Gear” from 2002 to 2015. A motoring enthusiast, Richard has been active in his field since 1998. Currently, Richard is associated with “The Daily Mirror” as well as “Amazon”.
Born on 19, December 1969 in Solihull, West Midlands, Richard Hammond graduated from Ripon Grammar School. Keen towards journalism, Richard started working for different radio stations after graduating from Harrogate College of Art and Technology. His experiences in radio journalism include BBC radio stations. Richard went on to pick his career in television journalism as he became a co-host in famous motoring show “Top Gear” in 2002. Starting 2002, he became a major part of the show till 2015. The show not only provided him with fame and fan followings, it also helped him extensively to raise his net worth by millions.
Meanwhile, Richard also appeared in many other television shows such as “Brainiac: Science Abuse”, “Sky 1”, “Crufts”, “Commanders” and more. Apart from television, Richard has made his prominence as a writer as well. He has written Children’s books, car related books as well as biographies. Given his passion for vehicles, Richard has also been seen in commercials and related television advertisements. Because of all these projects, Richard Hammond now leads his life as a multi-millionaire.
Apart from his monetizing career, Hammond is also involved in many philanthropic activities. He serves as the vice-president of UK’s charity the Children’s Trust which works for the ease of children with brain injury. As for his personal life, Richard has been married to Amanda Etheridge since 2002. The couple lives in a castle in Herefordshire and in an apartment in London with their two daughters.
A motor enthusiast, Richard Hammond obviously collects a number of vehicles. His collection includes a Harley Davidson, Jaguar E Type, Land Rover, Morgan Aeromax, Opel Kadett and many more. All these assets should not seem too extravagant as Richard currently has a net worth of $25 million.
Quick Facts about Richard Hammond
Full Name: Richard Mark Hammond
Profession: Journalist, writer, presenter
Height: 5ft 7 in
Ethnicity: English, Caucasian
Date of Birth: December 19, 1969
Place of Birth: Olihull, Warwickshire, England
Education: Harrogate College of Art and Technology
Marital status: Married to Mindy Hammond
Astrological sign: Capricorn