Jim Rome
Jim Rome
Celebrated Name: Jim Rome
Real Name/Full Name: James Phillip Rome
Gender: Male
Age: 59 years old
Birth Date: 14 October 1964
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 65 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Janet Rome (m. 1997)
Children: Yes (Jake Rome, Logan Rome)
Profession: American sports radio talk show host
Net Worth in 2024: $90 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Jim Rome is an American sports radio show host which syndicated by CBS Sports Radio. Rome started broadcasting from the studio of Los Angeles, California, and also becomes the host of the radio show ‘The Jim Rome Show.’ He also appeared as a host in ‘Jim Rome Is Burning,’ which was telecasted in the ESPN in the United States and also for TSN2 in Canada.

After the dispute, he left working with ESPN and started working for CBS network. In his entire career, he worked as a host for several sports programs includes The Last Word for Fox Sports Net, The FX Sports Show for FX, and Talk2 for ESPN2.

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Early Life

James Phillip Rome was born on October 14, 1964, in Tarzana, California. He completed his education at Calabasas High School in the year 1982 and also appeared in the University of California to complete his degree in Communications. Rome married Janet and started living with her in Irvine, which is in California.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 14 October 1964, Jim Rome is 59 years old as of today’s date 25th May 2024. His height is 1.75 m tall, and his weight is 65 kg.


Jim steps toward college radio station to pursue his career in KCSB-FM. He also got the opportunity to be the director of sports in the news station, which was situated in Santa Barbara. Further, he worked in ‘The Jim Rome Show’ and moved to XTRA Sports. In 1998, he also made his first debut album with the title ‘Welcome to the Jungle, ’ which contains different sounds, and the music show also considered it.

In 2003, he took an interview with one of his friends ‘Mark Shapiro’ in the live telecast of the ESPN ration program. Moreover, his friend also comes in support of Rome Is Burning show, which was hosted by him.

In 2006, Jim also noticed that the national radio show in which he was working works only on terrestrial radio rather than satellite radio. Almost 200 stations are connected to it and can be heard in all the places of the United States as well as Canada, which can cover approx. 2.5 million peoples.

In 2005, Rome was offered to work in movies such as The Longest Yard, Two for the Money, and Space Jam. After, he also presented in the music video ‘What’s My Age Again?’ which was telecasted on HBO. Further, he started playing horse racing and revealed that it’s not just a game but also a betting place. He also purchased and also took a partnership of ‘Wing Forward.’

In 2012, he becomes the owner of all the 14 horses while joined the partnership of different partners. The interest that he purchased is about $50,000 and becomes the co-owner of ‘Mare’ with his team members Kevin Nish, Borris Beljak, Danny Gohs, and Bill Strauss.

Awards and Achievements

Rome has achieved numerous achievements in his career. While working on the radio show, he has been ranked 21 for the most listened radio show in the U.S. and also got 29th position for the most influential person of radio talk, which was given by the Talkers Magazine.

Net Worth & Salary of Jim Rome in 2024

Jim Rome Net Worth
Jim Rome Net Worth

Jim Rome is an American radio talk show host who has earned a net worth of more than $90 million as of May 2024. He started earning while hosting the radio shows and further got the opportunity to come in several series and movies. Moreover, he also received the co-ownership of ‘Mare’ and shows his interest in horse racing. He also won the Jungle racing and received the prize money of $150,000.

Rome has been considered as the most potential host of the radio talk. He always talks about his polite nature, and his voice is more attractive and different as compared to other hosts. After, Rome has achieved great fame while working in shows, which makes him more popular and helped him to achieve a great platform in his life.


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