The American NBA analyst for ESPN, Doris Burke's net worth is estimated to be $4 million. She has amassed this fortune from her career as a sportscaster for ESPN. Currently, she enjoys a grand salary of $1 million for her impressive dedication and performance as a sports reporter for ESPN.
Born on 24 November 1965 in West Islip, New York, USA, Doris Burke is the eldest of her 7 other siblings. Burke was the first female commentator to call a New York Knicks game on TV and radio. Furthermore, she was really enthusiastic about basketball and played college basketball, finishing her career as the school's leader in assists. She has two children, Matthew Burke and Sarah Burke.
Net Worth and Sources of Income
As stated above, the American sportscaster, Doris Burke's net worth is estimated to be $4 million. Her primary source of income is her career as a news reporter and commentator. With over three decades of experience in Sportscasting, Burke has a salary of $1 million. Besides, she signed a multi-year contract extension with the company in June which means she isn't halting her career anytime soon.
For all we know, Doris Burke isn't a newbie to sportscasting. Burke began her career in 1990 as an analyst for women's games on the radio. Then, in 2000, Doris became the first woman to be a commentator for the New York Knicks game on radio and TV. She has served as a sideline reporter for the NBA Finals for ABC Sports since 2009. In 2017, Doris Burke finally became a regular NBA game analyst for ESPN, also taking the title of the first woman at the national level to be assigned a full regular-season role.
Considering her countless impressive feats in her career as a sports reporter and analyst, its no wonder Doris has such gigantic net worth and we are sure her wholehearted commitment to her job is certain to bring her more fortunate and fame.
Talking about her life, Doris married Gregg Burke in 1989, however, they subsequently divorced. Nevertheless, the pair had two kids and now Doris is a single mother of two adorable kids, Matthew and Sarah Burke. Not much is known about them, however, we are certain that they are living happily.
She once came in an awkward turn of event when the American singer and rapper, Drake Graham publicly expressed his feelings for Doris and revealed that he had a huge crush on her. However, things didn't further along and the rapper is not her boyfriend.
As of now, Doris hasn't revealed the details of her personal life. Looking at her Twitter, it looks like she is more focused towards her career and given her talent and persistence to her career, we are sure that her income is going to pile up alongside her fame.