John Walsh Net Worth

John Walsh Net Worth : $10 Million


An American Criminal Investigator and TV Personality



Source of Wealth


Years of Experience


Date of Birth

December 26, 1945


Graduated from the University at Buffalo

Marital Status



4 (one of his sons, Adam, was murdered in 1981)

John Walsh’s Income & Total Net Worth

John Walsh is a popular television personality. He has a net worth of $20 million. Most of his net worth has been earned by his television show, ‘America’s Most Wanted’, and by being a criminal investigator, and human and victim rights advocate. He has provided a great help in putting more than a thousand worst criminals of the nation behind the bars.

Properties: Private Fortune

He lives with his family in a beautiful house in Thousand Oaks, California, US.

John Walsh’s Career

Walsh started his career as a marketing executive in Florida. But, after his son’s murder, Walsh and his wife founded a non-profit organization, ‘Adam Walsh Child Resource Center, which is committed to legislative transformation.

TV Career

In 1988, John launched a reality show, named ‘America’s Most Wanted’. In Fox’s history, it was the longest-running crime reality show. He hosted his own talk show, called ‘The John Walsh Show’. Besides this, he also appeared in ‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’ as a special guest.


He wrote several books, some of them are:

  • Tears of Rage: From Grieving Father to Crusader for Justice: The Untold Story of the Adam Walsh Case
  • No Mercy
  • Public Enemies
  • Wrongfully Accused

Awards and Honours

He was honoured by Operation Kids’ Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008. He was named as the ‘U.S. Marshal’s Man of the Year’, in 1988. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) gave him the same honour, two years later.