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
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.
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.