Bruce Buffer is the Veteran Voice of the Octagon. He is the official ring announcer for the UFC – Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is also an Entrepreneur and has hosted several television shows. As an official announcer he earns whooping $100,000 per event from UFC.
Bruce is an American and was born on May 21, 1957 to Joe and Connie buffer in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He has a half-brother and his name is Michael Buffer who is also an announcer like him. Bruce’s catch phrase in the ring is “Its Time!”.
He learnt martial arts at the age of thirteen. He studied Judo and achieved green belt in it. At the age of 15 he got 2 friends who learnt martial arts from Chuck Norris and they helped him learn Tang Soo Do in which he attained second degree black belt. He soon started learning kick boxing and started practicing at the age of 20. Soon at the age of 32 he was forced to give up the kick boxing due to concussions.
Other than being an announcer he was also world rated poker player. He played on various professional circuits. His appearance was on ESPN’s World Series of Poker Main event playing with world champion Chris Money maker.
Additional Bruce appeared in various television series namely the Friends on season 3 episode 24. The episode was named “The One with the Ultimate Fighting Champion”. He also appeared in HBO series Entourage and also in the move Hot Tub Time Machine 2.
Bruce and Michael are best known for their voices as announcer. Although they are half-brothers they share a very good relationship with each other and also run a company based on this relationship.
Bruce Buffer Net Worth And Salary
Bruce along his career has been part of UFC, Television and also the movies. He is also having his own podcast. He was also the CEO of the company The Buffer Partnership that he opened with his half-brother Michael Buffer.
Along this career he is known to have amassed a wealth of $10 million. As a salary Bruce gets paid around $100 thousand for each event he does as an announcer. He has earned most of his net worth from the ring announcer profession. He also earns $50,000 per fight.
He also earns from the sponsored posts and endorsements on social media platform like Instagrams, Facebook and so on.
Bruce Buffer Is Married To Wife
Annie is Bruce’s wife and they have a successful marriage. There has been very little information on their married life and before their marriage. We will soon get some information to feed your hungry brain.