ABC has given a series order to “Celebrity Wheel of Fortune,” which will add a new version of the long-running series to the Alphabet net’s ever-growing gamer roster. Also making the move to primetime will be “Wheel of Fortune’s” long-running stars, Pat Sajak and Vanna White.
Will Pat Sajak retire?
Pat Sajak’s Ready To Retire
While Sajak has had some “embarrassing blunders” recently, his contract runs until 2022. There’s no sign that he’s going to leave sooner just because of some cringiness. A Sajak retirement has been a popular story for years, but it’s yet to come to pass.
How much does Pat Sajak make per episode?
Sajak is known to film several episodes of the show per work day, sometimes up to six shows a day, which means the host is earning about $52,000 per episode of Wheel of Fortune — certainly far from anything to scoff at.
Is Wheel of Fortune on ABC or NBC?
The syndicated series’ 38th season premiered on September 14, 2020, and Sajak became the longest-running host of any game show, surpassing Bob Barker, who hosted The Price Is Right from 1972 to 2007.
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How much does Pat Sajak make on Wheel of Fortune?
As of 2020, Pat Sajak was paid a salary of $15 million to still host “Wheel of Fortune” with Vanna White beside him as his co-host, but that’s not been his only income in the 2000s, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
How Much Does Alex Trebek make?
Alex’s current contract is $10 million per year. If we break this down, Jeopardy films 10 shows every other week for 23 weeks. This schedule turns out 230 shows a year, so if we do the math, that comes out to about $43,000 per episode.