Gary Cohen Biography
Gary Cohen a native of New York, is an American sportscaster. He is the radio and television play-by-play announcer for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball. He is currently the announcer of Mets telecasts for SportsNet New York and WPIX. Cohen also calls Seton Hall basketball games on WNYM.
Gary Cohen Age
Cohen was born on April 29, 1958, in Queens, New York, United States. He is 63 years old as of 2021.
Gary Cohen Height
Gary stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.7 meters). He is of moderate weight. Further details about his body measurements will be updated soon.
Gary Cohen Family
Cohen was born and raised in Queens, New York. The sportscaster has, however, not disclosed any information about his parents or siblings if he has any. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Gary Cohen Wife
Gary is happily married to his wife Lynn Cohen. It appears the couple has been married for long. However, they have not yet disclosed any information about when they got married. Cohen and his wife Lynn are proud parents of five children.
Gary Cohen Education
Cohen went to Columbia University where he graduated with a degree in political science in 1981. He started his broadcasting career while still in college when he joined WKCR Sports.
Gary Cohen Career | Mets
Gary started his net worth at WKCR Sports. He went on to work as the voice of the minor league Spartanburg Spinners, Pawtucket Red Sox, and Durham Bulls. From 1988 to 1989, Gary called ice hockey and basketball games for Providence College. In 1987, he called football games for Brown University. Cohen became New York Mets’ play-by-play announcer in 1989.
After joining the Mets, he has done work for St. John’s on WFAN, MLB games for ESPN Radio and CBS Radio. He later started broadcasting Seton Hall games and still does today. Cohen was also the backup announcer on New York Rangers radio broadcasts. He called Olympic hockey at the 1992, 1994, and 1998 Winter Olympics.
Cohen became the play-by-play announcer for the new Mets cable television network, SportsNet New York in 2005. Cohen called the first no-hitter in Mets history on June 1, 2012. On September 26, 2015, Gary called the Mets game against the Cincinnati Reds. Mets won the game with a 10–2 and earned their first National League East since 2006.
Gary Cohen Salary
Cohen earns an average salary of $76, 260 per year. It is obvious that he earns such a decent amount since he is of the top-rated sportscasters working as a play-by-play announcer for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball.
Gary Cohen Net Worth
Cohen has an estimated net worth that ranges from $1 million – $5 million. He has been able to make his impressive net worth from his successful career as a sportscaster.