Bob Harper Net Worth

May 8, 2023
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Robert “Bob” Harper was born on the 18th August 1965, in Nashville, Tennessee USA, and is a personal trainer, probably best known for his appearance as a trainer in the TV series “The Biggest Loser”. He is also recognized as an author, who has published three books. His professional career has been active since the 1990s.

Have you ever wondered how rich Bob Harper is, as of early 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total size of Bob’s net worth is currently as high as $4 million, which has been accumulated through his successful careers as a professional personal trainer, as well as an author of several books.


Bob Harper Net Worth $4 Million


Bob Harper spent his childhood in Nashville, where he finished his high school, after which he moved to Clarksville to attend Austin Peay State University. According to sources, he didn’t graduate from college as he quit to start work as a personal trainer.

Bob`s career really began in the 1990s, working as a fitness trainer for such celebrities as Jennifer Jason Leigh, among others, which certainly increased his net worth, and popularity as well. However, his life changed in 2004, when he was selected as one of the trainers for the reality TV series “The Biggest Loser”. The show has now been on air for 12 years, and since its inception, Bob has been its constant member, which has certainly increased his net worth by a large margin.Most recently, he became the host of the show, succeeding Alison Sweeney. Undoubtedly, his net worth will become even bigger in the forthcoming years, thanks to his new role in the show.

In 2010, he launched a website mytrainerbob.com, which attracts people with weight problems, and is used as guidance for those people, as Bob advices them how to battle with their problems. This has also increased his net worth, since subscribers are now numbered in the millions. In addition, he has also released his own workout DVD.

Apart from his successful career as a trainer, he has also been recognized as an author, who has published several books, including “Are You Ready!: Take Charge, Lose Weight, Get in Shape, and Change” (2008), which was his first book, his second book was written with the help of Greg Critser, and entitled “The Skinny Rules: The Simple, Nonnegotiable Principles for Getting to Thin” (2012). In 2014, he published his latest book, entitled “Skinny Meals: Everything You Need to Lose Weight-Fast!”, further increasing the overall size of his net worth.

When it comes to speak about his personal life, Bob Harper is often present in the media, as he came out as gay in one of the episodes of the show “The Biggest Loser”, and ever since then has appeared in numerous talk shows. He is also known for being a vegetarian; he became vegetarian after reading the book “Skinny Bitch”, and as a result PETA named him one of the sexiest male vegetarians in 2010. In free time he is dedicated to philanthropy, and he was the national spokesman of Farm Sanctuary’s 2010 Walk for Farm Animals.

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