Jimmie Johnson Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Jimmie Kenneth Johnson was born on 17th September 1975, in El Cajon, California USA. He is a racing driver who has won the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship six times. The driver of Hendrick Motorsports team races a Chevrolet SS under the 48th number. Jimmie has been named the Most Influential Athlete in 2011 and 2012, the only racing driver to win this honour. He has been racing in The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing events since 2001 and it is the significant source of Jimmie Johnson’s net worth.

So just how rich is Jimmie Johnson? Sources report that the net worth of Jimmie Johnson is as much as $120 million. It has been estimated that the racing driver earned more than $16.2 million as a salary in 2014 alone, plus receiving over $6.5 million from various endorsement deals.

Jimmie Johnson Net Worth $120 Million

To begin with, dirt biking was Jimmie’s first major interest as a child. Being only four, he began racing on 50 CC bikes, and won his first championship racing 60 CC bikes when just eight years old. Consequently, Jimmie’s father decided to support his son’s abilities in motocross, and travelled with him across USA participating in various events. The first significant victory, which added the first sums to the net worth of Jimmie Johnson as well as let the world know his name, was the three straight stadium motocross championship in 1992. Jimmie Johnson was certainly a very successful driver, and over the period of five years racing in MTEG, SCORE and SODA series he managed to make 100 top three finishes, win 25 races, and six championships, plus the title of Rookie of The Year in all three leagues. Of course, these successes added considerably to Jimmie’s net worth.

Jimmie Johnson was a very promising racing driver, who entered the American Speed Association Grand National Circuit in 1998. There he was also one of the leaders who wanted to achieve more, and as a result entered Busch series in 2000 in which he also was very successful. In 2001, he entered NASCAR events, to be precise he pursued a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career. Over the period of 15 years to mid-2015, he has participated in 487 races, winning championships in seasons 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2013 seasons. The latest race Jimmie won was The FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks race in 2015. In fact, participation in various NASCAR racing series including the previously mentioned, Camping World Truck Series and Xfinity Series, and successes have added significantly to the net worth of the race driver Jimmie Johnson. During his NASCAR career he has managed to win a number of trophies as well as the awards including the Driver of the Year (five times), Prelude to the Dream Winner and many others which added not only to the wealth of the driver but also to his fame.

Being such a famous racing star, inevitably he is seen on television screens as well as cinema. In regard to shows and feature films related to racing sports, he landed the roles in the television series “Las Vegas” (2005), “24/7” (2008), “Repeat After Me” (2015) and voiced the lobster in the animated series “Bubble Guppies” (2015). This not only added sums to Jimmie Johnson’s net worth but also proved that he is not only a talented driver but also a gifted actor.

Finally, in the private life of the racer, Jimmie Johnson married Chandra Janway in 2004; they have two children and live in Charleston, North Carolina.

Quick Facts

Birth date: September 17, 1975
Birth place: El Cajon, California, United States
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)
Weight:165 lbs (75 kg)
Profession:Race car driver, Radio personality, Athlete
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Chandra Janway (m. 2004)
Children:Genevieve Marie Johnson, Lydia Norriss Johnson
Parents:Gary Ernest Johnson, Catherine Ellen Dunnill
Siblings:Jarit Johnson, Jessie Johnson
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Father of the 1st child with wife Chandra Janway, a daughter named Genevieve Marie Johnson was born on July 7, 2010.
22007 NEXTEL Cup Champion.
32006 NEXTEL Cup Champion.
4Winner of the 2006 Daytona 500.
51998 ASA Series Rookie of the Year.
6Runner-Up for 2004 Nascar Nextel Cup Championship
7Drives the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, owned by Jeff Gordon [2004].
8Runner-up for the 2002 Nascar Winston Cup Series Rookie of the Year.
9Runner-up for the 2003 Nascar Winston Cup Series Championship


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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mickey and the Roadster Racers2017TV SeriesJiminy Johnson
Superstore2016TV SeriesJimmie Johnson
Bubble Guppies2015TV SeriesJimmie
Herbie Fully Loaded2005Jimmie Johnson

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
NASCAR on Fox2006-2017TV SeriesHimself
Fox Sports Live2017TV SeriesHimself
The Jim Rome Show2017TV SeriesHimself
Jeopardy!2016TV SeriesHimself - Clue Giver
Live with Kelly and Michael2004-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Co-Host, Fox NFL Sunday
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Playing Mario Kart 8 / Himself - Cooler Scooter Racer
Access Hollywood Live2016TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2016TV SeriesHimself
Sports Jeopardy!2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Clue Giver
Jay Leno's Garage2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Pro Racing Driver
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2013-2015TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Repeat After Me2015TV SeriesHimself
Masters of the Clock: The Legend of Martinsville2015TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Talk2015TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Champion
I Am Dale Earnhardt2015DocumentaryJimmie Johnson
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself
Today2014TV SeriesHimself
NASCAR on TNT2001-2014TV SeriesHimself
Toyota/Save Mart 3502014TV MovieHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Driver
Larry King Now2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Daytona 500: Bash at the Beach2014TV MovieHimself
60 Minutes Sports2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Racecar Driver (segment "Pit Bulls")
Late Show with David Letterman1994-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Top Twelve List Presenter / Himself - Guest / ...
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHimself
Beyond 2002012TV Movie documentaryHimself
Studio B2012TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2010-2012TV SeriesHimself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion / Himself - Guest
2012 Toyota/Save Mart 3502012TV MovieHimself
Top Gear2012TV SeriesHimself - 5 times Nascar champion
The Colbert Report2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Jimmie Johnson's Anything with an Engine2011Video GameHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2010-2011TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2008-2011TV SeriesHimself - At the ESPYs / Himself
The Car Show2011TV SeriesHimself
2011 Toyota/Save Mart 3502011TV MovieHimself
Breaking In2011TV SeriesHimself
CMT Hot 20 Countdown2009-2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel2008-2011TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Driver (segment "Jimmie Johnson")
Pepsi Max 4002010TV MovieHimself
The Oprah Winfrey Show2010TV SeriesHimself
2010 Toyota/Save Mart 3502010TV MovieHimself
Jimmie Jam: Presented by Lowes2010TV MovieHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2010TV SeriesHimself
Pardon the Interruption2010TV SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2009TV SeriesHimself
The Jay Leno Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Pepsi 5002009TV MovieHimself
Together: The Hendrick Motorsports Story2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien2009TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2009TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2009TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2006-2008TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2007-2008TV SeriesHimself
Pepsi 5002008TV MovieHimself
2008 NASCAR Pennsylvania 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Lenox Industrial Tools 3012008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Lifelock 4002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Pocono 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Subway 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
SportsCenter2008TV SeriesHimself
Nextel Cup UAW-Ford 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
The Tyra Banks Show2007TV SeriesHimself
Sharp Aquos 5002007TV MovieHimself
NASCAR in Primetime2007TV SeriesHimself
2007 Pennsylvania 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
NASCAR Nextel Cup Allstate 4002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
WWE Draft Special2007TV SpecialHimself
Fast Cars and Superstars: The Gillette Young Guns Celebrity Race2007TV SeriesHimself
WWE Raw2007TV SeriesHimself
Sony HD 5002006TV MovieHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006TV SeriesHimself
2006 Aaron's 4992006TV MovieHimself
Las Vegas2006TV SeriesHimself
Sony HD 5002005TV MovieHimself
NASCAR Nation2005TV SeriesHimself
NASCAR Drivers: 3602005TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Funai 2502005TV MovieHimself
Bass Pro Shops MBNA 5002004TV MovieHimself - Driver: #48 Lowe's Chevrolet
Pop Secret 5002004TV MovieHimself
Winston Cup Extreme Tribute2004TV SpecialHimself
Walk of Legends: Then & Now2004DocumentaryHimself
NASCAR: The IMAX Experience2004Documentary shortHimself / Moonshiner

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2008-2010TV SeriesHimself

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