Has anyone besides Pat Sajak hosted Wheel of Fortune?
It may seem like the ever-tanned and smiling Pat Sajak has hosted “Wheel of Fortune” forever, but he wasn’t the first host. And he took a break, too. Sajak has been hosting the game show since 1981, when he took over the reins from another game show-hosting legend, Chuck Woolery.
How much does Pat Sajak make per show?
Breaking it down per show, Pat Sajak earns $52,083 per show and Vanna White earns $34,722 per show.
How much does Pat Sajak make a year?
And he’s been hosting the show ever since. As of 2020, the 74-year-old earns an annual salary of $15 million for his time on the show. According to Cheat Sheet, WOF only tapes four days per month, six episodes per day, which means he earns $312,500 per workday. Put another way, Sajak rakes in $52,083 per show.
What other game show did Vanna White host?
Vanna White has been the co-host and head letter-turner on Wheel Of Fortune for almost four decades, which is incredible to think about. It turns out, White had some game show experience before she got the role on Wheel.