Family Feud is becoming more and more popular, and its host has so many other irons in the fire that his hosting salary isn't likely the main reason he's doing this gig. Interestingly, Richard Dawson made 0,000 per season - at least in his early years. was doing well in prime time, its host commanded a hefty per episode salary.And I do mean hefty: I really wanted to find out what he gets for The American Bible Challenge for comparison, but I couldn't find anything close to reliable for that info.

With eight successful game shows, few people know how to reinvent themselves better than Chuck Woolery.

He has been called “one of the most recognizable faces in game show television” and has incredible appeal on-air because of his undeniable charm and affable “everyman” persona.

Some of these numbers are per season, while others are per episode. Oddly enough, the one salary that seems to be most certain is the highest. Now we get into the per episode rates, which, if you're really interested, you can multiply by the average number of shows per season to get a per-season rate.

Personally I'm not that interested (nor am I excited about doing math voluntarily), so I'll leave that up to you.

Blunt Force Truth As a young man, Woolery served in the U. Since then, he has hosted a number of successful game and talk shows, including: For his impressive career, Woolery was inducted into the American TV Game Show Hall of Fame in 2007.

He made guest appearances on many popular television shows, including Melrose Place, Scrubs, Drop Dead Diva, plus many news programs.

Game show hosts' salaries can be quite impressive, depending on a number of factors.

If you're looking for a lucrative career, becoming a game show host isn't a terrible choice as long as you're willing to put in a lot of hard work and be fortunate enough to be cast on a show that's either been on the air for decades, or is a big hit in prime time even for a short period.

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You where a guy or girl would question three potential dates and then pick the best one, without being able to see each other.

The salaries of game show hosts vary a great deal, and it's really important to keep in mind that this kind of information is not public record, so none of these numbers are 100% verified.