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Estimated Net Worth 2023 of Dale Jarrett | Bio | Age & Wife

Estimated Net Worth 2023 of Dale Jarrett | Bio | Age & Wife

Former American race car driver, Dale Jarrett is a popular Race Car Driver for the famous Daytona 500. He is currently working as a sports commentator. He has won Daytona 500 three times and won the NASCAR Winston Cup Series championship in 1999. As an announcer, he is a member of the ESPN/ABC broadcasting team which is Nationwide Series races. 

Early Life of Dale Jarrett

Dale Jarrett opened his eyes to this beautiful world on November 26, 1956. He was born in Conover, North Carolina, United States. As of 2023, he is 66 years old and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. His parents’ names are Ned Jarrett and Martha Jarrett. His father used to compete in the NASCAR Grand National Division between 1953 to 1966.

Likewise, he grew up with his two other siblings. His siblings’ names are Glenn Jarrett and Patty Makar. Dale’s uncle’s name is Todd Jarrett. Similarly, he holds American as a nationality while he belongs to white ethnic background. The name of his high school is Newton-Conover High School.

Dale Jarrett’s Wife

Dale was married to his ex-wife Kelley Jarrett. They met while Dale was just a small-time driver in 1977.  After dating for more than six years together, they decided to tie the knot. They exchanged wedding vows on the year 22 June 1984.

Dale Jarrett with his ex-wife
Caption: Dale Jarrett with his ex-wife (Photo: UPI)

Their married life had gone through many ups and downs. Some rumors speak of their divorce from time to time but the couple was living happily.  They were in a marital relationship for 36 years. In his many interviews, he showed love to his wife, he said

“His life partner Kelley is behind his every achievement”.

Unfortunately, they separated due to his cheating allegations against the former driver. After his wife found out about Dale’s sexual affair with Buffy their, relationship ended very shortly. However, Fale and Buffy denied the allegations. They are legally separated now.

Children of Dale Jarrett

Dale has three children with his ex-wife Kelly. The name of the kids is Zach Jarrett (Son), Natalee Jarrett (Daughter), and Karsyn Jarrett (Daughter). His other son’s name is Jason Anthony Jarrett. He was born on October 14, 1975. 

Dale Jarrett
Caption: Dale Jarrett with his son (Photo: NASCAR)

His son Zach is a professional baseball outfielder for the famous Baltimore Orioles. Currently, he is playing for the Delmarva Shorebirds on loan. Jason is an American race car by profession.

Net Worth of Dale Jarrett

Dale has an estimated net worth of around $35 million as of 2023. He earned that sum from his career as a former American race car driver. An average salary of a former American race car driver is around $41089 per year.

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Caption: Dale Jarrett with his car (Photo: Pinterest)

Dale Jarrett’s Height

Dale stands at a height of 6 feet. He has an attractive pair of blue eyes and short gray hair.

Racing Career of Dale Jarrett

In 1997, he first set off his racing career with the Limited Sportsman Division at Hickory Motor Speedway. He was born to race and finished ninth in his first race. He was named NASCAR’s 50 Greatest Driver, USG Person of the Year, and NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee in 1998, 2004, and 2014 respectively. Dale has performed on a racing track and made several sponsors follow.

Dale Jarrett givinh speech after included in Hall of Fame
Caption: Dale Jarrett giving a speech after being included in the Hall of Fame (Photo: Facebook)

He has faced serious injuries and sustained several life-threatening car accidents during his long-running racing career. Then he finally decided to hang his racing gloves up in 2008. After his retirement, he joined ABC and ESPN as a sports commentator.

Awards & Achievements of Dale Jarrett

In 2002, he participated in the Olympic Torch, Winter Olympics rally in Salt Lake City. He was honored with several awards which include the following:

Dale Jarrett lefting his award after winning the race
Caption: Dale Jarrett lifting his award after winning the race (Photo: Facebook)

FAQs of Dale Jarrett

How many wins does Dale Jarrett have?

Jarret has a total win of 32 Cup victories. Out of 32, he won three Daytona 500 wins which is a NASCAR Cup Series Championship. In 2007, Jarrett raced in his final NASCAR Cup Series season.

Is Dale Jarrett retired?

Jarrett retired after his final race racing at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 16th, 2008.

What is Dale Jarrett’s car number?

Dale’s car number is 88. He is riding his car of No. 88 Robert Yates Racing Ford Thunderbird.