Howard Stern
Howard Stern
Real Name/Full Name Howard Allan Stern
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Howard Stern
Birth Place: Jackson Heights, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 12 January 1954
Age/How Old: 70 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 67 Kg
In Pounds – 147 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – Ben Stern
Mother – Ray Stern
Siblings: Ellen Stern
School: Roosevelt Junior-Senior High School
Hebrew School
College: Boston University
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Beth Ostrosky Stern (m. 2008), Alison Berns (m. 1978–2001)
Kids/Children Name: Ashley Jade Stern, Deborah Jennifer Stern, and Emily Beth Stern
Profession: Radio and television personality, actor, producer, comedian, and author.
Net Worth: $700 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Hollywood has witnessed endless talented individuals try their luck in leaving a mark in the sands of time with their unparalleled work. Among those millions who try, only a few can do so. One of those brilliant individuals is Howard Stern. Howard is one of the most prominent radio and television personalities, comedians, and authors.

Howard transitioned into fame for his work on his radio show titled The Howard Stern Show. The show started gaining attention when it syndicated nationally on the terrestrial radio from 1986 to 2005. The show has been airing on Sirius XM Sattelite Radio since the year 2006. Howard got his first radio job while he was still a student at Boston University.

Well, how well do you know about Howard Stern? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Howard Stern’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Howard Stern to date.

Biography and Early Life

Howard Allen Stern was born to parents Ben and Ray Stern, who were then residents of the Jackson Heights neighborhood in Queens, New York City. Howard’s parents were both Jewish, and their families came from Poland and Austria-Hungary.

His mother Ray, worked as an office clerk in New York City before she became a homemaker before taking up the profession of being an inhalation therapist. His father Ben, served in the United States Army based in Long Island and California during the war. In the year 1955, Howard and his family moved to Long Island. As a young boy, Howard studied and learned to play the piano for five years.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Howard Stern in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Howard Stern’s age is 70 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024 having been born on 12 January 1954. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 147 lbs in Pound and 67kg in Kilograms.


Howard Stern had attended the Roosevelt Junior-Senior High School along with Hebrew School, where he received the name Tzvi. In the year 1972, Howard enrolled in Boston University to study communications.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Howard Stern With Wife Beth Ostrosky Stern
Howard Stern With Wife Beth Ostrosky Stern

Howard met his last wife, Alison Berns, while they were students at Boston University. The couple got married on June 4, 1978. They were blessed with three daughters named Emily Beth, Debra, Jennifer, and Ashley Jade. Unfortunately, the couple got divorced in the year 2001. Later he announced his engagement with Beth Ostrosky in 2007, and the couple got married on October 3, 2008.

Is Howard Stern Gay?

Howard Stern is not gay. Howard is highly supportive of those around him, irrespective of their sexual orientation.

Professional Career

Howard Stern has described himself to be the King of All Media on numerous occasions since the year 1992 for his massive success beyond the radio industry. Howard has been the host and the producer of numerous late-night television shows, pay-per-view events, and home videos. His books titled Private Parts released in 1993 and Miss America released in 1995 were listed as the New York Times Best Seller at the first position and sold over a million copies. The former book served as an inspiration for the biographical comedy film released in 1997, which had Howard and the staff on his radio show star as themselves.

Between 1976 and 1982, Howard constantly improved his on-air personality by working in morning positions at WRNW in Briarcliff Manor, located in New York, WCCC in Hartford, Connecticut, WWWW located in Detroit, Michigan, and WWDC situated in Washington D.C.


Throughout his career, Howard Stern has won numerous prestigious industry awards. This includes the Billboards Nationally Syndicated Air Personality of the Year consecutively eight times. Howard also holds the record for being the most fined radio show host after the Federal Communications Commission imposed massive fines that totaled over $2.5 million to the station owners whose contents were indecent. Soon, Howard became the highest-paid radio celebrity after he signed a five-year deal with Sirius in the year 2004. The deal was worth over $500 million.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Howard Stern in 2024

Howard Stern Net Worth
Howard Stern Net Worth

Currently, Howard is worth $700 million as of last estimated in 2024. A major chunk of his earnings comes from his radio show business, but he is known to hold various other sources of income.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Howard often describes his elder sister Ellen as a person with a personality opposite to that of his as she is quieter and more reserved.

Howard always chooses the unconventional road, and that sets him apart from his peers. During the afternoon hours, he worked at WNBC located in New York City from 1982 till he got fired in 1985. After getting fired, Howard began his 20-year journey at WXRK based in New York City. Howard’s morning show soon entered syndication in the year 1986 while airing over 60 markets. The show attracted over 20 million listeners during its peak hours. He continues to inspire generations to follow their ambitions.


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