Ben Bailey
Ben Bailey
Celebrated Name: Ben Bailey
Real Name/Full Name: Benjamin Ray Bailey
Gender: Male
Age: 52 years old
Birth Date: October 30, 1970
Birth Place: Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 6’4
Weight: 86kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Laurence Bailey (m. 1997–2012)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): Yes (Laurence Bailey)
Is Ben Bailey Gay?: No
Profession: Comedian
Salary: $400 annually
Net Worth in 2023: $8 million
Last Updated: September 2023

Ben Bailey is an American Comedian, host, writer, and a licensed taxi cab, driver. He is a great comedian and has worked on notable shows like Cash Cab. Cash Cab is broadcasted on Discovery Channel. The show won an Emmy Award, and Ben was one of the main reasons behind this big win. He has done some stand-ups too, and he is very popular among the masses.

Maybe you know about Ben Bailey very well, but do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2023? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Ben Bailey’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Ben Bailey was born in Bowling Green, Kentucky, the United States, on October 30, 1970. Later he was raised in Chatham Borough in New Jersey. His parents were Oliver Bailey and Magi Bailey. Ben grew up with his two other siblings. His brother’s name is Kelvin Smith, and Sister’s name is Zadie Smith.

Personal Life

Talking of Bailey’s personal life, he is married to Laurence Bailey, and they got married in 1997. They first met at a Hennessey Pub in Morristown in the 1990s. Bailey is Christian, and he currently lives in New York City, New York, in the USA. The couple has been divorced since 2012, and they now have two children.

The star hasn’t been part of any big controversy, and he has been living his life smoothly. He has over 1 million Instagram followers and over 200,000 Facebook followers 0.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on October 30, 1970, Ben Bailey is 52 years old as of today’s date 27th September 2023. His height is 6’4’ tall, and his weight is 86 kg.


Bailey started his career by telling funny stories with other comedians after hours at The Comedy Store. His beginning was humble as Skip E. Lowe later spotted him. He then offered him an opportunity at a stand-up. Rising slowly, then he got a chance to host the American version of the Cash Cab, which is shown on the Discovery Channel. The Cash Cab is a TV show which is played in a taxicab that Ben drives around New York City.  Bailey had also served as a Consulting producer for Cash Cab in 2009 and as executive producer from 2011 to 2013.

Later, he also made an appearance on’s TalkBack TV. He also narrated the Discovery Channel’s series Smash Lab, and he also hosted ‘Who’s Still Standing?’ from 2011 to 2012 on NBC. In 2005 he had a recurring role as Haskell on the soap opera One Life to Live. He has also acted in films including ‘Don’t shoot the Pharmacist’ and ‘Bad Parents.’

Bailey was a massive success in-game show business, and due to his success, he was nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2013 for outstanding Game Show host. He also won the award in 2010, 2011 and 2013. He has also made an appearance on 30 Rock in 2010, After the Catch in 2009, Caroline and Friends in 2018, Comedy Central Presents, Delivery Man in 2013, Hope & Faith, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and many more shows.

Awards & Achievements

The host of Cash Cab has been nominated for Daytime Emmy awards six times, and he won it in 2010, 2011 and 2013 under “Outstanding Game Show Host” category. His show won Emmy three times as Best Game Show in 2008, 2009, and 2010.

Net Worth & Salary of Ben Bailey in 2023

Ben Bailey Net Worth
Ben Bailey Net Worth

The total net worth of Ben Bailey is estimated to be around $8 million as of September 2023, which means that he is paid approximately $400,000 per year. He earns money through his career as a game show host, and as a comedian, there isn’t much known about his other sources of earning, but this is his only listed source of earning and nothing else. He has acted in two movies and made good money from them.

Ben Bailey has been entertaining us for so many years, and he has given us too many good shows. He has also acted in movies and made us laugh. He started from the bottom and now reached a stage where everyone wants to get. The actor has made a right name for himself, and we wish nothing but good fortune for him.



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