Top 20 Referee celebrities in United States

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Referee celebrities [Updated June 29, 2022].

1. Ed Hochuli

Ed Hochuli net worth 2020
Ed Hochuli was born on December 25, 1950 in Milwaukee, United States.
He was voted best referee by NFL coaches in 2008.

Net Worth 2020: $6 Million


Salary 2020: $180 Thousand Per Year

2. Mills Lane

Mills Lane net worth 2020
Mills Lane was born on November 12, 1936 in United States.

International Boxing Hall of Famer who refereed fights like the infamous 'Bite Fight' between Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield. He was famous for his catchphrase 'let's get it on,' which was used on MTV's Celebrity Deathmatch, and presided over the court television show Judge Mills Lane in the late 90's and early 2000's.

The city of Reno, Nevada proclaimed December 27 "Mills Lane Day" in 2004.

Net Worth 2020: $3 Million

3. Herb Dean

Herb Dean net worth 2020
Herb Dean was born on September 30, 1970 in United States.
He is widely credited with saving fighter Tim Sylvia's career after he stopped a fight upon seeing that Sylvia's arm was broken. Sylvia protested vehemently but later thanked Dean for preventing him from further injury.

Net Worth 2020: $1.5 Million


Salary 2020: $500 Thousand Per Year

4. John McCarthy

John McCarthy net worth 2020
John McCarthy was born on October 12, 1962 in Los Angeles, United States.
He taught self-defense for the LAPD for more than 14 years, starting in 1993. He has a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and is known for saying "Let's get it on" at the start of fights.

Net Worth 2020: $1 Million

5. Earl Hebner

Earl Hebner net worth 2020
Earl Hebner was born on May 17, 1949 in Richmond, United States.
He officiated the controversial "Montreal Screwjob" match in 1997 between Shawn Michaels and Bret Hart. In 2006, he joined the Total N Action professional wrestling promotion as a referee. His character has often played integral parts in the storylines he has been written into.

6. Wyatt Earp

Wyatt Earp net worth 2020
Wyatt Earp was born on March 19, 1848 in Monomouth, United States.
He was known as the toughest and deadliest gunman of his day.

7. Nick Hamilton

Nick Hamilton net worth 2020
Nick Hamilton was born on November 9, 1959 in United States.
On January 25, 1997, in a test of endurance, he refereed every single match of the nWo Souled Out PPV event.

8. Charles Robinson

Charles Robinson net worth 2020
Charles Robinson was born on July 2, 1964 in United States.
He had the unique distinction of being the featured referee in the WWE '12 and WWE '13 video games.

9. Mike Chioda

Mike Chioda net worth 2020
Mike Chioda was born on August 1, 1966 in United States.

10. Chad Patton

Chad Patton net worth 2020
Chad Patton was born on May 5, 1976 in Urbana, United States.

American professional wrestling referee who is best recognized for his affiliation with World Wrestling Entertainment. He is also known for having officiated the 2014 Wrestlemania XXX fight between The Undertaker and Brock Lesnar.  

He was first introduced to the WWE family by fellow referee Jack Doan.

11. Tommy Young

Tommy Young net worth 2020
Tommy Young was born on July 9, 1947 in United States.
He suffered a back injury while refereeing a November 1989 match between Mike Rotunda vs. Tommy Rich which nearly ended his career.

12. Joe Crawford

Joe Crawford net worth 2020
Joe Crawford was born on August 30, 1951 in United States.
He was suspended for the 2007 Finals after an inappropriate ejection of Spurs star Tim Duncan, which ended his streak of twenty-one straight seasons officiating in the Finals.

13. Jason Ayers

Jason Ayers net worth 2020
Jason Ayers was born on January 13, 1982 in United States.
On the WWE Raw television program, he was present for a match between female wrestlers Layla and Kaitlyn.

14. Sandra Hunt

Sandra Hunt was born on June 14, 1959 in United States.
She became one of the first two women to officiate in Major League Soccer in 1998.

15. Brian Hebner

Brian Hebner was born on October 9, 1978 in Richmond, United States.
His father is fellow wrestling referee Earl Hebner and the two have actually called a match together that took place between Beer Money and Motor City Machine Guns at Victory Road.

16. Gene Steratore

Gene Steratore was born on February 8, 1963 in United States.
He refereed the first game following the 2012 NFL referee lockout, and received a standing ovation from the Baltimore Ravens' crowd.