Scott Carl Rechsteiner, who are referred with a stage name, ‘Scott Steiner’ is a professional wrestler with an American Nationality. At the University of Michigan, he served as an amateur wrestler. Currently, he is assigned to the Impact Wrestling. He appeared as ‘Steiner Brothers’ while he was participating at the World Championship Wrestling. In the match, he was with his older brother by the name ‘Rick.’ Also, he also wrestled for Non-Stop Action Wrestling and World Wrestling Federation. Here is a quick summary of the net worth of Scott Steiner in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Scott was born in 1962 on July 29th in Bay City that is in located in Michigan. Scott parents’ are Janece Rechsteiner and Leeroy Rechsteiner. He has an elder brother, Rick Steiner. His brother, Rick, is also a very popular wrestler and has been known for his passion of this game.
Their parents gave them their full support in pursuing careers in wrestling. Scott was training under Jerry Graham at the Torio’s Health which was located in Ohio. In 1986, that was the time when he defeated the Great Wojo for WWA World Heavyweight Championship.
Steiner is a married man to Christa Podsedly with two kids. In 2007, Scott was punched by his opponent in the throat and immediately he started to cough blood. He was rushed to a nearby hospital by an ambulance where he was diagnosed with a torn trachea, and he was given five hours to live. He was put in an induced coma for two days as the doctors were operating on him to try and repair the trachea. Later, they began draining fluids from the lungs.
Career, Awards & Nominations
His debut World Championship with his brother happened in 1989. When they were starting their career, they had no much success but the dedication to make it kept them going. In 1989, they won their first match against the ‘The Fabulous Freebirds’ and in the same year, they would crush Midnight Express.
The brothers are the holders of US Tags Team Championship which has propelled them and made them very famous. Scott has participated in various tournaments that includes World Wrestling Federation and Extreme Championship Wrestling. In 2017, he returned to Impact Wrestling where he aligned himself with Josh Matthews.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Scott Steiner is over $2 million. The fortune has been created from his career in the wrestling world. He has participated in multiple competitions where he has won a large chunk of the competitions. It has been disclosed that he earned over $200,000 a year.
He has never shied away when it comes to controversies. In 1990, he gained a lot of weight which was attributed to steroid abuse. He denied this claim and said that he has never used steroids to enhance his body and added that it was from his professional training. He agreed to test of the asteroids on condition that Triple H undergoes one as well.