Brad Rutter Bio, Age, Height, Wife, College, Jeorpady!, Winnings, The Chase, Net worth

Brad Rutter Biography

Born Bradford Gates Rutter, Brad Rutter is an American game show contestant, TV host, producer, and actor. He is best known for currently being the second-highest-earning American game show contestant of all time, behind Ken Jennings, with over $5.1 million in winnings. Rutter is the highest-earning contestant on the US game show Jeopardy! with over $5 million in winnings. He is also a contestant of The Chase and is now living in Los Angeles as he pursues acting.

Brad Rutter Age | Birthday

Rutter was born on January 31, 1978, making him 45 years old in 2023. He celebrates his birthday on the 31st of January each year.

Brad Rutter Height

Rutter stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 11 inches.

Brad Rutter
Brad Rutter

Brad Rutter Wife

Rutter has not publicly disclosed whether he is married or not. He maintains a low profile when it comes to his personal life. Rutter could also be single and that’s why he has not mentioned about having a wife or a girlfriend.

Brad Rutter College

Rutter is a John Hopkins University dropout. He studied English while there but dropped out before graduating. However, he graduated from Manheim Township High School in Neffsville, Pennsylvania in 1995.

Brad Rutter Job

Rutter is a game show contestant, actor, producer,  and TV show host. He was a contestant of Jeopardy!, a US syndicated game show.  Rutter is also a contestant of “The Chase,” a quiz game show. Moreover,  was the host of InQuizitive, a local broadcast quiz show for high school students. Rutter has also been a reader and judge for the high school National Academic Championship. He is currently pursuing acting.

Brad Rutter The Chase

Rutter is a contestant in “The Chase” season 4 on ABC. He is a game show contestant living in Los Angeles, California. Season 4 of “The Chase” premieres on June 29, 2023, at 10 pm on ABC.

The Chase season 4 Contestants

The other The Chase season 4 contestants are:

Brad Rutter Jeopardy!

Rutter first appeared on Jeopardy! on October 30, 2000, when he retired as an undefeated five-day champion with $55,102 in winnings. He also won a choice of Chevrolet cars.  Rutter later won the 2001 Tournament of Champions, the 2002 Million Dollar Masters Tournament, the 2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions, and the 2014 Battle of the Decades. He also participated in the 2011 IBM Challenge, where he lost to Watson, the computer system, and the 2020 Greatest of All Time Tournament, where he finished third behind Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer. Brad’s total winnings from Jeopardy! amount to over $5.1 million.

Brad Rutter Net worth

Rutter has an estimated net worth of $6 million as of 2023. He is a game show contestant, actor, and TV host. He was a Jeopardy! game show contestant and his Jeopardy! winnings amount to over $5.1 million.


Brad is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @bradrutterofficial with over 1,900 followers as of May 2022.