Austin Rogers Biography

(Jeopardy contestant, bartender)

Austin Rogers is a well-recognized American Jeopardy contestant and bartender. He is married.

More about the relationship

Talking about his relationship details, Austin Rogers is happily living a married life with his longtime partner, Maria Elizabeth Gibson. The couple shares their happy moments on Instagram and occasionally feature along with their cats.

Moreover, they have two cats named Mochi and Miso. Other than that, Austin has been secretive towards his relationship details and related news.

Relationship Facts of Austin Rogers

  • Austin Rogers is married to Maria Elizabeth Gibson.
  • He does not have any kids as of now.
  • Austin Rogers is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Austin Rogers?

Austin Rogers is a well-recognized American Jeopardy contestant and bartender. Rogers earned $413,000 from 13 shows in the 2017 Jeopardy! show.

Apart from James Holzhauer, Austin was the only participant with two of the top ten one-day totals: $69,000.

He was also described by one account as “Krameresque” and by Trebek himself as “outbox the box.”

Austin Rogers- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Austin Rogers was born on 27 November 1978. At present, he is 43 years young star. Likewise, his birthplace is New York, the USA.

Not much is known about his father and mother’s details, Austin has been secretive towards his family details. Moreover, he has not mentioned his sibling’s information in the public till now.

Talking about his nationality, Rogers holds an American identity whereas his ethnicity is English, Irish.

Regarding education, the contestant graduated from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, with a BA in history.

Austin Rogers- Professional Life, Careers

Professionally, Austin is a bartender from New York City. He is described by one account as “Krameresque” and by Trebek himself as “outside the box, completely different from what many viewers expect a ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant to be”. He is known for his flair and quirky poses, pantomiming humorous actions when being introduced.

Although Rogers does not own a TV, he prepared for qualification by watching a lot of Jeopardy episodes and knowing its tricks. The star was the only contestant with two of the top ten one-day total: $69,000 on 3 October 2017 and $65,600 on 2 October 2017. The bartender also holds the record for largest successful Final Jeopardy wager with $34,000.

However, Austin’s record was finally broken by Holzhauer with a $38,314 bet in his fourth game. In the tournament, the bartender finished third behind Buzzy Cohen and second-place finisher Alan Lin.

He won $2,400 with one other rider doubling their winnings on the video bonus at the end of the trip.

Austin Rogers- Net worth, Salary

A famed star, Rogers has earned a handsome amount of money from his profession. He lives a quality lifestyle along with his family.

It is reported that Austin Rogers has an estimated net worth of more than $2.5 million as of 2022. He took home $411,000 in prize money and became a viral internet sensation.

However, the star has not disclosed his exact salary, earnings, and assets details till now.

Austin Rogers- Rumors, Controversy

Austin has never been part of any controversial matter or rumors till now. The star has been preoccupied with his professional and private life.

It seems that Rogers prefers enjoying his personal life and does not want to merge it with his professional life.

Body features- Height, Weight

43 years young star, Austin has handsome looks and an admirable personality. He has not mentioned his exact height but seems to be more than 5 feet tall.

Furthermore, Rogers has brown eyes whereas his hair is blonde.

Nevertheless, the star has never mentioned other physical details in the public yet.

Social Media

Regarding his social media presence, Austin Rogers is an active personality on social media. Austin has more than 17.7k followers on his official Instagram account @augra27.

He is also active on Twitter with around 33.6k followers.

 

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