Jim Fitzgerald was a professional NASCAR racing driver. Fitzgerald died of Racing accident, on November 8, 1987, in St. Petersburg, Florida. Fitzgerald was born on December 1, 1921, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page examines Jim Fitzgerald’s net worth.
Jim Fitzgerald raced in a total of 2 NASCAR cup races over a 2 year cup career, with 0 wins, 0 top tens, and 0 poles. Fitzgerald’s best cup position was 79th (1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Series). Fitzgerald began NASCAR cup racing with the 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Winston Western 500 (Riverside International Raceway). Fitzgerald’s last cup race was the 1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Budweiser 400 (Riverside International Raceway).
Fitzgerald is best known for these top achievements: 1970 Sports Car Club of America D Production Champion, and 1984 SCCA GT-1 Champion.
NASCAR essentially has two earnings levels. One one hand, there are the mega elite drivers, who earn millions a year via prize money, bonuses, and sponsorships. In contrast, the rest of the drivers get much less. Development drivers can earn as little as $50,000. Experienced drivers, meanwhile, bring in between $200,000 and $500,000, with a base salary in addition to either a percent of their prize money or a performance bonus.
So what was NASCAR driver Jim Fitzgerald’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Jim Fitzgerald’s net worth at death is:
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