Who is Rick Scott? Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Marriage

Rick Scott

Rick Scott, a politician, and businessman from the United States has been Florida’s 45th governor since 2011. Scott attended a Dallas legal firm after serving in the US Navy. Along with his two partners, he co-founded Columbia Hospital Corporation in 1987.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name:Rick Scott
Real Name/Full Name:Richard Lynn Scott
Age:71 years old
Birth Date:1 December 1952
Birth Place:Bloomington, Illinois, United States
Height:1.83 m
Weight:72 kg
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse (Name):Ann Scott (m. 1972)
Children:Yes (Allison Scott, Jordan Scott)
Profession:American politician
Net Worth:$250 million

Rick Scott Biography

Richard Lynn Scott was born on December 1, 1952, in Bloomington, Illinois. He successfully completed his studies at the University of Missouri, Kansas City. He also graduated from the Dedman School of Law with a law degree. He began serving in the University States Navy after that, then pursued a profession. His parents were divorced in 1954, and his mother “Esther” worked as a clerk. Later, his mother wed Orba Scott once more; Scott passed away in 2006.

He had completed his high school education in North Kansas City and had spent 29 months in the U.S. Navy by 1970. He then enrolled in a college on the GI Bill and received his degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. When Frances Annette was barely 19 years old and still in high school, he married her.

Rick Scott Age, Height And Weight

Rick Scott was born on 1 December 1952, He is 71 years old. He stands 1.83 meters tall and weighs 72 kilograms.

Rick Scott
Rick Scott


Scott began his professional career by purchasing the Corporation of America. He collaborated on projects with Swanson and Johnson. Later, he established his own business with Charles and Richard as its executives. Citicorp is responsible for handling all aspects of finance. The firm has a market cap of $3.85 billion, 80 million shares, and a share price of $47 a share.

He and his partner invested about $125,000 in the new business in 1988. Then, to build the hospital in El Paso, they borrow a total of $60 million. They established Columbia Hospital Corporation within a year and gave it 833 beds. The business acquired eight hospitals from America in 1992 through a significant purchase of medical facilities. They later acquired a sizeable amount of stock from Humana Inc. for $3.4 billion and took ownership of more than 90 hospitals. He owns combined shares representing 82 percent of the corporation.

Rick Scott’s Net Worth

As of February 2024, Rick, an American business figure, has a net worth of about $250 million. He started turning a profit from the business he co-founded with two partners. His earnings were recorded as $83.8 million in 2012 and then $132.7 million in 2013. He spent a lot of money buying various hospitals, and at the end of 2015, he had $147 million in income. He expanded his business to 80 hospitals, took ownership of 82 percent of it, and made $149 million in 2016.

Although Scott has experience in both politics and business, the Columbia Hospital Corporation is what made him famous. He spent around 29 months in the U.S. Navy before beginning his career as a businessman and making significant investments. Later, he expanded his business by setting up numerous branches across the country.