Todd Pletcher

Todd Pletcher is one of the richest horse trainers in USA, maybe the richest of them all. In 2015, his current net worth is estimated to be cca $280 million. In 2005, he created a record in one season earnings when he pocketed incredible $21 million! That’s a neat salary. But he did even better in 2006, earning $27.7 million in a single year.

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Todd was around horses his whole childhood. He worked as a hot walker for his father when he was only seven. Pletcher pursued college degree at University of Arizona and was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. In 1989, he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science.

His jobs after graduating were around horses again. He worked as a foreman, assistant trainer, and finally trainer, working slowly his way up th ladder. Pletcher received his trainer’s license in 1995. Only one year later, first of his horses won the race. It was Majestic Number.

As of 2015, Pletcher lives in New York, where he enjoys his astronomically high net worth with his wife Tracy and their three kids. List of his achievement would be really long. Let’s mention for example five consecutive titles his horses won at a very prestigious Saratoga Race Track. He’s definitely very good at his job.