John C. McGinley Biography: Age, Net Worth, Height, Family

John C. McGinley is expected to have a net worth of $12 million in 2022.

John C. McGinley


John C. McGinley is an American actor who debuted in 1985 on the television series Another World. Sgt. O’Neill in Platoon and Dr. Perry Cox in Scrubs are two of his most well-known roles.

In addition to Office Space, The Rock, Wall Street, and Point Break, John is known for his parts in these films. He is also a member of the Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s board of directors and an international spokesman.


John C. McGinley was born John Christopher McGinley in Greenwich Village, New York, on August 3, 1959. Gerald McGinley, his father, is a stockbroker, and Patricia McGinley, his mother, is a schoolteacher.

McGinley grew up in Millburn, New Jersey, with his four brothers and sisters. Mark McGinley is the name of one of his siblings, but the identities of the other three are unknown.

Millburn High School and Syracuse University were both attended by the 61-year-old actress. He graduated from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University in 1984.

Net Worth And Career

After finishing his education, John immediately began his professional career. He appeared in a number of Broadway and Off-Broadway shows. He made his film debut in the soap opera Another World, as Ned Barry (1985-1986).

McGinley rose to prominence in 1986 as Sgt. O’Neill in the military picture Platoon, which also starred Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, and Charlie Sheen. Shakedown, Blood Money, Prisoners of Inertia, Lost Angels, and other films featured him.

After playing Ben Harp in the 1991 film Point Break, he rose to fame as the star of Hollywood Platoon. From 2001 to 2010, he starred alongside Zach Braff, Ken Jenkins, Sarah Chalke, Donald Faison, Neil Flynn, and Dave Franco in the medical comedy-drama TV series Scrubs as Dr. Perry Cox / Mr. Slidell.

Se7en, Nixon, The Rock, Are We Done Yet?, The Animal, Highway, Justice League Unlimited, The Boondocks, Ground Floor, Stan Against Evil, Chicago P.D., and DreamWorks Dragons: Rescue Riders are among McGinley’s other significant acting credits.

The Net Worth of John C. McGinley

John has a total of 108 acting credits to his name. He undoubtedly makes a good living from his films and television series.

John C. McGinley is expected to have a net worth of $12 million in 2022. According to the claim, he was paid more than $30,000 every episode on the smash popular series Scrubs. By the end of Season 8, he was believed to be receiving a salary of $500,000 each episode.

Personal Experiences

Nichole Kessler is John C. McGinley’s current wife. On April 7, 2007, the couple exchanged wedding rings. Billie Grace McGinley (born February 2, 2008) and Kate Aleena McGinley are their two daughters (June 24, 2010).

Prior to Kessler, Lauren Lambert and the Scrubs actor walked down the aisle on February 22, 1997. Max McGinley, his son with his ex-wife, is his only child (August 5, 1997). Unfortunately, on December 10, 2001, the couple divorced.


John and his family live rich and happy life. He has a four-bedroom seaside house in Malibu, California.

The value of his magnificent home is unknown, but it is certain that it is worth at least a million dollars. Malibu’s average home price is roughly $3,014,300.

McGinley captivated the hearts of millions of people not only through his acting but also with his humanity. In Denver, he serves on the board of The Global Down Syndrome Foundation.

John is also a member of the National Down Syndrome Society’s ambassador program. He plays an important role in Special Olympics’ “R-word: Spread The Word, To End The Word” campaign as a global ambassador.

Facts of John C. McGinley
Date of Birth:1959, August-3
Age:62 years old
Birth Nation:United States of America
Height:6 Feet 1 Inch
NameJohn C. McGinley
Birth NameJohn Christopher McGinley
Nick NameJohnny C
FatherGerald McGinley
MotherPatricia McGinley
Birth Place/CityGreenwich Village, New York
Net Worth$12 million
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown
Face ColorFair
Famous forScrubs
Married toNichole Kessler
DivorceLauren Lambert
EducationMillburn High School, New York University
AwardsOnline Film & Television Association Award, Method Fest
Online PresenceTwitter
MoviesPlatoon, Point Break, Se7en, The Rock, Are We Done Yet?
TV ShowScrubs, Ground Floor, Stan Against Evil, Chicago P.D., DreamWorks Dragons: Rescue Riders

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