Sully Sullenberger net worth is around $1.6 million.
Chesley Burnett “Sully” Sullenberger is a retired American airline captain. He celebrated his retirement on January 15, 2009 with the water landing of US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River off Manhattan.
It is after the plane was disabled by striking a flock immediately after takeoff. Fortunately, there were all 155 passengers survived. Born in 1951, Sullenberger is known also as the speaker of airline safety. He contributed in developing new protocols regarding the airline safety standard.
In his personal life, Sullenberger married to Lorrie, a fitness instructor. The couple has two daughters named Kelly and Kate. He spent his childhood in depression due to the event of suicide by his father with gunshot. He then grew up better as he became a suicide prevention activist. Sullenberger promoted National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and National Suicide Prevention Week.
His career in the air was started in 1969 when his application to the US Air Force Academy was accepted. In 1973, he entered the class and became an instructor pilot. His career was developed rapidly as he was also the member of aircraft investigation board.
He worked for US Airways from 1980 to 2010 as the ownership of some aircraft certificates. In 2017, it is estimated that Sullenberger net worth is about $1.6 million.
The Source of Sully Sullenberger Net Worth
Almost of Sullenberg’s income is for his career in the aircraft for decades. He has Airline Transport Pilot Certificate, Commercial Pilot Certificate, and Flight Instructor Certificate. Meanwhile, he is also the founder and CEO of Safety Reliability Methods, Inc.
It is a company that provides guidance to improve the safety, reliability, and performance of aircraft organizations tactically and strategically. Sullenberger was invited by President Barrack Obama in the presidential inauguration ceremony.