Brian Gerald Snitker born on October 17, 1955, is the manager of the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball. He is an American professional baseball coach and former player (MLB). Snitker has worked for the Braves in various capacities since 1977 when he was a member of their minor league organization. In 2016, he took over as their manager.
Richard F. Snitker and Catherine (Collins) Snitker raised Snitker in Decatur, Illinois. He was born in Macon, Illinois, and attended Macon High School, where he was a member of the 1971 baseball team as a right fielder.
Snitker was released by the Braves in 1980, but he stayed with the team as a roving instructor until 1982, when he was hired as a minor league manager for the Anderson Braves, where he led the team to its only winning season during its five-year stay in Anderson, prior to actually moving to the Durham Bulls the following season.
Brian Snitker’s Salary: What is Brian Snitker’s Take Home Pay?
As of 2022, Snitker is the manager of the Atlanta Braves and earns $800,000 per year. Despite the large sum of money involved, the disparity between players and management is evident.
Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals, for example, earns a whopping $38.3 million every year.
Brian has, however, been a professional baseball player since 1977. As a result of his success, he has earned a sizable fortune.