Do you know who the most successful people in the world are? Perhaps you have an inkling about who they are, but we bet you don’t know exactly how much they make. If you want to find out, you have come to the right place! Read on to see how much they are worth!
Most people you will find here are Hollywood celebrities, but there are also athletes, politicians, and authors on the list. These A-listers have the most amazing cars and drop dead gorgeous real estate. High auto insurance and mortgage rates aren’t stress-inducing for these celebrities, they have the money to cover it!
Robin Williams – $130m
Before the legendary actor died, he had a net worth of approximately $130 million. He enjoyed a successful career in the entertainment industry, although his net worth dropped thanks to divorce settlements. He was nearly bankrupt at the time of his passing, but he secured his children’s future by setting up a $130 million trust fund for them first. They reportedly received a third of it on their 21st birthday.
John Heard – $3.5 million
John Heard hit millionaire status thanks to his successful acting career. You probably remember him from the films Home Alone and Big. Aside from that, he also worked on small screen projects such as Miami Vice, The Sopranos, Law and Order, and CSI Miami. The actor died in 2017.
Stacy Keibler – $4.5m
Professional WWE wrestler Stacy Keibler sure is gorgeous! This is why we are not surprised to learn that she has also done some modeling and acting. Now retired from the stage, there exists a chance that you remember her from Dancing with the Stars and Samurai Girl. She also made headlines in the past when she dated George Clooney!
Torrie Wilson – $5m
Like Keibler, Torrie Wilson is also a WWE pro wrestler with a considerable bank account. She tried her hand at acting and modeling as well. She joined different fitness contests over the years. In 1998, she was even crowned Miss Galaxy. Before she joined WWE, she made waves in the World Championship Wrestling as Samantha. She has also appeared on covers of Playboy magazine.
Pamela Anderson – $5m
Pamela Anderson wowed all of us with her performance in Baywatch. It’s been quite some time since then, so it is not surprising to hear many things have changed for her. The actress matured a lot and now dedicates her time to charity work. She is a passionate PETA activist, but she recently reprised her legendary role in Baywatch for the movie as well.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez – ~$7,000
According to recent calculations, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s net worth currently sits around $7,000. The 29-year-old congresswoman broke a record when she swore herself in as the youngest woman to do so. It’s said that she still paying off student loans, but her net worth is believed to rise with her new salary which is higher than it ever was in the past.
Milo Ventimiglia – $5m
Milo Ventimiglia first caught everyone’s attention when he was cast as Jess Mariano in Gilmore Girls. It was not his last role either as he has guest starred on various shows over the years. He recently started playing the male lead on This Is Us and appeared in the Gilmore Girls reboot. He’s looking even better with age!
Dog the Bounty Hunter – $6m
Dog the Bounty Hunter is in the running for the title of ‘coolest job ever’. Needless to take, he takes his job very seriously. It is no joke to trace criminals on the loose, after all. He was in jail for 18 months as the bail bondsman for a pal of his. While inside, he learned about the fascinating career option.
Alexis Bledel – $8m
Alexis Bledel first won television viewers over when she starred in Gilmore Girls. We bet you already know that she played our beloved bookworm, Rory Gilmore. After the final season of the show, the actress landed parts in Post Grad, Sin City, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, and Tuck Everlasting. It was in 2016 that she reprised her first role in the Gilmore Girls reboot.
Nadya Suleman (Octomom) – $1 million
Do you remember Nadya “Octomom” Suleman? It was a huge story at the time, though she found herself in hot water when publicity died down. She filed for bankruptcy and her net worth dropped to a negative million in 2012. Luckily, she changed her lifestyle and started getting new offers yet again.
Rachael Ray – $60m
Rachael Ray is one of those people who can do just about anything. She is known as a cook, a television personality, an author, a businesswoman, and a philanthropist. She even went into acting beforehand! However, none of her achievements will top her creation of the ’30-Minute Meals’ concept, which she also taught courses about. We did tell you she was versatile.
Amber Heard – $9m
There is a good chance that you have heard about the messy divorce between Amber Heard and Johnny Depp. It would be a shame to avoid talking about how talented of an actress she is! In the past, she has worked on Pineapple Express, 3 Days To Kill, Drive Angry, Friday Night Lights, and Never Back Down. Without a doubt, she’ll land more offers in the future so be on the lookout!
Melissa Rauch – $9m
Melissa Rauch is well-known for her portrayal of Dr. Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz on the sitcom The Big Bang Theory. Apart from this, she has appeared on other small screen projects like The Office and True Blood. Apparently, she also did voiceover work for Ice Age: Collision Course!
Sarah Hyland – $9m
Sarah Hyland has earned a sizable fortune with all her big screen and small screen projects. However, we daresay her most prominent work is for Modern Family. Aside from the hit sitcom, she has also appeared in Hot in Cleveland, Date and Switch, Spanglish, Lipstick Jungle, Struck by Lightning, Law and Order: SVU, and All My Children.
Bolo Yeung – $1.5 Million
Bolo Yeung was born on July 3, 1946 in China. He became interested in martial arts at a young age and pursued his dreams of becoming an actor who does martial arts. While making his way onto the big screen where he would act with stars like Bruce Lee and Jean-Claude Van Damme, he became a professional bodybuilder. Now he is retired and living in California with a comfortable net worth of $1.5 million.
Kid Rock – $80m
Kid Rock made both a name for himself and his $80 million net worth as a music producer, actor, and multi-instrumentalist. He might be a big name in the modern rock industry at the moment, but it has not always been this way. As a matter of fact, he had a slow start and only experienced stardom after releasing his 6th album “Devil Without A Cause” in 1998. It was an international success that brought him more attention than ever. Isn’t it impressive that the album sold more than 13 million copies?
Mike Tyson – $3m
There is no way you have not heard of Mike Tyson. This professional boxer has gone through a lot of ups and downs in the 20 years that make up his career. He was the world heavyweight champion – but did you know he is also the record-holder when it comes to the youngest boxer to take home the heavyweight title? He was 20 years old when he accomplished this. His net worth once hit $300 million, though the athlete lost most of it.
Elisabeth Shue – $12.5m
Elisabeth Shue is a popular American actress who is worth $12.5 million. There were many incredible things she accomplished as a young woman. She used to play on all boys sports teams and juggled her studies at Harvard University and her onscreen debut at the same time. She has come a long way since those days. Perhaps you even remember her from Leaving Las Vegas, The Karate Kid, and the second and third installments of Back to the Future.
Keith Lemon-$ 10 Million
Keith lemon has been making headlines since 2008 when his vision of Celebrity Juice was brought to life. Comedian, actor, voice artist and caricaturist he is a man of many talents and many millions. With businesses, characters and his characters making it on to a variety of platforms it is exciting to see what is in store for Francis, or Lemon whichever you prefer.
Macaulay Culkin – $15m
We bet you remember former child actor Macaulay Culkin. Most people probably still think of him as little Kevin McCallister! Not that we blame them. However, it is a little unbelievable that he was only paid $100,000 for that iconic role. Good thing they made it up to him with his pay for Home Alone 2.
Tiger Woods – $740m
We bet you had no clue there is so much money in a golfing career! Before you make a career change, keep in mind that you need to be as skilled as Tiger Woods first. Most of his fortune comes from the earnings he made from his endorsements and event appearances. In the past, he was married to Elin Nordegren. Unfortunately, they called it quits after the cheating scandal.
Brett Favre – $100m
If you are a football fan, there is no way that you have not heard of Brett Favre. After all, he played in the NFL for an impressive 19 years. It should be mandatory to know who this NFL superstar is! With $100 million, he must be enjoying his retirement.
Megyn Kelly – $15m
News anchor, journalist, and political commentator Megyn Kelly began working for the Fox News Channel in 2004. While working there, she was able to make a name for herself in the industry. In 2016, she reportedly had a $15 million net worth. She left the network for NBC in December of the same year. Many suspect she received a pay raise after the switch, so there’s a good chance her net worth has since increased.
Mandy Moore – $10m
Not a lot of people know that Mandy Moore actually started in the music scene. She released a debut single in 1999, though it did not make much of an impression. Luckily, the same cannot be said for her acting career. Some of her most iconic roles are for Because I Said So, A Walk to Remember, and The Princess Diaries. Her more recent parts are for Tangled and This Is Us.
Amanda Bynes – $5m
It might be an understatement to say that Amanda Bynes did not have the best time in the past couple of years. A lot of things have changed since her days as a Hollywood teen star. She made a name for herself by starring in Hairspray, The Amanda Show, All That, She’s The Man, What A Girl Wants, and Easy A.
Lea Michele – $10m
The next person on our list is also a great singer and actress. There is a good chance you recognize Lea Michele, also known as Rachael from Glee. She has actually been acting for quite some time even before then, mostly on stage. She recently appeared on Scream Queens as well.
Chloe Grace Moretz – $12m
It would be wrong to be skeptical about Chloe Grace Moretz just because she is among the youngest people on this list. She was only 7 years old when she debuted with The Guardian. The talented woman has not paused once, so her long list of acting credits make sense.
Cher – $305m
Whoa, how is it possible that Cher has been active in the entertainment industry for about 5 decades now?! She might have launched her career with Sonny Bono, but she certainly saw more success when she launched a solo career. It’s pretty impressive that she has a net worth of $305 million. Have you seen how much heart she pours into her work? She certainly deserves it.
Monica Lewinsky – $500 thousand
Monica Lewinsky, unlike the other celebrities here, did not make her fortune with an entertainment career. Despite this, she experienced (or suffered) a lot of attention when her relationship with Bill Clinton came out. Her net worth is the combination of her earnings from her TV appearances, endorsements, and book deal. She also designed handbags before.
Ronda Rousey – $12m
Ronda Rousey is a bit of a pioneer in the judo world. She ended up becoming the first judoka winner of the World Judo Championship and then the first American female athlete judo winner at the Beijing Olympics. When she went into MMA, she popularized her signature move ‘armbar’. She has such a high net worth because of her brand endorsements and promotion work.
Gigi Hadid – $13m
Gigi Hadid is everywhere! We might not mean that literally, but you can probably spot a photo of her whenever you are out in public. The model has worked for high-end fashion brands like Anna Sui, Balmain, Chanel, Diane Von Furstenberg, Elie Saab, Marc Jacobs, Miu Miu, Fenty X Puma, Fendi, Versace, and Tom Ford. What an impressive list.
Ray Rice – $14m
If you do not remember Ray Rice, let us remind you that he was once the Baltimore Ravens running back. He made $14 million during the course of his career, but things ended rather abruptly for him. When the media found out he was charged with third-degree assault in 2014, the team terminated him right away.
Lauren Graham- $15m
We previously mentioned Rory Gilmore already, but what about her mother? Lauren Graham played Lorelei in Gilmore Girls for its entire run. Apart from that, she also starred in Evan Almighty, The Pacifier, Bad Santa, Because I Said So, and Sweet November. She also worked on Parenthood and the Gilmore Girls reboot.
Amy Schumer – $16m
It is no secret that Amy Schumer is only in the dawn of her career. The funny woman is making such a huge impression because she is so relatable. You should watch her film called Trainwreck and read her book called The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo.
Rosario Dawson – $16m
Rosario Dawson has appeared in numerous productions including Kids, Men in Black II, Rent, Sin City, Men in Black II, Seven pounds, Top Five, and Percy Jackson & the Olympians. She was also the winner of the Satellite Award for Best Actress for her appearance in Rent and Top Five. To Marvel fans, she will always be Night Nurse.
Lucy Liu – $16m
How could you possibly not know who Lucy Liu is? She first made waves as Ling Woo on Ally McBeal. Now boasting of a $16 million net worth, she has starred in Kung-Fu Panda, Kill Bill, Charlie’s Angels, and Chicago. She also got many nominations for different awards over the years. You can watch her play Joan Watson in Elementary.
Rebel Wilson – $16m
Rebel Wilson took Hollywood by storm with her comedic timing, feisty personality, and acting chops! The actress hails from Australia and made us all laugh with her performance in Bridesmaids, What To Expect When You’re Expecting, How To Be Single, This Means War, Pitch Perfect, and Struck By Lighting, and .
Liam Hemsworth – $16m
The Hemsworth family sure is beautiful! Aside from being a good-looking family, it is also one full of actors. Liam debuted in the United States with The Last Song, in which he starred with Miley Cyrus. It’s amazing that they are now married! He has also appeared in Independence Day: Resurgence, The Dressmaker, The Hunger Games, The Duel, and Love and Honor.
Kristen Bell – $16m
Kristen Bell became a household name when she played Veronica Mars in the TV show of the same name. Aside from that, she has appeared in big screen projects like The Boss, When In Rome, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, and You Again. We bet you had no idea she lent her voice to Princess Anna of Frozen. Nowadays, you can watch her in The Good Place.
Zac Efron – $18m
For most people, Zac Efron has and will always be synonymous to Troy Bolton from High School Musical. Sometimes, we still wish Zanessa was still a thing! Nonetheless, he keeps acting in all sorts of films including New Year’s Eve and 17 Again. You go, Zac!
Kate Upton – $20m
Kate Upton is most recognizable for posing for a Sports Illustrated cover back in 2011. The model appeared in the magazine’s cover in 2012 and 2013 again. She has also gone into acting. Check out her acting chops in The Other Woman and Tower Heist!
Christian Slater – $20m
Not a lot of people are aware that Christian Slater’s film debut was for The Legend of Billie Jean! You are more likely to remember him from Name of the Rose and Heathers instead. Although he has a bit of a reputation, he was once the most popular heartthrobs of the ‘90s.
Chrissy Metz – $300,000
There is another star from This Is Us on the list. Chrissy Metz plays Kate in the show, but she had a tough time getting to her current place. It’s a good thing she has always remained humble and grounded. Just like Kate, she is also passionate about body positivity.
Carrie Fisher – $25m
Did your heart break when you heard that Carrie Fisher, also known as Princess Leia, died of cardiac arrest? So did ours. At the time, she was 60 years old and had a net worth of $25 million. Most of her wealth came from her films and books. Her estate mostly went to her daughter, Billie Lourd.
Hilary Duff – $25m
We bet that you remember Lizzy McGuire from the Disney show of the same name. The character was played by none other than Hilary Duff! The actress tried her hand at singing at one point in the past, although it seems like acting is her real passion.
Stephanie McMahon – $25m
Many people were not surprised to find Stephanie McMahon in the wrestling scene. After all, she is the child of the WWE Chief Executive Officer! She does not appear on the stage anymore, but she is now the Creative Vice President. Her fellow wrestler Triple H is her husband. They have three children between them.
Colin Kaepernick – $25m
Apparently, Colin Kaepernick is also a very skill baseball player. When it was time to choose between the two sports, he opted to play football while studying at the University of Nevada. Nevertheless, the Chicago Cubs gave him an offer. He declined and later played for the San Francisco 49ers.
The top Jersey Shore stars – $26m
If you used to watch Jersey Shore, you probably remember Pauly D, JWoww Farley, and Snooki Polizzi. When it comes to their net worth, they own $15 million, $5 million, and $6 million respectively. They once appeared on red carpet events together, but they are busy taking care of their kids nowadays.
Vanessa Williams – $28m
It was in 1984 when Vanessa Williams became the first African-American winner of the Miss America pageant. It was unfortunate that she resigned early when unauthorized images of her were leaked by Penthouse. This was how she joined the acting and music industries. Perhaps you recognize this stunning lady from mSoul Food, Desperate Housewives, and Ugly Betty.
Emma Stone – $28m
When it comes to acting, Emma Stone is just like a chameleon. She does amazing at both comedies and dramas! You might have seen her in The Amazing Spider-Man, Birdman, Easy A, The Help, and La La Land. She will probably appear in more works in the future!
Mila Kunis – $30m
We were all thrilled to hear that Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are now together! They used to play a teenage couple in That ‘70s Show many years ago. She is such a talented actress, and we are glad people have noticed her talents. She was recently in Bad Moms alongside Kristen Bell and Christina Applegate.
Chris Pratt – $30m
Chris Pratt looks a lot different from the days when he was recognizable for playing Andy Dwyer! Whoa, he looks very different nowadays. He lost 60 pounds in a matter of six months to play a superhero part. In all honesty, we think he looks good no matter what!
Chester Bennington – $30 million
If you do not know who Chester Bennington is, it likely means you do not know about Linkin Park. During his time with the band, he made more and more of an impression. We were sad to hear that he passed away in 2017. He had been dealing with long-term depression at the time.
Demi Lovato – $30m
Demi Lovato started working in show business when she was only a little kid. However, it was only starring in Camp Rock that she made a lot of success. After that, she also served as a mentor on the X Factor. We are glad that her music career keeps reaching new heights.
Ryan Gosling – $30m
Do you remember Ryan Gosling when he played the main character in The Notebook? He and his costar Rachael McAdams actually tried their hand at romance. Unfortunately, things did not work out. He is now engaged to Eva Mendes, with whom he has two kids.
Chelsea Clinton – $30m
Chelsea Clinton is the only daughter and child of Bill and Hilary Clinton. Together with her husband Marc Mezvinsky, the two boast an impressive net worth of $30 million! Their wealth keeps increasing because is in hedge funding. No wonder.
Louis C.K. – $31m
True enough, Louis C.K. does not exactly fir what one might imagine a multimillionaire would look like. Despite what he might look like, the guy is a very successful stand-up comedian. He earned a lot of money when he was working on television projects and performing his stand-up comedy.
Ellen Pompeo – $35m
Considering the fact that this actress has been starring in her own long-running show, not a lot of people were surprised that she has a $35 million net worth. She started working on Grey’s Anatomy with a compensation of $300,000 for each episode. Color us impressed.
George Romero – $35m
George Romero is probably the person who made the most impact in the world of zombie films. His works include Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead, and Day of the Dead. Do not forget he worked on Dark Water and The Ring either! It was a sad day in July 2017 when the 77-year-old filmmaker passed away.
Dan Marino – $35m
Dan Marino has athletic skills that you do not see every single day. The Miami Dolphins player was even added to the Football Hall of Fame in the year 2005. When you see his credentials, you will figure out how he made it there. He now lives in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Ariana Grande – $35m
Ariana Grande has such a huge following! We can definitely understand why. However, many people are surprised to learn that she made her debut on Broadway. Despite this, she only got her breakthrough when she landed the role of Cat Valentine in the television program called Victorious.
Joel Osteen – $40m
Are you surprised to find a pastor and televangelist alongside musicians, politicians, and athletes? We would be too. Despite this, Joel Osteen deserves to be mentioned here. After all, his book sales have reached more than $0 million! Interestingly, he was once terrified of public speaking.
Susan Boyle – $40m
Susan Boyle is living a true rags-to-riches story, and we cannot be any prouder! The Scottish songstress got her start when she sang “I Dreamed A Dream” on Britain’s Got Talent in 2009. Before stunning all of us with that performance, she had been working at a kitchen.
Kaley Cuoco – $45m
Does the name Kaley Cuoco sound familiar? If so, we’re guessing it is because you watch The Big Bang Theory. The actress allegedly received $1 million for every episode. When it comes to her personal life, she once went out with onscreen partner Johnny Galecki. She was also married to Ryan Sweeting at some point!
Alyssa Milano – $45m
Alyssa Milano is most recognizable for starring on Who’s The Boss. Her impressive $45 million net worth was the result of her expansive acting career. She appeared on small screen projects like Charmed, Mistresses, and Melrose Place in the past. She also has two kids to boot.
Selena Gomez – $45m
Like her good friend Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez got her onscreen debut in Barney & Friends. After that, she was cast as Alex in Disney’s Wizard of Waverly Place. She was apparently paid $30,000 for every episode. Nowadays, she is busy with her impressive music career.
Judge Judy- $47m
Did you know that Judge Judy is considered one of the richest reality television stars? She was already reporting a $6 million annual income as of 2010. However, she has already been making waves in the television industry since 1996. The show is actually still going strong!
Melissa McCarthy – $50m
Melissa McCarthy has never failed to cheer us up! This comedic star made it big as Sookie from Gilmore Girls. Since then, she has starred in numerous other productions. Perhaps you remember her from Tammy, Bridesmaids, and Spy! If not, it might have something to do with her significant weight loss.
Hugh Hefner – $50m
There was a point in which businessman Hugh Hefner had $200 million to his name. However, his net worth went down significantly after Playboy sales started to drop. Nonetheless, he did pretty well with a fortune of $50 million at the time of his passing.
Johnny Galecki – $50m
To no one’s surprise, Johnny Galecki made it to this list too. After all, he also made $1 million per episode of the show. The show has a lot of seasons, so it was only a matter of time before he hit a net worth of $50 million. His other acting credits are for I Know What You Did Last Summer, Vanilla Sky, and other Broadway plays.
Jeremy Clarkson – $55m
Jeremy Clarkson is an opinionated and outspoken journalist and writer. He began to get more and more popular when he landed his Top Gear hosting gig. He has plenty of assets such as a lighthouse, eight luxury cars, and a luxury home in Oxfordshire. We have to admit we are very jealous of him!
Natalie Portman – $60m
Natalie Portman is yet another actress who started acting at a young age. She was just 13 years old when she starred in Leon: The Professional. She is now older with more works to her name. She and Benjamin Millepied tied the knot in 2012. Together, they welcomed two children into the world.
Adam Levine – $60m
There is no way that you have no idea about who Adam Levine is! The edgy Maroon 5 frontman was a bit of a ladies’ man before. Luckily, he has since found true love with Behati Prinsloo, with whom he has a daughter. He recently served as a mentor on The Voice as well.
Britney Spears – $63m
Did you know that Britney Spears debuted in the Mickey Mouse Club with Ryan Gosling, Christina Aguilera, and Justin Timberlake? This talented woman made a name for herself with her pop hits back in the early 2000s. She went through a couple of rough patches, but we’re glad she is now happy!
Jennifer Garner – $65m
We know – it is pretty hard to believe that Jennifer Garner has been in show business for over two decades already! Her onscreen debut came with the made-for-television film, Zoya. It’s been a while since then, but the actress has not yet expressed any desire in quitting.
Emma Watson – $70m
We doubt you are surprised to hear that Emma Watson made it to this list. We first go to know her as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, though she has also starred in numerous other productions. She was also the one to snag the role of Belle in the new Beauty and the Beast.
Kim Cattrall – $75m
Kim Cattrall became a familiar face when she was cast as Samantha Jones in HBO’s Sex and the City. She actually won a Golden Globe for it! Did you know that the actress has been married three times? If you are interested to hear about her personal life, check out her book!
Kelly Ripa – $75m
Although Kelly Ripa made her onscreen debut in All My Children, she only got her breakthrough role in Live with Regis and Kathie. When Regis left the show, they decided to change it to Live with Kelly instead. The actress now has an annual salary of $20 million.
Larry the Cable Guy – $80m
Daniel Lawrence Whitney is also known as Larry the Cable Guy. He is a successful country musician and comedic actor. Over the course of his career, he has made seven albums and worked on films such as Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, Delta Force, and Witless Protection. In 2005, he and Cara Whitney got married. They have been blessed with two kids.
Tim Allen – $80m
Tim Allen got his start in Hollywood with the ABC show, Home Improvement. The show went on for 8 seasons during the ‘90s, which was how he became America’s favorite ‘handyman’. He also portrayed Mike Baxter in Last Man Standing and voiced Buzz Lightyear.
Bill O’Reilly – $85m
Bill O’Reilly is a journalist, political commentator, and host. He made waves when he started hosting The O’Reilly Factor. He launched his career in the ‘80s, during which he was employed by WNEP-TV. Aside from that, he is also the author of fifteen books and counting.
Reba McEntire – $95m
Reba McEntire is a singer-songwriter who shot into stardom after joining Mercury Records in 1975. This talented lady was appropriately named the ‘Queen of Country’ and made over 80 million sales since then. It was in 1990 that she made her acting debut in Tremors.
Howard Stern – $95m
Howard Stern made a name for himself with The Howard Stern Show. It was always his dream to become a radio personality, so we’re happy for him. There was a point in time when 20 million people tuned in to the morning show. The radio star joined the National Radio Hall of Fame in 2012.
Jeff Foxworthy – $100m
Jeff Foxworthy is best known as a Blue Collar Comedy Tour member. He went to Georgia Tech for some time but eventually dropped out. He worked at IBM for a while as well. His career switch happened with the encouragement of his colleagues. His sitcom, The Jeff Foxworthy Show was very successful.
Caitlyn Jenner – $100m
Former Olympian Caitlyn Jenner is doing just fine, to say the least. Her athletic career likely contributed to her net worth, but we bet a bigger chunk came from the publicity she got after the gender change. The rest of the family is also doing well, but she is even richer than her ex-spouse Kris Jenner!
Bradley Cooper – $100m
Man, can Bradley Cooper stop being perfect and leave some for us? This man is gorgeous, talented, funny, and extremely wealthy. He made a name for himself by acting in The Hangover trilogy, but his net worth improved thanks to this endorsement deals as well.
Jesse James – $100m
Jesse James is a television personality best known for building his very own bike empire. He also went into the entertainment, fashion, publication, and restaurant industries. It is pretty amazing that his TV show, Monster Garage, became one of the highest paid Discovery Channel shows!
Bill & Hillary Clinton – $110m
The Clinton couple is also here of course – that’s the whole family now! Hillary and Bill have a combined net worth of $110 million. That is $30 million for her and $80 million for him. Although they had a rough time in the ‘90s, their wealth grew thanks to their writing, speaking, and consulting gigs.
Roger Moore – $110 million
Roger Moore had the honor of being the third actor to portray James Bond. He played 007 from 1973 to 1985. He also starred in Spice World, Boat World, and My Riviera. Did you know he was a philanthropist who worked with UNICEF and PETA? Unfortunately, he passed away in 2017.
Angelina Jolie – $160m
If you are even mildly interested in Hollywood films, you already know Angelina Jolie. Apart from acting, she also voiced the Kung Fu Panda character Tigress. We’re a little jealous to hear that she was financially made after Tomb Raider already. Luckily, she spends her free time and money helping people in need.
Gordon Ramsay- $160m
We are sure you know who Gordon Ramsay is. He is the world-famous chef with five-star restaurants, a feisty attitude, and reality TV shows. We’re sure you have watched Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares, Hell’s Kitchen, and Master Chef in the past! Despite the bad reputation he has, he is actually an awesome person.
John Travolta – $170m
There is no doubt in our minds that John Travolta is accustomed to the spotlight already. He has been active in the industry for 40 years already, after all. The actor is best known for Face Off and Grease. How cool is it that he paid for a private plane he can fly?
Julia Roberts – $170m
Julia Roberts might just have the most beautiful smile in the world! We are proud that this talented actress has successfully carved a name for herself in show business. Although she gets many job offers, she likes to read the script thoroughly before accepting a role.
Christopher Nolan – $180m
Christopher Nolan is the director of numerous hit films, so we are not surprised to hear that he has amassed an impressive fortune over the years. The talented filmmaker definitely deserves it. After all, his Batman movies completely changed the way we view superhero flicks.
Denzel Washington – $200m
Denzel Washington is a talented actor who has made a name for himself thanks to his million-dollar smile and acting skills. You probably remember him from Training Day, Malcolm X, Remember The Titans, and American Gangster. We’ll leave it at that since it would take a long time to enumerate the rest of his works!
Wayne Gretzky – $200m
Wayne Gretzky played in the NHL for 20 years, so we can see how he earned a spot on this list. He is known as one of the top hockey players in history. At different points in his career, he played for the St. Louis Blues, Long Angeles Kings, Edmonton Oilers, and New York Rangers. He also earned a spot in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Sandra Bullock – $200m
Another Hollywood veteran on our list, we have the talented Sandra Bullock. She is an Academy Award-winning actress who has starred in Two Weeks Notice, The Heat, Practical Magic, While You Were Sleeping, and Miss Congeniality. One of the most admirable things about her is that she does well in both comedies and dramas!
Robert De Niro – $200m
We are sure you are familiar with Robert De Niro. He might no longer be in his prime, but he continues to act nonetheless. As a matter of fact, you might have watched him in any of the following: Dirty Grandpa, The Intern, Last Vegas, American Hustle, and Silver Linings Playbook.
Harrison Ford – $210m
Harrison Ford is yet another popular Hollywood veteran. There is no way he would not have made it to the list. He portrayed iconic characters like Han Solo and Indiana Jones. He recently appeared in the latest Star Wars film, so make sure to check that out. He also starred in What Lies Beneath, Cowboys & Aliens, Ender’s Game, and Sabrina.
Robert Downey Jr. – $220m
True enough, it will be hard to play a role that is more legendary than Iron Man. However, it would be a disservice to forget about the rest of his filmography. Among other things, he also starred in Zodiac, The Avengers, Sherlock Holmes, and Tropic Thunder. However, we bet his top accomplishment is his personal development.
Mark Wahlberg – $225m
It’s a little unbelievable, but actor and producer Mark Wahlberg started out as a member of New Kids on the Block and model for Calvin Klein. It was when he started acting that he became a true star. You can watch him in The Fighter, Transformers, The Departed, and Ted.
Leonardo DiCaprio – $245m
At last, Leonardo DiCaprio finally won a much-deserved Academy Award. If we could have it our way, this would’ve happened a long time ago. He is best known for Blood Diamond, The Revenant, Titanic, and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape. The actor is also an environmentalist.
Peter Sallis – $245m
Peter Sallis is the British actor who did voiceover work for Wallace of the Wallace & Gromit films. Aside from this, he also brought Norman Clegg to life in The Last of the Summer Wine. We were sad to hear of his passing in June 2017.
George Clooney – $250m
ER was where actor George Clooney got his big break. Since then, he shot into stardom courtesy of his acting skills, good looks, and irresistible charms. Did you know that he is also passionate about the environment and human rights? Acting aside, he has worked as a producer as well.
Will Smith – $260m
We all fell in love with Will Smith when he was playing the Fresh Prince. He has since starred in many other productions including Ali, I Am Legend, Hitch, Hancock, Suicide Squad, Men in Black, Bad Boys, and Wild Wild West. The actor has also worked as a producer in the past!
Sean Connery – $300m
Can you believe that Sean Connery was a milkman at one point in his life? This Oscar winner earned a name for himself when he was cast as James Bond. Apart from the 007 films, he was also in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, The Hunt for Red October, Macbeth, The Untouchables, and First Knight.
Bjorn Ulvaeus – $300m
We are sure you have heard of the band called ABBA. Bjorn is a co-founder of this iconic band, though we don’t think they knew how popular they were going to be. He has also done some composing work before and even produced the hit film, Mamma Mia.
Jackie Chan – $300m
Jackie Chan is one of the most successful martial artists and actors in history. He made his Hollywood breakthrough in 1998. Since then, he has always made all of us laugh! We are glad to hear that he continues to perform. Doesn’t he look great for his age?
Bruce Springsteen – $300m
Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen is sure one talented musician! Although he started his career back in the ‘60s, success only came for him in the following decade. Since then, he has earned numerous accolades, awards, and nominations for his work. He has two Golden Globes and an Oscar to his name!
Keanu Reeves – $350m
Whoa, what can Keanu Reeves not do? He has starred in both romantic comedies and action films alike. He has starred in many films including One Step Away, The Matrix, Speed, Constantine, The Whole Truth, and The Neon Demon. Apparently, he is also a huge motorcycling enthusiast!
Jessica Alba – $350m
Jessica Alba is a wonderful actress, and you can definitely tell when you learn she is worth $350 million. She has been acting since the tender age of 13. Considering how beautiful and talented she is, it is not surprising to see how successful she has become.
Taylor Swift – $360m
You could not possibly have escaped the influence of Taylor Swift! The musician released hit songs such as Shake It Off, Our Song, Bad Blood, Tim McGraw, and Love Story. She has also tried her luck in acting before. She appeared in works such as Valentine’s Day and The Giver.
Clint Eastwood – $375m
Clint Eastwood might have had his beginnings as an actor, but he soon found out he was also a talented producer and director. He has since brought home many awards for all of his hard work. You are probably familiar with American Sniper, Unforgiven, Million Dollar Baby, and Letters from Iwo Jima.
Sylvester Stallone – $400m
The action star Sylvester Stallone became a familiar face when he took on projects like Rambo and Rocky. The actor once worked as a boxing promoter before if you can believe it. He has gone through three marriages, but it seems like Jennifer Flavin is the one for him.
Johnny Depp – $400m
While Johnny Depp has been in the entertainment industry for a while now, his net worth only saw a significant increase in the last decade. He is best known for playing strange characters in Sleepy Hollow, Nightmare on Elm Street, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Chocolat, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Alice in Wonderland.
Jack Nicholson $400m
Jack Nicholson is one of the most talented men in the film industry, period. This talented actor never failed to impress us when he appeared in projects like The Bucket List, Batman, The Departed, A Few Good Man, The Witches of Eastwick, and Something’s Gotta Give.
Mel Gibson – $425m
It is true that Mel Gibson does not have the best reputation in the entertainment industry. Despite this, he has enough money to fund Passion of the Christ on his own! The controversial figure also starred in What Women Want, The Patriot, and Lethal Weapon.
Peter Jackson – $450m
Peter Jackson is the one we need to thank for bringing the Lord of the Rings trilogy to life. Aside from this, he also adapted The Hobbit for the big screen. In our opinion, he deserves those four BAFTAs, three Academy Awards, and the Golden Globe he has under his belt!
Victoria Beckham – $450m
Do you remember Posh Spice? The former Spice Girls member is here as well. Victoria Beckham is not only beautiful, but she is also talented and business savvy. She now has a net worth of $450 million courtesy of her work as a businesswoman and fashion designer.
Beyoncé Knowles – $450m
Beyonce used to be a member of Destiny’s Child. When they split up and she pursued a solo career, she became extremely famous. That’s how it is when you are as talented as Queen Bey! Her husband, Jay Z, is another talented musician. She is allegedly worth $450 million, which is very impressive.
James Patterson – $470m
James Patterson is the author of plenty of books you will find in the bookstore. He has received fair compensation for the books he penned, especially the ones with onscreen adaptations. His works include Kiss the Girls, Along Came a Spider, 1st to Die, Cross, Zoo, and Women’s Murder Club.
Rush Limbaugh – $470m
Have you heard of the radio host and political commentator Rush Limbaugh? If not, you need to keep up with the times. He made a name for himself with the controversial The Rush Limbaugh Show. Just keep in mind that he is outspoken about his conservative opinions.
Coldplay – $475m
Coldplay is a rock band from the UK who attained the kind of fame many music groups wish they had. It was first formed in 1996 and consists of Guy Berryman, Chris Martin, Will Champion, and Johnny Buckland. Initially called Pectoralz and Starfish, they now have numerous tours and albums!
Tom Cruise – $500m
Tom Cruise earned the moniker Mr. Reliable because movies always went on to become hits as long as he was in them. If anything, it was an effective move for Jack Reacher, The Last Samurai, Eyes Wide Shut, Top Gun, Minority Report, and Jack Reacher.
Elton John – $500m
Elton John might be past his prime but that does not make his work any less relevant. Impressively, he has been active in the industry for fifty years now. He also received a Tony, an Oscar, a Golden Globe, five Grammys, and five Brit awards. Don’t forget how hard he works to raise HIV/AIDS awareness!
Mariah Carey – $520m
We bet you are not surprised to see Mariah Carey on the list. We can only hope that this diva is enjoying the fruits of her labor! After all, we cannot think of anyone else in the music industry who worked harder than she did.
Shah Rukh Khan – $600m
Shah Rukh Khan is known as the King of Bollywood! This is fitting since he is the highest grossing Bollywood actor ever. He has worked on 80 films and won numerous awards over the years. His wife is Gauri, with whom he has three kids.
Chuck Lorre – $600m
TV producer, writer, and composer Chuck Lorre became famous when he created Two and a Half Men and The Big Bang Theory. Here is a quote that seems to describe him well: “I am wired on some deep level to seek out something to be worried and obsess about.”
Celine Dion – $630m
Celine Dion would not have such a high net worth if it weren’t for her MGM Grand Vegas contract and album sales. While the Titanic soundtrack was iconic, it would be a shame to forget about her other albums. Check out Let’s Talk About Love, Taking Chances, A New Day Has Come, Miracle, and One Heart.
Dr. Dre – $700m
Dr. Dre was the person who discovered Eminem, made Beats By Dre, and performed with N.W.A. He definitely deserves all the hundreds of millions of dollars in his bank accounts. He has also tried his hand at acting at some point in his very successful career.
James Cameron – $700m
James Cameron is the director of award-winning films like Avatar and Titanic. How amazing is it that he met his wife, Suzy Amis, on the set of Titanic? Aside from these, he is also an environmentalist and philanthropist. He makes significant contributions to these causes.
Jay-Z – $700m
Jay-Z has received the moniker Godfather of Rap, which is appropriate when you consider how much time he has spent in the industry already. Not only is he a rapper and music producer, but he is also the one and only husband of Queen Beyonce herself!
P Diddy – $760m
Call him P Diddy or Sean Combs, it doesn’t change the fact that he is worth $760 million. Although he has not been under the music spotlight lately, he is doing just fine. It seems like he is focusing more on his work in the film and alcohol industries at the moment.
Madonna – $800m
Madonna is probably one of the most successful female music artists ever. Not a lot of people can claim that they are both the queen and princess of a single genre. The pop star is now the mother of three kids: Rocco, Lourdes, and David.
U2 – $838m
There was a time when U2 was considered to be the greatest band ever. The Irish music group was first formed in 1976 with members Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen, Bono, and The Edge. These men have gone through many things together, that is for sure.
Jerry Bruckheimer – $850m
Jerry Bruckheimer is one of the hottest movie producers in Hollywood. When it comes to the big screen, he has worked on Armageddon, Top Gun, Black Hawk Down, Con Air, Beverly Hills Cop, Pearl Harbor, and Bad Boys. His TV projects include The Amazing Race, CSI, and Cold Case.
J.K. Rowling – $1bn
J.K. Rowling is a certified billionaire, but we bet she did not think she would get there when she was still on welfare! Luckily, her Harry Potter books became a hit. The rest is history. Hopefully, writers from all over the world will be inspired by her amazing journey.
Paul McCartney – $1.2bn
Paul McCartney is a legendary musician with the net worth to match. He might not perform much anymore, he can afford to do so with his net worth of a billion dollars. Interestingly, he joined the cast members of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales!
Andrew Lloyd Webber – $1.2bn
Andrew Lloyd Webber, without a doubt, is the greatest composer alive. The Phantom of the Opera and Cats are some of the longest running Broadway shows in history. Not only is he a Golden Globe and Academy Award winner, but he also has many Tonys and Grammys to his name.
Jami Gertz – $2bn
Jami Gertz made a name for herself when she starred in films like Less Than Zero, Sixteen Candles, The Lost Boys, Quicksilver, Twister, and Crossroads. In television, she appeared in Still Standing and The Neighbors. She and her husband Antony Ressler entered numerous business ventures together.
Oprah Winfrey – $3.2bn
We all Oprah Winfrey for her business skills, charisma, and hard work. With some luck, she became a multibillionaire! Her talk show paved the way for her, and she eventually launched a network by herself. She also acts sometimes, but only when she is offered the right role.
Steven Spielberg – $3.6bn
We have another successful director on our list! Steven Spielberg became a household name after working on Super 8, Jaws, and ET. We are happy that his amazing art has been given proper recognition. Pop culture would be different if he has not been around.
George Lucas – $5.4bn
We all know that George Lucas is the creator of the Star Wars film, but did you know he also worked on the Indiana Jones series? It’s true! He earned the number one spot on the last when he sold Star Wars to Disney for a cool $4 billion. Whoa.
Jenna Jameson – $10m
During the ‘90s, no one could compete with Jenna Jameson for the dominance of the adult film industry. In those days, she appeared and directed in many movies. She also published several books! She has retired since then, but her legacy is here to stay forever.
Jim Carrey – $150 million
Funny guy Jim Carrey has made a name for himself when he starred in comedy films like The Mask, Ace Ventura, Bruce Almighty, and Dumb and Dumber. He showed us he has range when he starred in serious projects like The Bad Batch, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and Number 23.
Queen Elizabeth II – $485 million
Why would you be surprised to find Queen Elizabeth II on the list? After all, she is a true royal. True enough, the monarch has gone through some monetary ups and downs. Nonetheless, she has always lead a comfortable life. That might just be the understatement of the century!
Bill Cosby – $400m
Apparently, Bill Cosby has a net worth of $400 million. He was on the news fairly recently when sexual harassment allegations came out. He has since been convicted for several charges, but no one expected to hear such terrible things about someone like the actor.
Stan Lee – $50 – 80 million
Can you come up with a more successful comic book writer than Stan Lee? We doubt it. He has our thanks for creating our beloved Marvel characters. Although his net worth is impressive, it could have been higher if he did not make poor financial decisions in the past. He died on November 12, 2018.
Lady Gaga – $300 million
We cannot deny that Lady Gaga was always made to be a star. This musician is not only talented, but she is also brave and charming. She recently dipped her toes into acting with A Star Is Born. No matter what, her fans will always have her back!