Get ready to hear about the most successful people the world has ever seen. These are the people who have climbed the ladder and reached the top of their career! The list has Hollywood A-listers, politicians, authors, and athletes. Let us take a look to see how much they are worth.
John Heard – $3.5 million
John Heard is an actor who made millions with his career. He has appeared in various films such as Big and Home Alone. Perhaps you also recognize him from the TV shows CSI: Miami, Law and Order, Miami Vice, and The Sopranos. Sadly, he passed away in 2017.
Stacy Keibler – $4.5m
Stacy Keibler is a gorgeous lady who made a name for herself as a WWE wrestler. She has gone into modeling and acting as well. While she has since retired from pro wrestling, she has appeared in projects like Samurai Girl and Dancing with the Stars in the past. She also previously dated George Clooney.
Torrie Wilson – $5m
Here is another WWE pro wrestler on the list. Torrie Wilson has a bank account that you will envy as well. In the past, she has also worked as a model and actress. She used to join fitness contests and even went on to become Miss Galaxy 1998. Before she joined WWE, she went by the name Samantha in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) instead. It comes as no surprise to hear that she has graced the covers of Playboy as well.
Dog the Bounty Hunter – $6m
Dog the Bounty Hunter made a name for himself by hunting down criminals on the loose. His show is definitely one of the most fascinating things you will find on television right now. Apparently, he spent 18 months in jail as the bail bondsman for his friend who killed a drug dealer. He learned bounty hunting during his time behind bars.
Alexis Bledel – $8m
Alexis Bledel made up one-half of the Gilmore Girls. You probably already know that this beautiful lady played Rory Gilmore on the show. Aside from playing the bookworm we all loved, she also starred in other projects like Tuck Everlasting, Post Grad, Sin City, and The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. She went on to reprise her breakout role when she joined the cast of Gilmore Girls for a reboot in 2016.
Nadya Suleman (Octomom) – $1 million
After the media attention died down, Nadya Suleman, AKA Octomom, found herself in hot water. In 2012, she actually applied for bankruptcy. At the time, she had a net worth of negative one million dollars. Yikes! When she decided to turn things around, offers and publicity started to come her way once more.
Robin Williams – $130m
Before the legendary actor Robin Williams passed away, he boasted of a net worth of $130 million. He also spent a long time in show business, although his bank accounts suffered blows after his two divorces. The actor was nearing bankruptcy before he passed away, but he made sure to secure the future of his children by creating a trust fund with $130 million for them. The kids are due to get one-third of it when they turn 21 years old.
Rachael Ray – $60m
It just feels like Rachael Ray can do everything. She is an author, a businesswoman, a philanthropist, a TV personality, and a cook. She was the person who came up with the concept of ’30-Minute Meals’ and taught courses revolving around it. This was how she got television show offers and published cookbooks. She once tried her hand at acting as well.
Mike Tyson – $3m
Everyone got to know Mike Tyson during his time as a professional boxer. His career has fluctuated over the years, and so did his wealth. He now has a net worth of $3 million, down from his previous one of $300 million. Oh well, that’s life for you.
Amber Heard – $9m
Actress Amber Heard has appeared in various projects like Pineapple Express, 3 Days to Kill, Drive Angry, and Friday Night Lights in the past. She recently made headlines when her divorce from and allegations against Johnny Depp came to light. The talented actress is probably going to appear in more projects in the future, so stay tuned.
Amanda Bynes – $5m
It is not a secret that Amanda Bynes has had it rough for the past few years. There was a time when she used to be the teen queen of Hollywood. She is best known for her performance in She’s The Man, Hairspray, All That, The Amanda Show, Easy A, and What A Girl Wants.
Melissa Rauch – $9m
Melissa Rauch is most recognizable for her portrayal of Dr. Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz on the sitcom The Big Bang Theory. Apart from this, you must have seen her on television shows such as The Office and True Blood. Perhaps you have also realized that she lent her voice for Ice Age: Collision Course.
Macaulay Culkin – $15m
Macaulay Culkin became famous when he was still very young. We all know that he was the kid who brought Kevin McCallister to life. Apparently, he received only $100k for the work he did in Home Alone. The good news is that they decided to pay him a much higher amount when he worked on the sequel.
Kid Rock – $80m
Kid Rock is one talented multi-instrumentalist, actor, and music producer. He has accumulated a net worth of $80 million over the years. He is now a household name thanks to his influence on the history of modern rock music. However, he has a pretty unlikely career trajectory. Did you know that his career only took off with his sixth album? His 1998 album “Devil Without A Cause” went on to be a huge international hit, and he started to earn a lot of attention. It sold over 13 million copies worldwide.
Elisabeth Shue – $12.5m
Did you know that actress Elisabeth Shue has a net worth amounting to $12.5 million? She was used to challenges because she once played on an all-boys sports team as a child. Aside from that, she was a working student when she was at Harvard University. At the time, she had been trying to start her acting career. She has appeared in Leaving Las Vegas, The Karate Kid, and the Back To The Future sequels.
Tiger Woods – $740m
We bet you are not surprised to hear that there was this much money in the sport. Tiger Woods is actually one of the top-paid athletes the world has ever seen. A large part of his net worth comes from his event appearances and endorsements. He was once married to a Swedish model Elin Nordegren, although they called it quits when his cheating scandal came to light.
Bolo Yeung – $1.5 Million
Bolo Yeung is a Chinese-born martial artist and film actor. He is best known for starring in action movies during the ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s. He used to play a lot of villains in these flicks. One of his biggest projects had been Bloodsport, which starred Jean-Claude Van Damme. Yeung has a net worth of $1.5 million.
Brett Favre – $100m
Brett Favre boasts of many NFL records to his name. He was active in the league for nearly two decades. His is a face that every American recognizes. Let us hope that he is enjoying his retirement.
Monica Lewinsky – $500 thousand
Most of the people we have seen so far are entertainers or athletes. Monica Lewinsky is rather different because she did not enter those careers. She became a household name when her affair with Pres. Bill Clinton came to light. Her net worth went up thanks to a book deal, TV appearances, and endorsements. She used to design and sell handbags as well.
Samuel L. Jackson – $220 Million
Samuel L. Jackson has spent a long time in show business by name. He has left a huge impact on Hollywood. He has appeared in movies like Shaft, Django Unchained, S.W.A.T., and Pulp Fiction in the past. He is one of the biggest actors in the biz thanks to his good looks, iconic voice, and acting chops.
O.J. Simpson – $3 Million
This former NFL star must be having the time of his life after spending nine long years behind bars. O.J. Simpson might no longer be locked up, but he still needs to pay up some of the debts he has. After taking into consideration all the money he spent on the 1996 civil trial and its interest, the numbers come up to $70 million. Yikes. At the moment, he has a net worth of $3 million.
Amanda Seyfried – $10m
Amanda Seyfried must be one of the most talented women out there. She does not only act very well, but she has also been blessed with an angelic voice. You only need to watch her in Mamma Mia and Les Miserables to see what we mean. She started out by appearing in Veronica Mars and Mean Girls.
Megyn Kelly – $15m
Megyn Kelly is a well-known news anchor, journalist, and political commentator. In 2004, she began to work for the Fox News Channel. The rest, as they say, is history. As of 2016, she had a reported net worth of around $15 million. Later that year, she left FOX News and started working for NBC. There is a good chance that she switched networks after she was offered a higher pay grade. She might be worth more now.
Mandy Moore – $10m
Even though she is more popular for her acting skills, Mandy Moore actually got her start as a musician. In 1999, she released her debut single. Sadly, it did not really make an impact. However, she had much better luck when it comes to acting. She has worked on projects like The Princess Diaries, A Walk To Remember, Because I Said So, Tangled, and This Is Us since then.
Sarah Hyland – $9m
Sarah Hyland earned a lot of money thanks to her work in the acting industry. She is most famous for her role in Modern Family, that much is true. However, the young actress has also worked on All My Children, Date and Switch, Spanglish, Struck by Lighting, Hot in Cleveland, Law and Order: SVU, and Lipstick Jungle.
Lea Michele – $10m
Next, we have yet another lovely lady who knows how to act and sing at the same time. Lea Michele went on to become a big star when she played Rachel in Glee. She used to act on the stage even before this, however. She has also appeared in Scream Queens.
Chloe Grace Moretz – $12m
Chloe Grace Moretz might be young, but that has not stopped her from making $12 million since she began acting at the age of 7. Her first onscreen role was for The Guardian. The young adult has been acting since then, and you only need to see her filmography to figure out that she works very hard.
Cher – $305m
Can you believe that Cher has been killing it in the entertainment industry since the ‘60s? She got her start when she and Sonny Bono worked together. When the two of them divorced, her solo career fetched her even more success. We daresay that she deserves all this and more. Awesome job, Cher!
Ronda Rousey – $12m
Ronda Rousey went on to become the first judoka to win at the World Judo Championship. Aside from that, she was also the first female athlete from the US to bring home a judo medal when she took part in the Beijing Olympics of 2008. She also went into MMA and coined the move ‘armbar’. She has earned a lot of money thanks to her promotions and endorsements.
Gigi Hadid – $13m
Doesn’t it feel like you will see Gigi Hadid anywhere you look? The blonde beauty has collaborated with a number of luxury fashion houses. In the past, she has worked for Versace, Chanel, Anna Sui, Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Diane Von Furstenberg, Elie Saab, Fendi, Balmain, and Tommy Hilfiger. If you thought that was a lot, we want you to know that this is not even the complete list.
Ray Rice – $14m
Ray Rice used to be the running back for the Baltimore Ravens. When he was playing on the field, he earned $14 million. In 2014, his football career had to come to an end when he got charged with third-degree assault. When the news broke out, his team terminated him right away.
Lauren Graham- $15m
We already talked about Rory Gilmore, so this time we have Lauren Graham AKA Lorelei Gilmore. She also starred in Evan Almighty, Bad Santa, Sweet November, The Pacifier, and Because I Said So. More recently, the actress also appeared in Parenthood and the Gilmore Girls reboot.
Amy Schumer – $16m
Amy Schumer has only gotten started, but she already has $16 million to her name. The funny woman is such a big hit among comedy lovers because she is so relatable. She worked on her film Trainwreck and released a book titled The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo. We can’t wait to see what she does next.
Rosario Dawson – $16m
Rosario Dawson is most famous for her work in movies like Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Top Five, Sin City, Kids, Seven Pounds, Clerks II, Rent, and Men in Black II. Are you aware that she ended up winning the Satellite Award for Best Actress for her performance in Top Five and Rent? If you are a Marvel fan, you might recognize her as Night Nurse.
Lucy Liu – $16m
Lucy Liu first made it big when she brought Ling Woo to life on Ally McBeal. She now has a net worth of $16 million. In the past, she worked on Charlie’s Angels, Chicago, Kung-Fu Panda, and Kill Bill. She has received nominations for various awards over the years. She recently starred in Elementary as well.
Rebel Wilson – $16m
Rebel Wilson is definitely a force to be reckoned with. This Australian actress made a name for herself when she starred in Bridesmaids. Apart from that, she also worked on Pitch Perfect, This Means War, How To Be Single, Struck By Lightning, and What To Expect When You’re Expecting. We love her!
Liam Hemsworth – $16m
Liam Hemsworth comes from a beautiful and talented family. He made a name for himself in the US when he appeared in The Last Song with Miley Cyrus. He also impressed all of us when he worked in Love and Honor, The Duel, The Dressmaker, The Hunger Games, and Independence Day: Resurgence.
Kristen Bell – $16m
Kristen Bell became famous when she started playing the role of Veronica Mars. She has worked on big screen projects as well. Maybe you even recognize her from The Bass, You Again, When In Rome, and Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Did you know that she was the voice behind Princess Anna of Frozen? Aside from that, she is currently making us laugh out loud in The Good Place.
Zac Efron – $18m
Zac Efron has made a name for himself when he played Troy Bolton in High School Musical. A lot of fans continue to mourn the demise of Zanessa. He has come a long way since his Disney days. Some of his other projects are 17 Again and New Year’s Eve.
Kate Upton – $20m
Kate Upton is a model who made a splash when she appeared on the cover of a 2011 Sports Illustrated issue. She graced the cover of the magazine once more in 2012 and 2013. She has tried her hand at acting too. If you want to see more of her, go watch Tower Heist and The Other Woman.
Christian Slater – $20m
Did you know that Christian Slater started doing film projects when he starred in The Legend of Billie Jean during the ‘80s? However, his biggest works have to be Heathers and Name of the Rose. Even though he has since earned a bad rep, he used to be one of the most sought-after actors of the ‘90s.
Chrissy Metz – $300,000
Chrissy Metz is one of the stars of This Is Us. The actress plays Kate on the drama series. You would be wrong if you assume that she had it easy. Even though she has achieved a lot of things over the years, she continues to be humble and grounded. She is a huge body positivity advocate.
Carrie Fisher – $25m
We all mourned the death of the actress who brought Princess Leia to life! Carrie Fisher had $25 million to her name at the time of her death. She made her fortune from her books and films and left it to her child Billie Lourd. She was just 60 years old when she suffered the fatal cardiac arrest. RIP, Carrie.
Hilary Duff – $25m
We doubt that Hilary Duff can ever eclipse her portrayal of Lizzy McGuire from the Disney sitcom. She also tried to get into the music industry. However, it looks like acting her true passion in life.
Stephanie McMahon – $25m
Stephanie McMahon is the daughter of the CEO of WWE, so it does not come as a surprise to hear that she is also passionate about the stage. She no longer performs, although she has started working as the Creative Vice President. She is married to Triple H, with whom she has three children.
Colin Kaepernick – $25m
Did you know that Colin Kaepernick used to be in baseball as well? However, he decided to take football seriously when he started attending the University of Nevada. Despite this, he still got an offer from the Chicago Cubs. This Wisconsin native chose football and ended up joining the San Francisco 49ers.
The top Jersey Shore stars – $26m
Below are Pauly D, Snooki Polizzi, and JWoww. The three of them made it big when they starred in the reality TV program called Jersey Shore. They are worth $15 million, $6 million, and $5 million respectively. They no longer show up on the red carpet that much since they are busy with their kids.
Vanessa Williams – $28m
In 1984, she made history when she became the first African-American contestant to take home the Miss America crown. However, she resigned after Penthouse published scandalous photos of her. She later started acting. Perhaps you remember her from Ugly Betty, Soul Food, and Desperate Housewives.
Emma Stone – $28m
Emma Stone is a superb actress who can work on both funny and serious roles. She is essentially a chameleon. Some of the biggest projects she worked on are Easy A, Birdman, The Help, The Amazing Spider-Man, and La La Land. She will definitely go on to do even bigger things in the future.
Mila Kunis – $30m
We think it is amazing that Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher ended up together years after they played an onscreen couple. She is a very talented actress who deserves the recognition that has come her way. She recently starred in the comedy movie Bad Moms together with Kristen Bell and Christina Applegate.
Chris Pratt – $30m
Chris Pratt has changed a lot over the years. From a chubby actor, he has since earned a body fit for a superhero. The actor played Andy Dwyer in Parks and Recreation and proved his range when he started working on other projects. We adored him and Anna Faris together, so we were sad about the divorce.
Chester Bennington – $30 million
Chester Bennington was the songwriter and lead singer of Linkin Park. If you grew up in the early ‘00s, we bet you consider him one of your heroes. He suffered from long-term depression and died in 2017.
Demi Lovato – $30m
Demi Lovato started out as a child star in Barney & Friends. She went on to star in Camp Rock and Sonny With A Chance as well. She was also a mentor on The X Factor at one point. She is now busy with her successful music career.
Ryan Gosling – $30m
We all swooned over Ryan Gosling when he starred in The Notebook. He and costar Rachel McAdams dated for a little while, although he is now committed to Eva Mendes. They have two kids together.
Chelsea Clinton – $30m
Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky have a net worth of $30 million. You should know that he is involved with hedge funding, so you can understand where all the wealth comes from.
Louis C.K. – $31m
Even though Louis C.K. does not look like anything unusual, we will have you know that he is a great comedian and a multimillionaire. He earned his fortune from his stand-up comedy and TV shows.
Ellen Pompeo – $35m
When you are the star of a long-running television show, it was only a matter of time before you earn $35 million. Apparently, Ellen Pompeo used to get $300k for each episode of Grey’s Anatomy. Whoa!
George Romero – $35m
George Romero earned a reputation as the father of zombie films. Some of his works are Day of the Dead, Night of the Living Dead, and Dawn of the Dead. How can we forget about The Ring and Dark Water? Unfortunately, he passed away in July of 2017 at the age of 77.
Dan Marino – $35m
In 2005, the Miami Dolphins player Dan Marino got inducted into the Football Hall of Fame. He has the credentials for such an honor! He currently lives in Fort Lauderdale with his wife and six children.
Ariana Grande – $35m
Ariana Grande is easily one of the most popular musicians right now. She began performing on the Broadway stage. Of course, she made it truly big when she played Cat Valentine on Victorious.
Joel Osteen – $40m
We doubt that you expected to see a pastor here. Joel Osteen is a famous televangelist. His book sales fetched him over $50 million. We know it is hard to believe, but he was once scared of public speaking.
Susan Boyle – $40m
Susan Boyle is a real-life Cinderella. She became a huge hit when she appeared on Britain’s Got Talent in 2009. She used to work in a kitchen, but things changed when she sang “I Dreamed A Dream” on TV.
Kaley Cuoco – $45m
We are sure that you remember Kaley Cuoco as one of the stars of Big Bang Theory. She makes $1 million for each episode of the show! She once dated her onscreen partner Johnny Galecki, although this did not work out. She was married to tennis player Ryan Sweeting in the past as well.
Alyssa Milano – $45m
Alyssa Milano made a name for herself when she starred in Who’s The Boss. The actress has such a high net worth because has worked on a lot of projects over the years. Perhaps you even remember her from Mistresses, Melrose Place, and Charmed. She has two kids now.
Selena Gomez – $45m
Selena Gomez is one more star who debuted on Barney & Friends. A lot of people will also remember her from the Disney show Wizards of Waverly Place. She was paid $30,000 for each episode! She is now killing it in the music industry. The relationship between her and Justin Bieber was also well-publicized.
Judge Judy- $47m
Judge Judy is one of the wealthiest reality TV stars in history. By 2010, she had an annual income of $6 million. She has been on television since 1996. It is impressive that she is still going strong.
Melissa McCarthy – $50m
Melissa McCarthy must be one of the funniest ladies in the world. She portrayed Sookie in Gilmore Girls, but she has also acted in many other projects like Bridesmaids, Tammy, and Spy since those days.
Hugh Hefner – $50m
There was a point in time when Hugh Hefner boasted of a $200 million net worth. However, his net worth started to go down when Playboy began to lose money. At any rate, $50 million is not bad whatsoever.
Johnny Galecki – $50m
There was no way Johnny Galecki was not going to be on this list! This actor made $1 million for each episode of Big Bang Theory, so he made a lot of money. He was also in Vanilla Sky and I Know What You Did Last Summer. He has also gone on the Broadway stage as well.
Jeremy Clarkson – $55m
Jeremy Clarkson is an opinionated writer and journalist who made it big as the host of Top Gear. He has a lot of assets like his luxury Oxfordshire home, expensive cars, and a lighthouse. How cool is that?
Natalie Portman – $60m
Natalie Portman has been in the industry since she was 13. She debuted in Leon: The Professional. It has been a long time since then, but she has not stopped working. She married Benjamin Millepied in 2012.
Adam Levine – $60m
Adam Levine is the edgy and dapper front man of Maroon 5. He was also a mentor on The Voice. A former ladies’ man, he has since gotten married to Behati Prinsloo. They have a daughter together.
Britney Spears – $63m
Britney Spears started out in the Mickey Mouse Club together with Justin Timberlake, Ryan Gosling, and Christina Aguilera. She made it big with her lovely voice and legendary pop songs. She has gone through a lot of things over the years, but we are happy to hear that she is now faring much better.
Jennifer Garner – $65m
Jennifer Garner has been in the industry for more than 20 years now. She got her first onscreen role for Zoya. A lot has changed since then, but it does not look like she plans on stopping anytime soon.
Emma Watson – $70m
We doubt you were surprised to see Emma Watson here. She brought Hermione Granger to life, but she has also worked on other projects since then. She even played Belle in Beauty and the Beast recently!
Kim Cattrall – $75m
Kim Cattrall became a household name when she brought Samantha Jones to life in Sex and the City. She got a Golden Globe for that role! She has published a book about her private life, so check it out.
Kelly Ripa – $75m
Kelly Ripa made her onscreen debut in All My Children. However, she made it big when she joined Live with Regis and Kathie. When Regis decided it was time to retire, they renamed it Live with Kelly instead.
Larry the Cable Guy – $80m
Daniel Lawrence Whitney is also known as Larry the Cable Guy. The comedic actor and country singer has seven albums and worked on Delta Force, Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, and Witless Protection. He is married to Cara Whitney, with whom he has two children.
Tim Allen – $80m
Tim Allen started acting when he got cast in Home Improvement. The show had an 8-season run during the ‘90s. He did not stop acting when the show came to an end. Let us not forget that he was the one to voice Buzz Lightyear! He has been portraying Mike Baxter of Last Man Standing since 2011.
Bill O’Reilly – $85m
Bill O’Reilly is a journalist, host, and political commentator who made it big when he started to host The O’Reilly Factor. This conservative journalist began working the ‘80s and worked at WNEP-TV in the past.
Reba McEntire – $95m
Reba McEntire is a singer-songwriter who first got signed by Mercury Records in 1975. The ‘Queen of Country’ has sold over 80 million records since then. In 1990, she had her film debut in Tremors as well.
Howard Stern – $95m
Howard Stern made name for himself when started The Howard Stern Show. As a little kid, he wanted to make it big on radio. We are glad his dream came true. He also produced and hosted talk shows before.
Jeff Foxworthy – $100m
Jeff Foxworthy was a member of Blue Collar Comedy Tour. He went to Georgia Tech but did finish his degree. He used to work at IBM, but things changed for him when he went into comedy. He had a sitcom called The Jeff Foxworthy Show during the mid-‘90s.
Caitlyn Jenner – $100m
Caitlyn Jenner is doing very well these days. Her athletic career increased her net worth, but most of it comes from the publicity that she received post-transition. She has $20 million more than her ex-wife.
Bradley Cooper – $100m
It just feels like Bradley Cooper has everything that one could ever want. He is talented, funny, rich, and handsome. The actor made the majority of his $100 million net worth from acting and endorsements.
Jesse James – $100m
Reality TV star Jesse James is best known for his bike empire. We used to like seeing him on Monster Garage! He has since tried his luck at the fashion, restaurant, entertainment, and publication industries.
Bill & Hillary Clinton – $110m
Bill and Hillary Clinton have a net worth of $110 million. Here is the breakdown: $80 million is his and $30 million is hers. Their fortune grew in the ‘90s thanks to speaking, consulting, and writing jobs.
Roger Moore – $110 million
Roger Moore went on to become the third man to portray James Bond He worked on 7 different 007 films from 1973 to 1985. He is also one philanthropic man, which is all the more reason to love him.
Angelina Jolie – $160m
Angelina Jolie has been active in the entertainment industry for a while now. Did you know that she voiced Tigress in Kung Fu Panda? However, she first made it big as Lara Craft in the Tomb Raider movies.
Gordon Ramsay- $160m
This famous chef is best known for his fierce personality and insults. Gordon Ramsay also owns five-star restaurants and stars on reality TV as well. We enjoy watching him on Master Chef and Hell’s Kitchen!
John Travolta – $170m
We are sure that John Travolta is used to the spotlight now. He has been active in the industry for more than four decades now. The Grease star loves flying! He even has a private plane of his own. Sweet.
Julia Roberts – $170m
Julia Roberts first dazzled all of us with her smile. She has made a name for herself in show business. While she gets many offers, she is picky with her roles. With $170 million, she can be picky if she wants.
Christopher Nolan – $180m
Christopher Nolan is the talented director of some of the best films out there. It is no surprise to hear that he is one wealthy man. He definitely deserves his $180 million net worth for all of his effort.
Denzel Washington – $200m
Did you know that Denzel Washington has two Oscars under his belt? It’s not surprising when you see his million-dollar smile and acting chops. You probably know him from American Gangster, Training Day, Malcolm X, and Remember The Titans.
Wayne Gretzky – $200m
Wayne Gretzky spent two decades in the NHL, so his $200 million net worth is not surprising. He is easily one of the greatest hockey players ever. He played for a number of teams over the years.
Sandra Bullock – $200m
Sandra Bullock is a talented actress who has two decades in the industry. This lovely lady has starred in films like Miss Congeniality, The Heat, Two Weeks Notice, Practical Magic, and While You Were Sleeping.
Robert De Niro – $200m
Robert De Niro is one more Hollywood veteran who has made a huge name for himself in the industry. While he is older now, he keeps acting in movies like American Hustle, Last Vegas, and Dirty Grandpa.
Harrison Ford – $210m
Actor Harrison Ford is one of the most popular actors ever. After all, this was the man who brought Han Solo and Indiana Jones to life! He continues to act in this day and age, so his net worth will likely go up.
Robert Downey Jr. – $220m
We doubt that Robert Downey Jr. will ever top the role of Iron Man. That is simply too tall an order. He has $220 million from starring in films like the Avengers, Tropic Thunder, and Sherlock Holmes.
Mark Wahlberg – $225m
Mark Wahlberg got his start as a member of New Kids on the Block and a model for Calvin Klein. He made it big when he started acting and producing. He was in The Fighter, Ted, and The Departed.
Leonardo DiCaprio – $245m
We were glad that Leo DiCaprio finally won an Oscar! After all, we saw his talent in Blood Diamond, The Revenant, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, and Titanic. He also happens to be a climate change activist.
Peter Sallis – $245m
Peter Sallis established himself in the industry when he voiced Wallace of Wallace & Gromit. Apart from that, he also played Norman Clegg in the Last of the Summer Wine. The British Actor died in June 2017.
George Clooney – $250m
George Clooney got his start when he starred in ER. His good looks, acting chops, and charm brought him a lot of fame over the years. The actor is also an environmental and human rights activist. Swoon!
Will Smith – $260m
We got to know Will Smith when he was in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Aside from the show, he was in Men In Black, Bad Boys, Hitch, Hancock, I Am Legend, and Suicide Squad too. He is also a producer.
Sean Connery – $300m
It is hard to believe that Sean Connery used to be a milkman! However, he is best known for playing Agent 007. Aside from James Bond films, he was also in First Knight, Macbeth, and The Untouchables.
Bjorn Ulvaeus – $300m
Bjorn is one of the co-founders of ABBA. Even though the band was successful, they had no idea just how big they were going to be. Did you know that he also composed songs and produced Mamma Mia!?
Jackie Chan – $300m
Jackie Chan must be one of the most talented martial artists and actors we have ever seen. We cannot believe he is now in his sixties! It was in 1988 that he made it big in Hollywood. He now has $300 million.
Bruce Springsteen – $300m
We all know that Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen is an awesome musician. By now, he has achieved many things. He began singing in the ‘60s but got his big break in the ‘70s. He has a net worth of $300 million!
Keanu Reeves – $350m
Sometimes, it just feels like Keanu Reeves can do anything. For one, the actor can do action, romance, and drama. The actor and motorcycling enthusiast now has a net worth of $350 million. How neat!
Jessica Alba – $350m
Jessica Alba made a fortune with her acting career. Let us remind you that she has been in the biz since she was 13! Considering how talented and beautiful she is, it’s easy to see how she made $350 million.
Taylor Swift – $360m
You must know who Taylor Swift is! After all, we doubt that her hit songs Tim McGraw, Bad Blood, Our Song, and Love Story have escaped you. She now has an impressive net worth of $360 million. Whoa.
Clint Eastwood – $375m
Clint Eastwood got his start as an actor. However, he also started working as a producer and director later in life. He has earned many awards since then. Aside from that, the talented man has $375 million.
Sylvester Stallone – $400m
Sylvester Stallone is a great actor best known for his performance in movies like Rocky and Rambo. In the ‘80s, he used to be a boxing promoter as well. We aren’t surprised to hear he has $400 million!
Pamela Anderson – $5m
Pamela Anderson made it big when she starred in Baywatch. Since those days, many things have happened in her life. She now has a net worth of $5 million. Aside from acting, she is also a PETA activist.
Milo Ventimiglia – $5m
We first got to know Milo Ventimiglia when he played Jess Mariano in Gilmore Girls. The teen actor has since worked on other projects. Recently, he plays the male lead in This Is Us. He now has $5 million.
Johnny Depp – $400m
Johnny Depp must be one of the biggest Hollywood actors now! He started making a lot of money the past decade after portraying weird characters. He now has a net worth of $400 million. Not bad at all!
Jack Nicholson $400m
Jack Nicholson has established himself as an enigma of sorts in the entertainment industry. He is not only a talented man, but he is also very wealthy! The Shining star now is now worth $400 million. Wow!
Mel Gibson – $425m
Even though he is not particularly well-loved, that does not change how much money Mel Gibson has to his name. He is worth $425 million. Did you know that the actor funded the Passion of Christ by himself?
Peter Jackson – $450m
Peter Jackson is the man behind the Lord of the Rings trilogy. He has successfully adapted The Hobbit as well. The award-winning filmmaker has $450 million to his name. He definitely deserves all that money.
Victoria Beckham – $450m
Did you know that Victoria Beckham of Spice Girl fame has $450 million to her name? The talented woman has made a fortune by working as a fashion designer and businesswoman. Good job, Posh Spice!
Beyoncé Knowles – $450m
Beyonce used to be a part of Destiny’s Child. However, the musician made it big when she embarked on a solo career. She now has $450 million in her bank account! This is what life is like for talented people.
James Patterson – $470m
James Patterson has written many bestselling books over the years. We are glad that he has been paid well for his works! Many of his books have been adapted for the screen. He now has $470 million.
Rush Limbaugh – $470m
Radio host and political commentator Rush Limbaugh has a net worth of $470 million. We are sure that you have heard of The Rush Limbaugh Show before. He is not shy at all about his conservative opinions!
Coldplay – $475m
First formed in 1996, the British rock band Coldplay has become a huge hit since then. Its members are Chris Martin, Guy Berryman, Will Champion, and Johnny Buckland. They have a $475 million net worth.
Tom Cruise – $500m
Tom Cruise was such a big actor that they called him Mr. Reliable. After all, his movies were guaranteed to be hits. Since this was the case, we are not at all surprised to hear that he has made half a million.
Elton John – $500m
Sir Elton John reached the height of his career in the ‘70s. He continues to be relevant now even if he has been on the stage for around 50 years now. The talented musician has a net worth of $500 million.
Mariah Carey – $520m
Mariah Carey is one more musician whose net worth will make your jaw drop. She has $520 million to her name! Considering how hard she has worked for it, we are definitely proud of this diva.
Shah Rukh Khan – $600m
Shah Rukh Khan is considered to be the top-grossing Indian actor ever. Called the King of Bollywood, he has 80 films and $600 million to his name. He is married to Gauri, with whom he has 3 kids.
Chuck Lorre – $600m
Chuck Lorre is a producer, composer, and TV writer. He made a name for himself when he created Two and a Half Men and Big Bang Theory. He said, “I am wired on some deep level to seek out something to be worried and obsess about.”
Celine Dion – $630m
Celine Dion has made a whopping $630 million over the years. The talented musician will never go out of style. She is most famous for her work on the Titanic OST, but let us not dismiss her other songs!
Dr. Dre – $700m
Dr. Dre is the man responsible for NWA Records. He was the one to discover Eminem and create Beats By Dre. He has worked hard to make the $700 million he now has to his name!
James Cameron – $700m
James Cameron is the incredible director who made Avatar and Titanic. Apparently, he met his wife on the set of the latter! He has $700 million in his bank accounts, but he always donates to certain causes.
Jay-Z – $700m
We are sure you have heard of Jay-Z AKA the Godfather of Rap. Can you believe that the musician has been in the industry for 30 years now? He now has $700 million and he deserves every single penny.
P Diddy – $760m
Sean “P Diddy” Combs might not be all that active in the industry now, but there is no need to worry. He does have $760 million, after all. Did you know that he also entered the film and alcohol industries?
Madonna – $800m
There is no one in the world quite like Madonna. Not only is she the Princess of Pop, but she is the Queen of Pop as well! She now has $800 million to her name. How impressive is that?
U2 – $838m
In the past, U2 was considered to be the best band in the world. It has been almost four decades and $800 million since 1976, the year Bono, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr., and Adam Clayton formed the band.
Jerry Bruckheimer – $850m
Famous Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer has $850 million in his bank accounts. When you take in the fact that he worked on Con Air, Top Gun, Black Hawk Down, and more, this is not surprising at all.
J.K. Rowling – $1bn
J.K. Rowling earned a name for herself and a billion dollars with her Harry Potter series. Can you believe she was once on welfare? She is definitely an inspiration to every aspiring artist out there!
Paul McCartney – $1.2bn
We do not think that it gets much better than what Paul McCartney has achieved over the years. He might not play regularly these days, but he doesn’t need to. After all, the Beatle has $1.2 billion already.
Andrew Lloyd Webber – $1.2bn
Andrew Lloyd Webber is easily the most talented composer still alive. We all love Cats and The Phantom of the Opera. If you do too, you have to thank the talented man! He has $1.2 billion to his name.
Jami Gertz – $2bn
Maybe you remember Jami Gertz from The Lost Boys, Sixteen Candles, and Twister. She also starred in TV shows like Still Standing and The Neighbors. Aside from this, she made $2 billion with her businesses!
Oprah Winfrey – $3.2bn
Can you believe that Oprah Winfrey made $3.2 billion through hard work, business savvy, and a little luck? She is a great talk show host, but her net worth went up when she started her own network.
Steven Spielberg – $3.6bn
Steven Spielberg has earned $3.6 billion thanks to his films such as Jaws, ET, and Super 8. He has made a huge impact on pop culture! We are just happy that his work has been recognized properly.
George Lucas – $5.4bn
George Lucas was the one man who created Star Wars. He sold the franchise to Disney for $4 billion. Wow. This is how he got to the top of the list right away! He also co-wrote and cocreated Indiana Jones.
Jenna Jameson – $10m
Jenna Jameson made a name for herself with all the work she did in the ‘90s adult industry. She has starred and directed movies. On top of that, she also published some books of her own.
Jim Carrey – $150 million
Jim Carrey is best known for his work on hilarious flicks like The Mask, Bruce Almighty, and Dumb and Dumber. He is great in serious roles as well. We are not surprised that he has made $150 million.
Queen Elizabeth II – $485 million
You should not be surprised to find Queen Elizabeth on the list! Even though she has experienced a number of financial hang-ups in the past, this reigning monarch still has $485 million to her name.
Bill Cosby – $400m
Bill Cosby has a whopping $400 million in his bank accounts. The Cosby Show actor made headlines after various allegations against him came to light. His trial was a huge event because he is such a big actor.
Stan Lee – $50 – 80 million
Stan Lee must be the most successful and famous comic book writer in history! He is the person you must thank if you love Marvel. He has a net worth of $50 to $80 million. He died on Nov. 12, 2018.
Lady Gaga – $300 million
We do not know how you feel about her, but Lady Gaga is an incredible performer. She has $300 million to show for it as well. Aside from singing and dancing, she has also dipped her toes into acting as well.