Celebrity Net Worths That Will Surprise You
Being a celebrity does not mean easy money. Their exceptional talent is being paid for us to be entertained. Of course, they have made a lot of sacrifices, such as late-night filming and sometimes be away from their families. Receiving their huge salaries does not mean they instantly become wealthy, and for them to have a huge net worth. Some celebrities opt to have a financial advisor, while some are just really good with money management and investment planning. This article will show you the list of celebrities with colossal net worth even though they are currently active with their careers or not.
1. Adam Levine – $90 Million
Adam Levine rose to fame as being the frontman of the world-famous band Maroon 5. The band’s multiple albums hit, garnered Adam’s $90 million net worth, is what he truly deserves. Not only that, but the group also has done tours and huge shows. Adam is also famous for being the mentor of the reality TV show The Voice. Currently, he married Behati Prinsloo and starting their own family. However, retirement is quite far from Adam, and so is bankruptcy. With his great talent and hard work, there is no doubt that Adam’s net worth will keep on rising.
2. Tiger Woods – $800 Million
Tiger Woods is best known to be a legend in golf. People also tagged him as one of the wealthiest celebrity athletes. However, he had experienced some turmoil from the past and even faced a legal battle. Thankfully, Woods was able to win the situation and changed to be better. Fortunately, his shady past did not affect his finances, and Woods still has a net worth of $800 million. He must have some financial advisor to take care of his wealth and makes sure his finances stay intact.
3. Brett Favre – $100 Million
Another wealthy athlete is Brett Favre. He is a former American football quarterback who spent most of his career with the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. Favre is a 20 years veteran of the NFL. He is the first NFL quarterback to pass for 500 touchdowns, attempt 10,000 passes, throw for 70,000 yards, and complete 6,000 passes. Favre announced his retirement in 2010, and of course, Gere could lavishly retire as he has a $100 million net worth. For sure, he has some different investments.
4. Richard Gere – $100 Million
Richard Gere is one of the legendary actors in Hollywood. He is also one of the heartthrobs during his prime and appeared in multiple feature films. Among his famous movies, which Gere starred in, is Unfaithful, Pretty Woman, and Runaway Bride. Even though Gere is not that active in the industry, he still has a net worth of $100 million. Thanks to his money management skills and investment planning, it is safe to say that Gere is far away from bankruptcy. He could retire at this point in his life, yet there is no news of him retiring.
5. Mark Cuban – $4.1 Billion
Mark Cuban proved that proper investment planning could go a long way. He is the owner of the NBA’s Mavericks, chairman of AXS TV and o-owner of 2929 Entertainment. Cuban is also one of the “shark” investors on the ABC reality TV show Shark Tank. All of Cuban’s investments enable him to have a net worth of $4.1 billion. With that amount of money, he could already retire peacefully and luxuriously. Cuban’s wife and kids are no doubt well provided of their needs and do not have to do anything about loans.
6. Macaulay Culkin – $15 Million
Macaulay Culkin is one of the iconic child stars. Playing the role of Kevin McCallister in the box office hit Home Alone, he became a Christmas icon. Reportedly, Culkin was paid $100,000 for the first Home Alone, then $4.5 million for Home Alone 2. However, the fame must have eaten the child star as he had issues with drug abuse. Thankfully, he did not end up, and bankruptcy as Culkin has a net worth of $15 million. Recently, Culkin is said to be back on his feet and recover from his shady past.
7. Kid Rock – $100 Million
Born as Robert James Ritchie, professionally known as Kid Rock, is considered to be one of the legends in the music industry. He is a singer-songwriter, record producer, and actors. Kid Rock’s career has already spanned for three decades and released multiple hit albums. Among his albums, the one that made his name is the 1998 album Devil Without a Cause. Up to now, Kid Rock has a net worth of $100 million thanks to his excellent money management skills and smart investments. Thus, his name had a significant influence on the industry.
8. Chris Evans- $70 Million
Chris Evans is also one of the prominent actors in the industry. He first gained recognition after playing the role of Human Torch in the 2005 and 2007 Marvel Comics Fantastic Four. After this, Evans gained worldwide attention after successfully giving justice is the First Avenger, Captain America. Thus, playing the character of Captain America in the movie series, Evans established his name to be one of the highest-paid actors in the world. His current net worth is said to be $70 million, and will inevitably rise higher given the success of his film.
9. Rachael Ray – $80 Million
Rachael Domenica Ray is one of the multi-talented celebrities. She is a TV personality, celebrity cook, businesswoman, and author. Ray has a very successful talk and lifestyle program called Rachael Ray and her iconic show in Food Network, 30 Minute Meals. Her success was able to give her a net worth of $80 million and have different kinds of investments. Ray is also known to own several real estate properties. It only shows that Ray is great with investment planning and money management. Up to now, Ray does not give any hint of retiring.
10. Mandy Moore – $10 Million
Mandy Moore is a teen icon, especially in the 90s. She started her career in the music industry and released her first single in 1999. Moore then ventured out in acting and became successful. Among her unforgettable movie roles is when she played in The Princess Diaries, Because I Said So, and of course A Walk to Remember. Moore was previously married to singer-songwriter Ryan Adams but got a divorce. In 2018, she got married to Taylor Goldsmith. Moore’s recent appearance on the TV show This Is Us. as for her net worth, Moore has a $10 million.
11. Amanda Seyfried – $10m
Many did not know that Amanda Seyfried started her career at a very young age. She started her modeling career at the age of eleven and her acting career at 15 years old. Seyfried played recurring parts on the soap operas As the World Turns in 1999-2001 and All My Children in 2003. Seyfried shot to fame is when she played the role of Karen Smith in Mean Girls. It followed by a musical feature film Mamma Mia! In 2008 and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again in 2018. According to reports, Seyfried estimated net worth in 2019 is $10 million.
12. Lea Michele – $10 Million
Lea Michele is also one of the multi-talented celebrities who is known to be a singer-actress. However, many did not see that she started her career as a child actress on Broadway. Michele appeared in productions of Les Misérables, Ragtime, Fiddler on the Roof, and Spring Awakening. Michele is best known for playing the role of Rachael in the musical series Glee. Thanks to her excellent money management skills and proper investment planning, she has a net worth of $10 million and a high credit score. Also, it is safe to say that she is far from filing bankruptcy.
13. Chloe Grace Moretz – $12m
Chloë Grace Moretz is also one of the successful child actresses and became promising stars today. She started her career at the age of six playings in the horror film The Amityville Horror. It was then followed by the drama series Desperate Housewives, the movie, The Eye, The Poker House, 500 Days of Summer, and Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Moretz breakthrough performance is when she starred as the Hit-Girl in the superhero movie Kick-Ass. The now 22 years old actress has a net worth of $12 million and a high credit score. Moretz is also useful when it comes to investment planning as she owns a real estate property out of her hard-earned money.
14. Cher – $360 Million
Another addition to the music icons is Cher. Starting her career from the 60s, she made a massive impact on the music scene. The media tagged Cher as Goddess of Pop as she has been described as embodying female autonomy in an industry that is dominated by males. Cher is also identified for her unique contralto voice, her variety of styles, and appearances in her six-decade-long career. Now that she is 76 years old, she has a net worth of $360 million and could retire anytime soon. We could only imagine what her credit score looks like.
15. Ronda Rousey – $12 Million
Ronda Rousey is one of the most famous female fighters in the MMA industry. After able to be the first American woman to earn an Olympic medal in judo, Rousey started to pursue her career in mixed martial arts. Rousey won in her MMA debut for King of the Cafe before going to Strikeforce, in which she happens to be the last-ever Strikeforce women’s Bantamweight Champion before the UFC bought the Strikeforce in 2011. Now, Rousey is venturing her career in WWE and acting. She was able to have a net worth if $12 million thanks to her exceptional talent and undeniable skills.
16. Gigi Hadid – $29 Million
Gigi Hadid is one of the most sought-after models today. In four years, Hadid has made 35 appearances on the international Vogue magazine covers. In 2013, Hadid signed to IMG Models. In November 2014, she made her debut in the Top 50 Models at Models.com. Hadid was named International Model of the Year by the British Fashion Council. At the age of 24, Hadid has already had a net worth of $29 million. With proper money management and significant financial planning, her net worth can rise even higher.
17. Lauren Graham- $15 Million
Lauren Graham is also one of the multi-talented artists. She is not only an actress but an author as well. Graham is best known for her roles as Lorelai Gilmore on the hit TV series Gilmore Girls, in which she received nominations for Golden Globe, Satellite Awards, and Screen Actors Guild. Graham also appeared in many movies such as Sweet November, Because I Said So, Bad Santa, and The Pacifier. Ultimately, Graham published a memoir, Talking as Fast as I Can. her hard work and exceptional talent gave her a net worth of $15 million and a high credit score.
18. Amy Schumer – $16 Million
Amy Schumer is a famous stand-up comedian and actress who is tagged to be the relatable, funny woman. She ventured into comedy in the early months of 2000. Schumer then appeared in 2007 as a contestant of the NBC reality competition series Last Comic Standing. Schumer has been the creator, co-writer, co-producer, and the star of the Comedy Central sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer, since 2013. Schumer has been nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards and won an outstanding Variety Sketch Series in 2015. Schumer’s current net worth is $16 million, and it is safe to say that it will be higher in the coming years.
19. Rosario Dawson – $16 Million
Rosario Dawson is also one of the most respected artists in the industry. Her debut film is the 1995 drama Kids. It was then followed by multiple film roles from super hit movies such as He Got Game, Josie and the Pussycats, Men in Black II, Sin City, Clerks II, Death Proof, Unstoppable, and Top Five. Dawson won the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her role in Rent. Thankfully, Dawson also has a great talent when it comes to money management, as she has a net worth of $16 million.
20. Lucy Liu – $16 Million
Lucy Liu is one of the prominent actors in Hollywood. She appeared in multiple movies such as Payback, Charlie’s Angels, Shanghai Noon, Chicago, Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle Kill Bill: Volume 1, Kill Bill: Volume 2, Lucky Number Slevin, The Man with the Iron Fists, and Set It Up. Throughout her Hollywood career, Liu was nominated and received awards such as the Screen Actors Guild Awards and has won the Seoul International Drama Award for Best Actress. As for her finances, Liu has a net worth of $16 million, and it is safe to say that she is far from bankruptcy.
21. Rebel Wilson – $16 Million
Rebel Wilson is one of the most famous comedian-actresses today. After graduating from the Australian Theater for Young People in 2003, she started appearing as Toula in the Special Broadcasting Service, on the comedy series Pizza. Wilson then appeared as Becky in Bachelorette and played Fat Amy in Pitch Perfect film series. Playing Fat Amy is considered to be her breakthrough role, and she received several nominations and awards such as MTV Best Breakthrough Performance Award and a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress. Wilson’s current net worth is $16 million and has the tendency to go higher.
22. Liam Hemsworth – $16 Million
Liam Hemsworth is one of Hollywood’s hunks. Liam’s film debut is when he starred in the film The Lost Song, alongside Miley Cyrus. Liam also played a successful role in movies The Hunger Games and The Duel. However, Liam is currently surrounded by controversy after he and Miley separated just months after the couple tied the knot. Liam is presently seen with Gabriella Brooks and might have already moved on from Miley. Fortunately, he did not turn into drug abuse and alcohol after his break-up and still has a net worth of $16 million.
23. Zac Efron – $18 Million
Zac Efron is one of the hottest actors today. His debut film is the High School Musical movie franchise, where he played Troy Bolton. Zac then starred in multiple successful films such as Hairspray, 17 Again, New Year’s Eve, The Lucky One, The Paperboy, Neighbors, Dirty Grandpa, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising, Baywatch, The Greatest Showman, and Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile. People could see that he invested in his health, especially with his buffed body. Having much success in his acting career, Zac was able to have a net worth of $18 million and a high credit score.
24. Kate Upton – $20 Million
Kate Upton is one of the beautiful faces of Hollywood. The model-actress first appeared in the 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and became the cover for 2012, 2013, and 2017 issues. Also, the gorgeous face of Upton is the subject of the 100th-anniversary Vanity Fair cover. As for her film appearance, Upton played roles in movies such as Tower Heist, The Other Woman, and The Layover. Her current net worth is $20 million, and with that amount, Upton is undoubtedly away from bankruptcy. Thanks to her good looks and money management, she deserves the wealth.
25. Hilary D
Hilary Duff is also one of the charming faces of Hollywood. She is known as a teen idol after playing the role of Lizzi McGuire in the famous Disney series Lizzie McGuire. The Lizzie McGuire Movie then followed it in 2003. Afterwhich, Duff’s acting career has boomed, and she appeared in numerous movies such as Agent Cody Banks, Cheaper by the Dozen, A Cinderella Story, and Cheaper by the Dozen 2. Duff took a rest from the industry for a while and took the time to raise her two kids. Recently she appeared in the movie The Haunting of Sharon Tate. Duff must have excellent money management skills and investment planning, as she has a net worth of $25 million.
26. Stephanie McMahon – $45 Million
Stephanie McMahon is a professional wrestling personality and businesswoman. She is the chief brand officer of WWE and came out as an on-screen authority figure and an occasional wrestler on both SmackDown and Raw brands. As a member of the McMahon family, Stephanie has started working on WWE since she was young. She began modeling T-shirts and other WWE merchandise. Stephanie worked her way up until she is the CBO of WWE. Her current net worth is $45 million, and there is no doubt that she is good with investment planning.
27.Vanessa Williams – $28 Million
Vanessa Williams rose to fame as she was the first African-American person to take home the crown of Miss America in 1984. However, in the following year, she resigned and was replaced by the first-runner up, as unauthorized images of Williams leaked. Thirty years after the scandal of Williams, the CEO of Miss America, Sam Haskell offered her a public apology during the 2016 pageant. While the issue took over Williams, she ventures out into acting and music. Williams took part in the TV series Ugly Betty, Desperate Housewives, and the film Soul Food. She also received an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for her portrayal of Teri Joseph in the film Soul Food. William’s current net worth is $28 million, and it goes to show that she had excellent money management skills.
28. Emma Stone – $28 Million
Emma Stone is undeniably one of the promising actresses today. Some of her unforgettable, which she starred in, is The Help, Birdman, The Amazing Spider-Man, Easy A, and La La Land. Throughout her career, Stone is a recipient of different awards and nominations. Stone was able to take home the Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical at the 74th Golden Globe Awards and also the Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role at the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards for her role in La La Land. All of her hard work and exceptional talent, Stone was able to have a net worth of $28 million.
29. Beyonce- $81 Million
Beyonce is also one of the most successful artists today. She started her career performing in different singing and dancing competition as a child. During the 90s, Beyonce became a hit as being a member of one of the best-selling girl groups in history, Destiny’s Child. After going solo, she became a worldwide phenomenon. Now, Beyonce is considered to be one of the greatest artists, as she had made a significant impact on the music scene. Beyonce’s $81 million net worth speaks much of her success.
30. Mila Kunis – $30 Million
Mila Kunis is one of the lovable actresses in Hollywood. Her notable role is when she played Jackie Burkhart in the hit TV sitcom That ’70s Show. Kunis was just 14 years old when she played the part. Since 1999, Kunis also played the voice of Meg Griffin in the long-running animated series Family Guy. Kuni’s breakout film is in 2008, in the romantic comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall. It was then followed by the blockbuster hit Black Swan which she played the role of Odile. Kunis is currently raising her kids, and finances will never be a problem as she has a net worth of $30 million.
31. Chris Pratt – $30 Million
Chris Pratt is one of the promising stars today. He rose to fame when he played the role of Andy Dwyer in NBC hit sitcom Parks and Recreation that ran from 2009-2015. Pratt even received critical acclaim and nominated for the Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in 2013. After which, Pratt received praise from people ass he lost 60 pounds to play the role of Star-Lord in the Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy. Currently, Pratt has a net worth of $30 million and probably rise in the upcoming movie offers that he has.
32. Demi Lovato – $33 Million
Demi Lovat is an American singer, actress, songwriter, and TV personality. She started her career in 2002, appearing on the children’s iconic television series Barney & Friends. Lovato then portrayed Mitchie Torres in the Disney Channel musical television film Camp Rock and its sequel Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam. aside from acting, Lovato also released many albums as a singer. Given her multiple talents, she was able to have a $33 million net worth and, of course, a high credit score. Lovato is also wise with investment planning, as she owns some real estate properties.
33. Ryan Gosling – $60 Million
Ryan Gosling is one of the prominent actors in the industry today. Many did not know that Gosling actually started as a child star and took part in the Disney Channel’s The Mickey Mouse Club in the years 1993-1995. Gosling then appeared in other series such as Are You Afraid of the Dark? and Goosebumps. His first starring role is a Jewish neo-Nazi in the movie The Believer. Gosling then gained worldwide recognition when he played the lead role of the successful romantic film The Notebook. His success enabled him to have a net worth of $60 million.
34. Ariana Grande – $35 Million
Ariana Grande is one of the most famous artists in the music industry. She started her career in the Broadway musical, 13 in 2008. She then rose to prominence after playing the role of Cat Valentine in the hit Nickelodeon TV series Victorious from 2010-2013. It was then followed by its spin-off Sam & Cat that ran from 2013-2014. As Grande’s career blossomed, she also took more interest in pursuing her music career. Grande recorded songs for the soundtrack of Victorious. In 2011, Grande then signed with Republic Records after the label’s executive discovered videos of her covering songs that were uploaded on YouTube. At 26 years old, Grande already has a net worth of $35 million, and it is safe to say that it will continue to rise as the years go by.
35. Kaley Cuoco – $55 Million
Kaley Cuoco is one of the most promising actresses in the industry today. She is also one of the highest-paid sitcom stars. She landed her breakthrough role as Bridget Hennessy on the ABC sitcom 8 Simple Rules. Cuco then took part in another hit sitcom, The Big Bang Theory, where she played as Penny. According to reports, she is paid $1 million per episode. Playing the role of Penny, Cuco was able to receive a Satellite, Critics’ Choice, and People’s Choice Awards. Given her success, Cuco was able to have a net worth of $55 million and a high credit score.
36. Brad Pitt- $300 Million
Brad Pitt is one of Hollywood’s hunks and A-List artists. Throughout his career, he has received multiple awards and nominations, including a Primetime Emmy Award as producer under his own company, Plan B Entertainment, and an Academy Award. Given the fame that Pitt has, he cited as one of the most influential and powerful people in the American entertainment industry. For several years, Pitt is also considered to be the world’s most attractive man by dozens of media outlets. His undeniable fame garnered him a net worth of $300 million and a soaring high credit score.
37. Robert Downey Jr.- $300 Million
Robert Downey Jr. is now known as Iron Man, is undeniably one of the most successful actors in Hollywood. He started his career in his youth, experienced some downfall because of drugs, and bounced back. In 2008, Downey was named among the 00 most influential people in the world by Time magazine and was listed by Forbes as Hollywood’s highest-paid actor from 2013-2015. Downey’s films have grossed over $14.4 billion worldwide, which made him the second highest-grossing box-office star of all time. Downey’s success has paid him back a considerable net worth of $300 million.
38. Matt Damon- $170 Million
Matt Damon is also one the Hollywood’s A-List actors. Damon is considered among Forbes magazine’s most bankable stars. Damon is also one of the highest-grossing actors of all time. Throughout his career, Damon received different accolades, including two Golden Globe Awards from eight nominations, Academy Awards from five nominations, has been nominated for seven Emmy Awards and three British Academy Film Awards. Given all of his success in the industry, Matt Damon has a net worth of $170 million and owns different real estate properties.
39. Ben Affleck- $130 Million
Ben Affleck is another addition to the long list of Hollywood’s A-List actors. He gained full recognition when he alongside his childhood friend Matt Damon won both Golden Globe and an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for writing Good Will Hunting. In which Affleck also starred in the film and became the youngest winner of the category at the age of 25. As follows, Affleck then established his name as a leading and appeared in films such as Armageddon, Pearl Harbor, and The Sum of All Fears. His $130 million net worth is proof of his success.
40. Natalie Portman – $60m
Natalie Portman is no doubt one of the prominent actresses in Hollywood. She started her career at the age of 12 by taking a role in 1994 as the young protégée of a hitman in the action film Léon: The Professional. Portman gained her worldwide recognition for playing the role Padmé Amidala in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace. Many did not know that from 1999-2003, while Portman is filming the Star Wars prequel trilogy, she is also attending Harvard University for her bachelor’s degree in psychology. Portman is indeed a superwoman, and all of her hard work paid off with a net worth of $60 million.
These celebrities just proved that all of their hard work and wise investment planning has resulted in their substantial net worths. These stars made sure that their finances will not be going to waste. Hence they must have made some investments. For some, they own different properties while the others in insurances, especially the ones that have families. They must have some financial advisor considering their busy schedules and the amount that they are earning. They are smart when it comes to money management, as they are far from bankruptcy.