17 Wealthiest Celebrities in The World

Published on September 9, 2022
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Celebrities are an inspiration to many. But some people envy them for the amazing lifestyle they own. It’s true that celebrities have a lavish lifestyle. But people think that they shop all day and go to clubs every night. However, this is not true. All celebrities work hard to make their dreams come true. There are many wealthy celebrities in the world. Thus, it is difficult for us to guess who is the richest of them all. There are many celebrities from Hollywood, sports, and other entertainment fields that make up the list of wealthiest celebrities. It is the net worth of the celebrity that determines how rich they are. So we will tell you the net worth of each celebrity with their names here. Let’s get started!

Oprah Winfrey – $2.9 Billion

Oprah Winfrey was raised in a low-income home and endured a lot of hardship. But she managed to succeed in her ambitions. She is regarded as one of the most significant media figures. Oprah Winfrey’s net worth is estimated to be $2.9 billion. She deserves to be recognized as one of America’s most successful self-made women given her success. Unfortunately, her television show was terminated in 2011 after 25 successful seasons. Her career didn’t finish there; that same year, she started her own cable channel called “Oprah Winfrey Network” or (OWN). This indicates how much Winfrey is dedicated and determined about her work and success.

Prince Charles – $400 Million

Prince Charles will get the English throne after Her Majesty. He has the second highest net worth in the whole royal family. His net worth comes after that of Queen Elizabeth II.  Many rumors are wandering around about the net worth of the future king. It is estimated to range from $100 – $400 million. Many properties will be given to Prince Charles including the Duchy of Cornwall which is a private estate. Besides, he will also be taking over many islands and cottages in Cornwall and Whales. Do you know what the Duchy of Cornwall is? It was established in 1937. It was built as a secure financial income for the heir to the throne. Prince Charles would also receive the sole beneficiary of lands once he become the king. He would also be receiving a portion of the Queen’s Sovereign Grant.

Kanye West – $2 Billion

The estimated net worth of Kanye West is $2 billion which makes him top 10 richest celebrities in the world. He is one of the most famous songwriter, rapper, fashion designer, record producer. He received many awards for his amazing work in the entertainment industry. These awards also includes Grammy Award for Best Rap Album. West was married to Kim Kardashian for a many years and have four children. However, they recently got divorced. Together, he and his wife have collected a priceless automotive collection that is worth a million dollars. Such as Porche Panamera, Lamborghini Gallardo, Maserati GT, Ferrari F430, Mercedes-Benz SLR Stirling Moss, Porsche Panamera, Lamborghini Aventador. Apart from the revenue he make from his music videos, he also makes money from his street wear company, “Yeezy”. The Kanye couple spent $60 million on a lavish estate with three acres of land on a secret hill in California.

Kim Kardashian – $1.8 Billion

Kim’s net worth is almost $1.8 billion. This most popular celebrity of the world is a producer, actress, model, media personality and a great businesswoman. To the world, Kim is a known for her. She owns “SKKN beauty” which is a skincare brand. Kim was married to Kanye West for years and have four children. however, they recently got divorced. Together, he and his wife have collected a priceless automotive collection that is worth a million dollars. However Kim have a different collection than her husband’s. These amazing cars includes Rolls-Royce Ghost, Rolls-Royce Phantom, Mercedes Maybach, Range Rover Hse.

Andrew Lloyd Webber – $1.2 Billion

The famous and most wealthiest figure in the musical theater world is Andrew Lloyd Webber. In addition to this, he was recognized as a young prodigy. He used to play violin and piano at the young age of 3. Webber also developed a passion for the French horn. He was able to write his own songs by the time he was six. How awesome is that? At the age of 13 years, he created his first original musical. It is not surprising that he achieved a net worth of $1.2 billion far into his elderly age given the incredible talent he developed from a young age.

Prince William – $30 -$40 Million

Sources tell us that Prince William will be the King after his father Prince Charles. Prince William’s net worth is reported to be $30-$40 million. According to Forbes, Prince William will receive an annual income from the Duchy of Cornwall so that he can cover his family expenses. Prince William also received $10 million from the estate of Princess Diana, just like Prince Harry before he left the royal life and its duties. Furthermore, Prince William also gained an annual salary because he served as a pilot in the Royal Air Force.

Jay Z – $1  Billion

Do you know who is the richest rapper in the world? It’s Shawn Carter, better known by his stage name Jay Z. $1 billion is estimated net worth of this rapper. His solo tours around the world are his major earning source. Jay Z is the one who generates millions of dollars from his fully booked concerts across several continents. He also makes money from the top albums he has recorded over the course of his three decades in the music business. Besides being a rapper, he is also a successful entrepreneur. Clothing lines, luxury alcohol brands, record labels, and the music streaming studio Tidal are some of his firms. He became the sensation around the world after he produced albums that were top rated on charts. He does really make a good living through his business, investments, and musical career.

Kylie Jenner – $1 Billion

Kylie is the of the most richest as well as iconic celebrity in the world. At the age of 21, this American girl became the youngest self-made billionaire. She is a well-known media figure. Kylie is a model, media personality and a businesswoman. She owns Kendall & Kylie Inc. clothing line. Kylie also have a world famous cosmetic line of her own. Kylie is in a relationship with Travis Scott. They have a daughter named Stormi Webster. Kylie makes fun and fashion videos with Stormi that gets million views on the social media daily. The estimated net worth of this youngest billionaire is $1 billion.

J.K. Rowling – $1 Billion

The creative genius behind the Harry Potter series is Joanne Rowling, also known to the world as J.K. Rowling. She is an English author who was raised in a low-income household. In 1995, Rowling finished the first book in the Harry Potter series. J.k. Rowling herself asked a reader to give  feedback on the book’s opening three chapters. She chose to submit the versions to 12 publishing houses after receiving good feedback. Regrettably, it was turned down. One publishing house finally agreed to give her a chance after a year. They were shocked when Harry Potter gained popularity and sold out. She didn’t have to worry about her existing debt because many people praised it. Her current net worth is $1 billion. Today Harry Potter is the world famous book and movies series and Rowling is the world famous author.

Kate Middleton – $7-10 Million

You might have heard the story of Kate Middleton who was lucky to shift from rags to riches. However, it is not true. It’s the opposite of the truth. Kate’s family held huge holdings that have a net worth of around $50 million. This net worth is the result of their online party supply business namely, Party Pieces. It is also known as the “leading online and catalog party company of the U.K.” All of Kate’s wardrobe, travel, and staff expenses are covered by Prince William. She doesn’t pay for her country visits. Her husband does that.

Thus, most of her money goes straight into her bank account. What can we say, this is one of many advantages of marrying a Prince. Right? According to statistics, her net worth is said to be $7 to $10 million. However, her net worth is much higher than that based on her national net worth, tourism and clothing sales. As the queen died, Kate and Prince William’s net worth would surely ascend.

Floyd Mayweather – $900 Million

Mayweather is the highest paid boxer in the world. He has a net worth of $900 million. Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr., a well-known boxer who won the five-division world title. he makes money for punching the face of his rivals. What a way to make money! He defeated Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao in the most expensive boxing match in history, which cost $180 million. He  lives a lavish lifestyle and spends more than $75 million year on living expenses. Mayweather was forced to take loans as a result to maintain his lavish lifestyle. It’s crucial that he keeps collecting cash from his fights.

Dr. Dre – $820 Million

As a founding member of the rap group NWA, Dre is best known for being one of the founder of hip hop. He is not only an American rapper but is also an entrepreneur. Aftermath Entertainment is the invention of the rapper. Hot rap tracks by Dre include Forgot About Dre, No Diggity, Xxplosive, Dre Day, Deep Cover and many others. Grammy Award, Soul Train Music Award, MTV Video Music Award, Echo Award for Best Hip Hop in 2016 and many other awards are received by Dr. Dre. The reason he is now $820 million rich is due to his enthusiasm and mind blowing music. He has recently produced music for singers like Eminem. To be clear, Dre has not yet said that he would stop making rap anytime soon.

Queen Elizabeth II – $600 Million

Queen Elizabeth II was the richest royal family member. Why wouldn’t she? She was the Queen! She had many property holdings such as $140 million Balmoral Castle, $65 Sandringham House, fruit farms, studs, and marine lands throughout the U.K. Queen Elizabeth II also owns the world’s largest stamp collection built by her grandfather. She owns the estate she inherited from her father, the late King George VI. Some assets are not the property of the Queen but they are the property of the Crown Estate. However, the queen enjoys these luxuries because she is the queen after all. The Crown Estate includes Buckingham Palace, and the Royal Art collection and is worth $10 billion real estate.

The Queen enjoys the annual government stipend which includes a bit of taxpayer money and collection of lands other than the Crown Estate and Duchy of Lancaster. However, she can never sell these royal  assets as they are not her property. The queen enjoys many perks of being a queen. she also has a huge collection of jewelry and furniture.

James Cameron – $700 Million

One of the best active directors on the planet is James Cameron. The second and third highest-grossing movies of all time were both directed by him. Avatar, Alien of the Deep, Xenogenesis, Alita and Deepsea Challenge 3D are all the amazing world famous movies that were directed by Cameron. His most well-known performance was in the 2014 film named  Trauma. Jamie has received countless awards during his acting and directorial career. Some of these include Golden Globe Award, Seattle Award, Satellite Award, Academy Award in 1998, Director’s Guild of America, Critic’s Choice Movie Award. This explains why he currently has the attractive net worth of $700 Million. Unfortunately, James’s wife Hamilton filed for divorce from him eight months after the couple wed. it was order of the court to Cameron to pay a settlement of $50 million. Later, Amis and James later got married, and they had three kids together.

Celine Dion – $700 Million

The singer spent too many days with poor roofs as a child while growing up in poverty. However she began her musical career with a few French recordings in 1980. In the same year, Celine Marie Claudette Dion became a teen idol. Following the release of her debut English-language album, Unison, Celine Dion made a breakthrough on the American stage. Dion and Rene Angelil shared three years of marriage over a period of 22 years. Over the years, Celine Dion has gained a good number of properties. Some of her homes appear to be straight out of a fantasy book. Soon after signing a deal with the renowned American record label Epic Records, she released the album. Her present net worth is a nice approximation of $700.

Chuck Lorre – $600 Million

Chuck Lorre is a composer, television director, writer, and producer. He is also the director of the famous show “The Big Bang Theory”. Can you imagine how much money Lorre makes per episode of The Big Bang Theory when the characters of the show make at least $1 million? In 2019, his total net worth was $600M. Many famous sitcoms such as Mom, Dharma & Greg, Two and a Half Men, Mike & Molly, The Kominsky Method and Grace Under Fire were also produced by Lorre. Being the co-creator, writer, and executive producer of The Big Bang Theory is one of his greatest accomplishments. He literally has his hands all over this amazing show. He doesn’t even need payday loans, so he doesn’t have to worry about them!

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle – $10 Million

The whole world was worried for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex when they moved out of place and left the luxuries of royal life. They moved to the United States. They cut off their financial ties to the Crown and became financially independent. According to Forbes, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have an estimated net worth of $10 million. This net worth also includes their home located in California. This net worth was given to Prince Harry by her late mother, Princess Diana. He used it to get a home for his family in the United States.  Besides this, the couple has their separate ongoing projects through which they can make immense money easily. Moreover, Harry and Meghan also has a three-year podcasting deal with Spotify that is worth $15 million and $18 million. The couple also have a five-year deal with Netflix for $100 million.

Rihanna – $600 Million

Rihanna’s eyes shine bright with the light of determination. Growing up was challenging for Rihanna, especially since her family did not have much financial stability. She mentioned in one of her interviews that it would take a full year of saving for her to buy anything she wanted. She got into investing her money to add to her profits. Her net worth is almost $600. Rihanna is known as one of the richest female musicians in the world.

Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen – $580 Million

Popular Brazilian actress and model, Gisele ranks among the highest-paid models in the world. On the other hand, Tom Brady is a skilled New England Patriots player who is an American sportsman. Super Bowl champion, Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year in 2007, Bert Bell Award NFL Most Valuable Player some of the awards received by Brady. In 2006, a friend arranged a meet up for the couple. This is how they met for the first time. Tom Brady is thought to have a net worth of nearly $ 180 million. Gisele earns roughly $400 million annually. However, the couple’s estimated total net worth, which they have accumulated over the course of their lives, is an astounding $580 million.

Tom Cruise – $570 Million

Tom Cruise, who is 57 years old, has maintained to be a showstopper by frequently performing risky actions in his movies. Jack Reacher, Top Gun, Risky Business, Edge of Tomorrow, and Oblivion are some of his famous movies. He received many awards including Teen Choice Awards, seven nominations for Golden Globe Awards, 3 Academy Awards nominations and MTV Movie Award. Tom Cruise has a net worth of over $ 570 million. Thanks to his more than three decades of success in Hollywood. Given that he was ranked as the sixth highest-paid actor in 2017, this is not very shocking. Cruise needs a safe bank account because he already has a large sum of money. He is currently the talk of the town again as his movie Top Gun movie sequel made huge success in the world.

Mariah Carey – $520 Million

Carey is one of the most amazing American singer, actress, record producer and a songwriter who spent her childhood in New York. Her 200 million records were sold out throughout the course of her career thanks to her stunning voice. It’s obvious why she evolved to become one of music’s most successful artists ever. She still manages to support herself financially after getting divorced. Carey began her career in 1990 and has since become one of the richest and most well-known singers. She is incredibly wealthy, with a $300 million total net worth.

Cristiano Ronaldo – $500 Million

The net worth of Ronaldo is $500. The most famous, stylish and highest paid footballer of the era is Cristiano Ronaldo. He has a huge fan following. He is also the wealthiest celebrity in the world. Who hasn’t heard of this charitable Portuguese footballer? His extravagant lifestyle shows how widely popular he is. Ronaldo has visited nearly all of the lavish vacation spots, including the Greek Islands. However, this football player has given $1.1 million to his nation’s needy during the COVID-19 crisis. He is not only known to the world as one of the best footballer who scored 856 goal. But he is also known for high donations he make for poor people. Ronaldo is in a relationship with Georgina Rodrigues and have five children together. He owns CR7 clothing brand. Not only this, he is the model of his own brand too.

 

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