Jerry Seinfeld Net Worth in 2017: $870 million
Jerry is an American comedian, actor, producer, writer and director, he is the richest comedian in the world and his total net worth is $870 million.
American comedian was born in Brooklyn, New York on April 29, 1954, he started his career in his college’s production house as a standup comedian, he auditioned in the show of New York “Catch a Rising Star” which leads to him toward success as he got the role to perform in HBO special show and this was the start of his new life.
Jerry Seinfeld made a show for NBC named as the Seinfeld which run for four years and it was the most successful show in the 90’s; its last episode was released in 1998in 2004, Forbes magazine revealed that Jerry earned from Seinfeld show in 2004 was $267 million and he ranked as no 1 in money rank in all comedian celebrities.
He ran the show for ten seasons and according to a report he charged $5 million per episode which was a huge amount given to any comedian in that age and total episodes were about 22.
Due to stand up performances in 2005 and as a result of syndication deals, he earned $10 million while in 2006 he received $60 million; Jerry had done a deal with Microsoft which is a world class company for the some Ads and this deal gave him about $10 million.
Seinfeld had become the world’s highest paid comedian between 2008 and 2009 when he earned about $85 million only in 12 months and according to Forbes magazine, in 2013 his annual income was $32 million.
He has done many films as Eddie, Comedian, Bee Movie and Top Five, these are the top significant movies for him and now his total net worth is $ 870 million.