Jerry Seinfeld Net Worth 2020: Jerry Seinfeld is an American comedian, actor, producer, and also a writer. He is best known for playing himself in the sitcom ‘Seinfeld’, which was written by Larry David and himself. Learn more about Jerry Seinfeld in this article.
Jerry Seinfeld had an incredibly successful career as a stand-up comedian; and in the year 2019, Jerry Seinfeld’s net worth is estimated to be about $950 million.
Jerry Seinfeld was born on the 29 April 1954, in Brooklyn, New York to Kalman Seinfeld; an Austrian-Jewish sign maker and a Betty Seinfeld. Jerry Seinfeld was raised in Massapequa, New York.
Jerry Seinfeld joined Massapequa High School on Long Island for his preliminary education. As a 16-year-old boy, he volunteered at the Kibbutz Sa’ar, a collective community in Israel.
Later he schooled at the State University of New York at Oswego transferring after his second year to Queens College, the City University of New York and graduated with a degree in communications and theatre.
While Whilst Seinfeld was at college, he was involved in various productions, and this was where his inspiration to become a stand-up comedian came from.
Jerry tried out at various open mic nights around New York City, and got a role in the sitcom Benson in the year 1980; which he was later fired from.
In the year 1981, Seinfeld appeared on The Tonight Show, and people quickly began to become aware of who he was.
In the year 1988, he created The Seinfeld Chronicles with Larry David, which was enormously successful, and that is where most people know him from.
Since then, Jerry has appeared in several productions and had an incredibly successful career in stand-up comedy.
His career has been very successful, that Jerry Seinfeld’s net worth is estimated to be about $950 million, making him the world richest comedian.
Jerry Seinfeld’s Personal Life-Wife and children
Talking about Jerry Seinfeld’s personal life, Seinfeld dated Carol Leifer years before the series Seinfeld was established.
He also had a four-year love affair with a high school student named Shoshanna Lonstein. He was only 17 years old when he got into a relationship.
In August 1998, he met another lady named Jessica Sklar at the Reebok Sports Club and they started dating each other.
Before Seinfeld, Sklar was married to Eric Nederlander and after divorcing Nederlander she got married to Seinfeld on December 25, 1999.
CAPTION: Jerry Seinfeld with his wife Jessica
Together they both bought a house in Amagansett, Long Island for US$32 million in the year 2000. They had their first child; a girl and named her Sascha on November 7, 2000.
They later had their first son Julian Kal on March 1, 2003, and he was named Shepherd Kellen on August 22, 2005. They were all born in New York City. Currently, He is living a happy married life with his wife and children.
Presently, Jerry Seinfeld net worth is estimated to be $1 Billion. The main source of Jerry Seinfeld net worth fortune has been through syndication checks from his eponymous sitcom and also his numerous stands up touring income.
In 2019 Jerry Seinfeld has been ranked as one of the highest paid comedians worldwide and has also been listed on Forbes, among the top 10 list of American richest comedians.
Jerry Seinfeld earning on annual basis is about $80-$90 million. In the year 2008 and 2009, he was the world’s highest-paid comedian earning about $85 million and on the 2015-2016 year as well.
- “If a book about failures doesn’t sell, is it a success?”
- “Somebody just gave me a shower radio. Thanks a lot. Do you really want music in the shower? I guess there’s no better place to dance than a slick surface next to a glass door.”
- “Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason”
- “A bookstore is one of the only pieces of physical evidence we have that people are still thinking.”
- “Dogs are the leaders of the planet. If you see two life forms, one of them’s making a poop, the other one’s carrying it for him, who would you assume is in charge.”
- “There is no such thing as fun for the whole family.”
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