How Much Is Britney Spears’ Net Worth?
Britney Spears, an American mainstream pop figure is professional since 1992 and is one best-selling female album artist of the 2000s. With the release of 9 studio albums and 42 singles, the Grammy Award winner acquired millions of dollars shower with 150 million records sold worldwide.
As of May 2022, Britney has an estimated net worth of around $29 million. Apart from album sales, her income source gets aid from endorsements, tours, and ticket sales.
The American singer has released famous songs like …Baby One More Time, Womanizer, 3, Hold It Against Me, S&M, and many more, which topped on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Back in 2012, Forbes listed her Music’s Top-Earning Woman with earnings of $58 million. Her The Circus Starring Britney Spears tour of 2009 became the 5th highest-grossing tour that year summing up to $131.8 million.
Net Worth Details: Income Sources & Earnings
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Britney Spears owns the net worth of around $215 million as of May 2020. The Richest claims her fortune to be around $200 million.
Staring from gospel music, she signed with Jive Records in 1997 but disbanded in 2011, setting her venture with RCA records.
As per Forbes, her net worth in 2009 was $75 million, which raised up to $125 million in 2011. By 2013, the American singer’s fortune recorded $150 million followed by $175 million in 2015.
In 2017, the Forbes reported her earnings at $34 million & ranked #89 in Celebrity 100 2017.
Her fortune is often compared with other famous female singers Beyonce ($355 million) and Taylor Swift ($360 million).
The chunk of her income is all thanks to her album sales, ticket sales, and concerts. Also, the Las Vegas residency which began in 2013 earns her $20-$30 million on average.
To date, the American singer has released 9 studio albums and 7 compilation albums, including the debut album …Baby One More Time (released on January 12, 1999) which got 14 times Platinum certification from RIAA.
Also, Britney owns a share on the YouTube channel BritneySpearsVEVO which has over 5.04 million subscribers and 5.352 billion views as of May 2020. The channel earns $165.2K – $2.6 million per year.
Dispute On Spears’ Fortune Value
Over the years, Britney’s fortune has seen a major discussion, whether it is over $100 million or less.
Online sources cite her assets are worth $59 million as of 2020, however, according to Celebrity Net Worth, the aforementioned value accounts for only the conservatorship with father since 2008.
The TMZ reported Spears’ conservatorship value at $36.1 million in 2013 & further documents stated that it did not include $100 million+ worth of other assets she owns/controls.
Albums, Record Sales, Ticket Sales & Tours
|…Baby One More Time (January 12, 1999)||25 million copies sold worldwide||$25 million|
|Oops!… I Did It Again (May 16, 2000)||19 million worldwide sales||$20 million|
|Britney (November 5, 2001)||9 million copies sold||$15 million|
|In the Zone (November 16, 2003)||6 million copies sold||$10 million|
|Blackout (October 25, 2007)||3.1 million worldwide sales||$3.1 million|
|Circus (November 28, 2008)||4 million copies sold||$4.5 million|
|Femme Fatale (March 25, 2011)||Certified platinum by RIAA||$1.2 million|
|Britney Jean (November 29, 2013)||Gold certification from Music Canada||$340,000|
|Glory (August 26, 2016)||154,000 copies sold||$260,000|
Also, check out her income from compilation albums:
- Greatest Hits: My Prerogative (2004)– $6 million
- B in the Mix: The Remixes (2005)– $300,000
- The Singles Collection (2009)– $1 million
- B in the Mix: The Remixes Vol. 2 (2011)– $24,000
Earnings from Tours:
- Baby One More Time Tour(1999-2000)- $35 million (80 shows, 462, 609 tickets sold)
- Oops I Did It Again Tour (2000-2001)- $52.1 million (83 shows, and 1, 452, 014 tickets sold)
- Dream Within a Dream Tour (2001-2002)- $60 million (66 shows, and 1,008, 925 tickets sold)
- The Onyx Hotel Tour (2004)- $35 million (53 shows, 437,000 tickets sold)
- The Circus Starring Britney Spears (2009)- $130 million
- Femme Fatale Tour (2011)- $68.7 million (79 shows,697,000 tickets sold)
Well, Britney Spears has made an appearance in movies such as Longshot (2001), Crossroads (2002), Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002), Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003), Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004) and Corporate Animals (2019).
For her work in Crossroads, Spears earned $2 million.
How Much Britney Spears Earned From The X Factor?
After Britney Spears singed with The X Factor in May 2012 on the judging panel alongside Simon Cowell, L.A. Reid, and Demi Lovato.
She became the then-highest paid judge on a singing competition series with a $15 million salary.
Later the record was broken by Katy Perry, who made $25 million for ABC’s revival of American Idol.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle & Expenses
Currently, Britney Spears lives in Los Angeles, California, and surely enjoys a lavish lifestyle with such a huge fortune.
She also owns a 3,264 sq. ft. property in Thousand Oaks, CA featuring 5 bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms, which she bought in 2015 for $7.4 million.
In addition to that, Spears also owns Kentwood (LA) property, where she grew up.
Formerly she owned another home in Thousand Oaks bought in 2012 for $6.7 million and later sold for $7 million in 2017.
List of her other former houses include:
- Sold a Los Angeles house to Brittany Murphy in 2003 for $3.85 million
- Former Malibu estate sold in 2007 for $10 million
- Beverly Hills property sold for $4.2 million in 2012; purchased in 2007 for $6.75 million
As reported, Spears leased the Hidden Hills mansion in 2008 paying the rent of $25,000 per month.
Also, in March 2009, during her tour to East Coast, she rented Alpine, New Jersey house for $30,000 per month.
Luxurious Car Collection Include Ferrari & Maserati
Britney Spears owns a collection of luxurious cars worth millions of dollars, it includes:
- Ferrari 360 Modena (price range $62,760 to $107,096)- In 2001, she crashed Ferrari and paid $25,000 for its repair
- BMW 328I (around $33,000)- Traded her Mercedes-Benz CLK for this car
- 2008 Mercedes-Benz SL500 (starting price of $97,000)
- Convertible Mini Cooper (starting price of $21,900)
- Maserati Gran Turismo- Bought in July 2015 for around $200,000
- Jaguar XK- Cost her $85,000, features 5.0-liter and 385-hp V8 engine
- Mercedes Benz G 55 AMG- Supercharged V8 engine and 476 hp
For a fact, after a divorce settlement and child support for Federline cost her footing bill, she repossessed the $200,000 Ferrari which she’d bought for her then-husband.
How Does Spears’ Spend Money?
Surely, it is assumed that Spears with multi-million dollars fortune does have extravagant expenses. Yeah sure it is, but also she does follow spending habit same as of common folks too.
Britney has shopping spree on TJ Maxx, Old Navy, Target, Dillard’s and Macy’s.
And when it comes to lavishness, Britney leaves no marks for any hesitation; she spent over $16,000 on a four-night stay at Montage Beverly Hills hotel in 2018.
That year, the pop singer $70,000 on travel while the living expenses stood at $400,000 including $66,000 on household supplies.
Tax And Insurance
Since Spears live in Los Angeles, CA, she is liable to the State’s tax policy, which seeks 0.793% of the assets’ assessed value as property tax. Also, her CA property call on $1,000 per year for insurance premium.
Upon her annual revenue of $10 million, Britney has to pay $5.20 million as income tax, inclusive of Federal tax, FICA and State tax.
Endorsements, Instagram Earnings & Business Venture
Back in early 2000, she had endorsements Skechers, Polaroid, Got Milk? and also released a limited edition of sunglasses Shades of Britney in 2000.
With her promotional deal with Pepsi in 2001, she pocketed upwards of $10 million.
The American singer launched a perfume brand with Elizabeth Arden, Inc. in 2004, which has over 20 fragrances, earning $1.2 billion by 2012.
Some of her most famous fragrances are Circus Fantasy, Fantasy Twist, Curious In Control, and VIP Private Show.
Britney Spears was the face of Candie‘s from 2009 to 2010. In March 2018, she became the new face of Kenzo.
Moreover, she also had investments on Home Depot, Verizon, Amazon, Google, Visa, Phillip Morris, Chipotle, Kraft Foods, AT&T, American Express, McDonald’s Corp., Time Warner, Colgate, Estee Lauder, Facebook, and Comcast.
Well, her earnings from stocks in 2013 were $97,883.
Also, Britney is active on Instagram and Twitter, with over 24.2 million and 56.1 million followers respectively (as of May 2020). According to Influencer Marketing Hub, she can earn $48,178 – $80,296 per sponsored post.
Charity Works & Philanthropy
The MTV Video Music Awards winner is also active in charity works and has associations with many non-profit organizations like Kids Wish Network, Promises Foundation, Save The Music Foundation, and Save The Children.
She also supports the Elton John AIDS Foundation which has an association with other celebrities like Adam Lambert, Mariah Carey, and Lady Gaga.
Well, she is the founder of the Britney Spears Foundation and donated $1 million through her foundation to the Twin Towers Fund to support the children & their family, affected by the September 11th attack.
In 2006, Spears donated $350,000 to Music Rising for the relief of Hurricane Katrina. Later in 2011, she benefited the St. Bernard Project with aid to raise the fund of $200,000.
She made a donation of $120,000 to the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation on October 24, 2015.
Spears, in partnership with Zappos and XCYCLE, hosted the Britney Spears Piece of Me Charity Ride in 2016 to raise $1 million for NCCF, while $450,000 already got in $450,000 through ticket sales and merch.
Later, the money raised was used to build NCCF Britney Spears Campus in Las Vegas, inaugurated on November 4, 2017.
Britney Spears’ Personal Life: Age, Height, Family & Education
Born on December 2, 1981, in McComb, Mississippi, the USA, Britney’s birth name is Britney Jean Spears. She is also famous for her nicknames: Pinkey and The Princess of Pop.
She is the second child of Lynne Irene Bridges, an author, and James Parnell Spears; and has 2 siblings: Bryan James and Jamie Lynn Spears. Well, her parents are now divorced.
Raised Baptist, Britney studied Kabbalist teachings, and later, enrolled at Professional Performing Arts School in New York City.
She is an American by nationality and is of mixed ethnicity (English and Maltese descent). As of May 2020, Spears’ age is 38 and has a height of 5 ft. 4 inches (163 cm).
Current Relationship Status: Is She Dating Or Married?
Yes, the Toxic singer is currently dating and enjoys a blissful relationship with her boyfriend Sam Asghar, a personal trainer.
The duo is dating since November 2016 after they met on the set of Spears’ Slumber Party-music video.
From the late-night dinners to Valentine’s Day, the couple often makes highlights with their flashing coziness.
Well, Spears and Asghar are yet to announce their engagement or wedding plans for now. Surely, with their strong-love bonding, the news is not so far for.
Relationship History: Husband, Divorce & Boyfriends
Britney Spears has been married twice in her life but divorced with both. First, she was in a marital relationship with Jason Alexander.
They married on January 3, 2004, and later annulled it on January 5, 2004, only after 55 hours.
Later, Spears exchanged vows with Kevin Federline, an American rapper. The duo married on October 6, 2004, and divorced on July 30, 2007.
While in a relationship, the duo welcomed 2 children: Sean Federline (born in 2005) and Jayden James Federline (born in 2006).
For a fact, as a divorce settlement, she paid $1 million to Federline and an additional $20,000 per month in child support, until they turn 18.
Besides this, the American singer has been in numerous relationships in the past. She was briefly engaged to Jason Trawick (2011 – 2013).
The list of her other ex-boyfriends includes Reg Jones (1996-1998), Robbie Carrico (1998-1999), Justin Timberlake (1999 2002), Wade Robson (2001-2002), Fred Durst (2002), Howie Day (2007), John Sundahl (2007-2008), Adnan Ghalib (2008-2009), David Lucado (2013-2014), Charlie Ebersol (2014-2015) and Harry Morton (2015-2016).
Mental Health & Stress
Over the years, Britney Spears has been in the highlights with her public talks with mental illness. Back in the 2013 documentary, the American singer talked about her mental illness and bipolar disorder.
In January 2019, after her father James underwent surgery for a life-threatening illness, Spears faced a trauma on her mental health.
She postponed her Las Vegas residency, the Britney: Domination, and later on April 2019, checked into a mental health facility.