What is Elizabeth Banks’ net worth?

Elizabeth Banks’ is an American actress, producer, director, and writer best known for portraying the role of Effie Trinket in the epic The Hunger Game movie series alongside Liam Hemsworth. Banks made her debut as a director with Pitch Perfect 2 where she also played the role of Gail Abernathy-McKadden.

As of 2019, Elizabeth has accumulated a net worth of $30 million. Below in this article, we discuss all the financial aspects of the American including her salary, insurances, earnings, and the charity work that she has done.

Net Worth Details- Earnings, Salary, and Other Income Sources

Elizabeth Banks has an estimated wealth of $30 million which the actress has collected from her works as an actress and director.

As a producer, she is also very successful. Her 2015 movie Pitch Perfect 2, starring Anna Kendrick and Hailee Steinfeld, was a box office hit grossing a total of $69 million in the opening weekend.

Banks made her career debut in 1998 with the role of Vicki in the low-budget movie Surrender Dorothy.

Since her career debut, she has acted in several hit films like Spider-Man trilogy, starring Tobey Maguire and James Franco, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, featuring Steve Carell and Paul Rudd, Magic Mike XXL, and Power Rangers to name a few.

Elizabeth is also quite popular in TV sitcoms and had recurring roles in 30 Rock, Modern Family, and Scrubs.

She currently hosts the remake of reality game show from 1980s, Press Your Luck, which is aired on ABC network.

Banks is currently busy directing and producing the film Charlie’s Angels, starring Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, and Ella Balinska.


The American actress made most of her money from the contributions she made in different films. Some of her highest grossing movies have been enlisted below:

Spider-Man 2002 $821.7 million
Catch Me If You Can 2002 $352.1 million
Spider-Man 2 2004 $783.8 million
The 40-Year-Old Virgin 2005 $177.4 million
Spider-Man 3 2007 $890.9 million
The Hunger Games 2012 $694.4 million
Pitch Perfect 2012 $115.4 million
The Hunger Games: 
Catching Fire
2013 $865 million
The Lego Movie 2014 $469.1 million
The Hunger Games:
Mockingjay – Part 1
2014 $755.4 million
Magic Mike XXL 2015 $122.5 million
The Hunger Games:
Mockingjay – Part 2
2015 $653.4 million
Pitch Perfect 3 2017 $185.4 million

The movie Pitch Perfect was Banks first production debut which she made under the Brownstone Productions banners for a total of $17 million.

The movie helped Universal Studios earn $113 million worldwide and also made $103 million in home video sales.

Although her salary from the movies hasn’t been disclosed, it can be assumed that she was paid handsomely.


For her role in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, Elizabeth received $2.5 million while her salary from Magic Mike XXL was $2.9 million.

Similarly, for her contribution to The Lego Movie and Every Secret Thing, she received $1.1 million and $1 million respectively.

It is believed that she makes $4.75 million every year.

Instagram Earning and Endorsement Deals

She is quite active on Instagram under the username @elizabethbanks. In her account, she has over 3 million followers and earns about $5,599.5 – $9,332.5 from every post.


Over the years, she has appeared for the TV commercials for brands like L’Oreal Paris, Old Navy, Realtor.com to name a few.

The money she made from endorsement deals are still unavailable.

Assets: House, Cars, Insurances, Charity, and others

She owns a house in Sherman Oaks which is spread over 6,218 sq foot. The five-bedroom house was previously listed at the price of $7 million but Banks paid $6.8 million for the property.

Banks previously lived in a mid-century era home which she bought at the price of $1.62 million in 2007. The house was located in Studio Abode. She has not enlisted any cars under her name.

She has also not disclosed the insurance policy that she is currently following, but she must be heavily insured owing to her status.

Elizabeth Banks is quite a philanthropist and has been affiliated with several charitable organizations like Malaria No More, LA’s Best, Milk+Bookies, American Foundation for AIDS Research (amFAR) and Stand Up To Cancer.

She donated $5,600 for Kamala Harris‘ Senate Campaign.

Elizabeth Banks’ Personal Life- Age, Marriage, Children, Height, and Weight

She was born as Elizabeth Irene Mitchell on 10th February 1974 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, the United States. She is the daughter of Ann Wallace and Mark P. Mitchell.

Her father was a factory worker while her mother worked in a bank. She is the eldest of the four children of her parents.

Read more:Halle Berry-Net Worth

Banks graduated from Pittsfield High School and later enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania.

She graduated with a major in Communications and a minor in Theatrical arts. She also attended the American Conservatory Theater from where she received her MFA degree.

She is a married woman and has been in a relationship with husband Max Handelman. The couple married in 2003 and are the parents of two sons who were born out of surrogate mothers.

Height and Weight

The 45-year-old American actress stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 5 inches (165 cms) while her body weighs about 55 kgs (121 lbs). Her body measurements are 34026-35 inches.