- Full NameEllen DeGeneres
- First NameEllen
- Last NameDeGeneres
- Profession American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer
- Birth CityMetairie, Louisiana
- Birth CountryAmerica
- Father NameElliott DeGeneres
- Mother NameBetty DeGeneres
- Fact TitleEllen DeGeneres
- Married Day16
- Married Month7
- Married Year2008
- SpousePortia de Rossi
- Relation WithKat Perkoff (1980), Teresa Boyd (1995), Anne Heche (1997 to 2000), and Alexandra Hedison (2001 to 2004)
- Awards["Primetime Emmy"]
- Sibilings brother Vance DeGeneres
- Filmography["The Big Bang Theory","The Simpsons","Finding Nemo","Ellen","Goodbye Lover","Coneheads"]
- EducationThe University of New Orleans
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Ellen DeGeneres?
The two times Oscar host Ellen DeGeneres is a popular American talk show host and also one of the most successful TV comedians of the time. Ellen DeGeneres is worth around $490 million as of 2020.
Here know about her net worth, salary, income sources, house, cars, and personal details.
Net Worth Details- Salary, Income Sources
As of 2020, Ellen DeGeneres is estimated to have a net worth of around $490 million according to Celebrity Net Worth while other sources including The Richest claims her net worth to be approximately $450 million.
Her net worth is quite high than other television hosts such as Jimmy Fallon ($45 million), Jimmy Kimmel ($45 million), James Corden ($12 million).
DeGeneres mainly earns as American Actress, Talk show host, and standup comedian. She gained her huge popularity after she was given her daytime talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show on September 2003. A source reported her salary to be around $75 million from her show and it’s tickets sales.
Apart from this, she also makes a good sum of money from her acting career. While appearing in the comedy movie M. Wrong, she got a salary of around $2 million. She also starred in movies and TV series including The Big Bang Theory, The Simpsons, Finding Nemo, Ellen, Goodbye Lover, Coneheads, and many more.
She has also tried her hand in the entertainment industry as a producer and writer. She is the author of several best-selling books like Home, Seriously… I’m Kidding, The Funny Thing Is…, and My Point… A… I Do Have One.
For her performances and skills, she has been awarded 90 awards and 79 nominations. She received several Primetime Emmy and nominated in Golden Globe Awards.
Fun Fact: Her prank saga with Television anchor Matt Lauer is quite popular among fans.
Forbes Ranks Her 15 Highest-Paid Celebrity
Last year, that is in 2018, Ellen brought in a huge sum for her stand up the deal. In fact, the eight-figure cheque stands out to be the highest amount she has ever received for her work.
With $87.5 million coming to her end in 2018, Forbes enlisted her as the 15th highest-paid woman in the world.
Instagram Earnings And Endorsements Deals
Besides her career, she adds hugely to her net worth as a social influencer. A source reported that she makes around $148,693 to $247,821 per sponsored post.
Similarly, she earns monthly around $68.8 thousand to $1.1 million from her YouTube channel. DeGeneres is estimated to collect $825.3 thousand to $13.2 million per year.
Ellen has endorsed many popular companies and brands including Vitamin Water, J.C. Penny, American Express, Covergirl Cosmetics, Halo Purely for pets, Olay, SoJo Studios, and many more.
Business Venture And Shoe Collection
She is also the proud owner of a production house, Very Good Productions. She also has launched her clothing line, ED by Ellen.
Well, she is popular for her shoe collection. Recently in 2016, she launched her shoe line with the motto, ‘Every pair of shoes has the word ‘love’ written on it.’ A pair of shoes cost $98 to $650.
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Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances, Charity Works
Talking about her lavish lifestyle, she is currently living in the new Montecito house featured in 8.24 acres. She also owns other real estate and properties.
|Ryan Seacrest’s Abode||Bought in $29 million, listed for $60 million and lowered to $49 million, secretly sold in $37 million|
|Los Angeles Mansion||Bought for $40 million and sold in $55 million|
|The Brad Pitt Beach House||Bought for $12 million and sold in $13 million|
|The ‘Twice As Nice’ Home||Bought for $6.5 million, sold in $10 million and re-purchased for $8.72 million, sold for $9.9 million|
|Beverly West Condos||Bought two condos for $13 million, listed for $15.5 million and sold in $11.75 million taking the loss of $1.15 million|
|The Contemporary Malibu Beach House||Currently listed for $24 million, bought in $18.6 million|
Likewise, she also owns some of the world’s most expensive cars including
|Porsche 911 Carrera S||$85,295|
|metallic black Porsche Turbo S||$160,000|
|Porsche Cayenne S Turbo||$128,980|
|Porsche Cayenne S||$160,000|
Well, there are no details on her tax payments. Some source claims that she has the insurance from Liberty Mutual Insurance.
Ellen is also involved in several charity works and organizations. She has supported non-profit organizations and campaigns like Global AIDS Awareness, David Lynch Foundation, Digit Fund, Humane Society of the United States, Farm Sanctuary. Back in 2013, she donated around $25,000 to Ag-Gag anti-whistle-blower legislation, Tennessee.
Moreover being an animal lover, she promotes being a vegan. She served as the ambassador to the 2010 Farm Sanctuary’s Adopt-A-Turkey Project. She also donated a huge sum to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. She also contributed to raise money for the conservation of elephants.
|Donated to Ag-Gag anti-whistle blower legislation||$25,000|
|Donated to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust||$100,000|
|Donated to Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres of gift cards and appliances to several social services organizations||$6,330,000|
|Donated to Australian bushfire||$100k|
Ellen Sells Santa Barbara ranch For $US6.98 million
In September 2019, the Talk Show host Ellen DeGeneres sold her semi-remote farmette in the outskirts of Santa Barbara County.
The house that sits in 4.2-hectare was sold for a total of for $US6.98 million, $US282,000 more than the price of $US6.7 million she paid to buy the property.
Ellen DeGeneres Personal Life- Age, Parents, Wife, Girlfriend, Lesbian, Height, Weight
Ellen DeGeneres aka Ellen Lee DeGeneres was born on 26 January 1958 under the sun sign Aquarius. She was born to her parents; father Elliott DeGeneres and mother Betty DeGeneres. She was raised in Metairie, Louisiana, the United States alongside her brother, Vance DeGeneres who is an American actor, comedian, musician, and producer.
As of 2019, Ellen DeGeneres is 61 years old. She holds an American Nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group.
Coming to her personal life, she is married to Portia de Rossi. Her wife is popularly renowned as an Australian-American model and philanthropist. They married on 16 August 2008, after dating for around four years since 2004.
Before Rossi, she was romantically involved with Kat Perkoff (1980), Teresa Boyd (1995), Anne Heche (1997 to 2000), and Alexandra Hedison (2001 to 2004).
How Ellen DeGeneres Came Out?
Ellen DeGeneres openly accepted herself as a lesbian in April 1997. She came out on The Oprah Winfrey Show.
Surprisingly, the episode in which she disclosed her sexual orientation, The Puppy Side became one of the highest-rated episodes of the show.
Height And Weight
Ellen DeGeneres stands tall at the height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.71 m) and weighs around 59 kg (130 pounds).