American Actor Jared Padalecki Net Worth Is $12 Million

Jared Padalecki is an American actor with a fortune of $15 million. He is best known for appearing in the TV series Gilmore Girls.

Similarly, Jared is also famous for the portrayal of Sam Winchester in the television series Supernatural. Also, he is recognized for his performance in the films, New York Minute and House of Wax.

What Is His Salary?

As of 2020, Jared charges $125 thousand as his salary per episode for his appearance on the shows.

Where Does Jared Padalecki Live? Details Of His House, Cars, And Tax Payment

Supernatural star Jared lives in a beautiful and lavish house situated in Austin, Texas, United States. Similarly, he also owns an apartment in Los Angeles, California.

Jared Padalecki spending quality time with his family in Austin, Texas house
Jared Padalecki spending quality time with his family in Austin, Texas house

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Moreover, he had a villa in the San Fernando Valley. Later, he sold the mansion for $2.4 million in 2014.

Padalecki adds various expensive cars in his properties. He has Range Rover ($89,000-$177,000) and Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class ($16,830-$72,600).

The citizens of Austin, Texas pays an effective tax rate of 32.88%. Similarly, Jared also pays a total income tax of $164,400 with a yearly earning of $500,000.

Charity Works

37-year-old star Jared Padalecki has worked for different charitable organizations. He supports the foundation like A Dog’s Life Rescue, Dolphin Project, Alzheimer’s Association, Operation Smile, and American Cancer Society.

In a similar organization, celebrities like Anna Kendrick, Jensen Ackles, Justin Bartha, Ann Curry, and Molly Sims have also been associated.

Jared Padalecki's Always Keep Fighting campaign t-shirt
Jared Padalecki’s Always Keep Fighting campaign t-shirt

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Padalecki began his Always Keep Fighting campaign in March 2015. He sells different products and merchandise through the campaign and donates the sum of money raised by the fund to the different organizations he supports.

Personal Life

Jared Padalecki was born Jared Tristan Padalecki on July 19, 1982, in San Antonio, Texas, United States.

The Supernatural star was born to parents, Gerald Padalecki and Sharon L. Kammer. He spent his childhood days along with his siblings, Jeff Padalecki and Megan Padalecki.

Cancer born actor Jared graduated from James Madison High School.

Shares Three Children With Genevieve Cortese

6 feet 4 inches tall actor Jared Padalecki married Genevieve Cortese on February 27, 2010. The couple met on the set of the TV series Supernatural and began dating in January 2009.

After 10 months, the duo announced their engagement in December 2009. The couple shares three kids together.

Jared Padalecki with his wife Genevieve Cortese and three children
Jared Padalecki with his wife Genevieve Cortese and three children

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The life partners’ first child, son Thomas Colton Padalecki was born on March 19, 2012. After a year, the duo again welcomed a son Austin Shepherd “Shep” Padalecki on Dec 22, 2013. Jared’s wife then gave birth to a daughter Odette Elliott Padalecki on March 17, 2017.

Matching Tattoo With Two Co-Stars Of Supernatural

Jared Padalecki inked a matching tattoo along with his Supernatural co-stars Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Jensen Ackles at the wedding reception of Morgan on October 10, 2019, at their right wrist.

Jared Padalecki making matching tattoo from Mike Lucena with Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Jensen Acles
Jared Padalecki making a matching tattoo from Mike Lucena with Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Jensen Acles

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Jared’s on-screen father Jeffrey hired a tattoo artist Mike Lucena for those guests who wanted to ink. And the trio decided to get a matching tattoo.

Career And Movie Earnings

American actor Jared Padalecki began his career with a film A Little Inside in 1999. Then, in 2000, he appeared in the television series Silent Witness.

In the same year, he appeared in the TV series Gilmore Girls and gained huge popularity. Additionally, Jared is a part of the films such as Cheaper by the Dozen, Flight of the Phoenix, House of Wax, Cry Wolf, and so on.

Here are some movies with its box office collections.

Films Budget Box Office Collection
Cheaper by the Dozen $40 million $190.2 million
House of Wax $40 million $70.1 million
Cry Wolf $1 million $15.6 million
Friday the 13th $19 million $91.4-$92.7 million

Moreover, he is famous for the role of Sam Winchester in Supernatural alongside Katie Cassidy, Lauren Cohan, Misha Collins, and others. Also, he has appeared in the television shows Room 401, Supernatural: The Anime Series, and Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life.

How Much Is His Salary?

Padalecki is worth $14 million. He earns a salary of $145,000 per episode from his appearances.