What Is The Net Worth Of Versatile Star Katharine McPhee?   

Katharine McPhee is a famous American actress, singer, and songwriter who gained public attention as the runner-up of American singing competition TV series, American Idol Season 5 (2006).

Moreover, she is also an actress best known for her roles in The House Bunny, Shark Night 3D, and Smash. Also, among people, she is popular as the wife of David Foster.

As of 2020, McPhee has an estimated net worth of $14 million. She earned $1 million only in 2011. On the other hand, her husband David is worth $80 million. The combined net worth of the celebrity couple is $94 million.

Success Journey In Various Field

Katharine McPhee began her career appearing in the American singing television show, American Idol Season 5, in 2006. The season’s judges were Randy Jackson, Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell, and was hosted by Ryan Seacrest.

McPhee became the finalist of the season and came out as a runner up of the show while the winner was Taylor Hicks.

American Idol Season 5 Runner Up Katharine McPhee
American Idol Season 5 Runner Up Katharine McPhee

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After the show, the singer released five studio albums, including ten music videos and singles.

Here Are Lists Of Katharine’s Alums Earnings:

Albums Release Date Earnings
Katharine McPhee January 30, 2007 $381,000
Unbroken January 5, 2010 $45,000
Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You October 12, 2010 $23,000
The Music of Smash May 1, 2012 $112,000
Bombshell February 12, 2013 $26,000

Besides that, McPhee also entered in the acting world. In 2007 she debuted as an actor appearing on the television series lonelygirl15. The same year, she also acted in Ugly Betty and Crazy.

Additionally, Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You singer is also notable part of movies and TV series such as The House Bunny, You May Not Kiss the Bride, Shark Night 3D, Peace, Love & Misunderstanding, Bayou Caviar, Family Guy, Community, In My Dreams, Scorpion, and The Lost Wife of Robert Durst.

Furthermore, The House Bunny actress also performed in musical theatre Waitress. Also, she is all ready to appear in 2020 onwards post-production movies, The Tiger Rising, Intensive Care, and Country Comfort.

Founder Of McPhee Outreach

American Idol Season 5 runner up founded McPhee Outreach to help other charitable organizations in every way possible in 2006. Similarly, she supports the foundations like Aid Still Required, American Foundation for AIDS Research, and Feeding America.

Actress and singer Katharine McPhee is founder of McPhee Outreach
Actress and singer Katharine McPhee is founder of McPhee Outreach

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Moreover, 5 feet 8 inches star is also a donor for organizations such as Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation, MusiCares, Princess Grace Foundation, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

The above-mentioned organizations also gathered a good sum of donations from celebrities like Beyoncé, John Legend, Lady Gaga, Mariah Carey, Robin Williams, and Miley Cyrus.

Lifestyle And Residence

American singer Katharine owns a lavish house of 2,039 square feet in Toluca Lake, Los Angeles. She bought a mansion for $1.4 million in 2015.

The million-dollar villa features three bedrooms and two bathrooms. As per the report, she rented the mansion for $6,900 per month in July 2019. Also, a 35-year-old actress listed the home asking $1.5 million in the market in 2017 August.


Katharine McPhee was born Katharine Hope McPhee on March 25, 1984, in Los Angeles, California, United States. Her mother, Patricia Burch McPhee, is a vocal coach while the father, Daniel McPhee, is a TV producer.

Katharine McPhee with father, Daniel McPhee
Katharine McPhee with father, Daniel McPhee

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On the other hand, the older sister of the singing sensation, Adriana McPhee, also has been the vocal coach of American Idol since 2012.

The versatile personality went to Notre Dame High School and later attended Boston Conservatory at Berklee.

Married Life

Smash star Katharine McPhee is married to Canadian musician, record producer, composer, songwriter, and arranger David Foster. The couple exchanged wedding vows on June 28, 2019.

Katharine McPhee and husband David Foster on their wedding
Katharine McPhee and husband David Foster on their wedding

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Prior to Foster, the singing sensation walked down the aisle with Nick Cokas on February 2, 2008. The duo divorced on February 9, 2016.

Social Media Earnings

The singing sensation McPhee is active on Twitter with 274.7K followers and 302,576 followers on Facebook.

On the other hand, as of February 2020, Katharine has 700K followers on Instagram with an engagement rate of 4.58%. According to the Influencer Marketing Hub, she earns around $2,093.25 to $3,488.75 per sponsor post.

Also, the multi-talented star has a YouTube channel titled KatharineMcPheeVEVO. It was created on June 17, 2009, and currently has 106K subscribers with a total view of 50,952,494. As per the Social Blade, she earns  $170 to $2.7K per month and $2K to $32.6K yearly.