How Much Is The Net Worth Of Steve Carell?
A comedy legend and a TV icon, Steve Carell is one of the beloved comedians in the world, as of March 2020 he has a net worth of around $50 million. He made this whopping net worth by working in show business for almost 3 decades.
He has worked in at least 43 movies including hits like “Crazy, Stupid, Love” and the animated Despicable Me. Carell also portrayed Michael Scott in the globally well-received series, The Office US which many consider being his breakthrough role. He shared the screen with Jenna Fischer, John Krasinski, Rainn Wilson, Mindy Kaling, Ed Helms, and B.J. Novak to name a few.
Net Worth of $50 Million: Salary, Earning, And Income Sources
Carell is a comedian with a net worth of $50 million as of March 2019. The majority of his net worth is thanks to his incredible talents on screen. He is a household name due to shows like The Office, Saturday Night Live, and The Daily Show.
His rise to stardom was gradual as he started as a minor comedian in the industry. He then slowly climbed up the fame ladder due to his talents and charming charisma. His first major role was a supporting role in the Will Ferrel flick, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy.
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Then in 2005, he got the lead role for the film The 40-Year-Old Virgin for which he got $500,000. From then he established himself as a legend in the comedy industry.
Here is the list of his net worth, earnings, and notable events in his life over the period of time.
- Notable Events: Carell debuted on the big screen with the film Curly Sue.
- Notable Events: Landed the role of Brick Tamland in Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy.
- Notable Events: He was cast as the lead for the comedy movie, The 40-Year-Old Virgin and also got the role of Michael Scott in the US version of The Office.
- Earnings: $500,000 from the 40-Year-Old Virgin + $87,500 per episode of The Office.
- Notable Events: Played in 4 feature films.
- Earnings: $175,000 per episode from The Office.
- Notable Events: Starred as Evan Baxter in Evan Almighty.
- Earnings: $5,000,000 from Evan Almighty
- Notable Events: Played memorable roles on Get Smart and Horton Hears a Who!.
- Earnings: $5 Million
- Notable Events: Bought a general store in Marshfield, Massachusetts named Marshfield Hills General Store.
- Earnings: $20 million
- Notable Events: Voiced the main character in Despicable Me.
- Earnings: $34 Million
- Notable Events: Acted in Crazy, Stupid, Love and made $17.5 million that year which made him the highest-paid actor of that year.
- Earnings: $17.5 Million
Net Worth 2018: $45 million
Net Worth 2019: $50 million
Still active in the industry and always pushing out more hits, Carell is sure to increase his net worth in the coming years. He is already halfway there to reach $100 million and he might reach the coveted figure before he retires.
Apart from this, he also earns from advertisements and endorsements that he does for various companies. Some of the companies that have hired Carell for advertisements are AT&T, Honda, Pepsi, among several others. He also appeared in a commercial for the White House when Barack Obama was President.
He has also invested in businesses other than the film and TV industry. He bought a general store near his home in Massachusetts.
Steve Carell Charged a Salary of $87000 per episode of The Office Till Season Two
American sitcom The Office can be considered as the most beneficial career choice for Steve Carell. In fact, it was a good choice for him in terms of earning as well.
As per the sources, the actor charged a salary of around $87000 per episode of The Office till season 2. For season three of the sitcom, he charged $$175,000 per episode.
In the later seasons of the sitcom, the actor is said to have hiked his price but the details are yet unrevealed.
Steve Carell Made His Movie Debut in 1991
Steve has been a part of many movies and TV shows by far. He made his movie debut in 1991 in Curly Sue and since has appeared in dozens of movies.
Here are the list of his movies by far.
- Tomorrow Night
- Bruce Almighty
- The 40-Year-Old Virgin
- Little Miss Sunshine
- The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
- Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Steve is set to appear in the 2020 film Irresistible. The movie is in post-production and is directed by Jon Stewart. The movie also stars Rose Byrne, Chris Cooper, Mackenzie Davis, and many others in the lead.
Lifestyle, Expenses, Properties: House, Cars, Assets
When you are as rich and talented as Steve Carell you tend to spend big on things. He has spent big on cars after initially driving around in a Volkswagen Rabbit which can be bought for around $16,000. In an interview, he said that he drives an Audi A8 which costs around $83,475.
Similarly, he also owns the famous Porsche 918 Spyder which costs an astounding $845,000. Also, he owns another Porsche, the 911 Turbo which can be bought for a jaw-dropping $161,800.
He Owns $10 Million Mansion in LA
Not holding back the spending when it comes to his houses too, he bought a $10 million mansion in LA which has an elevator for his cars. The state of the art mansion contains a home theater, a lavish garage, and a recreation room. The real estate marvel is spread over 5028 sq. ft.
He also owns a house in Mansfield Massachusetts where the median cost for a home is around $444,600.
The comedy legend also has insurance but there is no information about the exact policies and premium rate of the insurance.
The actor is also a philanthropist and has done extensive charity throughout his career for organizations like Alliance For Children’s Rights, Lollipop Theater Network, Robert F Kennedy Memorial, and Worldwide Orphans Foundation.
Steve Carell’s Personal Details- Age, Wife, Kids, Height, Family, Spouse
Steve Carell was born Steven John Carell on August 16, 1962. He was born to father Edwin A. Carell and mother Harriet Theresa. He is an American by nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity as his father is of Italian-German descent and his mother Polish descent.
Marriage And Children
Carell married Nancy Carell who is also a Saturday Night Live alum. He met her in an improvisation class in which he taught. The couple got married on August 5, 1995, and the marriage has blessed them with two children.
Their first child, a daughter was born in May 2001 and their son John “Johnny” was born in June 2004.
Age And Height
As of March 2020, he is 57 years old and stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm.