How much is Tom Hanks’ Net Worth?

Tom Hanks is a famous American actor and movie maker. The two-time Academy Award-winning actor is best known for his roles in Forrest Gump, Cast Away, Philadelphia and Big. His movies have grossed over $4.9 billion in both United States and Canadian box office and over $9.96 worldwide. He is also famous for portraying the character of Robert Langdon in the Da Vinci Code, Angels and Demons, and Inferno.

He has an estimated net worth of $400 million. Below the article deals with Tom’s financial sources, his salary, and earnings from movies.

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

As of 2023, the American actor has accumulated a massive wealth of $400 million. He has accumulated such a fortune from the salary that he received from different movies and TV shows that he has acted on.

He started his career in 1980 with the role of Elliot in the movie He Knows You’re Alone. After his career debut, he acted in a couple of series like The Love Boat, Bosom Buddies and Taxi in the coming years.

He is best known for acting in films like Forrest Gump, The Green Mile, Captain Phillips, Saving Private Ryan, featuring Matt Damon and Vin Diesel, Catch Me If You Can, Saving Mr. Banks, and Bridge of Spies, The Circle, starring Emma Watson, to name a few.

He also voiced the character of Sheriff Woody in Disney’s animated film series of Toy Story.

He is also well known for portraying the character Robert Langdon in the films Da Vinci Code, Angels and Demons, and Inferno, based on Dan Brown‘s novels of the same name.

Tom Hanks has won a total of 16 awards during his career, including 2 Oscars, 8 Emmy Awards, 4 Golden Globe Awards, and 2 Screen Actors Guild Awards.


He is one of the most bankable actors of all time and his movies have made impressive earnings at the box office. Some of his highest grossing movies have been enlisted below.

Splash 1984 $69.8 million
Bachelor Party 1984 $38.4 million
The Money Pit 1986 $54.9 million
Nothing In Common 1986 $32.2 million
Dragnet 1987 $66.6 million
Big 1988 $151.7 million
The ‘Burbs 1989 $49.1 million
Turner & Hooch 1989 $71.1 million
Joe Versus the Volcano 1990 $39.4 million
A League of Their Own 1992 $132.4 million
Sleepless in Seattle 1993 $227.9 million
Philadelphia 1993 $206.7 million
Forrest Gump 1994 $678.1million
Apollo 13 1995 $355.2 million
Toy Story 1995 $373.6 million
Saving Private Ryan 1998 $482.3 million
You’ve Got Mail 1998 $250.8 million
Toy Story 2 1999 $497.4 million
The Green Mile 1999 $290.7 million
Cast Away 2000 $429.6 million
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2002 $368.7 million
Road to Perdition 2002 $181 million
Catch Me If You Can 2002 $352.1 million
The Ladykillers 2004 $76.7 million
The Terminal 2004 $219.4 million
The Polar Express 2004 $311.3 million
Magnificent Desolation:
Walking on the Moon 3D
2005 $40 million
The Da Vinci Code 2006 $758.2 million
Cars 2006 $462.2million
The Ant Bully 2006 $55.2 million
Evan Almighty 2007 $173.4 million
Charlie Wilson’s War 2007 $119 million
The Simpsons Movie 2007 $527.1 million
Mamma Mia! 2008 $615.7 million
Angels & Demons 2009 $485.9 million
Where the Wild Things Are 2009 $100.1 million
Toy Story 3 2010 $1.067 billion
Larry Crowne 2011 $72 million
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close 2011 $55.2 million
Cloud Atlas 2012 $130.5 million
Captain Phillips 2013 $218.8 million
Saving Mr. Banks 2014 $117.9 million
Bridge of Spies 2015 $165.5 million
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 2016 $88.9 million
Sully 2016 $240.8 million
Inferno 2016 $220 million
The Circle 2017 $40.7 million
The Post 2017 $179.8 million
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again 2018 $395 million
Toy Story 4 2019 $1.018 billion

It is believed that Tom Hanks got paid well enough for his acting in these movies.

Yearly Earnings

  • 1999 – $71.5 million
  • 2002 – $45 million
  • 2003 – $55 million
  • 2004 – $27 million
  • 2006 – $74 million
  • 2007 – $74 million
  • 2009 – $35 million
  • 2010 – $45 million
  • 2011 – $35 million
  • 2012 – $26 million


Being an actor a majority of his net worth comprises of the salary from his different acting projects.

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How much did Tom Hanks make on Forrest Gump?

He was paid $70 million for his contribution to the movie also included profit participation.

His salary from different films have been enlisted below:

  • Splash – $70,000
  • Punchline – $5,000,000
  • Big – $1,750,000
  • The Burbs – $3,500,000
  • The Bonfire of the Vanities – $5,000,000
  • Toy Story – $50,000,000
  • Saving Private Ryan – $40,000,000
  • You’ve Got Mail – $20,000,000
  • The Green Mile – $20,000,000
  • Toy Story 2 – $5,000,000
  • Cast Away – $20,000,000
  • The Da Vinci Code – $18,000,000
  • Angels & Demons – $50,000,000 (includes profit participation)
  • Toy Story 3 – $26,000,000

Endorsement Deals

Tom Hanks Hanks endorses major brands like Sony, Intel, and Hanx Writer. The money he makes from these deals is still unknown.

Assets- Houses And Cars

The American filmmaker paid $26 million to buy a mansion in Pacific Palisades, California in 2010. He later sold the property for a loss at $17.5 million.

He also owns a house in New York which he bought at the price of $12.5 million.

He and wife Rita Wilson purchased a 6,289 square foot home in Malibu in 1991 for $1.45 million. The house now has a market value of $5.7 million.

He wears a Rolex Explorer which costs  $7,600, a Rolex SEA-DWELLER which is available at $14,700 and a Rolex GV Milgauss which has a starting price of $24,600.


When it comes to locomotives, Tom Hanks’ has kept it really simple. He owns a Toyota Prius which costs $28,820, Mercedes-Benz-S class of $180,100, and a Chevy Tahoe which is available in the market at the price of $52,900.

He also owns an AC Propulsion’s eBox of $55,000.

Tom Hanks’s Charity, Insurances, And Taxes

Tom Hanks helped raise $44 million to support same-sex marriage in California. He also donated an espresso machine to the Press Corps department of the White House.

He donated $115,000 to renovate the Rawley T. Farnsworth theatre in Skyline High School located in Oakland, California.

Over the years he has supported the causes of many NGOs like American Foundation for AIDS Research, Celebrity Fight Night Foundation, Children’s Health Fund, lifeline Energy, ONE campaign, Red Cross and Stand Up To Cancer to name some.

Being an A-class celebrity he must be heavily insured. Also, his assets including houses and cars might be insured.

Talking about his taxes he must be paying huge chunks for his massive fortune.

Tom Hanks’s Bio, Education, Relationships, Height

He was born as Thomas Jeffrey Hanks on 9th July 1956 in Concord, California, in The United States. Tom Hanks is the son of father Amos Mefford Hanks and mother Janet Marylyn.He has three siblings namely, Sandra Hanks Benoiton, Larry Hanks, and Jim Hanks.

As a child, he attended Skyline High School and studied theater at Chabot College. He later transferred to California State University.

The 66-year-old actor has been married twice in his lifetime. He is currently married to actress Rita Wilson whom he met in 1981.The couple married in 1988 and together they gave birth to two sons Chester Marlon “Chet” Hanks and Truman Theodore.

Prior to that he was married to Samantha Lewes. They married in 1978 and share two kids; son Colin Hanks and daughter Elizabeth Hanks. The pair divorced in 1987.

Height And Weight

The Forrest Gump actor stands tall with a height of 6 feet (183 cms) and his body weighs about 80 kg (176 lbs).