Ryan Seacrest (born December 24, 1974) is an American television host, radio personality, producer and entrepreneur with a net worth of $245 million dollars. Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Seacrest was raised in Atlanta, Georgia and graduated from Dunwoody High School in 1992. He attended the University of Georgia but transferred to Georgia State University where he graduated with honors in Mass Communications/Journalism in 1996.
1) Early Life
Ryan began his media career working for radio stations as a DJ. After that, he landed hosting duties for a TV program called Ryan Seacrest’s On-Air Safari in 1998. This is when his net worth began to grow at an accelerated rate. He has also worked as a correspondent for ABC’s Good Morning America. Most recently, he started hosting a reality show called Keeping Up with The Kardashians. The show has brought more fame and success to Ryan, raising his net worth each year. In 2019, it is estimated that he will be worth $125 million dollars based on these sources of income alone!
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Since Seacrest has become an iconic personality in not just radio but television as well, it should come as no surprise that he’s also a very successful businessman. The man is reported to have an annual salary of $55 million, which makes him one of Hollywood’s most highly paid personalities and highest-paid radio personalities. He has since gone on to make even more money by capitalizing on other ventures, including his own television production company and restaurant chain. His television production company has given birth to hit shows like Keeping Up with The Kardashians and Shahs of Sunset for E! Network, among others.
In 2016, Forbes estimated that Seacrest’s total assets were worth $45 million, including a $15 million investment portfolio and over $10 million in property.
4) Salary & Earnings
When he’s not interviewing celebrities, celebrities and their children or discussing celebrity gossip on his eponymous show, Ryan Seacrest On Call, Seacrest hosts a radio program called On Air with Ryan Seacrest. As of 2019, he earns $100 million per year for these gigs. He also gets paid handsomely for his role as host of a competition show called Keeping Up with The Kardashians. In 2017, he was paid $10 million to do so. In addition to these huge paydays each year, he has endorsement deals that include Movado watches and Radio Shack.
5) Properties & Cars
In 2016, Seacrest bought a new home in Los Angeles’ Bel Air neighborhood for $23 million. He also owns a condo on Miami Beach. His collection of luxury cars includes a Lexus LS 460, Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabriolet and Audi R8 Spyder. When he was young, he used to drive around his hometown of Atlanta in his mother’s Nissan Sentra because that’s all they could afford at the time. In 2012, he told CNN Money: As soon as I got my first paycheck from E! News, I got my car out of hock and bought my first nice car with cash. A little bit after that I bought another car with cash. Now every time I get an E!
Last Updated on December 25, 2021