Jimmy Kimmel Net Worth: How Much Is The Late Night Host Worth?

Jimmy Kimmel Net Worth
Jimmy Kimmel Net Worth

Jimmy Kimmel is one of the world’s most popular and successful late-night hosts. Jimmy Kimmel Live!, a comedy chat show that has aired on ABC since 2003, is the host and executive producer.

Mean Tweets, Lie Witness News, and Celebrity Pranks are among his smart and humorous pieces. But how rich is Jimmy Kimmel, and how did he get there?

Early Life and Career

Jimmy Kimmel was born in Brooklyn, New York, on November 13, 1967. He was raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, and attended Ed W. Clark High School. He attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and Arizona State University, but did not complete his studies.

He began his radio career as a co-host and producer for shows such as The Me and Him Show, Kevin and Bean, and The Man Show. He made his television debut in 1997 as the co-host of Comedy Central’s game show, Win Ben Stein’s Money.

He received an Emmy nomination for his role on the show. He has also appeared on Crank Yankers, Family Guy, and The Andy Milonakis Show.

What is Jimmy Kimmel’s net worth and salary?

Jimmy Kimmel is a $50 million net-worth American television personality and comedian. Jimmy Kimmel is best known for presenting the late-night comedic talk show “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” for which he gets a $15 million annual salary.

Jimmy Kimmel Net Worth

He has been the show’s host since 2003. He formerly co-hosted “The Man Show” and appeared as a guest on “Win Ben Stein’s Money.”

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Kimmel debuted his late-night chat show, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, on ABC in 2003. Celebrity guests, musical performances, comedic sketches, and monologues are all part of the presentation.

The show has received multiple Emmy nominations, including two for Outstanding Variety Series Writing. I’m Fucking Matt Damon, I Told My Kids I Ate All Their Halloween Candy, and Movie: The Movie is all viral videos from the episode.

Kimmel has also hosted several important events, including the Academy Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, and White House Correspondents’ Dinner. He has also conducted interviews with celebrities such as Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, George Clooney, and Oprah Winfrey.

How Much Does Jimmy Kimmel Make?

According to reports, Jimmy Kimmel gets $15 million a year as the host of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, which is the same as fellow late-night host Stephen Colbert at CBS and slightly under Jimmy Fallon’s $16 million salary at NBC’s The Tonight Show.

Jimmy Kimmel Personal Life

Kimmel’s uncle, Frank Potenza, and cousin, Sal Iacono, frequently appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Kimmel was married to Gina Maddy from 1988 to 2002. Katherine and Kevin are their children. From 2002 to 2009, he was married to Sarah Silverman.

He married Molly McNearney in July 2013, and the pair has two children, Jane and William John. Their son was born with a rare congenital cardiac abnormality and underwent successful surgery at the age of three days. When Kimmel returned to the show, he shared his harrowing encounter with his viewers. On the TV show “Finding Your Roots” in 2020, Kimmel discovered that he is Martha Stewart’s cousin.

Kimmel is a practicing Catholic and a Democrat. He has spoken publicly about his narcolepsy. Jimmy became the title sponsor of the LA Bowl in 2021, and the game was renamed the Jimmy Kimmel LA Bowl.

Jimmy Kimmel Real Estate 

Jimmy owns several properties in the Los Angeles region. Jimmy paid $2.175 million for a beachfront home in Hermosa Beach, California, in 2004. In 2014, he paid $2.25 million for a second property in Hermosa Beach.

He eventually gave this house to his wife’s sister. In 2018, he spent $8.2 million for yet another Hermosa mansion. The current residence on this property is a modest 2,200-square-foot construction. A future mansion might be 20,000 square feet, according to the sale plans.

Jimmy has a $7.1 million two-parcel home in the Hollywood Hills above the historic Chateau Marmont, just outside Hermosa. Kimmel and angler Oliver White will purchase the South Fork Lodge in Idaho in 2020.

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