Jay Leno Net Worth is $400 Million (as of 2020)
It has been claimed that the overall size of Jay Leno net worth reaches as much as 350 million dollars, which makes him one of the richest comedians in the circuit. In addition to his high net worth, it has also been stated that his annual earnings are as much as 15 million dollars, thus this sum of money also adds up a lot to the total sum of Jay Leno net worth.
Jay Leno’s Salary: $15 Million Per Year
|Net Worth:||$400 Million|
|Age:||72 years old|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.803 m)|
|Date of birth:||Apr 28, 1950|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Occupation:||Actor, Television producer, Screenwriter, Voice Actor, Stand-up comedian, Television presenter, Comedian|
In addition to his career as a successful stand-up comedian, Jay Leno today is also known as a TV show host. His own Tonight Show has made him a huge success in the United States. But in addition to this show being one of the main sources of his net worth, another huge sum of 15 million dollars per year comes from his stand-up comedy routines. Jay Leno has stated that the money he earns from his own show directly goes to his bank account and he tries to live off from the money that he earns from his stand-up comedy performances. Jay Leno has also claimed that he does not have any person who helps him to negotiate deals.
In 1992, Jay Leno became famous as a TV show host when he was chosen to host the popular show called The Tonight Show, which airs on NBC. The show is considered as one of the most important sources of Jay Leno net worth, as well. He was chosen as a host of this show after Johnny Carson was fired. In 2009 he quitted working for this show but he soon came back to the TV screens where he got his own show called “The Jay Leno Show”, for which he is mostly popular today, as well. However, one year later the show was canceled. Soon after that, Jay Leno was hired again to be the host of the mentioned show, The Tonight Show, where he replaced Conan O’Brien.
Giving some background details about the comedian, Jay Leno was born in 1950 in New York. In fact the first time he appeared on TV was when he was chosen to work as a host of The Tonight Show. His work in this show was even described in a book and showed on a film called “The Late Shift”. In 1980 his wedding ceremony happened when he got married to Mavis Leno. Jay Leno is also known for his huge automobile collection, as he has 200 cars.