Jimmy Kimmel Net Worth
American television host, comedian and producer, Jimmy Kimmel is popular for hosting and being the executive producer of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” a late night talk show. With his hosting, comic and producer appearance, his net worth stands $35 million. His total net worth is contributed from his appearance in television, radio and the roles as a voice actor in animated movies and TV shows. Born on November 13, 1967 in Brooklyn, New York. In his early career, he started working in radio before he graduated from his high school. Later on while studying in Arizona State University, he dropped out from there so he could focus on the radio work full time.
The first important job of Jimmy Kimmel is said to be radio personality as he worked for five years at KROQ-FM, in Los Angeles, having a regular guest spot in a popular show – Kevin and Bean Show, whose hosts were Gene “Bean” Baxter and Kevin Ryder. After working there, he started his television career as the comedic counterpart to Ben Stein on the game show “Win Ben Stein’s Money” in 1997. For his monotonous vocal style and faux-patrician character, he earned Emmy Award for Best Game Show Host. He also co-hosted another show “The Man Show” as he also was one of the creators of “Crank Yankers” that he performed in. Apart from these shows, he appeared as guest and hosted different shows which became the contributing factor for his net worth.
Jimmy Kimmel started to host his own show, called “Jimmy Kimmel Live” in 2003. From the show, he was paid around $1.75 million annually. In 2009 and 2010, his annual salary was reported to be around $6 million. Hence the show “Jimmy Kimmel Live” played a contributing factor for his overall net worth. In spite of having his own show, he never gave up on appearing on other television programs like “Live with Regis and Kelly”, “The Howard Stern Show”, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and “Larry King Live”. His entire professional life has roamed around being television and radio personality. Apart from his profession as hosting different shows, he has included his voice in “Road Trip” and “Garfield”. The successful host of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” show, Jimmy Kimmel resides in Hollywood Hills Home which is worth of $2.17 million. Through his total net worth, Kimmel has purchased a Futuristic car, which proves himself living a very luxurious life and also one of the richest host of the show in American Television
Things to know about Jimmy Kimmel
Full Name: James Christian Kimmel
Date of Birth: 13th November, 1967
Jimmy Kimmel in Facebook: 1.3M Fans on Facebook
Jimmy Kimmel in Twitter: 10.3M Followers on Twitter
Jimmy Kimmel in Instagram: 1.4M Followers on Instagram
Jimmy Kimmel Net Worth: $35 Million