Bruno Mars net worth is $ 68 million. The major portion of the singer’s decent fortune comes from concerts, music sales, and YouTube. Beginning his career in 2004, Bruno has till now appeared on a number of music videos, 2 movies, and 5 television shows.
Till date, the actor cum singer has earned over $ 120 million. Although taxes and expenses took its toll, leaving a net worth of $ 68,234,856. The music amounts to 24 % while earning from YouTube is 20 % of his total fortune. Next comes the concerts with a major portion of 39%. Acting and other investments make another 8% and 9 % respectively.
- Concerts – $ 26,611,593
- Music – $ 16,376,365
- Youtube – $ 13,646971
- Acting – $ 5,458,788
- Other – $ 6,141,137
Total Earning in the recent years:
|2013||$ 22 million|
|2014||$ 18 million|
|2015||$ 40 million|
Note: The amount shown above is the pre-tax income. According to Forbes, Bruno earned $ 40 million in 2015 however its before deducting US taxes and other expenses. Expenses include distribution cost, traveling and agent’s salary etc.
In 2015, he was ranked # 52 in the list featuring world’s top paid entertainer while in 2014 with just $ 18 million he was ranked # 13.
Bruno Mars net worth Comparision with other artists:
As seen from the above bar chart, Drake and Nicki has an edge with a net worth of $ 92 million and $ 80 million respectively. Bruno Mars net worth secures him in the third position while Chris Brown has a lot to catch up with. His net worth is estimated to be $ 35 million. Well, Brown’s extravagant lifestyle has a direct effect on his bank balance.
|Year||Bruno Mars net worth|
|2014||$ 34 million|
|2015||$ 43 million|
|2016||$ 68 million|
|2017 (estimated worth)||$ 94 million|
Our figures are based on the net incomes after deducting certain expenses. Seeing Bruno Mars’ different ventures in 2016, the estimation is provided for the year 2017.
Even if he doesn’t feel like doing anything for a while, he will be doing good. As Bruno Mars’s net worth can let him enjoy for a long time.
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
Born on October 8, 1985, Bruno spent his early years in Honolulu, Hawaii. Son of Bernadette San Pedro Bayo and Peter Hernandez, he lived in Waikiki neighborhood.
Peter Gene Hernandez aka Bruno Mars got his nickname from his father. Who saw resemblance in-between his son and the wrestler Bruno Sammartino. Coming from a family of eight, Bruno worked on all forms of music from an early age. He got an exposure of R&B, rock, reggae and also to hip-hop, which influenced his own music. He was surrounded by musicians and even participated in his father’s band. Inspired by artists like Jimi Hendrix and Presley, he was quick to pursue a career in music immediately after graduation.
After moving to Los Angeles, Mars bagged a record deal with Motown Records in 2004. However within a year before releasing any album, he was dropped out. The beginning was not easy so Mars started performing covers of other hit songs, to make his both ends meet. He teamed up with producer Philip Lawrence. The duo worked on the song “Lost” and sold it for $20,000, just to get some extra time in Los Angeles.
After struggling for many years, Bruno Mars was featured on Travie McCoy’s “Billionaire” and B.o.B’s “Nothin’ on You”. This indeed was the beginning of his successful career.