Dave Ramsey net worth

Dave Ramsey net worth is $ 55 millionDavid L. “Dave” Ramsey III is an American radio host, financial author, motivational speaker, and television personality. His primary focus is on helping people to work on their debts. Through his books and TV shows, Dave encourages them to work for a better future.

For his work, Ramsey has even appeared on 60 Minutes, The Oprah Winfrey Show, and The Early Show. Apart from that, he is also a host of “The Dave Ramsey Show”.  His syndicated radio program is very popular in Canada and United States. It is heard on more than 450 radio stations.

His company “The Lampo Group, Inc” has currently six divisions who are all focused on financial education. The company is headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee.


OccupationRadio host, Author
Dave Ramsey net worth (previous)$ 50 million
Earning$ 5 million
Dave Ramsey net worth (present)$ 55 million

Note the fortune and income are calculated after deducting expenses and taxes, depending on the state and country.




Born on September 3, 1960, in Antioch, Tennessee, Ramsey graduated from University of Tennessee. He got a degree in Real Estate and Finance in 1982, thereafter started his own business. After initial success, when future looked bright , his business got hit be Tax Reform Act of 1986. This eventually led to his bankruptcy.

After seeing so many ups and downs, Ramsey started attending local churches and then soon started with private counseling. He made it a habit to attend all the seminars that discussed consumer financial problems.

After rigorous research, he came up with the a simple set of principals based on the workshops and his own experience. In 1992, he eventually published his first book discussing the issue. He named it “Financial Peace”.

At present, Ramsey along with Sharon, his wife, lives in Franklin, Tennessee. The family further extends to his three children which include Rachel, Denise, and Daniel.