Jack Nicholson Net Worth

Born on April 22, 1937, John Joseph “Jack” Nicholson is an American Filmmaker and actor. With a Net worth of $ 402 million, he is one of the richest Actor in America. Nominated at 12 Academy Awards, Jack Nicholson has appeared in sixty-four movies. For films such as “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” and “As Good as It Gets”, he has won two Academy Awards. Both Michael Caine and Jack Nicholson are the only male actors who have been nominated in every decade for an Academy Awards since the 1960s.

After coming to Hollywood Nicholson started his career with Joseph Barbera and William Hanna, while working in the MGM cartoon Studio.

Jack Nicholson net worth

Jack Nicholson Net worth – $ 402 million

Jack Nicholson net worth over the recent years:

YearJack Nicholson net worth
2014$ 369 million
2015$ 387 million
2016$ 402 million
2017 (Estimated net worth)$ 422 million

In 2014 his Jack Nicholson net worth was $ 369 million however after earning $ 18 million, the figure rose to $ 387 million. Then in-between 2015 and 2016 the actor reportedly earned $ 15 million.

Seeing all his ventures in 2017 it is estimated that his worth would easily cross $ 420 million.


Tv Show/ IncomeJack Nicholson Salary
Chinatown (1974)$500,000
The Missouri Breaks (1976)$1,250,000
The Shining (1980)$1,250,000
Batman (1989)$6,000,000
Anger Management (2003)$20,000,000

Earnings from Batman series:

In 1989 Jack Nicholson signed a deal with Batman movie and thus received a paycheck of $ 6 million. Well at that time period, on an average he was earning $ 10 million for the role, still, he agreed for the “joker role”. Back then one may have considered it a bad business decision. However, if you analyze his earning and role in the movie, it simply the best decision he has ever made. As he asked for a profit sharing model in the film franchise, which was unheard in the 80’s.

In total, the Jack earned $ 100 million from the Batman series, which gave a major boost to his net worth.


His Bio

Birth PlaceHollywood Hills, California
BirthNeptune City, New Jersey
Spouse(s)Sandra Knight (1962-1968)

Currently living in Hollywood Hills, California, he has four children named Jennifer, Lorraine, Honey, and Raymond. 


Some Honors

On May 2008, it was announced by Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver that Jack will soon be inducted into California Hall of fame.  Then Subsequently on December 15 the same year, 11 other Californians along with Nicholson were inducted during a state ceremony.

Even in New Jersey Hal of fame, the actor has been inducted. The ceremony there took place in 2010.

From Brown University he also received an Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts. The ceremony was conducted in the year 2011 and during it, Ruth Simmons (president at Brown University) addressed him as the most skilled actor.


Some Hobbies 

Since 1970 he is an active Laker season ticket holder. It has been reported that this veteran Actor is a fan of Los Angeles Lakers and New York Yankees. At few instances, he has also been involved in heated arguments with the opposing players and the Game Officials. So it’s quite clear that he is a diehard basketball fan.

And it’s not just Basketball that he is interested in rather Nicholson also owns some contemporary art from the 20th century, including the work of Andy Warhol, Henri Matisse, Jack Vettriano and Tamara de Lempicka.


Jack Nicholson Net Worth – Mansions and Estates


Malibu home

Jack Nicholson net

This one is a Single story house that Nicholson Owns in Malibu, California. At present it’s up for sale at a price of tag of $ 4.25 million.

Covering a total area of 70 acres, the property offers a beautiful view of the mountains. There are 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms along with a Dining area overlooking the adjacent basketball Court. The property also has a Spa and a beautiful swimming pool.


Mulholland Drive

It’s not just one rather the actor owns a couple of properties in Mulholland Drive, California.

As per reports, there are four properties ranging in between 3000 square foot to 39,999 square foot.


Hollywood Hills House

Jack Nicholson property

In 1973 he also bought a 0.41-acre house, located in Hollywood Hills.

The property is away from the normal hustle and bustle of the city. It’s a bit hard to reach there by road.
He also owns a House in Hawaii and one in Aspen.