Jay Leno net worth

Earning $13 million alone in the previous year, Jay Leno net worth is now estimated to be $ 352 Million. Working as an actor, comedian, producer and writer, Jay is best known for “NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno “, which was premiered in 1992.

Apart from being a successful and rich actor, he also actively participates in charity. He along with his wife, Mavis Leno donated $100,000 to the Feminist Majority Foundation’s campaign in 2001. Then he also donated $100,000 to Salem State University in 2009 and later in 2012, he auctioned his Fiat 500 for a charitable cause.

Jay Leno worth

Years active1973–present
SpouseMavis Leno (m. 1980)
Weight90kgs, 198 pounds
Height5ft 11in
Jay Leno net worth$ 352 Million.

 

About:

Born in New Rochelle, New York, to Angelo and Catherine, Jay grew up in Andover, Massachusetts. While studying at Emerson College, he got involved in acting and also began a comedy club.

On March 2, 1977, he first appeared on “The Tonight Show”, later in 1987, he was seen more often on the show, finally replacing the host Johnny Carson in 1992.  Thereafter his popularity grew immensely. Over the subsequent years, he has been starred in a number of Television series and Hollywood movies.

 

His earnings:

YearTotal Earning
2016Na
2015$ 13 million
2014$ 13.8 million
2013$15 million

 

Personal Life:

Leno married Mavis in 1980 and by mutual consent, the couple does not have any children. As told by him, he just sleeps for maximum five hours and often spends time on checking out new cars or fixing the ones he already posses. It is also reported that the veteran actor never drinks, smokes or gamble .

In one interview he disclosed that he manages all his expenses from the earnings through his stand-up routines. The income from “The Tonight Show” remains untouched.

 

Jay Leno cars collection:

Being a car enthusiast, Jay owns as much as 286 vehicles which include 117 motorcycles and 169 automobiles.

Some of his cars include 1909 Stanley Steamer Model R, Shelby Mustang fastback coupe, 1934 Rolls-Royce Phantom II, Porsche Carrera, 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado, Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren, McLaren F1, 1967 Lamborghini Miura P400, Jaguar XK120 and 2005 Chevrolet Corvette.

His garage also boasts of some cool bikes such as Vincent Black Shadow, 1939 Brough Superior SS100, 1924 Ace Motorcycles XP-4, 1971 Velocette Thruxton, 1958 BSA DBD34 Gold Star and 1946 WR Harley-Davidson.