Jeff Foxworthy net worth

With a net worth of $ 102 million, Jeff Foxworthy is one of the richest comedians in the world. His most notable works and roles include  Blue Collar Comedy Tour, The Jeff Foxworthy Show, and Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader?. Foxworthy has been active in the industry since 1984 and has till date worked in numerous other hit shows.

Apart from acting he has authored several books and released six major-label comedy albums. Two of them were certified 3× Platinum by the (RIAA), while even others performed well, thus adding to his bank balance.

 

Jeff Foxworthy net worth

 

About:

Jeffrey Marshall “Jeff” Foxworthy, better known to his fans as Jeff Foxworthy was born on September 6, 1958. Coming from an English descent, he studied at Hapeville High School and later got enrolled in Georgia Tech, which is located in Atlanta.

At first, he worked for five years in IBM. Then in 1984, when his friends persuaded, Foxworthy participated in the Great Southeastern Laugh-off, which later he even won.

He released his first album “You Might Be a Redneck If…” in 1993. Soon after the release, it helped Jeff in gaining initial fame and popularity. The album sold over three million copies, also topping the comedy album charts.

In 1999, he started a nationally syndicated, weekly radio show “The Foxworthy Countdown”, which included the top country hits.

Income

Are You Smarter Than a 5ThGrader?$150,000/EPISODE
The Jeff Foxworthy Show$32,500/EPISODE

In 2007, Jeff Foxworthy earned $10 Million. Though as a salary from his show Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? (2007-08), he was making $150,000 each episode.

Jeff Foxworthy Net Worth

$ 79 million2012
$ 85 million2013
$ 87 million2014
$ 94 million2015
$ 100 million2016

In the year 2012, Jeff Foxworthy net worth was estimated to be $ 79 million, however, in 2013 it increased by $ 6 million. Then in 2015, Jeff Foxworthy Net Worth was $ 94 million, thereafter he earned $ 6 million in one year. In 2017 his fortune is estimated to be $ 102 million.