17 Celebrities & Their Incredible Net Worth

It’s no secret that celebrities have it better than most of us. So it’s impossible for them to be poor, right? Wrong. Fact is, not all celebrities are well-off. Sure, they’re famous, but sometimes being famous comes with more than a few pitfalls. And, while some are able to manage their careers and finances just right, there are also those who can’t. In the list below, we’ll take a look at those who managed to build an empire’s worth of fortune from their careers, as well as those who find themselves buried in debt.

1. Oprah Winfrey (Net Worth: $2.9 Billion)

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Oprah Winfrey is one of the most successful media moguls ever, if not THE MOST successful. Her success story isn’t at all uninspiring. Her net worth is $2.9 billion. Not million, billion, with a “b.” She earns over $300 million a year just from her media investments – that means she’s got money coming in without having to actually do a thing.