Arnold Schwarzenegger Net Worth

Net Worth: $300 Million

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  • Source of Wealth Film, Investments
  • Birth Place Thal, Austria
  • Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)
  • Marital Status Separated (Maria Shriver)
  • Full Name Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger
  • Nationality United States, Austria
  • Date of Birth July 30, 1947
  • Ethnicity Austrian
  • Weight 260 lbs (117 kg)
  • Occupation Actor, Bodybuilder, Businessman, Investor, Politician
  • Education University of Wisconsin–Superior, Santa Monica College
  • Children 5 (Katherine, Christina, Patrick, Christopher, Joseph)
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About Arnold Schwarzenegger

Actor, politician, and business man Arnold Schwarzenegger has an estimated net worth of $300 million. While his police-chief father wanted him to become a soccer player, Austrian-born actor Arnold Schwarzenegger opted instead for a bodybuilding career. Born July 30, 1947, in the small Austrian town of Graz, Schwarzenegger went on to win several European contests and international titles (including Mr. Olympia) and then came to the U.S. for body-building exhibitions, billing himself immodestly but fairly accurately as “The Austrian Oak.” Though his thick Austrian accent and slow speech patterns led some to believe that the Austrian Oak was shy a few leaves, Schwarzenegger was, in fact, a highly motivated and intelligent young man. After graduating from the University of Wisconsin with a degree in business and economics, he invested his contest earnings in real estate and a mail-order bodybuilding equipment company.

A millionaire before the age of 22, Schwarzenegger decided to try acting. Producers were impressed by his physique but not his mouthful of a last name, so it was as Arnold Strong that he made his film bow in the low-budget spoof Hercules in New York (1970, with a dubbed voice). He reverted to his own name for the 1976 film Stay Hungry, then achieved stardom as “himself” in the 1977 documentary Pumping Iron.

Arnold’s most notable role of the new millenium was political — Schwarzenegger replaced Gray Davis as governor of California in the highly controversial recall election of 2003.As a Republican, he was first elected on October 7, 2003, in a special recall election (referred to in Schwarzenegger campaign propaganda as a “Total Recall”) to replace then-Governor Gray Davis. Schwarzenegger was sworn in on November 17, 2003, to serve the remainder of Davis’s term. Schwarzenegger was then re-elected on November 7, 2006, in California’s 2006 gubernatorial election, to serve a full term as governor, defeating Democrat Phil Angelides, who was California State Treasurer at the time. Schwarzenegger was sworn in for his second term on January 5, 2007.

In January 2011, just weeks after leaving office in California, Schwarzenegger announced that he was reading several new scripts for future films.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Arnold Schwarzenegger's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Earnings 2014 N/A
Asset Jul. 2014

Arnold spent $38 million for the purchase of his plush Gulfstream III private jet

$38,000,000
Earnings 2013 N/A
Asset 2013

The current market value of his 14,500 square-foot Brentwood mansion on a hilltop which he originally purchased for $11.9 million

$23,000,000
Earnings 2011 N/A
Salary Jan. 2011

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2010 N/A
Salary Jan. 2010

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2009 N/A
Salary Jan. 2009

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2008 N/A
Salary Jan. 2008

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2007 N/A
Salary Jan. 2007

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2006 N/A
Salary Jan. 2006

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2005 N/A
Salary Jan. 2005

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2004 N/A
Salary Jan. 2004

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Earnings 2003 N/A
Earnings Jan. 2003

Earning from the film, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

$30,000,000
Salary Jan. 2003

Annual salary as Governor of California

$175,000
Sale of Asset 2003

Amount earned from the sale of his Mediterranean-style house at the Pacific Palisades

$18,000,000
Earnings 2000 N/A
Salary Jan. 2000

Earning from the film, The 6th Day

$25,000,000
Earnings 1999 N/A
Salary Jan. 1999

Earning from the film, End of Days

$25,000,000
Earnings 1997 N/A
Salary Jan. 1997

Earning from the film, Batman and Robin

$25,000,000
Earnings 1996 N/A
Salary Jan. 1996

Earning from the film, Eraser

$20,000,000
Salary Jan. 1996

Earning from the film, Jingle All The Way

$20,000,000
Earnings 1994 N/A
Salary Jan. 1994

Earning from the film, Junior

$15,000,000
Earnings 1991 N/A
Salary Jan. 1991

Earning from the film, Terminator 2: Judgement Day

$15,000,000
Earnings 1984 N/A
Salary Jan. 1984

Earning from the film, Terminator

$75,000
Earnings 1982 N/A
Salary Jan. 1982

Earning from the film, Conan the Barbarian

$250,000
Earnings 1970 N/A
Salary Jan. 1970

Earning from the film, Hercules in New York

$12,000
Earnings 1969 N/A
Sale of Asset 1969

Amount earned from the sale of his apartment building which he bought for $124k

$360,000
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