Jim Morrison Net Worth

Net Worth: $15 Million

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  • Source of Wealth Film, Television, Music
  • Birth Place Melbourne, Florida, United States
  • Marital Status Married (Pamela Courson)
  • Full Name James Douglas "Jim" Morrison
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth December 8, 1943
  • Ethnicity Scottish, Irish, English
  • Occupation Singer-Songwriter, Poet
  • Education University of California, Los Angeles
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About Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison is a poet and singer-songwriter best recognized as the lead singer of The Doors, a Los Angeles-based rock band who has an estimated net worth of $15 million.

Also known as Mr. Mojo Risin’ and The Lizard King, James Douglas Morrison was born on December 8, 1943 in Melbourne, Florida. He died on July 3, 1971 in Paris, France at age 27. At a very young age, Morrison had developed a dependency on alcohol. Until today, the exact cause of his death is not yet determined due to the absence of an autopsy. Some alleged that his death was triggered by heroine overdose. Nonetheless, he is still considered by many fans and critics as one of the most charismatic, heroic and pioneering personalities in the history of rock music.

In fact, he was inducted into the list “100 Greatest Singers of All Time” by Rolling Stone. He also made it to #22 on the list of “50 Greatest Singers In Rock” by Classic Rock Magazine.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Jim Morrison'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 2015
  • Earnings 2010
  • Earnings 1971
  • Earnings 1970
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  • Earnings 1966
Earnings 2015 N/A
Sale of Asset 2015

Market value of Morisson's Norton Ave. apartment which is currently up for sale.

$3,000,000
Earnings 2010 N/A
Sale of Asset 2010

Market value of his former house at Laurel Canyon upon sale.

$1,190,000
Earnings 1971 N/A
Record Sales 1971

Estimated record sales from the album, L.A. Woman (2 million copies-US).

$3,000,000
Earnings 1970 N/A
Record Sales 1970

Estimated record sales from the album, Morrison Hotel (1 million copies-US).

$1,500,000
Earnings 1969 N/A
Record Sales 1969

Estimated record sales from the album, The Soft Parade (1 million copies-US).

$1,500,000
Earnings 1968 N/A
Record Sales 1968

Estimated record sales from the album, Waiting for the Sun (1 million copies-US).

$1,500,000
Earnings 1967 N/A
Record Sales 1967

Estimated record sales from the album, Strange Days (1 million copies-US)

$1,500,000
Record Sales 1967

Estimated record sales from the album, Strange Days (100 thousand copies-UK)

$150,000
Earnings 1966 N/A
Record Sales 1966

Estimated record sales from the album, The Doors (20 thousand copies-Argentina)

$30,000
Record Sales 1966

Estimated record sales from the album, The Doors (600 thousand copies-UK)

$900,000
Record Sales 1966

Estimated record sales from the album, The Doors (4 million copies-US)

$6,000,000
Record Sales 1966

Estimated record sales from the album, The Doors (400 thousand copies-France)

$600,000
Record Sales 1966

Estimated record sales from the album, The Doors (320 thousand copies-Canada)

$480,000
Record Sales 1966

Estimated record sales from the album, The Doors (20 thousand copies-Spain)

$30,000
Record Sales 1966

Estimated record sales from the album, The Doors (40 thousand copies-Sweden)

$60,000
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