Sting Net Worth

Net Worth: $300 Million

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Music
  • Birth Place Wallsend, England, United Kingdom
  • Height 6' 0" (1.83 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Trudie Styler)
  • Full Name Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner
  • Nationality British
  • Date of Birth October 2, 1951
  • Ethnicity English-Irish
  • Occupation Musician, Singer-Songwriter, Producer
  • Education Northern Counties College of Education, St Cuthbert's Grammar School
  • Children 6 (Eliot Paulina, Fuchsia, Mickey, Giacomo, Joe, Jake)
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About Sting

For the past several years, one of Sting’s album has sold fewer than 20,000 copies despite his touring with an orchestra to promote it. His fortune is currently valued at $300 million.

His road to stardom started when Sting moved to London from Newcastle and joined The Police, along with Stewart Copeland and Henry Padovani in 1977. Afterwards, the band has numerous chart-topping hits such as Every Breathe You Take, Roxanne, and Message In a Bottle, among others.

Sting’s solo career went into heights when he released his first album, The Dream of the Blue Turtles in 1985. He conquered the Billboard chart several times, did concert tours around the world and received numerous accolades.

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner was born on October 2, 1951 in Wallsend, Tyne & Wear, England.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Sting'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 2014

Current value of his London home that overlooks St. James Park

$15,000,000
Earnings 2010 N/A
Record Sales 2010

Estimated earnings from his live album Live in Berlin (certified silver by BVMI)

$100,000
Record Sales 2010

Estimated earnings from his album Symphonicities (over 600,000 copies sold worldwide)

$600,000
Earnings 2009 $295 Million
Record Sales 2009

Estimated earnings from his album If on a Winter's Night... (certified platinum by IFPI-SWI and gold by RIAA, BVMI and SNEP)

$670,000
Earnings 2008 N/A
Record Sales 2008

Estimated earnings from the live album Certifiable: Live in Buenos Aires with The Police (certified platinum by RIAA)

$1,000,000
Asset 2008

Value of his 15 Central Park West apartment

$26,500,000
Record Sales 2008

Estimated earnings from the compilation album The Police with The Police (certified platinum by BPI and gold by Music Canada)

$350,000
Earnings 2006 N/A
Record Sales 2006

Estimated earnings from his album Songs from the Labyrinth (certified gold by BVMI)

$100,000
Earnings 2003 N/A
Record Sales 2003

Estimated earnings from his album Sacred Love (certified platinum by RIAA and IFPI-SWI, and gold by BPI, SNEP, BVMI and NVPI)

$1,295,000
Earnings 2001 N/A
Record Sales 2001

Estimated earnings from his live album ...All This Time (certified gold by RIAA, BPI, IFPI-AUT, SNEP, BVMI, NVPI and IFPI-SWI)

$893,000
Earnings 1999 N/A
Record Sales 1999

Estimated earnings from his album Mercury Falling (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, platinum by BPI, ARIA and IFPI-SWI, 2x gold by SNEP, and gold by IFPI-AUT, IFPI-NOR, BVMI and NVPI)

$3,718,000
Earnings 1997 N/A
Record Sales 1997

Estimated earnings from his compilation album The Very Best of Sting & The Police (certified platinum by BPI, and gold by RIAA, ARIA, IFPI-AUT, BVMI, and IFPI-SWI)

$1,153,000
Record Sales 1997

Estimated earnings from the compilation album The Very Best of Sting & The Police with The Police (certified platinum by BPI, and gold by RIAA, ARIA, IFPI-AUT, BVMI, and IFPI-SWI)

$1,103,000
Earnings 1996 N/A
Record Sales 1996

Estimated earnings from his album Mercury Falling (certified platinum by RIAA and BPI, and gold by IFPI-AUT, IFPI-SWI, BVMI and NVPI)

$1,593,000
Earnings 1995 N/A
Record Sales 1995

Estimated earnings from the live album Live! with The Police (certified platinum by RIAA)

$1,000,000
Earnings 1994 N/A
Record Sales 1994

Estimated earnings from his compilation album Fields of Gold: The Best of Sting 1984–1994 (certified 3x platinum by BPI, 2x platinum by RIAA, platinum SNEP, BVMI, NVPI and IFPI-SWI, and gold by IFPI-AUT and IFPI-SWE)

$3,598,000
Earnings 1993 N/A
Record Sales 1993

Estimated earnings from his album Ten Summoner's Tales (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, 2x platinum by BPI and SNEP, platinum by IFPI-SWI, and gold by BVMI and NVPI)

$4,075,000
Earnings 1992 N/A
Record Sales 1992

Estimated earnings from the compilation album Their Greatest Hits with The Police (certified platinum by BPI, Music Canada, SNEP and gold by IFPI-SWI)

$430,000
Earnings 1991 N/A
Record Sales 1991

Estimated earnings from his album The Soul Cages (certified platinum by RIAA, SNEP, BVMI, IFPI - SWI, and gold by BPI and IFPI-AUT)

$1,728,000
Earnings 1990 N/A
Record Sales 1990

Estimated earnings from the compilation album Their Greatest Hits with The Police (certified 2x platinum by SNEP and gold by BVMI)

$450,000
Earnings 1987 N/A
Record Sales 1987

Estimated earnings from his album ...Nothing Like the Sun (certified 2x platinum by RIAA, SNEP, NVPI, IFPI - SWI, and platinum by BPI and BVMI)

$3,140,000
Earnings 1986 N/A
Record Sales 1986

Estimated earnings from the compilation album Every Breath You Take: The Singles with The Police (certified 5x platinum by RIAA, 4x platinum by BPI, and platinum by Music Canada)

$6,300,000
Record Sales 1986

Estimated earnings from his live album Bring on the Night (certified silver by BPI)

$60,000
Earnings 1985 N/A
Record Sales 1985

Estimated earnings from his album The Dream of the Blue Turtles (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, 2x platinum by BPI and platinum Music Canada, BVMI and SNEP)

$4,300,000
Earnings 1983 N/A
Record Sales 1983

Estimated earnings from the album Synchronicity with The Police (certified 8x platinum by RIAA, platinum by BPI, Music Canada and SNEP, and gold by BVMI)

$8,750,000
Earnings 1981 N/A
Record Sales 1981

Estimated earnings from the album Ghost in the Machine with The Police (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, platinum by BPI and Music Canada, and gold by BVMI and SNEP)

$3,700,000
Earnings 1980 N/A
Record Sales 1980

Estimated earnings from the album Zenyatta Mondatta with The Police (certified 2x platinum by RIAA, platinum by BPI, Music Canada and SNEP, and gold by BVMI)

$2,750,000
Earnings 1979 N/A
Record Sales 1979

Estimated earnings from the album Reggatta de Blanc with The Police (certified platinum by RIAA, BPI, Music Canada and SNEP, and gold by BVMI)

$1,750,000
Earnings 1978 N/A
Record Sales 1978

Estimated earnings from the album Outlandos d'Amour with The Police (certified platinum by RIAA, BPI, Music Canada and SNEP, and gold by BVMI)

$1,750,000
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