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Paul Simon Net Worth

Paul Simon Net Worth

Net Worth: $45 Million

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Music
  • Birth Place Newark, New Jersey, United States
  • Height 5' 3" (1.60 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Edie Brickell)
  • Full Name Paul Frederic Simon
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth October 13, 1941
  • Ethnicity Ashkenazi Jewish
  • Occupation Musician, Singer-Songwriter, Record Producer, Arranger
  • Education Queens College, Forest Hills High School, Brooklyn Law School
  • Children 4 (Harper, Lulu Belle, Gabriel Elijah, Adrian Edward)
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About Paul Simon

Paul Frederic Simon has an estimated net worth of $45 million. Simon¬†was born on October 13, 1941 in Newark, New Jersey. In 1964 he became part of “Simon and Garfunkel” with Art Garfunkel. He wrote many of the songs they played but in 1970 he started a solo career.

 

Paul Simon is considered to be one of the most prolific song writers of all time. He has won twelve Grammys over his career for various musical works. He is also a member of the Rock and Roll of Fame as well as being chosen as one of the “100 People Who Shaped the World” by Time Magazine. Paul also received an Honorary Doctor of Music from Berklee College of Music. He is currently is a member of their board of trustees. Paul Simon, along with his brother, established The Guitar Study Center in New York City, which later became a part of The New School in New York City.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Paul Simon'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 N/A
Record Sales 2015

Estimated earnings from his compilation album The Ultimate Collection (certified gold by BPI)

$100,000
Earnings 2011 N/A
Record Sales 2011

Estimated earnings from his album So Beautiful or So What (certified silver by BPI)

$320,000
Earnings 2007 N/A
Record Sales 2007

Estimated earnings from the box set The Collection: Simon & Garfunkel with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified gold by BPI)

$100,000
Earnings 2006 N/A
Record Sales 2006

Estimated earnings from his album Surprise (certified gold by BPI and IRMA)

$407,500
Earnings 2004 N/A
Record Sales 2004

Estimated earnings from the live album Old Friends: Live on Stage with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified silver by BPI)

$50,000
Earnings 2003 N/A
Record Sales 2003

Estimated earnings from the compilation album The Essential with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified platinum by ARIA, BPI and IFPI-NOR, and gold by IFPI-FIN and IFPI-SWE)

$1,058,000
Earnings 2000 N/A
Record Sales 2000

Estimated earnings from his compilation album Greatest Hits: Shining Like a National Guitar (certified gold by ARIA, Music Canada, BPI and SNEP)

$235,000
Record Sales 2000

Estimated earnings from the compilation album Tales from New York: The Very Best of Simon & Garfunkel with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified 3x platinum by RMNZ, and gold by ARIA, BPI and IFPI-SWE)

$162,500
Record Sales 2000

Estimated earnings from his album You're the One (certified gold by RIAA and silver by BPI)

$560,000
Earnings 1999 N/A
Record Sales 1999

Estimated earnings from the compilation album The Best of Simon and Garfunkel with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified platinum by RIAA, 2x gold by RIAJ, and silver by BPI)

$1,260,000
Earnings 1997 N/A
Record Sales 1997

Estimated earnings from the compilation album Old Friends with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified gold by RIAA and silver by BPI)

$560,000
Earnings 1993 N/A
Record Sales 1993

Estimated earnings from his compilation album The Paul Simon Anthology (certified platinum by ARIA and silver by BPI)

$175,000
Record Sales 1993

Estimated earnings from his compilation album Paul Simon 1964/1993 (certified gold by RIAA)

$500,000
Earnings 1992 N/A
Record Sales 1992

Estimated earnings from the compilation album The Definitive Simon & Garfunkel with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified diamond by SNEP, 2x platinum by RIAJ and IFPI-NOR, platinum by Music Canada and BPI, gold by BVMI, IFPI-FIN, NVPI, IFPI-SWE and IFPI-SWI)

$1,711,000
Earnings 1990 N/A
Record Sales 1990

Estimated earnings from his album The Rhythm of the Saints (certified 2x platinum by RIAA, Music Canada and BPI, and gold by BVMI, IFPI-AUT and IFPI-SWI)

$3,165,000
Earnings 1988 N/A
Record Sales 1988

Estimated earnings from his compilation album Negotiations and Love Songs (certified platinum by RIAA and BPI)

$1,415,000
Earnings 1986 N/A
Record Sales 1986

Estimated earnings from his album Graceland (certified 8x platinum by ARIA, 5x platinum by RIAA and BPI, platinum by SNEP, and 3x gold by BVMI)

$8,465,000
Earnings 1982 N/A
Record Sales 1982

Estimated earnings from the live album The Concert in Central Park with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified diamond by SNEP, 2x platinum by RIAA and IFPI-SWI, platinum by IFPI-AUT, and gold by Music Canada, BPI, BVMI, FIMI and NVPI)

$4,314,000
Earnings 1981 N/A
Record Sales 1981

Estimated earnings from the compilation album Collected Works with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified platinum by RIAA)

$1,000,000
Record Sales 1981

Estimated earnings from the compilation album The Simon and Garfunkel Collection with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified 3x platinum by BPI, 2x platinum by SNEP, NVPI and IFPI-SWI, platinum by IFPI-FIN, and gold by BVMI)

$2,427,000
Earnings 1980 N/A
Record Sales 1980

Estimated earnings from his soundtrack album One-Trick Pony (certified gold by RIAA and silver by BPI)

$560,000
Earnings 1977 N/A
Record Sales 1977

Estimated earnings from his compilation album Greatest Hits, Etc. (certified platinum by RIAA and Music Canada, and gold by BPI)

$1,200,000
Earnings 1975 N/A
Record Sales 1975

Estimated earnings from his album There Goes Rhymin' Simon (certified platinum by RIAA and Music Canada, and gold by BPI)

$1,200,000
Earnings 1974 N/A
Record Sales 1974

Estimated earnings from his live album Paul Simon in Concert: Live Rhymin' (certified gold by RIAA)

$500,000
Earnings 1973 N/A
Record Sales 1973

Estimated earnings from his album There Goes Rhymin' Simon (certified platinum by RIAA and gold by BPI)

$1,100,000
Earnings 1972 N/A
Record Sales 1972

Estimated earnings from his album Paul Simon (certified platinum by RIAA)

$1,000,000
Record Sales 1972

Estimated earnings from the compilation album Simon and Garfunkel's Greatest Hits with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified diamond by SNEP, 14x platinum by RIAA, 5x platinum by Music Canada, 4x platinum by IFPI-SWI, 2x platinum by BPI and BVMI, and gold by FIMI and IFPI-FIN)

$16,621,000
Earnings 1970 N/A
Record Sales 1970

Estimated earnings from the album Bridge over Troubled Water with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified 10x platinum by BPI, 8x platinum by RIAA, 4x platinum by Music Canada, platinum by BVMI, IFPI-AUT and SNEP, and gold by IFPI-FIN)

$13,032,000
Earnings 1968 N/A
Record Sales 1968

Estimated earnings from the album Bookends with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified 2x platinum by RIAA)

$2,000,000
Record Sales 1968

Estimated earnings from the soundtrack album The Graduate with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified x platinum by RIAA and platinum by Music Canada)

$2,100,000
Earnings 1966 N/A
Record Sales 1966

Estimated earnings from the album Sounds of Silence with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, platinum by Music Canada, and gold by BPI)

$3,200,000
Record Sales 1966

Estimated earnings from the album Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified 3x platinum by RIAA and platinum by Music Canada)

$3,100,000
Earnings 1964 N/A
Record Sales 1964

Estimated earnings from the album Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M. with the American singer-songwriter duo, Simon & Garfunkel (certified platinum by RIAA)

$1,000,000
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