Net Worth: $36.7 Billion
- Source of Wealth Bloomberg L.P
- Birth Place Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
- Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)
- Marital Status Divorced (Susan Brown)
- Full Name Michael Rubens Bloomberg
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth February 14, 1942
- Ethnicity Jewish
- Weight 142 lbs (64 kg)
- Occupation Businessman, Politician, Philanthropist
- Education MBA, Harvard Univ., BA/BS, Johns Hopkins Univ.
- Children 2 ( Emma, Georgina)
About Michael Bloomberg
American businessman, politician and philanthropist, Michael Rubens Bloomberg, has a net worth of $36.7 billion as of May 2015 according to Forbes.
Bloomberg is the 11th richest man in America and America’s richest politician, thanks to his multibillion-dollar data firm. He is the mayor of New York since 2002. He graduated from John’s Hopkins University in 1964 with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, then earned an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1966.
He founded Innovative Market Systems (later Bloomberg LP) in 1981. The new subscription service wired real-time financial data, research and news reports directly into dedicated terminals in business offices. He expanded into television, radio, publishing, and the Internet with Bloomberg News, which was launched in 1990 and has become a prominent financial news source. As Mayor of New York City, Bloomberg pays himself a $1 salary, rides the subway, and reportedly owns only two pairs of loafers for work.
As a philanthropist Bloomberg has donated over $1.8 billion to more than 850 charities. He has donated a total of $200 million to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University, and $50 million to Princeton and Carnegie. He was born Michael Rubens Bloomberg at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston on February 14, 1942
Earnings & Financial Data
The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Michael Bloomberg's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.?
- Earnings 2013
- Earnings 2011
- Earnings 2007
- Earnings 2000
- Earnings 1998
- Earnings 1981
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Annual salary as mayor of New York City
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Value of his Ballyshear mansion
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Value of his Victorian house
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Value of his farmhouse in North Salem, New York
| Asset 1998|
Value of his Stoke Bay home
| Earnings 1981|
Severance package he got when he was laid from Salomon Brothers after it was bought