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Stephen King Net Worth

Stephen King Net Worth

Net Worth: $400 Million

  • Source of Wealth Books
  • Birth Place Portland, Maine, United States
  • Marital Status Married (Tabitha King)
  • Full Name Stephen Edwin King
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth September 21, 1947
  • Ethnicity American
  • Occupation Author
  • Education University of Maine, Lisbon Falls High School
  • Children 3 (Naomi, Owen, Joe)
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About Stephen King

Successful American author Stephen King has an estimated net worth of $400 million. He is an acclaimed author of contemporary suspense, fantasy, horror, and science fiction.

Also known by his pen names Richard Bachman and John Swithen, Stephen Edwin King was born on September 21, 1947 in Portland Maine. In 1970, he completed his bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Maine. He is currently married to Tabitha King. He has three children named Naomi, Joe and Owen King.

Throughout his entire career as an author, Stephen King has been a recipient of numerous awards and recognitions from various renowned award giving bodies such as Alex Awards, American Library Association, Balrog Awards, Black Quill Awards, Bram Stoker Award, British Fantasy Award, Deutscher Phantastik Preis, World Fantasy Award, Quill Award, O Henry Award, Shirley Jackson Award, Mystery Writers of America, National Magazine Awards, Hugo Award, International Horror Guild Awards, Horror Guild, Locus Awards, and many more.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Stephen King'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 2016
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Earnings 2016 $15 Million
Earnings 2015 $19 Million
Earnings 2014 $17 Million
Earnings 2013 $20 Million
Earnings 2012 $39 Million
Earnings 2011 $28 Million
Earnings 2008 $45 Million
Earnings 1999 $40 Million
Earnings 1996 N/A
Royalties Oct. 1996

Payment for the rights to the novel Rose Madder

Earnings 1973 N/A
Royalties 1973

Earnings from the sale of the paperback rights for the novel, Carrie, to New American Library for $400,000

Earnings 1971 N/A
Salary 1971

Annual salary as a teacher at Hampden Academy

Earnings 1967 N/A
Royalties 1967

Sale of the story The Glass Floor

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