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Elton John Net Worth

Elton John Net Worth

Net Worth: $480 Million

  • Source of Wealth Music
  • Birth Place Pinner, Middlesex, England
  • Height 5' 8" (1.72 m)
  • Marital Status Married (David Furnish)
  • Full Name Reginald Kenneth Dwight
  • Nationality British
  • Date of Birth March 25, 1947
  • Weight 155 lbs to (70 kg)
  • Occupation Musician, Singer, Record producer
  • Education Pinner Wood Junior School, Reddiford School, Pinner County Grammar School
  • Children 1 (Zachary Jackson, Elijah)
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About Elton John

English rock singer-songwriter, composer, pianist and occasional actor, Sir Elton Hercules John has a net worth of $480 million in 2015. Sir Elton John is the second richest singer in UK. In his four-decade career John has sold more than 250 million records, making him one of the most successful artists of all time. The prolific songwriter and a flamboyant performer, had 30 different hits on the top 40 charts between 1970 and 1982. He has won six Grammy Awards, four Brit Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award and a Tony Award.

He’s rich, he’s famous and he’s generous, Sir Elton John has long been a significant donor to charities focusing on humanitarian causes, the arts and medicine. According to the Sunday Times’ Giving List, his recent donations of £23.2 million make him the ninth most generous person in Britain. His £220 million fortune has kept him in fine clothes and filled his homes with flowers, but the singer is also a dedicated charity campaigner and philanthropist. Since 2004, the Giving List has tracked £180m of donations from the Rocket Man singer, and he regularly gives performances in aid of Aids and cancer charities.


Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Elton John'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 $53.5 Million
Earnings 2014 $45 Million
Earnings 2013 $54 Million
Ticket Sales 2013

Total amount grossed from his 102 live shows

Earnings 2012 $80 Million
Earnings 2011 $100 Million
Ticket Sales 2011

Greatest Hits tour gross income

Earnings 2010 N/A
Performance Fee Jun. 2010

His talent fee for performing at the fourth wedding of Rush Limbaugh

Earnings 2007 $53 Million
Earnings 2003 N/A
Sale of Asset 2003

He generated this amount from the sale of the contents of his Holland Park home

Earnings 2001 N/A
Sale of Asset 2001

He got nearly £2 million from the sale of his cars which included the 1993 Jaguar XJ220, Bentleys, Rolls Royce and Ferraris

Earnings 1992 N/A
Contract 1992

Along with Taupin, he signed a music publishing contract with the Warner/Chappell Music viable for the next nine years

Earnings 1988 N/A
Performance Fee 1988

He netted over $20 million for the five sold out shows he did in New York's Madison Square Garden

Earnings 1974 N/A
Contract 1974

In 1974, he signed a contract with MCA which eventually took out $25 million worth of insurance for Elton John's life

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