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James Murdoch Net Worth

James Murdoch Net Worth

Net Worth: $160 Million

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  • Source of Wealth CEO (News Corporation Euro-Asia)
  • Birth Place Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom
  • Marital Status Spouse: Kathryn Hufschmid
  • Full Name James Murdoch
  • Nationality United States, United Kingdom
  • Date of Birth December 13, 1972
  • Ethnicity English
  • Occupation CEO of News Corp.
  • Education Horace Mann School, Harvard University
  • Children 2
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About James Murdoch

British-American businessman,chairman and CEO of News Corporation James Murdoch has an estimated net worth of $160 million. He is the son of billionaire media-mogul Rupert Murdoch and currently serves as chairman and chief executive of News Corporation, Europe, and Asia, overseeing assets such as News International (British newspapers), SKY Italia (satellite television in Italy), Sky Deutschland, and STAR TV (satellite television in Asia).

James Murdoch is a British subject by birth and a naturalised U.S. citizen. He lost Australian citizenship when his father became a U.S. citizen, but he is eligible to reclaim Australian citizenship. He is married to Kathryn Hufschmid, with whom he has two children. He was born James Rupert Jacob Murdoch on December 13, 1972 in Wimbledon, London, England.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of James Murdoch'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 2013
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Earnings 2013 N/A
Sale of Asset Nov. 2013

Murdoch reportedly sold 18.5% of his stocks at 21st Century which was valued at $15 million

$15,000,000
Earnings 2013

Total compensation earned from Sotheby's which may include salary, restricted stock awards, all other compensation, and non-equity incentive plan compensation

$31,000
Earnings 2013

Total compensation earned from GlaxoSmithLine PLC which may include salary, restricted stock awards, all other compensation, and non-equity incentive plan compensation

$33,000
Earnings 2013

Total compensation earned from 21st Century Fox Inc which may include salary, restricted stock awards, all other compensation, and non-equity incentive plan compensation

$17,000,000
Earnings 2012 N/A
Salary 2012

Base Salary received in 2012

$145,000
Earnings 2011 N/A
Salary 2011

Salary received by Murdoch as deputy chief operating officer of News Corp

$12,000,000
Salary 2011

Salary received by James Murdoch for performing his non-executive functions

$148,000
Asset 2011

Amount paid for the purchase of the mansion which was previously owned by Jim Henson

$23,000,000
Earnings 2007 N/A
Salary 2007

Annual salary received as chief executive officer of News Corp

$1,045,000
Earnings 2006 N/A
Salary 2006

Annual salary received as chief executive officer of News Corp

$1,045,000
Earnings 2005 N/A
Salary 2005

Annual salary received as chief executive officer of News Corp

$1,045,000
Earnings 2004 N/A
Salary 2004

Annual salary received as chief executive officer of News Corp

$1,045,000
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