One of the benefits of being a working couple is having two sets of income. The additional money makes things a bit easier, and it often allows a pair to enjoy life to its fullest. In the case of celebrity couples, often times, having dual incomes gives them the resources to finance their own small country if they so desired.
To illustrates the previous point, we are going to take a look at some celebrity power couples who are worth a fortune. The combined net worth of some of these duos is simply mind-blowing.
10 Beyoncé & Jay-Z ($1.5 Billion)
The most successful couple on our list, at least in terms of net worth, is none other than Jay-Z and Beyonce. These talented performers have become two of the most business savvy figures in the music industry. Outside of their many hits, both artists have also built brands and made solid investments – particularly Jay-Z.
According to DW.com, Jay-Z is worth a cool 1 billion dollars – making him hip hop's very first billionaire. Of course, his wife is more than holding up her end of the bargain as far as finances go. Beyonce is said to be worth around $500 million.
9 Kanye West & Kim Kardashian ($550 Million)
Kayne West has taken the music industry by storm with hit songs like “Gold Digger,” “I Love It,” and “Runaway.” These tracks have helped make him one of the best selling musical acts of all-time. His wife, Kim Kardashian, is a reality star who has become a pop culture icon and gone on to launch several successful brands. The pair wed back in 2014 and remain one of the most talked about couples on the planet.
8 Alex Rodriguez & Jennifer Lopez ($750 Million)
Alex Rodriguez is a retired MLB stars who hit 696 home runs and helped the New York Yankees win the World Series back in 2009. The former infielder is a 14-time All-Star, 3-time American League MVP, and widely considered one of the best players of his era. The recently engaged ball player is set to marry one of the world’s most famous entertainer’s, Jennifer Lopez. Lopez has had success in multiple fields and is both a bestselling recording artist and an A-list actress.
7 Tom Brady & Gisele Bundchen ($580 Million)
After helping the New England Patriots win a 6th Super Bowl last season, Tom Brady cemented his legacy as one of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of the National Football League. Back in 2009, Brady and Gisele Bundchen, a Brazilian supermodel, tied the knot. Bundchen is a former Victoria Secrets Angel who has become one of the wealthiest models in the industry.
Brady may well be the best QB in football has ever see, but he still brings in less than his supermodel wife. Go Banking Rates lists the couples net worth at $580 million, with Bundchen's fortune accounting for $400 million of that total.
6 Blake Sheldon & Gwen Stefani ($160 Million)
Blake Sheldon began his country music career back in 2001 and has gone on the become one of the top acts in the business. Outside the world of country music, folks also know him as a celebrity judge on shows like The Voice and Nashville Star. Since 2015, Sheldon has been dating No Doubt frontwoman, Gwen Stefani. Between her work with No Doubt and as a solo artist, the pop singer has sold over 30 million albums. Stefani met Sheldon while they were both judges on The Voice.
5 Tim McGraw & Faith Hill ($165 Million)
Faith Hill is a country music singer and producer who has managed to win 5 Grammy Awards over the course of her illustrious career. The blonde country sensation has sold over 40 million records as a solo artist. Her husband, Tim McGraw also knows a thing or two about country music. McGraw is the man behind hits like “Just to See You Smile,” and “Live Like You Were Dying.” He’s also had success as an actor having landed roles in films like Friday Night Lights and The Kingdom.
Believe it or not, the two have been married since 1996 and, based on the info provided by Celebrity Net Worth, have around $165 million in combined assets.
4 Justin Verlander & Kate Upton ($165 Million)
Justin Verlander is a starting pitcher for the Houston Astros who also spend a good portion of his career with the Detriot Tigers (2005-17). He is a former American League Cy Young and MVP winner who helped Houston capture a World Series title in 2017. The same year he won the series, Verlander also wed supermodel Kate Upton. Upton has been on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Vanity Fair, and just about every other magazine on the planet.
In terms of net worth, as celebs go, these two are about as close as it gets. Celebrity Net Worth Today lists Verlander at $85 million. His supermodel wife is worth around $80 million according to Gossip Gist.
3 John Legend & Chrissy Teigen ($71 Million)
John Legend has had success as both a singer and an actor. The talented piano player is behind the Billboard 100 chart-topping hit “All of Me.” The versatile entertainer has won an Emmy, Grammy, and Oscar over the course of his career. Legend’s famous spouse in none other than Chrissy Teigen. Teigen is a former Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model and television personality who currently co-hosts the popular television series Lip Sync Battle.
The couple, who have been married since 2013, is doing quite well for itself. Celebrity Net Worth claims the couple has around $71 million in assets between the two of them – with Legend accounting for around $45 million of the total.
2 Keith Urban & Nicole Kidman ($205 Million)
Keith Urban is a Grammy Award-winning country artist whose hit songs such as “Somebody Like You,” and “But for the Grace of God” have helped him become a megastar. He has also been a celebrity judge on The Voice (Australian version) and American Idol. He’s married to legendary actress Nicole Kidman. Kidman has starred in countless Hollywood blockbusters including Eyes Wide Shut, The Hours, and The Beguiled. She is currently featured in the HBO hit series Big Little Lies.
1 Ellen DeGeneres & Portia De Rossi ($420 Million)
Ellen DeGeneres is of the world’s most beloved comedians. The Academy Award winner has been in movies like Mr. Wrong, and done voice work for flicks like Finding Nemo. She currently hosts her own daytime talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Over a decade ago, in 2008, DeGeneres wed actress Portia De Rossi. Over the years, De Rossi has been featured in television shows like Ally McBeal, Arrested Development, and Nip/Tuck.
Yahoo Finance reports that the couple is worth roughly $420 million. DeGeneres makes the lion’s share of the couple's earning with a net worth of around $400 million.