Who doesn’t know the famous American host and comedian Steve Harvey? Steve is well known for hosting The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Celebrity Family Feud, and Family Feud. But do you know Steve is also a prolific entrepreneur who earns a splendid yearly income? Yeah! That’s true. The net worth of Steve Harvey is $280 Million USD, which he has made by compounding his earnings in his business. Steve’s income has grown by 1200% in the past two decades, which defines how good he is at money-handling. Let’s look at the life, income, salary, assets, and career of Steve Harvey.
Steve Harvey’s Net Worth
Steve Harvey Salary for each episode his hosts range from $50,000-$1,00,000, making him the highest paid host in the American tv industry. As per sources, Steve received $10 Million for his performance in Family Feud and $20 Million as a radio show host. The salary he received from Miss Universe Show is-
- Salary in 2022- $2 Million
- Salary in 2021- $1 Million
- Salary in 2020- $1 Million
- Salary in 2019- $900,000
- Salary in 2018- $760,000
Steve’s net worth is estimated to be USD 280 Million, which he has accumulated from his business, house properties, car collections, hosting, and comedy career. The net worth of Steve Harvey in the current and past is estimated as:
- Net Worth in 2000: $3 Million
- Net Worth in 2005: $41 Million
- Net Worth in 2010: $87 Million
- Net Worth in 2015: $164 Million
- Net Worth in 2022: $280 Million
Steve Harvey Early Life
orn on 17th January 1957, Broderick Stephen Harvey is the son of Jesse Harvey and Eloise Vera. While Steve was a child, he had a speech impediment, but he overcame it. He completed his schooling at Glenville High School in 1974. Later, he went to West Virginia University and Kent State University to complete his graduation.
As Steve’s life wasn’t a cakewalk, he took many jobs for survival. He worked as an insurance sales associate, carpet cleaner, mailman, and autoworker and became a boxer. When Harvey was 28, he did his first stand-up comedy at the Hilarities Comedy Club in Ohio.
Steves has had three marriages. He first married in 1981 to businesswoman and author Marcia Harvey and has three children from it. Later in 1994, the couple parted ways and took divorced. Next, in 1966, he married actress Mary Shackelford and had one son named Wytion Harvey from it.
Mary and Steve took a divorce in 2005. After that, Harvey married Marjorie Bridges, and the couple is happily living with each other. They do not have any biological child from their marriage, but Steve has adopted all three children of Marjorie Bridges.
Steve officially began his comedic entertainment career in 1985 with stand-up comedy acts and slowly shifted to other niches. In 1990, he took part in the Annual Johnnie Walker National Comedy and became its second finalist. He continued his
Stand-up comedy with an appearance in the 1997 Kings of Comedy Tour, ABC’s ‘’Me and the Boys’’, The Steve Harvey Show, and The Steve Harvey Morning Show. In 2012, Steve performed his last stand-up owing to his gradual moves to multiple outlets.
Love Don’t Cost a Thing, and The Fighting Temptations are his famous cinematic roles. Steve also hosts Celebrity Family Feud, which is why he is famous. In 2017, Steve started anchoring a New Year’s Eve Special For Fox and continued hosting it for the following years.
The Steve Harvey Show
The Steve Harvey Show was a popular sitcom aired from 1966 to 2002 on the WB Network. The show gained immense popularity in Africa and America but didn’t get enough response from other regions. It was during the sitcom that Cedric and Steve became good friends.
The Steve Harvey Morning Show
Steve has been hosting The Steve Harvey Morning Show since 2000. In the initial five years, the show went on air through Radio One Inc, during which Steve’s net worth was estimated to be $3 Million. Since then, the show has continuously contributed to the net worth of Steve Harvey for the next two decades.
In 2010, Steve was selected to host the Family Feud and Celebrity Family Feud. Steve’s hosting brought the highest rating to the show, for which he was given $10 million. After hosting both the shows for five years, Steve’s net worth increased to $164 Million.
Other Business Ventures
Some known business ventures that have contributed to the net worth of Steve Harvey are Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man, Straight Talk, No Chaser, Act Like a Success, Jump: Take the Leap of Faith, and so on.
Steve Harvey Assets
Steve has a luxurious collection of 14 cars. He owns a Lamborghini Venture worth $1 Million USD and Ferrari GTC4 worth $850,000 USD. Some other vehicles in Steve’s collection boast of Rolls, Royce Dawn, Lincoln Aviator, Aston Martin DB11, etc.
He lives in one of the most lavish houses of Welch, worth $25 Million. This housing property is spread over an 11,000 sq. ft. area with two pools, a Wine cellar, 11 Bedrooms, and 9 Bathrooms.
Over the years, Steve has received many luxury and vintage watches from wealthy donors. It includes Hublot worth $600,000, Vacheron Constantin worth $240,000, and Blancpain’s worth $400,000.