The Oscar Nominated Singer, Janet Jackson for 'Poetic Justice' (1993) for Best Music, Original Song has a jaw-dropping net worth of $220 million. She has earned her worth from varied careers as a singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer.
Jackson has earned most of her worth from her singing career as she has accumulated a total amount of $2.08 million from her twelve albums.
In 1991, Jackson bought a house in Pacific Coast, Malibu at $4.1 million. The house was in 5,658 square feet of land that she sold it after 13 years by doubling the price at $8.5 million in 2004.
The 'Jack Boyz' actress has owned a 2,094 square foot, 34th-floor unit (34A) in the Trump International Hotel that she bought in 1998, for $2.8 million. Later in 2014, she gave the condo in a lease for $35,000 per month.
Then in 2002, she purchased a house through her Puffy Trust worth $520,000 in Ping Drive, Henderson that stands on 4,626 square feet of land.
Jackson owns several expensive collections of cars as she owns a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder which price ranges from $181,900 and $256,300, a white Lamborghini Murcielago that cost $354,000, an Aston Martin Vanquish which cost around $234,260, and a Bentley Continental GTC that cost $130,000 which she has now listed for auction on eBay.
The 'Miss You Much' singer has sold 100 million records from which she became that world's best-selling music artists of all time. Her album 'Janet' earned $14 million, 'Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation' collected an estimated wealth of $12 million, then her other albums 'Control', 'Design of a Decade', 'The Velvet Rope' each earned $10 million.
Likewise, her other albums 'All for You' earned $7 million, 'Damita Jo' earned $3 million, 'Discipline' earned $2 million, and '20 Y.O.' earned $1.2 million.
Patricia from 'Why Did I Get Married?' has played the character of Denise in 'Nutty Professor II: The Klumps' (2000) where she has earned a salary of $5 million. She is also the writer and performer of the song 'Doesn't Really Matter' from the movie from which she earned an extra amount of $1 million.
In 1998, Janet Jackson earned $115,000 from her live album 'The Velvet Rope' and in 2002, she earned $295,000 from the same live album. Then in 2013, her earning from project tours was around $458 million.
The 'For Colored Girls' actress has endorsed Nutrisystem, a weight loss program where she has lost around 50 pounds throughout the program. She has done two ads promotion for the product and said she always has struggled with her weight the entire life so she promoted for the positive body image.
She also endorsed a fashion line 'Blackglama' for two years being the first celebrity in history chosen to do so. Jackson released fifteen pieces of luxury products while partnering with the line. She has performed a song for the Pepsi ad campaign and has appeared in their commercials. In 2013, she earned $81 million from her sponsor deals.
Jackson signed a whopping deal of $80 million with Virgin Records in 1996, which made her the highest-paid recording artist which surpassed Michael Jackson and Madonna contract of $60 million. At first, her contract with the record was $40 million in 1991, for three albums which later doubled in their next deal.
'Black Cat' singer is the author of four books 'Genetic Transformation of Plants', 'Analysis of Taste & Aroma', ''Testing For Genetic Manipulation In Plants, and 'True You'. In 2013, she earned a total amount of $81 million from all the selling of cumulative book and published earnings.
In January 2012, Jackson married her third husband Wissam Al Mana, a Qatari business magnate who is worth $1 billion. The former couple had a prenup agreement of $100 million if they stayed married for five years and the price to be doubled if they had a child.
On 3 January 2017, Jackson gave birth to their son Eissa Al Mana because of which she could get a huge settlement of $200 million. However, her divorce settlement hasn't been revealed yet.
Jackson's second husband, René Elizondo also sued her for divorce settlement which was between 10-25 million. The pair got married in January 1999 and got separated in 2000. After three years of the lawsuit, it didn't reach a settlement for over three years.
Janet Jackson has supported fourteen charities and foundations like American Foundation for AIDS Research, Robert F Kennedy Memorial, Lisa Lopes Foundation, Naked Heart Foundation, and others. During a tour, Jackson donated $15,000 to Project Angel Food of the auction money that was gained by 'Divinely Janet', a doll created by Barbie manufactured company.
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