Ellen DeGeneres Net Worth

Ellen DeGeneres is an American comedian, actress, writer, producer, and TV personality

who has a net worth of $500 million

She is best known for the sitcom "Ellen," which she created and which ran from 1994 to 1998 as well as the syndicated talk show

The Ellen DeGeneres Show," which aired from 2003 through 2021.

Her syndicated show made her extraordinarily rich in Hollywood terms.

At her peak, Ellen earned around $60 million in salary from the talk show alone.

Ellen DeGeneres was born on January 26, 1958, in Metairie, Louisiana.

Her mother Elizabeth was a speech therapist and her father Elliott was an insurance agent

She has a brother named Vance who is a musician and producer.

Her parents divorced n 1974 and her mother remarried and moved with her new husband and Ellen from New Orleans to Atlanta, Texas

Ellen graduated from Atlanta High School in 1976 and moved back to New Orleans to attend the University of New Orleans

She dropped out after one semester to take a clerical job at a law firm.

She also worked at J.C. Penney, was a waitress at TGIFridays,  house painter, hostess, and bartender.

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