Lea Michele Net Worth

Lea Michele (Sarfati) was born August 29, 1986 in The Bronx, New York City, New York.

Lea Michele (Sarfati) was born August 29, 1986 in The Bronx, New York City, New York.

She is the only child of Edith, a retired nurse, and Mark David Sarfati, a real estate agent.

Michele began working professionally at age eight on Broadway in productions such as Les Misérables, Ragtime and Fiddler on the Roof.

During the run of Ragtime, she lived in Toronto and was homeschooled.

Lea attended Tenafly High School where she was active in volleyball, debate, and choir, and worked a part-time job at a bat mitzvah dress shop.

She stepped back from the stage so she could focus on her education, but attended the Stagedoor Manor center for performing arts training in the Catskills during the summers.

Michele was accepted to New York University's Tisch School of the Arts but instead decided to continue working professional on stage.

Lea Michele is an American actress, singer and author who has a net worth of $14 million and salary per episode of $80,000

She is best known for her performance as Rachel Berry on the Fox television series "Glee.