10 Popular Talk Show Hosts: How Much Are They Worth?

  
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Television hosts have one of the best jobs in the industry, not only do they get to appear on television, but these entertainers are paid to just be themselves! Oh and they make a fortune doing it…that’s a bonus too. Many  hosts have an extremely loyal fan following that consists of viewers who routinely tune into their show to watch them do their thing whether it’s interviewing celebrities, chat about the news or do hilarious skits. We’ve come to love these popular talk show hosts, especially the ones that have been gracing our television screens for over a decade! Here’s a look at how much today’s 10 most popular talk show hosts are worth:

10. Seth Meyers

Estimated Net Worth: $12 million. Seth Meyers is recognized first and foremost a comedian, but also an actor, writer, producer, television host and he’s even done some voice work! He is currently the host of Late Night with Seth Meyers, a late-night talk show on NBC. Before landing his own show he was a head writer on Saturday Night Live and hosted its news segment called Weekend Update. Seth had starring roles in the films American Dreamz and New Year’s Eve, but has also appeared in the films Journey to the Center of the Earth, Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist, Spring Breakdown and I Don’t Know How She Does It. In terms of television, besides appearing as himself to host various events/shows, he had a brief role on The Mindy Project, Portlandia, Spin City and a starring role in the animated series The Awesomes. Meyers reportedly makes $3 million a year to host Late Night! Thanks to his longtime gig on SNL and current position on Late Night he’s now worth an estimated $12 million.

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9. James Corden

Estimated Net Worth: $10 million. This British comedian has become quite popular lately with his carpool karaoke segments on the Late Late Show. He works as an actor, writer, producer, comedian, singer, and television host. Corden has appeared in 23 films and been in many television shows. Most recently, he voiced characters in the films Norm of the North and Trolls. He had notable roles in shows like Fat Friends, Boyz Unlimited, Horne & Corden, A League of Their Own, Little Charley Bear, The Wrong Mans, and not only starred in, but also created, wrote, and was the associate producer for the show Gavin & Stacey. Corden has even won a Tony Award for his performances on stage! He is currently the host of The Late Late Show with James Corden a role he took over in 2014. With all these credits on his resume it’s no wonder this hilarious host is worth $10 million!

Robert Hanashiro, USA TODAY

Robert Hanashiro, USA TODAY

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