The Bachelorette Leads: How Much Are They Worth?
The women of The Bachelorette have stolen our hearts over the years by stealing the hearts of others! Not only are these women stunningly beautiful, it turns out they are worth a pretty penny too. This list takes a look at all of the Bachelorettes and just how much they’re said to be worth!
14. Trista Rehn
Estimated Net Worth: $2 million. Trista Rehn was the original Bachelorette and the first to find happiness on the series. She found her partner Ryan Sutter and the couple have been together ever since. They broadcast their wedding to millions of viewers and have remained a staple part of the reality TV circuit, appearing on Fear Factor, Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars, and Who Wants to be a Millionaire. Trista even appeared on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars! She has also published a book titled Happily Ever After: The Life-Changing Power of a Grateful Heart. These countless endeavors have earned her a fortune of $2 million!
13. Becca Kufrin
Estimated Net Worth: $200,000. Becca Kufrin has been working in public relationships and communications for about six years now and she plans to return to her career once she is finished as ABC’s Bachelorette. According to her, she has absolutely no interest in becoming a reality star and just wants to live a life normal and have a family. Kufrin must be doing pretty well in her career because she’s worth a reported $200,000!
12. Meredith Phillips
Estimated Net Worth: Unknown. Meredith Phillips was the runner up during Bob Guiney’s season of The Bachelor and was then cast as the Bachelorette during season two of the show. She found love with Ian McKee, but the relationship was short-lived. Before she appeared on The Bachelorette, she was a model and, following her stint on the reality series, she released a cookbook The Date Night Cookbook. It’s unclear what she is up to these days and how much she is worth. In 2013, the revealed that she had been struggling with alcoholism, had gone to rehab and was now sober but was between jobs.
11. Rachel Lindsay
Estimated Net Worth: $400,000 to $450,000. After appearing as the Bachelorette, Rachel Lindsay went back to work as an attorney with Cooper & Scully PC in Dallas where she specialized in insurance law and reportedly makes around $92,000 a year. Like many other former Bachelor/Bachelorette leads and contestants, she also makes some extra cash with sponsored Instagram posts. Lindsay doesn’t have to worry about money because she’s worth between $400,000 to $450,000!
10. Kaitlyn Bristowe
Estimated Net Worth: $3.5 Million. Since her time on The Bachelorette, Kaitlyn Bristowe has done quite well for herself. Before joining the series, she was a spin class instructor, but not anymore. She has her own podcast, Off the Vine with Kaitlyn Bristowe, and she also makes money with social media endorsements deals with brands like Palm Bay cocktails, Smartfood popcorn, and TRESemmé. In 2017, she hosted the Broadway show “Home For the Holidays, Live on Broadway.” Bristowe is doing quite well for herself as a result. She’s worth an estimated $3.5 million!
9. Andi Dorfman
Estimated Net Worth: $300,000. Andi Dorfman will forever be remembered as the woman who walked out on the most hated bachelor in Bachelor history, Juan Pablo Galavis. The move was so well-respected that the assistant district attorney by trade became the bachelorette on the following season. In order to appear on the show, Andi took a leave of absence and later resigned from her post. She’s said to have earned $50,000 for being the bachelorette. Not a bad pull for 6 weeks! All of her ventures, which includes authoring two books, have earned her an estimated net worth of $300,000.
8. Ali Fedotowsky
Estimated Net Worth: $600,000. Ali Fedotowsky was the Bachelorette back in season 6 of the franchise and her time on the show was well worth it in spite of breaking up with fiancé Roberto Martinez! Ali was quick to get scooped up after her time on the show by NBC’s 1st Look. Since then, Ali has become a correspondent for E! News and has raked in a fortune of approximately $600,000!
7. Ashley Hebert
Estimated Net Worth: $450,000. Ashley Hebert is one of the few Bachelorettes to have found lasting love on the show and one of the only ones that kept with the career they had prior to going on The Bachelorette. She’s still a pediatric dentist and does the occasional sponsored Instagram post, which would help explain why she’s doing so well financially. She’s reportedly worth $450,000!
6. DeAnna Pappas
Estimated Net Worth: Unknown. Prior to her stint on The Bachelorette, Deanna Pappas was in the real estate business but, after her reality TV fame, she switched occupations. In 2008, she co-hosted the Lifetime TV show Get Married and in 2011 appeared in an episode of the Oxygen channel TV show Bachelorette Party. She also endorses products on her Instagram account. Even though she is obviously doing well for herself, it’s unclear exactly how much she is currently worth.
5. Emily Maynard
Estimated Net Worth: $5 million. Emily Maynard was only 18 when her race car driver fiancé, Ricky Hendrick, was killed in a plane crash. The tragedy snowballed when a week after his death, Emily discovered that she was pregnant. Ricky’s father is the owner of Hendrick racing and is said to be worth $200 million! This familial tie, along with Emily’s huge salary of $250,000 for being the bachelorette, has resulted in Maynard’s whopping fortune of $5 million!
4. Jennifer Schefft
Estimated Net Worth: Unknown. Jennifer Sheft has been living below the radar since she was the Bachelorette in 2005. In 2008, she released a book Better Single Than Sorry: A No-Regrets Guide to Loving Yourself and Never Settling and the following year she married Chicago public relations executive Joe Waterman with whom she has two children. She currently resides in the Chicago suburbs with her family and is a stay-at-home.
3. Desiree Hartsock
Estimated Net Worth: $400,000. According to Celebrity Networth, Desiree Hartsock is worth $400,000! Not too shabby for a former bridal designer! Desiree and her beau Chris Siegfried have cashed in on their season 9 stint on The Bachelor franchise by continuing to make public appearances and running a wedding blog.
2. Jillian Harris
Estimated Net Worth: $2 million. Jillian Harris was an interior decorator before she appeared on season 13 of The Bachelor and season 5 of The Bachelorette. This stint on television was enough to get her noticed and once her relationship with fiancé Ed Swiderski came to an end, Harris became big time on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and Love It or List It Vancouver. Harris’s television appearances have earned her a huge fortune of $2 million!
1. JoJo Fletcher
Estimated Net Worth: $400,000. Joelle is one of the great self-made women on this list, and she is one of the most beloved women of the Bachelorette franchise! JoJo, as she is affectionately called, completed a degree at Baylor University before starting her own real estate company, JHF Realty Development. This enterprise has earned her a pretty penny and her net worth is estimated at a whopping $400,000.