In early 2018, the estimation of Jim Parsons net worth reaches $280 million. This amount is really impressive yet it’s not surprising since he is declared as the highest paid actor in the world. He is known as one of the stars appearing on a famous television show entitled The Big Bang Theory.
This American actor was born in Houston on March 24th, 1973. When he was young, he had his first experience on a play entitled Noises Off. Then, he kept going on stages and decided to be an actor. He received a bachelor degree from the University of Houston and was in 17 plays during his three years there. His first appearance on a television show was in 2002.
Parsons’ popularity rises when he became the main character in The Big Bang Theory in 2007. This sitcom has reached its eleventh season in 2018. Because of this show, Parsons was honored by many awards. Most of them were in the category of Best Actor in Comedy series.
How much is Jim Parsons Net Worth?
Jim Parsons earns his net wealth from his activities as an actor. In one episode of The Big Bang Theory, he could earn $1 million per episode. However, in the last season, his salary was cut $100,000 per episode in order to rise up other characters’ salary. One season had 17 to 24 episodes. It means he could earn $24 million for one season of the show.
Besides the television shows, Parsons also accumulates his wealth from his appearances on films, plays, and broadways. He owns many properties such as a $2.9 million house in Manhattan and a $6.375 million house in Los Angeles. As he is still active as a top actor, it is predicted that Jim Parsons net worth will keep increasing.