Top 5 Richest Celebrities in the United States

The US has given some of the great visionaries to the world such as Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg, Steve Jobs, and Henry Ford, etc. The US is also a home to some of the world’s richest celebrities. Though there are other countries having multiple numbers of billionaires living there, United States is at the top of the list with total 565 billionaires in the country.

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List of United States’ Richest Celebrities

  1. George Lucas

A filmmaker and an entrepreneur by profession, George Lucas is United States’ richest celebrity with a net worth of $4.6 billion. George Lucas is known for creating “Star Wars” franchise that doesn’t need any introduction.

  1. Steven Spielberg

With a net worth of $3.7 billion, the DreamWorks production company’s owner Mr Steven Spielberg is second richest celebrity in the country. Steven Spielberg has given some of the great movies to Hollywood such as Minority Report, Catch me if you can, Bridge of Spies and the iconic film series Indiana Jones.

  1. Oprah Winfrey

You can’t conclude your list of America’s richest celebrities without Oprah Winfrey. She has also been ranked as the richest African-American. Best known for her talk show “The Oprah Winfrey Show”, she is also a media proprietor, actress, producer, and philanthropist. She has a net worth of $2.8 billion.

  1. Michael Jordon

This former NBA star is not just a celebrity. He is a brand now. With his own shoe and apparel brand “Jordan”, he is the fourth richest celebrity in the US. According to a forecast, his brand Jordan will see a substantial growth of 61% in revenues by 2020. Not just this, he is also a major stakeholder in Charlotte Bobcats, an American professional basketball team based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

  1. 5. David Copperfield (David Seth Kotkin)

David Seth Kotkin, known by his professional name David Copperfield is a world famous magician who is called “Greatest illusionist in the history”. Not just his magic tricks are great but this magician is also the most commercially successful magician till now and his net worth of $850 million is the proof of this.

Wrapping it up

The World is full of millionaires and billionaires, but when it comes to the highest number of richest celebrities in the world, US is always going to lead the list. To know about America’s richest people in every domain, visit