Date of Birth:
10th of March, 1983
Source of wealth:
Carrie Underwood net worth: $55 million.
A popular American recording artist, Carrie Underwood has become widely recognized after getting victory in the 4th season of «American Idol». Born in 1983, this girl was named one of the most notorious mainstream recording artists in the history of music and she has really achieved terrific results due to her natural talent and strong vocals. According to Forbes, the net worth of Carrie Underwood is estimated at over $55 million and the incomes of the singer are still growing. So what led Carrie to building a career of a successful musician?
Source of wealth: music
Successfully graduating from high school Carrie entered university majoring in broadcast journalism. She put aside her dream of becoming a musician but in 2004 decided to give it a try and took part in «American Idol» TV show. Underwood not only passed the audition but also won the 4th season of the show that made her famous. The first album of the singer called «Some Hearts» brought her $10 million of income and was certified triple platinum and her first song «Inside Your Heaven» quickly became a hit of Billboard charts.
Thus, Carrie Underwood net worth started rapidly growing. Her song «Jesus, Take the Wheel» quickly raised to the top of country charts and brought the musician two Grammys and the Country Music Association Award. In 2009 Carrie got one more Grammy for her song «Last Name» and in 2013 she performed the theme song for Sunday Night Football. In general, the main part of income Underwood gets from selling her albums ($3, 5 million for «Carnival Ride», $2, 2 million for «Play On» and $1, 3 million for «Storyteller»). She also makes money from the sales of tickets and tours.
Source of wealth: endorsements
The musician earns additional cash endorsing Procter & Gamble Olay cosmetics and other brands. It brings her around $1 million of income.
Carrie Underwood Salary
According to Forbes, in numbers the celebrity earns around:
- $3, 6 million annually,
- $300 000 per month,
- $75 000 weekly,
- $10 700 a day
that makes her quite rich.