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Seacrest, 42 — the American TV personality, producer, radio host and entrepreneur, among other things — has added another job to his unceasingly impressive resume as he joined forces with the renowned Kelly Ripa.The wildly successful duo has a combined net worth of $450 million.
Both entertainment powerhouses bring home a jaw-dropping paycheck every year — but how do the two stack up?
Ryan Seacrest reportedly rakes in $65 million annually. According to CelebrityNetWorth, he earned a $15 million salary as host of “American Idol,” but an additional $50 million comes from other executive producing and hosting jobs.
Seacrest hosted various shows before he landed the gig of a lifetime in 2002 as host of “American Idol.” His career took off from there, and has since accrued international fame and has become a household name. He’s produced reality shows including “Keeping Up With the Kardashians”, can be found front-and-center on every major red carpet with E! News, and has won countless awards over the years.
His net worth totals a whopping $350 million.
Kelly Ripa, talk show host, actress, and television producer, boasts a $20 million annual income and an approximate $100 million net worth. Following her break-out role playing playing Hayley Vaughn Santos on “All My Children” for 12 years, Ripa landed the gig as morning talk show host in 2001 with “Live with Regis and Kelly” and launched her career as an international television personality.
She landed the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid actresses for 2017.