Net Worth: $100 million
Source of Wealth: television
Born: July 17, 1952 in Baltimore, Maryland
David Hasselhoff earned his wealth as a television actor. In the 1970s, he had a regular role on the soap opera, The Young and The Restless. After The Young and The Restless, he starred in the popular science-fiction series Knight Rider. The show was a huge success and it made David a star.
He produced and starred in the action-drama series Baywatch. He invested his own money in the show and was the executive producer. His contract stipulated royalties to be paid to him from the rerun profits. He also earned royalties from the rerun profits.
He has appeared in numerous movies, such as Adam Sandler’s Click (2006) and Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004). He was also a judge on America’s Got Talent, alongside Piers Morgan and Sharon Osbourne.
How much money did Hasselhoff make?
|“Baywatch” (1989)||$60,000/episode (1996)|
Image by Mario Antonio Pena Zapatería from Irun, Spain