If they are good at their craft, comedians can become extremely successful. Popularity and wealth comes with their success. But, just how wealthy can a comedian be? Continue below to find out the seven richest male comedians.

1.) Larry David

Larry David

Aside from being one of the richest male comedians, Larry David is known as being the

richest comedian in the United States. David’s net worth is a whopping $800 million. Majority

of David’s wealth comes from his success from the sitcom he created, Seinfeld. But, other

than Seinfeld, David is known for doing stand-up, as well as creating, writing, and starring in

his show, Curb Your Enthusiasm.

2.) Jay Leno

Jay Leno

The second wealthy male comedian on our list is Jay Leno. Leno is most known for his

stand-up performances, as well as being the long-time host of The Tonight Show. Leno’s net

worth is estimated to be $350 million. This is largely contributed to his work on The Tonight

Show, where he earned $15 million a year.

 

 

3.) Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane

The next wealthy male comedian on our list is Seth MacFarlane. MacFarlane has an

estimated net worth of $150 million. MacFarlane began his comedic career as a stand-up

performer, but in the recent years, he has gained popularity as a writer and a voice actor.

Majority of MacFarlane’s wealth comes from the popular show Family Guy.

 

4.) Bill Murray

Bill Murray

The fourth wealthy male comedian on our list is Bill Murray. Murray has an estimated net

worth of $140 million. Murray’s wealth is largely contributed to his roles in various

blockbuster films, most notably the Ghostbuster movies. Also, don’t be afraid to say hi to this

millionaire, if you see him in public. He is known for being very friendly. In fact, he is also known for going up to

random people, in public, giving them a hug, and saying “no one is ever going to believe you”.

 

5.) Sacha Baron Cohen

Sacha_Baron_Cohen

The fifth wealthy male comedian on our list is Sacha Baron Cohen. Cohen’s net worth is

estimated to be around $110 million. Cohen’s wealth largely comes from his roles as various

fictional characters in document-style movies. His most notable roles are as Bruno and

Borat.

6.) Bob Saget

Bob Saget

The next wealthy male comedian on our list is Bob Saget. While most of us recognize Saget

as Danny Tanner (from Full House), Saget is a popular stand-up comedian. Saget has an

estimated net worth of $100 million. His net worth is largely contributed to his timeless role

as Danny Tanner, as well as the many stand-up performances he gave during the ‘80s.

 

7.) Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell

Finally, the last wealthy male comedian on our list is Will Ferrell. Will Ferrell has an

estimated net worth of $85 million. His whopping net worth is mainly contributed to the

various roles in blockbuster films that he has done over the years. He has also made a lot of

money from stand-up performances, as well as writing and producing films.