Hugh Hefner Net Worth

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Hugh Hefner Net Worth
Net Worth:
$43 Million
Date of Birth
April 9, 1926
Place of Birth
Journalist, Businessperson, Editor, Actor, Film Producer, Entrepreneur, Publisher

Hugh Hefner net worth: Hugh Hefner is an American entrepreneur and founder of Playboy magazine who has a net worth of $43 million. According to paperwork filed during his last divorce, Hugh Hefner estimated his own net worth to be $43 million. His net worth has taken a pretty heavy hit as Playboy's stock lost over 80% of its value before being taken private in 2011 by Hefner and private equity firm Icon Acquisition Holdings. At the peak of Playboy's stock performance, Hugh Hefner's net worth was over $200 million. Interestingly, most people assume Hugh himself actually owns the famous Playboy mansion, but in fact he does not. Playboy owns the house and Hefner must pay an annual fee to cover rent and other expenses like food and parties. Including the room and board for Hefner's many live in girlfriends. Here is how Hefner broke down his own finances in a recent court filing:

Monthly income:

  • – Salary from Playboy: $116,667
  • – Social Security: $1,896
  • – Dividends and interest: $121,099
  • – Rental property: $17,058
  • – Income from HMH Productions: $15,808
  • – Pensions and retirement: $413
  • – Other miscellaneous income: $17,639

–Total monthly income: $290,580

Other Assets:

  • – $306,548 in cash
  • – $36,802,558 in stocks and bonds
  • – $6,122,990 in a joint account with an unnamed person

Total assets (including Playboy stock and property): $43,232,096

And here's how Hugh spends his millions per month:

  • – Rent (including groceries, household supplies, utilities, cell phone and email): $53,593
  • – Food (approximate): $18,000
  • – Entertainment: $25,000
  • – College expenses for kids: $10,130
  • – Health care: $3,215

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Hugh Hefner Net Worth

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Hugh Hefner

Hugh Hefner

Hugh Marston Hefner is an American adult magazine publisher and businessman, the founder and chief creative officer of Playboy Enterprises.
Journalist / Businessperson / Editor / Actor / Film Producer / Entrepreneur / Publisher
Date of Birth
  • April 9, 1926
  • Hef
  • Hugh Marston Hefner
  • Hugh Heffner
  • Puffin
  • Hugh M. Hefner
  • 5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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  • Comic Book: The Movie
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  • Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger Part IV
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  • History of the World, Part I
  • We Believe: Chicago and Its Cubs
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