Jim Rogers Net Worth: Jim Rogers is an American entrepreneur and author who has a net worth of $300 million dollars. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, in 1942, Jim Rogers grew up in Alabama and started his first business selling peanuts when he was five years old. He earned a History degree from Yale University in 1964 and went on to work on Wall Street before graduating from Oxford University with a second bachelor's degree in philosophy, politics and economics. In the early '70s, he joined an investment firm and met George Soros, who would become his founding partner at the Quantum Fund. Within ten years, Rogers retired early and traveled the world by motorcycle before becoming a guest professor at Columbia University. He has made several TV appearances on "The Dreyfus Roundtable" and "The Profit Motive with Jim Rogers". He's the author of "Investment Biker", which chronicles his multiple trips around the globe by motorcycle. The trip earned him a spot in the "Guinness Book of World Records". Later, Rogers founded the Rogers International Commodity Index and became a public supporter of agriculture investments. He regularly appears as a guest on several financial shows and has written several more books, including "Adventure Capitalist" and "Hot Commodities: How Anyone Can Invest Profitably in the World's Best Market". He moved to Singapore in 2007 and has two daughters with wife Paige Parker, whom he met in 1996.
Jim Rogers Net Worth
Have something to add to this net worth? Share it by adding comments below.
Date of Birth
Oct 19, 1942
United States of America
James Beeland Rogers, Jr., Jim Rodgers, Jimmy Rogers, James Rogers
Does Ronda Rousey Really Make More Than Floyd Mayweather Per Second?on Aug 31, 2015
Highest Paid TV Actors And Actresses Of 2015on Aug 31, 2015
Jerry Seinfeld Turned Down Huge, Unprecedented NBC Offer For 10th Seasonon Aug 31, 2015
'Minecraft' Creator Claims Becoming A Billionaire Made Him Feel "Isolated"on Aug 31, 2015
50 Cent Agrees To Re-List Connecticut Mansion As Part Of Bankruptcy Filingon Aug 27, 2015
These Former Kentucky Wildcat Players Are Under Contract For An Impressive $652 Millionon Aug 31, 2015
How Much Money Has Will Smith Made From His Films... So Far?on Aug 26, 2015
Former NFL Running Back Clinton Portis Has Not Had Good Fortune With His Moneyon Aug 31, 2015
Love, Marriage And A New $13.9 Million Mansion For Tracy Morganon Aug 30, 2015
5 Reality Show Concepts That Failed Horriblyon Aug 30, 2015
All net worths are calculated by applying a proprietary algorithm. The results are then fact checked and confirmed by a team of editors. We scan all publicly available data and resources and work diligently to ensure that our numbers are the most accurate and up to date net worth data you will find anywhere on the internet.
- Trick Daddy Files For Chapter 11 BankruptcyTrick Daddy recently joined the likes of 50 Cent, and probably not in the way that he would have wanted...
- Weekend Box Office Review For August 28th-August 30thStraight Outta Compton held on to the #1 spot, but how did other movies stack up?
- The Fascinating Ups And Downs Behind The Multi-Million Dollar "Happy Birthday" Royalty WarIf "Happy Birthday" becomes public domain, it'll cost the rights holder, Warner Music Group, millions in licensing fees.
- Which Celebrity Has The Most Valuable Twitter Account?Recently, we learned a single tweet from LeBron James can be worth close to $140,000, but as it turns out, there is one guy whose tweets are worth even more.