Aaron Paul net worth and salary: Aaron Paul is an American actor most famous of late for his work on the critical smash AMC TV series Breaking Bad, who has a net worth of $16 million. This net worth was accumulated by way of a variety of jobs in the field of acting, most of it on TV. Paul was born in the city of Emmett, Idaho. His acting career got off to an inauspicious start, starring in numerous music videos for the nu metal band Korn, including one for the song "Thoughtless," and Everlast, for the song "White Trash Beautiful." In addition to his work in TV, Aaron Paul has also been in several feature films, such as Whatever It Takes, Bad Girls from Valley High, and the remake of the 70s horror classic The Last House on the Left. He also appeared in the popular short from the comedy website Funny Or Die "Weird: The Weird Al Yankovic Story," in which he played the title role of Weird Al Yankovic. Paul's most acclaimed work has been in television, however, having appeared in shows such as The Guardian, Veronica Mars, and The X-Files. His talent is only recently being fully recognized, though, thanks to his outstanding work as burnout Jesse Pinkman on the AMC series Breaking Bad.