Dominic West net worth: Dominic West is a British actor with an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars. Born in Sheffield, England, Dominic West began acting in theater productions when he was nine years old. After finishing high school, he moved to Argentina and worked on a cattle farm for a few months. He then returned to the UK and earned a degree in English Literature from Trinity College in Dublin in the early 90s. He went on to graduate from the prestigious Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He began his professional career onstage, appearing in "The Seagull" at the Old Vic. He has since gone on to appear in a string of on-camera projects, including the movies, "True Blue", "Surviving Picasso", "Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace", "28 Days", "Mona Lisa Smile", "300", and "The Awakening". He is most widely recognized for his performance as Detective Jimmy McNulty on "The Wire".