Jaleel White net worth: Jaleel White is an American actor and producer who has a net worth of $10 million. Jaleel White was born in Pasadena, California on November 27, 1976. An actor and screenwriter, Jaleel White is most widely recognized from his role as Steve Urkel on the hit 90s sitcom, "Family Matters". Before Family Matters, Jaleel appeared in a handful of commercials after being encouraged by a pre-school teacher to try out acting. He also landed a few small parts on various 1980s TV shows like "The Jeffersons" and "Mr Belvedere". His huge hit, Family Matters, would eventually go on to air 215 episodes over nine seasons between 1989 and 1997. On the show, Jaleel played a nerdy neighbor to the Winslow family. Steve Urkel became a cultural phenomenon and spawned the popular catch prase "Did I do that"? In order to land the role, Jaleel borrowed a large pair of eye glasses that his father, who was a dentist, frequently wore while at work. Since "Family Matters" he has starred or guest-starred in such series as "Grown Ups", "Psych", and "The Game". He also wrote, produced and starred in his own web series, "Fake It Till You Make It" and is the voice of Sonic the Hedgehog. He was a contestant on season 14 of Dancing with the Stars and was voted off the show in May 2012.