Joel McHale Net Worth: Joel McHale was an American comedian, actor and television personality who has a net worth of $14 million dollars. Born November 20, 1971 in Rome, Italy, Joel McHale is best known for hosting The Soup and for his role as Jeff Winger on the NBC comedy series Community. He has appeared in such feature films as Spider-Man 2, Spy Kids: All the Time in the World, and Ted. The middle of three brothers, he was raised Catholic in Seattle, Washington, where he attended high school and college, finishing with a Master of Fine Arts degree from the Professional Actors Training Program at the University of Washington. McHale was part of the Almost Live! cast, a local sketch-comedy television show produced by Seattle's KING-TV (Channel 5) and in 1993 to 1997, he was a member of the improv comedy group at Unexpected Productions, participating in Theatersports! at the Market Theater, located in popular Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle. After earning his master's degree in acting, McHale moved to Los Angeles and landed small roles in Diagnosis: Murder, CSI: Miami, and Will & Grace. He played a TV reporter in the biopic Lords of Dogtown and guest-starred as a cast member on the NBC improv comedy show Thank God You're Here during the pilot episode. He also had a guest role on an episode of Pushing Daisies. In 2004, McHale began hosting The Soup, a satirical weekly television show on the E! television network. Throughout the show, he takes the audience through the oddities and ridiculous happenings of the week in television. McHale made a guest appearance on the finale of Last Comic Standing, sixth season, where he recapped the show's events in his typical format of jokes made popular on The Soup. He was cast in Community, which premiered in winter 2009, and continues to host The Soup. He also had a short guest stint on the FX show Sons of Anarchy. On February 14, 2014, McHale was announced as host of the 2014 White House Correspondents' Dinner, held in May 2014.
Joel McHale Salary
How much does Joel McHale make per year as host of The Soup? $2 million. McHale also earned $60,000 per episode of Community.