Melody Thomas Scott net worth: Melody Thomas Scott is an American actress who has a net worth of $3 million dollars. Melody Thomas Scott, also known as Melody Ann Thomas, was born in Los Angeles, California, and began acting when she in elementary school. Her first role was in "Marnie", directed by Alfred Hitchcock. She then went on to appear in a steady string of television and film projects, including, "The Beguiled", "Posse", "The Shootist", "The Waltons", "The Rockford Files", "Charlie's Angels", "The Car", "The Fury", and "Piranha". In 1979, she was cast in the role that would make her a household name, as Nikki Reed Newman on "The Young and the Restless". She has played the role ever since, and has been nominated for two Soap Opera Digest Awards, and won one. In addition to her work on "The Young and the Restless", she has also played guest starring roles on, "The Nanny", "The King of Queens", and "Castle", among other productions.