What is Octavia Spencer's net worth? Octavia Spencer's net worth is $2 million dollars. Born in Montgomery, Alabama, Octavia Spencer graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Liberal Arts. She began her professional acting career in the mid-90s, appearing in the film "A Time to Kill". Since then, she has gone back and forth between film and television roles quite successfully. Her television projects have included guest starring roles on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation", "The Big Bang Theory", "Wizards of Waverly Place", "Grounded for Life", "ER", "Titus", and "Becker", among many others. Entertainment Weekly ranked her as one of the 25 Funniest Actresses in Hollywood in 2009. Her film projects have included, "Never Been Kissed", "Being John Malkovich", "Spider-Man", "Legally Blonde 2: Red, White, and Blonde", "Win a Date with Tad Hamilton", "Beauty Shop", "Seven Pounds", and "Dinner for Schmucks". Her performance in the film, "The Help" has won numerous honors, including a SAG Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress. She has been nominated for an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, as well.