Piper Perabo net worth and salary: Piper Perabo is a Golden Globe Award nominated American stage, film and television actress who has a net worth of $10 million. Piper Perabo's salary per episode of Covert Affairs is $75,000. Piper Perabo earned her net worth as an actress. She grew up in Toms River, New Jersey, and is the daughter of Mary Charlotte Ulland, a physical therapist, and George William Perabo, a professor of poetry at Ocean County College. In high school, she appeared in all four yearly musicals and in her senior year, she was Katie in "Meet Me In St. Louis;" junior year, Cousin Fan in "Mame;" sophomore year, Lady Brighton in "Me and My Girl;" and freshman year, a dancer in "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying." She graduated with a theater degree summa cum laude from Ohio University. After graduating college, she moved to New York and was later cast in a short film called Single Spaced. Her first big role came after that, where she played the girlfriend of a wannabe rapper in 1999′s Whiteboyz. In 2000 she was cast in The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle as FBI agent Karen Sympathy. The role that really got her recognized was in Coyote Ugly. In 2003, she had a small role as the oldest daughter in Cheaper by the Dozen. By 2008, she had already had more high-profile big screen projects in her resume that included "The Heaven Project", and "South of the Border. In 2009 she starred on Broadway in Neil LaBute's "Reasons To Be Pretty" as "Carly". On August 20, 2010, she was injured filming an episode of Covert Affairs. For her work on Covert Affairs, she received a nomination for the 2010 Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama. She is a vegetarian. She is named after actress Piper Laurie. She is of Portuguese and Norwegian descent. Piper Perabo was born on October 31, 1976 in Dallas, Texas.