Simon Baker net worth and salary: Simon Baker is an Australian actor who has a net worth of $45 million. Simon Baker began his professional career began in the late 1980s with appearances in Australian music videos. He made the shift to Australian dramatic series in the early 90s, appearing on such shows as "E Street", "Home and Away", and "Heartbreak High". He moved to the US in the late 90s, and after appearing in the film "L.A. Confidential", began to appear in more high profile work stateside.
Baker starred in the television series "The Guardian" from 2001-2004, followed by the short-lived series, "Smith". He also appeared in the films "The Affair of the Necklace", "Something New", "The Devil Wears Prada", and "The Killer Within". In 2008, he began the role that would make him an international sensation, as Patrick Jane on "The Mentalist". In addition to his multi-award nominated work on "The Mentalist", he has also continued to pursue film work.
Simon Baker Salary
What is Simon Baker's salary on The Mentalist? In December 2010 Simon Baker signed a contract that guarantees him a producer credit and a bigger share of back-end syndication profits. As of August 2013 Baker earns $350,000 per episode of The Mentalist.