Iyanla Vanzant net worth and salary: Iyanla Vanzant is an American author and television personality who has a net worth of $400 thousand. Iyanla Vanzant was born in New York and is widely known as an inspirational speaker, author and television personality. Iyanla Vanzant has released several highly successful and influential self-help books. She was chosen as one of the 100 Most Influential Black Americans by Ebony Magazine in 2000. She also hosts a television show on Oprah's OWN Network called "Iyanla: Fix My Life".