Kate Upton net worth: Kate Upton is an American swimsuit model who has a net worth of $2 million dollars. Kate Upton was born in St. Joseph, Michigan, but she grew up in Florida. A competitive horseback rider, Kate Upton won numerous championships while competing at the national level, including five American Paint Horse Under-13 Championships and one 14-18 Championship. She was signed by Elite Model Management at a casting call in Miami in 2008, and was subsequently signed by IMG Models in New York. Upton has modeled for multiple campaigns and designers, including Garage, Dooney & Bourke, Beach Bunny, and Victoria's Secret. She was the face of Guess for their 2010-2011 season. Kate appeared in the 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and was subsequently named "Rookie of the Year". Esquire Magazine readers also chose Kate Upton as "The Woman of the Summer". She has appeared in an episode of "Tosh.0", and recently participated in a photo and video shoot for Complex Magazine.