Adam Sandler net worth and salary: Adam Sandler is an American actor, comedian and producer who has a net worth of $300 million. Adam Sandler is famous for two things; making funny movies and getting paid tons of money to make said movies. Through his acting and producing, Sandler has been able to amass a personal net worth of $300 million and can demand some of the highest paychecks in the entertainment business. He is one of Hollywood's most bankable stars which allows him to command $20 million per movie along with very impressive percentages of a films GROSS profits. That's gross profits not net profits. FYI that is a gross amount of money when you consider some of those films earned over $150 million at the US box office alone. For the movie Anger Management Sandler earned $25 million plus 25% of the gross which was roughly $150 million. That's an extra $37.5 million in the Sandman's pocket.
Adam Sandler has starred in roughly 20 major studio releases since he left Saturday Night Live. He reportedly earned $20 million for about 15 of those movies. When you account for all the money Sandler has made through salaries and profit participation, then you give roughly 45% to the US Government, one can conservatively estimate that Sandler's net worth today sits right around $300 million. And he shows now signs of slowing down any time soon! Sounds like a lot for basically playing the same character over and over but Forbes estimates that for every dollar Sandler has ever been paid, his movies have made $9. Regardless of whether you think shampoo or conditioner is betta, one thing is for certain like his character in Billy Madison Adam doesn't have to worry about money ever again. Adam Sandler was born on September 9, 1966 in Brooklyn, NY. He first rose to national fame as a cast member on Saturday Night Live before making the jump to Hollywood.