Big Sean net worth and salary: Big Sean is an American rapper who has a net worth of $6 million. Big Sean was born Sean Michael Leonard Anderson on March 25, 1988 in Santa Monica, California. He was raised in Detroit by his mother and grandmother. So when he refers to the "west side" in his songs, he is actually referring to the west side of Detroit, not California. Big Sean began to build a following around 2007 through the internet and a series of self-released mixtapes. In 2008, Sean was discovered and signed by Kanye West to his GOOD Music label, which is an imprint of Def Jam Recordings. Big Sean's debut studio album "Finally Famous" was released in June 2011. His second studio album "Hall of Fame" was released in August of 2013. During his career, he has also made numerous guest appearances on songs with dozens of popular artists. He dated "Glee" actress and singer Naya Rivera for a little more than a year. They engaged in October 2013 but unfortunately in April 2014, they announced their breakup. Sean is known for his fashion style and has an endorsement deal with shoe company Adidas.