Jackson Browne is an American rock singer-songwriter and musician; he has a net worth of $12 million. Jackson Browne has earned his net worth from having sold over 17 million albums in the United States alone. Some of his popular songs such as "Somebody's Baby", "These Days", "The Pretender", "Lawyers in Love" and "Running On Empty" were inspired from his political interests and personal angst. Browne's friend Bruce Springsteen had him inducted into the into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Also in that same year he received an honorary Doctorate of Music from Los Angeles' Occidental College for "a remarkable musical career that has successfully combined an intensely personal artistry with a broader vision of social change and justice". Born in Heidelberg, Germany, he got his start with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.