Carly Simon net worth: Carly Simon is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and children's author who has an estimated net worth of $45 million dollars. Carly Simon was born in New York City in 1945. Her father was Richard Simon, co-founder of Simon & Schuster. Carly Simon briefly attended Sarah Lawrence College before dropping out to pursue her music career. She first rose to fame in the 1970s with a string of hit songs. She has had 13 Top 40 hits including "You're So Vain", "Anticipation", "Nobody Does It Better", "You Belong To Me", "That's the Way I've Always Heard it Should Be", "Coming Around Again", and her famous duet with ex-husband James Taylor "Mockingbird". In 1988, Carly Simon became the first performer to ever win a Grammy Award, Golden Globe, and Academy Award for a single song written and performed by one artist for her song "Let the River Run" from the film "Working Girl". Carly Simon was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1994. She was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2004 for "You're So Vain". She has never publicly revealed who the song was written about. Carly Simon and James Taylor were marred for 11 years and have two children together who are also musicians.