What is One Direction's net worth? One Direction's net worth is $30 million dollars. One Direction is a British-Irish boy band made up of Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, and Louis Tomlinson. The group was formed after all five members were passed over for inclusion in the "Boys" category during the 2010 season of the British series of "The X Factor". They group made it to the finals, but ultimately finished in third place. The single they recorded for the "X Factor" finals was leaked to the internet just after the series ended, and became an instant hit. They signed with Simon Cowell's Syco Records and released their first official single in November 2011. The song reached #3 in the UK. Since then, they have released a massively successful debut album, and signed with Columbia Records in the US, where they became highest charting debut British group on the Billboard Top 100 since 1998. They are now planning arena tours of England, Ireland, the US, and Canada for 2012.