Jill Scott is a singer/songwriter and actress with the net worth of $12 million. Jill Scott has earned her net worth through her acting roles in films, such as, Why Did I Get Married, Why Did I Get Married Too?, Sins of the Mother and more, as well as her television roles in Girlfriends, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and the Showtime Movie, Cavedwellers. Jill Scott is also a recording artist and songwriter with her albums and single hits. She began her musical career as a spoken word artist, reading poetry in her performances. She's the winner of the Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, and four time winner of the Lady Of Soul Awards, as well as winner of the Soul Train Awards for Best R&B Female Album: Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds, Volume 1. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.