Janet Yellen Net Worth
Janet Yellen net worth: Janet Yellen is an American economist who served as Chair of the Federal Reserve System from 2014 to 2018, previously serving as Vice Chair. Janet Yellen has a net worth of $16 million. In November 2020, Joe Biden announced that Janet would serve as Treasury Secretary under his administration. According to a financial filing released ahead of her term as Treasury Secretary, Janet and her husband, Nobel Prize-winning economist George Akerlof, control assets between $8 and $20 million.
Janet Yellen was born in Brooklyn, New York, and graduated from Brown University with a degree in Economics. She then went on to earn her Ph.D. in Economics from Yale University. She joined the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in 1977, and served for one year. She has also worked as a professor of Economics at Harvard University and at the London School of Economics. She is currently the Professor Emeritus at the University of California – Berkeley's Haas School of Business. She was the Chair of the Council of Economic Advisors under Bill Clinton from 1997 to 1999, and served on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors again, from 1994 to 1997. She also served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco from 2004 to 2010. She became the Vice Chair of the Federal Reserve System in 2010. She was nominated by Barack Obama to become the Head of the Federal Reserve on October 9, 2013. She served in this position from 2014 to 2018. In November 2020, Joe Biden announced that Janet would serve as Treasury Secretary under his administration.
Speaking Engagement Earnings: According to a Federal filing released in December 2020, Janet earned $7 million between 2018 and 2020 from roughly 50 speaking engagements. The same filing showed that Janet planned to divest from stock shares in roughly a dozen major corporations including Pfizer, Conoco Phillips and AT&T.
|Net Worth:||$16 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Aug 13, 1946 (74 years old)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|