Jesse Tyler Ferguson Net Worth
Jesse Tyler Ferguson net worth and salary: Jesse Tyler Ferguson is an American actor who has a net worth of $20 million. Jesse Tyler Ferguson earned his net worth acting in TV shows, films and Broadway shows. His most well-known role is playing "Mitchell Pritchett" on Modern Family, an ABC sitcom that has been running since 2009. For his efforts, Ferguson has been nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for Primetime Emmy Awards several times. The show itself has also been nominated for and won multiple awards. In addition to his work on Modern Family, he is also known for playing "Richie Velch" in CBS's sitcom, The Class. Ferguson was born in October of 1975 in Montana, and moved to New Mexico at a young age. At the age of 8, he joined the Albuquerque Children's Theater in order to pursue his dream of becoming an actor. He remained with the theater for six years before joining high school productions. After graduation he went on to study at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, which is located in New York City. It was also here where he began to take roles in Broadway and off-Broadway productions, including the originating role of "Leaf Coneybear" in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. The show went on to become a Tony Award winner. Ferguson, who is openly gay, is married to lawyer, Justin Mikita. The pair were wed in 2013 in New York City.
Modern Family salary: Between 2014 and 2018, Jesse Tyler Ferguson earned $190,000 per episode of Modern Family. Starting in 2018 his salary was boosted to $500,000 per episode.