Stephanie Courtney Net Worth
Stephanie Courtney net worth and salary: Stephanie Courtney is an American actress and comedian who has a net worth of $6 million dollars. Stephanie Courtney was born on February 8, 1970 in Stony Point, New York. She is a 1992 graduate of Binghampton University. She is best known for portraying "Flo" in a series of commercials for Progressive Insurance. She has also worked for brands such as Skittles, General Mills cereal and Wienerschnitzel. Outside of her commercial work, Stephanie Courtney has appeared in several movies and television shows, most notably "Mad Men", "Blades of Glory", "Everybody Loves Raymond", "ER", "The Man Show", "The United States of Tara", and "The Heartbreak Kid". Courtney is a member of The Groundlings, an improvisational and sketch comedy theater in Los Angeles, California. She originally moved to Los Angeles to become a stand-up comedian. She auditioned left and right for commercials as a means of making ends meet, but was only booking one a year—until 2008, that is. That is the year Progressive Insurance cast her as Flo. Flo's Facebook fan page has over 5 million likes and several years into the campaign, Flo is going strong and Stephanie Courtney is laughing all the way to the bank with her $1 million per year salary. She voiced the role of Joy Peters on the television series Tom Goes to the Mayor from 2004 to 2006. Courtney had a recurring role as Marge on the TV series Mad Men in 2007. She won a Copper Wing Award at the Phoenix Film Festival in 2003 for Best Ensemble Acting for Melvin Goes to Dinner. Courtney was nominated for a Streamy Award for Best Ensemble Cast in a Web Series for Back on Topps in 2010. She has also appeared in the films Fred: The Movie and Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred.
"Flo Progressive" Salary: Stephanie Courtney earns $1 million per year playing "Flo" from Progressive in their commercials. Typically when an actor portrays a character for a long time, they end up negotiating a direct deal with the brand outside of the typical SAG-AFTRA union pay scales. They also get a pay bump for being the official spokesperson, residuals for current commercial airings and an exclusivity buyout which precludes them for taking other jobs. When you add it all up, someone like Stephanie Courtney typically earns around $1 million per year.