Ted Danson Net Worth

How much is Ted Danson Worth?

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Ted Danson Net Worth:
$80 Million

Ted Danson's Salary

$250 Thousand Per Episode

Ted Danson Net Worth: Ted Danson is a California-born actor who has a net worth of $80 million dollars. Ted Danson first rose to international fame thanks to his iconic role as Sam Malone on "Cheers", which lasted from 1982-1993. He then starred as Dr. John Becker on "Becker" from 1998 – 2004. He also played Arthur Frobisher on "Damages" and had a role on "CSI" from 2011 to 2015. Since 2016 he has appeared on the NBC sitcom "The Good Place". Danson has won two Emmy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards, and has a star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood.

Ted Danson was a basketball star in high school and began acting in college. He transferred to Carnegie Mellon and subsequently graduated with a B.F.A. in drama in the early 70s. He began his professional career with commercials, and a role on the soap opera "Somerset", in the mid-70s. From there, he went on to guest star on such shows as "Taxi", "Magnum P.I.", and "Benson", among others. In 1982, he was cast in the role that would make him a star, as Sam Malone in "Cheers". He won two Golden Globes and two Emmys while with the show. After the run of "Cheers" ended, he starred in the series "Becker" and appeared in various films, including "Three Men and a Baby", "Cousins", and "Saving Private Ryan". He appeared on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" which spun-off into "CSI: Cyber" in 2015. He also appeared on the second season of Fargo.

Ted Danson Salary: From 2011 to 2015 Ted starred on the CBS drama CSI. His salary on CSI was $250,000 per episode. He appeared in 86 episodes, which was around $21 million in annual earnings. At the peak of his time on Cheers, Ted Danson's salary was $500,000 per episode.

Divorce Settlement: Ted was married to Cassandra "Casey" Coates from 1977 to 1993. When they divorced Ted was forced to pay her $2 million for every year they were together, a total of $30 million. That's the same as around $50 million after adjusting for inflation and ranks as one of the most-expensive celebrity divorces of all time.

Real Estate: Ted has been married to fellow actor Mary Steenburgen since 1995. Together they own a number of properties around the country, primarily in the Los Angeles area. In June 2019 they sold a nine-acre property in Ojai, California for $8.75 million. Ted and Mary bought the house in 2005 through a trust for $4.5 million. They own a different home in Ojai which they bought in 2017 for $2.4 million. In 2014 they spent $3.5 million on a home in Santa Monica, California and then in January 2019 they bought the property next door for $5.2 million to create a large private compound. They also own a small cottage in Nashville and a six-acre multi-residence spread on Martha's Vineyard.

Ted Danson Net Worth

Ted Danson

Net Worth:$80 Million
Salary:$250 Thousand Per Episode
Date of Birth:Dec 29, 1947 (72 years old)
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Profession:Actor, Film Producer, Author, Voice Actor, Activist
Nationality:United States of America
Last Updated:2019

Ted Danson Earnings

  • Getting Even with Dad
  • Cheers
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