Have you ever wondered how much is Vanna White worth? You would be surprised to know that the Wheel of Fortune co-host is worth a fortune!

Vanna White has been decoding the letters on America’s most watch game show since 1982. The powerhouse of the show, who has been encouraging contestants to win, holds the world record for Most Frequent Clapper in 2013.

In an interview with ABC News, White said, “They say I have clapped more than 3.9 million times.” Even more shocking is that she outdid her co-star Pat Sajak’s net worth by $15 Million as of 2023.

If you wish to learn how much wealth Vanna White has amassed over her gleaming showbiz career, scroll up!

How much is Vanna White worth?

According to the last update by Celebrity Net Worth in 2023, Vanna White has a net worth of $85 Million. And unsurprisingly, the major chunk of that figure comes from Wheel of Fortune and Celebrity Wheel of Fortune.

The syndicated program in the history of television tapes 4 days a month, leaves the actor ample time to pursue other profitable ventures. The actress-come businesswoman once told ABC News, ‘you know, I have other investments too, real estate,” indicating she has been actively working as a realtor.

Vanna White Wheel of Fortune

February 18, 1957, was the day Vanna Marrie Rosich was born to parents Miguel Angel Rosich and Joan Marie in Conway, Horry County, South Carolina.

White later adopted her stepfather’s name after her parents got divorced. The young girl moved to Atlanta after completing her high school education in North Myrtle Beach.

While studying at the Atlanta School of Fashion, she worked as a part-time model and later shifted to Los Angeles to pursue acting in 1979.

Vanna White Net Worth$85 Million
Full NameVanna Marie Rosich
Salary (Annual)$10 Million
Age65 Years
Date of BirthFebruary 18, 1957
Place of BirthConway, South Carolina, US
Education North Myrtle Beach High School
Height5’6 (1.67m)
Sources of WealthGame show host, Real Estate, Acting
Ex-husbandGeorge Santo Pietro
Children Gigi Santo Pietro, Nikko Santo Pietro
Zodiac SignAquarius

How much money does Vanna White make a year on Wheel of Fortune?

Wheel of Fortune was not on Vanna White’s to-do list as she was initially hired as a Susan Stafford substitute. It was not long before White’s part-time gig was turned into a full-time job. Following that, she was featured in over 6000 episodes of the show.

Here’s a glimpse of Vanna White reminiscing about her audition for the Wheel of Fortune.

But how much is Vanna White paid annually on Wheel of Fortune? After getting a chunky raise in 2017, White’s earnings were raised to $10 million per season. That means both show hosts earn an estimated $15 Million annually through the show.

How much is Vanna White paid per episode?

Wheel of Fortune releases 4 episodes each month and films 6 per day. That makes a whopping 288 episodes in just 48 working days. If you break down White’s annual $10 Million pay, it will be around $34,7222 per episode of the show and $208,333 per workday. Well, that’s huge for flipping letters and clapping a million times.

How much does Vanna White make in Real Estate?

Vanna White was quite a house flipper before it was even cool. While we don’t have an exact figure of how much she makes in real estate, the actress once told Market Watch that “I’ve used my income to invest in some apartment buildings” and added that she like ‘flipping houses.’

Apart from being a realtor and a passive earner as a landlord, the game show host owns a Beverly Hills mansion worth $47.5 million.

What business does Vanna White own?

Besides being a host and a realtor, Vanna White has built a crafting empire. While the actress herself doesn’t own a company, she is a front face for the Vanna’s Choice line of Lion Yarn which derives from her cease-less love for crochet.

She told the Craft Yarn Council, “My love of yarn began when my grandmother taught me to crochet. Crafting was so much more than a hobby to her. It was a way to share her love with everyone around her,” and added “as a mother, it was important for me to pass on my love of yarn. Now, my daughter and I love to shop for yarn and crochet together.”

How much is Vanna White’s husband worth?

George Santo Pietro, Vanna White’s ex-husband, who also fathers her kids,  Gigi Santo Pietro, Nikko Santo Pietro, is a successful restaurateur and a realtor. He worked as a director before meeting his ex-wife, White.

At the age of 72, Pietro has amassed a noticeable fortune as a real estate developer and restaurant owner. As of 2023, his estimated net worth is recorded to be $15 Million, which has grown by 2 Million since the last year.

What was Vanna White ‘Playboy’ Magazine Controversy

Back in 1987, before pursuing action, White was featured in Playboy Magazine in a semi-nude pictorial that she didn’t pose for ‘willingly’ as per the actress’ statement.

During an interview with Fox News, White confessed that ‘“I did something I shouldn’t have done.” She reflected on the bygone days “going on ‘Johnny Carson’ and saying, ‘I’m so sorry … I made a mistake, I’m sorry, and I just hope I don’t lose my job over it.’”

Of course, White successfully saved her job, but it tarnished her family-friendly audience and got her in legal trouble.

Key Takeaway from Vanna White’s Career

Vanna White’s life gives us a reality check that you must not stop hustling, no matter how famous and wealthy you are. Despite being a renowned TV personality, Vanna White never stops there. She pursued all her dreams while working as a game show host. She became an entrepreneur, realtor, and the front face of Craft Yarn Council and secured her side gigs to build an empire for herself.

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