Jennifer Aniston is an actress, producer, and philanthropist known for her multiple iconic roles on the big and small screens. Aniston rose to international fame with her iconic role as Rachel Green on the television sitcom Friends which runs from 1994–2004. While she has done numerous critically acclaimed movies, fans must wonder what’s Jennifer Aniston’s net worth!!!
The actress has an impressive net worth of $320 million. However, credit for her impressive net worth mostly goes to the Tv series, Friends. For the unversed, Jennifer’s salary for Friends season 1 was $540,000. In the second season, Jennifer Aniston’s salary was reportedly boosted to $40,000 when her relationship with Ross (David Schwimmer) became a major plotline, which earned her $960,000. However, Aniston finally earned her first million ($1.875 mil, to be exact) during season 3.
Jennifer was earning $1 million per episode by the final two seasons. However, her salary didn’t end with the show as the Friends cast signed a contract that allowed them all to get a cut of any royalties from reruns in 2000. Interestingly, even 18 years later Friends is still airing on television and Jennifer gets a 2 per cent share of the total $1 billion the show earns in streaming and royalties revenue every year. Additionally, In 2021, the Friends reunion special aired on HBO Max, and according to Variety, the cast members all made at least $2.5 million for their participation.
Now talking about movies, Jennifer has appeared in almost 44 movies, which include Bruce Almighty, Marley & Me, The Break-Up, Just Go With It, Horrible Bosses, and We’re the Millers which all raked in more than $200 million in box office sales. Jennifer reportedly made $75 million from film paychecks between 1997 and 2011, often requesting $8 million per movie, according to Cosmopolitan. In addition to it, the actress made $10 million alone from 2011’s Just Go With It.