Ron White Net Worth, How did the stand-up comedian and author accumulate his wealth? Check this article to find out more about Ron White Net Worth, his career and his personal life.
About Ron White
Ron White is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and author. He is best renowned for being part of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour.
His book with a satirical title, ‘I have the Right to Remain Silent But I Didn’t Have the Ability‘ made its way to the New York Times Best Sellers List.
Ron has also done well on his own, writing stand-ups and having fun while doing it.
As of today, Ron White Net Worth is $40 Million. Keep reading to find out more about Ron White Net Worth.
|Full Name:||Ronald Dee White|
|Profession:||Author, Stand-up Comedian, Actor|
|Date of Birth:||December 18, 1956|
|Net Worth:||$40 Million|
Ron White Early Life and Career
His real name is Ronald Dee White. He was born on December 18, 1956, in Fritch, Texas, to Charles Don White and Barbara Joan Craig.
He graduated from Deer Park High, near Houston, Texas in 1976. He served on the auxiliary rescue and salvage ship USS conserver of the U.S Navy when he was 17, at the brink of the Vietnam War.
Ron had always wanted to be a comedian right from a tender age. He moved to Mexico for a short period, there he acquired a pottery factory. But, he moved back to the U.S in pursuit of a career in comedy.
In 2000, he became a member of the comedy group Blue Collar Comedy Tour and toured with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall, and Larry the Cable Guy. He also made seven appearances in Blue Collar TV.
Ron had his show called the ‘Ron Comedy Show’ that was aired by TB Television Network in 2005. He made appearances in several TV shows such as Kath & Kim, Reno 911!, including the films Sex and the City 2 and Horrible Bosses.
He also did a cameo appearance in ‘Why Wait’, a music video by Rascal Flatt. In 2009, Ron’s comedy CD ‘Behavioral Problems’ was released by Comedy Central, after which he went on to form the Organic Music Group (OMG) with media executive and producer, Michael Blakey.
The group was created for the purpose to help promote emerging comedy acts and musicians.
Ron White also had political ambitions in his purview. In 2016, he announced that he would be running for the position of President of the United States of America as an independent candidate.
But, much wasn’t heard of that after. Ron was cast in the showtime series ‘Roadies’ in 2016 as Phil, a veteran road manager.
Ron White Net Worth
As of 2019, Ron White Net Worth is $40 Million. Ron White Net Worth is mostly accumulated from his Comedy tour with the Blue Collar Comedy Tour and his stand-ups and CDs as well.
The Comedy Tour raked in more than $15 million after its debut in over 90 cities in America. Ron White Net Worth is also acquired from CD sales and movie features. Also, he has done some solo projects as well which helped increase his earnings.
Ron White Personal Life
Ron has married thrice. He got married to his first wife, Lori Brice, in 1981. However, he and Lori were blessed with Ron’s only son, Marshall, the couple separated in 1993.
In 2004, he later married Barbara Dobbs but the union only lasted for 4-years as they split in 2008. Ron went on to marry his third wife, Margo Rey, a singer in 2013. And like the last 2, it ended in divorce just 4-years after in 2017.
Ron is known for drinking and smoking while performing as he was arrested on September 7, 2008, for illegal possession of Marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
The information was brought by an anonymous tip who informed the Vero Beach, Florida Police that Ron’s plane would be conveying narcotics.
Awards and Nominations
Ron whose nickname is ‘Tater Salad’ has won several awards and nominations which includes 2 Grammy Awards. His comedy album, A Little Unprofessional’ in 2013 was nominated for best comedy album in the 56th Grammy Awards in January 2014.
On April 27, 2009, Texas Legislative Officials declared the day as ‘Ron White’s Day’ in the state of Texas to commemorate him.
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