Heidi Klum Net Worth: Heidi Klum is a highly-recognized German-American model who also works as a television personality. She is most known for being one of the judges on the hit show America’s Got Talent. In 1999, she became the first ever German model to become a Victoria’s Secret Model. The current Klum is more known as an entrepreneur and a fashion designer. She has also appeared as a guest on various television shows.As of 2016, Klum has a net worth of $90 million.
Klum was born on June 1, 1973, in Bergisch Gladbach to mother Erna who worked as a hairdresser and father Günther Klum who worked in a cosmetics company. She got on to the scene of modeling at the age of 19 when a friend of her convinced Klum to participate in a modeling contest called ‘Model 92’. Klum went to win the contest beating 25,000 women in the process. This brought a great deal of exposure and she soon signed a $300,000 contract with Metropolitan Models New York.
Her path to success was then a successful won which would make her millions. Soon after that deal, she also appeared on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and gained even further recognition as one of the hottest models by hosting the Victoria’s Secret fashion show numerous times. Besides that, she also hosted the reality competition ‘Project Runaway’ in 2004 for which she won multiple awards for her work. That was seen in 2013 when she won Best Host of a Reality Show.
She has also appeared in famous television shows like ‘ Sex and the City’ as well as movies like ‘Blow Dry’ and ‘Ella Enchanted’. After those stints, she again appeared as a host, this time in Germany’s Next Top model. Victoria’s Secret was where she made her name and made $3.8 million from that show alone. After 13 years she left the show though to pursue her other ventures.
In recent years, she has focused more on hosting and businesses more. She has a maternity line which is called Lavish as well as jewelry and swimwear lines which are gaining success. Heidi is also using her experience in the fashion world to design clothes for Jordache. She also has a fragrance collection named after her name.
Forbes estimated in 2011 that Klum is the second-highest paid model and earns $19 million annually. She also makes $1.8 million in endorsements annually.
Heidi Klum Net Worth in Years
|Heidi Klum Net Worth in 2012||$40,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Net Worth in 2013||$56,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Net Worth in 2014||$62,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Net Worth in 2015||$70,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Net Worth in 2016||$90,000,000|
Heidi Klum Earnings in years
|Heidi Klum Earnings in 2015||$23,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Earnings in 2013||$20,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Earnings in 2011||$20,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Earnings in 2008||$16,000,000|
|Heidi Klum Earnings in 2006||$6,000,000|
She also hosted a show called ‘Seriously Funny Kids’ which paid her $7,575,758. Klum has had a series of relationships which have failed and distracted her career in some ways. It has been reported that since 2014, Klum has been dating independent art curator Vito Schnabel.
The former German Model of the Year also has conducted many philanthropic activities. Out of which, in 2011 she led the Walk for kids campaign which helped to raise funds for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. After her contributions to the Red Cross, she was honored the Crystal Cross Award. Even though her modeling days are over, Klum is killing it with her numerous clothing lines which are profiting millions every year. The current judge of America’s Got Talent reportedly earns $20 million annually. As of 2016, Klum has a net worth of $90 million.