Jay Leno Net Worth And Salary, Wife And Children

Jay Leno, an American television host, comedian, writer, and actor have a net worth of $450M and a salary of $15M per annum.

He is famous for hosting a popular televison show called  “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” Leno started hosting in 1992 and left the show in 2009 to host his own talk show ‘The Jay Leno Show.’ However, it didn’t work got and got canceled a year later.

Jay’s popularity led him into several movies like “Dave,” “In & Out,” “Wag the Dog,” “Space Cowboys,” “Stuck on You,” and “Ted 2.” He was awarded several awards like two Primetime Emmys.  He calls himself a moto freak as he owns 286 vehicles, including 169 cars and 117 motorcycles.

His Net Worth And Salary

According to celebritynetworth, Jay Leno has a total networth of $450M in 2022. He served as a standup comedian for 17 years and left the comedy to start his own show called The Jay Leno Show. The show host earned a salary of $320 million before taxes during the time of hosting. Jay also performs hundred of stand-ups all over the US that generates millions in earnings.

Leno possesses a garage full of exotic, rare, vintage, and antique cars and motorcycles close to the Burbank Airport. These cars and automobiles are worth anything from $52 to $100 million. Some of his cars are one-offs which makes it extemely hard to estimate as the value of rare historic cars changes drastically. He frequenly buys and sells these cars to prevent them from getting rust and helps to keep running.

Jay Leno Wife: Their Children Details

Jay Leno is happily married to his wife Mavis Leno. The pair first meet in 1976 and got married in 1980, inviting their close friends and families. They mutally decided to not to have any children and compared their relationship with Jay to the 1950 romantic comedy “The Honeymooners.”


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Mavis is famous for her philanthropic causes. The activist backs a number of causes, including women’s rights and education. She currently serves on the board of directors of the Feminist Majority Foundation and previously  worked as chairman for the Campaign to Stop Gender Apartheid in Afghanistan.

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