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Full NameEddie Vedder
First NameEddie
Last NameVedder
Birth NameEdward Louis Severson III
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter
Birth CitySeattle
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameEdward Louis Severson, Jr
Mother NameKaren Lee Vedder
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJill McCormick
No Of Children2
AwardsGrammy Award,Golden Globe Award
FilmographyInto the Wild
EducationSan Diego College
Height171 cm
Weight68 kg
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Date of BirthDecember 23,1964
Age55 years
Married Date2010

How Much Money is Eddie Vedder Worth?

Golden Globe Award-winning singer Eddie Vedder is an American musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He is best known for being the frontman of Seattle's grunge band, Pearl Jam, with whom he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The baritone vocalist was also a part of the tribute band Temple of the Dog.

Ranked #7 in Rolling Stone's list of Best Lead Singers of All Time, Eddie Vedder has a net worth of $100 million as of 2020. Below the article discusses all of his financial aspects, his salary, earnings and other sources of income if any. 

Owns a Net Worth of $100 Million- Earnings, Salary, And Other Income Sources 

The American multi-instrumentalist has gathered a massive wealth worth of $100 million. The money he made during his career, all comes from the sales of albums and from the tours that he has been part of.

American Singer, Eddie Vedder
Eddie Vedder while he was young

After dropping out of school Vedder pursued a musical career performing in pubs and bars. Rumors have it that he never wanted to go mainstream and had an inmost desire to just be a singer who sang in local pubs.

He is best known as the lead singer of Pearl Jam which released 10 official studio albums, 36 singles, 15 live albums, 3 compilation albums, and over 200 bootleg releases.

Over the course of his career, he has worked alongside many prominent musicians like Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Johnny Depp, and Adam Sandler to name some. 

As a member of Pearl Jam, he has won 11 eleven wards to date including a Grammy and 5 American Music Awards.

His work with the film Into the Wild helped him win a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song.

Earnings from Sales of Albums

As a musician, Eddie Vedder earned most of his wealth from the sales of his record albums with Pearl Jam and from his solo career.

Temple of the Dog1991$1,000,000
No Code1996$1,750,000
Live on Two Legs (live album)1998$1,170,000
Riot Act2002$785,500
Lost Dogs2003$585,000
Live at Benaroya Hall (live album)2004$50,000
Rearviewmirror (compilation album)2004$1,178,000
Live at the Gorge 05/06 (live album)2007$30,000

Being an integral part of the band, Eddie Vedder received a fair cut for his vocals in the albums.

His soundtrack album for the movie Into the Wild, sold 369,000 units in the United States thereby earning him a clean $380,000 which are also part of his net worth.

The sales of his solo album Ukulele Songs is currently unknown.

Monthly and Yearly Salary

According to Celebworth, his monthly salary is said to be $833 thousand while his salary per annum is calculated to be $10 million.

YouTube And Endorsement Deals

He is active on YouTube with the channel of his name which has over 79.8k subscribers. The estimated monthly earnings of the channel are $33 - $526 while its yearly earnings range between $395 - $6.3K.

Pearl Jam also has its own YouTube channel and the earnings for every month are said to be $478 - $7.7K and the yearly earnings are believed to be $5.7K - $91.8K.

The band's Vevo channel PearljamVEVO's monthly earnings are $1.4K - $22.8K and the earnings for a year are $17.1K - $273.5K. An artist receives 20% from the Vevo channel's earnings while the rest 80% goes to the channel.

Assets- Houses And Cars

He currently resides in West Seattle along with his family, but the price of his house is unknown. He is also reported to own houses in Hawaii and other localities but being a private person nothing much is known about his residences. 


He drives an Audi A5 of $52,300. His garage also houses a couple of other cool rides but there is no information regarding his other locomotives.

Philanthropy, Insurance, And Taxes

During his lifetime, Eddie has been involved in several charity works. He donated $10,000 for the construction of a theater in San Dieguito Academy, in the name of his mentor and teacher Clayton E. Liggett.

He and his wife founded the EB Research Partnership, an NGO dedicated to finding the cure for Epidermolysis bullosa. As of 2019, the charitable organization has raised $12 million. 

Eddie Vedder swinging in a concert
Eddie Vedder hanging at Pinkpop Festival

Along with his band Pearl Jam, he donated $70,000 to Keith Baxter in return for saving his life in a boat accident.

Vedder is also associated with the works of Artists for Peace and Justice, Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Silverlake Conservatory of Music, PETA, Johnson Ohana Charitable Foundation and Kelly Slater Foundation.

He is believed to be paying a large sum of money as taxes for his $100 million net worth and also for his possessions.

Eddie Vedder's Personal Life- Age, Family, Education, Relationships, Height And Weight

He was born as Edward Louis Severson III on 23rd December 1964 in Evanston, Illinois in the United States. He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is mixed comprising of German, Dutch and Danish ancestry.

Family Life

He is the son of Edward Louis Severson, Jr. and Karen Lee Vedder. His parents separated in 1965 while he was still an infant after which his mother married Peter Mueller.

Eddie grew up believing that Peter was his true biological father and was also called Edward Mueller for some time.

His family raised 7 younger kids in a group home which included Eddie's 3 half brothers. His mother again divorced while the American singer was in his teens after which he remained with his stepfather. 

Eddie mentioned that he met his biological father for a short time during which he thought that he was just an old family friend. By the time he realized the truth, his father had already passed away from multiple sclerosis.


He attended the San Diego High School Academy currently known as San Dieguito Academy. He graduated from San Diego City College.

Who is Eddie Vedder's wife?

54-years-old Eddie has been married twice and divorced once. He is currently married to his longterm girlfriend Jill McCormick who is a model.

Eddie Vedder and Jill McCormick
Eddie Vedder with his second wife Jill McCormick

The couple married on 18th September 2010 and have two daughters together named Olivia Vedder (2004) and Harper Vedder (2008).

Prior to this marriage, he was married to Beth Liebling, bassist of Hovercraft. The pair wed in 1994. The relationship lasted for 6 years and they divorced in 2000.

How tall is Eddie Vedder?

He stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 7.5 inches (171 cms) and his weight is 68 kg (150 lbs).

Updated On Mon Jun 08 2020 Published On Fri Sep 13 2019 By BluePrince