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Full NameMindy Kaling
First NameMindy
Last NameKaling
Birth NameVera Mindy Choklingam
Professionactress, comedian and writer
Birth CityCambridge, Massachusetts
Birth CountryAmerica
Father NameAvu Chokalingam
Mother NameSwati Roysircar
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusSingle
No Of Children1
SibilingsVijay Chokalingam
FilmographyThe Office,The Mindy Project
EducationDartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
Height161 cm
Networth$24 M
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Date of BirthJune 24,1979
Age41 years
Amount$24 million

How Much Is The Net Worth Of Mindy Kaling? 

One of the 100 Most Influential People in the World of 2013 Mindy Kaling has a net worth around $24 million. She is an American actress, comedian, and writer known for her role Kelly Kapoor in NBC sitcom The Office.

She started her career in 2002, however, got her breakthrough in 2004 from TV series The Office. Here know more about Kaling's fame and fortune.       

Mindy Is One of Highest Paid TV Actress With $24 Million in Net Worth

As of 2020, Mindy Kaling is estimated to have a net worth of around $24 million according to various online sources. She mainly earns from her diverse career as an actress, comedian, writer, and producer.

In 2015 and 2016, her name was listed at the list of World’s Highest-Paid TV actress. With the net worth of $9 million, she ranked #8 in 2015 and #3 with the net worth of $15 million. Furthermore, she had the net worth of around $13 million in 2017. 

She first started her career as a standup comedian. She also gathered a huge sum from her comedy tour. Following the career, she also wrote several plays and skits among which some of them were listed one of Time magazine's "Top Ten Theatrical Events of The Year". In 2013, she was even listed in the in Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World.  

After her debut in a professional career, she was hired as the writer cum performer of the NBC TV series The Office alongside John Krasinski, Steve Carell, Rainn Wilson, and many other costars.

He Was Listed By Forbes

She was listed by Forbes at number 3rd position in the list of highest paid actress with an earning of $13 million. 

Charged $140K per Episode of The Mindy Project and $100,000 for The Office

A source reported that a cast member of The Office makes around $100,000 per episode. The same site claimed Mindy’s salary to be around $150,000 per episode.    

Here see the list of her salary from TV series The Mindy Project.

YearIncome SourcesSalary/Earnings
2016The Mindy Project as writer and producer$15 million
2017The Mindy Project as writer and producer (salary - $140,000)$13 million
2018The Mindy Project as a writer, creator, and producer$13 million
2019The Mindy Project as a writer, creator, and producer$13 million

As of 2019, Mindy Kaling has around 34 acting credits, 7 producing credits, and 10 writing credits. She has appeared in movies and TV series including The Office, Inside Out, Wreck-It Ralph, No Strings Attached, The Muppets, Despicable Me, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian and many more.

Furthermore, she is also a writer and has written books like Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns), Why Not Me?

For her excellent performances and skills, she has won 12 awards and nominated in 6 Primetime Emmys along with 27 nominations.

Instagram Earnings And Endorsements Income

From her Instagram account, Mindy Kaling earns in between $8,585 to $14,308 per sponsored post. Apart from that, she also earns from her endorsements deals and lucrative agreements.

Till date, Mindy has endorsed and promoted McDonald's, Adidas, Armani, Ample Hills Creamery, Andy & Evan, Anita Ko and many more. The source claimed her income from the lucrative endorsements deals to be in five to six digits figures. 

Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances, Charity Works

Talking about her assets, Mindy Kaling currently owns a big lavish house in Hollywood Hills. She bought the mansion for around $1.6 million in 2013. Her 1599 square feet house features 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, and small garden and garage.

Mindy Kaling Assets, Houses

Previously, she also had a $1.9 million house in Los Angeles which she purchased in $1.6 million. She sold her other property worth $1.9995 million for only $1.57 million. She originally asked around $2.19 million for the single-story Spanish bungalow but was only given $1.95 million.

Inside her garage, there are cars including Mini Cooper ($30,600), Ford ($38,000) and few others.

Well, there is no information about her taxes but she has the insurance of Nationwide Insurance. She is also involved in some charity works. She has supported charities and nonprofit organizations like Baby2Baby, Motion Picture, and Television Fund Foundation,, Young Storytellers Foundation, and many others.

Besides her career, Mindy also earns from her 1% share of the Welsh football team Swansea City Football Club of United Kingdom.

Mindy Kaling Personal Life- Age, Unmarried, Dating, Boyfriend, Spouse, Child, Height, Weight

Mindy Kaling was born Vera Mindy Choklingam on 24 June 1979 under the sun sign Cancer. She was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts to her parents; father Avu Chokalingam and mother Swati Roysircar.

As of 2019, Mindy Kaling is 40-years-old. She holds American Nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity. She stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches or 162cm. 

Regarding her educational qualification, she received the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire on 10 June 2018. 

Relationships And Daughter: Does Mindy Kaling Have A Husband? 

Coming to her personal life, Mindy is reportedly dating her close friend and co-star B.J Novak. They met on the set of The Office. 

The two love birds played on and off couple in the show and later ironically started dating in real life too after a few episodes of the first season. The pair however never confirmed their relationship. 

Rumored couple Mindy Kaling and B.J Novak

As of 2019, Mindy is the mother of her daughter Kathrine Kaling but the child’s biological father and her husband is still unknown. Meanwhile, Mindy’s rumored boyfriend Novak is the godfather of Kathrine.

Did You Know? Her daughter, Kathrine Swati Kaling’s middle name, Swati, is the tribute to Mindy’s mother who died due to pancreatic cancer in January 2012.   

Height And Weight

Mindy Kaling is 5 feet 4 inches (162 cm) in height and has the weight of around 65 kg (143 lbs).

Plastic Surgery

Although Mindy Kaling has not confirmed the rumors about her new looks, however, as per the fans she has undergone plastic surgery.

Mindy Kaling is rumored to have underwent plastic surgery

She has been rumored that she has done the following things.

  1. Nose Job: $5,350 (Average cost)
  2. Botox Injection: $200 to $300
  3. Face Lift: $7,448  (Average cost)
  4. Skin Bleaching: $300 to $5000
  5. Lip Fillers:  $500 to $2,000

Has she really underwent the knife, she must have spent the above cost.  

Updated On Thu Apr 23 2020 Published On Wed Jul 10 2019 By Binish Tamang