Facts of Rachael Ray
|Full Name||Rachael Ray|
|Birth Name||Rachael Domenica Ray|
|Profession||Chef, TV personality|
|Birth City||New York City|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||James Claude Ray|
|Mother Name||Elsa Providenza Scuderi|
|Awards||Daytime Emmy Awards,People's Choice Award|
|Filmography||30 Minute Meals,Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels|
|Education||Lake George Junior/Senior High School|
|Date of Birth||August 25,1968|
Daytime Emmy Awards winner, Rachael Ray is an American celebrity chef, businesswoman, and author. She is best known as the host of the daily talk show Rachael Ray which is currently filming its 13th season run. As of 2020, she is worth $80 million.
Besides that she is also credited for hosting other food-related shows like 30 Minute Meals, Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels, $40 a Day, Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off, and Rachael Ray's Kids Cook-Off.
How much is Rachael Ray's Net Worth?
As of 2020, the American chef has an estimated net worth of $80 million. Her exact salary from the different TV projects that she has worked on has not been disclosed by Rachael Ray.
Her estimated earnings for a few years have been enlisted below:
- 2007 - $16 million
- 2008 - $18 million
- 2009 - $15 million
- 2012 - $25 million
- 2013 - $30 million
She has written 28 cookbooks which have earned over more than $8 million. Rachael also earns well from endorsing brands like Nabisco crackers and Dunkin' Donuts.
Her YouTube channel Rachael Ray Show has over 490k subscribers whose estimated monthly earnings from the channel are calculated to be $2.9K - $45.9K while its earnings per year are $34.4K - $550.8K.
Listed in Forbes' "Celebrity 100 Earnings"
As a chef, Rachael was included by Forbes in "Celebrity 100 Earnings" list in 2013 with an earning of $30 million in a single year.
House and Cars
The People's Choice Award-winning chef owned a 3,650 square-foot home in Southampton with her house which they put up for sale in 2017 for $4.9 million.
The three-bedroom house was previously bought by the couple in 2008 for $2.6 million.
She also owns a 1,800 sq ft house in New York City's East Village which she bought in 2004 after paying $1.5 million.
Ray drives around the town in a Toyota Prius which costs $24,200. Further, she also owns a Chrysler 300C of $41,695, a Ford Explorer that has a market price of $32,765, and a Toyota Camry which can be bought for $24,765.
Rachael Ray's Career
Being raised by restaurant owning parents, Rachael quickly developed a liking towards the culinary arts. She started her career as a manager for food companies and has also worked at Mister Brown's Pub at The Sagamore and at Macy's Marketplace.
Her first talk show Rachael Ray premiered in 2006. Ray show The Rachael Ray Show won the Daytime Emmy Awards in 2006, 2008, and 2009.
She is also the host of the other three shows $40 a Day, Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels, and 30 Minute Meals aired on the Food Network. As an actress, she has appeared on TV series like The Hungry Games, Young & Hungry, and Animals. She voiced the character of Spam in The Emoji Movie, featuring James Corden, Maya Rudolph, Anna Faris, and Christina Aguilera.
The American chef was born as Rachael Domenica Ray on 25th August 1968 to parents Elsa Providenza Scuderi and James Claude Ray. She has a sister named Maria Ray and a brother called Emmanuel Ray. She studied at the Lake George Junior/Senior High School.
The 51-years-old chef is married to John Cusimano since 2005. There is no information regarding whether they have any kids or not. She was rumored to have dated Dan Di Nicola.