Facts of Steve Harvey
|Full Name||Steve Harvey|
|Birth Name||Broderick Stephen Harvey|
|Profession||TV Personality, Comedian|
|Birth City||West Virginia|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Jesse Harvey|
|Father Profession||Coal Miner|
|Mother Name||Eloisa Harvey|
|Relation With||Marcia Whitman (m. 1981- div. 1994), Mary Lee Shackelford (m. 1996- div. 2005)|
|No Of Children||7|
|Awards||NAACP Image Award|
|Education||West Virginia University|
|Date of Birth||17,1957|
Steve Harvey Has An Astounding Net Worth of $200 Million
A versatile personality, Steve Harvey is an actor, comedian, TV host, radio host as well as author who has amassed an estimated net worth of $200 million as of May 2020.
He is renowned for his exceptional work in different shows such as Family Feud, The Steve talk show, The Steve Harvey Morning Show, and many more.
In addition, he has published several books like Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. In addition, he is the recipient of six Daytime Emmy Awards, two Marconi Awards, and fourteen NAACP Image Awards.
How Did Steve Harvey Make Money? Income Sources, Salary, Earnings
In 2019, Harvey ranked #69 in Celebrity 100 2019 by Forbes & is considered one of the richest TV host. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Steve Harvey has a net worth of $200 million as of May 2020.
It is an increment of $20 million on the 2019's fortune of $180 million.
However, the thing had not been the same for him initially. Prior to making it as a comedian, Harvey started his professional career doing various odd jobs such as autoworker, insurance salesman, carpet cleaner, and a mailman.
In 1985, he debuted as a stand-up comedian in Cleveland. This was followed by several of his stage performance in several venues.
Later, he made a debut in TV series with Showtime at the Apollo in 1993. The show was broadcasted for seven years. The series began it rebroadcasting in 2016 and has been airing ever since.
As of 2019, Steve’s most popular show is Family Feud which began its airing since 2010. He earns an annual income of $10 million from the show.
In addition, he works as a host in many other shows including Celebrity Family Feud and Miss Universe from which he earns millions of dollars.
Furthermore, Harvey is also the host of a weekday radio show called The Steve Morning Show and collects a huge salary of $20 million a year. According to a survey, Steve earned a total of $45 million in the time between June 2018 and June 2019.
Books Are Also Prime Sources of His Income
Likewise, his book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man was listed into bestseller list which later turned into a comedy romantic movie Think Like A Man which made the box office collection of $100 million.
Charity And Endorsements
Steve Harvey is a charitable person. He has a charity organization named Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation which provides services like education, health, and social well beings to the youth.
Moreover, he donated automobiles to the homeless person and many people through his shows. He once gave his X102.3 TURKEY truck to a black woman.
Steve has done many endorsement deals and some of them are with Burger Kings in 2000, Strayer University in 2014, and so on.
Steve Harvey Tax Payment
A person who has a net worth of $10 million pays the federal income tax including FICA of $3,902,411 a year. So, Steve with such a huge wealth must have paid a much greater amount of money.
Moreover, for the property tax of Dallas House, Harvey pays $167,321 in a year.
Steve Harvey’s Assets: He Owns Multiple Houses
Steve Harvey owns a large mansion at the top of Beverly Hills which sits on the 2 acres property. He put the house on the market for $23.5 million in 2007 but did not sell.
Similarly, he purchased a 9,000 sq ft mansion in Atlanta for $3.4 million. He also has a house that lies on 4 acres property in Dallas Texas.
Earnings from Real Estate
Steve Harvey and his wife, Marjorie Harvey leased a 12,000 sq ft mansion for $110,000 per month in February 2018 which collects annual revenue of $1.3 million.
Similarly, he owned a 5,500 sq ft apartment on the 88th floor of Trump International in Chicago which sold for $7.7 million in 2018.
His Car Collection Include Luxury, Sports, Vintage Designs
Likewise, Steve Harvey is fond of cars and his cars include vintage, luxurious, and sports. He owns a Rolls-Royce Ghost which costs $311,900.
His wife gifted him a Bentley Mulsanne worth $305,000 for his 59th birthday. He sent his wife a Rolls-Royce Phantom that costs $500,000 for her 50th birthday.
Was Close To Own A Jet
Similarly, Harvey made a deal with Nashville Jet Company and wished to lease jet for $97,000 a month and even paid some money upfront, but later he walked out.
Steve Harvey’s Early Life, Family, And Education
Steve Harvey was born as Broderick Stephen Harvey on January 17, 1957, in Welch, West Virginia, United States. His family includes father, Jesse Harvey, and mother Eloise Vera.
He belongs to American nationality and is of African-American ethnicity. He studied at Kent State University and later enrolled at West Virginia University.
Married Life & Kids: Who Is Harvey's Wife?
Steve Harvey married thrice in his life and is the biological father of four children. Steve is currently in a marital relationship with Marjorie Bridges.
The couple married on June 25, 2007, and is together ever since. Marjorie has three children; Morgan, Jason, and Lori from her previous marriage.
Steve was first married to Marcia Harvey. He has two daughters; twins Brandi and Karli and a son Broderick Harvey Jr. The relationship between the pair did not last long and divorced.
Following Marcia, Steve got married to Mary Shackleford and became a father to Wynton. The husband and wife started having contradictions and forced to divorce in November 2005.
Steve is now living a happy and prosperous life with wife Marjorie and their children along with grandchildren.
Age & Height
Age: As of May 2020, Steve is 63 years old.
Height: He stands tall at 6 feet 1 inch or 185 cm.