Jay-Z Net Worth

Net Worth: $550 Million
Source of wealth:

Music, Investments

Full Name Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter
Birth Place Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth Dec 04, 1969 (age 51)
Nationality American
Ethnicity African American
Occupation Rapper, Record producer, Entrepreneur
Height 6'1" (1.87 m)
Weight N/A
Marital Status Married (Beyoncé)
Children 1 (Blue Ivy Carter)
Education George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School
Hobbies Fine art
Last Updated
Mar 27, 2016

About Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter

American rapper, record producer and businessman, Shawn “Jay Z” Carter has an estimated net worth of $550 million, according to Forbes. Jay-Z is the third richest rapper on the planet with Diddy leading and Dr. Dre second richest. Jay-Z had originally retired in 2003 from recording his own music, although this lasted only three years.

Jay-Z Net Worth

Not content with being one of the most influential rappers ever Carter has a fine eye for a business transaction. He sold clothing line Rocawear for $204 million in 2007 and signed a $150 million collaboration with Live Nation in 2008 through his Roc Nation entertainment company. Furthermore he is a fully-qualified sports agent under the sports branch of Roc Nation.


Beyonce and Jay Z have collectively fortune of $800 million over the course of their careers. They make money on publishing deals, films and much more. They also have many sponsorship deals that contribute to their wealth. Beyonce’s net worth is estimated at $250 million while Jay Z has $550 million.