Bill Cosby Net Worth 2018: $400 Million
William Henry Cosby Jr. is considered as one of the best comedians of all time, he is an American author, actor, musician, television personality and producer; he started his career through standup comedy when he was a child and his total net worth is about 400 million USD.
The American comedian Cosby was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 12, 1937; his mother Anna Pearl was a maid in a house while his father William Henry Cosby Sr. was a mess provider in US army.
He belonged to a working family, he was a very shining student in his Mary Channing Wister Public School in Philadelphia and he was the captain of the track and field team and baseball team.
Cosby started to work to support his family during his college days, he worked at supermarket to selling produce, stocking shelves and shining shoes.
After dropping out from tenth grade he used to work rather than studying and he worked as an apprentice at a shoe repair shop but later he left that job.
He came to know about his hidden talent that he can be cause of people’s during working as bartending at a Philadelphia club, then in 1960s he did many comedy albums and his show ‘The Tonight Show’ was the cause of her national popularity.
‘The Cosby Show’ is the show which helped to make him one of the wealthiest persons in the industry, during show’s period 984 to 1992 he earned about $4 million per episode.
The show was super hit in the region, from syndication deals alone according to reports he earned about $300 million, during his comedy world tour he got $11 million and he is considered as one of the highest paid comedians in world.