Bill Maher Net Worth


Bill Maher Net Worth $190 Million. Bill Maher is known for the HBO political talk show Real Time with Bill Maher, which has been on air for over 20 years. Bill Maher is one of the highest paid television hosts with an annual salary of $26 million. Bill Maher won a Primetime Emmy Award for his work as executive producer for Vice. Early in his career, Bill Maher was a very successful stand-up comedian with millions in earnings.

Bill Maher Net Worth
Bill Maher Net Worth

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Bill Maher Net Worth

Net Worth $190 Million
HBO Salary $26 Million
Assets $60 Million
Liabilities & Loans $15 Million
Investments $100 Million

Bill Maher Salary

For his highly successful television show on HBO, Bill Maher earns an annual salary of $26 Million dollars. In addition to this fixed salary, Bill Maher is also eligible for an additional $4 Million in bonus, if his TV Show achieves high Cable TV ratings. Bill Maher’s salary when he first started his career with CBS was just $15,000. Over the period of two decades, Bill Maher’s salary has increased millions of dollars annually.

Salary in 2022 $26 Million
Salary in 2021 $22 Million
Salary in 2020 $20 Million
Salary in 2019 $19 Million
Salary in 2018 $16 Million


By 2022 Bill Maher’s net worth is estimated to be $190 Million.

Bill Maher is a famous American political talk show host who has appeared on a variety of networks on television as a host such as FOX News, and CNN.

He is famously known for his remarks on the talk show , ‘Politically Incorrect and hosts “Real Time with Bill Maher.’

This talk-show host has earned an image in the media, as the host is frequently one of the first to spark controversy or speculate.

Early Life

Bill Born on the 20th of January 1956 at New York City to Julie Berman and William Maher. The father of Bill was news network editor, as well as a radio announcer while his mother was an assistant nurse.

He was educated as an Catholic as a child, but when he reached the age of in his teens was able to discover that his mother was of an Jewish heritage.

Despite having been birthed within New York City, Bill was raised at River Vale, New Jersey. He attended Pascack High School and then attended Cornell University. The school graduated Cornell in the year 1978 and earned a master’s in English.


Here are a few of the greatest moments of Maher’s career:

  • Primetime Emmy Awards, Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series, (1995, 1997 1998-2002 2005-2011) – – nominee
  • Writers Guild of America, Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) Series (2001 2002, 2004 2004, 2005-2012, 2013 2015, 2016 2015, 2018,)
  • Primetime Emmy Awards, Outstanding Variety Talk Series, (2016 and 2017) Nominee
  • Primetime Emmy Awards, Outstanding Informational Series or Special, (2014-2017) Nominee


In 1979, he began his career as a host of the stand-up comedy show that was held in New York City. Following that, he started appearing on a regular basis for telecasts of comedians, such as Johnny Carson and David Letterman. His first appearance in the form of a feature film came in 1983, in the film ‘D.C. Cab.’

However, this appearances did not result in his career expanding. In the meantime, he played smaller roles on television shows such as “Sara,” “Ratboy,” and Max Headroom.’

He continued to perform small characters in TV until 1993, when he started hosting ‘Politically Correct his own political talk programme at Comedy Central.

Maher continued to act as was himself in the movie “EDtv” in 1998. in 2000 for the film ‘Be More Cynical’, as well as the documentary ‘The Party’s over.’

In 2003, he was awarded his exclusive HBO talk show , ‘ “Real Time featuring Bill Maher‘ where Maher talks about political developments and current news.

He was featured in documentaries about the film “The Aristocrats” as well as “Religious The Aristocrats’. He also appeared on the HBO show ‘True blood.’

His comedy special , ‘Bill Mahaer”But I’m Not Worrying” was released in 2010 , and in 2013, Maher was in the film ‘IronMan 3’ as himself , and in the TV show House of Cards.


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