Bill Gates

How much is Bill Gates worth?

The 68-year-old American entrepreneur has done well thus far! Most of William’s money comes from being a entrepreneur. So what is Bill Gates’s salary per year?

Bill Gates’s net worth estimate is $98 billion.

Source of Wealth
Entrepreneur
Net Worth 2024
$98 billion
Earnings in 2024
Pending
Yearly Salary
Under Review
House(s)
He lives in Seattle, Washington, USA
Cars
There are no vehicles shown to the public

All net worths are calculated by applying a proprietary algorithm. The results are then fact checked and confirmed by our staff. We use multiple online sources such as NETWorthTotals. We also use publicly available data and resources to ensure that our numbers and money estimates are accurate and up to date.

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What does net worth mean?

Net worth is everything you own of significance (Assets) minus what is owed in debts (Liabilities). Assets include cash and investments, real estate, cars and anything else of value.

How is net worth calculated? Assets – Debt = Net Worth. Net worth is calculated by adding all owned assets (anything of value) and then subtracting all of your liabilities.

Is net worth yearly? No, net worth is not yearly. Net worth isn’t inherently yearly but is often tracked on an annual basis to assess financial progress year over year.

What net worth is considered wealthy, rich and upper class?
In the U.S. salary average is around $59,000, and only 20% of Americans have a household income of $100,000 or more.

Is net worth the same as net income? No, net worth is not the same as net income. Net income is what you actually bring home after taxes and payroll deductions, like Social Security and 401(k) contributions.

Can one measure their net worth if they don’t have many assets or a high income? Yes. Knowing your net worth isn’t about the amount you have; it’s about understanding your financial position. It helps you track your progress, informs your financial decisions, and motivates you to improve your financial health, irrespective of where you start.


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