Caitlyn Jenner previously known as Bruce Jenner has an estimated net worth of $100 million. Jenner, a former Olympic athlete is a TV personality and business person.
Lately, she has been in the eye of the media and public for her strong role and support of the heterosexual and transgender society. Being a transgender herself, Cait has taken it upon herself to be at the forefront of fighting for the rights of transgenders. In her opinion, she believes that the minority group has always been overlooked and it’s high time that the world took note of the group and accorded them same privileges just like other people.
Caitlyn Jenner Net Worth: Brief History
Caitlyn Jenner was born William Bruce Jenner on the 28th of October 1949 in Mount Kisco, Tarrytown, New York. Jenner has 6 children from 3 previous marriages. Each women gave Jenner two children. His children include Casey, Brandon, Burt, Kendall, Kylie and Brody.
Jenner was last married to TV personality Kris Jenner until their divorce in 2015. Jenner is also the step-father to famous reality TV stars Khloe, Rob, Kim, and Kourtney. Jenner had a part to play in raising the Kardashian sisters as seen in the Keeping Up With The Kardashian TV Show. The E! show is among the most popular and highest earning show in the US.
Jenner represented the US in the Olympics as a decathlon athlete. He won Gold in 1975 Mexico City and 1976 Montreal Olympic games.
Caitlyn Jenner Net Worth: Show Business Career
As common at the time, Jenner capitalized on her Olympic fame to launch a career in the show business. Jenner appeared on the cover of top magazine and even served as a spokesperson for brands like Minolta, Buster Brown shoes, Tropicana and Wheaties for which she served as their its, appearing on its packaging.
Jenner then began to appear in movies especially in made-for-tv-movies. Some of them include Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story (1980), Grambling’s White Tiger (1981), CHiPs, Silver Spoons, and Learn to Read.
Some of the reality shows and game shows Jenner have appeared in include; Pet Star, The American Sportsman, The Apprentice, and Celebrity Family Feud.
Jenner’s relity show “I am Cait” premiered on E! in 2015 and centers around her gender transition from male to female and how it affects her family and friends. Though her decision to transition has raised numerous criticism, it has also increased her popularity which has a positive effect on her overall net worth. After coming out in an interview with Variety, Jenner took to Twitter to reveal her new self, the tweet became the 10th most re-tweeted tweet of 2015. She also set a Guinness World Record for receiving over 1 million followers in 4 hours, 3 minutes, a record previously held by US President Barack Obama.
Her increasing popularity have also brought lucrative endorsement deals her way. In 2016, she was chosen to be the face of H&M Sport. She collaborated with MAC cosmetics on a lipstick, called “Finally Free”.
Jenner owns Bruce Jenner Aviation, a company that sells aircraft supplies to executives and corporations.
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