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 Bio, Age
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 of the 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
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 magazines 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 has appeared in include; Pet Star, The American Sportsman, The Apprentice, and Celebrity Family Feud.
Jenner’s reality show “I am Cait” premiered on E! in 2015 and centres 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 has 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. For her different money-producing ventures, she has amassed a net worth of $100 million.
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Surgery and Gay Marriage
With so much money in her wallet and her determined quest to bring out the woman inside of her soul, Jenner has had several expensive surgeries in the past years.
First, she had a successful facial procedure that involved complete shaving off of her jawbone, with her eyebrows lifted to perfection. The surgery cost around $70,000 and is said to have lasted for about 10 hours.
She also had a tracheal shave in 2014 and was photographed while leaving the clinic by paparazzi.
In a recent reveal, the former Olympian Caitlyn Jenner in her 2017 life story stated that she underwent a gender reassignment surgery roughly two years after announcing her decision to change her gender.
This kind of surgical operation can take up to $5,000 to $100,000 and many transgender persons living in the United States find it financially unfeasible to embark on. The average cost for such a procedure in the United States is $20,000.
At the time of the surgery, the ex-olympian stayed quiet about it and even hid it from the Kardashians because he thought it wasn’t their business.
Cait as she is fondly called, also feared that the Kardashians would have betrayed her by blurting out the information to the press had she told them about it ahead of time.
Moreover, she publicly stated that her major reason for undergoing the surgery was for total comfort and freedom from the stress that came with tucking away her penis.
Prior to her 2017 memoir, the star had refused to say anything on whether or not she went through a gender reassignment surgery. However, it didn’t stop her from making her views on the same-sex marriage known.
According to her, she has changed her former reservations on gay marriage after transitioning, due to her different encounters with gay friends. Now she firmly supports gay marriage and feels everyone should be allowed the chance to marry whoever they love.