Robert McElhenney is a well known actor famed in the industry as Rob McElhenney, who is an actor, writer, producer, and director. From his varied career, McElhenney has accumulated a whopping net worth of $50 million.
McElhenney is a 2018 IGN Summer Movie Awards nominee for Best Comedic TV Performance for It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Let's find more about Robert McElhenney's net worth here:
How Did He Earn His worth?
McElhenney has an estimated net worth of $50 million amassed from his multiple careers as actor, producer, writer, and director.
He has appeared in over fifteen movies & television series. Apart from acting, McElhenney has produced sixteen movies, written nine and directed four movies and television series, so far.
Wife's Net Worth
Likewise, McElhenney's wife Kaitlin Olson has an estimated net worth of $18 million earned as an American actress, producer, and comedian.
As of now, she has appeared in more than thirty movies and television series and is best known for her roles in Leap Year, The Heat, and Vacation.
House worth $2.675 million
McElhenney has bought a house worth $2.1 million in Sherman Oaks, California.
The house stands 4,000-square-foot land and includes four bedrooms and four and a half bathrooms. The Sherman Oaks property features a living room, a dining room, a fireplace, a huge suite bedroom for guests, an office room, art-friendly white walls, and high featured ceilings.
Before buying their new house in Sherman Oaks, California, the couple owned a house worth $2.675 million in San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles. The house was in sale for $2.75 million but the pair have lowered the price of the property and is still out for grabs.
Earning as Producer and Writer
The 'Mean Jean' producer has produced almost sixteen movies, television series, and short videos but he is well-known for starring in It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005-2019). Likewise, he is equally known for the Record with Mick Rock (2015-2016), and How to Be a Gentleman (2011-2012).
Apart from his producing career, McElhenney earns his wealth as a writer, who has written nine TV movies and television series, all together.
Some of his best works are It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Boldly Going Nowhere, and Danny DeVito & the Contract.
Earning from It's Sunny in Philadelphia
As we all know, It's sunny in Philadelphia was a low-budget series which was about five egoistic and arrogant friends who are the owner of an Irish Pub in Philadelphia.
In the first season of the series, McElhenney earned an estimated wealth of $70,000 while the cast members were paid $450,000 at its starting phase. They never expected the series to boom up like it did.
Then in the second season after DeVito joined the cast, the show's budget was raised $800,000 per episode. Soon the low-budget series became a big-hit which was budgeted $1.5 million per episode.
McElhenney's earning will be increased in the upcoming future as he will be the actor, producer, and writer of a television series named Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet.