Mariah Carey's Career & Net Worth In 2018: All About Her Musical Journey

    Updated On 13 Apr, 2018 Published On

    Mariah Carey is an American sensation and has an estimated net worth of $535 million. The singer cum songwriter is among the top singers in the United States with 6.6. Million followers on Instagram and 21 million followers on Twitter. 

    The 49-year-old has been active in the music industry since 1988 and has won numerous prestigious awards including 5 Grammy Awards, 21 AMAs, and many others. 

    Here, we are going to share some information about the singer's net worth, earnings, and assets. Continue reading to find out more. 

    Mariah Carey's net worth and earnings.

    Back in 2015, Mariah Carey's net worth was estimated to be a whopping $520 million, and according to The Richest, her estimated net worth in 2013 was $535 million. Likewise, the site also shares that she made a massive earning of $29 million in the year. 



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    Even though details about her net worth throughout the years are available, her net worth as of 2018 has not been disclosed yet. 

    Also recognized as the ex-wife of American singer and rapper Nick Cannon, Carey's pay cheque are in millions. Her earnings throughout the years are massive, and back in 2012, she received $18 million for serving as a judge on American Idol and let's not forget about all the perks she gets for being a VIP judge. 

    Watch Mariah Carey in American Idol.

    In the following year, she was listed as the 10th highest-paid women in music by Forbes with the earnings of $29 million in 2012 that also includes her $18 million American Idol salary. Likewise, in 2007, Forbes also named her the 5th richest woman in entertainment with an estimated net worth of $270 million. 

    Here we have listed some of her earnings from record sales too. 

    2010Merry Christmas II You$523,000
    1993Music Box$32,000,000
    1990Mariah Carey$15,000,000

    Watch the music video for Mariah's song All I Want For Christmas Is You

    Her major source of income is her career as a singer and songwriter but being a diva, she earns as much money through endorsement deals and sponsorships. 

    Mariah Carey's endorsement deals.

    As Mariah is one of the biggest names in the music industry, it is not a big deal for her to get endorsement deals from high-end companies and brands. In the past, she has endorsed big names like Pepsi, Intel Centrino computers, Motorola, and others. 

    Watch Mariah in the commercial for Pepsi.

    In 2006, she worked with Pepsi and Motorola to launch Cool Tones, and she has also appeared in a few advertisements for Pepsi.