Born as Vera Mindy Chokalingam in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Vera is popularly known as Mindy Kaling in the entertainment industry. The 38-year-old is an actress, comedian and a writer by profession. The Primetime Emmy Award nominee has an estimated net worth of around $18 million. Her Fox/Hulu sitcom The Mindy Project is her most notable source of income.
The multi-talented actress is unmarried and isn't interested in being in a relationship, but she is a proud single mother. She welcomed her first child Katherine on December 15, 2017. Till the date, she hasn't disclosed the biological father of her adorable daughter.
After the short detail on her personal life, let's move on to Mindy Kaling's net worth and her successful career.
Mindy Kaling Net worth And Salary
As already mentioned, Mindy is a multi-millionaire and the credit of her million dollar net worth goes to her outstanding career as an actress, producer, writer, and comedian.
Forbes even enlisted her as one of the Worlds Highest-Paid TV Actresses in 2015 and 2016. In 2015, she was in the 8th position with the net worth of $9 million and was on the 3rd position in the following year with the net worth $15 million.
She produced, wrote the sitcom The Mindy Project and also starred in the series. The show aired for 6 seasons and has a total of 117 episodes. Mindy made around $150 thousand per episode for the series.
Likewise, for the NBC television series The Office, she received similar payment while her co-stars John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer were paid around $100,000 per episode. In addition to acting, she also was credited as a writer and was paid for being an occasional director.
Besides sitcoms, she portrays promising roles in feature films as well. Her latest release A Winkle in Time has the box office collection of $39.3 million till the date. Along with Mindy, the fantasy film stars Oprah Winfrey has the net worth of $2.8 billion and Reese Witherspoon has the net worth $120 million.
The generous millionaire supports Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, DoSomething.org, Food Bank, Girls Inc, and Hilarity for Charity.
The beautiful actress endorses brands such as Adidas, Ample Hills Creamery, Andy & Evan, Anita Ko, and Armani. She is usually seen wearing jewelry of Suzanne Kalan Jewelry and Kate Spade New York and uses make products of NARS.
Talking about her properties, she owns two house in Hollywood Hills bought in 2007 and 2013. The earlier bought house cost her around $1 million while the latter one is worth $1.50 million.
Mindy rides on a Mini Cooper which price begins from $31,800. She once tweeted "my car sucks". Guess, she does not like her present car.
my car sucks