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TV Presenter Karl Pilkington Earns Well From his Profession, Has a Satisfying Net Worth; His House and Overall Properties

Eden Tue Sep, 2018
TV Presenter Karl Pilkington Earns Well From his Profession, Has a Satisfying Net Worth; His House and Overall Properties

Karl Pilkington, known mostly for being an English TV presenter, author, actor, and comedian, is living a lavish life with his partner Suzanne Whiston from his annual salary and savings amounting to his tremendous net worth. 

Born on 23 September 1972 in Manchester, England, Karl Pilkington raised to fame after his production of the Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's FM programs on the XFM. Following his involvement in such shows, he found fame and with fame, he received a whopping salary. 

Here we are going to discuss about Karl Pilkington's net worth, salary, earnings, lifestyle, career, and much more. So, without further ado, let's jump right in! 

Karl Pilkington Net Worth: $5 million 

The British actor, Karl Pilkington is undoubtedly one of the millionaires of the entertainment industry. With his hard work and dedication, the actor has been able to bag a whopping net worth of around $5 million.

Also, see: How Much is Stephen Merchant's Net Worth? Detail About His Salary, Career, and Awards

Even now, some media outlets suggest that Karl has just $3 million in his bank account and has over $600K salary per year. However, due to a variety of such websites, it has been estimated that the actor has $5 million of net worth. 

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Do they suit me?

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However, in 2015, it was reported that the actor had just $3.5 million as his total net worth. So, in about three years of time, he earned and saved over $1.5 million to get to that level.


The way of life of the famed Karl Pilkington is as simple as it can get. What we have learned from our sources is that the comedian doesn't like to spend much on other things. There have been several rumors that Karl is a stingy person. The rumors were termed true by his own partner, Suzanne Whiston. 

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Once, in an interview, Karl Pilkington stated that he bought a Vax Mop just to avoid employing cleaners. The mop might have cost him somewhere at a price tag of around $130

The 46 years' old was also asked about his clothing and jewelry for which he stated that he has no interest in such materialistic things. Thinking about these things got on his nerves. 

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Likewise, when Karl Pilkington was finally asked if he liked the holidays and the destination, he went to for vacation, he simply replied that he didn't go anywhere during those times. According to him, he has a really nice house to spend time in. He also thought that flying around was the last thing he wanted during vacation. 

Marriage is just a Waste of Money

With a whopping net worth of $5 million and a gorgeous partner, Karl Pilkington has still not got into any kind of marital bond. Why?

Well, Karl thinks that marriage is just a waste of his money.

Marriage wouldn't be money well spent.

The actor has been in a long-term relationship with his girlfriend Suzanne Whiston but, he is still not planning to get married. As per Karl, it wouldn't make a difference if he got married or not. Pilkington is just of the thinking that having a big wedding just to think about the mortgage, later on, is not a good choice. 

Karl Pilkington Career 

As stated before, Karl Pilkington came to be known after he produced The Ricky Gervais Show on the XFM. It was not until he himself appeared on the show that his popularity rose. In 2006, he was seen in two BBC 6 Music shows where he co-presented the shows with host Russell Brand

Besides his show with Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington has also appeared on the shows such as Flipside TV, The Culture Show, An Idiot Abroad, and The Moaning of Life. His part in The Moaning of Life has been highly loved. His recent project includes a British comedy-drama titled Sick of It, which will start airing on September 27, 2018, on Sky One Channel

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Apart from that, Karl Pilkington is also famous as an author. He has a series of books amounting to a total of 7 books. His first book was titled, The World of Karl Pilkington. His other books, An Idiot Abroad: The Travel Diaries of Karl Pilkington and The Moaning of Life: The Worldly Wisdom of Karl Pilkington are also as famous.