Wayne started his career as a professor of counselor education at St. John's University and high school Guidance Counsellor in Detroit. After working as a professor, he started publishing his works in journals and began his private therapy practice as well. His positive thinking and motivational speaking techniques became extremely popular. He has published several motivational books which earned him wide recognition.
Dyer's book, Your Erroneous Zones is one of the best-selling books which sold over 35 million copies. He also published more than 30 books and some of them are Manifest Your Destiney, Wisdom of the Ages, Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life and much more.
Wayne was awarded the prestigious Golden Gavel Award for Toastmasters International which is given to individuals distinguished in the field of communication and leadership. Moreover, he was also admitted to the International Speaker Hall of Fame.
Moving towards his personal life, Wayne Dyer married three times in his life. Firstly he has married to Judy and gave birth to a daughter, Tracy. He then married Susan Casselman. After getting divorced from his second wife, he married to Marceline and gave birth to five children named as Skye, Summer, Serena, Sanda, and Saje. Dyer spent 20 years of long times of her life with Marceline after.
Wayne Dyer died from a heart attack at the age of 75. He diagnosed with leukemia in 2009.
Wayne earns the handsome amount of money in his career. Being internationally renowned American philosopher, author, and speaker, he has several sources of income. It is estimated that his current net worth is around $20 million.