Nick Cannon Net Worth - Biography, Salary & Income

- July 09, 2018
Nick Cannon was originally born in the city of San Diego, California on October 8, 1980. Being a man of the highest grandeur ever since his childhood days, he appeared to be a star in his group. He was majorly raised in the gang-ridden parts of the Southeast San Diego. He was originally raised by his paternal grandparents; however, he spent some part of his childhood days in North Carolina with his father- a minister.
Nick Cannon Net Worth
Even though Cannon has achieved a lot in his life today but, he still remains to be a pretty grounded person for whom he credits his grandmother and father, who taught him about the rights and wrongs of life and secrets about how to be a real man. Being a minister’s son, growing up was a bit difficult for him. He wasn’t allowed access to TV or radio but, being a born entertainer; he found his own ways at a very early age.
Soon, he started performing at an early age of just 8, and by the age of 11 he performed comedy on his father's local cable access television show. It was during his teen days that he and his friend, Steve Groves, formed the rap group named- ‘Da G4 Dope Bomb Squad. Later he extended his professional life to Hollywood. 

Nick’s career overview

Nick Cannon was an amazing performer who did a number of things at the same time. He has been a comedian, writer, music producer, actor, rapper, singer, RJ, DJ, businessman and an amazing musician who plays different musical instruments. The best break of his life was to be the host of the famous show- “America’s Got Talent” where he was paid $70,000 per episode. He later moved to Hollywood acting on some of the major gigs like- The Laugh Factory, The Improv, and The Comedy Store. 
He also worked for the Nickelodeon’s show called “The Nick Cannon Show”. His first debut in the movie was with “Men in Black II” after which he worked for “Love Don’t Cost a Thing”, “Drumline” etc. One of his most successful shows aired on AXN was “Nick Cannon Presents Wild ‘N Out.”He was a happily wedded man with two kids but, with things not going around mutually, he got separated from his wife Mariah Carey in 2008, and once again joined “America’s Got Talent” in 2009. However, he left the show in 2017 believing it to be a hurdle in his creativity.
The sketch-comedy series named- “Incredible Crew” (2012), starring three teenagers; produced under the banner of Cartoon Network Studios, in association with Ncredible Entertainment’s show’s theme song was written and produced by Cannon. Cannon currently holds the position of the CEO of a teenage magazine- “Celebrity High” and also partners in “TigerBeat”. Above all, he is the acting chairman of Nickelodeon’s TeenNick Network.

Awards & Achievements

Cannon has been recognised as the first African-American who was awarded as the Breakthrough Actor of the Year at the Cannes Film Festival for his starring role in “Bobby” (2006). In the year 2001, he won a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award as the Favorite Television Actor for his incredible role in “All That.” In the year 2012, playing the character Calvin in “Up All Night,” Cannon won the Outstanding Supporting Actor award in a Comedy Series at the NAACP Image Awards.

Nick Cannon’s Net Worth

Nick Cannon’s net worth today holds to be around $50 million. However, his salary is $10 Million. Some of the highest grossing movies and albums of Nick Cannon includes the long list as mentioned below:-
Chi-raq: $2.7 million
Goal! 2: Living the Dream: $7,864,905
Day of the Dead: $301,771
Even Money: $111,974
Bobby: $20.7 million
Monster House: $140.2 million
Roll Bounce: $17,500,886
Underclassman: $5,655,459
Shall We Dance?: $170.1 million
Garfield: The Movie: $200.8 million
Love Don’t Cost a Thing: $21 million
Drumline: $57.6 million
Men in Black 2: $441.8 million
Cannon has been a real man who has worked very hard to achieve his dream despite of the hurdles in his path. He is an amazing man with a number of outstanding qualities as a celebrity.