Jennifer Lopez Net Worth 2022: Check Out How Wealthy Ben Affleck’s Girlfriend Is

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Sorry, Ben Affleck, but it looks like Jennifer Lopez is far richer than the actor. From a backup dancer, who would have thought that J.Lo would become an entertainment juggernaut with a massive net worth?

Jennifer Lopez is not only a singer and actress. She’s doing a lot of things in between, like producing, designing, handling a couple of businesses and more. So, how much is she worth today?

The Start of Jennifer Lopez

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Jennifer Lopez has a fortune of $400 million. She’s not only richer than Ben Affleck, but she’s also wealthier than her ex-boyfriend Alex Rodriguez, who has a net worth of $350 million.

In her 25 years of a successful career, how does the 52-year-old actress begin?

She started doing regional productions until she became a choreographer and a dancer for a Japanese show. Thanks to her hard work and luck, she became a backup dancer for New Kids on the Block and Janet Jackson and a Fly Girl on In Living Color.

From here, she pursued acting and became known through her breakthrough role as Selena in the movie with the same title in 1997. With a $1 million salary at the time, she was the highest-paid Latina actress in history.

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This launched her career to a new height and she was seen as part of the classics like Anaconda, The Wedding Planner, The Cell and more. Her 2002 movie Maid in Manhattan was her highest-grossing movie with $154.9 million earnings out of a $55 million budget.

Though her movie with Ben Affleck, Gigli, was a flop, she bounced back with Shall we Dance and Monster in Law. She took a break in 2011. She returned after a year with What to Expect When You’re Expecting and a lot more.

She also ventured into television from movies, doing Shades of Blue from 2016 to 2018. She was also a judge in American Idol, starting in Season 10 with a salary of $12 million.

When she returned for Season 11, her salary was $15 million. For Seasons 13, 14 and 15, she earned $17.5 million each.

The Success of Jennifer Lopez’s Music Career, Business

Of course, Jennifer Lopez is also known for her incredible music and she has an impressive discography and it pays well.

Her tour with her then-husband Marc Anthony to promote her Spanish-language album Como Ama Una Mujer in 2007 earned $13.8 million. She also earned $37 million in 2014 alone, per Parade.

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At the time, she released the song “We Are One (Ole Ola) for the World Cup in collaboration with Pitbull and Claudia Leitte. Her world tour in 2019 to celebrate her 50th birthday, called It’ My Party Tour, made $54.7 million.

If those are not yet enough, her Las Vegas residency, All I Have, grossed more than $100 million in ticket sales from 2016 to 2018.

In addition, Jennifer Lopez is also a successful businesswoman and the iconic Glow by J.Lo’s signature scent was an instant hit. It even became the biggest celebrity fragrance with more than $2 billion in sales.

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