Despite the fact that actor Jon Hamm was never actually employed by a high-powered executive on Madison Avenue, the actor’s net worth gives the impression that he was. According to Celebrity Net Worth, the actor from “Mad Men” has an impressive net worth of $40 million. How did the 49-year-old actor play on the hit 1960s period drama amass a fortune that was appropriate for his character? A rundown is provided here.
Jon Made Bank on ‘Mad Men’
Because of his performance as the iconic television character Don Draper on the AMC series, the Missouri native received a salary that was both competitive and consistently increasing over the course of his seven-season run on the show. At the height of the show’s popularity, Jon was making $275,000 per episode, which translated to more than $3.5 million for the entire season. The critically acclaimed television show was the stepping stone that allowed the Golden Globe winner to build the remainder of his acting career.
Arrivals at the Amazon Golden Globes After Party, held in Los Angeles, United States of America on January 5, 2020
Additionally, Jon Appeared in a Wide Variety of Other Productions.
Throughout his career, the heartthrob has also made cameo appearances in a number of other well-known movies and television shows. On the big screen, Jon has roles in successful movies like “Bridemaids,” “The Town,” and “Baby Driver.” His projects for the small screen included A Young Doctor’s Notebook, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and Black Mirror, and he hosted Saturday Night Live three times.
In addition, Jon’s work as a voice actor in animation was very successful. Both Shrek Forever After and Minions featured him in supporting roles. The 2015 film that was a hit with children generated more than a billion dollars at the box office. With further success like that, the actor’s net worth is sure to continue to rise.
Jon Has Endorsement Deals
Since 2010, the formerly employed high school acting instructor has provided their talents as a voice actor for ads for Mercedes Benz. In addition, he has done endorsement work of a like nature for H&R Block and American Airlines. Even if big studio acting jobs do pay a lot of money, steady salaries may be made through long-term ties with large organisations that are used for promotion. These relationships typically continue for a number of years at a time.
In addition, the actor is the proud owner of a Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG, which is rumoured to have been a gift from the German automaker. According to Car and Driver, the suggested retail price is $154,000. No matter how many Mercedes-Benz automobiles Jon owns or how few, the value of his collection rises regardless of whether or not he paid for them himself.
Jon is a Property Owner.
The recipient of an Emmy and Jennifer Westfeldt, who was previously Jennifer’s girlfriend, purchased a condominium on the Upper West Side for $2.45 million in 2013. After making significant improvements to the apartment, the exes listed it for rent in 2015 after they had ended their relationship. In 2017, the rent for the property was set at $15,000 per month.
In 2017, Jon also purchased a property in Los Feliz that has four bedrooms for a total price of $3.375 million.