Net Worth: $300 millionRobert Downey Jr. is an American actor and singer. He is known for his incredible career as an actor. He has starred worldwide in movies including Iron Man, Sherlock Holmes, and The Avengers
Robert Downey, Jr Net Worth, Salary and Career Earnings: Robert Downey, Jr is a New York-born actor and producer who has a net worth of $300 million. Robert Downey, Jr is an actor, singer, and producer, who appeared in his first film at the age of five. He was born on April 4, 1965 in Manhattan, New York City. His father is writer, actor and director, Robert Downey, Sr. Robert Downey, Jr. is probably most widely recognized today for his roles in such films as “Less Than Zero”, “Chaplin”, “Soapdish”, the “Iron Man”/Marvel franchise, and “Tropic Thunder”. Robert’s largest career payday has come thanks to his association with The Avengers franchise where he plays Tony “Iron Man” Stark. In a contract clause that ended up making him almost as rich as his onscreen alter-ego, Downey can make a staggering $50 million cut off The Avengers’ enormous box office receipts. And the Marvel Studios pictures aren’t the only big screen blockbusters pinned on Downey Jr.’s unique onscreen charisma – the Sherlock Holmes films have also hung on his unique box office draw. And RDJ is showing no signs of slowing down in his new career as a big Hollywood blockbuster attraction. Iron Man 3 was written and directed by Shane Black, the author behind Downey’s late-career cult favorite Kiss Kiss Bang Bang. Between June 2016 and June 2017, Robert earned approximately $50 million, making him one of the highest paid actors in the world. Between June 2017 and June 2018, he earned $80 million. Between June 2018 and June 2019, he earned $65 million.
Robert Downey, Jr Biggest Paydays: RDJ earned “just” $500,000 off the first Iron Man movie. Outside of Marvel some of his biggest paydays include the $12 million for the 2010 movie “Due Date” and $15 million for 2011’s “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows”. Depending on various box office milestones, Robert will earn at least $40 million and as much as $75 million off “Avengers: Endgame”. He also has a lucrative endorsement deal with Chinese phone company OnePlus.
Robert Downey, Jr’s Total Earnings From Marvel:
- Iron Man 1: $500,000
- Iron Man 2: $10 million
- Iron Man 3: $75 million
- The Avengers: $10 million base + $40 million backend bonus = $50 million
- Avengers: Age of Ultron: $40 million
- Captain America: Civil War: $40 million
- Spider-Man Homecoming: $15 million
- Avengers: Infinity War: $40 million
- Avengers: End Game: TBD! But at least $40 million, potentially as much as $75 million.
Total: $310-330 million (depending on milestones)
Robert Downey, Jr Worth from Real Estate: Robert owns a number of homes in the Los Angeles area. He has owned a $4 million home in Santa Monica since 2012. In 2009 he spent $13.44 million to buy a seven-acre estate in Malibu that features equestrian facilities. He owns a different house in Malibu that he bought in 2017 for $4 million. He owns several residential and commercial properties in Venice, California, a $2.5 million home in the Pacific Palisades and a beachfront home in Manhattan beach. In total, Robert’s property portfolio is likely worth $40-50 million alone.