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Gabourey Sidibe Net Worth - The Complete Breakdown

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Gabourey Sidibe Net Worth - The Complete Breakdown

Here is the complete information on the net worth of Gabourey Sidibe.

Gabourey Sidibe is renowned for her leading role in the Academy Award-winning film 'Precious.' She played the main character 'Claireece "Precious" Jones' for which she got the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Actress. The movie is about a 16-year-old girl who gets raped by her father resulting in two pregnancies, and she also tries to escape the constant physical, verbal, and sexual abuse from her mother.

Gabourey Sidibe played the character of 'Claireece "Precious" Jones' in the movie 'Precious.'

Gabourey Sidibe got nominated for the Oscars in the category of the Best Actress for her performance in 'Precious.'
Source: Deseret News

Gabourey Sidibe has worked in other movies too. Some of her notable films include 'Tower Heist,' 'White Bird in a Blizzard,' and 'Grimsby.' Sidibe is also involved in working in television series, and some of  the prominent series she acted in are 'American Horror Story,' 'Empire,' and 'The Big C.'

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Gabourey must have earned quite a good amount of money from her acting career to date. You may be wondering how much bank-balance she must hold at the moment. Here we present you the detailed information to ease you off your curiosity.

What is Gabourey Sidibe's Net Worth?

Gabourey Sidibe, from all of her movies and series, possesses an estimated net worth of $6 million. This money is the total amount Sidibe earned from her work over the years.

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In the sections listed below, we break down her earnings from her movies and TV series individually.

Earnings From 'Precious'

'Precious' is the most prominent film Gabourey has played in. The movie won two Academy Awards and a Golden Globe Award.

The Academy Award-winning movie got the IMDb rating of 7.3. Gabourey earned an amount of about $30,000 from the film.

Salary From 'Empire'

The 36-year-old actress started to star as the character of 'Becky Williams' in the American musical drama series 'Empire.' The story of series revolves around the founder's family members of a music company Empire Entertainment and the drama as they fight for the control of the company.

Gabourey starred in 83 episodes so far. Gabourey earns an average of $5,000 per episode from her part in 'Empire.' That equals a total of $415,000 for 83 episodes of the series.

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Income From 'The Big C'

The Precious actress played 'Andrea Jackson' for 'The Big C,' which ran from 2010 to 2013. The series received an impressive IMDb rating of 8.1. 

Laura Linney, the leading actor of the series, won a Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actress in 2013 and a Golden Globe Award in 2011. Gabourey made an estimated amount of $8000 per episode with a total of $240,000 from 30 episodes of the series. 

Wages from 'American Horror Story'

Gabourey Sidibe worked in some miniseries of the series 'American Horror Story.' She acted as 'Queenie' in 'American Horror Story: Coven' (2013-2014), as 'Regina Ross' in 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' (2014-2015) and again as 'Queenie' in 'American Horror Story: Hotel' (2015-2016) and 'American Horror Story: Apocalypse' (2018).

Here is the season 9 trailer of 'American Horror Story'.

Sidibe earned an average of $9000, with total $190,000 for 21 episodes of the whole series.

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So that is all you need to know about the net worth of Gabourey Sidibe. Her combined wealth from all of her performance in movies  and television sitcoms contributes to the total net worth.

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