Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi Net Worth — Wealth Breakdown of the 'Jersey Shore' Star
Nicole Polizzi aka 'Snooki' created a career as a television personality, with appearances in 'Snooki & Jwoww' and 'Jersey Shore'. Let us get into her salary and net worth.
Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi is well-known for her appearances in different reality television shows, especially with the likes of MTV's 'Jersey Shore' and 'Snooki & Jwoww.' The latter was a subject of an enormous hit, which created an identity for the 32-year-old herself.
Born on November 23, 1987, Snooki has been around the entertainment industry for a decade now. She is the perfect example of an inspiring feminist and often keeps on running the headlines, be it with her new shows, legal troubles, or the tremendous weight loss after her pregnancy. Consequently, she not just paved her path to get accustomed to global fame but also amassed a colossal net worth. So, without wasting much time, let us get into the details.
Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi's Staggering Net Worth
When it comes to net worth, Snooki gets herself the tag of a 'multi-millionaire' with her bold and daring personality in front of the cameras. Specifically, she possesses a staggering net worth of $4 million as of 2020. Ever since she started her professional journey in 2009 with 'Is She Really Going Out with Him?' she's never had to look back. Surprisingly, it was the same here when she got a job into the main cast of 'Jersey Shore' that led her to global prominence.
Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi owns a staggering net worth of $4 million.
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Just two years into her professional field, she made a mark with a WWE Slammy Award win as the 'A-lister of the year' and was nomination for the Teen Choice Award. With the successful start, the diva made sure that she had enough potential to make it big in the industry. Later, she went on 'Snooki & Jwoww,' one of the spin-offs from 'Jersey Shore,' which continued to add further wealth to her bank balance.
Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi's Salary From TV Shows
Talking about her earnings, Snooki received a salary of $2,200 per episode in the first season of 'Jersey Shore' itself. However, as the show kept on attracting large masses of the audience with each passing season, the lead cast got herself in a position to negotiate big. Thus, by the end of the show in the sixth season in 2012, she used to earn six figures, i.e., a whopping $150,000 per episode. In addition to the base pay was a lot of added benefits from the MTV network, such as $400,000 signing bonus, $200,000 end-of-season bonus, and $150,000 for a reunion episode. What else would you like as a TV star?
Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi participated in the 13th season of 'Dancing With the Stars.'
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Following the success of Jersey Shore, she featured in several top television shows, including the likes of 'Supernatural,' 'Movie 43', and interestingly in three episodes of WWE Raw as well. Besides, she also participated in the 17th season of 'Dancing with the Stars' in 2013, making a guaranteed sum of $125,000 initially.
Likewise, as she made it to the seventh week of the reality show, before getting eliminated, she made an estimated earning upto $295,000 from the show itself. Even though she experienced significant changes in her personal life with a pregnancy, it didn't alter her pay rates, as she made a reported sum of $175,000 per episode of 'Snooki & JWoww.'
The net worth of the 32-year-old is subject to rising as she currently works on several hit projects, including 'Jersey Shore: Family Vacation,' which is about to complete its third season. Likewise, Polizzi features on 'How Far is Tattoo Far' as a host as well.
Snooki's Success As an Author and an Influencer
Unlike most of the celebrities, the 32-year-old Nicole Polizzi didn't limit herself to the television shows only. In fact, she followed her passion for writing as she published her first book, 'A Shore Thing,' about a search for love on the boardwalk in 2011. The diva tried hard enough to promote her debut book with appearances on popular shows like 'The View,' 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show,' and 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' However, all the efforts went into vain, as it wasn't a sales success with only 9,000 copies sold in the first month, which further gave poor reviews instead.
Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi gained prominence from MTV series, Jersey Shore.
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Snooki didn't give up on writing despite a disappointing start, as she published a second novel, 'Confessions of a Guidette' on October 25, 2011, which was relatively better than the first. She released yet another novel, 'Gorilla Beach,' on May 15, 2012, which was a sequel to her first book.
While the book success was there, Snooki already became a household name by 2011, which got her several offers to speak at places and influence people. As per the reports, she spoke at Rutgers University and talked about all the struggles she went through and gave the younger generation some live advice. In return, the university paid her $32,000.
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While the mother-of-three accomplished big in her professional life, she did face some legal troubles. Snooki filed a breach of contract charges for SRG Ventures, a licensing company that previously signed a contract with her to bring out Snooki-branded merch like watches, shoes, and school supplies. In return, the brand countersued with allegations on how Nicole undermined its efforts by directly negotiating with the manufacturers.
Nicole Polizzi's Customized House
Nicole Polizzi does complete justice to her net worth, as she lives a flashy lifestyle in her enormous house. The diva went big in 2015, as she purchased a house at 65 Summit Road, Florham Park, New Jersey with her husband, Jionni Lavalle. The reality television star paid a reported sum of $2.58 million for the lavish three-storied house.
Watch: Snooki takes a tour into her house at NJ.
The mansion-like house is built in a colonial theme, featuring a brick facade and a beige siding. It further comprises all the modern-day amenities, including a master suite, a delightful kitchen, and a craft room on top for all her artistic works. Moreover, the house has an ample garden and backyard within its compound, complemented with ample parking space.
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The 'Jersey Shore' star even did a house tour back in 2018 in her official YouTube channel, demonstrating their lavish mansion. Thus, Polizzi, who recently welcomed her third child, continues to live a lavish lifestyle, thanks to her resounding career and a supporting husband. We hope things stay the same forever!
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