Ben Shapiro Net Worth

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Net Worth: $6 Million
Age: 34
Full name: Benjamin Aaron Shapiro
Born: January 15, 1984
Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation: Writer, Lawyer
Last Updated: 2018

 

A lot of questions about Ben Shapiro’s net worth and life have sprang up over the years even up till 2018.

This article was written to tackle all those questions. So let’s meet the man Ben Shapiro.

Ben Shapiro is an American conservative, who is a political analyst, an author and a lawyer by profession.

Ben Shapiro studied Law at the prestigious Harvard University. His conservative thoughts and teachings have attracted a huge followership.

The Author and conservative thought leader has published several controversial best sellers.

Ben started writing as a teenager and as he conceived ideas, he documented those thoughts even before he started publishing.

Ben Shapiro published his 1st book in 2004 and the book was titled Brainwashed: How Universities Indoctrinate America’s Youth.

He reportedly started to write his first book when he was 17. He spent 3 years to complete the book.

Still at 17, Ben Shapiro became a columnist, writing for popular dailies across United States. He was the youngest American columnist as at ‘01.

Apart from writing for popular dailies, Ben Shapiro established The Daily Wire, where he writes his sentiments for politics.

The Author also began The Ben Shapiro Show. The show was a podcast about politics. Ben Shapiro has since advanced to hosting a radio show.

Ben’s conservative political sentiments often lands him at loggerhead with liberal academia.

This in turn draws attention to the author making him popular, culminating in massive sales of his books.

Ben Shapiro speaking

Ben Shapiro’s net worth has increased geometrically in recent years and his career continues to blossom.

We shall take a look at Ben Shapiro’s net worth shortly but before then, let’s take a break tell you about his career Ben’s Career.

Ben Shapiro’s Family

Not much is known of Ben shapiro’s parents except the fact that his parents have Russia and Lithuania ancestry.

He was born into a family six, consisting of his parents and three sisters.

Ben Shapiro’s Personal Life

Benjamin Aaron Shapiro was born on January 15, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, United States. He is from a Jewish family.

While growing up in Los Angeles, Ben attended mid school at Walter Reed Middle School.

He reportedly skipped the 3rd and 9th grades in Middle School for unknown reasons.

After middle school, Ben proceeded to attend Yeshiva University High School of Los Angeles, graduating in 2000.

Ben Shapiro later enrolled in University of California, Los Angeles, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science in 2004.

3 years later, he went for an advance study in Havard Law School where he obtained cum laude.

After school, Ben worked at a law firm, Goodwin Procter, before going on to establish Benjamin Shapiro Legal Consulting, in LA California.

Ben Shapiro’s Wife

Ben Shapiro wife is Mor Toledano. Mor was born and raised in Israel. She also has a Moroccan ancestry.

Ben Shapiro wife is a medical doctor by profession and their religion is Orthodox Judaism.

Ben and his wife tied the nuptial knot on July 8, 2008. Mor was only 21 then.

They both professed their vows at Acre, Israel in a rather small gathering of family and friends.

Ben’s father took it upon himself to write a poem for the newly wed. The poem was read while family and friends feasted, moving all in attendants to tears of joy.

Ben Shapiro and Mor danced happily, smashing glasses and celebrated with family and friends until the fall of midnight.

Some years after, Mor was questioned why she married at an early age and she confessed saying, she was terrified by the thought of never finding a guy like Ben again.

The Couple is blessed with two children. The 1st is a girl, Leeya Eliana born in 2008. They had their second child in 2014.

Ben Shapiro’s Net Worth 2018

Ben Shapiro’s net worth is mind blowing when you compare to other authors of the same age bracket.

Shapiro’s net worth has increased immensely in recent years, but how does the American conservative makes his money?

How Ben Shapiro Makes Money

The American best seller makes money from a number of ways, including;

Books

Ben Shapiro has 9 best sellers to his name. His books have been interpreted into other languages and sold in European countries.

Proceeds from his book sales have increased Ben Shapiro net worth immensely.

Editor

Ben was a long serving member of Breitbart News. He was the editor in Chief of Breitbart News for 4 years.

He reportedly earned about $500,000 as annual salary from Breitbart News. This has greatly been a contributing source to Ben Shapiro net worth.

Legal Firm

Ben currently runs a legal consultancy, Benjamin Shapiro Legal Consulting. The author also makes a lot of money from his firm.

Talk Shows 

Ben Host radio shows and does podcast where he runs a conservative political commentary.

Campus Lectures 

As a thought leader who champions the conservative principle, Ben has been invited to give public lectures in some US Universities.

The Author has since given speech at California State University, DePaul University, and University of California.

For each lecture, the author is entitled to sizeable Honorarium which adds to Ben Shapiro net worth.

Ben Shapiro’s net worth is currently estimated to be in the region of $6 million in 2018.

Ben Shapiro’s Career

As An Author

Ben Shapiro started writing at his teenage age. He began writing as a columnist at 17. Ben was the youngest columnist in US as at then.

He published his first book in 2004 titled, Brainwashed. In the book he argued that the University system has been structured to limit the perspectives of students.

He argued the University was designed to be dominated by liberals such that even when a discussion is open for debate, the liberals would always have it.

Ben Shapiro published his 2nd and 3rd books titled Porn Generation and Project President in 2005 and 2008 respectively.

In 2011, He published his 4th book titled Primetime Propaganda: The True Hollywood Story of How the Left Took Over Your TV.

Subsequently, in his 4th book, the Ben accused the American Film industry of alleged ulterior motive which he called left-wing agenda.

In 2011, the publisher was honoured at the David Horowitz Freedom Center. He became a fellow at the centre.

The author published his 5th book in 2013, the book was titled Bullies: How the Left’s Culture of Fear and Intimidation Silences Americans.

Ben Shapiro’s other works include

The People vs. Barack Obama – published in 2014.

A Moral Universe Torn Apart – published in 2014.

What’s Fair and Other Short Stories – published in 2015.

True Allegiance – published in 2016

As A Columnist

In 2012, Ben worked at Breitbart News. The news portal is a conservative site. Ben Shapiro worked as an editor.

Four years later, he left Breitbart News unceremoniously citing the website’s indifference to Michelle Fields.

Michelle Fields reported an alleged by Corey Lewandowski. As an activist, Ben was not happy by Breitbart News stance on the alleged assault leading to his departure.

In 2013, Ben Shapiro established a site to serve as a voice to the Americans.

The site was titled TruthRevolt. He cofounded the site with David Horowitz Freedom Center. Truthrevolt has since stopped operation in 2018.

In 2015, Ben established his own media outlet The Daily Wire.  Apart from his publications on paper, Ben also runs talk show titled, The Ben Shapiro Show.

In 2016, Ben Shapiro began hosting The Morning Answer. It was reported that Ben Shapiro was pressurised by owner of the show to support Donald Trump during the 2016 election.

However, he maintained his stance and remained critical of Trump.

Ben Shapiro Radio Show

The author utilizes podcasts for his talk show until 2018, when Westwood One started to air The Ben Shapiro Show on radio.

Ben Shapiro’s Cars

Being a conservative and an activist, we don’t expect the author to use luxury automobiles.

Nonetheless, Ben has a penchant for nice automobiles

Ben Shapiro cars include a Range Rover and a Ford.

Ben Shapiro’s Contacts

The American conservative can be reached online via any of the following online platforms;

Ben Shapiro YouTube Channel

Ben Shapiro has a Youtube channel where he keeps his followers updated about his show.

The Youtube channel has over 258,000 subscribers and contains a lot of Ben Shapiro’s videos.

To subscribe to The Ben Shapiro Show, Click the link below

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnQC_G5Xsjhp9fEJKuIcrSw

Ben Shapiro Twitter Official Account

Follow the author on twitter;

Follow @benshapiro

Ben Shapiro Podcasts

Ben Shapiro has loads of podcasts for download. As at 2018, the author has over 12 million podcasts available for download.

Download Ben Shapiro Podcasts here;

https://www.iheart.com/podcast/404-The-Ben-Shapiro-Show-28178102/

Ben Shapiro Website

To learn more about the author and stay updated about his daily activities, visit his official website;

www.dailywire.com

 

Conclusion

The Ben Shapiro show continues to gain popularity outside the frontiers of the United States.

Increase in popularity of the shows leads to corresponding increase in Ben Shapiro net worth.

Also Ben’s books are beginning to become more popular outside the shores of US. This would also culminate in increase in Ben Shapiro net worth.

Ben Shapiro does not live an opulent lifestyle. This simply means the conservative author is expected to become wealthier with time.

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