Star Power: Which U.S. State Has Produced the Most Celebrities?

Posted By Kaptain Kush April 30, 2024

Everybody knows that California is home to world-famous celebrities from across the globe. But did you know that California is the U.S. state producing the most talent, with 11.24% of top stars born there?

According to the online ticketing platform TicketSource, out of 113,000 stars analyzed in the search, 12,793 were born in California. A further study by the online social gaming platform Chumba shows that California produces the highest net-worth celebrities across various categories, including actors, directors, entrepreneurs, comedians, YouTube and TikTok influencers, reality TV personalities, and professional athletes (baseball, golf, and NFL).

Top 3 States:

Here are the top three states and some of the highest net-worth celebrities from each.

No. 1: California – 12,793 stars

ActorsSingersAthletesComedians
6,1772,6723,470474

Actors

Baseball

  • Adrian Gonzalez $100,000,000
  • Barry Bonds $100,000,000
  • Prince Fielder $100,000,000 California
  • Stephen Strasburg $100,000,000 California

Directors

  • George Lucas $7,620,000,000
  • James Burrows $600,000,000
  • Michael Bay $430,000,000
  • Ava DuVernay $60,000,000
  • Kathryn Bigelow $50,000,000
  • Patty Jenkins $25,000,000
  • Regina King $16,000,000
  • Greta Gerwig $12,000,000

Entrepreneurs: 

  • Debbi Fields $200,000,000

Golf: 

Models: 

NBA: 

  • Russell Westbrook $200,000,000

NFL: 

Politics:

  • Gov. J. B. Pritzker $3,400,000,000

TikTok Influencers: 

Reality TV: 

Singers: 

YouTube Influencers:

No. 2: New York – 11,731 stars

ActorsSingersAthletesComedians
4,6842,3814,129537

Actors

  • Tom Cruise $600,000,000
  • Robert De Niro $500,000,000
  • Mel Gibson $425,000,000
  • Sylvester Stallone $400,000,000
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus $250,000,000

Baseball

Comedians:

  • Jerry Seinfeld $950,000,000
  • Jay Leno $450,000,000
  • Larry David $400,000,000
  • Joan Rivers $150,000,000
  • Kristen Wiig $16,000,000

Directors: 

  • Chuck Lorre $600,000,000
  • James L. Brooks $500,000,000
  • Penny Marshall $45,000,000
  • Sofia Coppola $40,000,000
  • Nora Ephron $40,000,000

Entrepreneurs: 

Models: 

  • Rande Gerber $400,000,000
  • Paris Hilton $300,000,000
  • Amanda Hearst $100,000,000
  • Nicky Hilton $100,000,000
  • Tyson Beckford $8,000,000
  • Shaun Ross $2,000,000

NBA:

  • Michael Jordan $2,600,000,000
  • Vinnie Johnson $500,000,000

Politicians

  • President Donald Trump $2,000,000,000
  • Rep. Nita Lowey $30,000,000

TikTok Influencers: 

Reality TV: 

Singers

TV Presenters

  • Dick Clark $200,000,000
  • Larry King $150,000,000
  • Bill O’Reilly $85,000,000
  • Jon Stewart $80,000,000
  • Sean Hannity $80,000,000
  • Matt Lauer $60,000,000
  • Whoopi Goldberg $60,000,000

YouTube Influencers: 

No. 3: Texas – 8,299 stars

ActorsSingersAthletesComedians
1,3461,1255,79137

Comedians: 

  • Matt Stone $700,000,000
  • Carol Burnett $25,000,000

Entrepreneurs

Golf: 

  • Jordan Spieth $120,000,000
  • Lee Trevino $50,000,000

Ice Hockey: 

  • Brian Leetch $50,000,000

Model: 

  • Tyson Ballou $1,500,000

NBA: 

  • Grant Hill $250,000,000

TikTok Influencer:

Reality TV: 

  • Bobby Berk $10,000,000
  • Lea Black $65,000,000

Singers

  • George Strait $300,000,000
  • Beyoncé $500,000,000

YouTube Influencers




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