Dale Earnhardt Jr. Net Worth

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Ralph Dale Earnhardt Jr. net worth is
$400 Million

Ralph Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wiki Biography

Ralph Dale Earnhardt Jr. was born on 10 October 1974, in Kannapolis, North Carolina USA, and is a race car driver, radio personality, actor, as well as a voice actor. Dale Earnhardt’s father was the well-known NASCAR driver, Dale Sr., who was a seven-time winner of the Winston Cup Series and was also named Winston Cup Series Most Popular Driver, as well as one of NASCAR’s 50 Greatest Drivers, a career which Dale Jr. followed from 2000 until retiring from full-time racing at the end of the 2017 season..

A famous race car driver, just how rich is Dale Earnhardt, as of late 2017? Authoritative sources estimate that Dale’s net worth is over $400 million, largely coming from his career as a professional race car driver. As an example of his income, in 2013, Dale Jr. earned a base salary of $10 million, to which he added a sum of $2.9 million from his winnings, as well as $13 million from various sponsorships.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Net Worth $400 Million

As Dale Jr, grew up in a family of professional race car drivers, it is not surprising that he took up the same path. Earnhardt began practising at the age of 17 with the help of his father, with whom he also partook in various sport events. Over the years, Earnhardt mastered his driving skills and was given an opportunity to drive in a Busch Series event. Following his father’s footsteps, Dale Jr. drove in the Busch Series in 1996 and ’97, eventually for his father’s team full-time in 1998, when he won the series, and again in the following year. In 1998, he made his first start in the Winston Cup Series at Motegi, Japan in exhibition race, then drove in five Winston Cup races in 1999, before competing full-time in the series in 2000,

He didn’t secure the title of the Rookie of the Year, but finished the year with two wins, including the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. Shortly afterwards he was faced with a tragic event in his life; in 2001, Dale Sr. was killed in a crash during the Daytona 500 event, suffering a skull fracture which resulted in instantaneous death. Dale Earnhardt Jr. came back to compete in  races the following week after his father’s death, and later that same year won the EA Sports 500 event, certainly building his net worth.

Subsequently throughout his lengthy racing career, Dale Jr. won the Daytona 500 race in 2004 and 2014, among 26 NASCAR race victories, the last in 2015, and was named the Sprint Cup Series Most Popular Driver eleven times from 2003. His best finish in the Sprint championship was third in 2003. Twice he was side-lined for several races, suffering from concussion, which no doubt had an effect on his overall career results, and perhaps hastened his semi-retirement.

In addition to being a popular NASCAR driver, Dale Earnhardt has made several on-screen appearances as an actor, and featured in such films as Michael Bay’s “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” with Shia LaBeouf and Josh Duhamel, and “Herbie: Fully Loaded” with Lindsay Lohan. Dale Earnhardt is also notable for voicing several characters in the “Scarface: The World Is Yours” video game, an animated film called “Cars” and an episode of “Handy Manny”.

In his personal life, Dale Jr, married longtime girlfriend Amy Reimann on New Year’s Eve 2016; they are based in Lexington, North Carolina. He is an avid supporter of the Washington Redskins American Football team, but his interest in racing cars carries through to his collection of several wrecked during races, although just one of his own.

Full NameDale Earnhardt Jr.
Net Worth$400 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 10, 1974
Place Of BirthKannapolis, North Carolina, United States
Height6' (1.83 m)
Weight165 lb (75 kg)
ProfessionRace car driver, radio personality, actor
EducationOak Ridge Military Academy, Mitchell Community College
SpouseAmy Reimann (m. 2016)
ParentsDale Earnhardt (NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt, Sr.), Brenda Lorraine Gee
SiblingsKelley Earnhardt-Miller, Kerry Earnhardt, Taylor Nicole Earnhardt (half-sister)
AwardsBill France Award of Excellence (2017), Texas Motorsports Hall Of Fame Inductee (2017), Monster Energy Cup Series Most Popular Driver (15 times, 2003-2017), Busch Series Most Popular Driver (1999), Busch Series Champion (1998, 1999), Daytona 500 Winner (2004, 2014), The Winston Winner (2000), Budwei...
NominationsHonorary Ambassador of Peace for the Harvey Ball Foundation
MoviesThe Cars That Made America (2017), Knight Rider with Dale Earnhardt Jr (2014), Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Herbie: Fully Loaded, Cars (2006, voice actor)
TV ShowsTalladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), Scarface: The World Is Yours (2006, video game), The Cleveland Show (2013), Handy Manny, Good Morning America, NBC NASCAR (2001-2017), NASCAR: The Ride of Their Lives (2008)
1#8 red Budweiser Chevrolet
1If I wasn't racing, I'd be working at my dad's Chevrolet dealership. It was only a couple of years ago that I was the fastest oil-change man in the place.
2I'm so happy to be a part of this team. We have a great unit, and that's what it takes. It takes a lot more than just a driver. The guys taught me a lot last season, and I'm sure I'll keep learning about racing for many years to come.
3I don't really think about carrying on the family racing name, I'm just so proud of my family and real proud to be involved with my father in racing. It's a good relationship. I'm proud of my father and grandfather and what they've done.
1He is preparing for the up and coming 2004 Nextel Cup season. Began testing in early January at Daytona. [January 2004]
2(February 15) Won his first Daytona 500 six years to the day his father won his first and only Daytona. [2004]
3Will attempt to pull off the Daytona Double and win the Daytona 500 and Pepsi 400 in the same year. The last drivers to accomplish the feat were Bobby Allison (1982), 'LeeRoy Yarbrough' (1969), Cale Yarborough (1968) and 'Fireball Roberts' (1962). [July 2004]
4Uncle of Jeffrey Earnhardt.
5Jr.'s first win for Hendricks Motor Sports in the 88 Amp Mt. Dew/National Guard car was in Michigan on June 15, 2008. This was his first win in 76 races. His car ran out of gas as he crossed the finish line and he had to be pushed to Victory Lane.
6Good friends with Chris Cooley, tight end for the Washington Redskins, and Gary Allan.
7Finished the 2001 Daytona 500 in second place, behind team mate Michael Waltrip; it was the same race where his father, Dale Earnhardt Sr., was killed in.
8Appointed Honorary Ambassador of Peace for the Harvey Ball Foundation along with Jackie Chan, Brooke Shields, A.V.T. Shankardass, Jerry Lewis, Prince Albert of Monaco, Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, Phil Collins, Jimmy Buffett, Darrell Waltrip, Heather Mills, Yoko Ono, Patch Adams, Sergei Khrushchev and Winnie Mandela.
9Is second in Talladega victories with 5, trailing only Dale Earnhardt Sr., who had 10 victories at the track.
10Beat out Jeff Gordon to win 2005 NASCAR's Sexiest Driver (an event by FOX that the fans voted on every week).
11He's named after his paternal grandfather and father, both NASCAR racers. His father, Dale Earnhardt, started DEI (Dale's place of employment) and his stepmother, Teresa Earnhardt, now owns it. His 2000-2004 crew included two uncles and a cousin (Danny Earnhardt, Tony Eury Sr. and Tony Eury Jr.).
12Burned in a Corvette race at Sonoma; started the next two race still in bandages, but was unable to complete either. John Andretti and Martin Truex Jr. were his substitute drivers.
13His mother's name is Brenda; his stepmother is Teresa Earnhardt.
14Grandson of dirt track racing legend Ralph Earnhardt.
15Younger half-brother of Nascar driver Kerry Earnhardt.
16Only driver in NASCAR NEXTEL Cup history to pull off a Bristol Sweep in one weekend (won both busch and cup race). [August 2004]
17Owner of the #8 Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet, piloted by Martin Truex Jr., in Busch Series competition.
18Has 12 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup victories. The most of any driver who has entered the NEXTEL Cup Series within the last four years.
19Joins the Allisons (Bobby Allison and Davey Allison) and the Pettys (Lee Petty and Richard Petty) as the third father and son combination to win the Daytona 500.
20On February 15, 2004 he won the Daytona 500. His father won that race six years prior on the same day.
21Has one older half-brother, Kerry Earnhardt (from dad's first marriage); one older sister, Kelley Earnhardt (second marriage); one younger half-sister, Taylor Nicole Earnhardt (third marriage).
22Entering July 2003, had won the following races in Winston Cup - 2000 Texas 500 and Richmond 400, 2001 Firecracker 400, Delaware 400, and EA Sports 500, 2002 Alabama and EA Sports 500s at Talladega, 2003 Alabama 500.
23Became first driver, since Bill Elliott at Michigan 1985-6, to win four straight races on one super-speedway, doing so at Talladega, October 2001 through April 2003.
24Son of legendary 7-time Winston Cup champion, Dale Earnhardt.
25Made People's 2002 50 Most Eligible Bachelors list.
26Has one older sister, Kelley Earnhardt; one younger half-sister, Taylor Nicole Earnhardt; one older half-brother, Kerry Earnhardt.
27He is going to be racing a #3 Monte Carlo in two Busch Cup races for the 2002 season.
282-Time NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Champion
29First Rookie to win "The Winston" All-Star Event
30Scored his first Daytona victory just 5 months after his father was killed there in the final lap of the 2001 Daytona 500.


Knight Rider with Dale Earnhardt Jr2014Video short
The Cleveland Show2013TV Series
Cubed2010TV SeriesDale Earnhardt Jr.
Scarface: The World Is Yours2006Video Game voice
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby2006Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Cars2006Junior (voice)


I Am Dale Earnhardt2015Documentary special thanks


Chelsea2016TV SeriesHimself
NASCAR on Fox2009-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Dude Perfect Show2016TV SeriesHimself
Wahlburgers2016TV SeriesHimself
Highly Questionable2016TV SeriesHimself
The Soup2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003-2015TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Today2015TV SeriesHimself - Racecar Driver
Dale Jr.'s Rules for Riding Shotgun2015TV ShortHimself
Masters of the Clock: The Legend of Martinsville2015TV Movie documentaryHimself
I Am Dale Earnhardt2015DocumentaryDale Earnhardt Jr
Rachael Ray2015TV SeriesHimself
A Perfect Storm: 1979 Daytona 5002015DocumentaryHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2004-2015TV SeriesHimself
Toyota/Save Mart 3502014TV MovieHimself
Extra2014TV SeriesHimself
Good Day L.A.2014TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2011-2014TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Driver / Himself - Telephone Interviewee
Fox and Friends2014TV SeriesHimself - 2014 Daytona Winner
Late Show with David Letterman2004-2014TV SeriesHimself - 2014 Daytona 500 Winner / Himself - Top Twelve List Presenter / Himself - Top Ten List Presenter / ...
Daytona 500: Bash at the Beach2014TV MovieHimself
Toyota/Save Mart 3502013TV MovieHimself
Deadliest Catch: The Bait2013TV SeriesHimself
Beyond 2002012TV Movie documentaryHimself
CBS This Morning2012TV SeriesHimself
2012 Toyota/Save Mart 3502012TV MovieHimself
2011 Toyota/Save Mart 3502011TV MovieHimself
The Legend of Hallowdega2010ShortHimself
Pepsi Max 4002010TV MovieHimself
2010 Toyota/Save Mart 3502010TV MovieHimself
The 43rd Annual Country Music Association Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Pepsi 5002009TV MovieHimself
Together: The Hendrick Motorsports Story2009TV Movie documentaryHimself
NASCAR: The Ride of Their Lives2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
CMT Hot 20 Countdown2008TV SeriesHimself
Pepsi 5002008TV MovieHimself
2008 NASCAR Pennsylvania 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 AMP Energy-National Guard Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Lenox Industrial Tools 3012008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 National Guard Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Lifelock 4002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 Amp Energ-National Guard Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Pocono 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 AMP Energy-National Guard Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Crown Royal Dan Lowry 4002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 National Guard Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Subway 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 National Guard Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Samsung 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 National Guard Chevrolet
2008 NASCAR Daytona 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #88 AMP Energy-National Guard Chevrolet
SportsCenter2004-2008TV SeriesHimself
Shifting Gears with Dale Earnhardt Jr.2008TV Series documentaryHimself
EA Sports Nascar 092008Video GameHimself (voice)
CMT Insider2007TV SeriesHimself
Nextel Cup UAW-Ford 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #8 Budweiser Chevrolet
Pardon the Interruption2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
Sharp Aquos 5002007TV MovieHimself
2007 Pennsylvania 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #8 Budweiser Chevrolet
NASCAR Nextel Cup Allstate 4002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #8 Budweiser Chevrolet
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2007TV SeriesHimself
The Early Show2006TV SeriesHimself
Sony HD 5002006TV MovieHimself
Rome Is Burning2006TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Show2006TV SeriesHimself
Payback2006TV Series
CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Men2006TV SpecialHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2001-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
2006 Aaron's 4992006TV MovieHimself
To Win Your Heart2005Video documentary shortHimself
Sony HD 5002005TV MovieHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2005TV Series documentaryDriver
Bass Pro Shops MBNA 5002004TV MovieHimself - Driver: #8 Budweiser Chevrolet
Pop Secret 5002004TV MovieHimself
52 Most Irresistible Women2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Maxim Hot 1002004TV Movie documentaryHimself (Interviewee)
NASCAR Drivers: 3602004TV Series documentaryHimself
Winston Cup Extreme Tribute2004TV SpecialHimself
Yes, Dear2004TV SeriesHimself
NASCAR: The IMAX Experience2004Documentary shortHimself
Playboy: Celebrity Photographers2003Video documentaryHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2003TV SeriesHimself
Fastlane2003TV SeriesHimself
Koolerz 3002003TV MovieHimself - Race Winner
Elvis Lives2003TV SpecialHimself
NASCAR Thunder 20032002Video GameHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1995-2001TV SeriesHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20012001TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Turn Ben Stein On2001TV SeriesHimself

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Extra2016TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2015TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Driver
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010TV SeriesHimself
CMT Insider2007TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2005TV Series documentaryHimself - NASCAR Driver (segment "NASCAR Family")

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