Jim Cramer Net Worth

Jim Cramer Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

James J. Cramer net worth is
$100 Million

James J. Cramer Wiki Biography

James J. Cramer was born on 10 February 1955, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA into a Jewish family, and is a noted television personality, hedge fund manager and writer, particularly well-known to the public for appearing on the show called “Mad Money”, and as one of the owners of “, Inc”. His career began in 1980.

So how rich is Jim Cramer? It is estimated by sources that Jim’s net worth is $100 million. The main source of this sum of money is his activities as a television personality, based on his financial experience. In addition to this, Jim has written numerous books and they also make his net worth higher. Is Cramer continues his career, there is a high chance that his net worth will grow.

Jim Cramer Net Worth $100 Million

Jim Cramer was educated at Springfield Township High School and later continued his studies at Harvard College from where he graduated with a degree in government. During his studies, Jim worked on the students’ newspaper, called “The Harvard Crimson”. Soon after graduating Cramer continued his career as a journalist, by working on the newspaper called “Tallahassee Democrat”. This was the time when Jim Cramer’s net worth began growing steadily. Jim then worked for such magazines as “American Lawyer” and “Los Angeles Herald-Examiner”.

Jim then became interested in business, specifically in investment, and in 1987 he founded his own hedge fund, called “Cramer & Co”. In 2001 Jim decided to leave his own fund as it was not as successful as he expected it to be. In addition to his fund, Jim founded “, Inc” in 1996, which soon became one of the main sources of Cramer’s net worth.

Despite these activities, Jim is mainly known for his appearances on television. In 2005 he started working on the show entitled “Mad Money with Jim Cramer”. He has also appeared in such shows as “Kudlow & Cramer”, “America Now”, “Arrested Development”, “Cheap Seats”, “Live with Regis and Kelly” and others. All these appearances have had a huge impact on the growth of Jim Cramer’s net worth.

As mentioned, Jim has subsequently written several books. Some of them include, “Jim Cramer’s Getting Back to Even”, “Jim Cramer’s Mad money: Watch TV, Get Rich”, “You Got Screwed! Why Wall Street Tanked and How You Can Prosper”, “Confessions of a Street Addict” and others. These books gained popularity and of course contributed to Jim’s net worth. Hopefully, Jim will write even more books in the future and will continue his career as a television personality.

If to talk about Jim Cramer’s personal life, he was married to Karen Backfisch-Olufsen(1988-2009) with whom he has two children. In 2015 Jim married Lisa Cadette Detwiler. All in all, Jim Cramer has a lot of experience and is one of the most famous television personalities. It is clear that Jim is a very active person who is interested in various spheres and tries to achieve all of his goals. Hopefully, Jim will continue being successful and working on new projects.

Full NameJim Cramer
Net Worth$100 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 10, 1955
Place Of BirthWyndmoor, Pennsylvania, United States
Height5 ft 5 in (1.6764 m)
ProfessionTV Personality, Author
EducationSpringfield Township High School, Harvard College
SpouseLisa Cadette Detwiler (m. 2015), Karen Backfisch-Olufsen (m. 1988–2009)
ChildrenEmma Cramer, Cece Cramer
ParentsKen Kramer, Louise A. Cramer
SiblingsNan Cramer
NicknamesJames J. Cramer , James J. "Jim" Cramer , James J Cramer
TV Shows“Mad Money”, “Mad Money”, “Jim Cramer's Real Money” (2006),“60 Minutes” (2005), “America Now”, “Kudlow & Cramer” (2000), “The Martha Stewart Show”, “The Daily Show” (2009)
1Release of his book, "Jim Cramer's Stay Mad for Life: Get Rich, Stay Rich (Make Your Kids Even Richer)" by James Cramer and Cliff Mason. [2007]
2Release of his book, "Jim Cramer's Mad Money: Watch TV, Get Rich" by Jim and Cliff Mason. [2006]
3Release of his book, "Jim Cramer's Real Money: Sane Investing in an Insane World". [2005]
4Release of his book, "You Got Screwed!: Why Wall Street Tanked and How You Can Prosper. [2002]
5Release of the book, "Trading with the Enemy: Seduction and Betrayal on Jim Cramer's Wall Street" by Nicholas W. Maier. [2002]
6Release of his book, "Confessions of a Street Addict". [2002]
7Co-anchor of CNBC's Squawk on the Street (2005) [2011].
8Co-founder and shareholder of
9Former broker at Goldman Sachs.
10Son of Ken Kramer.
11At 11, sold ice cream at the baseball stadium to make money.


The Jim Gaffigan Show2015TV SeriesJim Cramer
Arrested Development2013TV SeriesJim Cramer
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps2010Newscaster
Iron Man2008Jim Cramer


NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt2011-2016TV SeriesHimself
Today2007-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - CNBC Co-Anchor / Himself - CNBC Host
Mad Money w/ Jim Cramer2005-2015TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself
The Colbert Report2005-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Squawk Box2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Host, Mad Money
Katie2014TV SeriesHimself
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us2013TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Host: CNBC's Mad Money
Deception2013TV SeriesHimself
The Men Who Built America2012TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Former Hedge Fund Manager
Squawk on the Street2007-2012TV SeriesHimself - Co-Anchor / Himself
Meet the Press2006-2012TV SeriesHimself - CNBC Host, 'Mad Money' / Himself
The Good Wife2012TV SeriesHimself
The Apprentice2008-2011TV SeriesHimself - Boardroom Advisor / Himself / Himself - Interviewer / ...
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest Expert
The Daily Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Hardball with Chris Matthews2008-2009TV SeriesHimself
Books Equal Gifts Commercial2008Short
The View2008TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2005-2008TV SeriesHimself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2008TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006-2008TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2005-2008TV SeriesHimself
Howard Stern on Demand2008TV SeriesHimself
Mad Money2008Himself
WWE Raw2007TV SeriesHimself
The Chris Matthews Show2007TV SeriesHimself
The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch2007TV SeriesHimself
NFL Films Presents2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker2006TV SeriesHimself
Amazon Fishbowl with Bill Maher2006TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2002-2006TV SeriesHimself
Arrested Development2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2005TV Series documentaryHimself - Host, Mad Money (segment "Mad Money Man")
Charlie Rose1995-2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Hype with John Stossel2000TV Movie documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

The Big Short2015Himself (uncredited)
The Apprentice2015TV SeriesHimself - Boardroom Advisor
Revenge of the Electric Car2011DocumentaryHimself - Mad Money, CNBC
Plunder: The Crime of Our Time2009DocumentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien2009TV SeriesHimself

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