Mark Salling Net Worth

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Mark Wayne Salling Wiki Biography

Mark Wayne Salling was born on the 17th August 1982, in Dallas, Texas, USA, and was an actor as well as a musician, songwriter and composer, who was probably best known for portraying Noah ‘Puck’ Puckerman in the TV series “Glee”. Mark passed away in early 2018.

Have you ever wondered how much wealth this American artist accumulated for life? How rich was Mark Salling before he died? According to sources, it is estimated that the total of Mark Salling’s net worth, as of early 2018, would revolve around the sum of $100,000, acquired through his acting career that was active between 1996 and 2015.

Mark Salling Net Worth $100,000

Mark was the younger child of school secretary, Condy Sue, and John Robert Salling Jr. who was an accountant; apart from American, he is also of German and English descent, and was raised in a Christian manner. Mark went to Providence Christian School and Our Redeemer Lutheran before enrolling to Lake Highlands High School, from which he matriculated in 2001. Although attending Culver Military Academy, Mark never graduated, however, he later enrolled at the the Los Angeles Music Academy College of Music where he studied guitar.

Mark’s acting career began in 1996 when he appeared in the horror video “Children of the Corn: The Gathering”. In 1999 he made his small screen debut in an episode of the eighth season of the “Walker, Texas Ranger” TV series, featuring Chuck Norris in the title role. These involvements provided the modest basis for Mark Salling’s net worth.

After a several year-long break, Mark returned to acting in 2006. and appeared in critically panned horror video “The Graveyard”. The real breakthrough in his acting career occurred in 2009 when he was cast for the recurring role of Noah ‘Puck’ Puckerman in FOX TV’s musical comedy drama series “Glee”, which follows the adventures of the fictional William McKinley High School’s show choir – the Glee club, appearing in a total of 96 episodes through the show’s six seasons between 2009 and 2015. For his entire performance, he was rewarded with a 2010 Screen Actors Guild Award, and with three consecutive nominations between 2011 and 2013. Concurrently, Mark also appeared in the leading role of the “Rocky Road” TV movie, starring as Harrison Burke. It is certain that the whole “Glee” venture provided the major part of Mark Salling’s net worth, which at one point of his career, peaked at over $3 million.

Additionally, speaking about his music career, in 2008 under the alias Jericho, Mark released his debut studio album, entitled “Smoke Signals”, featuring 11 songs all composed by Mark himself over the course of eight years. Two years later his second release followed, the album named “Pipe Dreams” which peaked at No. 5 of the US Top Heatseekers chart. Several songs from the “Glee” soundtrack were also composed and performed by Mark, including “Good Vibrations”, “Sweet Caroline” and “Only the Good Due Young” among a few others. Doubtlessly, all these achievements made an impact on Mark Salling’s net worth.

When it comes to the personal life of Mark Salling, between 2007 and 2010 he was in a relationship with  fellow colleague Naya Rivera, while between 2010 and 2011 he dated model and Playboy bunny, DJ Roxanne Dawn (Roxanne Gorzela) – in 2013 she accused him of sexual battery, and in 2015 Mark was obligated to pay her around $2.7 million to settle the charges. This was not the end of Salling’s legal issues – later that year he was imprisoned for the possession of child pornography, to which he pleaded guilty, and was released on a $20,000, but committed suicide at the age of 35, by hanging himself on the 30th January 2018, close to his home in Los Angeles, California.

Full NameMark Salling
Net Worth$100,000
Date Of BirthAugust 17, 1982
DiedJanuary 30, 2018
Place Of BirthDallas, Texas, USA
Height1.83 m
Weight73 kg
ProfessionComposer, Music Producer, Actor, Singer-songwriter
EducationProvidence Christian School,Our Redeemer Lutheran, Lake Highlands High School, Culver Military Academy, Los Angeles Music Academy College of Music
ParentsCondy Sue Salling, John Salling
AwardsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Record LabelsPipe Dreams Records
AlbumsPipe Dreams (2010)
NominationsTeen Choice Award for Choice TV: Male Scene Stealer, Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Breakout Star Male, Teen Choice Award for Choice Most Fanatic Fans
MoviesGlee: The 3D Concert Movie, Glee Encore, The Graveyard, Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering
TV ShowsGlee
1You don't really have time to watch TV if you work on TV.
2I've been playing piano since I was 5, and started writing when I was 6 or 7. It was never a revelation I had, it was just what I did. Playing music was always a part of my life, I don't know anything else.
3[on his hairstyle for Glee] I had knee surgery about four months before the audition, and I cut my hair in a mohawk. I don't know why, but I did. So I decided to do it again for this audition because of this part; maybe it would make me stand out from the rest of the guys. Lo and behold, it worked out. And now I'm stuck with it.
4[on his most memorable moment filming Glee] I can think of two moments. One moment would be shooting a scene with Kristen Chenowith where she is singing. I was sitting right in front of her and she was just belting it out. She can let loose like no other! She's singing a song and it was pretty much directly to me. I was sitting right in front of her and she was singing it to the group of people I was in. It was one of those moments where I thought, "Wow! How did I end up here?" She is so beautiful and talented.
1On December 29, 2015 Salling was arrested in connection with possession of child pornography. He was booked in downtown Los Angeles. Police obtained a warrant to search his house in Sunland, California where officers found hundreds of images on his computer. This was not his first brush with the law. He paid an ex-girlfriend $2.7 million for knocking her to the ground after she confronted him with a charge of sexual battery.
2Originally lied about his age in his Glee (2009) audition -- he said he was 19, but he was really 26. Ryan Murphy finally called him out on this fib, but to Salling's relief his older age was preferred for the role.
3Distant cousin of actress Tiffani Thiessen.
4He has English and German, and smaller amounts of Scottish, Dutch, and Irish, ancestry.
5He has played piano since age 5, and he can also play drums, guitar, and bass.
6Good friends of Dianna Agron, Lea Michele, Cory Monteith and Chord Overstreet.
7Good friends with Rob Kardashian (Kim Kardashian's brother). They usually hang out together or play golf.
8Top 40/70 in Sexiest & Hottest Men in 2011.
9Has a dog named Noah Saw Salling and Lea Michele helped him pick out that name.
10He has a dog named Hank.
11Dianna Agron's nickname for him is 'Ookie'.
12It took him 8 years to write the songs for his album Pipe Dreams.
13Can play the guitar, piano, bass, and drums.
14He has an active love of birds and wildlife and volunteers with the James Hunter Wildlife Rescue charity.


Rocky Road2014TV MovieHarrison Burke
Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode2009TV MovieNoah 'Puck' Puckerman
The Graveyard2006VideoEric
Walker, Texas Ranger1999TV SeriesBilly
Children of the Corn: The Gathering1996VideoJames Rhodes


Glee2009-2015TV Series performer - 51 episodes
Rocky Road2014TV Movie performer: "Back at the Starting Line" / writer: "Back at the Starting Line"
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie2011Documentary performer: "Don't Stop Believin", "Empire State of Mind", "Fat Bottomed Girls", "Friday" uncredited
The X Factor2010TV Series performer - 1 episode


19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Nominee (uncredited)
Pop Wrapped TV2010-2011TV Series documentaryNoah Puckerman / Himself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2011TV SeriesHimself
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie2011DocumentaryPuck
7 Years Underground: A 60's Tale2011DocumentaryHimself
The Glee Project2011TV SeriesHimself
Glee: Cast & Creators Live at the Paley Center2011VideoHimself
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
The X Factor2010TV SeriesPuck / Himself - Special Guest
Teen Choice Awards 20102010TV SpecialHimself - Co-Host
10 on Top2010TV SeriesHimself
The 8th Annual TV Land Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
The Oprah Winfrey Show2010TV SeriesHimself
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards2010TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
Entertainment Tonight2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
The 36th Annual People's Choice Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
The Tyra Banks Show2009TV SeriesHimself
The Wendy Williams Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Australian Idol2009TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Glee Casting Session2009TV Movie documentaryNoah 'Puck' Puckerman

Archive Footage

Glee2014-2015TV SeriesNoah 'Puck' Puckerman
Glee Encore2011VideoPuck
The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards2010TV SpecialHimself

Won Awards

2010ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)

Nominated Awards

2013ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)
2011ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesGlee (2009)
2011Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice TV: Male Scene StealerGlee (2009)
2010Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble of the YearGlee (2009)
2010Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice TV: Male Breakout StarGlee (2009)
2010Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsMost Fanatic FansGlee (2009)

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