John Richard Schneider is an actor and country singer from the United States who has been popular since the late ’70s. John Schneider net worth is reckoned to be between $200.000 and $2.000.000 from his entire career.
|John Richard Schneider
|Date of Birth
|April 8, 1960
|6′ 2″ (1.88 m)
|Between $200.000 and $2.000.000
|Salary / earning / income per year
|Actor & Country Singer
Keep reading this article for more insight into John Schneider net worth, income, or salary, and details surrounding his career journey.
All About John Schneider
Before we proceed to the discussion of John Schneider net worth, let’s take a glance at his brief biography.
- John Richard Schneider is famously known as John Schneider for his stage name.
- Schneider was born in 1960 and celebrates his annual birthday every April 8.
- John Richard Schneider is a male actor with a height of around 1.88 m.
- John Schneider gained popularity when he starred in the television show The Dukes of Hazzard as a character called Bo Duke.
Life of John Schneider
Schneider was originated from Mount Kisco, New York, and his parents are John “Jack” Schneider III and Shirley Conklin. He had two siblings and sadly one of them passed away at such a young age. Schneider already had interest and curiosity as an entertainer since eight years old. No further revelation surrounding the actor-country singer’s early life.
- Education. North Springs High School.
Regarding his personal life, Schneider had been married three times throughout his entire life. The first marriage was with Tawny Little from 1983 until 1986. The second one was with Elly Castle from 1993 until 2014, with whom he had three children. His current marriage is with Schneider’s professional manager named Alicia Allain, and they have been married since 2019.
John Schneider’s Career
John Schneider’s career has started at such a young age. He successfully passed the audition to play Bo Duke for The Dukes of Hazzard at eighteen years old. The show ended after the seventh season and Schneider had the opportunity to direct the end of the series. Schneider is considered to be one of the most prominent entertainers between the ’80s and ’90s.
John Schneider Acting Career
Schneider continued his career by involving in other projects, including Paradise, Grand Slam, Loving, Second Chances, Heaven Help Us, Diagnosis Murder, The Mummy, 90210, The Secret Life of the American, one hundred episodes of Smallville, and followed with long lists of other television show.
Aside from doing acting in television, Schneider had numbers of credit as an actor in movies as well, including Sydney White, The Rebound, The Curse, and many more. On top of that, according to the IMDb site, John Schneider had a total of 169 credits as an actor including some upcoming projects.
In 2014 Schneider make a comeback as Bo Duke for an advertising commercial for Autotrader.com, with Luke Duke who was played by Tom Wopat. Within the number of experiences he had, it is no surprise that his acting career became the main source of John Schneider net worth.
John Schneider Music Career
To add another list of John Schneider’s talent, he signed with a record label and made his first album in the ’80s titled Now or Never. Following that, he released other studio albums If You Believe, A Memory Like You, Too Good to Stop Now, Greatest Hits, Home for Christmas, and many more. Further, Schneider triumphantly manages to score hits like I’ve Been Around Enough to Know, Country Girls, Dreamin’, Them Good Ol’ Boys Are Bad, and others.
- John Schneider Theater Career. Schneider made appearances in several theater performances including 42nd Street, Chicago, Grand Hotel, etc.
- Filmmaking Career. Schneider builds and develops John Schneider Studios (JSS) to produce and write independent movies that he feels truly passionate about.
- Audio Book Career. The multitalented John Schneider became the part of Audio Bible series titled World Of Promise.
- Dancing With The Stars. Around four years ago John Schneider became a celebrity guest star to join the Dancing with the Stars competition for season 27 alongside Emma Slater.
John Schneider Awards
Besides discussing how much John Schneider net worth is, the one-time Grammy Award winner also garnered several accolades, including winning the Christian Film Festival-Menchville Baptist Church, Prague Independent Film Festival, Northeast Film Festival, European Cinematography Awards (ECA), and many more.
John Schneider Net Worth
After discussing his various work in the entertainment industry, we are now moving to the details surrounding John Schneider net worth or total income.
We have mentioned earlier that Schneider had a filmmaking company called JSS. Nevertheless, the information surrounding another business or investment which many contributes to John Schneider net worth or wealth is undisclosed.
Back in 2011, John Schneider was reported to sell his lavish property in Agoura Hills for more than $2 million. The property consists of six bedrooms and has exclusive facilities. Several years later in 2019, his property in Livingston was being auctioned and sold for $385.000, and it happens due to the legal issue he had. Apart from this, there is no more information on whether or not he has other property investment that generally contributes to John Schneider net worth.
The actor and singer have been known to drive his favorite car called General Lee for so many years. Sad to say, the car was ramshackle during Hurricane Ida last year. There are no further details of another vehicle or car ownership from John Schneider net worth.
How does John Schneider make money?
John Schneider’s net worth, wealth, salary, or income comes from his work in the entertainment industry since the late ’70s, including every contract, partnership, collaboration, and project he has been doing for the past few decades. The total of John Schneider net worth is calculated between $200.000 and $2.000.000. Even though he has been in the industry for many decades, John Schneider net worth is considered less than some of his entertainer peers due to financial and legal issues he had with his former wife, Elly Castle, a few years ago.
Latest Activities of John Schneider
John Schneider plausibly does not have any retirement plan and had upcoming projects for several films Tres Leches, They Whisper, Adeline, etc.
The independent musician-filmmaker as well as the great actor John Schneider is living with his current wife and focusing on another chapter of his career. You can find more of his updates through Schneider’s official social media account.