Jess Tyler Ferguson, an American-born actor, gained wide fame and fortune with the portrayal of Mitchell Pritchett in the ABC sitcom Modern Family. Professional for over 2 decades, Ferguson's acting career from theatre to TV made him a millionaire.
As of August 2022, the 4 times Screen Actors Guild Awards winner owns a net worth of around $25 million. He is one of the highest-paid TV actors.
Having appeared in TV series like The Class (2006-2007) and Web Therapy (2013-2014), Jesse also earned role as a voice-over artist of Shangri Llama in Ice Age: Collision Course (2016).
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Jesse Tyler Ferguson has an estimated net worth of $25 million as of August 2022. The main source of his income is acting career, while the majority of the credit goes to the ABC sitcom Modern Family.
Since 2009, Ferguson works in the Modern Family alongside the casts like Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, and Julie Bowen.
After attending The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Ferguson began to work in Off-Broadway and Broadway theatres. Later, he initiated his TV journey where he initially starred in a guest role in Absolutely Fabulous (2002) and then in short-lived series The Class (2006-2007).
Jesse Tyler Ferguson's career breakthrough came up after he joined the TV sitcom Modern Family in 2009 as a lead character Mitchell Pritchett.
American actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson owns the net worth of $20 million
Surely, one of the longest-running ABC series, the Modern Family not only earned Jesse wide fame but also a good sum.
For a fact, he earn $190,000 per episode from 2014 to 2018; later it bumped up to $500,000 per episode in the Season 10.
Well, the Season 10 (September 26, 2018- May 8, 2019) had 22 episodes, which turns out to be $11 million per season for Jesse.
Apart from this, the American actor appeared in the TV dance show So You Think You Can Dance (2011-2013) as a guest judge alongside Maddie Ziegler, Paula Abdul, and Mia Michaels.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson voiced Shangri Llama in Ice Age: Collision Course (2016) where other artists like Josh Peck, Ray Romano, and Denis Leary also worked.
The movie made a gross collection of $408.6 million upon the budget of $105 million.
As reported, the Modern Family is set for its 11th and final season, which will premiere on September 25, 2019. That will be a sure aid to Ferguson's fortune.
Interesting Fact: The ABC sitcom also earned him 5 consecutive Primetime Emmy Award nominations.
Currently, Jesse Tyler Ferguson lives in his house in Los Angeles, California. Jesse along with his partner purchased the Los Feliz mansion in November 2013 for $4.55 million from Mark Brazill, an American TV writer/producer.
Well, the American actor's Spanish Colonial Revival residence spread on 4,926 sq. ft features 4 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson's Los Feliz mansion
Formerly, Jesse's mansion was owned by rock star pair Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale from 1998 to 2007, who sold it for $4.795 million to Mark Brazill which exchanged hands to Ferguson eventually.
As reported, the millionaire actor owns an Audi Q1, though is yet to open up about his car collection.
Jesse Tyler Ferguson lives a lavish lifestyle, chopping off huge bills with his expenses on travels, costly clothes and daily life luxury.
No matter one is a celebrity, businessman or an ordinary US citizen, all are liable to tax payments. Since Jesse lives in Los Angles, CA, he has to follow the state's tax policy, which calls 0.793% of the house's assessed value as property tax.
In addition to that, the actor has to pay $1,360 per year for house insurance premium.
Ferguson's income of $10 million sheds off $5.13 million as income tax, inclusive of 36.3% Federal tax, 2.41% FICA and 12.79% State tax.
For now, the details on Jesse Tyler Ferguson's endorsement is not out, but he possibly can earn massive money through sponsorship deals. In fact, he promotes his online cooking lesson Julie & Jesse Cook via Instagram.
He is an avid user of Instagram and Twitter with over 2.2 million followers and 1.22 million followers respectively. Online sources cite that Jess can sum up around $4,456- $7,427 per sponsored post.
Along with his husband/spouse Justin, Jesse Tyler is active in charitable works and donations. The duo founded a non-profit organization Tie The Knot which supports same-sex marriage. The organization sells bow tie in retail for funds.
After the American Civil Liberties Union named Ferguson as celebrity ambassador, he helped the ACLU's Out for Freedom campaign to raise funds.
Reportedly, Jesse and his non-profit organization donated $10,000 to ACLU's campaign.
Moreover, in May 2019, Ferguson and his partner Mikita joined Americans for the Equality Act, and also shared their experience in an emotional video.
In addition to that, the American actor has associations with American Heart Association, Alzheimer's Association, and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, which is also supported by other celebrities such as Kristen Bell, John Travolta, Toni Braxton and many more.
Born on October 22, 1975, in Missoula, Montana, the USA, Jesse Tyler Ferguson holds American nationality and is of mixed ethnicity. His father Robert "Bob" Ferguson and mother Anne Ferguson divorced when he was 18.
Raised alongside his brother Ben Ferguson and sister Kelly Ferguson, Jesse's family moved to New York where he joined Albuquerque Children's Theater at the age of 8.
The attendant of St. Pius X High School, Ferguson, after graduation, went to The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York, eventually leading him to the TV from theatres.
Ferguson is openly gay and is also a married man. He enjoys a blissful relationship with his boyfriend-turned-husband/partner Justin Mikita.
Back in September 2012, Jesse announced his engagement with lawyer Justin Mikita after 2 years of dating.
Later, on July 20, 2013, the duo married in Manhattan where Tony Kushner, a playwright, and screenwriter, officiated their wedding.
Ever since their marriage, Ferguson and Mikita are together without any mishaps. Well, the couple is yet to announce their plans for children.
As of August 2022, Jesse Tyler Ferguson is 45 years old. He has an attractive height of 5 ft. 11 inches (180 cm).