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The Net Worth Of Every 2020 Presidential Candidate

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Everyone knows that the current President of the States, Donald Trump, is really rich. But did you know that other presidential candidates that could actually replace him are millionaires? Even Bernie is a millionaire.

Some candidates have more money than the others, but they are all members of the millionaires club. Some are even billionaires. So, who is the wealthiest presidential candidate of 2020? Read on and discover. The net worth of some candidates will shock you.

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28. Joe Walsh

Net worth: $71,150

William Joseph Walsh is better known as Joe Walsh. He is an American politician, former social worker, radio host, and presidential candidate who served one term in the United States House of Representatives representing Illinois’s 8th congressional district.

He was born and raised in the Chicago metropolitan area. Walsh is also known for having some rather controversial statements. He is also against Trump’s politics.

27. Pete Buttigieg

Net worth: $100,000

Buttigieg spends his days living a true middle-class lifestyle, in a middle-class neighborhood, in a real American Midwest. His finances are here to prove it. Pete has a modest net worth of around $100,000, thanks to his six-figure salary as mayor of South Bend, Indiana.

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In 2010, Pete left his job at McKinsey & Company to focus on politics. Before he was selected a major, his monthly income was $400, just enough to cover his mortgage. The last decade was full of ups and downs for Pete. Still, his largest asset is his home, which he purchased for $125,000 almost a decade ago.

26. Wayne Messam

Net worth: $465,000

Wayne Martin Messam is known to older generations as a football player. Youngsters know his as a rummer for President. Wayne is the mayor of Miramar, Florida since 2015.

He loves to point out that the American dream is for everyone and how he will help people have their share of the famous area. The only issue with Wayne’s run is that he is poorly known outside Florida.

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25. Tim Ryan

Net worth: $64,999

Timothy John Ryan, or simply Tim Ryan is known for currently serving as the U.S. Representative for Ohio’s 13th congressional district since 2003. Tim is also a member of the Democratic Party.

Ryan published a book named ‘A Mindful Nation’ about the mindfulness in both public and private life. He is married and has one son with Andrea Zetts.

24. Tulsi Gabbard

Net worth: $500,000

Before politics, Tulsi Gabbard was known as a U.S. Army veteran. Then she became known as Hawaii representative. Before Tulsi entered politics, she started working on her small wealth as a real estate agent. She even bought a home during the recession time.

Tulsi bought a place for $39,000 and sold it for $110,000. Two years after she used a Veterans Affairs program to get a $612,000 loan. With that loan, she bought a $600,000 in Washington, D.C. She is renting that place since 2017. Gabbard is also investing in cryptocurrency.

23. Julian Castro

Net worth: $509,999

Julián Castro was the youngest member of President Obama’s Cabinet. He also served as the mayor of his native, San Antonio, Texas, from 2009 until 2014.

Castro managed to raise only $1.1 million in the first quarter and soon after he announced that he would drop from the race and endorse Elizabeth Warren.

22. Andrew Yang

Net worth: $1 Million

People strongly believed that Yang is far richer. After all, he did quite a prestigious job to launch a tech startup for millions and now runs a nonprofit.

However, the truth is that Andrew lives in a two-bedroom rental in midtown Manhattan. Still, his biggest asset is a 2,700-square-foot home in New York, worth $500,000. He also holds some investment in various cash accounts and mutual funds.

21. Seth Moulton

Net worth: $3,076,001

Seth Wilbur Moulton is a famous American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Massachusetts’s 6th congressional district since 2015. He is also a member of the Democratic Party and a former Marine Corps officer.

Seth is married to Elizabeth Boardman, an executive search consultant for a consulting company. They a daughter together, named Emmy. Moulton failed to gain traction and withdrew from the race on August 23.

20. Kirsten Gillibrand

Net worth: $1 Million

Kirsten Elizabeth Gillibrand is a member of the Democratic Party, politician, and lawyer. From 2007 to 2009 she was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and since 2009 she serves as the junior United States Senator from New York.

Kirsten is very outspoken when it comes to her finances and sexual harassment in the military. Gillibrand is the 83rd wealthiest senator.

19. Marianne Williamson

Net worth: $1.5 Million

A long time ago, Marianne Williamson organized an event and spent $10,000. The event was a real disaster since no one showed up and she actually lost $10,000. However, she took this situation as a learning point.

So, Marianne has made a career telling stories like that one and selling messages of hope and overall empowerment. According to her net worth, she really learned how to use failure to her advantage.

18. Steve Bullock

Net worth: $1.5 Million

Steve is a Democrat born and raised in Missoula, Montana. He graduated from Claremont McKenna College and earned his JD from Columbia University. In 2013, he became the 24th Governor of Montana.

Bullock is married and has three children. Bullock and his wife together have a net worth of $2.4 million.

17. Cory Booker

Net worth: $1.5 Million

New Jersey senator Cory Booker is a millionaire, with a worth close to $2 million. He owns a 2,800-square-foot house in Newark, New Jersey, next to a couple of pensions, savings accounts and Bank of America checking. Further, he also holds a Fidelity retirement holding.

In 2013, his assets included at least $20,000 of stock in tech companies, such as eBay, Amazon, Facebook, and Netflix. Rumor has it that his salary as a major now has six-figures.

16. Amy Klobuchar

Net worth: $2 Million

Amy learned from her father to keep her spending to a minimum while studying. She took this seriously. She often spent holiday breaks on campus rather than pay to go home to Minnesota. She also worked next to her studies. Klobuchar even worked on a construction site.

Today, Amy and her husband, John Bessler, are into a comfortable financial position. The couple shares a Minneapolis home, mutual funds, and retirement accounts, next to a pension worth $560,000 – the result of over 12 years of Senate service.

15. William Weld

Net worth: $2 Million

Weld has an impressive record of public service. He has various experiences in different departments, including seven years in the Department of Justice. He is also known for cutting taxes 21 times and never raised them.

Weld is married to a great-granddaughter of Theodore Roosevelt, Susan Roosevelt Weld. The couple has five children together. The couple separated in 2002, and Weld re-married to his present wife, Leslie Marshall.

14. Jay Inslee

Net worth: $2 Million

Jay Robert Inslee is the governor of Washington since 2013. Next to this responsible position, Jay is also an environmentalist, author, and politician. He is born and raised in Seattle.

Due to low poll numbers, Inslee suspended his presidential campaign. Instead, he shared how he plans to seek a third term as a governor in the 2020 election.

13. Bernie Sanders

Net worth: $2.5 Million

The popular democratic socialist senator from Vermont is Millennials’ favorite and a millionaire. At the age of 77, Sanders accumulated a nice worth from investments, real estate, and government pensions. He also had a nice income from selling his books.

In 2016, he runs for a president but lost to Donald Trump. All in, Barnie spend 28 years in office, and his current salary is $174,000. He will probably earn around $73,000 a year from the federal government for the rest of his life.

12. Bill de Blasio

Net worth: $14,054,994

Bill de Blasio served as the 109th mayor of New York City since 2014. He is also a member of the Democratic Party. Bill entered politics during 1989. At the moment, Bill is known as the mayor who made New York a safer and better place to live in. He is also promoting affordable housing.

Due to low poll numbers, de Blasio couldn’t qualify for the third round of primary debates, which resulted in suspending his presidential campaign. He decided to endorse Bernie Sanders.

11. Beto O’Rourke

Net worth: $4 Million

Beto O’Rourke represented Texa’s Texas’s 16th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 2013 to 2019. Beto was born in a political family, but he initially started a business career, before he decided to try politics.

Surprisingly, O’Rourke suspended his campaign before the primaries began, on November 1, 2019.

10. Deval Patrick

Net worth: $4 Million

Deval Patrick is one of the latest candidates for a presidential run in 2020. Patrick is originally from Chicago and spends his college days oat, Harvard. By the age of 34, he becomes a partner in a Boston law firm. In 1994, President Bill Clinton, appointed him as US Assistant Attorney General for the civil rights division of the US Department of Justice.

Patrick first said that he has no plans of running for President, but soon after he changed his mind. He is supported by the previous President, Barack Obama. Deval earned the majority of his income as governor and a career politician. He is also the author of a book and passionate about charity.

9. Joe Sestak

Net worth: $6 Million

Did you know that Joe Sestak is actually a retired three-star Navy admiral? He is also a former congressman, born in Springfield, Pennsylvania.

Joe is married to Susan L. Clark with whom he has a daughter, named Alexandria. Their daughter survived brain cancer twice, once when she was only four years old, and again near adulthood.

8. Kamala Harris

Net worth: $6 Million

Kamala Devi Harris was born and raised in California, US. As an American politician, she was elected in 2016 to the U.S. Senate as a Democrat. She was also the first Indian American to serve as a U.S. senator, as well as the second African American woman. Her father, Jamaican, was a college professor, while her mother, Indian, was a cancer researcher and a daughter of an Indian diplomat.

From the start of the Presidental campaign, Kamala seemed like one of the leading candidates. However, her campaign was in big trouble durign 2019, so she decided to leave the race.

7. Joe Biden

Net worth: $9 Million

Ever since he was a college student, Joe Biden believed that earning an endless amount of money is far better than having a good and regular salary. Together with his wife, Joe shares a net worth of wholesome $9 million.

Their fortune includes cash, investment, two Delaware homes, and a federal pension worth more than $1 million. Joseph Robinette Biden Jr served as the 47th vice president of the United States, from 2009 to 2017.

6. Elizabeth Warren

Net worth: $12 Million

Elizabeth Warren is a democratic presidential who identifies as a capitalist. Considering her amazing fortune of $12 million, it makes sense. Elizabeth and her husband, Bruce Mann, are both law professors, and the majority of their wealth is in their retirement accounts.

Their CREF and TIAA accounts are worth at least $4 million, and they are available to nonprofit and educators. This rich couple also owns two homes, and a Washington-based condo. Elizabeth spends more than 20 years teaching at various universities, and she is also a publishing author, on bankruptcy law and the middle class.

5. Michael Bennet

Net worth: $15 Million

Michael Bennet was born in New Delhi and lives in Denver. Since 2009 he is serving as the senator fo COlorado. He is focused on education and he is the former superintendent of Denver Public Schools.

Although he had rather interesting ideas, plans, and promises to his potential voters, Bennet dropped out of the race, after a poor showing in the New Hampshire primary.

4. John Delaney

Net worth: $200 Million

This Democratic Presidental candidate is originally from Wood-Ridge, New Jersey. He is married to April McClain and the couple together have four daughters. Delaney is the founder of private health objects, and around 20% of voters know his name.

Further, Delaney supports medical health care for everyone as well as citizenship for undocumented immigrants, and a federal carbon tax.

3. Tom Steyer

Net worth: $1.6 Billion

Tom Steyer, a former hedge fund manager from California, adn one of the few billionaires to run for President. Tom’s is almost half as rich as Trump, but he is still wealthier than many other presidential candidates.

He has a 1,800-acre cattle ranch, next to SAnFrancisco mansion with views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Suprisigntyl, his wealth is mostly focused on charity and politics. According to people closest to him, Tom is not into money, but into achievement.

2. Donald Trump

Net worth: $3.1 Billion

Donald Trump spent years in business before he decided to run for President. His business mindset helped him even during his campaign. S far, Trump accumulated his worth from various enterprises, including brand business, golf courses and clubs, NYC real estate, and non-NYC real estate.

Trump also has a significant amount of cash and personal assets. His worth surely increased as a President, if nothing than in personal assets. Plus, he will have a nice pension. With his sense for business, he will definitely know how to monetize his experience in the White House.

1. Michael Bloomberg

Net worth: $61.8 Billion

Bloomberg started working as soon as he got his M.B.A. from Harvard, in 1966. His first job was with at Salomon Brothers, where he counted out securities by hand. He is also known as one of the most influential New York City mayor’s.

At the moment, he is the wealthiest person ever to run for the President in US history. He earner his astonishing wealth through his financial and media company Bloomberg LP. He co-founded this company in 1981 and now own mind-blowing 88% of the company.

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