Net Worth $4.1 billion
Donald Trump has an estimated net worth of $4.1 billion as of May 2015 according to Forbes. In 2003, Trump became the executive producer and host of the NBC reality show, The Apprentice, in which a group of competitors battled for a high-level management job in one of Trump’s commercial enterprises. The other contestants were successively “fired” and eliminated from the game. In 2004, Donald Trump filed a trademark application for the catchphrase “You’re fired”.
For the first year of the show Trump was paid $50,000 per episode (roughly $700,000 for the first season), but following the show’s initial success, he is now paid a reported $3 million per episode, making him one of the highest paid TV personalities.
Donald Trump is considered a possible candidate for President of the United States in 2012.President Trump?So when will he announce his decision? Probably, he told Forbes, at the season finale of Celebrity Apprentice in June. A man with many dreams: Trump also recently said that he’d consider bailing out the New York Mets to help out his friend, Mets owner Fred Wilpon.
The Donald promotes his golf courses through Golf Channel and is producing MTV’s new reality series Ladette to Lady. His name is emblazoned on alcohol, ties, even mattresses. But does the brand have value? Trump says it’s worth at least $6 billion.