- Tom Cruise has a net worth of $500 million
- He is a global icon known for his role in the Mission Impossible films
- Cruise earned 20% of the profits for his role in “War of the Worlds”
Money is no problem for the rich and famous. However, even wealth comes in all shapes and sizes. While some celebrities are worth less than $10 million others are worth close to a billion dollars, and Tom Cruise is one of them. Tom Cruise has a net worth of almost $500 million.
Tom Cruise is a well-known name around the world, to say the least. He is a global icon. Cruise is popular for his role in the prominent Mission Impossible films. The films have catapulted Tom Cruise to the top of the highest paid celebrities list.
Tom Cruise Mission Impossible Earnings
Mission Impossible is possibly one of the best action franchises; it has become a worldwide phenomenon. The franchise as a whole has raked in more than $2 billion. “Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol” earned nearly $700 million worldwide. Of course, Tom Cruise earned a big check from the film. Tom Cruise earned $12 million for his role in “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol”.
In 2015’s “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” his take-home pay was more than $40 million. “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation,” the fifth installment of the “Mission: Impossible” franchise features Cruise as Ethan Hunt. In the film, the IMF is disbanded. Ethan Hunt and the rest of his team are left alone to face the Syndicate, a skilled and deadly group of terrorists determined to establish a new world order. Tom Cruise earned $25 million for his role in Rogue Nation.
Tom Cruise Films & Salary
Although Mission Impossible was one of the biggest hits featuring Tom Cruise, he has also appeared in many other successful movies. These include, “Collateral”, “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back”, “Knight and Day”, “Valkyrie”, “Minority Report” and “War of the Worlds”, to name a few. Tom Cruise’s salary from those films is astounding.
Collateral: $15 million
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back: $28 million
Knight and Day: $11 million
Valkyrie: $20 million
Minority Report: $25 million
War of the Worlds: He made 20% of the profits.
Those films alone earned Cruise nearly $100 million and he has appeared in 45 feature length films. I’ll let you do the math. It is no wonder that Tom Cruise has a net worth of nearly $500 million.