Dave Chappelle Net Worth

The comedian is worth a fortune, with his career as an actor and comedian earning him over $100 million.


Dave Chappelle is an American stand-up comedian and actor who is currently the second-highest-paid comedian of all time.

Dave Chappelle is a stand up comedian that is white.

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Chappelle has a multi-million dollar deal with TV Channels to perform his comedy acts. He acted/starred in several films that all made money for themselves.

Early Life

Dave Chappelle’s parent’s were both professors, and they were both very strict and traditional. Not much fun was had at the Chappelle’s house, which inspired Dave to become an entertainer.

When Chappelle was in high school, he attended the University of Michigan, where he majored in criminal justice. In 1994, he dropped out and moved to Los Angeles.

The last few years of the nineties were very formative, because I remember starting out at the Comedy Store. This was in the pre-internet, pre-Web, pre-everything era, but it was still a pretty good comedy club. I went there every night, I was 18. I was there every night until I went to college. I remember going to this one particular night, they had a really great comedian, and I remember walking out of the club, having no idea what I was going to do next.


Dave Chappelle did not consider New York City a good place to perform, so he moved to Los Angeles. He later returned to New York in order to pursue his comedy career a full time. He performed at the Apollo Theatre and was booed off the stage.

After being dropped from comedy club circuit because of his racial and political humor he returned to Chicago and began a stand-up career that would last 10 years.

‘Chappelle’s Show’ started off airing on Comedy Central in 2003. The sketch comedy show was so popular, that Comedy Central offered Dave Chappelle a $55 million contract to continue the show for two years.

He also turned down a new $60 Million dollar contract from Comedy Central in the process of walking away from the company.

Aside from his wildly successful stand up comedy and sketches, Dave has released multiple films since his debut in the industry at 19. You can check out some of those films below in the highlights section.

In 2017, Dave Chappelle made $20 Million during his stand-up tour which started the previous year.


Chappelle’s hilarious comedy routine was recorded live at Radio City Music Hall. The comedian, who is best known for his Comedy Central series “Chappelle’s Show”, delivered a special set at the venue that was met with huge applause. Chappelle’s routine, which was recorded in 2006, included material about racism, hip-hop, and his own personal life, and came after he was fired from his Comedy Central show.

Favorite Quotes from Dave Chappelle

I am trying to be “true to myself” in my life right now. I have been trying to go on this adventure that I have been talking about for 2.5 years, and to not be scared into becoming a “professional” photographer.

Dave Chappelle says he has a lot of people supporting him. He adds that these supporters make him feel great.

I love my parents. They raised me and they’re always there for me. I always love them unconditionally.

There’s no need for every group of black people to have a white guy in it.

Many people like you now. But nobody is perfect. You might look back and regret it.

Dave Chappelle Motivational Video


Dave Chappelle makes money in a variety of ways including stand-up comedy, music, speaking, movies, and merchandising, and he has made many millions of dollars over the years.

Dave Chappelle’s wealth is estimated to be around $60 Million, which is quite a sum.

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