Ron Howard

What is Ron Howard’s net worth?

Net Worth:

$200 Million


68 years old


March 1, 1954




1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)

Country of Origin:

United States of America

Source of Wealth:

Film Director

Last Updated:

November, 2022

Ron Howard is an actor, producer, and director from the United States. He is most remembered for his work in The Andy Griffith Show and Happy Days on television.

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Ron Howard’s Net Worth and Salary in 2022

The latest net worth of Ron Howard is $200 million as of August 2022. His significant income comes primarily from his work as a Hollywood filmmaker.

Howard has the distinction of having won an Academy Award. He’s made the move from actor to filmmaker with ease. His prior expertise in front of the camera has aided in his remarkable directing abilities. He has directed both blockbusters and critically praised films and television shows.

Real estate investment

In 2004, Ron and Cheryl paid $5.6 million for a 3,000-square-foot apartment in the ultra-exclusive Eldorado Building in New York City. They then continued to invest many million more in upgrades. They listed this apartment for $12.5 million in 2017. And they decreased the price to $11.5 million, but were unable to find a buyer, and the flat is still in their possession as of this writing. They also possess a second apartment in New York City, which they bought for $712,000 in 2002.

They bought a 33-acre mansion on a lake in Greenwich, Connecticut, for $27.5 million in 2014. Also they bought an ocean view apartment in Santa Monica, California for $2.75 million in 2006.

Early Years of Ron Howard

Rance Howard and Jean Speegle Howard gave birth to Ron Howard Williams on March 1, 1954, in Duncan, Oklahoma. His ancestors are from the Netherlands, Ireland, England, Scotland, and Germany. Ron’s family moved to Hollywood in 1958, but after three years, they relocated to Burbank.

He went to Desilu Studios and subsequently John Burroughs High School to further his education. He then transferred to the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts, where he left out without earning a degree.

Age, height, and weight of Ron Howard

Ron Howard, who was born on March 1, 1954, is 67 years old as of today, August 10, 2021. He stands 1.75 meters tall and weighs 79 kilograms.

Career of  Ron Howard

The Journey was Ron’s debut appearance in the film industry. June Allyson’s The DuPont Show, The Twilight Zone, Dennis the Menace, The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, The Eleventh Hour, The Smith Family, M*A*S*H, The Waltons, I Spy, and The Cheyenne Show are among his other credits.

Ron Howard is American actor and producer (SOURCE Getty image)

For eight seasons, he played Opie Taylor on The Andy Griffith Show, beginning in 1960. On the television sitcom Happy Days, he played Richie Cunningham. Winthrop Paroo in The Music Man is one of Howard’s film roles. He also played Eddie’s Father’s father in the film The Courtship of Eddie’s Father. He co-starred in The Shootist with John Wayne in 1976.

In 1977, Howard made his directorial debut with the low-budget picture Grand Theft Auto. Roger Corman offered Ron the opportunity to direct a picture if he agreed to star in Eat My Dust! alongside Christopher Norris. He went on to make a name for himself as a TV movie director. With Night Shift in 1982, he got his big break. Apollo 13, Parenthood, Splash, A Beautiful Mind, The Da Vinci Code, Willow, Angels & Demons, Inferno, In the Heart of the Sea, and Rush are just a few of the films he has directed.

He was also requested to take on the directing duties of a Star Wars franchise in 2017. Ron is the co-chairman of Imagine Entertainment, together with Brian Grazer, and has produced films such as Inside Deep Throat, Friday Night Lights, 8 Mile, Felicity, and Arrested Development, which Howard also narrated. Ron has the pleasure of being inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 2013.

Personal life of Ron Howard

Ron Howard with his wife Cheryl Alley (SOURCE:Facebook)

Howard’s personal life began on June 7, 1975, when he married Cheryl Alley. Cheryl Howard Crew, as she is now known, is a writer. Their oldest child, Bryce Dallas Howard, is a well-known actress and director.

Achievements and Awards

Ron has received 39 awards and has been nominated for a total of 79 awards. Among his victories are:

  • In 2002, he won an Academy Award for his film “A Beautiful Mind.”
  • In 1978, he won a Golden Globe for his performance in Happy Days.
  • Arrested Development won a Primetime Emmy Award in 2004 and From the Earth to the Moon won an Emmy for Outstanding Miniseries in 1998.
  • Curious George, a children’s programme, won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2010 and 2008.
  • A Beautiful Mind received a Director’s Guild Award in 2002 and Apollo 13 received one in 1996.

Ron Howard’s Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights of Ron Howard’s career:

Favorite Quotes from Ron Howard

“It was always my dream to be a director. A lot of it had to do with controlling my own destiny because as a young actor you feel at everyone’s disposal. But I wanted to become a leader in the business.” – Ron Howard

“One of the great things about being a director as a life choice is that it can never be mastered. Every story is its own kind of expedition, with its own set of challenges.” – Ron Howard

“I think it’s in our nature to try to get beyond that next horizon. I think that when we as a species are scratching that itch we’re actually following an evolutionary compulsion that is wired into us. And i think good things come of it. That’s the philosophical side. “– Ron Howard

“I’ve just looked for ideas and great characters that I relate to and that I think I can offer something to the audience, and I no longer look at them as experiments or genre exercises at all.” – Ron Howard

“I think the most important thing really was that you could take very personal ideas and present them to an audience in entertaining ways.” – Ron Howard

“I’m not a caterer. I just have to stay with my creative convictions. At some point, you have to just get past the special-interest groups and do what you’re there to do, which is make a movie.” – Ron Howard

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is Ron Howard worth?

Ron Howard’s net worth is estimated to be $200 Million.

How old is Ron Howard?

Ron Howard was born on March 1, 1954, and is currently 68 years old.

How tall is Ron Howard?

Ron Howard’s height is 1.75 m, which is equal to 5 ft 9 in.


Academy award-winning director, Ronald William Howard is a venerated American television and film actor.  In 2013, he was inducted into the prestigious ‘Television Hall of Fame’ and is also placed on the legendary ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame’.

As of November 2022, Ron Howard’s net worth is roughly $200 Million.

Quick Facts of Ron Howard

Celebrated Name: Ron Howard
Real Name/Full Name: Ronald William Howard
Gender: Male
Age: 68 years old
Birth Date: 1 March 1954
Birth Place: Duncan, Oklahoma, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: ‎79 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Cheryl Howard (m. 1975)
Children: Yes (Bryce Dallas Howard, Reed Howard, Paige Howard, Jocelyn Howard)
Profession: American filmmaker and actor
Net Worth in 2021: $200 million
Last Updated: August 2022