Mark Zuckerberg net worth is $51, 3 billion dollars.
Date of birth: 14 May, 1984 (Age: 32)
Place of birth: New York, USA
Source of wealth: FaceBook
Mark Zuckerberg Salary
Per year: $1
Per month: $0, 08
Per week: $0, 02
Per day: $0, 003
Mark Zuckerberg is one of the greatest and richest people of our planet. He managed to earn multi billion net worth at a very young age. He was called by Forbes one of the youngest billionaires in the world. Mark is a self made man, who comes from a middle class family.
He got interested in programming since he was a primary school pupil. He created computer games and software just for fun. When Mark was about 12, he sold the first computer game, named “Risk” and earned some money. Later he created the software for computer player Winamp. The main idea was that the software, named Synapse, created playlist automatically, according to the taste of the listener.
The new soft made Mark popular in tech circles. Companies AOL and Microsoft invited the talented fellow to work for them after graduation, but Mark decided to enter Harvard.
Being a student, Mark invented the Harvard Connections, the main aim of which was to connect Harvard students in one network and exchange studying experience. Thus Zuckerberg created the world famous FaceBook at the age of 19. It was the most popular invention of the century, which made him a billionaire.
Mark Zuckerberg Salary
During the first year of FaceBook existence Mark got $500, 000. Then he dropped out the University to develop his company “FaceBook”. He moved its headquarter to the Silicon Valley. In 2005 the talented programmer earned $12, 5 million salary from FaceBook.
In 2006 Mark was prosecuted by his former co-students. They noticed that FaceBook resembled the Harvard Connections, the net worth, which they had created together. That’s why they insisted, Mark stole their common business idea. Mark was involved into a longterm lawsuit, which he had won.
In 2014-2015 FaceBook brought its founder $18 billion (estimated by Forbes). But Mark Zuckerberg got nothing from that amount. He works for $1 dollar salary. Thus the business mogul wants to show, that he has already earned everything he wanted and now he spends all his money for charity.
Mark Zuckerberg Houses
1. House in Palo Alto, CA – $7 million
Mark Zuckerberg Cars
- Private Jet – $700, 000
2. Accura TSX – $30, 000
Mark Zuckerberg is a married father. His wife is a doctor Priscilla Chan. In December, 2015 they welcomed their first daughter. The family lives in a great mansion in Palo Alto.
The couple owns multi million net worth. But they spend just the small part of it. The Zuckerbergs live a simple life and get just the most necessary things. Most part of their money the couple spends for charity.