Jon Stewart is an American comedian and writer who has a net worth of around $160 Million as of 2024. Stewart started as a stand-up comedian but branched into television as the host of Short Attention Span Theater for Comedy Central. Since leaving The Daily Show, Jon Stewart has mostly maintained a low profile in entertainment industry circles but has used his celebrity and voice in sustained advocacy for 9/11 first responders, and also for war veterans’ health benefits.  Jon Stewart now hosts The Problem with Jon Stewart, which premiered in September 2021 on Apple TV+.

Jon Stewart Net Worth

Net Worth$160 Million
Assets$92 Million
Liabilities & Loans$20Million
Investments$48 Million

Jon Stewart Assets Investments

Jon Stewart’s assets include 10 real estate properties, 8 Cars, and 4 Luxury Yachts. Jon Stewart’s Assets Portfolio also includes Cash Reserves of over $30 Million. Jon Stewart also owns an investment portfolio of 10 stocks that are valued at $22 Million. A few of the stocks owned by Jon Stewart are listed below.

  • Hewlett Packard
  • Visa
  • PayPal
  • Cognizant
  • Salesforce

Jon Stewart House

Jon Stewart lives in his 9,200-square-foot luxury home located in New York City. Jon Stewart has bought his property for a price tag of $18 Million dollars. This property comes with 7 Bedrooms, 8 Bathrooms, a Game Room for Children, a Home Theater, an Indoor Plunge pool, and more amenities. 


Jon Stewart Salary (Apple TV+, Comedy Central)

For his highly successful TV show on Apple TV+, Jon Stewart earns an annual salary of $24 Million dollars. In addition to this fixed salary, Jon Stewart is also eligible for an additional $3 Million bonus, if his TV Show achieves certain Cable TV ratings. Jon Stewart’s salary when he first started his career was just $18,000. Over the period of two decades, Jon Stewart has shown his determination and joined the million-dollar salary club in early 2007.

Salary in 2024$24 Million
Salary in 2023$18 Million
Salary in 2022$15 Million
Salary in 2021$13 Million
Comedy Central Salary in 2015$10 Million

Jon Stewart Cars


Jon Stewart recently bought a Bugatti Chiron for $3 Million USD. Jon Stewart also owns a Bentley Bentayga that cost $815,000 USD. A Few other cars owned by Jon Stewart are listed below.

  • Mercedes-Benz G-Class
  • Audi RS Q8
  • Land Rover Defender

Jon Stewart Wiki

Zodiac SignSagittarius
Favorite ActorJack Nicholson
Favorite ActressCate Blanchett
Favorite ColourBlue
Favorite SportBasketball
Favorite Music ArtistAdele
Favorite Holiday DestinationJapan

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Jon Stewart Biography

Jon Stewart was born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz on November 28, 1962, in New York City, to Marian, a teacher and later educational consultant, and Donald Leibowitz, an energy coordinator for the New Jersey Department of the Treasury. Jon Stewart graduated in 1984 from The College of William & Mary where he initially majored in chemistry before switching to psychology.

With a reputation for being a funny man in school, Jon Stewart returned to New York City in 1986 to try his hand at the comedy club circuit, but he could not muster the courage to get on stage until the following year. Jon Stewart became a regular at the Comedy Cellar, where he was the last performer every night.

Name Jon Stewart
Full nameJonathan Stuart Leibowitz
BirthplaceNew York, New York, United States
Date of birth28 November 1962
Age61 years old
Height168 cm (5 ft 6 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Social media AccountsTwitter
Spouse Tracey McShane (m. 2000)
ChildrenMaggie Rose Stewart, Nathan Thomas Stewart
Siblings   Larry Leibowitz, Matt Leibowitz, Dan Leibowitz
ParentsDonald Leibowitz, Marian Leibowitz

Later in 1993, Jon Stewart developed The Jon Stewart Show, a talk show on MTV, which was later dropped by the network and was syndicated for its last two years. Among the fans of the show was David Letterman, who was the final guest of The Jon Stewart Show. In 1996 Jon Stewart hosted a short-lived talk show entitled, Where’s Elvis This Week? that was a half-hour, weekly comedy television program.

In 1998, when Craig Kilborn left the show to replace Tom Snyder on The Late Late Show, Jon Stewart began hosting The Daily Show on Comedy Central. Until Trevor Noah permanently took over the show in 2015, Jon Stewart hosted almost all airings of the program, except for a few occasions when correspondents such as Stephen Colbert, Rob Corddry, Jason Jones, and Steve Carell subbed for him, and during John Oliver’s stint as host during the summer of 2013. During a taping of the show on February 10, 2015, Jon Stewart announced he was leaving The Daily Show.

The Daily Show received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Program in 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2012, and 2015 and Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Series for 10 consecutive years from 2003 to 2012. On October 26, 2010, Jon Stewart was named the Most Influential Man of 2010 by AskMen.


Why did Jon Stewart change his name?

Jon Stewart began using the stage name "Jon Stewart" by dropping his last name and changing the spelling of his middle name from Stuart.

What show did Jon Stewart get Cancelled?


What happened to Jon Stewart?

Stewart now hosts The Problem with Jon Stewart, which premiered in September 2021 on Apple TV+.

Where did Jon Stewart go to college?

The College of William & Mary.

How tall is Jon Stewart?

168.9 cm (5 ft 6.5 in)

What is Jon Stewart's net worth?

Jon Stewart’s Net Worth is $160 Million.


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