- Full Name: James Robert Duggar
- Net Worth: $3.5 Million
- Marital Status: Married to Michelle
- Occupation: Politician, TV personality, investor, writer
- Ethnicity: White
Jim Bob Duggar Net Worth – How Wealthy Is The Former Politician?
Jim Bob Duggar net worth is estimated to be 3.5 million dollars. He is popular for his investments in the real estate business. Besides, he has also been involved in TV as well as politics. It is from these ventures that Jim Bob Duggar has been able to garner the aforementioned net worth. To understand how the analysts have come up with this figure, it would best if you learned a few things about his life.
Jim Bob Duggar The Investor, Politician And TV Personality
Jim Bob Duggar was born in Arkansas, back in 1965. He came to the public limelight when he won the elections and became a member of the House of Representatives in Arkansas. This was the major source of his net worth. During his tenure in the House, he was also appointed to serve as a vice chair in the House Corrections and Criminal Law Subcommittee. He was also a member of the Judiciary Committee together with the Insurance and Commerce Committee. All these roles made him a significant amount of money. In the elections of 2002, Jim Bob Duggar sought the seat of the U.S. Senate but Tim Hutchinson defeated him.
Apart from his involvement in politics, he is also an investor in the real estate industry. His investments in this business have also augmented his net worth. Besides, he has also ventured into TV. In 2009, he and his family began appearing in their own show “19 Kids and Counting”, which was aired on the TLC channel. The show compensated Jim Bob handsomely. In 2014, the show was in its eighth season. He seems to be a juggler of all businesses since he has also written a number of books, with Michele. The daughters too are writers- they wrote “Growing Up Duggar”.
As a family, they have been actively involved in the politics of the United States. In 2008, they were on the side of the presidential candidate of the Republican Party, Mike Huckabee. They also backed up Rick Santorum and Ken Cuccinelli. This is a clear indication that even if Jim Bob Duggar is out of politics, he is indirectly involved.
Jim Bob Duggar Private Life
He is has had a series of marriages. Currently, Jim Bob Duggar wife is Michelle and together they are responsible for the parenting of a large brood of nineteen kids. All the same, the large family as said earlier, now runs a TV show of their own. They are also staunch Christians.
Now you know the net worth of Jim Bob Duggar.