Learn all the net worth details you need to know about the Canadian journalist and author Malcolm Gladwell.
Malcolm Gladwell is such a well-established journalist and author in his own right that he even wrote a hit country music without exactly writing it. In his third book 'Outliers' by Dan + Shay, featuring Justin Bieber, he had made an interesting note that it takes 10,000 hours to master something difficult, and it served as an inspiration for the country music song called '10,000' hours.'
While he technically did not write the song, the concept was his. This way, Gladwell has made a tremendous impact in the field of social sciences, particularly sociology and psychology. And it has influenced and drawn a lot of people to his work. Below, we take a look at his career and learn how much he earns financially from it.
What is Malcolm Gladwell's Net Worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Malcolm Gladwell's estimated net worth as of June 2021 is $30 million. He made this amount of fortune through his career as a journalist, author, and speaker.
Malcolm Gladwell's estimated net worth as of June 2021 is $30 million. Source: Malcolm Gladwell Website
He began his career as a staff writer for The New Yorker in the mid-90s. He also got into writing books and eventually published six books of his own. These books turned out to be very successful, many of them becoming bestsellers and featuring on the 'New York Times' Best Seller List.
These successful books include 'Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking' and 'The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference.'
Malcolm explored the results and implications of numerous research and studies in his books. He wrote mainly on the subject related to sociology, psychology, and economics.
Apart from writing books, Gladwell also hosts podcasts. He runs the podcast company called Pushkin Industries, which he co-founded in 2018. He began hosting 'Revisionist History' in 2016, and he co-hosted a music podcast with Bruce Headlam and Rick Rubin from 2018 to 2020.
Malcolm Gladwell Lives Quite an Affluent Life
Unlike most journalists and authors, Malcolm Gladwell has found tremendous success through books which have brought him a lot of financial fortunes too. With his massive net worth, it is not surprising that the author is able to live quite a luxurious life in the expensive New York City.
Malcolm Gladwell owns two luxury apartments in Manhattan. Source: New York Magazine
Gladwell bought his first luxury abode in 2008 in the West Village neighborhood of Manhattan. He paid $1.5 million for a fourth-floor co-op in an 1850s townhouse at 23 Bank Street, according to Observer.