- Simon Baker is a famous actor
- He starred in the hit series The Mentalist
- Learn more about his net worth here
The intelligent and fearless "Patrick Jane" became one of TV's most iconic characters on The Mentalist (2008-2015). Australian actor Simon Baker gave some of his own personality to the great character, known for his charisma and ability to read the minds of the worst criminals.
The Mentalist: Simon Baker's net worth
The CBS drama series ran for seven seasons and received many prestigious awards, including the People's Choice Award for "Favorite New TV Drama" in 2009. However, the heart of the series was undoubtedly Baker's character, with the actor winning various awards among many nominations at the Golden Globes and People's Choice Awards.
Though The Mentalist was the show that earned him international fame (and many millions), Baker has also starred in other renowned projects, such as the film The Devil Wears Prada and TV's The Guardian.
Across his career, Baker has amassed an impressive net worth of approximately $45 million, according to the site Celebrity Net Worth.
How much did Simon Baker earn per episode of The Mentalist?
In addition, it's estimated that Baker earned around $350,000 per episode of The Mentalist—which had a total of 151 episodes! Definitely a rewarding project for the Australian actor and director...
He was last seen in 2020 Australian movie High Ground, and has yet to return to a TV project since The Mentalist ended. For the net worths of more TV stars, click to see the same for Jorge Garcia, Jamie Oliver, or even Honey Boo Boo.