Yoo Jae-Suk is a well-kown South Korea-based comedian, a host and a television actor. Yoo has a huge fan base in South Korea, going by the nickname “Nation’s MC”, while his fan base outside out of South Korea is nothing to scoff at. Yoo has worked in various popular South Korean television shows such as “Infinite Challenge” and “Running Man”. You may be curious as to the net worth of Yoo Jae-Suk, well let’s find out.
As for “Happy Together”, according to the 2011 KBS document, Yoo Jae-Suk appearance fee for each episode of the variety talk show is about 10 million won, accumulating an amazing 439 million won (USD $372,000) from the series.
Presently, Yoo Jae-Suk has a net worth of $11 million! He has amassed this net worth by being one of the top comedians and TV personalities in South Korea.
A fabricated copy of Yoo Jae-Suk’s contract can be found online. The document stated that Yoo Jae-Suk’s appearance fee for each episode of “Infinite Challenge” on MBC’s programs is about 10 million won (USD $8,500).
Let’s move on to Running Man. Many fans took it upon themselves to calculate his estimated pay of each episode from the news about his lawsuit with his former agency due to unpaid wages and it was estimated that he made 140 million won (USD $12,000) for each episode.
Not only that, he made an appearance in the legendary music video “Gangnam Style” by Psy and is one of the most in-demand endorsers. He consistently ranks as the top comedian in South Korea for six consecutive years since 2012 and he constantly brings much joy and laughter to his audiences.
It is no wonder that Yoo Jae-Suk is able to amass that amount of net worth and obtain the position he is right now, what with his talent, hard work, determination and effort he has put into his career.
Do you think that Yoo Jae-Suk deserves to earn more, considering the fact that he has brought so much joy and smile to our everyday mundane lives? What are your thoughts?