What Is Dolly Parton's Net Worth?
That's a lot of zeroes.
If you've ever wondered "how rich is Dolly Parton?" you're not alone. The mega-successful country star and entrepreneur has topped the charts with her music, performed around the world, and dreamed up Dollywood, a flourishing theme park in the Smoky Mountains. The Backwoods Barbie even has a Netflix series in the works.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Parton is worth an astounding $500 million, or $500,000,000 if you like to see all the zeroes written out. In 2017, Parton was listed on Forbes as the world's highest-paid woman in country music, making $37 million over the course of the year.
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Having grown up poor, Parton also knows the importance of giving back. Following the devastating wildfires in Sevier County, Tennessee in 2016, she established The Dollywood Foundation's My People Fund to help with relief efforts, and created the Mountain Tough Recovery Team. She also runs Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, which gives free books to kids around the world.
As the Queen of Country clearly knows, riches are best spent sharing with others.