What is Bobby Berk’s Net Worth? Here’s How the ‘Queer Eye’ Interior Designer Makes His Money
He went from working retail to being one of the best-known members of the LGBTQ+ community. Bobby Berk is the fun and hard-working member of the Fab Five from Netflix’s Emmy-award winning series, Queer Eye. Aside from starring in this reality series, how does this interior design expert make his money? What is his net worth? Here’s what we know about Queer Eye’s Bobby Berk.
Bobby Berk is a member of the ‘Fab Five’ on Netflix’s ‘Queer Eye’
Why do someone’s hair or change their outfit when you can literally gut a house and rebuild it from the ground up? Bobby Berk is the interior design expert on Netflix’s original reality series, Queer Eye. There, he helps transform the living spaces of local heroes to be more functional and a little more stylish.
Bobby Berk also helps inspire these local heroes, sharing his story as an adopted child who grew up in a religious household. The celebrity often discusses this during interviews, including one with Oprah Magazine.
“Growing up, I went to church every day and was told that gays were an abomination and bad,” Berk said. “The first group of LGBTQ people to embrace me, at 16, was the drag community. There was a little bar called Martha’s Vineyard and at one point I was doing drag. This was before cellphones. That’s where I found the most acceptance and love. I eventually moved around a lot, but I’m lucky to have found my chosen family—and a lot of allies.”
What is Bobby Berk’s net worth?
So, how much does this interior designer earn from this Netflix original series and other projects? According to Celebrity Net Worth, this Fab Five member has a net worth comparable to his co-stars. Thanks to his paid sponsorship, his company, and his appearances on Queer Eye, Bobby Berk has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
The article continues that Bobby Berk also “worked his way up to creative director of high-end home furnishing company Portico. He launched his online store Bobby Berk Home in 2006 and later formed Bobby Berk Interior + Design.” He also partners with companies like Target on Instagram and has his own collection at A.R.T. Furniture, now available for purchase.
Does the ‘Queer Eye’ personality, Bobby Berk, still have clients as an interior designer?
A little known fact about Bobby Berk is that he is involved with a firm, where he works closely with builders and designers to buy and sell homes. However, if you’re looking for this interior designer to makeover your kitchen, your best bet is to be on Queer Eye.
A large portion of Bobby Berk’s time is devoted to Queer Eye, which now has four seasons available on the streaming platform, in addition to the special season, entitled Queer Eye: We’re in Japan. Aside from that, Bobby Berk spends time with his partner, Dewey Do.