Jennifer Lopez or Jennifer Aniston: Who Has the Higher Net Worth?

Jennifer Aniston and Jennifer Lopez are probably the most well-known Jennifers in the world. Which one has the higher net worth? Here’s what Showbiz Cheat Sheet knows.

Jennifer Lopez’s movies and TV shows

Jennifer Lopez at the 2020 American Music Awards | ABC via Getty Images
Jennifer Lopez at the 2020 American Music Awards | ABC via Getty Images

Lopez started her entertainment career as an actress. She made her acting debut in the 1986 movie My Little Girl, in which she played the role of Myra. After that, Lopez pursued her passion for dance. She appeared in a 1991 video for singer Samantha Fox.

From 1991 to 1993, Lopez was a dancer, known as a “fly girl” on the Fox television series In Living Color. She also had a role as a dancer in Janet Jackson’s dance video for the hit song “That’s the Way Love Goes.”

Lopez had parts in a few more movies and television shows before landing her big break in the 1997 film Selena. She played the role of the late singer Selena Quintanilla. Lopez is also known for her roles in movies such as Out of Sight (1998), The Cell (2000), The Wedding Planner (2001), and The Back-up Plan (2010). From 2016 to 2018 she starred in the NBC drama Shades of Blue.

Jennifer Aniston’s movies and TV shows

Jennifer Aniston | Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images
Jennifer Aniston | Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images

Aniston made her first acting appearance in the 1988 movie Mac and Me. She played the role of a dancer in a McDonald’s. Aniston made her television acting debut in a 1990 episode of the series Molloy. She played the character Courtney Walker for seven episodes. After that, she starred in the movie Camp Cucamonga. Aniston’s next recurring television role was in the series Ferris Bueller, in which she played the title character’s sister, Jeannie, from 1990 to 1991.

Aniston got her big break when she began playing Rachel Green on Friends in 1994. She remained on the show until it ended in 2004. Aniston’s other acting roles include appearances in The Break-Up, He’s Just Not That into You, Horrible Bosses, and The Morning Show.

Jennifer Lopez and Jennifer Aniston’s net worth

As of this writing, Lopez has a net worth of $400 million and Aniston has a net worth of $300 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth estimates.  

Lopez makes money from hosting, performing, and entrepreneurship. She also had a Las Vegas residency from January 2016 to September 2018. Through her Sept. 22 show, the residency grossed $97.5 million, according to Billboard. Other sources of income include her clothing line, shoe line, makeup collection, and perfumes. She has more than 20 different fragrances.

Some of Aniston’s wealth is from the huge payday she received from her starring role on the comedy Friends. By Seasons 9 and 10, each cast member was earning $1 million per episode ($22 million per season). She also earns money from endorsement deals, producing, and writing.

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