Mark Ruffalo Net Worth and Earnings from ‘The Avengers’

Mark Ruffalo is known for playing the Hulk in the Avengers movie franchise. Here’s Mark Ruffalo’s net worth and how much he earned from The Avengers movies.

How Mark Ruffalo became famous

Mark Ruffalo|Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic
Mark Ruffalo|Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

Mark Ruffalo made his acting debut in 1989 in an episode of the CBS Summer Playhouse TV series. He played Michael Dunn in an episode titled “American Nuclear.” That same year, he appeared in the television movie Nuclear Family. Ruffalo made his film debut in the 1994 movie Mirror, Mirror 2: Raven Dance, in which he played the character Christian.

Ruffalo got his big break after appearing in the 2000 movie You Can Count on Me. After that, he had a recurring role in the television series The Beat. He played the character Zane Marinelli for eight episodes.

Mark Ruffalo’s movies

Mark Ruffalo| Victor Chavez/Getty Images
Mark Ruffalo| Victor Chavez/Getty Images

Ruffalo has appeared in several successful movies throughout his career. So far, his highest-grossing film is Avengers: Infinity War. Other high-grossing films include Marvel’s The Avengers, with a lifetime gross of $623,357,910; Avengers: Age of Ultron, with a lifetime gross of $459,005,868; and Iron Man 3, with a lifetime gross of $409,013,994, according to Box Office Mojo.

Ruffalo is also known for his appearances in the films Collateral (2004), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Shutter Island (2010), The Kids Are All Right (2010), and Foxcatcher (2014). Ruffalo received Academy Award nominations for his roles in The Kids Are Alright, Foxcatcher, and Spotlight.

Mark Ruffalo’s earnings from The Avengers

Mark Ruffalo at a press event|Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney
Mark Ruffalo at a press event|Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney

Ruffalo earned $2.8 million for his appearance in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). The highest-paid actor in Avengers: Age of Ultron was Robert Downey Jr., who took home $40 million, according to Cinema Blend. Scarlet Johansson was the second highest-paid performer, with earnings of $20 million. Ruffalo earned more for his appearance in Avengers: Infinity War (2018). He earned an estimated salary of $6 million. The actor’s salary for The Avengers (2012) was approximately $2 million.

Controversy

Mark Ruffalo at Comic Con| Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Mark Ruffalo at Comic Con| Kevin Winter/Getty Images

The actor has become known for revealing spoilers related to upcoming Marvel movies. Consequently, actor Don Cheadle, who plays the character James Rhodes, refuses to do press tours with Ruffalo. During an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Cheadle told the host Ruffalo is careless and talks too much when it comes to Marvel movies. “He runs his mouth a lot. Why do I need that hassle?” said Cheadle. “I don’t need to be sitting next to him when he blows the whole reveal of the movie. Him, Tom Holland, they both… little chatty.”

Mark Ruffalo’s net worth

As of 2019, Mark Ruffalo has an estimated net worth of $30 million.

What’s next for Mark Ruffalo

Ruffalo is working on limited television drama series on HBO titled I Know This Much Is True. He plays twin brothers Dominick and Thomas Birdsey. The six-episode series, which is written and directed by Derek Cianfrance, is based on the 1998 novel by author Wally Lamb. Ruffalo is also finishing up work on the film Newsflash.

Read more: Scarlett Johansson’s Net Worth Continues to Climb After ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

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