How much is Kim Zolciak worth? $5.5 million
How did Kim Zolciak earn her money and wealth?
Kim Zolciak, real name Kimberleigh Zolciak-Biermann, was born on 19 May, 1978 in Florida, US to Karen and Joseph Zolciak. Her father Joseph worked with the military which is why Kim was mainly raised in Connecticut. She spent her childhood with her brother named Michael Zolciak. Kim went to the East Catholic High School in Manchester and graduated from there in the year 1996. After completing high school studies, Kim attended the University of Connecticut to study nursing. At the age of 20, Kim moved to Atlanta along with her family after completing a degree in nursing in the year 1999. She soon earned a license of a practical nurse in Atlanta as well as Connecticut.
Kim Zolciak is an American TV personality. She worked as a nurse for over 5 years in Georgia after which earned her first reality show ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ which aired on Bravo in the year 2008. The show is based on the personal as well as professional lives of many women living in Atlanta. Kim Zolciak worked in the show starting from the first to the fifth season. She later also made a guest appearance during the show’s ninth season.
In the year 2008, Kim took to country music. In the reality series, Kim decided to release her debut single called ‘Tardy for the Party’ in the year 2009. The song is downloaded for more than hundred thousand times and became a successful hit of any of the cast in ‘The Real Housewives.’ After the show’s fourth season got over, Kim was again casted in a spin-off of the show, which had the title ‘Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding.’ The series was based on how she carried out her wedding preparations with the NFL player Kroy Biermann.
After the success of her second reality show, Kim and her co-star from ‘Real Housewives,’ Ne Ne Leakes were to start a show of their own called ‘Ne Ne and Kim’ on Bravo network. Unfortunately, the show was shelved. Later on, Kim released some more hits like ‘Google Me’ in the year 2011 and ‘Love Me First’ in the year 2012 on the ‘Real Housewives’ show.
Later in the year 2015, Kim was also a part of the reality show ‘Dancing with the Stars’ in which she was paired with Tony Dovolani. However, she had to leave the show after giving two performances owing to health reasons. In the year 2016, Kim launched her own line of skin care products under the ‘Kashmere’ brand name. The same year, Kim Zolciak also started working on a new perfume to add on to her upcoming ‘Kashmere’ lineup.
What are the highest grossing earnings of Kim Zolciak?
- Salary per season in The Real House Wives of Atlanta (2012): $600,000
- Bonus earnings from reunion specials (2012): $150,000
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