Joyce Meyer Net Worth $16 Million
Pastor Joyce Meyer has a net worth of $16 million. The motivational speaker had a turbulent childhood; she was sexually abused as a child. Instead of being the shining beacon of light in Joyce’s life, the perpetrator was none other than her father. The Pastor has been able to earn her fortune working as a bible teacher, author and a motivational speaker.
Most importantly, she is rich because she is a smart businesswoman. Joyce Meyer was born as Pauline Joyce Hutchison in St Louis, Missouri. It was her faith in Christianity which helped her survive the traumatic experiences at home.
Joyce Meyer has the innate ability to connect to her listeners. Her bible classes got very popular very fast. Those classes were in high demands. In order to curb the demands of the mass public, Joyce started broadcasting her classes on the radio. She decided to branch out on her own when she formed her own ministry, Life in the world.
The radio alone was not enough; Joyce had to show her face to the public. In 1995, she got the opportunity to do just that when the weekly television show called “Enjoying Everyday Life” was given the green light to be aired.
Her public speaking expertise has brought her unimaginable wealth and popularity.In order to travel from one engagement to another, Joyce often uses her private jet for commute. Time magazine conducted a survey and placed her #17 on the list of 25 Most Influential Evangelicals in 2005.
The Christian speaker is married to Dave Meyer and shares 4 children with him. The couple tied the knot on January 7, 1967. The family stays together in the outskirts of St Louis, Missouri. When questioned about her extravagant and luxurious lifestyle, Joyce simply responds by saying that she is blessed and she needn’t apologize for being so.