Cardi B Net Worth & Salary 2019

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Cardi B net worth in 2019. How did one of the world’s female Hip-Pop rapper “Cardi B” attained success with an amazing net worth? Read on, to find out the impressive secrets behind her salary, earnings, investment, and success story.

Cardi B Net Worth & Salary
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Cardi B net worth in 2019. How did she attain such popularity in the Music Industry? Read on to find out more about the secret behind her fame and wealth. Cardi B whose full name is Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar is an American whose name is well known in the entertainment industry as she sings, raps, and acts which she does professionally. She became popular when her videos and posts got trending on Instagram and Vine. Cardi B has gone on to release top hit songs that topped the chart and even featured with some top artists. She has numerous awards to her name and it doesn’t seem her she has plans of stopping any time soon.

How Much is Cardi B Worth?

Net Worth $8 million
Profession Rapper, Actress
Date of Birth October 11, 1992
Age 26
Citizenship United States
Residence Las Vegas, Nevada

Early Life

Born on October 11, 1992, in Manhattan to a Dominican father and a mother with dual citizenship of Spain and of Trinidad and Tobago. As a child, she grew up in South Bronx a neighbourhood that made her tough. As for her accent,  she got that from her father’s mom who she stayed with quite often. During her teenage age, she joined a gang a decision she later came to hate and often adviced others never to do.

She attended Renaissance High School a school that specialized in music and technology. From there on she moved to a vocational school on the Herbert H. Lehman High School campus. While schooling, she worked as a sales representative in a supermarket at Tribeca. After been sacked from the job and frustrated by poverty, she decided to become a stripper which earned her much more than what the supermarket paid her. She later decided to go to college and attended the Manhattan Community college though she eventually dropped out.


After gaining popularity through her posts and videos from Instagram in 2013, she first ventured into acting when she first debuted in the season 6 of television series Love &Hip-hop: New York in 2015. After the end of the show, she decided to pause her acting career and pursue her music career.

The early part of 2016 saw her release her first mixtape titled Gangsta Bitch Music, Vol. 1 and released the Vol 2 early 2017. She has also appeared on television shows such as Uncommon Sense with Charlamagne, Khole Kardashian’s Kocktail with Khloe and Being Mary Jane a BET series.

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She got her first endorsement deal with Romantic depot a New York-based stores that sell sexual products. She got signed to Atlantic Records in 2017. That same year, she got nominated for the 2017 BET Awards where she failed to win in the nine categories she got nominated for.

On June 2017, in partnership with her record label, Atlantic Records released the single “Bodak Yellow”. The song on to top Billboard chart for month thereby making her the first female rapper and rapper of Dominican descent to top Billboard chart since it was created in 1958.

She has continued to release top songs that went on to top charts. As of 2018, she collaborated with Maroon 5 for the popular song “Girls Like You” which topped charts and got more than 2 billion views on YouTube making it the most viewed song in 2018.

How did she amass such wealth?

Cardi B’s wealth can be ascribed to her music and acting career. With a net worth of, $8 million as of 2019, which is to increase tremendously due to her insatiable desire to always be the best. It may surprise you to know that as of 2017 she wasn’t worth a million dollars but that has changed.

Apart from music,  she still makes money from clothing lines, sales of makeup, fashion shows and from endorsement as she has signed a deal with popular brand Pepsi.


Cardi has won several awards as she has nine BET Awards in the bag,  a Grammy Award, three American Music Awards, MTV music video awards, Billboard Music Awards and two Guinness World records.

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