Ron Desantis' net worth

By   |   Updated 11th May 2022


The estimated net worth of Ron Desantis is between $350,000 and $1 million.

Ron Desantis is best known as being the Governor of Florida as well as a board-certified attorney. He is the 46th governor of the state and has held office in Florida since 2019.

The Early Life of Ron DeSantis

Governor Ron DeSantis was born in Florida in 1978. He is the child of a long line of Italian immigrants who came to the US in 1904. He grew up in Florida and has one sister who passed away in 2015. As a child, he was an avid baseball player and even joined the little league.

Ron Desantis’ Education

Ron graduated from Dunedin High School in 1997 with good grades. Ron DeSantis attended Yale University where he completed his Bachelor’s Degree in History. He spent a short time teaching history before he decided to get a law degree. He then attended Harvard University to study and graduated in 2005.

How did Ron Desantis build his net worth?

Desantis is estimated to only have a relatively modest net worth of $350,000 or maybe as much as $1 million. Let’s take a closer look at the Governor’s income to better understand his current net worth.

Ron was a reserve naval officer and during his tenure in the service was assigned to the Judge Advocate General's Corps. This was while he was still a student at Harvard Law. He was also deployed to Iraq in 2007 and returned in 2008 to serve the Naval Region Southeast Legal Service.

He was appointed as an assistant U.S. attorney in Florida where he remained until his honorable discharge from the service in 2010. He ran for the US House of Representatives in 2012 where he won for Florida district 6.

In 2018 Ron ran to become the Governor of Florida, a position that he secured and currently holds as of the date of this article. Aside from savings from his previous jobs, he earns a salary from his position as the Governor of Florida. The annual salary is $134,181 each year, and the details are posted annually on the website of the Florida Commission on Ethics. The majority of his net worth is in the form of assets, retirement plans, and savings in the Florida Retirement System.

DeSantis sold his home in Ponte Vedra Beach in 2019 for just under $500,000 and currently has no other properties in his name. He resides in the governor’s mansion and is not required to pay rent during his tenure in office which allows him to build his net worth.

Ron Desantis’ productivity habits

Ron takes pride in being a governor for the people. He states that focusing on the people and building the community from the ground up will not only help him to be an effective governor but will also uplift the Florida population as a whole. His focus was on the military, schools, and the workforce in Florida.

How rich is Ron Desantis?

Ron Desantis has built a net worth of approximately $350,000 - $1 million. He draws a salary from the State of Florida that is funded by the taxpayers.

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