From 'Magnum PI' to Pivotal Part in 'Friends': Tom Selleck's Iconic Roles and Net Worth

From 'Magnum PI' to Pivotal Part in 'Friends': Tom Selleck's Iconic Roles and Net Worth
Actor Tom Selleck attends the "Blue Bloods" screening during PaleyFest NY 2017/ Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images

Name Tom Selleck
Net Worth $45 Million
Salary  $200 Thousand Per Episode
Annual Income $6 Million+
Source of Income Acting 
DOB Jan 29, 1945
Age 78 years old
Gender Male
Profession Producer, actor, screenwriter
Nationality American

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With appearances in films such as "Three Men and a Baby" as well as shows ranging from "Magnum PI" to "Friends," Tom Selleck, has earned an estimated net worth of $45 million. His illustrious career has spanned more than five decades, making him one of Hollywood's most recognizable figures who stands out for his mustache. Known for his role in cop dramas on TV, Selleck is famously known to have turned down the role of Indiana Jones, which became a career-defining part for Harrison Ford.

Tom Selleck's primary sources of income have been his work in the film and television industry. Over the years, he has earned a substantial income through acting, producing, and even tried his hand in the music industry.

Tom Selleck attends Build series to discuss his show
Tom Selleck attends Build series to discuss his show "Blue Bloods/ Photo by Chance Yeh/FilmMagic

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Tom Selleck earns an impressive $200,000 per episode for his role in the television series "Blue Bloods." This equates to a staggering $5 million per season. Notably, during the peak of his career, while starring in "Magnum P.I.," Selleck earned a remarkable $500,000 per episode in 1985, which, adjusted for inflation, would be equivalent to $1.2 million per episode today.

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Throughout his career, Tom Selleck became a familiar face in the world of commercials. He appeared in advertisements for notable brands like Coca-Cola, Revlon's Chaz Cologne, Dubonnet, Right Guard Deodorant, and Close-Up toothpaste. Most notably, he portrayed "The Marlboro Man" in a campaign for Marlboro.

Tom Selleck during 2004 Monte-Carlo TV Festival - Ike Photocall at Japanese Gardens in Monte Carlo, Monaco, Monaco/ GettyImages/Photo by Toni Anne Barson Archive/WireImage
Tom Selleck during 2004 Monte-Carlo TV Festival - Ike Photocall/ GettyImages/Photo by Toni Anne Barson Archive/WireImage


Selleck ventured into the music industry in 2021 when he made his album debut, singing "Yessir, That's My Baby" alongside Nicolas King on King's Act One album.

In addition to his net worth, Selleck has invested in real estate. He purchased a home in Hawaii in 1993, which he later sold in 2001 for $2.48 million. His impressive 65-acre ranch in Ventura, California, offers a luxurious lifestyle with features like a helipad, tennis courts, swimming pools, and a golf course.

Year Earnings
2021 $35 Million
2022 $40 Million
2023 $45 Million

Selleck's personal life has been marked by his passion for the outdoors, sports, and shooting. He is an active member of the National Rifle Association (NRA). As a skilled volleyball player, he is known for his sports enthusiasm and closely follows NHL hockey.

Actor Tom Selleck visits
Actor Tom Selleck visits "Extra" /Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Extra


During his acting career, Selleck received numerous accolades, including an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his role in "Magnum P.I." He also earned an Emmy Award nomination in 2000 for Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his appearance on the popular sitcom "Friends."

What is Tom Selleck's most iconic role?

Tom Selleck is most renowned for his role as Thomas Magnum in the hit TV series "Magnum P.I." This role earned him fame and an Emmy Award.

How much does Tom Selleck earn for his current role on "Blue Bloods"?

Tom Selleck earns an impressive $200,000 per episode for his portrayal of the Police Commissioner in the television series "Blue Bloods."

Does Tom Selleck have a social media presence?

Yes, Tom Selleck is active on social media platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.


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