Sam Esmail Net Worth

$10 million

Sam Esmail wears many hats because he is a film and television producer, screenwriter, director and also runs a production company. Sam Esmail has a net worth of $10 million. He is known for directing the show called Mr. Robot that premiered from 2015–2019. As one of the most talented producers and directors, most of his money comes from the roles of directing and writing films. If you watched the psychological thriller ‘homecoming’ on Amazon Prime Video that was one of his works as a film writer and director.

  • Sam Esmail Net Worth: $10 million
  • Сеlеbrаtеd Nаmе: Sam Esmail
  • Rеаl Nаmе/Full Nаmе: Sam Esmail
  • Gеndеr: Male
  • Віrth Dаtе: 17 September 1977
  • Sam Esmail Аgе: 43 years
  • Віrth Рlасе:  Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
  • Nаtіоnаlіtу: American
  • Неіght: 1.93 m
  • Wеіght: 80kgs
  • Рrоfеѕѕіоn: Film Producer, Director and Screen Writer
  • Lаѕt Uрdаtеd: December
Sam Esmail Net Worth

How He Makes His Money

As a film writer, he earns a lot of money. According to the salary statistics of a film writer, it is estimated to be above $65,000. He is also a film director which also earns him a lot of money. Besides the film writing and directing roles, he also has his own production company which holds a lot of tasks as far as film direction and production are concerned.

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Early Life

Sam Esmail was born on September 17, 1977, in Hoboken, New Jersey. He has a sister and two young brothers. One of the brothers participated in editing the series called Mr. Robot and Homecoming. He lived in southern Carolina then later moved to North Carolina.

Ever since he was a kid, Esmail was interested in technology and he acquired his first computer when he was nine years old. Some years later, he began doing computer programming. He went to high school at Summerville, South Carolina. In 1995, after his family moved to Sewell, New Jersey, he graduated from Washington Township High School.

He then went to New York University where he studied film and computer science. He graduated in 1998 from the Tisch School of the Arts. While at the school, Esmail was put on academic probation for hacking people’s emails there. At age 20, he raised $6 million for his startup. After his company failed, he went to Dartmouth College to study creative writing. In 2001, he moved to Los Angeles where he graduated with a Master of Fine Arts in directing in 2004.

Career Life

After graduating in 2004, it was difficult for him to find a job he held odd jobs. He later found a job as a post-production supervisor. He used to edit reality TV shows such as Lifetime and A&E. He also worked for Comedy central at HBO as an editor.

In 2014, he moved to the project of Mr. Robot and the famous prestige television. Emsail is the creator of Mr.Robot and also a director. In November 2018, he took part in directing the series called Homecoming. Following his fame, he formed his own production company in 2019 called the Esmail Corp. some of the movies sam has worked on include the comet, mockingbird, deep down in Florida.

Personal Life

Esmail got engaged to Emmy Rossum in 2015 after they had dated for two years. The two got married in 2018. Esmail suffers from social anxiety disorder. He lives in two cities, Los Angeles and New York City.

Common Questions People Ask About Sam Esmail.

How Old is Sam Esmail?

43 years

Who is Married to Sam Esmail?

Emmy Rossum

What is the Net worth of Sam Esmail?

$10 million

What are the Series Sam Esmail Worked On?

Mr Robot

Does Emmy Rossum have a child?

The two are married but no news about them having a child

Is Mr robot a real person?

No, he is not a real person.

Where is Sam Esmail from?

Hoboken, New Jersey, United States


As a professional in the film and television industry, he has acquired a lot of fame and popularity. His work such as Mr. Robot, Home coming and Esmail Corp Production company have given him a big name in the media industry. He is a true celebrity who earns deals often.

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