Dave Attell Net Worth 2023: Bio, Age, Wife, Comedian (Updated)

What Is Dave Attell’s Net Worth?

Net Worth $7 Million
BornJanuary 18, 1965
Birthplace Queens, New York, United States 
Age 58 Years Old
Source of Wealth Stand-up Comedian, Writer, Actor
Last Updated 2023

Dave Attell is an American professional stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. He his recognition for his performance as a host in Comedy Central‘s “Insomniac with Dave Attell.” As of 2023, his total net worth is $7 million.

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Dave Attell Biography / Wikipedia / Wiki

Real NameDave Attell 
Known AsDave Attell 
Birth DateJanuary 18, 1965
Age58 Years Old
Horoscope Capricorn 
Height5 ft 9 in (175cm)
Weight 165 lbs (75 kg)
Nationality American 
Ethnicity Jewish 
Girlfriend N/A
Marital Status Unmarried 
Spouse N/A
Net Worth $7 Million 
Profession Comedian, Actor, and Writer

How Was Dave Attell’s Early Life And Education?

Dave Attell took birth on January 18, 1965, in Queens, New York, United States. He took birth to a Jewish family.

He was nurtured in Rockville Centre, New York on Long Island. Attell grew up with his one sibling Monica, who is a musician and was a partner during the opening act of Dave.

He graduated from South Side High School. In 1987, he went to New York University and got a degree in communications.

How Dave Attell Started His Career?

After graduation, he tried his comedic skills at open mic nights.

In 1988, Attell made his first performance on a television show named “VH1 Stand-Up Spotlight,” where the stage was shared by Lewis Black, Margaret Cho, Jeff Garlin, Jay Mohr, and Wanda Sykes.

On November 23, 1993, he made his appearance on the renowned American show “The Late Show With David Letterman.” 

Later, the famous comedian and producer, Lorne Michaels, offered Attell to be a writer and occasional performer on “Saturday Night Live.” 

In 1995, he performed two HBO specials along with Louis C.K, Anthony Clark, Eric Tunney, and Dave Chappelle.

Also, in 1995, at Young Comedian Special hosted by Garry Shandling, Attell was the featured performer.

In 1997, he was allotted to showcase his talent in an episode of “HBO Comedy Half-Hour.” 

In 2003, Attell was featured in a comedic talk show named “Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn.” It was an unscripted show which was based on the conversation done backstage at the Olive Tree Cafe.

In July 2008, Attell was the host of “The Gong Show with Dave Attell,” which aired under Comedy Central. The catchy thing about the show was that it consisted of a rotary panel of celebrity judges marking bizarre and incredible acts.

On October 20, 2011, he started to present his showtime in the series named “Dave’s Old Po*n,” where he joked about po*nog*aphic movies with guest comedians.

In April 2014, he performed a late-night stand-up comedy under Comedy Central called “Comedy Underground with Dave Attell.” This show was presented live in New York.

In films like “Abby Singer,” “Funny People,” and “Scary Movie 4,” he did cameo roles.vIn 2008, in the comedy film “Harold,” he played the prominent character of Barker.

In 2017, he performed in the documentary “Gilbert.”

Dave Attell’s Personal Life

Attell is a renowned American comedian. However, he is a secretive person and doesn’t share his private details with the public.

As of 2022, he is single.

He once revealed his relationship with the stand-up comedian and actress Sarah Silverman. Both met on the set of “Saturday Night Live” in 1989. However, they separated within a few months.

How Does Dave Attell Make Money?

The major sources of income through which Dave Attell make his money are

  • Earning as a stand-up comedian
  • Earning as an actor
  • Earning as a writer

Dave Attell’s Social Media Handles

Dave Attell Filmography

  • 2003- Ed
  • 2005- Crazy for Love
  • 2006- Scary Movie 4
  • 2008- Harold
  • 2009- Funny People
  • 2022- Life & Beth

Notable Works

  • 2018- Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross & Dave Attell
  • 2011 to 2012 – Dave’s Old Po*n
  • 2009 to 2012- Laugh Factory
  • 2007- Dave Attell: Captain Miserable

Dave Attell Quotes

“I am a joke comic. I tell jokes. I like writing a joke, and I like when a joke works, and I like other comics who tell jokes.”

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“You know, men and women are a lot alike in certain situations. Like when they’re both on fire – they’re exactly alike.”

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“I don’t think I’m a star or a celebrity or anything like that.”

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Life Lessons From Dave Attell’s Life

  • Keep try new ideas
  • Do what you love
  • Connect with your audience


Dave Attell is a profound stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. He gained immense recognition through his performance as a host in Comedy Central‘s “Insomniac with Dave Attell.”

I hope Attell’s success story inspires you to set your goals high and work hard.

As per recent updates, the net worth of Dave Attel is $7 million…!


Frequently Asked Questions 

These are some of the frequently asked questions about Dave Attell.

What is the height and weight of Dave Attell?

Dave Attell stands 5 ft 9 inch (175cm) tall and weighs around 165 lbs (75 kg).

Is Dave Attell dating?

Dave Attell was in a relationship with Sarah Silverman in 1989, after which they broke up. Currently, he is single.

What is the current net worth of Dave Attell?

The current net worth of Dave Attell is $7 million.

How are Dave Attell and Monica Attell related?

Dave and Monica Attell are siblings; she is a musician and was a partner during the opening acts of Dave.

Where is Dave Attell’s property?

Currently, Dave Attell has his property in Los Angeles, California.

PS: This is not the exact net worth of Dave Attell. It may be the same or more. The above information is collected from various high-clarity web sources.

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