Rick Rubin Net Worth: Bio, Age, wiki, Wife, Height, Earnings (Updated 2022)

What Is Rick Rubin’s Net Worth?

Net Worth$300 Million
Born March 10, 1963
Age58 Years 
BirthplaceLong Beach, United State of America
Source of WealthRecord Producer
Last Updated2022

Rick Rubin is an American professional record producer. As of 2022, he has earned a net worth of $300 Million. He is best known as the co-founder of Def Jam Recordings, along with Russell Simmons.

He was a co-president of Columbia Records, A subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment of America.

Rubin has also established American records. And he helped popularize hip-hop music with LL Cool J, Beastie Boys, Ghetto Boys, Run DMC, and Public Enemy.

He is called “One of the most important producers of the last 20 years” by MTV. and “100 Most Influential People in the world” by Times. 


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How Was Rick Rubin’s Early Life & Education?

Rick Rubin’s real name is Frederick Jay Rubin. He took birth on March 10, 1963, in Long Beach, New York, US. He is from a Jewish family. Where his mother Linda a housewife and his father Michael, a shoe wholesaler.

He was raised in Lido Beach, where he went to Long Beach High School, where he learned a few lessons of guitar and songwriting.

He used to play in garage and school performances until a teacher helped him to create his band called The Pricks. 

He has attended New York University for further studies.

How Did Rick Rubin Start his Career?

Rubin founded Def Recording during the last time of high school. He started developing an interest in hip-hop production and in 1983 he produced “It’s Your” with his label, for rapper T La Rock. 

During this period he has worked with several artists and rappers to help popularize hip-hop music. And has produced several songs with numerous rappers around the world.

In 1983, he founded “Def American Records”, later he changed the name to “American Records”. They got their first major project in 1984, for the album Johnny Cash’s American Recordings.

During that time the label got huge success and they collaborated with several artists, rappers, and singers, including Mick Jagger, Bob Marley, Jay-Z, Eminem, Billy Corgan, and many more…

In 2007, Rubin became the co-president of Columbia Records. ANd co-produced several albums, including Linkin Park’s “Minutes to Midnight” with Mike Shinoda.

The same year he won the Grammy Awards for the producer of the year and in 2012 he won a Grammy Awards for Albums of the Year.

In 2012, he left Columbia Records and made a deal with Republic Records to revive American records. 

He is a great fan of watching Professional Wrestling and he has a lifetime subscription ticket to World Wrestling Federation

He is also mentioned in the chapter of Tim Ferris’s book “Tools of Titan”. 

How Does Rick Rubin Make His Money?

Here are the main sources of income, through which he has accumulated a net worth of $300 million.

  • As a Record Producer(Def Jam Recordings and American Recordings)
  • Co-Head of Columbia Records
  • Films
  • Sponsorship 
  • Tours and events production

Rick Rubin Social Media Profile

You can follow him on various social media accounts to learn and get inspiration from him.

Rick Rubin’s Major Highlights

Here are some of the major highlights of his career.

Rick Rubin Productions

  • Hose
  • Original Concept – Can You Feel It?
  • Various – Loud Rocks
  •  Weezer – Make Believe
  • The Strokes – The New Abnormal
  • And many more…

Rick Rubin Films

  • Funky Monks
  • Inside Living Things
  • Oh, Vita! Making an Album
  • Shangri-La
  • And more

Rick Rubin Awards

  • Grammy Awards 8 times
  • Best Country Album
  • Best Rap Song
  • Album of the Year
  • And many more…

Rick Rubin Famous Quotes

“It’s [about] getting closer to the source and not being distracted by any nonsense…”

Rick Rubin

“People are willing to get short-term gains at the risk of long-term choices…”

Rick Rubin

4 Success Lessons on Leadership by Rick Rubin

  • Have a clear vision
  • Take Risk
  • Have Great Expectations
  • Give your Best


Rick Rubin is one of the most influential people in the music industry. He is the founder of Def Jam Recordings and American Recordings. He has helped several artists to achieve their success. He has won 8 Grammy Awards.

I hope you have gained some inspiring lessons from him. Which you are going to implement in your journey.

Also as per the recent updates, the Net Worth of Rick Rubin is $300 Million…!



Here are a few of the questions that are frequently asked, related to Rick Rubin.

Who is Rick Rubin’s Wife?

He is married to Mourielle Hurtado Herrera. 

Does Rick Rubin have Any Children?

Yes, he does have children.

Does Rick Rubin Have Any Awards and Achievements?

He has won several awards and he has won 8 Grammy Awards.

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