Robert O’Neill Net Worth (Updated)

What is the net worth of Robert O Neill?

Net Worth$2.5 Million
Date of BirthApril 10, 1976
Age45 Years Old
Birth PlaceMontana, USA
Source of WealthFormer U.S. Navy SEAL and author
Last Updated2022

Robert O’Neill is a former United States Navy Seal, motivational speaker, and former Fox News contributor. A war hero with a $2.5 million net worth.

He is best known for his role in the 2011, Operation Neptune Spear Abbottabad raid that ended in the death of Taliban leader and international terrorist Osama bin Laden. During the operation, it was subject to the controversy that he claimed to be a solo individual. Who had shot bin Laden. 

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Early Life and Education

Robert’s real name is Robert J. O’Neill. He was born in Butte, Montana, US, on April 10, 1976. He is a son of Tom O’Neill, Jim and Diane Johnson. He is the brother of Tom O’Neill.

He grew up in a copper mining town. Where he went to Butte Central Catholic High School

He enlisted in the Navy SEALs after graduating from high school. At the age of 19, he enlisted in the Navy. He also attended  Montana Technological University. His father used to take him hunting and teach him the art of hunting.


He is said to have participated in over 400 operations as a Navy SEAL. Robert fled home 11 times during his career, believing he would not return alive. Robert was a part of Operation Red Wings, in which he assisted in the rescue of Marcus Luttrell. The goal of the Operation Red Wings mission was to apprehend Ahmad Shah. 

Three of the four SEALs were killed during the mission. A helicopter brought in to assist them was also shot down, killing eight special forces men and eight Navy SEALs on board.

Richard Phillips, an American merchant mariner who was the captain of the MV Maersk Alabama. When it was hijacked by Somali pirates in 2009, it was also saved by O’Neill. O’Neill was a member of SEAL Team 6 during the attack on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, on May 2, 2011.

“The Operator: Firing the Shots that Killed Osama bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior,” by Rob, was published in 2017. He recently inked a deal for a film adaptation of his book “The Operator.” 

Lorne Michaels’ Broadway Video and Universal Pictures acquired the film’s rights. The script is being written by Michael Russell Gunn. Gunn is presently working as a supervising producer on Showtime’s “Billions.”

O’Neill has received four Bronze Star Medals, two Silver Stars, three Presidential Unit Citations, a Joint Service Commendation Medal (with “V” device), and two Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medals (with “V” device). 

He served with SEAL Teams Two (1996–2001), Four (2001–2004), and Six (2004–2012), and attained the rank of senior chief petty officer.

After his discharge on 24 August 2012, from the Navy. O’Neill was still assigned to SEAL Team Six at Virginia Beach, Virginia. And had six months and 15 days of sea service to his credit O’Neill claimed in 2014 that he left the military because he no longer felt.

It is Estimated that he annually earned US$60,000 (equivalent to $67,636 in 2020).

Personal life 

Robert O’Neill married Jessica Halpin in a wedding on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in August 2017. Jessica had no idea he had killed Osama bin Laden when they first met.

How Does Robert O’Neill Make Money?

O’Neill made the majority of his fortune as a Navy SEAL. He began giving motivational lectures once he retired. He’d also started contributing to Fox News. Rob also receives money from the sale of “The Operator,” his New York Times best-selling memoir.

In addition, Robert has a film deal in 2019 based on his biography. As a result, former US Navy SEAL Robert O’Neill’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.

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Robert O’Neill Biography/ Wikipedia

Full name / Real NameRobert J. O’Neill
Nick NameRobert
Professional NameRobert O’Neill
Birth DateApril 10, 1976
Age45 years old
Marital StatusMarried (Seperated)
Worth/salary / Income:$2.5 million
ProfessionFormer Navy SEAL, Author, Motivational Speaker

4 Robert O’Neill Quotes

“If you’ve never seen 100 circus clowns get out of a car and want to, turn on any news station.”

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“Make no mistake… There are huge differences between liberals and leftists.”

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“If you are wearing a suit and tie, you’re wrong about the war.”

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“Rob did not receive many awards but still, everyone is proud of him for the things he did for his country without expecting anything in return.”

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Robert O’Neill (born Robert James O’Neill) is a retired United States Navy SEAL and author most known for firing the bullets that killed Osama bin Laden during the raid on his Abbottabad compound. He has an approx net worth of $2.5 million.


Frequently asked questions about Robert O’ Neill 

Who is Robert O’Neill?

He is an American navy soldier and motivational speaker.

What is the age of Robert O’Neill?

He is 44 years old. As he was born on April 10, 1976.

Is Robert O’Neill married?

Yes, he’s married to Jessica. They were legally separated by February, 2013. 

(This is not the exact net worth of Robert O’Neill, it is the estimated worth. The info is a copy collected from various high web sources). 

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