How much is Frank Welker's net worth? Know his career and sources of income

HitBerryPublished on   22 Jun, 2017Updated on   24 May, 2021

Franklin Wendell "Frank" Welker; an American actor who is best known as a voice actor. He is popularly known for his role as Fred Jones from the Scooby- Doo franchise since 1969. He also voiced in many recurring characters in the original "Transformers" animated series.

Frank received an Emmy Award as the honor of his lifetime achievements in the year 2016. Frank's professional life has overcome his personal life. So, we will talk about his net worth and career.

How much is Frank Welker's net worth?

Frank Welker is one of the most re-known voice actors. He served in the industry since 1967. Frank is also regarded as the highest- grossing star in Hollywood which made everyone keep their eyes on his net worth.

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According to The Richest, Frank Welker earned around $15 million throughout his entire career. Also, sites like Celebrity Net Worth claim his net worth as $15 million.  He collected such a huge amount through working as a voice actor in many movies.

Frank Welker's Career and Sources of Income

Frank Welker is an American actor born on March 12, 1946, in Denver, Colorado. He attended the Santa Monica City College to learn theatrical arts. While studying as a college student, he started his voice career for an advertisement for dog food.

Frank auditioned for Scooby Doo's Hanna-Barbera but got the role of Fred Jones. He made his first appearance on screen in a fight scene in Dirty Little Billy opened in 1972. Later, he appeared in Trouble with Girls, Now You See Him, Now You Don't, How to Frame a Figg.

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Frank debuted as Fred Jones of Scooby Doo in the year 1969 and marked his career as a voice actor. In 1973, he gave his voice in a Hanna-Barbera series to Marvin White. He gave his voice to several cartoon characters like Doctor Claw, Slimer, Hefty Smurf, Mister Mxyzptlk, Ray Stantz and more. Frank lends his voice to several characters of Transformers in the 1980s. He gave his voice to over 100 credits.

Besides his voice actor, he made his on- camera appearances like television shows like Love American Style, The Partridge Family, and The Don Knotts Show as well as Laugh-In, The Tonight Show, Merv Griffin and The Smothers Brothers Show.

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Now, Frank Welker actively works in the field, no doubt his net worth will get higher in coming days.