How much is Wayne LaPierre's net worth? Know his career and awards

July 3, 2018
First Published On: July 6, 2017
by HitBerry

We all are familiar with DC comic character Bruce Wayne, who is super rich, holds awesome gadgets and fights the crime behind the mask. Well in real life, Wayne LaPierre somehow resembles the character. Although he doesn't hold awesome gadget, he sure fights for the welfare of the community, not with the fist.

Wayne Robert LaPierre, Jr is an American author and gun right advocates.Wayne, delivering the problems related to the societies and addressing to the public often makes the news.

Who is Wayne LaPierre?Know more about him

Wayne LaPierre born on November 8, 1949, is best known for his position as vice executive president of the National Rifle Association. The gun policies in America became serious issues when crime rate and possession of firearms increased. Wayne created the whole solution for this problem. Apart from these Wayne is an author of many books including

  • Guns, Crime, and Freedom (1994)
  • Shooting Straight: Telling the Truth About Guns in America (2002)
  • Guns, Freedom, and Terrorism (2003)

Wayne LaPierre, Source: iy.time

He worked as government activist for many years.

Wayne and NRA

Wayne,67 is an executive vice president of National Rifle Association, which was created back in 1871  to "promote and encourage rifle shooting on a scientific basis". NRA made its political path in 1934 when they supported gun control acts, the National Firearms Act of 1934 (NFA) and Gun Control Act of 1968 (GCA). However, NRA became politically active in  1970.

National Rifle Association, Source:  d27

The NRA is now among the most powerful special interest lobby groups in the US, with a substantial budget to influence members of Congress on gun policy.

How big is NRA?
NRA  spends around  $250m per year budget to control guns in America. Some sources revealed, NRA has largest group members than any of those groups or disburses funds who does educational programs. The members associated with NRA is close to 5 million.

Wayne LaPierrre and US President Donald Trump, Source: img.thee

Wayne has mentioned, NRA as the "the oldest, largest, and most effective civil rights group on earth." He gives strong arguments in the  Meeting at the organization's annual meeting in Louisville, Kentucky on May 21, 2016, addressing Obama he stated and blamed Obama for letting in immigrants and increasing crime. He also addressed illegal immigrants as Aliens.



As an  NRA executive vice president and an advocate, Wayne gets $1million USD per year and has a net worth of $10million USD.