Rachel Ray’s name is synonymous with a celebrity chefs. The cook is a culinary mogul and TV personality that is at the top when it comes to cooking. In addition to being a chef, she is also a businesswoman and TV personality. As a matter of fact, she has won 3 Daytime Emmy awards.
|Birthday||August 25, 1968|
|Ethnicity||Mixed (Sicilian, French, Scottish, and Welsh)|
|Net Worth||$100 Million|
Due to her long ad decorated career, she is also one of the richest chef’s in the world with a multimillion net worth. As a matter of cat, she comes in the top 10 richest cooks in the world.
Rachael Ray Net Worth & Salary 2020
Ray has amassed a huge fortune from her career, her worth in 2020 is a staggering $100 million. She has been working in the restaurant industry since the 1990s to make this net worth.
Similarly, she earns around $25 million per year from her different shows, cookbooks, sponsorship deals, etc.
She is also wealthy in property and has a home in the expensive neighborhood of New York. This house caught fire on August 9, 2020, and burned down but the residents were unharmed.
Rachael Ray Husband – John M. Cusimano and Married Life
Rachel Ray married John M. Cusimano on September 24, 2005, and they have been together ever since. They first met at a party thrown by mutual friends and started talking.
Initially, John told Ray what he had made or dinner the night before and impressed by what he had made even though he was not a chef. This made her think he was gay.
As a matter of fact, she was a bit sad and wanted to set him up with her friend, an Italian man. After clearing the initial confusion they talked until 4 am in the morning.
Her husband a musician and is the frontman of a band called The Cringe. John Cusimano has been in the indie band for a lot of years and has even opened up for some bands like Motley Crue, Steel Panther, and Fuel.
Like his wife, John is also multitalented and has worked as an actor, mixologist, and TV producer. He supports his wife in writing cookbooks. As a matter of fact, he has co-authored some of her work and also cooked with her in quarantine.
They do not have any children together but adopted a dog. In an interview, the pair said that they were childless by choice.
Popular TV Shows
One of the first TV shows the star ever had was 30 Minute Meals on the popular channel, The Food Network. She hosted the show from 2001 to 2012 and this was her earliest brush with fame.
Due to her growing fame, she was given her own self-titled show Rachael Ray. This deviated a bit from her cooking shows and was a talk show. She did keep her roots however and cooked at least one dish at the end of each episode.
She ran the show for more than 2,000 episodes and 13 seasons. During its tenure on air, the show exchanged many networks.
The 2012 show, Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off was also one of her more popular series as it pits the two celebrity chefs against each other.
Her Social Media Presence
Ray has a huge following online, as a matter of fact, her followers are also immensely loyal. On Instagram, she has amassed over 964,000 followers.
She uses Instagram to teach her fans some of her recipes while also socializing with them. Ray posts photos of her dog which she claims is close to her kid.
In similar fashion, her Twitter account also has over 4.3 million followers.