Since leaving the White House, Barack Obama has continued to very well for himself financially. The former president released the first volume of his memoir, “A Promised Land,” in November 2020; by December 2020, it had sold 3.3 million copies, becoming one of the top-selling political memoirs in history. Aside from the success of his memoir, Obama and his wife, former first lady Michelle Obama, also signed a lucrative Netflix deal in 2018.
Under the banner of their production company, Higher Ground, the Obamas have released three documentaries so far: “American Factory,” which won an Oscar, “Becoming” and “Crip Camp,” which has the rare distinction of holding a 100% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
Celebrity Net Worth reported the former president’s net worth as $70 million. According to an estimate by [email protected], American University’s business analytics program, however, Barack and Michelle Obama could make as much as…
— to finance.yahoo.com