Marilyn Manson Net Worth, Life, Career, Awards, Achievements, Money

Marilyn Manson Net Worth, The Controversial Musician

Marilyn Manson is a famous versatile artist who is a singer, musician, composer, actor, and author.

He’s also a former music journalist.

Manson is well-known for his controversial stage image and personality as the lead vocal of the Marilyn Manson band.

He co-founded the band with his friend Daisy Berkowitz, the lead guitarist of the band.

Manson remains the only constant member.

The name Marilyn Manson is the combination of a 1960s actress, Marylin Monroe, and criminal Charles Manson.

Despite his negative influence on young people, Marilyn Mansion had quite a successful career in the entertainment industry.

So, what is Marilyn Mansion net worth? We’re about to see it.

Early Life

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Marilyn Manson was born as Brian Hugh Warner on January 5, 1969, in Canton, Ohio.

He was the only son of Hugh Angus Warner and Barbara Warner Wyer.

Brian has a German, Irish, and English descent.

When he was a child, Brian attended his mother Episcopal church and Heritage Christian School.

Brian got moved to GlenOak High School because he fell in love with music the students were not supposed to listen to.

He graduated from the GlenOak in 1987. Then in 1990, he went to college at Broward Community College in Florida.

Brian gained experience by writing articles for a music magazine during his college time.

He worked as a music interviewer in the magazine “25th Parallel” which led him to meet several musicians who he inspired by.

Music Career

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In 1989, Brian adopted the name “Marilyn Manson” as his stage name combining Ameican pop cultural icons names.

He formed a band called “Marilyn Manson & the Spooky Kids” with Scott Putesky as the guitarist.

Then, the name changed to just “Marilyn Manson”. The band had played in clubs for four years.

In 1993, they get noticed by Trent Reznor who helped them released their first album.

The debut album entitled “Portrait of an American Family” released in 1994 and it became a cult hit.

A year later, the duo launched another work called Extended Play (EP) entitled “Smells Like Children”.

That EP contained tracks that all about drugs and childhood abuse.

This was the reason Marilyn Manson marked as the controversial band.

The year of 1996 seemed to be their breakout year.

They released an album “Antichrist Superstar” which led Brian to great popularity.

The theme of the album appealed to many rebellious youngsters who got tired of religion.

In 1998, the band released another album “Mechanical Animals” which was the next part of the trilogy album series which “Antichrist Superstar” was the previous one.

The album peaked number 1 in the US music chart. It had both critical and commercial success in the market.

The next album “Holy Wood” was released in 2000. It’s the final installment of the trilogy.

Marilyn Mansion band’s music was a combination of alternative and industrial metal styles.

in 2003, Marilyn Manson released a Nazi-themed album called “The Golden Age of Grotesque”.

Once again, the album performed well in the market.

It received the gold certificate in Germany, France, Australia, and the UK. They released another album in 2009.

It’s titled “The High End of Low” which peaked at number 4 on the Billboard 200 Chart in its debut week.

TV and Movies Acting Career of Marilyn Manson

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Besides musical works and performances, Marilyn Manson also appeared in several movies and TV shows.

Brian made his film debut in a movie titled “Lost Highway” directed by David Lynch in 1997.

Due to his performance in that movie, he got many offers to appear in more movies as minor roles and cameos.

He appeared in films like Jawbreaker in 1999, The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things in 2004, and Rise: Blood Hunter in 2007.

Marylin Manson also featured in some TV shows including Eastbound & Down on HBO channel, and Once Upon a Time on ABC.

One of the famous facts about him is the Brian Hugh Warner child actor in The Wonder Years.

The proof is that the child actor is not Marilyn Manson or Brian Warner.

It’s an actor Josh Saviano who looks like Brian.

Awards and Achievements

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Throughout his career as a solo artist and a part of Marilyn Manson band, Manson had received a total of 31 award winnings and 58 nominations.

  • He won the Billboard Music Video Awards three times in 1997 and 1998. He won for as Hard Rock Clip of the Year, Best Hard Rock Video, and Maximum Vision Award for his singles.
  • Marilyn Manson received the Icon Award in 2016 from the Alternative Press Music Awards.
  • The Loudwire Music Awards awarded Marilyn Manson with two awards in 2012.
  • He received MTV Video Music Awards for the video song of ‘The Dope Show” as the Best Cinematography in a Video.
  • The Rolling Stone music magazine gave two awards to Marilyn Manson band as the Best New Artist in 1997 and their album “The Pale Emperor” as the best Metal Album in 2015.
  • From Kerrang Awards, he received the Lifetime Achievement Awards in 2015.

Marilyn Manson Money, How Rich Is Marilyn Manson

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According to Celebrity Net Worth, the total of Marilyn Manson net worth is $25 million.

Most of his net worth was earned from his musical works and TV or movie appearances.

Three of Marlyn Manson band’s albums went platinum and three more went for the gold certificate.

The album sales of Marilyn Manson’s “The Antichrist Superstar” reached 8.9 million copies

It has an estimated record sales of around $10 million.

Marilyn Manson’s other album “Smells Like Children” in 1995 reached a record sale of around $1.5 million.

With his band, he has released a total of 10 studio albums and 30 singles.

Brian Warner lived in a luxury house in Hollywood Hills that worth millions of dollars.

He also owns a luxury classic car that he often drives to the public is his 1969 Custom Lincoln Continental which is very popular among collectors that worth around $20 thousand.


Despite his controversial personality, Marilyn Manson has a successful career as an artists.

His unique works and looks earned him a lot of fans and money.

He received a lot of awards and nominations which prove him to be one of the greatest.

As of this year, Marilyn Manson net worth is approximately $25 million.