Courteney Cox Net Worth: Income & Career

Courtney Cox

An American director, producer, and actress Courteney Cox has a staggering net worth of $15o million.

Perhaps she is mostly famous for her role as Monica Geller on NBC’s television show “Friends,” which aired from 1994 to 2004.

Furthermore, she also appeared in several hit movies and television careers besides NBC sitcom Friends.

So, the source of Courteney Cox’s wealth is from her acting and modeling career.

Courtney Cox
Courtney Cox (Source: POPSUGAR)

Moreover, she left her college and opted to indulge and focus on acting and modeling careers instead.

Courteney Cox, aka Monica Geller from Friends show, is from Birmingham, Alabama.

She was born to Richard Lewis Cox, a businessman, and mother, Courteney Copeland, on June 15, 1964.

Likewise, ABC sitcom Cougar Town (2009-2015), NBC sitcom Family Ties (1987-1989), Scream (1996- present) are several of her famous Television shows.

Quick Facts

Let’s look out for some quick facts about the American star actress.

Born Name Courteney Bass Cox
Nickname Cece
Date of Birth June 15, 1964
Height 5 ft. 5 inches (165 cm)
Weight 61 kg
Age 59Years Old
Country of Origin United States of America
Race/Ethnicity White
Birth Place/City Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Religion Christian
Profession Television Director, Actor, Television producer, Performer, Film Producer, Film director
Career 1984-present
Net Worth $150 Million
Gender Female
Hair color Black
Eye color Green
Sexual Orientation Straight
Zodiac Sign Gemini
School Mountain Brook High School
College Bachelor of Architecture in Mount Vernon College
Father’s Name Richard Lewis Cox
Mother’s Name Courteney Bass Copeland
Siblings 3(Virginia, Dorothy, and Richard Jr.)
Marital Status Divorced
Spouse Name David Arquette (m. 1999; div. 2013)
Relationship Status
In a relation
Spouse Name
Children/Kids Name 1 (Coco Arquette)
Awards & Nominations
  • 46 nominations
  • 6 wins
Social Media Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Last Update March, 2024


Networth and Income

As of yet, American actress Courteney Cox has an estimated net worth of $150 million.

This colossal sum of her net worth is earned solely from her career as an actress.

Further, she managed to earn about $88 million from her 10 seasons of NBC sitcom “Friends.”

During her first season in “Friends,” her salary was $22.5 per episode.

Eventually, as the show “Friends” rose to international prominence, her salary too was raised.

Most probably, the last two seasons of ” Friends” must be the climax of her earning.

Courteney Cox got an incredible salary of $1 million per episode.

Recently,  the most awaited reunion of the show “Friends” was aired, from which she will earn at least $2.5 million.

Similarly, Courteney received $275k for each episode of her ABC series Cougar Town.

Courteney Cox has a real estate net worth of an incredible $35 million.

Houses & Cars


Courteney Cox is financially independent and had bought a glorious in Malibu, California.

It cost her $17.15 million, but she sold it in the same year to buy a different mansion in Malibu.

Further, Cox purchased this new mansion in Malibu for $33.5 million.

Courteney Cox's house in Malibu
Courteney Cox’s house in Malibu

Moreover, this mansion was situated near the beach, which was designed by famous architect John Lautner.

Similarly, she had bought two luxurious apartments in Sunset Strip in Beverly Hills.

Cox purchased both apartments for just $5 million, a big bargained-priced apartment in Beverly Hills.

Eventually, she decided to sell both apartments and sold them for $18 million to music producer Dr. Luke in 2014.


Courteney Cox has a huge car collection and is buying branded and latest cars each year.

American Actress has a gorgeous Porsche 911 with starting price of $99,000, which climbs up to $21600.

Further, he has a priceless Mercedes MK class ranging ($48,900)  and Range Rover Vogue ( $211,000).

Courteney Cox with her Mercedes MK Benz
Courteney Cox with her Mercedes MK Benz

Similarly, she also has Lexus ISC F, which costs around $44,900.

In addition, Cox has the most expensive car, the Jaguar d type, whose value can range from $1 million up to $3 million.

Courteney also has a $157,000 BMW 7 Series in her big list of branded car collections.

Watch and Jewelry

Courteney Cox loves branded things, and to no surprise, she wears luxurious Rolex watches.

Similarly, she is really fond of jewelry and wears Jennifer Meyer’s fine jewelry like necklaces, earrings, and bangles.

Lifestyle and Vacation


Courteney Cox is currently married to an Irish musician Johnny Mcdaid, vocalist of the Snow Patrol band.

Cox has an expensive but lucrative hobby; for instance, she loves to buy a house then renovate and upgrade it before selling it for a profit.

Furthermore, American actress loves doing business along with investments in stock markets.

Likewise, Cox loves several sports like tennis, basketball, and surfing.

Even though the American actress is in her 50s, she is in perfect shape and conscious about maintaining her shape.

Recently, Cox posted a workout video of herself alongside her daughter.

Cox is actually more like “Monica,” her character in Friends, always staying active and energetic in real life.


In 2019, Courteney Cox and Jennifer Aniston went on a vacation in Cabo San Lucas beach in Mexico.

Moreover, they looked gorgeous in bikinis, and in fact, they were seen sharing a friendly kiss.

Movies, T.V. shows, and Endorsements


American actress Courteney Cox has played more than twenty movies.

Basically, some of the hit films she starred in were Masters of the Universe (1987), Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), Barnyard (2006), Bedtime Stories (2008).

Moreover, Cox has also directed the movie” Just Before I go,” a comedy-drama.

T.V. shows

Courteney Cox is famous for her character Monica Geller in the TV show Friends.

For this role, she was nominated seven times for the title of the best actor by Screen Actors Guild Award.

Unfortunately, she just managed to win Screen Actors Guild Award only once.

Besides “Friends,” she has featured in the ABC sitcom Cougar Town in the role of Jules Cobb.

Likewise, Cox has cast in yet another NBC sitcom, Family Ties, in which she starred as Lauren Miller.

In fact, the American actress also has her own production company named Coquette Productions.


The American actress is a star figure and has made several endorsements deals with huge companies.

Further, Courteney Cox is an ambassador and model for beauty brands like Pantene and Avon.

In 2009, she featured in an advertisement of Avon for their product Avon Spotlight Perfume.

Similarly, Cox has been an ambassador for hair care product brand Pantene since 2012.

In addition, she has appeared in several commercials and promotional advertisements for Pantene.


Courteney Cox began her career as a model at first and was signed by Ford Modeling Agency.

Later, In 1984, she made her debut in acting career with the television show As the World Turns in 1984.

However, Cox’s first big breakthrough came when she featured in American singer Bruce Springsteen‘s video of his song “Dancing in The Dark.”

Further, she was cast by NBC sitcom Family Ties in 1987.

But her biggest breakthrough and ticket to international fame arrived when she signed with the NBC comedy show “Friends.”

Even though She starred as Monica Geller in Friends, she was asked to play the character of Racheal Green on “Friends.”

“Friends” is one of the most successful sitcom of all time, and Cox has earned around $88 million for this sitcom alone.

This ended up being her most recognized role, which lasted for ten extremely successful seasons until its finale in 2004.

After “Friends,” she was cast in the television series “Dirt” to play Lucy Spiller’s character.

Moreover, Cox was also starred in the role of Jules Cobb in “Cougar Town.” in 2009.

In addition, she also worked as director of ABC/TBS’s television sitcom “Cougar Town.”

She has also starred in several films, including  Masters of the Universe, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Mothers, and Daughters, Bedtime Stories, Barnyard.

Charity Works & Causes

Charity Works

American actress Courteney Cox is a generous, helpful, and kind-hearted person.

Moreover, Cox helped design and signed a pair of shoes for the Stuart Weitzman charity shoe auction benefiting ovarian cancer awareness and research.

Courteney Cox has indulged herself in 34 charity works and events.

Furthermore, she has founded the OmniPeace foundation with David Arquette.

Some of the charities that she is involved with are Feeding America, Healthy Child Healthy World, Last Chance for Animals, Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, Lili Claire Foundation, etc.


Courteney Cox has supported and helped to raise funds for many charitable causes.

She has supported some of the causes of Human Rights, Hunger, Rape & Sexual Abuse, Disaster Relief, etc.

Moreover, Cox participated in a rally supporting publicist Nanci Ryder in the ALS walk, which was organized to raise funds for ALS patients.

Some Interesting Facts

Just like her character Monica in “Friends,” Courteney Cox is a neat freak in her real life.

Furthermore, She would always have the cleanest dressing room and even clean her co-stars’ dressing room if the room were messy.

Courteney Cox was offered to play the character of Rachel Green in the sitcom “Friends.”

But instead, he turned the offer and opted to play as Monica Geller and how it will perfectly fit for her.

Moreover, in 1985 she made American television history by speaking out the word “period” in Tampax advertisement. It was a serious taboo back then to even speak of menstruation.

FAQs about Courteney Cox

Can Courtney Cox actually play drums?

Yes, Courteney can play drums. In addition, she can even play the piano.

Who Is Courteney Cox married to?

Currently, Cox isn’t married. However, she has been dating Johnny McDaid, a vocalist of the Snow Patrol band. They have been in a relationship since 2013.

What is Courteney Cox doing now?

Courteney Cox reunited with her Friends Co-stars for a reunion of their sitcom Friends. Friends’ long-awaited reunion was entitled Friends: The Reunion, which aired on HBO Max on May 27, 2021.

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