Kirsten Dunst Net Worth: Movies & Lifestyle

Kirsten Dunst

The Mary Jane from Sam Raimi Spider-Man Trilogy fame, Kirsten Dunst, has a total net worth of $25 million.

Kirsten Dunst is a famous actress known for her movie roles in movies like Melancholia, Elizabethtown, Bring it On, and most famously as Mary Jane in Spider-Man Trilogy.

Dunst was born in New Jersey on April 30, 1982.

From an early age, Kirsten was very much passionate about acting.

At the age of three, Dunst appeared in several television commercials as a child fashion model.

Kirsten Dunst posing for a commertial.
Kirsten Dunst posing for a commercial.

She started her career during her school days where she used to do musical theater.

She rose to prominent fame after appearing as child vampire Claudia in the 1994 movie Interview with the Vampire.

Her performance won her nomination for Best Actress in Supporting Role in Golden Globe Awards.

Dunst’s first movie debut was in Woody Allen’s short film Oedipus Wrecks.

Quick Facts

Full Name Kirsten Caroline Dunst
Known as Kirsten Dunst
Date of birth April 30, 1982
Place of birth Point Pleasant, New Jersey, United States
Age 42 years old
Marital Status In a Relationship
Dating/Boyfriend Ennis Howard Plemons
Previous Boyfriends Jake Hoffman (1998)

Ben Foster (2000-2001)

Tobey Maguire (2001)

Jake Gyllenhaal (2002-2004)

Fabrizio Moretti (2007)

Johnny Borell (2007)

Justin Long (2008)

Jacob Soboroff (2008-2009)

Jason Boesel (2010-2011)

Father’s name Klaus Hermann Dunst
Mother’s name Inez Dunst
Siblings Christian Dunst (brother)
Gender Female
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Education Ranney School

Notre Dame High School

Hair color Strawberry Blonde
Eye color Blue
Height 5 ft 7 inches (170 cm)
Weight 54kg (119 lbs)
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Sexual Orientation Straight
Profession Actor
Years active 1985-current
Net worth $25 million
Body Type Average
Body Measurements 35-24-35
Bra Size 32 C
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Nick Name Kiki
Prominent Movies Claudia (1994)

The Virgin Suicides (1999)

Bring It On (2000)

Spider-Man (2002)

Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

Elizabethtown (2005)

Marie Antoinette (2006)

Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Melancholia (2011)

Awards and Honours Cannes Film Festival

Best Actress award for “Melancholia.”

Empire Award

Best Actress Award won for “Spider-Man.”

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Last Update July, 2024

Kirsten Dunst Net Worth and Income

The Golden Globe nominee actress Kirsten Dunst has a total net worth of $25 million.

Most of her income came from the salary from acting in various movies.

In addition to that, she also has earned several million dollars from selling her assets.

Kirsten purchased a loft in New York City for $3 million in 2007, which she sold in $4.5 million in 2018, making a total profit of $1.5 million.

When Dunst appeared in the hit comic book adaptation movie Spider-Man in 2002, her salary was limited to $2 million.

Her salary rose exponentially in further sequels, with $7 million for Spider-Man 2 and $10 million for Spider-Man 3.

She earned a total of around $20 million from the Sam Raimi Spider-Man franchise alone.

Later she also earned $5 million for her role in Wimbledon and $8 million for her role in Elizabethtown and another movie Marie Antoinette.

Earnings (In USD) Year
$2 million 2002 (Salary from Spiderman)
$1.7 million 2003 (from selling assets)
$5 million 2004 (from Wimbledon)
$7 million 2004 (Salary From Spider-Man 2)
$8 million 2005 (Salary from Elizabethtown)
$8 million 2006 (Salary from Marie Antoinette)
$10 million 2007 (Salary from Spider-Man 3)

Her salary per year is close to $4.13 million, and her monthly salary is close to $343,750.

Let’s look at the total net worth of Kirsten Dunst in different currencies

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 21,047,625
Pound Sterling £ 17,936,375
Australian Dollar A$ 33,731,375
Canadian Dollar C$ 31,360,250
Indian Rupee ₹ 1,853,608,750
BitCoin ฿ 650.20

Kirstein Dunst House and Cars


Dunst owned a lakefront house in Los Angeles near Toluca.

The actress lived there for 18 years and finally said adieu to her fiver-bed, four and a half bath home.

She sold the house for $4.77 million.

The house was built in 1960 with 4333 square foot space and set in front of the beautiful lake.

Kirsten Dunst house in Los Angeles.
Kirsten Dunst house in Los Angeles.

Dunst had bought the house for $2.6 million, making her about $2 million in total profit selling the asset.

Dunst also owns a plush apartment in a rich neighborhood of New York.

The apartment features three bedrooms, living space, dining space, and a spacious kitchen.

The apartment overlooks the streets of New York city with bigger windows.


Dunst is not really into cars and stuff.

She owns a black Toyota Prius, which costs around $24,525 in today’s time.

The car is a five-seater and has a 1.8-liter engine which produces 134hp and 102 lb-ft torque.

Kirstein Dunst Lifestyle and Vacation


Like we see on-screen, Dusnt is very stylish in real life as well.

Dunst loves to wear black, and we can even see her completely pulling off a black dress on several occasions and parties.

Actress Kirsten Dunst wearing black dress in Golden Globe Awards Show
Actress Kirsten Dunst wearing a black dress in Golden Globe Awards Show

Her favorite brands of beauty products include Dove, Eucerin Aquaphor Skin Care, Dr. Hauschka Body Oils.

Dunst is very sensitive towards her skincare routine and loves to use products that suit her lifestyle and skin.

Her favorite brands of shades are Ray-Ban and RAEN Optics, whereas she is often seen wearing boots from Justin Boots.


The beautiful actress of the Spider-Man franchise was seen vacating in different locations like St Barts, an island located between the Atlantic ocean and the Caribbean Sea.

St Barts has some exotic and gorgeous beaches with luxurious hotels and shopping destinations.

Dunst in a vacation in St Barts.
Dunst on a vacation in St Barts.

Dunst was also seen in another gorgeous location of the Hawaii Islands.

She was seen strolling the beaches with her friends and having a beer together.

Kirstein Dunst Movies, Investments, Endorsements and Book Publications


Starting her career at a young age through Television roles in NBS drama Sisters, Dunst successfully transitioned into movies.

Her debut movie was New York Stories which was released in 1989.

She is well known as a child actor to start in Robin Williams’s adventure movie Jumanji.

Dunst in movie Jumanji
Dunst in movie Jumanji

She then appeared in several low-budget and unsuccessful movies like Greedy, High Stung, The Mystery of Third Planet, The Snow Queen, Mothe Night, Anastasia, etc.

In 2002 the movie Spider-Man changed the course of Dunst’s career forever.

The movie not only got her fame but fortune as well.

The movie was such a massive hit that two more followed to make it a franchise and make Dunst more famous.

The trilogy overall has gathered around $825 million in the box office.

Then she also won the hearts of critics with movies like The Eternal Sunshine of Eternal Mind, Melancholia, and Elizabethtown.


Dunst is rarely involved in investments, but she did earn a profit of $2 million by selling her LA house.


Kirstein Dunst has appeared in several adverts endorsing major luxury and lifestyle brands.

Dunst featuring in BVLGARI advertisement photo
Dunst featuring in BVLGARI advertisement photo

In several photoshoots and advertisements, Dunst has partnered with BVLGARI, a fragrances company, to endorse the brand.


Kirsten Dunst‘s biography of her name was released in 2010 by the famous author Brandon Hurst.

Brandon is well known for writing the biography of several Hollywood actors like Daniel Craig, Angelina Jole, Kate Moss, etc.

Kirstein Dunst Career

Acting Career

Dunst started her career at the young age of 6, where she debuted as a child actor in Woody Allen’s short movie Oedipus Wrecks.

In her teenage days, she starred in several movies like Wag the Dog, Ture Heart, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Bring it On, Gets Over it, etc.

Till now, she hadn’t been able to be featured in the commercially successful film, but soon after, she appeared in Spider-Man as the love interest of Peter Parker, Mary Jane.

The character of Mary Jane portrayed by Dunst was instantly adored by the fans, and she then became synonyms with the character of Mary Jane in future movies as well.

Kirstein has acted in many critically acclaimed movies like The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Marie Antoinette, Elizabethtown, and Melancholia.

She won best actress awards in several film festivals for the latter.

Musical Career

Kirstein always loved to sing.

She even starred in the comedy movie Get Over It to take the opportunity to showcase her singing in the movie.

Later she started singing in on-screen as well as off-screen.

In the final installment of the Spider-Man franchise, i.e., Spider-Man 3, Dunst sang two songs like Mary Jane Watson.

Dunst also has appeared in music videos like Savage Garden’s “I Knew I Loved You,” Beastie Boys “Make Some Noise,” and R.E.M’s “We All Go Back to Where We Belong.”

Kirstein Dunst Charity

Kirstein works in collaboration with the foundation of Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundations. In the foundation, she often designs and promotes the sale of necklaces.

The revenue generated from the art is then going to the foundation.

Also, in 2008 Dunst was a participant in Stand Up to Cancer telethon, which raised funds going towards the research for Cancer.

She also participated in another telethon in 2009 to raise funds for rehabilitation and cancer treatments for children.

Kirsten also participates in several charity galas which raise money for several good causes.

Kirsten Dunst in a charity gala
Kirsten Dunst in a charity gala

The pretty actress also supports the Artists for Peace and Justice cause which is dedicated to erasing poverty all around the world.

The charity was founded in 2009 and has successfully run several programs all across the globe to help impoverished people.

3 Facts about Kirsten Dunst

  • Kirsten’s nickname is Kiki, the name stick because as a child, she couldn’t pronounce her own name and said “kiki” instead of Kirsten.
  • Kirsten Dunst dyed her hair red for the movie Spider-Man, but she wore a wig in Spider-Man 2.
  • Kirsten once auctioned her pair of jeans to be donated to charity, and she sold the pair for $1,000.


What does Kirsten Dunst do now?

Kirsten Dunst was last seen in a 2017 psychological thriller movie Woodstock. She was busy with her 3-year-old son and her partner Jesse Plemmons, but she returned to movies with her 2021 release Power of the Dog.

How much is Kirsten Dunst worth?

The Melancholia fame actress Kirstein Dunst has a total net worth of $25 million.

Does Kirsten Dunst have Instagram?

Yes, actress Kirsten Dunst is active on Instagram, and here is her Instagram handle.

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