Arnold Schwarzenegger was already a millionaire before hollywood

Arnold Schwarzenegger was already a millionaire before hollywood

Before appearing in his first movie, Arnold Schwarzenegger was already a self made millionaire at 22 years old thanks to his investments in real estate and a mail-order bodybuilding equipment company

Salary according to IMDB:
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) $30,000,000
Collateral Damage (2002) $25,000,000
The 6th Day (2000) $25,000,000
End of Days (1999) $22,000,000
Batman & Robin (1997) $25,000,000
Jingle All the Way (1996) $20,000,000
Eraser (1996) $20,000,000
Junior (1994) $15,000,000
True Lies (1994) $15,000,000
Last Action Hero (1993) $15,000,000
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) $12,000,000
Kindergarten Cop (1990) $12,000,000
Total Recall (1990) $11,000,000
Red Heat (1988) $8,000,000
The Terminator (1984) $75,000
Conan the Barbarian (1982) $250,000
Hercules in New York (1969) $12,000

While his police-chief father wanted him to become a soccer player, Austrian-born actor Arnold Schwarzenegger opted instead for a bodybuilding career. Born July 30, 1947, in the small Austrian town of Graz, Schwarzenegger went on to win several European contests and international titles (including Mr. Olympia) and then came to the U.S. for body-building exhibitions, billing himself immodestly but fairly accurately as “The Austrian Oak.” Though his thick Austrian accent and slow speech patterns led some to believe that the Austrian Oak was shy a few leaves, Schwarzenegger was, in fact, a highly motivated and intelligent young man. After graduating from the University of Wisconsin with a degree in business and economics, he invested his contest earnings in real estate and a mail-order bodybuilding equipment company.”

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