Remember Ruby Hill in NBC’s Good Girls, who works as a waitress to earn money and pay for daughter’s kidney disease treatments. She is none other than Marietta Sirleaf a.k.a Retta. Comedian Retta is better known for her stand-up comedy and role of Donna Meagle in Parks and Recreation.
She began doing stand-up comedy since 1996 but didn’t earn even a penny in two years but started making money after touring on the college circuit.
Furthermore, she is also a part of $1.5 million budget movie Where’s the money alongside Andrew Bachelor, Kat Graham, and Logan Paul. Well, she surely had to struggle for money in early years. But now she has a car, house, and cash in her Bank Account. And Comedian Retta’s net worth is approximately $2 million.
Comedian Retta accumulates the wealthy net worth of $2 million in her fortune from the movies, Television, and stand-up comedy.
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The stand-up comedian is one of those who spread smile over million faces. And truly the way they make us smile is precious. So, they deserve thousands of applause plus good earning from the profession. Similarly, comedian Retta is one of those comedy kings.
According to New York Times, fresher get a little money for sharing the stage. While Television offers big payday as Comedy Central consistently offers $15, 000 for half year special. Also, a well-known comedian gets a modest fee as Buzz Sutherland made about $350,000 in 2017.
And Shmoop suggests that a stand-up comedian makes an average salary of $20,000 with expected lifetime earnings of $700,000. Also, the income depends on the place. For instance, the rate may be around $200 an hour or about $10,000 a week depending upon the place like Los Angeles, Chicago or Vegas.
So, Retta to was a part of Comedy Central’s Premium Blend. Definitely, Retta was getting appropriate monthly or annual salary to sum Retta’s net worth of $2 million.
Also, Retta’s mainstream source of income is a salary from the movies and the TV show. Currently, Retta is busy in shooting of NBC’s Good Girls, and we believe that she is getting appropriate payment from NBC.
Ruby Hill (Retta), Beth Boland ( Christina Hendricks) and Annie Marks (Mae Whitman) in the TV series Good Girls looted a lot of cash from the bank.
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Furthermore, She has also appeared in Michael Strahan‘s show 1,00k Pyramid.
Well, this is quite a cryptic part of Retta’s life that she is an author of a book as well. She is an author of a book So Close to Being the Sh*t, Y’all Don’t Even Know. In this book, she has written the journey of her struggle. Also, her rise from roaches to riches. In this book she has written she can afford or buy $15,000 designer handbags.
According to Amazon, the book costs $17.70 for hardcover and $12.99 on kindle. This book tells the struggle behind the precious smile. Surely, thousands of people are interested to read her struggle.
Comedian Retta has written all about her journey from roaches to rich in her book.
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Meanwhile, Retta also peregrinates for stage shows or a shooting. Here is the picture from Spain where is sitting backseat of the car and posed unorthodoxly captioning “What?”
Whenever Retta is free, she likes to spend her time with Nephews at home. Occasionally, she throws a party with her friends and family at her house. For instance, the new year eve party.
Overall, Comedian Retta’s net worth is approximately $2 million, and it includes the earning from movies and Television plus her cars and house.