Allen Cheng Net Worth 2022: Everything about Early Life to Professional Career

Allen Cheng is a famous researcher who is a professor in Infectious Diseases Epidemiology of Monash University. He is a specialist in infectious diseases and epidemiologists. 

He is very much a quiet achiever. He’s unbelievably hard-working – an absolute ‘Energiser Bunny’ in terms of keeping an enormous group of things going at once. He is unflappable. I’ve never seen him cranky or upset. He’s universally liked.

But most of all, he’s unbelievably bright. He’s always the smartest person in the room. If you want someone running the COVID response, you want someone very intelligent, and someone who can absorb enormous amounts of information and concepts, and crystallize them.

This article is about Professor Allen Cheng’s Net Worth, personal life, education, career, and more.

What is Allen Cheng’s Net Worth?

Allen Cheng’s Net Worth is approximately $12 Million in 2022. 

Here is the list of his Net Worth and the increased rate of his Net Worth from 2018-2022.

YearNet WorthIncrease Rate
2022$12 Million11.11% increase
2021$10.8 Million8% increase
2020$10 Million5.26% increase
2019$9.5 MillionN/A


Allen Cheng is married and has young 3 children. They are 11,9 and 8 years old. His daughter is in grade four.


Allen Cheng completed his Medicine and Dental Surgery education from the University of Melbourne, Australia. He received a Master’s degree in Biostatistics from the University of Queensland. He took a Master’s degree in Public Health from Monash University. Allen earned a Ph.D. degree from Flinders University.

Career Overview

He worked as a club assistant at the Greystone Golf and Country Club for 5 years.  Currently serves as the Section Chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Legacy Emanual Hospital and also a Medical Director of the Legacy Good Samaritan Oral/Head and Neck cancer program. 

He was an assistant professor of the OHSO, School of Dentistry in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 

This wise researcher previously worked as an infections diseases and general physician in Darwin and Geelong. Also worked in remote communities in the Top End of Australia, Papua New Guinea, Thailand, United States and Finland. 

He is a founder member of the Clinical Research Network of ASID, a member of expert writing groups for Therapeutic Guidelines: Antibiotic and Respiratory, Expert Advisory Group Revisinh NHMRC. Previous member of Advisory Committee of Prescription Medicines. 

Allen is the chairman of The Advisory Committee for Vaccines,co-chairman of the Australian Technical Group of Immunisation(ATAGI). He has published over 280 scientific research papers. 

His work has been recognized as a recipient of an NHMRC Excellence Award (2014), a Victorian Public Healthcare Award (Healthcare Innovation) for work with the Antimicrobial Stewardship Team, Alfred Health (2013), and recipient of the Frank Fenner Award for Advanced Research in Infectious Diseases (ASID, 2012). He has also been a technical advisor to the World Health Organisation, resulting in the drafting of international guidelines for the management of sepsis and severe H1N1/09 infection.

Quick Info

NameAllen Cheng
Relationship StatusMarried
Number of Children 
Key InterestsIn Influenza, antibiotic resistance, clinical infections diseases, hospital-acquired infections, health.
Current professor at Monash University
Expert inInfectious diseases epidemiology
Number of Published Articles280


Allen Cheng is a hard-working, energetic and intelligent person with a good heart.

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