Jim Bakker Net Worth: Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Kids, Bio

Jimmy Bakker is a famous American televangelist, minister, businessman, investor. He has so many identities. Bakker is most famous for hosting the PTL show. He has worldwide recognition for his work.

Jimmy Bakker

Here we prepare an article about Bakker. Here we will talk about Jimmy Bakker’s net worth, how much money he is holding, how much he earns, his career, his little bio, and some other fact.

What is Jim Bakker Net Worth?

Back then Jim Bakker’s net worth was about 100 million dollars. But now Jimm Bakker estimated net worth is about 600 thousand dollars.

Year Net Worth Increasing Rate
2023 600 thousand dollars 20%
2022 500 thousand dollars 66.67%
2021 300 thousand dollars N/A
2020 Under Review N/A

Though Jimm Bakker has a very splendid career that provides him with large money, he failed to hold the money for himself. Bakker has so many tragic events in his life, one of which is his prison time. When Bakker was in jail he lost most of his money, the government seized a large amount of his net worth. Before went to jail when Bakker was on the top floor of power he brings home about 1 million dollars every week.

Early Life

James Orsen Bakker was born in Muskegon, Michigan, the USA on January 2, 1940. He was born and raised in a lower economic family. Bakker was the son of Raleigh Bakker and Furnia Lynette. Bakker spent his childhood in the Muskegon neighborhood. There is not much information available about Bakker’s childhood life or his family, we are still researching that soon we will publish the new record.


Bakker was a very intelligent boy, one of his marvelous talents was he could learn too fast than other children and he has a very sharp memory. Bakker’s extraordinary talent made him a very bright student. He completed his primary education from home and went to a local high school. Bakker passed all his exams with a very good grade. After completing the high school boundaries Bakker admitted into the North Central University for higher education, it was a private Christian university.

Personal Life

Jimmy Bakker is quite clammed about his personal life. He does not like to talk in media how his life going on. We all we know that he is a family man who loves to spend time with his wife and children. Bakker loves to watch movies in his leisure time, some times he went for golf or badminton sort of sports.

Bakker’s first wife was Tammy Faye Messner. She was a lovely girl and they both used to work together on television and every step of their life. Bakker and Tammy Faye got married on April 1, 1961, at that time Bakker and Tammy were college students.

Bakker and Tammy were in the same university they met each other in the North Central University. From there, Bakker and Tammy’s loves story started. Back then Bakker used to work in a restaurant in the Young-Quinlan department store in Minneapolis and Tammy used to work in a boutique shop called Three Sisters.

Tammy and Bakker were together for a long time. Their married life over on March 13, 1992, when they got divorced. At that time Bakker was in jail and it was hard to continue the relationship with Tammy. The couple has two children two together, one girl named Tammy Sue “Sissy” Bakker Chapman and a son named Jay Bakker.

Bakker got married again on September 4, 1998, to Lori Beth Graham. The funny thing is that Lori and Bakker got married only 50 days later they met. They adopt 5 children in 2002.


When Jimm Bakker was on the varsity he got married to Tammy Faye Messner in 1961. After getting married, Bakker drop out of college and started to work as an evangelist. Bakker was always wanted to bring Jesus to light and his word in front of the whole world. When he was young people used to call him “make Jesus real”. To bring Jesus’s word in front of every one media is the best option and he knew that.

In 1966 Jimm Bakker started work in a TV show called Come On Over, it was a children’s show on Pat Robertson’s broadcasting from Christian stations in Virginia. In 1974 Bakker started the PTL show and he hosted it for 13 years. It was the show that made him widely popular.

Quick Info

Rеаl Nаmе/Full Nаmе Јаmеѕ Оrѕеn Ваkkеr
Nісk Nаmе/Сеlеbrаtеd Nаmе: Јіm Ваkkеr
Віrth Рlасе: Мuѕkеgоn, Місhіgаn, U.Ѕ.
Dаtе Оf Віrth/Віrthdау: 2 Јаnuаrу 1940
Аgе/Ноw Оld: 81 уеаrѕ оld
Неіght/Ноw Таll: Іn Сеntіmеtrеѕ – 170 сm
Іn Fееt аnd Іnсhеѕ – 5′ 6″
Wеіght: Іn Кіlоgrаmѕ – 68 Кg
Іn Роundѕ – 149 lbѕ
Еуе Соlоr: Вrоwn
Наіr Соlоr: Grеу
Раrеntѕ Nаmе: Fаthеr – Rаlеіgh Ваkkеr
Моthеr – Furnіа Lуnеttе Іrwіn
Ѕіblіngѕ: N/А
Ѕсhооl: Мuѕkеgоn Ніgh Ѕсhооl
Соllеgе: Nоrth Сеntrаl Unіvеrѕіtу
Rеlіgіоn: Сhrіѕtіаn
Nаtіоnаlіtу: Аmеrісаn
Zоdіас Ѕіgn: Сарrісоrn
Gеndеr: Маlе
Ѕехuаl Оrіеntаtіоn: Ѕtrаіght
Маrіtаl Ѕtаtuѕ: Маrrіеd
Gіrlfrіеnd: N/А
Wіfе/Ѕроuѕе Nаmе: Lоrі Ваkkеr (m. 1998), Таmmу Fауе Меѕѕnеr (m. 1961–1992)
Кіdѕ/Сhіldrеn Nаmе: Таmmу Ѕuе Ваkkеr, Јаmіе Сhаrlеѕ Ваkkеr
Рrоfеѕѕіоn: Теlеvаngеlіѕt, Еntrерrеnеur


Jimm Bakker is one of the most famous tv personalities of all time. He has made an enormously successful career in the tv show business. Besides having huge fame and popularity Jimm Bakker managed to collect a good amount of net worth. The main source of Jimm Bakker’s income is his tv program. He has earned a lot of money by hosting so many famous shows and programs. Besides earning handsome money from tv careers Bakker gets good money from his investing project which helps him to increase his net worth. Bakker also earns money by selling copies of his book.

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