Winning a talent show is usually a ticket to stardom, but sometimes participating in such shows can help you make a huge cut as well. America’s Got Talent has given wide exposure to a wide variety of talents, no matter, either they end up as a winner, finalist or just a participant. As far as their post-AGT career is concerned, some have kissed the peak of success and some have just vanished in the hustle bustle of the entertainment industry. Here is a list of 10 successful and most affluent AGT contestants of all time.

10. David Garibaldi (35)

David Garibaldi standing in front of a painting

Painter (David Garibaldi and His CMYK’s)

Season 7 Finalist

Net Worth: 2 million

9. Grace VanderWaal (14)

Grace Vanderwaal leaning on a couch holding a guitar in her hands


Season 11 Winner

Net worth: $2 million

8. Darci Lynne Farmer (14)

Darci Lynne Farmer is holding her puppet Plutonia


Season 12 Winner

Net worth: $3 million

7. Michael Grimm (39)

Michael Grimm holding a guitar on his shoulder and standing with open arms


Season 5 Winner

Net worth: $3 million

6. Mat Franco (30)

Mat Franco on the stage of America's Got Talent


Season 9 Winner

Net worth: $3 million

5. Jon Dorenbos (38)

Jon Dorenbos on the stage of America's Got Talent

Magic Act

Season 11 Finalist

Net worth: Approx. $3 million

4. Jackie Evancho (18)

Jackie Evancho wearing a white turtle neck sweater

Classical Crossover Singer

Season 5 Finalist

Net worth: $4 million

3. Lindsey Stirling (32)

Lindsey Stirling holding violin in her hands with a wide smile on her face

Hip-hop Violinist

Season 5 Quarter-finalist 

Net worth: $12 million

2. Jabbawockeez

Jabbawockeez group members

Hip-hop Dance Crew

Season 1 Winner

Net worth: $25 million

1. Terry Fator (53)

Terry Fator is holding his puppet in his right hand while performing on the stage


Season 2 Winner

Net worth: $140 million