Michael Schoeffling Net Worth 2021, Biography, Education, and Career

Michael Schoeffling Net Worth 2021, Biography, Education, and Career.

Michael Schoeffling Net Worth 2021 – Michael Schoeffling is an American former actor and model, who is best known for portraying the role of Jake Ryan in the American coming-of-age comedy film, Sixteen Candles.

Likewise, his other notable works include Vision Quest and Mermaids.

Michael Schoeffling Net Worth

Facts of Michael Schoeffling

 Date of Birth: 1960, December-10
 Age: 58 years old
 Birth Nation: United States of America
 Height: 6 Feet
Name Michael Schoeffling
Birth Name Michael Earl Schoeffling
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies
Net Worth $ 700 thousand
Eye Color Brown – Dark
Hair Color Brown – Dark
Married Yes
Married to Valerie C. Robinson
Children 2
Education Temple University
Movies Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken
TV Show The Hitchhiker
Siblings Tom Schoeffling, Matt Schoeffling

Early Life of Michael Schoeffling

Michael Schoeffling was born on the date 10th December 1960 with the name Michael Earl Schoeffling given to him.

He was brought up in South Jersey by his parents even though he was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Michael Schoeffling and Valerie C. Robinson are married to each other since 1987 and they share a peaceful home in Pennsylvania’s Newfoundland village along with their two cherished children whose names are Scarlet and Zane Schoeffling.

He is a family man and spends most of his time with his wife and children.

His wife also used to be a model and actress with her recognizable roles in movies like Patty Hearst and One Shoe Makes It Murder.

They both are now focusing on sending their daughter to a modeling school for her early training.


He attended Cherokee High School before moving on to Temple University to study Liberal Arts, in further pursuit of a career in the entertainment industry.

Michael Schoeffling Net Worth

The Career of Michael Schoeffling

The beginning of Michael Schoeffling’s acting and modeling career was marked in the year 1980 when he did modeling for the GQ magazine.

During this time his acting classes were being paid by a famous photographer named Bruce Weber. He took the course of acting in a Manhattan’s institute named Lee Strasburg Theatre Institute.

When he was 23 years old i.e. in the year 1984, Michael got his very first acting role in the film Sixteen Candles where he played an extremely beloved athlete named Jake Ryan.

A fellow classmate, played by the actress Molly Ringwald, develops a love interest in his character.

Michael earned immense glory and fame after this role he played due to his amazing acting skills and charming personality which appeared on the screen.

Michael did numerous different movies after this role which includes his part as a wrestler in the film Vision Quest where he plays Kuch.

This part helped him keep up his wrestling talent and depicted his varied tastes apart from acting. Also, his parts in movies like Mermaids and Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken were pretty noticeable.

Michael left the acting job in the year 1991 as he decided to focus his attention on his family and their needs.

After that, he started a business in the handcrafted furniture industry. He now owns a shop of woodworks to support his family.

In the year 2004, an article was published in the Washington Post with the title “Real Men Can’t Hold A Match To Jake Ryan Of Sixteen Candles” which was a special Valentine’s Day edition, which focused on the actor’s creative abilities to charm a public.

Michael Schoeffling Net Worth

Michael Schoeffling garnered a decent net worth of $500,000 from his acting career. As per the reports, most of the earnings came from his modeling and acting contracts.