Vera Wang Net Worth 2020, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement

Vera Wang Net Worth 2020, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement

Vera Wang Net Worth – Vera Wang is a fashion designer based in New York City. She is popular for her iconic red carpet designs and wedding collections.

Besides, she is also one of the most prominent bridal wear designers in the whole of America.

Vera Wang Net Worth

Early Life, Family, and Education:

The fashion designer was born to her parents Florence Wu (Wu Chifang) and Cheng Ching Wang (Wang Chongqing) on 27 June 1949  in New York City, New York, the U.S.

Her mother served for the United Nations as a translator, while her father, a graduate of Yanjing University and MIT, runs her own medicine company. Moreover, Kenneth is the younger brother of her.

She spent most of her childhood in New York City. She holds Chinese ethnicity and belongs to American nationality. While talking more about her childhood, she started skating at just the age of eight.

In discussing her educational background, she joined The Chapin School and graduated from there in 1967. She then went to the University of Paris.

Later on, she attended Sarah Lawrence College and gained a degree in art history.

Personal Life:

On talking about her relationship, she is a divorced woman. She tied her knot with Arthur Becker, a real estate developer in an interfaith Baptist and Jewish ceremony in 1989.

The couple resided in Manhattan with their two adopted daughters namely Cecilia Becker (born 1990) and Josephine Becker (born 1993).

However, their relationship could not last long cause of a personal problem, and got separated in July 2012. Currently, she might be living a single life with no rumors of an extra-marital affair.

Vera Wang Net Worth


On talking about her career, since she was not previously chosen in the U.S Olympic games, she headed to rebuild her career in the fashion industry.

Firstly, she initiated her fashion designing career serving for Vogue as the youngest editor for 17 years.

She then resigned Vogue and joined Ralph Lauren as a fashion director after working in Vogue for about one and a half-decade.

Moreover, she left Ralph Lauren after working for 2 years long for being an independent bridal wear designer.

Besides, she has designed gowns as well as fashion for various protruding figures including Mariah Carey, Ivanka Trump, Avril Lavigne, Chelsea Clinton, Kim Kardashian, and Victoria Beckham as a designer for bridal wear.

Another, Former first lady Michelle Obama also worn her designed evening gown.

Additionally, numerous stars worn her designed evening ensemble and gowns on several occasions and red carpets like  Sofia Vergara at the 65th Academy Awards and Viola Davis at the 2012 Academy Awards.

In addition, Figure skaters Nancy Kerrigan, Michelle Kwan, and Evan Lysacek also worn her power designed outfit.

Vera Wang Net Worth

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 05: Vera Wang attends as Grey Goose toasts to the 2019 US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium on September 05, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Grey Goose)


On talking about her salary, she earns a huge amount of salary from her career but currently unrevealed to the media. Her net worth is estimated to be $420 million that she earns from her successful profession.

In discussing her lifetime achievements and awards, she was awarded the Council of Fashion Designers of America Lifetime Achievement Award as well as the Andre Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement Award.

Also, the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame enshrined her for her remarkable contribution to the fashion industry.

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