illustration with Tom Brady and Gisele bundchen, Tina Turner and erwin bach, nicole kidman and keith urban, Joe Manganiello, sofia vergara
(left to right) Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen, Erwin Bach and Tina Turner, Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara, Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman
Photo illustration by Sarina Finkelstein for Money; Getty Images (4)

Rich guys are a dime a dozen these days—according to Forbes, 87 of the 100 richest Americans are male.

But in some instances, they rank a distant second behind their spouses. Using calculations from, Money selected well-known celebrity couples in which the wives out-earn their husbands. The site uses a variety of sources to come up with a celebrity's total value of assets held, including film or TV salaries, business investments, sponsorships, real estate deals, as well as any liabilities that can be found, before taking out a final estimate for taxes.

"Women as an entertainment force or getting involved in business is becoming less rare, and this trend will continue," says Brian Warner, founder and CEO of "As more stories come out, they spawn hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs and actresses who are earning way more."

Take a look below at the breakdown of rich guys... who have even richer wives.