The Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA) is one of Bravo’s longest-running reality television series from The Real Housewives international franchise. The fabulous ladies continue to document their luxurious lifestyles and currently in its 15th season. Below are the show’s most affluent cast members.
Wealthiest RHOA Cast Members in 2023:
1. Kandi Burruss – $30 Million
One of the show’s most prominent cast members, Kandi Burruss, is the richest among the Housewives and is paid $450,000 per season. She is a producer, actress, singer, and songwriter.
Burruss initially rose to fame as a member of the female vocal quartet Xscape in 1992. When they disbanded, she went solo, focusing on songwriting and production.
The musician joined the show in its second season and hasn’t left since. This helped her pursue other media and business ventures. She even launched her own line of adult toys called “”Bedroom Kandi.” Kandi’s net worth is estimated to be $30 million.
2. Sanya Richards-Ross – $2.5 Million
Sanya Richards-Ross is a new face on the show. She is a retired track and field athlete who represented the United States several times in the Olympics in the 400-meter sprint.
Sanya was ranked number one worldwide in her category from 2005 to 2009. After suffering from a quad injury, Richards-Ross couldn’t defend her title for two years, but reclaimed it in 2012. Since retiring from sport in 2016, Sanya has worked as a sports analyst.
Similarly to other cast members, Sanya is a businesswoman. She owns a luxury hair extension line and a chauffeur service called Ross Elite Chauffeur Service. Sanya’s $2.5 million fortune is only expected from appearing on RHOA.
3. Monyetta Shaw – $2 Million
Monyetta Shaw is an actress and founder of The Evan Grace Group, a company that manages firms in the entertainment and fashion industries. Shaw is the former fiancée of the singer Ne-Yo, this was how she became known to the public.
Monyetta later joined VH1’s reality series Atlanta Exes. Making her debut in season 14, she is considered a friend to the Housewives. Although she’s not a full-time cast member, Shaw has an impressive net worth of $2 million.
4. Drew Sidora – $2 Million
Drew Sidora is an actress famous for playing Lucy Avila in the dance drama film Step Up. She also had a recurring role in the Disney series “That’s So Raven.”
Sidora was the youngest member of Hollywood’s Hook Players Theater Ensemble, which helped her get a number of gigs. At nine years old, she was featured in Fox’s TV movie Divas. Her long acting career led her into reality TV and was invited to join the main cast of RHOA in season 13. Her wealth now stands at $2 million.
5. Shereé Whitfield – $800,000
Socialite fashion designer, Shereé Whitfield may have been absent for a couple of seasons, but now, she’s back. Whitfield was busy working on “SHE” by Shereé, her own clothing line.
At first, she operated a luxury fashion boutique called Bella Azul. She worked with several high-profile designers to promote the brand but shut it down after launching SHE by Shereé.
Shereé was in the main cast from seasons one to four. She left and returned in seasons eight to ten. In season 13, she made a guest appearance, but it seems that she’s staying for good in season 15. Whitfield’s current wealth is around $800,000.
6. Kenya Moore – $800,000
Former Miss USA Kenya Moore is a television personality, producer, author, and businesswoman. She runs a popular hair care company, Moore Hair. In 1993, she became the second African-American woman to win the Miss USA title.
In the same year, she was ranked top six in the Miss Universe beauty pageant.Moore has been in the reality series since season five, always finding herself in the middle of the drama. This helped her start other endeavors and earn a net worth close to $800,000.
7. Marlo Hampton – $600,000
Marlo Hampton is one of the more mysterious figures on the show. She doesn’t share much personal information about her background, but it’s safe to say that she’s a wealthy woman.
Hampton established a fashion boutique exclusive for the elite in Atlanta. This is perhaps how she made connections to people in the entertainment industry.
Initially, Marlo appeared on RHOA as a friend to the cast in season five. She went on to make guest appearances in different seasons. In season 15, she is finally a primary cast member with a net worth of $600,000.