Finn Wolfhard Net Worth: How Did the Stranger Things Actor Start?

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Finn Wolfhard may only be 19 years old, but he has done a lot in his less-than-a-decade career. Though he makes a name in Stranger Things, which its fourth season recently dropped, he has starred in several other films.

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Not only that, though. But aside from being an actor, Finn Wolfhard is also a musician, writer, and director. With these on his resume, how much fortune has he already amassed?

The Rise of Finn Wolfhard’s Career


The young star’s acting career began when he answered an ad on Craiglist. He then made his TV debut in “The 100,” followed by “Supernatural.”

His most notable role came in 2016 when he played Mike Wheeler in the hit Netflix series Stranger Things.

From there, he started to land much bigger roles. He led the movie adaptation of Stephen King’s novel IT.

He then made Dog Days, opposite Vanessa Hudgens and Nina Dobrev, and reprised his role as Ritchie Tozier in It: Chapter Two.

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In 2019, he did The Goldfinch and lent his voice to the remake of the movie The Addams Family.

Of course, there’s no year that Finn Wolfhard has no project to do. In 2020, he played the role of Miles in The Turning and made his Sundance Film Festival debut with Omniboat: A Fast Boat Fantasia.


He continued joining festivals and premiered at SXSW Film Festival with the movie Rules for Werewolves.

He then did more voice acting works with Smiling Friends and JJ Villard’s Fairy Tales.

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Other Projects he did are When You Finish Saving the World by Jesse Eisenberg, Guillermo del Toro’s animated musical film Pinocchio and Jason Reitman’s Ghostbusters: Afterlife.

Finn Wolfhard’s Directorial Debut and Other Ventures

Despite the young age, Finn Wolfhard had already tried directing. He made his directorial debut with the short film Night Shifts in August and released the film on YouTube.

He also co-directed a music video for the band Spendtime Palace.


In addition to his list of expertise, the actor is also a musician. He played the guitar and was the vocalist of the Canada-based band Calpurnia.

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He then joined the group The Aubreys and released a single in March 2020, followed by an EP. They stopped releasing music by 2021.

Elsewhere, he also has a number of advocacies and joins several causes.

Finn Wolfhard’s Stranger Things Salary and Net Worth

Finn Wolfhard was only 13 or 14 when he first did Stranger Things. At the time, his per episode salary was $10,000.

It then increased to $30,000 per episode for the second season. It then dramatically grew to $225,000 per episode for the third season.


His paycheck for the recent Stranger Things Season 4 is yet to be revealed.

Today, Finn Wolfhard already has already amassed a net worth of $4 million, per Celebrity Net Worth.

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