Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Celebrated Name: Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Real Name/Full Name: Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Gender: Male
Age: 48 years old
Birth Date: 22 October 1975
Birth Place: Missoula, Montana, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 73 kg
Sexual Orientation: Gay
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse (Name): Justin Mikita
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Jesse Tyler Ferguson Gay?: Yes
Profession: Actor
Salary: $0.5 million per episode
Net Worth in 2024: $25 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Jesse Tyler Ferguson is an American actor. He has acted in many TV shows, films, and Broadway shows. He is famous for depicting Mitchell Pritchett in the series “Modern Family.” Jesse successfully climbed his way up the ladder from doing theatre to TV shows. Through his acting skills, he not only won millions of hearts but also acquired a lot of wealth. He appeared in TV shows like “The Class,” “Ugly Betty,” “Do Not Disturb,” and many more.

Maybe you know about Jesse Tyler Ferguson very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Jesse Tyler Ferguson’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Jesse Tyler Ferguson was born in Missoula, Montana, on 22 October 1975 as the son of Anne Ferguson and Robert “Bob” Ferguson. He has two siblings Kelly Ferguson and Ben Ferguson. When he was 18 years old, his parents got a divorce. His family moved to Albuquerque, where he studied in St. Pius X High School. He was fascinated by acting from a very young age and had decided to make a career pursuing his dreams. When he was eight years old, he joined Albuquerque Children’s Theatre.

He graduated in 1994. After that, he went to The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, which is in New York. When he was a teen, he used to work in an amusement park. In the year 1998, he made his Broadway theatre debut in “On the Town.” His TV breakthrough was in “The Class,” where he portrayed the character of Richie Welch.

Personal Life

Talking about his personal life, Ferguson is very much like his on-screen character Mitchell Pritchett in “Modern Family.” He is openly gay and doesn’t shy away from the fact. He is married to Justin Mikita. They tell everyone that they met through “mutual friends,” but Jesse recently conceded that they, in reality, initially met at the gym. After dating for two years, they tied the knot on 20th July 2013 in Manhattan, New York. They had an intimate wedding ceremony, and Tony Kushner officiated the ceremony.

They are expecting a baby soon with the help of a surrogate mother. Unlike his character in “Modern Family,” he is not at all shy or uncomfortable with public displays of affection and loves his better half and are looking forward to raising the child together. Ferguson revealed that he and his husband Justin are crazy for babies. Previously it was rumored that he and Zachary Quinto were dating. However, in an interview, he said that they never dated they were very close friends.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 22 October 1975, Jesse Tyler Ferguson is 48 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024. His height is 1.78 m tall, and his weight is 73 kg.


Ferguson started his career doing Broadway shows and later on started appearing in TV shows. His breakthrough role was in the funny sitcom “Modern Family,” where he depicted the character, Mitchell Pritchett. Ferguson made his Broadway debut in the year 1998 as the character Chip in “On the Town.” He made his film debut in 2001 in the movie “Ordinary Sinner.”

Ferguson was a part of many Broadway shows such as “Little Fish,” “Hair,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged),” “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”, “The Winter’s Tale” and many more. His most significant role on stage was in Shakespeare’s famous play “The Merchant of Venice,” where he played the character of Launcelot Gobbo.

Apart from Broadway shows, he also was a part of several films such as “Griffin and Phoenix,” “Untraceable,” “Wonderful World,” and many more. He also did television shows like “Absolutely Fabulous,” “The Class,” “Do Not Disturb,” “Submissions Only,” “Web Therapy,” and many more. His first animated role and film were “Ice Age: Collision Course” in the year 2006, where he was the voice-over for the character Shangri Llama.

Awards & Achievements

Working in so many movies, TV shows, and Broadway shows, he ought to have won many awards. His first-ever award was the Drama Desk Award for “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”. He has been nominated for the Primetime Emmy Awards for five consecutive years for his role in “Modern Family.” He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for four following years for his character in “Modern Family.”

Apart from winning and being nominated for many awards, he also won the hearts of many people through his acting skills and is to date a considerable icon- loved by fans and critics all alike.

Net Worth & Salary of Jesse Tyler Ferguson in 2024

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Net Worth
Jesse Tyler Ferguson Net Worth

His passion and hard work earned him fame as well as fortune. His sheer hustle made him the top few richest TV show actor. His total assets mirror his numerous gifts, and it makes him perhaps the most extravagant star of “Modern Family.” As of February 2024, His estimated net worth is $25 million while he charges $0.5 million per episode. The primary source of his salary is the acting profession, while most of the credit goes to the ABC sitcom “Modern Family.”

Ever since Jesse Tyler Ferguson has had his breakthrough in, his career has seen a steady rising graph towards being an established actor. He has accepted new roles and different characters and has portrayed them with sheer grace. His immense hard work and constant grind is what has to lead him to be one of the most loved TV show actors.

He is not only devoted to his work and professional life but is also a family man who loves to spend time with his better half. He has a lavish lifestyle and carries on with an elegant way of life, hacking off large bills with his costs on vacations, costly attires, and spending extravagantly daily.


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