Ronald DeSantis is an American politician and former military officer who has been serving as the 46th governor of Florida since 2019. Being a member of the Republican Party, he also represented Florida’s 6th congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2013 to 2018.
Ronald Desantis net worth is estimated around $320k in 2023. He was born on September 14, 1978 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States and is of Italian descent.
Ron Desantis Net Worth 2023
|Net worth||$320k (est.)|
|Annual salary||$134181 (est.)|
|Monthly salary||$11200 (est.)|
Ron Desantis Biography
Desantis was born on September 14, 1978 in Jacksonville to Karen Rogers and Ronald Daniel Desantis. All of his great-grandparents were born in Italy, but his family relocated to America long before Desantis was born. Desantis attended Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School and Dunedin High School and joined Yale University after schooling. After Yale, he worked as a professor at Darlington School and later tended Harvard Law School with a Juris Doctor cum laude.
Rob Desantis married Casey Black in 2010. Casey is a former television host for the Golf Channel and WJXT. The couple together have three children. A Roman catholic, DeSantis is a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.
|Full name||Ronald Dion DeSantis|
|Years active||2013 – present|
|Date of birth||September 14, 1978|
|Wife||Casey Black (m. 2010)|
|Parents||Karen Rogers (mother) Ronald Daniel DeSantis (father)|
Ron Desantis Career Highlights
Here are the basic highlights of Ron Desantis’s career as a a politician:
- DeSantis graduated from Yale University and Harvard Law School and joined the Navy in 2004.
- He has been a lieutenant, a legal advisor to SEAL Team One and has been deployed to Iraq in 2007.
- In 2008, he joined the US Department of Justice where he served as a Special Assistant US attorney till 2010.
- DeSantis was first elected to Congress in 2012 after defeating Heather Beaven.
- He briefly ran for US Senate in 2016, but withdrew when incumbent senator Marco Rubio sought reelection.
- DeSantis won the Republican nomination in August and chose state representative Jeanette Nuñez as his running mate.
- He was again elected in 2022 after defeating Democratic nominee Charlie Crist by a wide margin.
Ron Desantis Net Worth
As compared to other richest politicians, Ron Desantis is relatively low in wealth. His current net worth is estimated only to be around $320,000 while others reflect a net worth at least in million dollars. On top of this, he does not own any stock or property and instead is having students loan on top of everything (around $21,284.92). According to a financial disclosure he filed last week with the state Division of Elections, the politician disclosed his net worth to be about $318,986.99.
Despite the net worth being this low already, it has seen an increase since since when Desantis only had $291,449. Total assets of Desantis includes a governor’s salary of $134,181, $235,000 in a USAA account and $105,755 in a thrift savings plan. Other than this, he has a government retirement, an investment plan and another $30,302 in the Florida Retirement System. Desantis do not own a single house as he lives in the governor’s mansion. As per John’s County property records, Desantis sold his home in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, for $460,000 in 2019.
Has Ron Desantis Net Worth reached $52 Million?
Some claims have been made that net worth of Ron Desantis has surprisingly increased to whopping 52 million dollars. Some even implied that due to corruption his net worth has increased manifolds. But to tell the truth, there is no truth in this claim or accusation.
The Governor has just raised around $100 millions through fundraising for his re-election bid last year.
Desantis does not own any property in any form, neither does he has any investment in stock or anywhere. He even has an ongoing student loan and lives a simple life in Governor house. Due to all these facts, he only has a net worth of $320k.
Yes, Desantis is the current Governor of Florida.