BELOVED actor Mark Harmon recently made headlines for stepping down from his most well-known role.
The NCIS-alum left the show after 18 seasons and a few episodes.
What is Mark Harmon’s net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Mark Harmon is worth around $100million.
He has become one of the highest paid actors on television.
Along with his acting credits, Harmon receives producer credits and syndication royalties for each episode of NCIS.
According to OK!, Harmon is a “penny-pincher” and his lifestyle doesn’t represent the amount of money he actually has.
How much did Mark Harmon make per episode of NCIS?
Mark Harmon made an incredible amount of money per episode of NCIS.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, he averaged around $525K per episode. That’s over half a million dollars for one episode, and there are about 20-24 episodes per season.
In a 24-episode season, Harmon made upwards of $12.6million.
This means Harmon approximately makes around $20million per year.
Who is Mark Harmon?
Born in California in 1951, Mark Harmon is an American actor and producer.
Harmon grew up with a rocky relationship with his father, Tom Harmon. He was often left alone to be raised by his mother, former actress Elyse Knox. He recalls the absences of his father as hard.
From his father came Harmon’s love for football. He played as the starting quarterback for UCLA in 1972 and 1973, before leaving his football career behind to pursue acting.
In 1977, Harmon received his first notable acting role in Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years.
1986 was the year for Harmon, however. He began acting in St. Elsewhere, a medical drama in which he played plastic surgeon Dr. Bobby Caldwell. His role as Caldwell helped raise awareness and spread information about AIDS, as his character was a heterosexual male diagnosed with the disease.
The same year, Harmon played Ted Bundy in The Deliberate Stranger, and was voted People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive.
In 1987, Harmon married Pam Dawber. The two remain together and have two children, Sean and Ty.
In 2003, Harmon was hired to play Agent Leroy Gibbs on NCIS. He continued on the show for 18 seasons, stepping down after finishing up a few-episode contract for season 19.
On October 11, 2021, Harmon officially left NCIS. However, showrunners have stated he may return to reprise his role in the future.
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