Jon Batiste Net Worth (Updated 2022) – Bio

Jon Batiste Net Worth: Jon Batiste is a popular American singer-songwriter, bandleader, musician, composer, and television personality, who has a net worth of $4 million US as of 2022.

He is best known for recording and performing with several high-profile artists including, Stevie Wonder, Willie Nelson, Prince, Ed Sheeran, Roy Hargrove, Lenny Kravitz, and many more.

In 2022, Jon Batiste came to the limelight after becoming the winner of five Grammy Awards from 14 nominations. He became an internet sensation after getting such a massive success.

Jon gained further recognition in the music world for releasing his own recordings, and he has performed in over 40 different countries with many other artists.

Apart from that, he also has a music band called Stay Human and occurs with them on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert where he appears as a bandleader and musical director.

In this post, we are going to talk about the total net worth of Jon Batiste his salary, income sources, career, biography, luxury lifestyle, and a lot more.

Net Worth 2022:

NameJon Batiste
Net Worth 2022$4 Million
Annual Salary$500,000 +
Zodiac SignScorpio

Early Life:

Jonathan Michael Batiste was born on the 11th of November 1986, in Metairie, Louisiana, the United States. The singer grew up in a Catholic family in Kenner, Louisiana.

When Batiste was 8 years old he decided to start his music career by becoming a group member as percussion and drummer on his family’s band called Batiste Brothers Band.

He wanted to become a musician since his childhood and after becoming a part of the family’s band, he decided to start piano at his mom’s advice by the age of 11.

Batiste took his piano skills by watching classical music and transcribing songs from different video games including, Sonic the Hedgehog, Street Fighter Alpha, and more.

In 2004, Batiste completed his high school graduation from St. Augustine High School. He then enrolled at the Juilliard School from where the singer earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music and a Master of Music in jazz studies.


Jon Batiste started his music career as the drummer for his family’s band the Batiste family, and later he started playing the piano, melodica, bass, and organ.

He dropped his debut studio album Times in New Orleans, in 2005 at the age of 17. He then came up with the release of his second studio album, Live in New York: At the Rubin Museum of Art in 2006.

At the end of that year, he got a chance to be a featured performer in various countries including, London, South Africa, Lisbon, Spain, Paris, and America.

Batiste came up as a performer and producer of his own show which was held at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam in 2007. At that time he was 20 years old and had managed to earn pretty well recognition.

On May 28, 2013, Jon released the album titled Jazz Is Now, and in the same year, he dropped the hit music project called Social Music. The album became successful, spending more than a month on the top of the Billboard charts.

Despite this, Jon released his EPs including, In the Night (2008), The Amazing Jon Batiste! (2009), MY N.Y. (with Stay Human) (2013), and The Late Show EP (with Stay Human) (2016). One of his extended plays MY N.Y. went viral and ranked at number one on the US Jazz chart.

Moreover, the famous singer Jon released albums which include, The Process (with Chad Smith and Bill Laswell) (2014), Christmas with Jon Batiste (2016), Hollywood Africans (2018), Meditations (with Cory Wong) (2020), and We Are on March 19, 2021.

His albums Christmas with Jon Batiste and Hollywood Africans were also booming and ranked at number 1 on the US Heatseekers chart.

In addition, Jon is also been working as a Creative Director at the National Jazz Museum in Harlem, New York. On top of that, he is the Music Director for The Atlantic.

Awards and Achievements:

Jon Batiste has been working in the music industry since his a teenager and has received various awards and accolades throughout his career.

The singer found himself on the 2016 Forbes 30 Under 30 music list as well as he was selected for the 2018 New Orleans’ Grand Marshal of Endymion Parade.

He worked as a co-composer of the score for the 2020 animated Pixar movie titled Soul, in which the singer has received various awards including, a Golden Globe Award, a Grammy Award, a BAFTA Film Award, as well as an Academy Award.

Batiste has earned a total of five Grammy Awards out of 14 nominations, including Album of the Year for his album, which is a great achievement for him. The name of the album is called We Are. 

Personal Life:

Jon Batiste is privately tied the knot to his long-time girlfriend Suleika Jaouad who is a journalist and author. The two got married just one day before Suleika went in for cancer treatment.

The pair have been together for almost eight years and In April 2022 they opened up to a CBS Sunday morning television interview that they had been privately married in February 2022.

The Grammy winner explained the powerful reason behind the recent union in the wake of her life-changing diagnosis.


Full NameJonathan Michael Batiste
Age35 years old
Date Of Birth November 11, 1986
Birth PlaceMetairie, Louisiana, U.S.
HometownNew Orleans
Height5 feet 11 inches
Weight75 kg
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBrown
Marital StatusMarried
WifeSuleika Jaouad
FatherMichael Batiste
MotherJean Batiste
Education QualificationBachelor of Music

Jon Batiste Net Worth

Jon Batiste Net Worth:

As of 2022, Jon Batiste Net Worth is estimated to be around $4 million US. He is one of the most popular and rising singer-songwriters, and musicians in the music world and has released several hit tracks throughout his career.

He made a handsome fortune for his singing career such as album sales, and live performances. After being the winner of five Grammys he became an internet sensation and it looks like in the future he will be on the list of legendary artists like Drake, Eminem, etc.

Jon has collaborated with several artists and performed with several artists such as Ed Sheeran, Trent Reznor, and Atticus Ross among others, which also helped to add more wealth to his bank account.

One of the biggest breakthrough moments of Batiste’s career was when he released his fifth solo studio album We Are, which earned him a lot of awards and accolades.

The singer also has a YouTube channel where he earns millions of views on his music videos. Jon Batiste’s annual salary is roughly $500,000.

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