Mark Zuckerberg net worth 2022: How Facebook’s founder earns

Mark Zuckerberg net worth 2022: How Facebook’s founder earns

Mark Zuckerberg is an American technology entrepreneur with a net worth of $70 billion.

Mark currently owns around 400 million total shares of Facebook.

He owns around 12  million Class A shares of Facebook and 365 million of Class B shares, roughly 81% of all the B shares.

His annual salary is $1. Many executives like Zuckerberg choose to pay themselves low salaries to increase company profits.

The CEO's true wealth comes from the overall value of his stock holdings.

In 2018, his share sales generated $5.3 billion worth of proceeds.

In 2019, he sold $1.86 billion worth of Facebook shares.

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative by Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan has an investment of 99% of the couple's wealth.