Melissa Gorga’s net worth 2023: Are you a fan of the “Real Housewives of New Jersey” reality TV show? You must have heard of Melissa Gorga. Eager to learn more about her? You’re at the right place. Stay glued as we take you through the biography, salary, earnings, and net worth of Melissa Gorga. You’ll also learn how the RHONJ reality TV star made her money.
Who is Melissa Gorga and How Much is She Worth?
||Melissa Ann Gorga
|Date of Birth
||March 21, 1979 (age 44)
||TV personality, author, singer, designer, and businesswoman
||5 ft 4 in (1.65 m)
||United States of America
|Source of Wealth
Melissa Gorga is an American television personality, author, singer, designer, and businesswoman with an estimated net worth of $3 million. Gorga is famous as a member of the cast of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey”, a show she joined in its third season in 2011.
So how much do you know about Melissa Gorga? Stay glued as we take you through the journey of how Melissa Gorga became famous.
Melissa Ann Gorga (born Melissa Ann Marco) was born on March 21, 1979, in Toms River, New Jersey, United States of America. She is the daughter of Anthony John Marco (father) and Donna Marco (mother).
Melissa lost her father at age 17 in a car accident. She has two sisters Lysa Marco-Simpson and Kim Marco Pirrella. Melissa Gorga is of Italian descent.
For her education, Melissa attended a local high school in Tom Rivers. Following her graduation, she proceeded to obtain a degree in Psychology and Education from New Jersey City University.
Melissa Gorga started her career when she joined Bravo’s reality television show “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” as a cast member in 2011. She also appeared on the magazine cover of the August edition of “Boardwalk Journal”. Gorga has also appeared in pictorials for “Paper” and “Us Weekly.”.
On August 12, 2011, she released her single “On Display” on iTunes. She went further to release other singles on iTunes including “How Many Times”, “Rockstar”, and “I Just Wanna.”
In 2013, Gorga authored a book titled “Love, Italian Style: The Secret of My Hot and Happy Marriage’. A year later, she launched a jewellery line on HSN.
In 2015, she opened a clothing boutique called Envy by Mellisa Gorga in Montclair, New Jersey, on premises built by her husband, Joe. Two years later, the Gorgas opened a restaurant in East Hanover, New jersey with Teresa Giudice named Gorga’s Homemade Pasta and Pizza.
Mellisa is set to appear in “The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip” a spin-off featuring various women from “The Real Housewives” franchise.
Eager to learn more about Melissa Gorga’s personal life including her relationship status? Melissa Gorga is happily married to Giuseppe “Joe” Gorga. The couple first met in Cancun, Mexico, during a spring break vacation.
Mellisa and Joe tie the knot in 2004. Together, they have three children; Antonia (born 2005), Gino (born 2007), and Joey (born 2010). They currently reside in Montville, New Jersey.
Social Media Engagements
The 44-year-old TV personality has a huge number of followers across her social profiles. Gorga has over 2.3 million Instagram followers. On Facebook, she has over 1.3 million followers. Gorga also has over 880,000 Twitter followers.
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Melissa Gorga Net Worth, Salary and Earnings 2023
As of October 2023, Melissa Gorga has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Gorga’s primary source of income is her reality show career. She also earns a considerable amount from her other business ventures.
Melissa’s salary during season 10 of RHONJ reality TV was reported to be $62,000 per episode. She also earns money from her other businesses including her boutique, ENVY amongst others.
Real Estate Investments
The Gorgas have investments in real estate. In 2009, Melissa and her husband, Joe paid $950,000 for a lavish home in Montville, New Jersey. The home boasts six bedrooms, a movie theatre, a billiards room, library, gym, recording studio, pool and a hair salon. In 2012, the 9,100 square-foot property was listed for $3.8 million. The asking price was reduced and in December 2020, they sold the home for $2.5 million.
In August 2019, the couple paid $1 million for a 7-bedroom waterfront home in Toms River, New Jersey. In September 2021, the home was listed for sale for $2.9 million.
Melissa Gorga is an American television personality, author, singer, designer, and businesswoman with an estimated net worth of $3 million. Gorga is famous as a member of the cast of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey”, a show she joined in its third season in 2011. Her personality on the show has endeared her to the audience.