Elon Musk now worth $230 billion, more than Bill Gates and Warren Buffett combined.
Ellon Musk’s net worth is $230 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, as of Friday morning, October 16, 2021. Gates is fourth with $130 billion, and Buffett is tenth with $103 billion.
Musk first surpassed Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to become the world’s richest man in January 2021, with a net worth of $185 billion. Bezos had held the position since 2017. Now, Jeff Bezos is in second place, after Elon Musk.
Musk’s fortune has increased by more than $60 billion this year as a result of Tesla stock’s strong performance and a recent stock sale at SpaceX, which valued the company at $100 billion.
Elon Musk’s net worth is now just about equal to Bill Gates and Warren Buffett’s combined net worth of $233 billion as of October 2021, $130 billion and $103 billion, respectively, for a total of $230 billion.