Ree Drummond Net Worth, Early Life, and Career

Ree Drummond Net Worth

Nowadays, people know bloggers more than actors and actresses. Ree Drummond is one such blogger that all people love. Her books and TV shows are also a reason for her popularity. All these make us think, What is Ree Drummond net worth?

Well, this famous blogger and writer has a net worth of $50 million. She is better known for her blog, “The Pioneer Woman.” Later,  she performed in TV shows and wrote many books on food, children, etc. Her income comes from episodes of her show, book royalties, her blog views, investments, and so on. Besides, her assets, like house, cars, yacht, and watch collection contribute to her net worth.

Who Is Ree Drummond?

Ree Drummond, also known as Anne Marie Drummond, is a blogger, author, and television personality. Her blog, “The Pioneer Woman” gave her the most popularity. There, she shared her life in Oklahoma and different food recipes. Drummond is also known for her television program, “The Pioneer Woman.” Also, she launched many products on appliances, cutlery, cookware, and many more.

What Is Ree Drummond Net Worth?

Ree Drummond’s net worth is $50 million. As a food writer, author, photographer, and photo critic, she earned millions. Her net worth report says she has achieved a growing income in the past few years. For instance, Ree’s net worth in 2020 was $35 million; in 2021 it became $40 million; then in 2022 it reached $45 million; and now in 2023, her net worth is $50 million.

Sources Of Ree Drummond Net Worth

Drummond’s most of her net worth includes her earnings from her blogs and TV shows. She gets more than $3,47, 00 in one month and more than $5 million in one year. Again, she makes around $1 million from her blogs and $100,000 per episode of her shows. Her book royalties pay her more than $1 million and her investments pay her more than $24 million.

Ree Drummond Net Worth

Ree’s other income that comes from the boarding house, mercantile, product lines and Pioneer Woman magazine pays her more than $9,00,000.

Drummond’s crypto investments are more than $2,00,000 and her liabilities are more than $3 million. Again, she spent around $4,00,000 in one year and paid more than $2,00,000 in tax.

Ree has more than $16 million in assets, more than $5 million in inheritance, and more than $3,00,000 in gold reserves. Besides, she owns 8 luxury watches, one yacht, and three cars. All these factors add $50 million to Ree’s net worth.

Early Life

Ree Drummond’s real name is Anne Marie “Ree” Drummond. She was born on January 6, 1969 and her birthplace is Bartlesville, Oklahoma. People used to call her Ree and she spent her childhood with her brother and sister. Her father, William “Bill” Smith, is an orthopaedic surgeon and her mother, Gerre Schwert Smith is a housewife.

Ree grew up as an Episcopalian. Besides, she runs the Pi Beta Phi Foundation.

Drummond went to Bartlesville High School, located in Oklahoma. She left her hometown in 1987 to attend a college that is located in Los Angeles, California. In 1991, Ree earned a degree in journalism from the University of Southern California. Later on, she wanted to study law in Chicago, but her plans changed after she got married.


Ree Drummond started blogging in 2016. She used as the subdomain. In late 2016, she registered her domain, i.e. Her blog’s name was “The Pioneer Woman.” Then it was titled “Confessions of a Pioneer Woman,” hosted by Rackspace.

Drummond shares about homeschooling and ranch life in her blog. After one year of opening her blog, she posted a recipe tutorial, named “How to Cook a Steak.” She was Weblog of the Year in 2010 because of this recipe tutorial.

From 2009, Drummond was getting around 13 million views on her page in one month. in 2011, her blog got 23.3 million views and that is when she got popular. In fact, the articles in “The New Yorker” get as many views as Drummond got in her blogs.

Drummond used to provide giveaways to her fans. Her first giveaway contest was in 2008 which was for her cooking section. The contest was based on sharing people’s recipes that they learnt from Ree. Then in 2009, Ree her recipe-sharing site, named


As said before, Ree is an author along with a blogger. Her first publication was in 2009 in a cookbook, named “The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Recipes from an Accidental Country Girl.” The New York Times gave positive reviews on her publication. Drummond’s second publication was in 2011 on “Black Heels to Tractor Wheels.” Then she published “Charlie the Ranch Dog,” a children’s book. She has a Basset Hound in her home, and her third book was featuring her breed. Diane deGroat was the illustrator of this book.

Ree Drummond Net Worth

Drummond launched another cookbook, named “The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Food from My Frontier” in 2012. Again, she published a children’s book, “Charlie and the Christmas Kitty” in 2012. In 2013, Ree released “The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays: 140 Step-by-Step Recipes for Simple, Scrumptious Celebrations.” After one year, she published “Charlie and the New Baby” and “Charlie the Ranch Dog: Charlie Goes to the Doctor.”

In 2015, Ree published “Charlie the Ranch Dog: Stuck in the Mud,” “Charlie Plays Ball,” “Charlie the Ranch Dog: Rock Star,” and “The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Dinnertime.”

In 2017, Ree published “Little Ree” and “The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Come and Get It!.” Afterwards, she wrote, “Little Ree: Best Friends Forever!” “Ree’s Best Family Meals,” and many more.

Television Personality

The TV industry was also a reason for Drummond’s popularity. She appeared on a TV program, “Throwdown! with Bobby Flay” Then she hosted her show, “The Pioneer Woman.”

Personal Life

Ree married Ladd Drummond in 1996. He is a prominent member of Osage County and is involved with cattle ranching. His family is the owner of the 23rd largest land in the United States. Ree calls the Drummond family the “Marlboro Man” in her blogs and books.

Ree and her husband went to Australia after marriage. Now they live on a cattle ranch. This is located in Pawhuska, Oklahoma 8 miles west. Ladd’s cousin, Gentner Drummond, is an Attorney General of Oklahoma.

Drummond’s husband and his family opened a retail store in 2016. Then they established a lodge for accommodation in 2018, named “The Boarding House.” The Drummonds then opened “P-Town Pizza” and “Charlie’s Sweet Shop.”

Frequently Asked Questions On Ree Drummond Net Worth

How old is Ree Drummond?

Ree Drummond was born in 1969. So now in 2023, her age will be 54 years.

What is Ree Drummond’s nationality?

Ree Drummond belongs to the United States of America.

How many children does Ree Drummond have?

Ree Drummond has five children with Ladd Drummond.

What award did Ree Drummond get?

Drummond’s notable award was Weblog of the Year which she got in 2009 and 2010.

Final Thoughts

Seeing the success of Ree Drummond, it is inevitable her net worth will take a growing stage in future. However, now Ree Drummond net worth is $50 million. This includes her assets, monthly income, annual income, earnings per episode, and so on.

As a TV personality, Ree will obviously be involved with investments and endorsements. So it would be hard to say the exact net worth of Ree and other celebrities. We can only give you the estimated value. Hopefully, she will show us a higher net worth in the next year.