Kelly Clarkson's Impressive Net Worth Is All Thanks to Her Incredible Talents

Years later, The Voice coach is one of the most successful American Idol winners ever.

Kelly Clarkson is a very busy person these days. Along with starring as a coach on the hit singing competition The Voice, she's also gearing up for her new talk show premiering this fall, and working on a new album. (Oh, and she's doing all this while being a doting mom to her absolutely adorable family.

With the American Idol winner taking on so many roles, it should be no surprise that Kelly's net worth is (nearly) as impressive as her powerhouse vocals. Here's a breakdown of how—"Piece by Piece"—the native grew her fortune.

Record Deals, Album Sales, and Chart-Topping Singles

Kelly released her debut album Thankful in 2003 immediately following her American Idol win and reportedly signed a $1 million deal with RCA Records. reported in 2015 that the label gave Kelly around $1 to $3 million dollars for each of her studio albums released under the company.

But in 2016, she split with RCA following disputes over her . In 2016, she signed with Atlantic Records for an undisclosed amount.

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— Kelly Clarkson (@kellyclarkson)

Throughout her career, Clarkson has released a total of eight studio albums that have sold millions of copies worldwide, according to , which has helped add to her total net worth. She has also headlined nine tours and co-headlined five tours from 2002 into 2019.

Marriage to Brandon Blackstock

Clarkson married Brandon Blackstock in October 2013, and they share two children of their own and two stepchildren from Brandon's previous marriage. As any married couple knows, the money that each partner earns is money that probably goes into the household. According to , Brandon, a talent manager, has a total net worth of $5 million.

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Real Estate

Like many millionaires, Clarkson and Blackstock invested in real estate. In March 2017, the couple listed their Hendersonville, Tennessee, mansion for $8,750,000. They initially bought the 20,000-square-foot waterfront estate for $2,860,00, but added renovations that helped them earn quite a profit.

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'The Voice'

Clarkson joined The Voice as a coach on Season 14, and according to was offered $14 million for the gig thanks to a bidding war with the American Idol producers. She is reportedly the second-highest paid coach behind Blake Shelton, who has appeared on every season of the singing competition show since Season 1.

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