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Trevor Noah has reached the end of his ‘Daily Show’ run. Image via Instagram @trevornoah.

Trevor Noah’s ‘The Daily Show exit: Salary, net worth and more

Today is Trevor Noah’s last day as the host of ‘The Daily Show’, here’s a look at his salary from the show, net worth and more…

Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah has reached the end of his ‘Daily Show’ run. Image via Instagram @trevornoah.

South African-born comedian Trevor Noah announced that he will be leaving The Daily Show on Thursday 29 September after a seven-year run. Here’s a look at his net worth. 

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TREVOR NOAH’S LAST DAY ON ‘THE DAILY SHOW’ 

Vulture reports that Trevor Noah’s last day on The Daily Show is Thursday 8 December. The South African-born comedian announced that he will be leaving The Daily Show on Thursday 29 September, shocking both fans and staff. This was after a seven-year run. 

The comedian said he was “filled with gratitude for the journey” but that there was “another part of my life that I want to carry on exploring”.

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“I remember when we first started… so many people didn’t believe in us. [Appointing me as host] was a crazy bet to make. I still think it was a crazy choice, this random African. I just [find] myself filled with gratitude for the journey. It’s been absolutely amazing. It’s something that I never expected,” he said.

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THE COMEDIAN’S NET WORTH 

According to Standard, Trevor moved to the US in 2011 where he made appearances on The Tonight Show, Late Show with David Letterman and more. He joined The Daily Show in 2015, taking over from Jon Stewart.

Since he joined The Daily Show, Trevor has become one of the highest-paid hosts on TV.  According to Celebrity Net Worth, the comedian has a net worth of a whopping R1.8 billion ($100 million). According to the publication, the comedian took home between R90-144 million ($5-8 million) per season. 

By September 2017, the sum increased to R289 million ($16 million). This was when he signed an extension of his contract with Viacom. Other contributing factors to his net worth is his podcast, tours and his best-selling books. 

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South African-born comedian Trevor Noah. Image via Twitter: @Trevornoah Photographer: @betsnewman

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