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Dr. Robert Jeffress Net Worth $3 Million

What Is Dr. Robert Jeffress’ Net Worth?

Robert Jeffress is an American pastor of the First Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, who has a net worth of $3 million. The church also owns and operates several radio stations, a school, and a mission for the homeless on the southern edge of Downtown Dallas.

He was born on November 29, 1955, in Dallas, Texas, US, to Julia (Fielder) Jeffress and Robert J. Senior.

Jeffress obtained a BA from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, in the mid-’70s.

In 1981, Robert earned a Master of Theology, from Dallas Theological Seminary.

In 1983, he obtained a Doctor in Ministry, from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

From 1978 to 1985, Robert Jeffress served at First Baptist while also completing work on his doctorate at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

In 1986, he was a contestant on the syndicated nighttime edition of the popular game show Card Sharks, hosted by Bill Rafferty.

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The episodes initially aired Monday through Thursday, September 15-18, 1986.

In 2010, Robert made some of his most inflammatory comments about Muslims when he said that Islam promotes pedophilia. Furthermore, Jeffress said that Islam was both “oppressive” and “violent” and that it is an “evil, evil” religion.

In 2011, Jeffress made headlines for saying that Mitt Romney’s Mormon beliefs contradict the teachings of Jesus. Mitt Romney is an American businessman and politician who has been serving as the junior United States senator from Utah since 2019.

On January 20, 2017, he preached the sermon at a private service at St. John’s Episcopal Church. Interestingly, this lecture was attended by President-elect Donald Trump on the day of the latter’s Inauguration.

In the present day, he is an adjunct professor at Dallas Theological Seminary.


Robert Jeffress is married to Amy Lyon Renard Jeffress.


He has two daughters (Julia and Dorothy) with his wife, Amy.


He is the author of 25 books, including:

  • Choosing The Extraordinary Life: God’s 7 Secrets for Success and Significance;
  • A Place Called Heaven;
  • Not All Roads Lead to Heaven;
  • Countdown to the Apocalypse;
  • When Forgiveness Doesn’t Make Sense.

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On 29 September 2019, the pastor spoke out again to oppose the Democrat effort to impeach President Donald Trump.

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He said:

“I do want to make this prediction this morning: If the Democrats are successful in removing the president from office, I’m afraid it will cause a Civil War-like fracture in this nation.”

Later that day, President Trump tweeted a paraphrase of Robert’s words but removed the word “prediction” from his tweet.

He thinks that President Obama paved the way for the Antichrist. During an interview, Robert stated:

“For the first time in history, a president of our country has openly proposed altering one of society’s most fundamental laws: that marriage should be between a man and a woman.”

He continued:

”While I am not suggesting that President Obama is the Antichrist, the fact that he was able to propose such a sweeping change in God’s law and still win reelection by a comfortable margin illustrates how a future world leader will be able to oppose God’s laws without any repercussions.”

Dr. Jeffress runs 3 miles on a treadmill five days per week and watches what he eats.

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He has made over 2,000 guest appearances on various television and radio programs and often appears on major mainstream media outlets, like:

  • HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher”;
  • ABC’s “Good Morning America”;
  • “Judge Jeanine”;
  • “Varney & Co.”
  • “Lou Dobbs Tonight”;
  • “Hannity”;
  • Fox News Channel’s “Fox and Friends.”

Additionally, Jeffress has hosted the religious television program, Pathway to Victory, which airs on more than 1,200 stations across the United States.

Established in 1996, Pathway to Victory serves as the broadcast ministry of Dr. Robert and the First Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas.

Their mission is to provide practical application of God’s Word to everyday life through clear, Biblical teaching.

On March 31, 2013, he completed the largest Protestant church building campaign in modern history, opening its new state-of-the-art $128 million campus. The church is considered one of the most expensive churches in U.S. history.

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Robert said:

“Our dream was to create a spiritual oasis in the middle of downtown Dallas. We incorporated some of the newest technology available to offer an interactive worship opportunity unlike any other.”

In 1998, Robert wanted to remove two children’s books from the Wichita Falls Public Library which explain homosexuality:

  • “Heather Has Two Mommies”;
  • “Daddy’s Roommate.”

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A church member had given the books to Robert, who refused to return them. Robert Jeffress also said:

”The city shouldn’t spend tax dollars to teach children that homosexual lifestyles are acceptable.”

In 2008, in his sermon “Gay Is Not OK,” Robert cited Romans 1:27 – “And the males likewise gave up natural relations with females and burned with lust for one another. Males did shameful things with males and thus received in their own persons the due penalty for their perversity.”


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“But if you really believe there is only one way to Heaven, and it’s through faith in Christ, why wouldn’t I want to warn everyone I could?”

“Just read the Bible, God will not allow sin to go unpunished, and he certainly won’t allow the sacrifice of children to go unpunished.”

“If there really is no Hell, then it’s judgmental and unloving to tell people what they believe is wrong.”

“I grew up here, I was saved here, baptized here, ordained here, married here, preached my first sermon here, after which I served as the youth pastor here for seven years.”

“Surely, God doesn’t use pagans to bring judgment upon his own people, does he?”

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Net Worth & Salary

So, how much is Dr. Robert Jeffress worth? Dr. Jeffress earned most of his income from working as a pastor and a professor, selling his books, hosting Pathway to Victory, and appearing in over 2,000 radio and television shows. Therefore, American Southern Baptist pastor Dr. Robert Jeffress has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

On Amazon, Dr. Jeffress’ books have over 4,500 ratings — this translates into 225,000 to 450,000 copies sold.

Dr. Robert Jeffress’s annual salary is unknown, but the average pastor’s salary in the US is around $96,000.

On Amazon, Dr. Robert Jeffress’ books have over 6,400 ratings — an estimated 320,000 to 640,000 copies sold.


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Sunday 1st of January 2023

Jesus, The Son of God, Total net worth is "The whole world in His hands..."

Hartwell Hall

Sunday 25th of September 2022

I listen to Dr. Jeffress every Sundy Morning and enjoy it. we also buy sum of books and CDs,

Tony Clark

Tuesday 23rd of August 2022

I listen to Dr Jeffress nearly every day on Pathway to Victory. I believe Dr Jeffress teaches THE BIBLE and all its truths. My only concern is that I've heard that because of his growing fame, he can seem to be a bit elevated in his opinion about himself. Love the teaching of the truths of the Bible but not a fan of possible lack of humility.


Thursday 10th of November 2022

He always gives all credit, honor and glory to the Lord. He is a truly down-to-earth person, and if he ever did start to get a “big head,” his wife and daughters would put an end to such nonsense in a New York minute!

Phillip Moore

Wednesday 10th of August 2022

I am a Pentecostal Pastor of a small congregation in Lithia Springs Ga. I have learned much from Dr. Jeffress and his teachings. I receive no salary from the church but believe that this great man of God deserves EVERY dollar he receives. People do not realize the responsibility that this man has on his shoulders. God bless and keep him for many more years. To you that gripe about his compensation, one soul is worth MORE than anything he receives.

Curtis Walker

Tuesday 4th of October 2022

Amen & 🙏 Amen

Jones Howell

Thursday 23rd of September 2021

If everyone were to compromise in their message, who would be worth listening to?