Details About Sandara Park’s Net Worth
Sandara Park is on the list of Top 10 Richest K-pop Idols, along with her labelmate Big Bang’s G-Dragon and Big Bang’s Taeyang. Many have wondered about how the size of her fortune and where it comes from. Let’s take a look at Sandara Park’s net worth!
It is reported that Sandara Park’s net worth is about $16 million USD. She started her career in the entertainment industry in the Philippines by auditioning in Star Circle Quest, and ended up becoming the runner-up. After that, she starred in films Bcuz of U (2004), Can This Be Love (2005), D’ Lucky Ones (2006), and Super Noypi (2006). She won a Best New Actress award at the 21st PMPC Star Award for Movies for her acting in Bcuz of U.
Sandara Park also started her music career in the Philippines, releasing a self-titled six-track album, Sandara, which sold over 100.000 physical copies, making it the only album by a South Korean artist to be certified platinum by the Philippine Association of the Record Industry.
The performer then returned to South Korea with her family, in 2007. Two years later, she debuted as a member of K-pop girl-group 2NE1. The group was considered one of the most successful and popular girl-groups in South Korea. They sold 66.5 million records and became one of the best selling girl-groups of all time. Billboard magazine ranked 2NE1 as one of the best K-pop girl groups of the past decade.
Park has appeared on many television shows, both in the Philippines and South Korea. She also starred in the web-drama Dr. Ian (2015), We Broke Up (2015) and Missing Korea (2015). She joined Yoo Jae-suk, You Hee-yeol, and Kim Eana in jTBC’s variety show, Sugar Man, from 2015 – 2016 as a co-host. She also became YG Entertainment’s public relations director.
Sandara Park is one of the most in-demand faces both in the Philippines and South Korea. She’s appeared in many TV commercials and print ads over the course of her career. Her endorsement deals range from personal care and food products to everyday items. Some of the products she endorses include:
- Dong-A pens
- BNY Jeans
- Tekki Asian Classic Noodles
- Confident feminine napkins
- Rejoice shampoo
- Cass beer
- Nikon Coolpix p300 camera
- Etude House
- Penshoppe’s ambassador
- Moonshot cosmetics
- Head & Shoulders shampoo
2NE1, as a group, also endorses:
- Baskin Robbins
- Bean Pole
- Nintendo Wii
Park’s endorsement for the Nikon Coolpix p300 camera made for a massive increase in the product’s sales in 2012. As a result, the company named the camera after her and it’s now known as the Sandara Digicam. Her endorsement for Etude House also helped the makeup brand win several web awards for their achievements in marketing, services, and makeup. Sandara Park and G-Dragon’s endorsement for Moonshot made their products sell out and require immediate restocking.
Sandara Park also has a Youtube channel she calls Dara TV, with about 408 thousand subscribers. On her channel, she shares her activities and adventures through self-video. The channel is Park’s way to communicate with her fans more closely.
Through Sandara Park’s massive popularity and broad activities both in the Philippines and South Korea, as well as her various brand deals, she was able to make a huge fortune and placed herself among the richest K-pop idols in South Korea.