The new era Ree Drummond is a blogger has a net worth of $8 million. Started blogging in 2006, today her yearly salary is around $1.5 million – check biography & family info. A very famous Food Blogger and a TV personality, Ree Drummond is popularly known as The Pioneer Women in the Food network. Ree herself does not believe that she could gain so much popularity out of her food blog.
Net Worth – $8 Million
|Full Name||Ree Drummond|
|Net Worth||$8 million|
|DOB||6 January, 1969|
|Parents||Gerre Schwert, William Douglas Smith|
|Sibling||Betsy Lee Smith, Doug Smith, Mike Smith|
Food Blogging Career
Ree Drummond Early Life
Ree was born as Ann Marie (nickname- Ree) in Oklahoma in 1969. She has 2 brothers and one sister with whom she grew up. Ree engrossed into multiple disciplines. She firstly completed her graduation from Bartlesville High school and then did journalism from University of Southern California. However, she later on switched to Gerontology from Journalism.
Food Blogging Career
In the year 2006, Ree started her own blog named “Thepioneerwoman.com” hosted by rackspace. In her blog, she wrote about her daily routine living a ranch life. But after one year she had her first recipe posted on “How to cook a Steak” along with a Tutorial. It was not a regular Recipe she posted. Because along with that recipe she posted 20 photos explaining the procedure, his family stories and complete details, which enabled readers, interest in the blog. There is a page in her site called “Confessions of a Pioneer Woman” which went on to be very famous winning her awards in Web category consecutively.
Her blog has daily viewers and visitors which increased to such an extent that it got reference in leading newspapers like “The New York Times”, “Business week” etc. Time magazine even named her Confessions of a Pioneer Woman blog as among the 25 best blogs in the world. The blog is not only well known for food recopies but also for high quality photographs and descriptions.
In 2009, she opened a website named “TastyKitchen.com” featuring favourite Recipes of all coming out from house kitchens. Ree featured first on TV in “Throwdown!” episode. Food Network then had Ree’s daytime show named after her blog “The Pioneer Woman”. Ree has written several books as well and last year Ree opened up a Restaurant named “The Mercantile.”
Personal Life – Husband and Children
Ree is happily married to Ladd Drummond whom Ree refers to “The Marlboro Man” in her blog. They reside in a Cattle Ranch along with their 4 children.
Ree Drummond Net Worth
Owning to her immense popularity and daily visitors/loyal viewers on her blogs along with advertisement income from blogs, TV appearances, Ree Drummond has been able to have good fortunes estimated to be $8 Million and Drummond yearly salary from her blog is about $1.5 million as updated in 2017.