What Is ‘Malcolm In The Middle’ Star Frankie Muniz’s Net Worth Today? Frankie’s pay would jump up from $30,000 per episode to $75,000 per episode after a few seasons had gone by. Fans that are old enough to remember Malcolm in the Middle are certainly old enough to remember when Frankie Muniz became a household name.
When Muniz started playing Malcolm, his salary was US$30,000 (approx. $43,722) per episode. But as the show became more successful, Muniz became even richer. By 2006, he was making US$120,000 (approx. $174,891) per episode.
Frankie Muniz was the lead on the show, and he was perfect for the character Malcolm. Thanks to the show being a success, he was able to command a solid salary as the series went on. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Frankie’s pay would jump up from $30,000 per episode to $75,000 per episode after a few seasons had gone by.
When Muniz started playing Malcolm, his salary was US$30,000 (approx. $43,722) per episode. But as the show became more successful, Muniz became even richer.
How much did Frankie earn on Malcolm in the Middle?
Total it all up and Frankie earned around $10.15 million in base salaries alone from the first run episodes of Malcolm in the Middle. With union royalty rates, he likely earned around 80% of that in the show’s first syndication run. Frankie also earned millions from his acting career.
Frankie Muniz Net Worth and Salary: Frankie Muniz is an American actor, musician, writer, producer, and race-car driver who has a net worth of $30 million dollars. Frankie is best-known for starring on the sitcom Malcolm in the Middle, which ran 7 seasons between 2000 and 2006.
Muniz has continued to act and also competed on the reality television series Dancing with the Stars in 2017. He has also starred in many of the Sharknado TV movies. He has won multiple awards including Kids’ Choice Awards, Young Artist Awards, and YoungStar Awards.
Racing: As his star rose, Muniz dove into professional auto racing. As a racer, he signed on with Jensen Motorsport as a driver in 2005, and then raced in the Formula BMW USA series (2006) and the Champ Car Atlantic series (2007). As a driver he competed in 32 races for the Atlantic Championship from 2007 to 2009.
Frankie also earned millions from his acting career. Perhaps most-notably, he earned $2 million for the first installment of Agent Cody Banks and $5 million for the sequel. Real Estate: At the beginning of his career, after making some big money, Frankie bought his mother a home in Brentwood.
What happened to Muniz in Malcolm in the Middle?
Once Malcolm in the Middle wrapped, Muniz decided to take a step away from acting to focus on being a full time race car driver. In 2009, Muniz suffered terrible injuries from a crash and put a stop to racing. Muniz then became a drummer for the band Kingsoil between 2012 to 2014.
Most millennials remember Frankie Muniz as the child actor who played the lead role in the hit sitcom Malcolm in the Middle in the early noughties. Muniz’s undeniable talent and onscreen charm scored him an Emmy Award nomination and two Golden Globe Award nominations. After his TV success, Muniz was cast in big screen roles like Agent Cody Banks, …
Here’s what happened to one of the most popular child stars in the world — who is now expecting a child of his own. Frankie Muniz starred in Malcolm in the Middle between 2000 and 2006. (WireImage)