“Roseanne” has had a huge impact on the TV sitcom industry, influencing the styles of countless other shows and bringing huge fame and fortune to its stars. Launching some actors like Sarah Chalke and Johnny Galecki into huge roles elsewhere and cementing Roseanne Barr and John Goodman as household names, the show is a cultural monolith. Here are the stars of “Roseanne” ranked by net worth.
Alicia “Lecy” Goranson — Net Worth: $3.5 Million
Though she shared the role of Becky with Sarah Chalke (below), Alicia Goranson originated and continues the role on “The Conners.” She hasn’t had many other large roles to add to her wealth.
Estelle Parsons — Net Worth: $6 Million
Academy Award-winning Estelle Parsons brought some gravitas to the role of Beverly Harris, mother of Roseanne and Jackie. She reprised her role at 91-years-old, and she’s still got it.
Sarah Chalke — Net Worth: $14 Million
Better known for her role as Dr. Elliot Reid on “Scrubs,” Sarah Chalke took over the role of Becky for several seasons, leading to jokes about “the two Beckys,” a bit the cast kept up when Chalke made a reappearance in “The Conners” in a different role.
Laurie Metcalf — Net Worth: $14 Million
Laurie Metcalf has enjoyed a storied career, with appearances in everything from “Toy Story” to “Scream 2” to “Ladybird,” the last of which earned Metcalf a nomination for best supporting actress at the Oscars. Plus, she’s got 14 mill to her name.
Sara Gilbert — Net Worth: $35 Million
A lot of producer credits on “The Conners,” “Roseanne,” and “The Talk” have filled out Sara Gilbert’s coffers, along with her many appearances on big-name shows like “The Big Bang Theory” and “ER,” in addition to her role as Darlene of course.
John Goodman — Net Worth: $65 Million
A strong movie career has helped lift John Goodman toward the top of the list, with iconic roles in movies like “The Big Lebowski,” “O Brother, Where Art Thou?”, “The Emperor's New Groove,” "The Artist,” and “Argo.”
Roseanne Barr — Net Worth: $80 Million
Though she hasn’t appeared in any “Roseanne” series since 2018, Roseanne Barr still remains at the center of the fictional universe, and she has the millions of bucks to prove it. She’ll be forever associated with the role, which helped earn her $80 million fortune.
Johnny Galecki — Net Worth: $100 Million
“Roseanne” helped launch Johnny Galecki to his star role in “The Big Bang Theory,” for which he’s now better known and which accounts for a huge portion of his fortune. Of course, some of his “Roseanne” co-stars have benefitted from his rise as well, with roles in “The Big Bang Theory” too.