Eric Thomas Net Worth – Bio, Salary 2017

By | April 1, 2017

American motivational speaker Eric Thomas net worth has been revealed. Check out his house and car as per Forbes along with family, salary in 2017. Eric was born on 1970 in Chicago, Illinois. He is an American motivational speaker, consultant, minister and nicknamed as Hip Hop Preacher. Eric has his own YouTube channel on which he keeps on posting motivational and inspirational videos. He produced a motivational series T.G.I.M. (Thank God it’s Monday) with 5 million-plus views. He has 574,254 subscriptions on his YouTube channel ‘etthehiphoppreacher’. He just tries to portray his life story that inspires people. He always speaks of Living in Integrity.

Eric Thomas

Full Name Eric D. Thomas
Birth Date 1970
Net Worth $2 Million (estimated)
Source of Income Motivational speaker
Annual Salary $400 Thousand
Ethnicity African
Wife Dede Moseley

Eric grew up in Chicago, Illinois. Along with a motivational speaker, he is CEO of his own consulting firm. He also works with Fortune 500 companies and Professional Sports Organizations. Thomson was born in Detroit, lived in a family under which he had to follow a long list of rules, but he didn’t want to live in such strict environment. After that, he made a decision of dropping out the high school. He spent years on the streets. During this period, he came across a minister who convinced him to go back to school.



Minister’s motivational words worked on him and he again started his school. He completed his graduation in 2001 from Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, where he also worked as a preacher. Then in 2003, Thomas accepted a job at Michigan State University providing him a paid work and fellowship complete his master’s degree in K-12 Administration with majors in Educational Leadership. He worked as an academic adviser to disadvantaged students at MSU. In the next two years, Thomas was able to get a master’s degree from MSU (2005) and a PhD in Education Administration in 2015. He created his channel in 2008. Then he started posting videos on his channel from 2019.

He also published three books, and the overall messages of his books are “Doing right and Making good choices”.

  1. The Secret to Success was published in 2012.
  2. Greatness Is Upon You: Laying the Foundation (Kindle Edition 2014) ASIN B00NTGO41S
  3. Average Skill Phenomenal Will (2016)

Based on the stats for the Eric Thomas’s YouTube channel, the average daily view of the Eric Thomas’s YouTube channel is 50,833. According to this figure, if we apply this number to the RPM estimation for YouTube’s program, then we can estimate that Eric Thomas made $50 to $75 daily.



Of course, Eric is popular on YouTube for his inspirational videos. So it’s actually not hard to estimate the money he is making. Based on the stats for Thomas’s YouTube channel, the grand total of views of videos on Thomas’s channel is 61 million. So roughly estimated earnings of Eric is $61,000-$122,000 on YouTube already! The Information is estimated based on the public information about YouTube’s monetization programs, not by accurate means.

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