For a dancer and TV personality who has only been involved in few known competitions, Melissa Rycroft can be said to be considerably financially healthy. She has an estimated net worth of 1.5 million making her earn much more than an average American will earn in decades. A large chunk of her earnings are from dance competitions and reality TV shows. Having written an autobiography, she must have made some money from that too.
Net Worth – $1.65 Million
Full Name: Melissa Katherine Rycroft-Strickland
Annual Salary: $300,000
11th of March 1983
Height & Weight
1.6 m / 5.24 feet
Husband: Tye Strickland
Ex-boyfriend: Jason Mesnick
Melissa Rycroft was born in the year 1983 to Texas-based family and she was raised in Dallas, Texas. As she was growing up with her family, she was shows her interested towards dancing nad her family enrolled her in a local dancing school where she was taught the basics of dancing. She later attended University of North Texas where she read marketing. After some years, she joined Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, a cheer-leading team for American Football team, Dallas Cowboys.
She has now retired from cheerleading and her basic interest is in reality TV shows and dance competitions. She is most known for taking part in the 8th and 15th seasons of the popular American reality TV show Dancing with the Stars. Other TV shows she has taken part in are Redneck Island, The Bachelor, Bachelor Pad, and Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader: Making the Team.
Melissa Rycroft, who has expressed how unlucky she used to be with men, is now married to Tye Strickland after dating him on and off for years. They married in 2009 and they are parenting two kids together now. She dated Jason Mesnick before settling down with Strickland.