Lake Bell Net Worth 2023: Income, Salary, Career, Personal Life

What is Lake Bell’s Net Worth?

Net Worth$3 Million
CountryUnited States
Age43 Years
BornMarch 25, 1979
Last Updated2023

Lake Bell is an American actress, director, screenwriter, and model with an estimated net worth of $3 million. Bell was ranked 45th on Femme Fatales’ list of the 50 Sexiest Women in 2003, sixth on British Vogue’s list of the 10 Best Dressed Women in 2007, and 32nd on Maxim’s Hot 100 in 2008.

She is well-known for her roles in Boston Legal, Surface, How to Make It in America, Children’s Hospital, and many others, as well as films such as In a World…, Home Again, Over Her Dead Body, No Strings Attached, No Escape and many others. Bell was named one of the ‘Inspiring Filmmakers’ of 2012 by LUNAFEST for her first feature as a writer and director of the film Worst Enemy.

Lake Bell’s Net Worth Over the Years

Net Worth in 2023$3 Million
Net Worth in 2022$2.8 Million
Net Worth in 2021$2.3 Million
Net Worth in 2020$2 Million
Net Worth in 2019$1.5 Million
Estimated income report over the years.

Early Life

Lake Siegel Bell was born on March 24, 1979, in New York to Harvey Siegel, a real estate developer, and Robin Bell, who owns the design firm Robin Bell Design in New York. His father bought the then-closed Virginia International Raceway and converted it to a racetrack country club, and also owned New Jersey Motorsports Park.

She has a brother, Luke Bell Siegel, who is the owner of Raydoor, a sliding wall and door company in New York City, and two half-sisters, Courtney and Mackenzie. Bell attended several schools like The Chapin School in New York and Westminster School in Simsbury, Connecticut, as well as Saint Edwards School, Florida.

She later attended Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York, and eventually the Rose Bruford College in London, where she appeared in plays such as The Children’s Hour, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, Six Degrees of Separation, The Pentecost, and The Seagull. She graduated in 2002 and went to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting.

Acting Career

Lake Bella made her acting debut in the film Speakeasy as Sara Marnikov. It was produced as part of Project Greenlight, a documentary series that depicts the struggles of first-time filmmakers and gives them with resources to make their dreams a reality.

She then appeared in two episodes of the medical TV program ER in 2002. She had a brief part in Adam Goldberg’s psychological thriller, I Love Your Work, in 2003. She also plays the female lead in NBC’s War Stories and appeared in the comedy-drama Miss Match in 2003. She has also appeared in a number of television shows, including The League in 2010, New Girl in 2011, and How to Make It in America from 2010 to 2011.

She experienced commercial success in films such as What Happens in Vegas (2008), It’s Complicated (2009), No Strings Attached (2011), and A Good Old Fashioned Orgy (2011). She has also provided her voice in computer-animated science-fiction comedy films such as Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014), The Secret Life of Pets (2016), and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018), The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019) and Cryptozoo (2021).

Screenwriting and Directing

In 2010, Bell wrote and directed her debut short film, Worst Enemy, which was well received at a number of film festivals. In a World…, her debut film as a writer and director, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2013. Other films and TV series that she directed and wrote include El Tonto, I Do… Until I Don’t, Bless This Mess and Pam & Tommy.


Bell first appeared in a GQ picture shoot in 2007, and then in Marie Claire in 2008. She modeled for Scott Caan’s first book, Scott Caan Photographs, Vol. 1, in 2009, and she appeared in photo shoots for Elle, Los Angeles, Maxim, and Esquire twice in 2011.

Bell walked the runway at Pirelli’s Fashion Week in Milan. Furthermore, Bell is The Hollywood Reporter’s automotive contributing editor and has an automotive section called Test Drive.

Awards and Nomination

Bell has won a total of 6 awards and received 14 nominations for her career as an actress, screenwriter, and director. She has won the Dublin Film Critics Circle Award, Tony Cox Award for Screenwriting, NBR Award, Achievement Award, Phoenix Film Critics Society Award, and Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award as well as been nominated for Toronto Film Critics Association Award, Women Film Critics Circle Award, Independent Spirit Award, EDA Female Focus Award, and Chicago Film Critics Association Award, among others.

Personal Life

Bell had a past relationship with Colin Farrell in the late 1990s. Bell started dating Scott Campbell, an artist, and tattoo artist, in 2011, and they married in 2013. They have two kids, Nova and Ozgood. The pair announced their separation in 2020 and Bell filed for divorce the same year.


Lake Bell and Scott Campbell spent $3 million on a Brooklyn townhouse. The five bedrooms in the four-story mansion include an amazing master suite with a freestanding tub and a large walk-in closet.

Interesting Facts

  • Bell’s parents are both of Russian Jewish origin.
  • As a teen, she grew up in Vero Beach, Florida.
  • She appeared nude on the cover of New York Magazine’s “Fall Fashion” issue in 2013, covered solely with fake tattoos.
  • She experienced a brief period of depression following the birth of her son Ozzi in 2017.
  • She took Zoloft for a year to improve her mental health.
  • She was set to play Deputy Judy Hicks in Scream 4 (2011), however, she pulled out due to scheduling issues.
  • She is an advocate of animal rights.
  • Lake also has a Staffordshire bull terrier named Margaret.


As of 2023, Lake Bell’s net worth is estimated to be around $3 million. She earns over $300K worth of wealth per year via primarily working in films and later went on to appear on television as well.

Aside from that, she has written and directed films. She earned her riches through her acting career as well as sponsorship deals. Lake Bell has captivated the hearts of millions with her great performances and acting abilities throughout her career.

Bell is also a prominent model, having appeared in photo campaigns for magazines such as Elle, Maxim, and Esquire. Her yearly pay as a model exceeds $101,000. Lake Bell has over 125k followers on her official Twitter handle @lakebell and 193k followers on her official Instagram account @lakebell.

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