Teresa Earnhardt Net Worth

As rich as they come, people in business usually have the most wealth to brag about. Million-dollar houses, private jets and a variety of other premium things usually distinguish successful business people from the rest of us. However, some are more humble than other, but it’s not about perception and philosophy this time, but rather about Teresa Earnhardt. This unknown tall Executive, CEO of Dale Earnhardt Inc. is American. Born in unknown on the unknown, Teresa Earnhardt has emerged as a successful business person. Graduating Bunker Hill High School in Claremont, NC, this individual has received tons of awards and accolades for successes in various fields. Earning the nicknames of Teresa Houston along the way Teresa Earnhardt was born into the family of unknown unknown. Nowadays, moving around the world and managing lots of business ventures has to be synchronised with personal time which is mostly occupied by business and Dale Earnhardt (m. 1982–2001, his death) Taylor Nicole Earnhardt. The total estimated net worth of Teresa Earnhardt is $55 Million.

Read more about Teresa Earnhardt Biography

Teresa Houston is the niece of the retired NASCAR Busch Series race driver Tommy Houston. She studied at Bunker Hill High School, then majored in interior design and commercial art. She debuted as the head of Dale Earnhardt Inc. during the Busch Series in 1998, prior to which she guided the company during two championships of the Craftsman Truck Series respectively in 1996 and 1997. Later, she led the company during the 1999, 2004 as well as 2005 Busch Series Championships. It has a paradox when the team guided by Teresa won the Daytona 500 championship in 2001 (when Michael Waltrip won). Unfortunately, it was the very same race during which the husband of Teresa Earnhardt died during a car crash. Of course, heading the company was financially profitable and added lots of income to the outright size of Teresa Earnhardt’s net worth. However, the death of her racer/husband Dale Earnhardt caused a lot of troubles with sponsors, as both the Army of USA and Budweiser withdrew their support, which led to Earnhardt Racing and Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates being united. So, in 2008 there the new team called Earnhardt Ganassi Racing announced, and the above mentioned team managed to win Daytona 500 thanks to the perfect driving of Jamie McMurray.

In 2004, the biographical drama film entitled “The Dale Earnhardt Story” (2004) directed by Russell Mulcahy was released. The racer Dale Earnhardt was portrayed by Berry Pepper whereas Teresa Earnhardt was portrayed by Elizabeth Mitchell. The film was nominated for an Emmy, Screen Actors Guild and Art Directors Guild Awards.

Currently Teresa’s activities are less public, as in 2014 she was bought-out of the racing company by Chip Ganassi, as he believed that she was no longer interested or of practical use in the operations of the company.

Finally, in the personal life of Teresa Earnhardt, she started dating Dale in the late 1970s, and the couple married in 1982, the third marriage for Dale Earnhardt whereas for Teresa it was the first. In 1988, she gave birth to their daughter Taylor Nicole. More, she became the stepmother to Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kelley Earnhardt Miller and Kerry Earnhardt. They reside on their farm near Mooresville, North Carolina. Her husband, Dale Earnhardt died during a racing accident in 2001 because of a basilar skull fracture. At the time of his death he was 49 years old.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Teresa Earnhardt
  • Net Worth: $55 Million
  • Date Of Birth: December 20, 1958
  • Place Of Birth: Hickory, North Carolina, United States
  • Profession: Executive, CEO of Dale Earnhardt Inc.
  • Education: Bunker Hill High School in Claremont, NC
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Dale Earnhardt (m. 1982–2001, his death)
  • Children: Taylor Nicole Earnhardt
  • Nicknames: Teresa Houston
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/teresa.earnhardt.12
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/dgodfathermoody/status/728665360472391680?lang=en
  • IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm2458451
  • Awards: Achievement in Motorsports Tribute Award for CONCORD, N.C. – Dale Earnhardt (2010)
  • TV Shows: Up Close with Carrie Keagan, Dale (Documentary, 2007), CMT Insider, Brad Paisley: When I Get Where I’m Going (2005)


  • Current owner of DEI, Dale Earnhardt Inc. [September 2007]
  • Mother, with Dale Earnhardt, of Taylor Nicole Earnhardt.
  • Stepmother of Dale Earnhardt Jr..


Title Year Status Character
Up Close with Carrie Keagan 2007 TV Series Herself
Dale 2007 Documentary Herself
CMT Insider 2007 TV Series Herself