Taylor Hick

Taylor Hick won the fifth season of the show. After that, he caught the attention of the world for having his debut album ranked number 2. He also is known for taking regular tours all over the country.

 Katharine McPhee

No doubt season five of American Idol gave a platform to many talented and would-be-rich contestants. She already had made a spot in the heart of audiences before losing to Taylor Hicks. It was only her faith she had in her talent that she came up with a couple of albums after the end of the show. Along with movies she also flung herself into movies and TV shows. She also endorses products on TV. Having taken all these achievements of her in notice there is no room for doubt about her estimated $6 million dollars wealth.   

Jordin Sparks

Jordin Sparks created history by being the youngest winner on the show. She also is a platinum-selling artist. She is an actress also who has worked in several movies and Broadway shows. Her versatility makes her the owner of $10 million.

Clay Aiken

You don’t have to be a winner to become richer that is what Clay Aiken teaches us. He came up with six studio albums after the conclusion of the show. Just not that he also has undertaken 9 major tours and expressed his political interest by running for Congress. This singer-cum- activist-cum-actor-cum-politician has a net worth of $6 million bucks.

Kellie Pickler

Simon Cowell had great expectations from this beautiful girl. Unfortunately, she could not win the show but that doesn’t mean she did not fulfill Simon’s expectations. Her first album “Small Town Girl” sold over 900,000 copies. After the success of the first, She went on to release her three other albums that went gold. American Idol was not the only reality show she participated in, she also appeared in Dancing With The Stars and won the title and her own show called I Love Kellie Pickler. In 2015 she earned $1.8 million only for going out on tours. 

Adam Lambert

It is believed that this highly competent singer got eliminated from the competition because of his sexual preferences. But as we all know that talent never bows down to obstacles. Adam Lambert had his first studio album called For Your Entertainment only in 2009 that sold 2 million copies worldwide. His exceptional talent earned him worth estimated $12 million dollars. With so much of wealth inside his bag, he would have figured out what we want from him?