Top Ten Richest Americans

The following table lists the richest Americans by their net worth and the industry in which they earned their fortune.

picture of Bill Gates, the richest man in America

Bill Gates is the richest American
Source: AP Photo

Rank Name Net Worth Company
1. Bill Gates $81 billion Microsoft
2. Jeff Bezos $67 billion Amazon.com
3. Warren Buffett $65.5 billion Berkshire Hathaway
4. Mark Zuckerberg $55.5 billion Facebook
5. Larry Ellison $49.3 billion Oracle
6. Michael Bloomberg $45 billion Bloomberg LP
7. Charles Koch $42 billion diversified
7. David Koch $42 billion diversified
9. Larry Page $38.5 billion Google
10. Sergey Brin $37.5 billion Google
Source: Forbes.com