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These are the 20 richest people in California, 2019

Who’s the richest person in California? That title once again goes to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, according to the newly released Forbes 400 ranking – Richest Billionaires In The United States, 2019. But ninety-nine very wealthy Californians also appear on the list of the 400 richest people in the country right now.

With an estimated net worth at $69.6 billion, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is the richest person in California (and 4th richest person in the country). Second in line is Larry Ellison, the founder of the technology giant Oracle, who notches a net worth of $65 billion, which puts him at No. 5 on the list of America’s billionaires.

Holding down third place in California and 5th in the U.S. is Larry Page, the CEO of Google parent company Alphabet, with an estimated net worth of $9.8 billion.

These are the 20 richest people in California, 2019

  1. Mark Zuckerberg: $69.6 billion
  2. Larry Ellison: $65 billion
  3. Larry Page: $55.5 billion
  4. Sergey Brin: $53.5 billion
  5. Laurene Powell Jobs & family: $21.3 billion
  6. Elon Musk: $19.9 billion
  7. Donald Bren: $17 B billion
  8. Eric Schmidt: $14.2 billion
  9. Dustin Moskovitz: $11.6 billion
  10. Gordon Moore: $10.3 billion
  11. Jan Koum: $10.1 billion
  12. Stewart and Lynda Resnick: $9 billion
  13. David Geffen: $7.9 billion
  14. Charles Schwab: $7.7 billion
  15. John Doerr: $7.5 billion
  16. Marijke Mars: $7.4 billion
  17. Steven Rales: $6.9 billion
  18. Eli Broad: $6.8 billion
  19. John A. Sobrato & family: $6.7 billion
  20. Patrick Soon-Shiong: $6.7 billion

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Emma London
Emma London is an associate editor at CEOWORLD magazine New York and has a keen interest in fashion, higher education, travel, lifestyle. When she's not working on new stories or hunting social media for trending content, she's spending her free time either planning for his next trip or watching sci-fi movies, especially ones involving artificial intelligence. Write at