Elizabeth Lyn Vargas Net Worth 2022 – Salary, Income, Earnings

Elizabeth Lyn Vargas Net Worth

Elizabeth Lyn Vargas has an estimated net worth of $30 million. She is best known for her appearances on the reality series TV The Real Housewives of Orange County (RHOC). She earns most of her income from television shows. 

Vargas was one of the new cast members added during the 15th season of RHOC. Despite her unconventional nature, the CEO and ex-cult member grew in popularity among fans, thanks in part to how wild she made her life appear. Her divorce from her husband, former CEO Bernt Bodal, to whom she was still legally married at the time of the show while in a relationship with her boyfriend, received a lot of attention.

To calculate the net worth of Elizabeth Lyn Vargas, subtract all her liabilities from her total assets. Investments, savings, cash deposits, and any equity she has in a house, car, or other similar asset are included in the total assets. All debts, such as personal loans and mortgages, are included in total liabilities.

Here’s the breakdown of her net worth:

Name: Elizabeth Lyn Vargas
Net Worth: $30 Million
Monthly Salary: $300 Thousand
Annual Income: $5 Million
Source of Wealth: TV Personality, Businessperson

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Early Life

Elizabeth Lyn Vargas is a native of Missouri. She studied jazz singing at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle. She eventually formed the Vargas Girls Jazz Cabaret, which performed in nightclubs around Seattle.


Edge Music Network, which Elizabeth calls a modern digital version of MTV, offers online music videos. Universal Music, the world’s largest music publisher, licensed it in 2015. It now has a number of licensing agreements.

She will appear on the 15th season of Bravo’s reality series The Real Housewives of Orange County, which premieres in October 2020. After Tamra Judge was fired, she was added to the cast. 

In 2006, Real Housewives of Orange County premiered. The cast of season 15 includes Kelly Dodd, Gina Kirschenheiter, Emily Simpson, and Braunwyn Windham-Burke. There were spin-off series in other cities such as New York City, New Jersey, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., Beverly Hills, Potomac, Miami, Dallas, and Salt Lake City.

Personal Life

She was involved with a businessman named Bernt Bodal for more than 20 years. The couple was married for 17 years. They separated in 2017 and divorced three years later. Elizabeth and Bernt met at a nightclub where she was performing. “Hey Big Spender” was sung to him by her group as soon as he walked in.

Bernard Bodal is the former CEO and largest shareholder of American Seafoods. American Seafoods generates $600 million in annual sales, making it one of the largest seafood companies in the United States. The company was purchased by Bernt and several investors in 1999. Bernt served as CEO until 2017. Bernt appeared on Undercover Boss in 2012.

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Elizabeth and Bernt bought a property in La Quinta, California (near Palm Springs), in 2008 for $3.5 million. In 2014, they built a 10,500-square-foot mansion with 6 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms:

The gated community is also home to several members of the Kardashian family, including Sylvester Stallone.

Bernt and Elizabeth put their home up for sale in 2017 for $11.9 million, likely after their separation. In July 2020, after more than three years and several price reductions, they finally found a buyer for $8.5 million.

Elizabeth Lyn Vargas Quotes

Everyone has something that scares them. Everyone must make a choice at some point whether to be brave. Everyone has a story.

Elizabeth Vargas


I’ve been living with anxiety much, much, much longer than I’ve been with living with alcoholism, that’s for sure. I already knew from the sheer numbers and all the data that I’m not alone. I mean, the biggest mistake I did was spending most of my life thinking I was the only person who felt this way.

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I had two experiences. I had a wonderful experience in rehab, and I had a terrible experience in rehab. But, to be honest, in the end, it wasn’t rehab that got me sober. It was just finally surrendering and saying, ‘I don’t want to do this anymore. I can’t do this anymore. Somebody help me.’

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People with anxiety tend to be hyper-reactive. We are like jack rabbits, off and running to the races, reacting to some event, even while the event is still happening.

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We’re way overdue on a woman sitting in one of those Big Three chairs.

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Six months ago, I traveled to India to see firsthand what the prime minister of that country calls a national shame. It is the systematic, widespread, shocking elimination of India’s baby girls. Some 50,000 female fetuses are aborted every month in India.

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It’s estimated that one million girls in India ‘disappear’ every year.

Elizabeth Vargas


I worked in three local news markets and in every single one of them, they said: ‘You’re a lousy anchor. We would love to renew your contract and have you be our lead reporter here, but we’re not going to have you anchor.’

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You know, guys, it is possible for two women to work together and get along.

Elizabeth Vargas


I don’t know if I was born an alcoholic, but I was definitely born anxious.

Elizabeth Vargas


If I’ve helped one person, I feel really great, but I hear from people daily.

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I am an alcoholic. It took me a long time to admit that to myself. It took me a long time to admit it to my family, but I am.

Elizabeth Vargas


Denial is huge for any alcoholic, especially for a functioning alcoholic, because I – you know, I’m not living under a bridge. I haven’t been arrested.

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