Tichina Arnold Net Worth: How Much is the Actress Worth?

Tichina Arnold Net Worth: How Much is the Actress Worth?
Image: @tichinaarnold/ IG

The famous American actress, Tichina Arnold, often gains media speculation for the wealth she has earned. In this article, we have listed everything about Tichina Arnold’s net worth and the staggering factors contributing to it. It also lists the actress’s controversial life and some facts related to her.

Tichina Arnold is an American actress. In 1992, she came into the limelight with Fox’s Martin wherein she portrayed Pamela “Pam” James. With a career span of more than four decades, Tichina has given the audience some of the best critically acclaimed films. This article will detail everything related to the actress’ life including her net worth, career, and personal life.

Who is Tichina Arnold?

Tichina Arnold Net Worth: How Much is the Actress Worth?
Source: @tichinaarnold / IG

Tichina Rolanda Arnold was born on June 28, 1969 (age 55 years; as of 2024) in Queens, New York City. Raised in a working-class family, Tichina Arnold’s mother, Diane, was a sanitation worker, and her father, Gene Arnold, was a police officer. Tichina follows Christianity and was raised in the Church of God in Christ.


For her high schooling, Tichina Arnold attended Fiorello H. Laguardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. While in high school, Tichina was offered a role in a television show, following which she dropped the plan to enroll herself for an undergraduate degree.

What is the net worth of Tichina Arnold?

As of 2024, Tichina Arnold has an estimated net worth of $2 million. Additionally, several factors contribute to the net worth of Tichina Arnold.

NameTichina Arnold
Full NameTichina Rolanda Arnold
Net Worth (As of 2024)$2 Million
Annual Income$1 Million, Approximately

Also Read – Missy Elliott Net Worth: Here’s What We Know About The Grammy Winner’s Fortune

Factors Contributing to the Net Worth of Tichina Arnold

Car Collection

On March 27, 2024, Tichina Arnold shared her new Rolls Royce Electric on an Instagram post. Besides Rolls Royce, the media reports claim that the actress has an impressive collection of cars.

Acting Fees

In 2018, Tichina Arnold was featured in the CBS Sitcom ‘The Neighbourhood.’ Playing the lead role of Tina Butler, the actress is reportedly paid a staggering fee of $150,000 per episode. Not only The Neighbourhood, but the actress has bagged several acting projects including So Fly Christmas (2023) and Yes We Cannabis (2023).

Real Estate Investments

In 2018, Tichina Arnold purchased a home in Los Angeles worth $933,000. However, in 2023, the actress listed it for sale for $2 Million.


In January 2016, Tichina filed for a divorce from her ex-husband, Rico Hines, a Basketball coach. While the estimates are unknown, according to media reports, the divorce settlements also included spousal support for Arnold.

Also Read – Bobbi Althoff Net Worth: How Rich is the Controversial Podcaster?


In Theatres

  • Arnold, when she was eight, was encouraged by her mother to take part in an acting audition. She won the audition and made her acting debut with the play The Me Nobody Knows. 
  • Following this continued to appear in theatrical productions like Hair, Romance, and Hard Times
Tichina Arnold Net Worth: How Much is the Actress Worth?
Source: @tichinaarnold / IG

In Films

  • In 1983, when Arnold was 14 and a high school student, she was offered a supporting role in the English film ‘The Brass Ring.’ The same year the TV Movie made its debut with Tichina playing the supporting role of Mary.
  • Between 1984 and 1990, the actress made her appearance in several films including Little Shop of Honors (1986) and How I Get Into College (1989).
  • In 2019, she worked on three English films consecutively, The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Countdown, and All The Way With You.
  • Some of her recent film projects are Runt (2020), The Main Event (2020), and So Fly Christmas (2023)

Television Shows

  • In 1986, Tichina made her television debut with the show Sesame Street. A year later, she portrayed Zena Brown in ABC’s acclaimed show Ryan’s Hope.
  • Later on, she worked for several episodic series including The Jamie Foxx Show (1998), Intimate Portrait (2002), and Soul Food (2002).
  • In recent years, Tichina appeared in several television shows including Devil May Care (2021), Bob Hearts Abishola (2022), and Yes We Cannabis (2023). 

Awards and Nominations

  • In 1988, Tichina was nominated for the Outstanding Ingenue in a Drama Series Award at the Daytime Emmy Awards.
  • In 1996, she won the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Award at the Image Awards
  • In 2008, Arnold won the Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series Award at the Image Awards.

[Note: Besides the above-mentioned, there are several nominations under the name of Tichina Arnold]

Also Read – Who is Sara Saffari? Here’s All About The Popular Fitness Influencer

Personal Life

In 2004, Tichina Arnold gave birth to her first child, a daughter named Alijah Kai Higgins with an acclaimed music producer, Carvin Haggins

Tichina Arnold Net Worth: How Much is the Actress Worth?
Image: @tichinaarnold/ IG

On August 18, 2012, Tichina tied the knot with Basketball coach Rico Hines. However, four years later, the actress’ manager in a press conference revealed that the couple had decided to part ways and have legally finalised their divorce. At the same time, the media report claimed infidelity as the reason behind the divorce; during the marriage, Hines cheated on the actress and also made a sex tape with another woman which later went viral on the internet.

Do You Know These Lesser Known Facts About Tichina Arnold?

  • Influenced by acting since childhood, Tichina, when she was four, performed in the Church’s choir.
  • Besides being an actress, Tichina Arnold is a philanthropist. In 2013, Arnold became a co-founder of The Win-Win Foundation, a foundation for people suffering from Lupus; the other founder was her sister who was suffering from the same disease.
  • In 2005, she lent her voice to the animated film, The Boondocks wherein she worked for the character, Rachelle.
  • In 1998, Arnold ventured into entrepreneurship and started her company of designer headbands, China Moon Gear. Additionally, many acclaimed Hollywood actresses were seen donning her hand bands including Michelle, Tisha Campbell, Janet Jackson, Vivica A. Fox, Regina King, Christina Aguilera and Lisa Raye McCoy. 

About the author


Aditi Raj

Aditi Raj is a media and entertainment enthusiast with a journalism degree and two years of writing experience. Passionate about movies, music, and pop culture, Aditi crafts engaging content that reflects her in-depth industry knowledge. She's a dynamic storyteller who keeps audiences informed and entertained, bringing her unique perspective to the ever-evolving world of media and entertainment.

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *