Jeff Bezos Net Worth at Retirement From Amazon Is 739,489x US Median

  • Jeff Bezos is leaving his role as Amazon CEO at the age of 57 with $197 billion.
  • The median net worth of Americans when they retire at 65 is $266,400.
  • Bezos is currently the richest person in the world.
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Jeff Bezos’ reign as Amazon CEO will come to an end on Monday, and he’ll be stepping down as the world’s richest person.

He will be retiring from the role at the age of 57 with an estimated $199 billion in wealth, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaire’s Index. The fortune largely consists of his hefty Amazon holdings and other assets. He received an $81,840 salary and $1.6 million in other compensation from Amazon last year. 

His fortune is 739,489 times the median net worth of an American at the age of 65, the average age at which people in the US retire,…

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