James Arthur Ray is a motivational speaker. He is a convicted felon who was charged with negligent homicide. He is also an author and has written many books. James has taught motivational seminars to Stephen Covey and is a “self-help” guru. He has appeared in many TV shows and is an advocate of ‘Law of Attraction’. Here is a quick summary of net worth of James Arthur Ray in 2018, career and earnings.
Early Life & Biography
James Arthur Ray was born on 22 November 1957. His father was a preacher in Tulsa, Oklahoma’s Red Fork Church of God.
He was 26 years old when he got married. He divorced his wife in 1987. He is currently single and has no children.
James has been charged with killing three people. He has appeared on a trial in Arizona’s Yavapai County. He was released in 2010 for a bond of $525,000. He was again sentenced to two years in prison in 2011. He received a supervised release in 2013 from Phoenix.
Career, Awards & Nominations
James Arthur Ray believes in the Law of Attraction. The teachings given by him has been described as “a mix of spirituality, quantum physics, and motivational speaking”. He also advocates the belief of “New Thought”.
As an author, his first book entitled ‘The Science of Success’ was released in 2003. That same year he released his second book called ‘Practical Spirituality: How to Use Spiritual Power to Create Tangible Results’.
In 2008, he released his commercially successful book, ‘Harmonic Wealth: The Secret of Attracting the Life You Want’. The following year, James came up with his fourth book called ‘The Seven Laws of True Wealth: Create the Life You Desire and Deserve’.
He was the host of an audio study course called ‘Harmonic Wealth’. In his show, Marla Maples and Kim Lyons have also appeared. He was also credited as the writer and star of the documentary ‘Harmonic Wealth: Attract the Life You Want’ in 2008.
James is also the creator, writer, director, and star of the show ‘Quantum Creations’ in 2006. That same year, he appeared in the video of ‘The Secret’.
Awards & Achievements
James Arthur Ray has not been conferred with any award. The biggest achievement of his career is to be a renowned motivational speaker and to appear in a number of TV shows. His book, ‘Harmonic Wealth: The Secret of Attracting the Life You Want’ has appeared in the list of New York Times best-seller.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of James Arthur Ray is $2 million. Although he has written books and appeared in television shows, after getting incarcerated there was a halt in his career. He has appeared in shows like ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’, ‘Piers Morgan Live’, ‘Larry King Live’, and ‘The Today Show’. He is trying to re-launch his career as a motivational speaker and was seen in the documentary called ‘Enlighten Us: The Rise and Fall of James Arthur Ray’ in 2016.
James Arthur Ray is a popular name as a motivational speaker. He is a self-help guru who has published books and also appeared in many TV shows. He has also appeared in films and can well bounce back.