George Zimmerman Net Worth: George Zimmerman is a resident of Florida who is famous for shooting down a 17 years old Trayvon Martin fatally on the 26th of February, 2012 while he was doing a volunteer security watch at a camp in Florida and was acquitted of second-degree murder and manslaughter.
He is currently a painter as he has found it as a means to express his emotions and has a net worth of about $11 million with a weekly income of about $8k, a monthly income of about $32k, and an annual income of about $400k.
This article gives a run-through of all you need to know about George Zimmerman.
George Zimmerman Net worth
George Zimmerman’s net worth has been estimated to be about $11 million, having an annual income of $400k, a monthly income of $32k, and a weekly income of $8k
Though his main source of income is still not known reports have it that before the shooting incident he was an insurance underwriter and after the incident he took to painting in other to express his emotions to the public.
Early life of George Zimmerman
George Michael Zimmerman was born on the 5th of October, 1983 in Manassas, Virginia to Robert Zimmerman Jr and Gladys Mesa Zimmerman and grew up in a catholic household.
He served as an altar boy from the age of 7 to the age of 17 and attended All Saints Catholic school, later he attended Osbourn high school and graduated in 2001 where he was a member of the junior ‘Reserve where he was a member of the junior ‘Reserve officers training corps’ after school program’ as he has always wanted to be a marine.
George moved to Lake Mary, Florida to work at an insurance agency and also studied criminal justice at Seminole state college.
The Biography of George Zimmerman
George Michael Zimmerman known popularly as George Zimmerman was born on the 5th of October in the year 1983 in the city of Manassas, Virginia, USA to his parents, Gladys Mesa Zimmerman and Robert Zimmerman Jnr. having two siblings, Dawn Zimmerman and Grace Zimmerman.
He is a Christian by religion and a citizen of the US. His birth sign is Libra, has a height of about 1.7m (5’7”) and a weight of 136kg (300lbs).
George was an insurance underwriter before the Florida incident and took volunteer work as a security watch guard but currently is a painter who paints what he feels and sells them off.
He was married to Shellie Dean but got divorced on the account of domestic violence. He has a black hair color and a black colored eyes.
Career of George Zimmerman
At the ripe age of 14, George Zimmerman participated in an after school ‘Junior Reserve Officers Training corps’ program ‘ as he has always wanted to become a marine, at the age of 15 he took up three part time jobs on nights and weekends just to buy himself a car.
After his high school, George moved to Lake Mary, Florida where he worked in an insurance agency and attended classes at night just to get a license to be able to sell insurance.
In 2004, George Zimmerman and a friend of his then started a satellite office of Allstate insurance but unfortunately, it failed just a year later. He had also formerly been employed at a car dealer shop and a mortgage audit firm. George was also a member of the democratic party.
After the shooting incident, he took to painting in other to pour out his innermost emotions and sell them off for good pay.
George Zimmerman’s Personal life
George Michael Zimmerman was formerly married to a licensed cosmetologist, Shellie Dean and they were married from the year 2007 to the year 2013 when she filed a divorce on domestic violence and they have no children from the marriage.
With George being banned from both Bumble and Tinder in 2018 and 2019 respectively, the status of his relationship status has been left unknown.
George Zimmerman’s Wealth dependency
As for what he does for a living to get such an amount as about $11 million as his net worth, we are not particularly sure as we just know he used to be an insurance underwriter till the incident that left him jobless only for to pick up the painting.
On the 26th of February, 2012.. he shot down a 17 years old boy named Trayvon Martin and was acquitted of second-degree murder on the 13th of July, 2013 in the ‘Florida V George Zimmerman trial’.
George has also been involved in several encounters with the law enforcement agencies over the past years and was arrested with charges of domestic violence twice, first in November 2013 and then in January 2015 with both charges dropped.
He then began selling paintings as it’s been reported recently that his paintings were copied from various other sources.
George Zimmerman tried auctioning the weapon he used in killing Trayvon just 4 years after his death with the weapon being listed first on GunBrokers and the United Gun Group following afterward with both having a kickoff bid of $5,000.
Based on reports, the item was later sold on the 20th of May, 2016 for a high bid of $250,000.
After the whole incident, George filed a lawsuit of $100 million against the family of Trayvon Martins and the prosecutors of Florida saying they were aware of the illegal and suspicious acts of the 17 years old and yet are playing dumb to cover up their bad.
George Michael Zimmerman is a resident of Florida who came into the limelight when he shot down 17 years old Trayvon Martins and was acquitted of second-degree murder and manslaughter.
Afterward, he tried auctioning the weapon with a start-off bid of $5,000 and later sold it for a high bid of $250,000.
He is a painter now who paints his innermost emotions and sells them off. He also filed a lawsuit of $100 million against Trayvon’s parents and Florida persecutors saying they were aware of the illegal acts the boy was doing and kept quiet about it.
As of 2022, the net worth of George Zimmerman has been estimated to be about $11 million.