Jill Zarin Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Jan 31, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 05, 2022
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About Jill Zarin

On November 30, 1963, Jill Zarin was born in Woodmere, New York.

She is an author and actress who wrote the book 'The Secrets Of A Jewish Mother' along with her mother and her sister. Jill Zarin is also a reality star.

She also starred in the reality television series 'The Real Housewives Of New York City.' She stayed right from the first season until season five in the show.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jill Zarin's net worth?

The net worth of Jill Zarin is an estimated $35 million.

How much does Jill Zarin earn per year?

Jill Zarin makes $5 million per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jill Zarin?

Jill Zarin is 5 ft 6 in (167 cms) tall.

How old is Jill Zarin?

As she was born on November 30, 1963, Jill Zarin is 58 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Jill was born in Woodmere, New York.

Jill grew up with her sister Lisa and her parents, Gloria Kamen and Sol Kamen. Her father is a businessman, while her mother's profession is unknown. Jill attended Lawrence High School, and then she graduated from Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts, with a degree in Retail Management.

After her graduation, Jill secured a job at Filene's as an assistant buyer. Then she further moved on to secure the National Sales Manager position at Jockey Hosiery.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jill Zarin dating?

She was first married to Steven Shapiro, and they both were blessed with a daughter they named Allyson.

She got divorced from Steven and got married to Bobby Zarin in 2000. He was an American real estate entrepreneur, a reality TV star, and a fabric businessman. They were blessed with three kids named Jonathan Zarin, Jenifer Zarin, and David Zarin. Bobby Zarin died in 2018 after fighting a long battle with cancer.

Jill Zarin is currently dating Gary Brody.

Career And Professional Highlights

After getting married to Bobby in 2000, she started her career as a consultant at Zarin Fabrics, a Manhattan business that Bobby's father first established. Jill Zarin is a businesswoman, part-time real estate agent, and reality TV star.

Although she spent all four seasons on the Bravo show, Jill Zarin also worked as a real estate agent and as a marketing manager along with he husband Bobby Zarin for his home furnishing and fabric businesses named Zarin Fabrics Warehouse and Home Furnishings.

Jill Zarin also established an undergarment fashion line named the Skweeze Couture. Jill Zarin prefers attending many social events in and about the New York Metropolitan area.

Jill Zarin has also attended various talk shows where she talks about advice, style, and politics and promotes her company.

Jill's significant sources of income are received because she is a businesswoman, a real estate agent, and a reality TV star. Jill Zarin also earns from her television shows, endorsements, various businesses, and public appearances. She has also gained vast amounts of revenue from the enterprises of her ex-husband.

These various involvements have led to the overall increase in the size of her net worth.

Best Known For…

Jill Zarin is best known as a clothing designer and a reality star for her appearances on the reality show named 'The Real Housewives Of New York.'

Jill starred as connective tissue among the five original women in the reality show 'The Real Housewives Of New York.' Jill and Ramona were 'tennis friends.' In the real housewives series, Jill was very competitive with Ramona.

Jill Zarin has also starred in various sitcoms, namely 'White Collar,' 'The Bonnie Hunt Show,' and 'The Spin Crowd.' She has also made her appearance in a game show named 'The Apprentice' where she was among the competitors and 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.'

Jill Zarin also appeared in 'Celebrity Wife Swap,' which was shown in which she had to trade lives with another famous woman named Jenna Von Oy.

Jill also wrote her first book called 'Secrets of a Jewish Mother' in partnership with her sister and mother, and this book has been translated into numerous languages.

Charity Work

Jill works as an activist and supports the Creaky Joints Foundation to raise awareness about arthritis.

What awards has Jill Zarin won?

Jill Zarin is a public figure and is famous globally. Jill hasn't received any awards or nominations yet, but her concern for raising awareness about the arthritic condition is an outstanding achievement.

Jill Zarin's Hobbies And Interests

 Jill Zarin loves playing tennis. She also enjoys participating in reality TV shows. She also enjoys cloth designing.

Other Interesting Jill Zarin Facts And Trivia

  • Jill's daughter Allyson graduated from a prestigious college named Sotheby's Institute of Art in London. They both celebrated Allyson's graduation with a big boom.
  • Jill Zarin created her brand named Skweeze Couture, Jill Zarin Jewelry, shapewear, Jill Zarin Home, and many more.
  • Jill Zarin also marketed rugs with her brand name, Jill Zarin Rugs. These rugs are sold at a reasonable price.
  • Jill Zarin likes to stay active on social media.
  • Jill Zarin's nationality is American.
  • Jill currently resides in Boca Raton, Florida.
  • Jill is best known for her participation in the famous TV series named 'The Real Housewives Of New York.'

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Jill Zarin Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Jill Kamen

Date of Birth




Place of Birth




168 cm

Eye Color



Businesswoman, Reality TV star, Real estate agent


Lawrence High School, Simmons College

Net Worth



Gary Brody


Gloria Kamen, Sol Kamen


Lisa Wexler

Annual Earnings

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Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

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Akinwalere OlaleyeBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

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