Kurt Busch net worth, salary and career earnings: Kurt Busch is an American race car driver who has a net worth of $70 million dollars. Born in Las Vegas, Nevada, Kurt Busch became fascinated with racing when he was in elementary school, accompanying his father to the racetrack and racing go-carts. He competed in the Dwarf competition circuit, winning just about every race on the circuit, before moving up to the Legends Series in 1996 when he turned 18. He attended the University of Arizona majoring in Pharmacy, before his racing schedule took over. He has won multiple races in the NASCAR Sprint Series, the Nationwide Series, and in the Camping World Truck Series, and was the IROC Champion in 2003, the Nextel Cup Champion in 2004, the Coca-Cola 600 winner in 2010, and the 2011 Budweiser Shootout winner. He is the 2017 Daytona 500 Champion. He was named Rookie of the Year in 2000 for his multiple wins during the Craftsman Truck Series. He currently drives the #1 Monster Energy Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. His younger brother is fellow NASCAR driver Kyle Busch.