Janis Joplin Net Worth, What is Net worth of Janis Joplin: Janis Joplin is an American musician who has a net worth of $ 5 million dollars. Janis Joplin was born in Port Arthur, Texas, and was described as “freak” by her peers during adolescence. She started singing in high school, and she kept singing in college. He left the University of Texas at Austin and moved to San Francisco, California, in the early 1960s. He began recording blues standards while in California, but his excessive use of drugs eventually required him to return home to recover. He gained the attention of Big Brother and The Holding Company, and returned to California to play with them. She fell back into drug use while traveling with the group. He recorded two successful albums with Big Brother, before venturing into a highly successful solo career. He released two albums as a solo artist and toured constantly. His second and last album, “Pearl”, was released in 1971, after his death at age 27 in 1970. “Pearl” was four times platinum.