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How much money does Bill Gates make every minute?

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According to a report by Wealth-X, in 2013 Bill Gates earned about $23,148 per minute, which is the equivalent of approximately $1.38 million per hour, $33.3 million per day and $11.5 billion in the year. In 2013, his earnings were second only to those of Warren Buffet.

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How much money does Bill Gates make every minute?
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Gates, Microsoft Corporation's founder and chairman, was the wealthiest billionaire in 2013. He added $11.5 billion to his personal fortune for a total $72.6 billion in assets as of the end of 2013. Buffet reportedly made approximately $25,694 per minute in 2013. On average, the top 10 earners made $29 million per day in 2013, increasing their wealth by 41.6 percent.

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