How Did Jerry Jones Make His Money?


After a relatively successful college football career, Jerry Jones would make his money through oil and gas prospecting. He started and operated Jones Oil and Land Lease, negotiating contracts for drilling in Arkansas. He still owns private businesses involved in oil and gas. He purchased the Dallas Cowboys in 1989 for about $140 million and the team was valued at over $2 billion in 2012.
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He made his fortune in the oil and gas exploration business. Now, the Dallas Cowboys team he owns has an estimated value of 1 billion.
Like any good Texan, Jerry Jones made his cash in the oil business. Unlike most good Texans, however, he made it in Arkansas. Jerry started an oil exploration company in Arkansas
Jerry Jones originally made his money in oil and has
Nearly all of Jones' $1.5 billion net worth is derived from the Cowboys, which he purchased in 1989. report this answer. Updated on Wednesday, February 01 2012 at 01:32PM EST. Source
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