Asa Akira’s net worth in 2021 is $3 million.
She is a Japanese- American adult film performer and director who is one of the richest stars in the industry.
Akira has appeared in over 505 adult movies and is only the third Asian performer awarded the AVN Female Performer.
She is also the winner of XBIZ’s Award for the Best Female Performer and TLA Award for ‘Best Sex Toy’ in 2012.
In 2011, she was ranked 4th by Complex in their “The Top 100 Porn Stars Right Now” list.
She has hosted the Pornhub Awards twice in 2018 and 2019 and currently hosts “The Pornhub Podcast with Asa Akira.”
Let us get to know Asa Akira better with a few facts and figures about her.
|Full Name||Asa Takigami|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
|Salary||$1 million per year|
|Birth Date||3 January 1986|
|Birth Place||Manhattan, New York, United States|
|Nick Name||Asa Akira, Show Whore|
|Education||Washington Irving Senior School, City-As-School|
|Age||37 Years Old|
|Height||5 ft 2 inches (1.57m)|
|Weight||105.8 lb (48 kg)|
|Hair Style||Wavy black|
|Waist Size||22 in|
|Bust Size||32 in|
|Feet Size||5.5 in|
|Dress Size||4 (US)|
|Profession||Actress, Director, Host, Writer|
|Management||The Agency Group|
|Associations||PUBA, Wicked Pictures, Cleis Press|
|Interests||Movies, Reading, Dancing|
|Relationships||Sean Moroney (present), Toni Ribas (m. 2012- d. 2017), Rocco Reed (engaged)|
|Social Media||Twitter, Instagram, Myspace|
|Awards||AVN Female Performer, XBIZ Female Performer, AEBN VOD Award, XRCO Award, AVN Hall Of Fame 2019, Pornhub Favourite MILF 2020|
|Major Movies||Starlet, Elegant Angels, Pure, Wolverine XXX, I am Angela, Live Nude Girls, Magic Mike XXXL|
|Last Update||November, 2023|
Asa Akira: Net Worth and Income
Asa Akira has created her vast wealth of $3 million from her porn career by hosting various events & through her writing.
She is the ninth richest pornstar globally and is reported to have a yearly salary of $1 million from her endeavors.
Further, she makes approximately $2,000 from each scene she appears in.
Akira used to earn $600 on a good night while working in a sex dungeon as a dominatrix and $6,000 per night from Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club in her early days as a stripper.
Asa Akira: Cars and Houses
Asa Akira owns a Porsche 718 sport-racing car. It has a 142 horsepower engine with a 5-speed manual transmission box.
Asa Akira’s residence is in New York City. However, the details about her house are not available as of now.
Asa Akira: Lifestyle and Vacations
Akira consumes salad and smoothies and does yoga to keep herself fit.
She has been going to Barry’s Bootcamp for several days for training & exercises six days a week and takes a day off for rest upon recommendation by experts.
She likes to cook homemade food such as pickles, cupcakes, etc., and do plantation.
Akira currently uses the $1300 iPhone 12 Pro Max. She frequently posts her high-resolution selfies with its high-end f/2.2, 12-megapixel camera.
Akira has a dog named Jaga, which is an Italian breed of Cane Corso. She is very fond of it and regularly posts pictures of them together.
Generally, she wears apparel made by Pornhub to promote the pornography site.
In 2014, Asa Akira was in Mexico, where she took part in adventure sport zip lining and visited the famous step pyramid of Chichen Itza.
She has also been to Barcelona in 2014 and 2016 on holidays, where she relaxed by hopping on a cruise and sunbathed.
Akira went on vacation in Italy in 2016, where she visited the famous Roman Forum, The Leaning Tower of Pisa, Naples, and Pompeii & tasted authentic Italian pizza.
Asa Akira: Charity
On the occasion of Pornhub completing 10 million followers on Instagram, she helped collect donations for Heart of Dinner, an organization providing care for Asian elders.
In 2020, Akira donated her Pornhub income to New York City hospitals to aid the battle against COVID-19.
She is also a part of Pornhub’s Sexstainability campaign, wherein she gives instructions to recycle, save water and electricity & mitigate food waste.
She also helped fund FreeSpeechCoalition’s FSC Emergency Fund, which helps crew with living expenses.
Asa Akira: Media, Endorsements, Investments, and Book Publications
In 2015, Akira replaced Belle Knox as the host of The Sex Factor, a reality show where the contestants competed for $1 million and a porn contract.
She has appeared in a live-action sequence of an episode of Family Guy in 2017, titled “Emmy-Winning Episode.”
Akira was regularly featured in the radio show Bubba on the Love Sponge between 2006 and 2007.
She was highlighted in 2014’s Cosmopolitan magazine with Dana DeArmond, Chanel Preston, and Jessie Andrews in an article titled “4 Pornstars on How They Stay Fit”.
Akira has also appeared in The Eric Andre Show in 2014 and Dr. Drew Pinksy’s show Loveline as a guest.
She created a mini-series called Hobbies with Asa Akira with streetwear brand The Hundreds, where she tried different activities such as tattooing, taxidermy, ice carving, etc.
Akira used to host the DVDASA podcast with David Choe, discussing health, career, and relationships.
She has been featured multiple times on the magazine cover of The Girls of Penthouse.
Akira is the inspiration for a hyper-realistic sex doll developed by Abyss Creations. The highly customizable doll costs $5.749 before tax.
She is featured in Nutakugames’s dating simulation game Booty Call as a playable character.
After her initial stint with Gina Lynn productions, she entered into a contract with Vouyer to produce adult films.
In 2013, she signed an exclusive performing contract with Wicked Pictures, which ended in 2018. Her movies with the production company include TAO, Wanted, etc.
Akira was employed as the Wicked Girl while she was contracted with Wicked Pictures.
She signed with Cleis Press to publish her books and memoirs in 2015.
Next, she partnered with FanCentro in 2017 to give a sneak peek at her exclusive content.
In 2018, Akira was named the brand ambassador for Pornhub, and she frequently appears in its programs and promotional events.
She also endorses Fleshlight, a sex toy company. They have created custom Asa Akira branded sex toys such as the Dragon texture, Swallow Oral texture, etc.
Akira produces exclusive and premium porn videos for her fans and uploads them to sites such as Pornhub to be viewed after additional payment.
She also makes erotic content for her fans on sites such as FreeNudes, FanCentro, and Onlyfans.
Akira offers her line of candles through the site ‘CandlesbyAsaAkira.’ The candles are branded as Daddy Issues, Strip Club Locker Room, Yellow Fever, High-Class Hooker, Hot Dude, etc.
In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, she produced tissue papers in association with Hellotushy and offered them through AsaWash.
In 2014, she published her first book, Insatiable: Porn a Love Story. The biographical book presents an amusing outlook into her life as a pornstar and her career experiences.
She released her second book in 2016 titled Dirty Thirty: A Memoir. It is a compilation of essays focusing on turning thirty in the adult film industry.
Her third book Asarotica was released in 2017, featuring short stories of the world of sex and eroticism.
Asa Akira: Career
Asa Akira started her career by working as a dominatrix at 19. Then she became a stripper at the Hustler Club in NYC.
She was introduced into the adult film industry by Gina Lynn, who offered her various roles. Later, she signed with Vouyer Media and then turned into a freelancer after six months.
Akira received multiple award nominations for her role in the movie Pure, where she played the role of a telephonist in a fetish dungeon.
She has worked with the biggest adult film production companies such as Digital Playground, Penthouse, Jules Jordan, Vivid, etc., and made more exclusive content for her extreme fans.
Akira made her direction debut from the movie Gangbanged 6, produced by Elegant Angel.
After signing with Wicked Pictures, her first movie as a contracted performer was in Asa is Wicked.
She has won 32 awards out of the 82 nominations.
3 Facts about Asa Akira
Asa Akira’s first name means ‘morning’ in Japanese, and her stage name Akira was selected from an anime movie of the same name.
As a teenager, Asa Akira worked as a cashier in the children’s book store, ‘Books of Wonder.’
She had secured a scholarship in United Nations International School due to her grandfather, a Japanese diplomat, for 45 years. But she was denied entry in her sophomore year due to her poor grades.
Social Media Presence
Asa Akira is an avid social media user, and she shares her ventures, thoughts, and personal life through various platforms.
Twitter – 823.2k followers
Instagram – 2.3m followers
Myspace – 23k connections
“I feel like…if you’re in the shower with a boy, and he doesn’t pee on you, he’s not that into you. May”
“Dropped a blueberry Under the oven, it rolls Goodbye, forever.”
What are the main income sources of Asa Akira?
The main income sources of Asa Akira are adult movies, writing, and dancing.
Does Asa Akira have tattoos?
Yes, Asa Akira has tattoos on her back and hands.