Taylor Schilling
Taylor Schilling
Real Name/Full Name Taylor Jane Schilling
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Taylor Schilling
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 27 July 1984
Age/How Old: 39 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 55 Kg
In Pounds – 121 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father – Robert J. Schilling
Mother –Patricia Schilling
Siblings: Sam Schilling
School: Wayland High School
College: Fordham University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Lesbian
Marital Status: Single
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $8 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

 Taylor Schilling is an acclaimed celebrity in the Hollywood Industry. She is recognized for her movie in ‘Orange Is the New Black, and her role as ‘Piper Chapman’ certainly made her famous among the Americans. She has been nominated for several prestigious awards like ‘Golden Globe’ and the ‘Emmy.’

Well, how well do you know about Taylor Schilling? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Taylor Schilling’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Taylor Schilling to date.

Biography and Early Life

Taylor Jane Schilling was born on the 27th of July in the year 1984. Her birthplace is in Boston, Massachusetts. Her mother is a legal advisor, and her father is a ‘former prosecutor,’ and they are divorced. She used to divide her time between both of her parents. As an actor, her career started when she was in her teens. Her first movie was the independent film ‘Dark Matter,’ released in 2007.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Taylor Schilling in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Taylor Schilling’s age is 39 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024 having been born on 27 July 1984. Though, she is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Blonde.


Taylor attended ‘Wayland High School’ and graduated in the year 2002. She then attended Fordham University. While she was pursuing her degree of ‘Bachelor of Arts,’ she took part in stage productions as well. It seems like she was born to do acting. She completed her university education in the year 2006. She joined Tisch School of the Arts to continue her acting studies. But anyways, she left and focused on her acting career.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

As of her personal life, Taylor recently came out with her relationship with ‘Emily Ritz.’ Emily is a renowned visual artist. Taylor is a massive influencer of the Gay Pride. When asked about her sexuality, Schilling comments that she has “had severe relationships with lots of people,” and she is ‘a very expansive human’. As of now, she is a huge believer in ‘Transcendental Meditation.’

Is Taylor Schilling Lesbian?

Yes, Taylor is a lesbian. She is currently involved with her girlfriend Emily Ritz. However, she does not believe to be strained under the limitation of just being a gay or a lesbian. She is an ‘expansive human’ as she believes. In an interview, she confirmed that she is bisexual.

Professional Career

Taylor made her outstanding debut in the year 2007 in the movie ‘Dark Matter,’ in which she played the role of a supporting actress. Her professional acting career made a running track from the Netflix series, ”Orange Is the new black”. She enacted as ‘Piper Chapman’ in the series. Some of her other famous works as an actress are ‘Atlas Shrugged (2011), Stay (2013), Argo (2012), The Philosophy of Phill, The Overnight (2015), Take me (2017), The titan (2018), The Prodigy’ and several others as well.


“Orange Is the New Black” earned Schilling three Satellite Awards for ‘Best Actress in a Series’ and a ‘Best Actress Webby Award.’ The series also got nominations from the ‘Primetime Emmys, Golden Globes, GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, Gold Derby Awards, Online Film & Television Association, People’s Choice Awards, Seoul International Drama Awards, and Young Hollywood Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Taylor Schilling in 2024

Taylor Schilling Net Worth
Taylor Schilling Net Worth

As of 2024, The American actress Taylor Schilling has an estimated net worth of $8 Million. Some reports say that she earns $35,000 for each episode of the series “Orange Is the New Black.” Her medical Drama aired on NBC has also secured her finances. There is no information about her properties or possessions. But she balances her life with what she gets with her acting skills.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Schilling’s parents got divorced when she was an infant. She has seen the struggle to settle down in one place.
  • After coming out as a lesbian, her parents supported her, but she was trolled heavily by the media and her fans.
  • She has a tattoo of a ribcage on her neck.
  • She rose to fame after her role in the series “Orange Is The New Black.”

Taylor’s life has always been a very chaotic one. Ever since she was a child, she has experienced heavy changes within her body and her surroundings as well. Her career as an actress went through many obstacles. But she manages to keep her life centered and well-focused on her career. Possibly it is because of the high transcendental meditation she practices in her life. She has been an influence for people in the gay community and her fans worldwide.


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