Cindy Crawford has a net worth of $100 million dollars and here’s why. At the age of 17 she was signed to Elite Modeling Agency in Chicago. After high school she attended Northwestern University for a semester before dropping out to pursue a modeling career. After dominating the modeling industry in the 80s and 90s, she created a line of beauty products called Meaningful Beauty. She also created a line of home furnishings for J.C. Penny called Cindy Crawford Home Collection.