Charles Johnson Net Worth: Charles Johnson is an American businessman who has a net worth of $6.7 billion. Born Charles Bartlett Johnson in 1933, he made most of his fortune as Chairman of Franklin Recourses, one in all America’s largest holding firms. In 1947, Rupert Sr., Charles’s father, based the mutual fund store Franklin Distributors. Already a graduate of Yale University on the time, Charles took over the corporate as Chief Executive in 1957. Twelve years later, collectively together with his half-brother, Rupert Junior, Charles expanded the corporate underneath Franklin Resources. Charles Johnson retired in June 2013, after which his son George grew to become a Chairman. Now, he is part proprietor of the American baseball workforce, San Francisco Giants, however he leaves the workforce duties to Larry Baer, the pinnacle of the possession group.