Melissa Womer or Melissa Womer Carrey is the first wife of famous American actor and comedian, James Eugene Carrey, popularly known as Jim Carrey.

Melissa is also an actress and producer herself and has worked in the tv series “The Yesterday Show with John Kerwin” and “Real Stories of the Donut Men.”

Quick Info
Birth Name
Melissa Womer
Melissa Jaine Womer
Other Name
Melissa Womer Carrey
Birth Date
8th July 1960
Birth Place
New York, New York, United States
University of Kansas
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 7 inches
58 kg.
Jim Carrey (1987-1995)
Jane Erin Carrey (born. 6th September 1987)
GrandchildrenJackson Riley
Social Media
Actor, Producer
Net Worth$1 million
Melissa Womer and Jim Carrey
Melissa and Jim Carrey Source: Legit


Melissa Womer was born on 8th July 1960 in New York, New York, United States. Her full name is Melissa Jaine Womer and she was raised in the United States. Melissa hasn’t disclosed further information regarding her childhood and parents. We believe she has American nationality and white ethnicity. She has a birth sign, Cancer.

Melissa is an educated woman. She completed her high school in New York. Melissa later earned her graduation from the University of Kansas. However, her field of study is yet another mystery to us.



Melissa Womer gained fame and attention thanks to her marriage with Jim Carrey. Although, she has herself made her tv appearance in a 1999 movie, “Man on the Moon.” She also made her appearance in a documentary film, “Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond” in 2017. She has also worked as a producer in the movie “Real Stories of the Donut Men” in 1997 and in “The Yesterday Show with John Kerwin” in 2004.


Body Measurement

Melissa is 61 years old turning 62 years in July 2022. She is a beautiful woman possessing blonde hair and brown eyes. Melissa has an average body build and is gifted with a tall height of 5 feet 7 inches weighing 58 kg. Further information regarding her body measurements is still unknown to us. However, she has a straight sexual orientation.


Melissa Womer and Jim Carrey Relationship

Melissa Womer first met Jim Carrey in 1986 and started dating not long after. Melissa used to work as a waitress in a comedy club in West Hollywood called Comedy Store. Melissa and Jim tied their knot on 28th March 1987. Both were rookie comedians at the beginning. Six months after their marriage, Melissa gave birth to their only daughter, Jane Erin Carrey on 6th September 1987. Their daughter participated in American idol in 2012. Unfortunately. The couple got divorced 8 years later in 1995.

Melissa Womer and Jim Carrey with their daughter
Melissa and Jim Carrey with their daughter Source: Facebook

Melissa understood Jim more than anyone else. While the world knew Jim as a comedian actor, Melissa knew that it was Jim in his disguise. We can see Jim talking about depression most of the time during his interviews even though he is famous for being one of the popular comedy actors. Melissa described her ex-husband, Jim, that his smile is his biggest disguise and mask.

Melissa Womer’s daughter, Jane is married and has given birth to a son named Jackson Riley which means that Melissa and Jim Carrey are a grandparent. Her daughter was married to a lead vocalist of “Blood Money” named Alex Santana but the couple is already divorced.


Social media account

Melissa Womer prefers to keep herself away from social media attention and public appearances. Thus, we cannot find her on any social media platforms. On the other hand, we can find, Jim on Twitter. Although, there are several fan accounts by his name Jim prefers to use only Twitter. He has over 18.8 million followers on Twitter and can be connected with @JimCarrey.

Melissa Womer
Source: Celeb Tattler


Net worth

Melissa Womer has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2022. It is not her profession that gained her million but her divorce settlement with Jim Carrey earned her millions. She is leading a luxurious life away from any public appearances.



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