The number of women breadwinners has quadrupled since 1960. 40% of homes with children under 18 have women as the sole providers or the biggest earners in the family, according to a Pew Research Center analysis.
A few of these women have seen their careers and incomes soar to unprecedented heights as they've managed multibillion-dollar enterprises while still making time to raise their children. They are America's richest working moms.
It hasn't always been an easy road, and they have struggled to juggle the demands of their high-profile jobs and home lives like many other working mothers. These women give hope to those pursuing it all. They've led successful careers while building their families and have the jaw-dropping fortunes to prove it.
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