Jake Paul is a well-known American boxer, social media personality, comedian, and boxer. He became famous after the release of his music video for the single “It’s Everyday Bro” in 2017. Also, the YouTube personality, Logan Paul, is his older brother.
What is Jake Paul’s net worth?
At the time this article is written Jake Paul has a net worth of $30 million. He is one of the highest-paid YouTube personalities in the world, with an income of $20 million to $40 million per year.
As a YouTuber, Jake’s earnings are based on views, paid ads, likes, and subscribers. Paul has over 20 million subscribers and has amassed over 9 billion views on his self-titled channel.
As a famous personality, Jake has endorsed several popular brands such as Ritz, HBO, Virgin Mobile, Pepsi, and many more.
- 2016: $11.5 million
- 2017: $11 million
- 2018: $21.5 million, which made Jack Paul the second-highest paid YouTube personality in the world
Jake Paul, by his full name Jake Joseph Paul, was born on January 17, 1997, in Westlake, Ohio. He is the son of Gregory Paul and Pamela Stepnick, and the younger brother of Logan Paul, who is also famous on YouTube.
Career beginning and success
Jake Paul began his career by posting videos on the old video platform called Vine and at the time this platform was shut down he had approximately two billion views and five and a half million followers.
In September 2013 Jake Paul launched his video career and in January 2017, when the Vine platform was shut down, he was hired by Disney to appear in the sitcom “Bizaardvark”. “It’s Everyday Bro!” was his catchphrase on this show.
Jake Paul was fired from the sitcom “Bizzardvark” in July 2017, during the filming of the second season. During the period, Jake’s behavior was highly criticized as he was organizing wild parties, fire hazards, and pranks. Also, his neighbors were disturbed by the large crowds of fans who were gathering in front of Paul’s house after he posted his address on social media.
In January 2017 Jake Paul launched “Team 10”, which is a creative agency that creates and promotes entertainment for teenagers and is a digital influencer marketing platform as well. He released a song and music video named “It’s Everyday Bro” in May, of the same year. In only one month the video had more than 70 million views.
One year later, in January 2018, Jake Paul posted a video named “I lost my virginity”. It was restricted by YouTube as its thumbnail presented him and his then-girlfriend, Erika Costell, laying on top of each other semi-nude.
On January 20, 2020, Jake Paul made his debut in boxing in Miami and won with a TKO 2:18 into the first round. Jake Paul is an American boxer on the rise, with five out of five wins in the ring. The last win was achieved in mid-December 2021 against Tyron Woodley.
In September 2022, Jake Paul was sued for more than $100 million for accusations that certain boxing matches were fixed.
Paul was nominated for the 6th Annual Shorty Awards for Vineographer Award and Comedian Award in 2014. He also won Radio Disney Music Awards for Social Media Star and Teen Choice Awards for Choice Music Web Star and Choice YouTuber in 2017.
In 2017 Jake Paul bought a mansion in Calabasas, California for $6.925 million.
In January 2021 Jake listed his house for sale, for approximately $7 million, but sold it for $6.15 million three months later.
Moving on to his car collections, Jake Paul owns expensive cars like:
- Tesla XP 100 D: $88,000
- Ford Focus RS: $25,000
- BMW M2: $60,000
- Lamborghini Huracan: $204,000
- Toyota Tacoma: $26,000
In 2017 Jake Paul was sued for $2.5 million by his landlords because he made the address of his rented home in the Beverly Grove neighborhood public and large crowds of fans started gathering outside his house daily.
In 2018 Jake Paul started to date the model Erika Costello, but they broke up in November. In the same year, he dated the actress, Chole Bennet.
Between April 2019 and January 2020, Jake dated the social media personality, Tana Mongeau. They got engaged and married, but the wedding was only a publicity stunt. However, the couple broke up in January 2020. After that, he had a brief relationship with American model Julia Rose.