Want to know what Jake Paul Net Worth is? How did he make all of it in his career? Where did he come from? Well, worry not because this article contains the answers to all your queries related to this internet sensation, Jake Paul.
- JAKE PAUL NET WORTH: $19 Million
- FULL NAME: Jake Joseph Paul
- DATE OF BIRTH: January 17th, 1997.
- GENDER: Male
- BIRTHPLACE: Cleveland, Ohio
- COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United States of America
- SOURCE OF WEALTH: YouTube/ A social media Personality
- LAST UPDATED: 2021
About Jake Paul:
Jake Paul is a famous American personality, a social media influencer, and most of all, A YouTube star. He initially paved his way to this industry alongside his older brother Logon Paul on the popular social media platform, Vine. Even though Vine has now been shut down, Jake did manage to gain massive popularity and millions of followers via that app.
Jake then used those audiences to make a career on YouTube with his own channel. This star gained extensive media courage and made headlines when he released his first music videos titled ‘It’s Everyday Bro’ in 2017. The single went viral on YouTube and proved to be a huge success for him. Jake Paul is the younger brother of the popular YouTube star, Logan Paul.
Now, as of 2021, Jake Paul Net Worth is estimated to be around $19 million. Let’s all take a look at his story now and how this millionaire managed to make a name in this star industry.
Jake Joseph Paul was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on the 17th of January, 1997. He grew up in Westlake with his family and has an older brother named Logan Paul, which most of you would already know the name of as he is also a famous social media entrepreneur.
He is the son of Pamela Stepnick and Gregory Paul. His father is a realtor and his mother is a nurse. Jake’s brother, Logan, started making videos when he was very young and was achieving quite the success from them. When Logon started to pursue this activity as a career on social media full-time, Jake also saw this opportunity and started making his own videos.
He began uploading those videos on the now- defund social media platform, Vine. By the time it got shut down, Jake Paul had more than five and a half million followers and over two billion views on his videos on Vine.
Jake Paul began his career in September 2013 when he began publishing videos on Vine. When the social media platform closed its doors for everyone, Jake had amassed more than 5.1 million followers on the app and his videos had been played more than two billion times worldwide!
After that, Jake focused on another social media platform, YouTube. He started a Vlog channel which gained huge success and now, to date, has over 20 million subscribers and 6.6 billion views. In 2017, Disney Channel gave him a role on the sitcom ‘Bizaardvark’, and Jake’s catchphrase on the comedic show was ‘It’s Everyday Bro’, which earned him a lot of attention.
The YouTube sensation was then fired from the show during its filming of the second season as by that time, he had generated a lot of controversies. There were complaints from his neighbors and other people about wild parties, dangerous fire hazards, pranks, and also a large number of fan crowds being gathered all day in the street outside of Jake Paul’s house which he rented after he published its address on his social media accounts.
With his interview on The Hollywood Reporter, the YouTube star clarified the rumors and confirmed that he was fired from the show due to the hubbub over his wild parties and the local media coverage he got due to all of it.
In January 2017, Jake officially launched Team 10, which is a digital marketing influencing platform and a creative agency that promotes numerous entertainment programs for teenagers. In May of 2017, he released a new song titled ‘It’s Everyday Bro’ whose video got over 70 million views in just a month.
2018, Paul uploaded a controversial video on YouTube called, ‘I lost my virginity’ with a thumbnail that showed a picture of Jake and his then-girlfriend, Erika Costell. The picture displayed both of them semi-nude and lying on top of each other. As the result, the video soon got taken down due to the YouTube age- restriction policy. Then, Paul changed the thumbnail to a fully clothed photo of them.
The internet sensation made his professional boxing debut on the 20th of January, 2020 and in the city of Miami. He played against a lot of professional and also fellow YouTuber Gibs. Jake won with a TKO 2.8 into the first round of the match.
Jake Paul’s neighbors met with the Law enforcement officials and the city council members on July 18th, 2018 in order to file a public nuisance against him. This was because the YouTube star made the address of his then rented house in the neighborhood of Beverly Grove public on his social media account and a large number of fans used to gather there outside his house.
Eventually, Jake got sued by his landlords for $2.5 million. The internet sensation started going out with model Erika Costello in 2018 but the couple broke up that same year in November. In 2018, he also dated actress Chloe Bennet from ‘Agents of S. H. I .E. L.D’
From April 2019 to January 2020, Jake dated Tana Mongeau, the famous social media star. The couple got engaged and married in July 2020 in a highly publicized ceremony but it all turned out to be a massive publicity stunt and nothing else. In 2019, the YouTube star threw a huge party at his Calabasas, California mansion which was attended by many. Including a number of young female guests that claimed to have their drinks spiked.
A person filed a complaint against this act to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department alleging that the drinks at the party had been drugged. During the summer of 2020, Jake faced some massive criticism and hate for throwing huge parties at his house amid the global corona pandemic. No social distancing or use of face masks was seen at his parties. Despite the local regulations, the YouTube star did not stop the parties and illegal gatherings because he just wanted to ‘live his life’.
Highlights of his Salary:
In 2016, Jake earned an estimated amount of $11.5 million. He made $11 million in 2018 and in 2019; he made an astonishing figure of $21.5 million dollars. That amount was enough for him to become the second-highest-paid YouTuber in the world.
Now, as of 2021, the social media star, Jake Paul Net Worth is approximately $19 million.
In 2017, Jake purchased a 15,000 square foot mansion in Calabasas, California for $6.925 million. And departed his rental house in Beverly Groove. The huge mansion is set on 3.5 acres at the end of a gated driveway. The home has a three-story entry with a spiral staircase, has Italian tiles and hardwood. The living room of the mansion has a firehouse and encompasses floor- to – ceiling picture windows.
How does Jake Paul spend his money?
The superstar gained most of his fortune and fame through his YouTube career and social media influencing. The customized snow-white Yeezy’s which he was seen wearing are valued at $1000. And made solely for the purpose of matching with his tie-dye merchandise collection.
The YouTube star owns 4 cars and the first of which is a customized Toyota Tacoma which values $33,300. Before he moved to his mansion in Calabasas Jake and his team rented a house in West Hollywood at the cost of $17,000 per month. The most pricy vehicle which Jake Paul has ever bought has to be his Lamborghini Huracan Performance; which was especially buy in a blue finish.
Best Highlights of Jake’s career:
Down below are some of the biggest highlights of the career of an internet sensation, Jake Paul:
- Joined the social media platform, VINE. (in 2013)
- Starred in Disney’s Bizaardvark (in 2015)
- Invited to the White House (in 2017)
- He launched TEAM 10. ( in 2017)
- Released his first single and its music video. (in 2017)
- Made his debut in Amateur Boxing (Vs Deji, in 2018)