|Jacob Joseph Paul
|17th of January, 1997
|24 years old
|6 ft 1
|Youtuber, Musician & Actor
Jake Paul is an American musician, actor, and also Youtuber. He gained extensive popularity in 2017 after the music video of his song “It’s Everyday Bro” gained media attention.
He started building his fame on the application “Vine” alongside his brother, but it’s now shut down, anyway. Paul had so many followers on the video application that he used to build his YouTube channel.
Jake Paul Early Life
Jake Paul was born Jacob Joseph Paul on the 17th of January, 1997 to Gregory Allan Paul, a realtor, and Pamela Ann Meredith Stepnick in Cleveland. He was raised in Westlake, Ohio.
He began his career when he was just 16 years. He started out by uploading videos on Vine. Although Vine was later canceled, little Jake has had 5.3 million followers which have been viewed 2 billion times on the application.
Jake Paul Career
Jake Paul net worth mainly comprises the proceeds from his channel on YouTube. He is one of the most popular and controversial personalities on YouTube at the moment. His income comes from sponsorship on the platform.
Since he started his channel on YouTube, Paul has had more than 19 million subscribers and his video has earned him more than 100 million views.
Jake Paul also starred in the series Bizaardvark which is a dark comedy by Disney. However, he exited the show in season two. Disney Channel announced he will be leaving saying that they have mutually agreed that Jake Paul will leave his role on the Disney Channel series ‘Bizaardvark’.
“On behalf of the production company, the cast, and crew, we thank Jake for his good work on the TV series for the past 18 months and extend our best wishes to him”, the Disney channel said farewell to Jake Paul.
He later admitted that he was fired from the show. Even if he was fired, he earned money from working on the set of that show.
Age, Weight, and Height
Jake Paul was born on the 17th of January, 1997 which means that he is currently 24 years old. The YouTube personality is 6 ft 1 tall and weighs 80 kg.
Jake Paul Net Worth
There is no doubt that Jake Paul is one of the richest YouTube stars as he earns millions of dollars from most of his videos. Since he started building his fame till date, his net worth has been on the increase.
In 2017, he was on the list of the highest-paid YouTube personalities by Forbes. With more than 19 million subscribers and high viewership, he has made a fortune for himself.
In 2017, his net worth was approximately $11.5 million and keeps on increasing. Jake Paul net worth is estimated at $19 million.
Jake paul dated Tana Mongeau for a short time and proposed to her with a cake and ring. When she was celebrating her 21st birthday, he allegedly bought her a Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon which costs about $124,000.
He also has a brother, Logan Paul who is also a YouTube personality. They were both doing vines together when it closed down and they both moved to the video platform to create their individual channels.
With such a huge net worth, Jake has had to battle several controversies. That is one of the things he has to deal with as a social media celebrity. On the 18th of June, 2017, his neighbors in Beverly Grove, Los Angeles filed a lawsuit of public nuisance against him.
They met with police officers and city members and police officials. Prior to this moment, Paul made his house’s address known to the public which allowed a large number of his fans to visit his residence. This didn’t sit well with his neighbors as the noise was unbearable.
He was later sued for $2.5 million by Cobra Acquisition which is the company that owns the house in which he lives.
In 2018, he uploaded a video on his channel with his girlfriend Erika Costell with both of them almost unclad. He titled it “I lost my Virginity”. The video was banned by YouTube and he was criticized as the video was not appropriate for younger viewers. That same year, he was featured in a video rapping by TMZ using the racial slang “nigga”.
Finally, Paul Jake is one of the richest YouTube personalities right now with a net worth of $19 million. He has made such a huge fortune for himself with his talent and creativity.
There is no doubt that Jake Paul net worth will keep skyrocketing in the coming years as he increases his subscriber base.