Originally posted on December 21, 2018 @ 12:18 pm
The gold rush is one of the most highly-rated reality television shows in Canada. The show airs on the discovery channel and is all about gold mining in the Canadian Territories of Canada. Narrated by Paul Christie, the show is about six men who are in Oregon and have been affected by the economic crisis who are looking for gold to raise their financial status.
The show documents them traveling to the porcupine crater in search of the precious metal. Over time the major cast members have recruited other members to help in search of gold. Have you ever wondered what the cast members are worth? Here is an overview of how much they earn and the salary they get per episode.
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John Schnabel Net Worth.
John was born on 11th February 1920 in Kansas in the United States. He was a mayor in Haines Alaska and was a big shareholder in Nugget mine. Gold Rush John is the oldest in the show and has been a father figure on the show.
John Schnabel is estimated to have a net worth of $5 million. John Schnabel’s exact salary on the show is still a mystery. His wealth is mainly from when he was a mayor and also his appearance on the gold rush. After a while, he gave his position of being boss to his grandson Parker Schnabel. John died of natural causes in March 2016.
Parker Schnabel Net Worth, Salary.
Parker Schnabel is the grandson of John Schnabel. He was born in Haines Alaska in 1994. Parker became a young millionaire at the age of 23. Gold Rush cast Parker Schnabel’s net worth is currently estimated to be worth$2 million which makes him quite rich as compared to his age mates.
Parker dropped out of college and decided to use his college money to start his gold mining ventures. He first bought drilling equipment for a start and that later earned him a lot of cash. For every episode, he appears in he makes a salary of $25,000.
Todd Hoffman Net Worth, Salary.
Todd was born in 1973 in Sandy Oregon. He joined the gold mining venture in a bid to repay his loan after trying his hand in an unsuccessful business venture.
Todd Hoffman’s net worth is currently estimated to be $400,000. For every episode, he appears in he gets a salary of $50,000.
He has also been a cast member of a number of shows which have significantly contributed to his current net worth. Todd Hoffman has left the show, Gold Rush, since 2018.
Jack Hoffman Net worth, Salary.
Jack Hoffman is the father to Todd Hoffman and is featured on a couple of episodes of the show. He joined the show in a bid to raise his financial status.
Jack Hoffman is currently estimated to have a net worth of $5 million. For every episode, Jack appears in he gets a salary of $60,000.
Dave Turin Net Worth, Salary.
Dave Turin hailed from Sany Oregon and was born on 21st April 1959. He is an expert in gold mining with a degree in civil engineering. He is currently estimated to have a net worth of over $ 2 million.
Dave Turin gets a salary of $50,000 for every episode he appears on the Goldrush. Gold Rush Cast Dave Turin’s net worth is attributed to the gold venture as well as his appearance on TV.
Fred Hurt Net Worth, Salary.
Fred Hurt was born on Minot in North Dakota. He started off as a commercial driver at the Gulf of Mexico but later joined the construction industry.
After 25 years of working in the construction business, he decided to join the gold mining venture. Fred Hurt is currently estimated to have a net worth of $6 million. Fred Hurt gets a salary of $22,000 for every episode he appears in. Fred Hurt and Son Dustin Hurt have left Gold Rush and have been working in another show Gold Rush: White Waters since 2018.
Dustin Hurt Net Worth, Salary.
Gold Rush star Dustin Hurt was born in New Orleans. Dustin is the son of Fred Hurt. He is a professional firefighter in California. He is estimated to have a net worth of $1 million for now.
Rick Ness Net Worth.
Rick Ness is a gold miner who is also an excavator and perfectly fits in the reality show gold rush. He was a footballer before when he was young but did not go forward because of some injuries on the leg when he was in college.
Rick Ness is currently worth $400,000 and has accumulated most of his wealth from his music career as well as his appearance on the show. Rick Ness is now a new mining boss and a replacement to Todd Hoffman.
Tony beets Net Worth.
Tony was born on December 15th in 1959. Gold Rush Tony Beets has a huge net worth of $15 million. Tony has been a miner for a very long time and he is also one of the richest cast members of the show.
He owes most of his success to his family who has been crucial in his gold mining ventures. For every episode Tony appears in, he earns a salary of $150,000.
Monicah Beets Net Worth.
Monica was born on 7th November 1993. He is the daughter of Tony beets and also a supervisor for her dad’s mining crew. She is currently estimated to have a net worth of $1 million and has an annual salary of $175,000.
Chris Doumitt Net Worth.
Chris is estimated to have a net worth of $400,000. Most of his money has been from his appearance on reality TV series. His net worth is expected to increase due to his new ventures.
Mitch Blaschke Net Worth.
Mitch is a mechanic by professional and is responsible for the Hoffman crew equipment. He is estimated to have a net worth of $200,000 and an annual salary of $100,000. Most of his money is from mining gold as well as his appearance on the show.