- Mike Wolfe is an American reality television star, antique hunter, author, and philanthropist best known as the creator and star of History Channel’s hit show “American Pickers.” A lifelong American picker, he has been searching for hidden antiques since he was four years old. Besides, he is also the owner of the antique retail shop “Antique Archeology.”
- Net Worth, Salary, and Income
- Married, Wife, and Children
- Family, Parents, and Siblings
- Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Originally from Joliet, Illinois, Mike Wolfe was born on 11 June 1964 under the star sign Gemini. The 56-year-old TV producer is American by nationality and belongs to German ethnicity. Information about his educational qualification is confined.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Wolfe is the co-host and brainchild of History Channel’s hit TV show American Pickers, where he stars alongside Frank Fritz. Since 2010, he has been the part of the show, travelling across the country searching for hidden artifacts in old barns, crumbling sheds, and warehouses.
Wolfe also runs a store, Antique Archaeology, which has locations in Le Claire, Iowa and Nashville. Most of the items purchased on the History’s show are sold at his store. He has recently launched a new project called Nashville’s Big Back Yard, which highlights 12 small towns between Nashville and The Shoals.
Over the years, Wolfe has built a personal empire, including retail stores, product lines, book, endorsement deals, and an upcoming CBS sitcom based on his experiences, starting off as a picker in his 20s. Besides, he spends millions on buying and restoring old Main Street buildings in his native Iowa – Le claire, Columbia, Tennessee, and other cities.
Wolfe has earned millions of net worth from his TV shows, retails stores, and other projects. As of 2021, he has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
Married, Wife, and Children
The host of American Pickers is a family man who shares a cute daughter with his wife. He is married to his longtime wife Jodi Faeth and has already celebrated their 8th wedding anniversary.
Wolfe married his wife, Faeth, on 08 September 2012 in an intimate wedding ceremony in Tennessee. Eight months before the couple tied the knot, they had already welcomed their first child, daughter Charlie Faeth Wolfe on 30 January 2012.
Wolfe’s wife, Faeth, was diagnosed with stage II Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in 2013. Thankfully, his wife is now cancer-free. Additionally, Faeth has a son named Kyle from her previous relationship.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
The American Pickers star was born to mother, Rita Wolfe. He is the second of three children raised by his mother as a single parent. He has two brothers, namely Robbie and Beth Wolfe. His brother, Robbie, has made a few appearances on “American Pickers” with his children.
Wolfe’s father left the family when he was only two years old.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Wolfe stands at a decent height of 6 feet and weighs around 78 kg. His honey-brown eyes and grey hair provide a perfect complement to his attractive personality.