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Full NameAustin Lee Russell
First NameAustin
Middle NameLee
Last NameRussell
Birth NameAustin Lee Russell
Birth CityHenderson, Nevada
Birth CountryAmerica
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Relation WithTanya Hyiazi
SibilingsTerra Russell, Sage Russell
EducationUniversity Center UTEG
Height176 cm
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Date of BirthSeptember 8,1982
Age37 years

How Much Is The Net Worth Of American Reality Star Actor Austin Lee Russell Aka Chumlee?

Austin Lee Russell aka Chumlee is an American actor, businessman and reality television personality. He is famous for his role on the History Channel television show “Pawn Stars”, which shows the daily business at the Gold and Silver Pawn shop in Las Vegas where he works as an employee.

Chumlee has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Here you can get the details of his net worth, salary, income source, endorsements, assets, house, car, lifestyle, and personal life.

Net Worth: Income Sources & Earnings

Austin began his career by working for the Gold and Silver Pawn Shop at the age of 21. After working there for around 5 years, he appeared in the first season of the reality television series “Pawn Stars” in July 2009.

As of 2019, he has an estimated net worth of $5 million. He was able to collect a decent amount of money through his acting career and from Pawn Shop. In addition, he earns at least $25,000 per episode from Pawn Stars.

As a result of his success, he formed his own company which sells novelty items, including T-shirts of his own design. Later, his boss Rick bought half of his novelty business for $155,000.

Besides Pawn Stars, he has appeared alongside Rick and Corey Harrison in the episode “iLost My Head in Vegas” on an American television series “iCarly”. According to the PayScale, the average salary of an actor is around $50,643 with a median bonus of $1,032.

In May 2017, he opened a candy shop, Chumlee’s Candy on the Boulevard, across the street from the Gold and Silver Pawn Shop.

His net worth can be compared to Molly McNearney and Danielle Cormack.

Assets, Lifestyle & Expenses, Tax, Insurance

Being a multi-millionaire, there is no doubt that he is living a lavish lifestyle. He is also able to afford every lavish thing in the world, including his infamous Las Vegas house that hosted many wild parties.

Austin's $1.8 million house which he listed for sale in 2017
Austin's $1.8 million house which he listed for sale in 2017

Furthermore, in July 2017, he listed his mansion for the price of $1.8 million. He paid $1.1 million for the house in 2012. The mansion has about 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms. Furthermore, he has a big collections of luxury cars including:

Maserati GranTurismo$134,625 - $152,265
Rolls-Royace Phantom Base$450,000 - $500,000
Cadilalc Escalade$84,090
Ford Fusion$24,270
1964 Impala$26,995 - $52,000
Maserati$74,980 - $150,380
Cadillac Escalade$74,695 - $96,795
Range Rover$89,000 - $177,000
1986 Buick Regal$25,070

Besides his car collections, he loves collecting shoes, and he owns more than 200 pairs. He also loves to drive his 1986 Buick Regal which he customized with hydraulic lifts on the front and back.

Austin pays around $1,934,911 for FICA including his federal tax $1,811,250 and FICA tax $123,661. He drives different types of cares and high insurance for them. For 1 car, it cost around $1,426 per year or $713 per six-month.

Austin has got about 9 cars for which he has to pay around $12,834 per year. Furthermore, he pays around $10,626 for his property.

Legal Issues

On March 9, 2016, his house was raided during the course of an investigation into sexual assault allegations. During the search, the police found 12 legally owned firearms, ranging from handguns to a shotgun, MPS, and .223-caliber rifles.

Later, he was released on bail paying $62,000.

Austin Lee Russell’s Personal Details: Age, Education, Girlfriend & Married Life

Austin Lee Russell was born on September 8, 1982, in Henderson, Nevada under the birth sign of Virgo. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the mixed ethnicity of Scottish, Mexican, and Native American.

He grew up in Henderson along with his siblings, Terra Russell, and Sage Russell. Austin attended and graduated from Escuela Secundaria General No. 63 “Idolina Gaona de Cosio”. Later, he went to the University Center UTEG.

Relationships And Girlfriend

Austin is not married, but, engaged to longtime girlfriend, Tanya Hyiazi. His soon-to-be wife is a chef by profession working at a Las Vegas casino. They started dating in 2013.

Lovely couple Austin and Tanya celebrating their engagement with friends and family
Lovely couple Austin and Tanya celebrating their engagement with friends and family

Later in March 2013, they were spotted celebrating Tanya’s birthday at The D Hotel. The beautiful pair got engaged In the late 2018.

Weight Loss

Tanya has also played a big part in his entire body transformation, he lost over 95 pounds by improving his diets.

He had been struggling from obesity from an early age and even underwent lap-band surgery that alone helped him lose 10 pounds.

The surgery was backed up with his strict diet, proper exercise, and other healthy habit.

Is He Dead? What Happened To Him?

Back in 2014, rumors began to swirl that Chumlee was dead which is obviously a piece of hoax news. The rumors stated he got a heart attack because of overweight. He was around 320 pounds at that time.

Soon after he saw the post, he didn’t waste any time and conformed it was all fake.

Age And Height

As of 2019, he is at the age of 36 and stands at the height of 5ft 9in (176 cm).

Updated On Wed Sep 11 2019 Published On Mon Apr 08 2019 By