Facts of Dave Hester
|Full Name||Dave Hester|
|Birth Name||Dave Hester|
|Profession||American businessman, Storage Unit buyer, Reality Star and Auctioneer|
|Birth City||Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base near Oceanside, California|
|Date of Birth||July 23,1964|
How Much Is Dave Hester's Net Worth?
Dave Hester is an American businessman, storage unit buyer, an actor and a professional auctioneer. Hester is mostly known for his roles in A&E Network reality TV series Storage Wars since 2010.
Nicknamed as The Mogul, he is one of the most wealthy personalities in the reality show and owns the net worth of around $4 million.
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Net Worth Details: Income Sources, Career & Earnings
Professional for over many years, Dave Hester is one of the veteran cast of the reality show Storage Wars since its premiere on December 1, 2010.
His proficieny as a storgae unit buyer and auctioner has earned him a hefty sum over the years. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Hester has an estimated net worth of around $4 milllion as of May 2019.
Although, other online sources claim his fortune to be $3 million.
The road to success and huge economy is credited by his professional career as an American TV series Star and trade holder.
Career Insight & Salary
Famed for his catch phrase “Yuuup!”, Hester ended up in the show in 2010 because of his two shops based in California, Consignment Gallery and Rag to the Riches thrift store.
For his appearance in the famous show, Dave Hester owned a hefty payroll. Way back, while he was appearing in season 2 of the show, he was paid $93,000 for the second episode of the show.
In an auction, he got his hands on a Jack Wilkinson Smith painting, The Golden Pool for $750. Later, he sold the painting in a hefty amount of $155,000.
He Earned $30 Million in 2013
A total sum of approximately $30 million was earned by him in the year 2013, according to a verified source The Richest.
Salary For Storage Wars
Moreover, in 2013, he was paid the salary of around $650,000 for 26 episodes of Storage Wars season 3.
Furthermore, he also signed the contract with the Storage Wars TV series for the sum of $25,000 per episode. A source cited that the salary per annum of his was around $829,500 which included $2,500 travel expenses and $124,000 miscellaneous expenditure.
Apart from his eminent career, he is also popular for his often involved in disputes and fights. In December 2012, he was fired from the Storage wars by one of the show’s producer.
Fighting back, Hester filed a lawsuit against A&E productions and Original Productions. In the lawsuit, he claimed that he was fired because he complained about the valuable holdings in the productions lockers.
However, the lawsuit was rejected and he was liable to pay $122,000 as legal fees but he rejected to pay.
Later, the producers and Hester worked things out on their own and as a result, Hester was back on the show as a regular cast.
He Owns Two Houses Worth $500,000 & $180,000
With the $4 million net worth, Dave Hester is living a lavish lifestyle. He owns a house worth approximately $500,000 in Westminster, California, the United States.
In 1985, he bought the 1,263 square foot house for $180,000 which has four bedrooms and two bathrooms.
He Owns a Cadillac Worth $75,000-$94,000
He also seems to be fond of luxury cars, he now owns a Cadillac with its price range of $75,000-$94,000.
He is yet to reveal about his other assets, tax and insurance payments and his so-called charity works. He organizes some of the charity and special events in his Auction house.
Dave Hester's Personal Life: Age, Married, Wife, Children, Height, Weight
Dave Hester was born on 23 July 1964, in Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base near Oceanside, California, the United States.
He holds American nationality and is of white ethnicity.
Regarding his personal life, Dave Hester is a married man. He is married to his wife Donna Hester. The couple shares a child; son Dave Hester Jr.
As of May 2019, Hester's age is 54 and has has a height of 5 feet 7 inches (175 cm), weighing around 80 kg (176.37 lbs).