Do you follow celebrity’s net worths or track your own net worth for that matter? If you’re interested in seeing how other people build wealth and use the new digital age to their advantage to earn more, you’ll love my net worth profile on Jenna Marbles!
Jenna Nicole Mourey was born on September 15, 1986, in Rochester, New York. It was years later after she had shot to fame that she changed her name to Jenna Marbles. Well, she had a dog named ‘Marbles’. Her mother had complained that a search online for the name Mourey only resulted in links to Marble’s videos.
Jenna Marbles graduated from Suffolk University, Boston with a BSC in Psychology. She later joined Boston University, where she earned a Master of Education in Psychology and Counselling. She set off her career by juggling odd jobs that included bartending, go-go dancing, and work at a tanning salon.
1. 35 million views
She soon began writing for Barstool Sports, a blog by David Portnoy where she learned how to make funny videos.She made her first video in 2010 and named it ‘How to Trick People into Thinking You’re Good Looking’. This is the video that shot her to fame. She can’t say she had expected to get 5.3 million views in just the first week. Over time, it has attracted 60 million clicks and more.
With Portnoy’s help, Marbles opened Stool Lala, her first website. She wrote for this website for six months before she pulled out to become a vlogger, full-time. She has been on YouTube for seven years running and has built a significant net worth.
For instance, her second video ‘How to Avoid Talking to People You Don’t Want to Talk to’ was a great success. For the first time, Marbles was covered in August 2011, by ABC News and The New York Times. By 2015 November, the video had attracted more than 35 million views.
2. Lucrative Deals
She has since gone into dog toy’s production under the brand name Kermie Worm & Mr. Marbles. This she named after her two dogs Mr. Marbles and Kermit. On YouTube 15, she is the host on SiriusXM Hits 1 which is a weekly countdown. Marbles also host the Jenna and Julien Podcast together with Julien Solomita, her current boyfriend.
Although she declined to cash in on sponsored content, she is thought to have a net worth of $2.9 million. But just how much cash is she earning from YouTube?
Most YouTube stars earn tons of cash. So, someone as successful as Marbles has the ability to make millions. Many YouTube stars with similar stature are known to earn to the tune of six figures a year or even more. Those who are as well-known as Marbles always land lucrative deals comparable to hers.
3. Raking in Her Millions
Apart from her income on YouTube, she is also getting a considerable amount of cash from her dog toy business. As someone who always goes out looking for she is already getting income from movies. Her most recent production goes by the name ‘Maximum Ride’. This is in addition to being featured on a number of television shows.
However, she continues with her YouTube postings, which she does every Wednesday or Thursday. Since most of her income comes from ongoing ventures, Marbles is likely to continue raking in her millions.
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