Gold Rush Star Todd Hoffman Earned $7 Million Net Worth In His Career

BY JENNIFER MASHUGA/DEC. 16, 2021 2:10 PM EST
BY JENNIFER MASHUGA/DEC. 16, 2021 2:10 PM EST( Source : looper )

Gold Rush Star Todd Hoffman earned $7 million net worth through gold mining in an unpredictable way in his career. 

Todd is best known for his starring appearance on the TV series Gold Rush as a gold prospector. He was the star and creator of the Gold Rush.

Todd was born on April 12, 1969, in Sandy, Oregon, United States of America. He started mining being inspired by his father as his father was a gold prospector for so long. Todd was unemployed and was going through a difficult time in his life. All he wanted was to make money so he decided to start his career as a miner.

Todd started mining at the age of 47. He first came to Alaska to mine and earned some money. He formed his team with his father and headed to Creek, Alaska but it turned out to be a disappointment. They were left with only 2 ounces of gold. 

He and his team slowly raised over $3 million 

Todd Hoffman Net Worth

Todd Hoffman during shoot of Gold Rush
Todd Hoffman during shoot of Gold Rush ( Source : filmysiyappa )

In Between 2018 to 2022, Todd Hoffman's net worth earning has reached from $3 million to $7 million through Gold Rush.

Gold Rush was started in 2010, which helped him to earn a lot and boost his career. In 2018 his worth was $3 million which was not really bad. He had done lots of hard work to earn in his life. Along with mining he even runs his own podcast and his business. 

Slowly and gradually he started to focus more on mining making his own team and increases his net worth yearly by the rate of $1 million. In 2020 his net worth was raised up to $5 million and now in 2022, his net worth has reached up to $7 million. 

Before mining, he use to have his own business. He has his own Oregon-based aviation company. His business was not giving him huge success as per his desire. He started to feel bored and wanted to do something adventurous and daring in his life so he takes a U-turn in his career and decided to do mining following the footprints of his father.

As of 2022, Todd's net worth is estimated to be $7 million. He is earning $500 thousand per year through gold mining tasks and is one of the richest tv personalities in the United States. 

Todd Hoffman Received a $25000 Per Episode Salary From Gold Rush

Todd Hoffman (right) is teaming up with his father Jack (center) and son Hunter (left) for his new TV show,
Todd Hoffman (right) is teaming up with his father Jack (center) and son Hunter (left) for his new TV show, "Hoffman Family Gold." (Discovery Channel) ( Source : foxnews )

Being the show's most prominent face Todd Hoffman was charged with $25000 per episode from Gold Rush. 

Todd was the well-known face of the show Gold Rush who risked his everything in the gold mining business. He has to do a lot of difficult tasks during the shoot of mining. He was being paid according to his work.

The 'Gold Rush' series was started in 2010, it has more than 114 episodes and it has completed its 8th season as well. He has given his dedication and energies to the series and was able to connect so closely with the audience. He along with his team has made the show successful and even collected so many golds.   

The mining giant rakes in a sum of $25,000 for every episode. The mining mogul also pays and decides the figure of each and every one in his team. Generally, it is around $1000 per episode. 

 

Will Todd Hoffman Return To Gold Rush Again

todd hoffman during shoot of mining series
todd hoffman during shoot of mining series ( Source : looper )

After waking away from the show Gold Rush in 2018, Todd Hoffman has a high chance of returning back to the show soon.

Hoffman left the show in 2018 after working in it for eight seasons. He revealed that while working in Gold Rush he had to go through difficult work and had to be away from his family for several months.  

 He gave his hard work and dedication to the show, even though he left to pursue his other interests of cohosting a podcast and singing. He has uploaded dozens of videos of his singing performances to his YouTube channel, which now has 147,000 subscribers.

Though he left the show he didn't stop mining. He came back to the Discovery Channel with his new show '' Hoffman Family Gold'' on Friday, March 25, 2022, after four years. He came along with his family, his father, Jack and his son, Hunter. In this new series, Hoffman again set sets out to find gold. 

In his recent interviews, he talks about the Gold Rush series and teams and showed his willingness to rejoin the series. He thanks the show because Gold Rush made Todd's life better for him and his family. 

There is a high possibility of Hoffman returning to the Gold Rush. 


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