- Full Name: Richard Kevin Harrison
- Net Worth: $8 Million
- Occupation: Businessman and reality show personality
- Marital Status: Married to Deanna Burditt
- Ethnicity: White
What Is Rick Harrison Net Worth
Rick Harrison net worth is estimated to be $8 million. Most of the amount is attributed to his affiliations with the Harrison family, which is the proud owner of the Silver and Gold pawn shop in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is also a popular star in a reality TV show. Today he is among the richest celebrities although his net worth is way below that of most celebrities, it is worth noting, owing to his stake at the Gold and Silver shop. To know how much he is worth, it is best to do a detailed account of his life.
Rick Harrison Early Life
He was born in Lexington, North Carolina in 1965. Two years after his birth the family moved to San Diego to live there. It seemed they were not done moving and so the family went to Nevada, where they settled permanently. With his father they established Gold and Silver pawn shop, a few distance from Las Vegas Strip. Then, it started as a small enterprise and they did not know that it would be the family breadwinner for years to come.
Rick Harrison was inducted into the business when he was just a teen of 13 years. As the story goes, Rick could not complete high school, since he was pocketing over 2000 dollars in a week, selling some fake Gucci handbags.
Rick And Pawn Shop Today
How much is Rick Harrison worth? Today, his family has gotten the attention of many media channels, especially after their appearance in the reality show “Pawn Stars”. The show explores the wits and the antics that go on in the pawn shop. By 2103, the show had aired seven seasons and amazing 250 episodes since its inception in 2009. It is one of the most popular shows in the History Channel. The show has never lost its zest since its debut. That is why; the History Channel reruns it in groups of 80 episodes. This is unheard of for any television show and also reality series.
Today, Corey Harrison the son also works in the shop and appears in the show with his friend Austin Russell. In the show, Rick Harrison is dabbed as “The Spotter”, owing for his keenness on things that are undervalued. Before “Pawn Stars”, the store came for the very first time in the media limelight, after they appeared on the Comedy Central Show “Insomniac with Dave Attell”. It is after this that Rick Harrison started looking for a network, which could do a whole series on their shop.
Harrison has gotten a lot of recognition for his efforts in the Pawn Stars and also as a businessman. This made the National Pawnbrokers Association to award him the Pawnbroker of the Year Award. He has also authored a couple of books among them “License to Pawn: Deals, Steals and My Life at the Gold and Silver”. The book was published in 2011 by Hyperion Books.
Rick Private Life
Rick Harrison has one of the most amazing life histories. He had not even hit the legal age when he married his girlfriend Kim. When, she became pregnant but miscarriage, Rick seems to be a responsible man, since any boys at his age then, who have bounced instead of taking responsibility but he married Kim. After two months since their wedding she got pregnant but this time, she was able to carry the baby for a full term. Then, in 27 April 1983, they welcomed Correy Harrison, their first child. Two years after came Adam and immediately the couple separated leaving Rick to take care of the two small boys , together with his second wife Tracy. In 2014, he was reported to have married Deanna Burditt in 2013, which came with three daughters. These together with his three boys, makes him a busy man as he says, as he tries to be a father for the step daughters.
Rick Harrison house is another indication of his wealth. It is set in an affluent suburb, in Las Vegas. The popular businessman and the star in the Pawn Stars reality show lives in a lovely mansion together with Rick Harrison wife currently.
Rick Harrison net worth is up for changes since the pawn shop and Pawn Stars are continuously increasing in popularity. The family earnings from the show are set to go up as it gains popularity through social media channels.
Rick Harrison Body Statistics:
- Measurements: Not available
- Height: 5’ 9.2”
- Weight: 210 pounds
- Shoe Size: Not available
- Hair Color: Bald
- Eye Color: Blue