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Jake Harris Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family

Jake Harris

Jack Harris is an American fisherman best known for hosting the television show “Deadliest Catch.” The show debuted on the Discovery channel in 2005 as a documentary-style series. The show mostly focuses on the harsh weather and hardships that the crew must endure while fishing for crabs in the Bering Sea.

Jake Harris’s Childhood and Education

Jake Harris was born on October 23, 1985, in Seattle, Washington, in the United States. He is the son of the late Phil Harris, a crab fisherman, and Mary Harris. His parents are divorced, and after the divorce, his father remarried. His mother is half Pacific Islander and his father is half Caucasian. Jake Harris is of mixed heritage and possesses American nationality.

Josh Harris, his older brother, was also on the show Deadliest Catch with him. He claims to be a graduate of the Cornella Marie School of Crab Fishing, despite the fact that he has no legitimate academic degree. He has loved crab fishing since he was a child and began his career while still in high school.

Joel Taylor, the star of Discovery’s Storm Chaser, died at the age of 38.

Jake Harris’s Professional Life

Harris began his career as a pizza delivery boy, then worked at a slaughterhouse before deciding to pursue a career in fishing. Jake began working at sea with his father at the age of 19 and stayed for around 6 years.
On the show Deadliest Catch, he joined his father and brother on board the Cornelia Marie, where they would catch crabs from the Bering Sea. Phil, his father, was the boat’s skipper. He was signed to the Discovery Network, together with his family. Since its start on April 12, 2005, the show has aired 14 seasons and over 242 episodes.

Jake Harris has a net worth of $1 million dollars.

He has accumulated a large fortune during his stint in the reality TV business. His net worth is believed to be approximately $100,000 as of 2019. He has made money from his minor employment as a pizza delivery boy in addition to his show. According to the reports, the average yearly salary for a fisherman is $30,220.

He was a fisherman, a crab fisherman, and a member of the crew on a ship’s deck, where the typical crewman can earn up to $15,000 per month, according to some websites. More information can be found here: Bre Payton, a Fox News commentator, died suddenly at the age of 26.

Personal Life of Jake Harris

Jake Harris is a determined and driven individual who has dedicated a significant amount of time to his career, which could be one of the reasons for his single status. He is also referred to as a workaholic on occasion. Despite his status as a television celebrity, Harris has kept his personal life private for many years.

On the contrary, he had a tumultuous past in which he was a heroin addict. On their show, he was even found stealing medicines from his father. He then admitted his drug addiction to his father on video. He acknowledged starting to use drugs in high school and was also detained for having illegal narcotics including Xanax and Crystal Meth in his hands. On February 9, 2010, he suffered a sad loss when his father died after a stroke.
He stole an automobile from his friend after a minor quarrel while he was a drug addict. Meanwhile, he made news when he was assaulted by an odd couple who promised to bring him home but instead beat him senseless and took roughly $2400.

Jake Harris’s Physical Characteristics

He stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches.
As of 2019, he is 33 years old.

Facts of Jake Harris
Date of Birth: 1985October-23
Age: 36 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Jack Harris
Father Phil Harris
Mother Mary Harris
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Seattle, Washington, United States
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Crab Fisherman, Reality TV Star
Net Worth $100k
Famous for Deadliest Catch
Married No
TV Show Deadliest Catch
Siblings Josh Harris