American commercial fisherman and reality television personality, Elliott Neese has a net worth of $500 thousand.
Born as Elliott Nicodemus Neese in Melaque, Mexico in 1983, Elliott Neese who is also called Ellwood started fishing when he was just 10 and started crab fishing at the age of 18. He moved up quickly in his crew to join the ranks and become deck boss and engineer.
The youngest ever crab Captain at the Bering Sea, Elliott Neese’s net worth comes from his role as a captain in his deck and from the reality television show Deadliest Catch, which has become one of the most watched television shows in Discovery Channel.
Neese has a dream to own his own crab boat someday and travel to New Zealand specially to fish the blue fin tuna and shoot a marlin over 1,000 lbs. With pretty good experience in fishing at sea, he is the finest Captain as portrayed by the show who runs a tight ship full of experts.
Capt. Elliott was only 28 when he got in the top ranks of the Ramblin’ Rose while also being the most controversial character in the show. He learnt the fishing techniques from his dad who started running boat in the sea since 1970s.
He started season 9 at the helm of his own boat SV Saga that cost him over $600,000. He currently lives with his girlfriend Van Gunderson and his two sons in Seattle, WA.