Shane Dawson net worth: American YouTube personality, actor, comedian and singer, Shane Jee Dawson has a net worth of $2 million.
Having been born in a poor family in Long Beach, California, Shane Dawson started making videos as school projects in high school. He started a YouTube channel named ShaneDawsonTV in 2008 while he was working at Jenny Craig, Inc. He even got his family fired from the job after posting a pole dancing video in the building he worked in. ‘Fred is Dead’ is what brought him fame after receiving over 25 million views that year.
Dawson then started another channel ShaneDawsonTV2 and Shane, where he regularly posts videos about his life. He also works with other YouTube stars like Joey Graceffa, iJustine, Bart Baker, TheFineBros, etc. and promotes himself online. Ranked as the 25th most famous web celebrity in 2010 by Forbes, Dawson released his pilot called SD High in 2010 and was later contacted to become a producer for a television studio.
Shane Dawson signed contracts with Happy Madison Production and started working with other YouTubers on a television show. Apart from his mainstream career, he is also a singer and released his first single ‘SUPERLUV!’ on iTunes. Dawson also makes his fortunes through his podcast ‘Shane and Friends’ which he started in 2013. Having worked for over 8 years on YouTube, Dawson was awarded $250,000 to work on movie projects after he produced ‘Not Cool’ in 2014.
Living with four dogs in Hollywood, California, Dawson is in a relationship with another YouTuber Lisa Schwartz. As of 2015, Shane Dawson’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
Quick Facts about Shane Dawson
Full Name: Shane Lee Yaw
Profession: YouTube personality, comedian, producer
Height: 6 ft (1.83m)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg )
Date of Birth: July 19, 1988
Place of Birth: California, USA
Marital status: Single (Dating Lisa Schwartz)
Astrological sign: Cancer