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Markiplier Net Worth 2024 – How Much Is the Famous Gaming Youtuber Worth?




Markiplier Net Worth

When you think of the OG YouTubers who set the platform for the newer generations, Markiplier is a name that deserves to be at the top of the list. He is one of the earliest gaming YouTubers that created a revolution for the next generation.

Besides being an active YouTube personality, Markiplier is also a famous writer, producer, and director. With over 34 million subscribers, he gains billions of views, which translates to the kind of income that he amasses.

Given the kind of traction and popularity that Markiplier has gained, wondering how much he is worth and the kind of life he leads is fairly common. We will discuss more on that in this article. 

Quick Facts

Full Name Mark Edward Fischbach
Birth Date June 28, 1989
Age 34
Profession YouTuber, Writer, Producer, and Director
Country of Origin Germany
Nationality American
Marital Status Unmarried
Amy Nelson
Net Worth (as of 2024) $45 million
Last Updated: Jan 29, 2024
Social Media Instagram

Early Life

Markiplier was born on June 28, 1989, in Honolulu, Hawaii to Cliffton and Sunok. His father was American and his mother is Korean, they met when Markiplier’s father was stationed in Korea in the U.S Army. Markiplier was named Mark Edward Fischbach at birth.

Following his birth, Mark’s family decided to change the base and shift to Cincinnati, Ohio, where he was enrolled in Milford High School. There he and his family lived a very frugal life since his family was poor.

Following high school, Mark attended the University of Cincinnati to study biomedical engineering but didn’t complete his education. Instead, he wanted to switch to YouTube.

Personal Life

There’s not much information about Mark’s love life but he is one of the most generous YouTubers, who has worked with numerous charities, fundraisers and donated to people in need. In March 2018, Markiplier initiated a unique fundraising endeavor by offering his “Tasteful Nudes” Charity Calendar for sale, limited to 48 hours, and raised over $500,000.



In March 2012, Markiplier embarked on his YouTube journey, unveiling his first video a month later. The genesis of his chosen username, “Markiplier,” stemmed from his initial vision to produce sketch comedy videos, where he would assume multiple roles. 

Immersed in his debut series, he delved into the captivating realm of “Amnesia: The Dark Descent,” and subsequently embarked on diverse gaming adventures on his channel. However, a stumbling block emerged when YouTube banned his AdSense account, prompting him to ingeniously establish a fresh channel named “markiplierGAME” in May 2012.

In September 2015, Markiplier made an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” alongside fellow YouTuber Jenna Mae. This collaboration came about following backlash that Jimmy Kimmel had received due to his jokes targeting Let’s Play videos. In the same year, Markiplier garnered recognition for his immense influence among American teenagers, securing the impressive sixth spot on a “Variety” list featuring the most influential celebrities.

In November 2016, Markiplier demonstrated his desire to explore various avenues of entertainment beyond YouTube, such as music and acting. This led to his signing with Endeavor, an agency known for its representation of talent in diverse fields.

Net Worth

Over the years, Markiplier has come to become one of the highest-paid YouTubers who has amassed a net worth of $45 million. The majority of his income comes from YouTube AdSense. He also earns a lot through brand endorsements and other career choices like writing, producing, and directing.

Tessa is a Senior Writer at Patty360. She has previously worked as a freelance journalist for various news sites in the UK.

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