Jake Anderson
Jake Anderson
Real Name/Full Name Jakob Venn Martin Anderson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Jake Anderson
Birth Place: Anacortes, Washington, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 16 September 1980
Age/How Old: 43 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimeters – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
Weight: In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174.1 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –Keith Anderson
Mother –Jenna Anderson
Siblings: Chelsea Dawn Anderson (sister)
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Jenna Anderson (m. 2012)
Kids/Children Name: Three named Aiden Anderson, Cadence Anderson and Luca Anderson
Profession: Television Actor, Author, Skateboarder
Net Worth: $3 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Jake Anderson is a famous American fishing captain. He also owns a fishing vessel named F/V Saga. He has been a renowned face on the Discovery Channel. The documentary television series, The Deadliest Catch, got Jake featured, and this is continuing since 2007 itself.

Well, how well do you know about Jake Anderson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jake Anderson’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jake Anderson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Jake belonged to a family of crab-fishermen. His uncle, a Northwestern crewman, introduced him to fishing crabs. Apart from that, he also continued skateboarding as he is a professional in it. Jake was totally dedicated to the Kiska sea. Everything he had been given to it.

But he had other bigger dreams, which he wanted to come true. These dreams brought him from the place where he started that is Northwestern, to Kiska. But since Kiska was disappointing him, and he had a lot of setbacks in his life, he decided to leave and come back to Northwestern.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jake Anderson in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jake Anderson’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024 having been born on 16 September 1980. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 174.1 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.


There is very little information regarding his education, but it is only known that as a fisherman, he was a very dedicated learner. Also, he was a practicing skateboarder, quite well-skilled at it.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Jake Anderson With Wife Jenna Anderson
Jake Anderson With Wife Jenna Anderson

Jake was married to Jenna in 2012. After that, the two of them started staying in Seattle, Washington. Apart from having a keen dedication to fishing, he is a really experienced skateboarder. DVS Shoes, the American footwear, and clothing company, sponsors the dresses worn by Jake. He has got a shoe, having his signature which the company released.

One small incident clearly revealed the truth that Jake confessed. He once had an interview with Dr. Drew Pinsky. He admitted that there was a time when he used to be an alcoholic. But now, he is in the process of recovering. He was almost homeless with nothing left because of his addiction.

Jake’s one of the tremendous successes was his autobiography, which began a super hit. The book was published by Coventry House Publishing in 2014 on the 29th of April. The book became a bestseller, and its name was Relapse.

Is Jake Anderson Gay?

Jake Anderson is happily married to Jenna for a long. They are also well settled with their children. There are no rumors which suggest that Jake is gay. Also, he has not confessed anything of that sort that he has or had any kind of romantic connection with a guy. So his sexual orientation is straight.

Professional Career

Anderson began his career in 2007 at Northwestern. Captain Sig Hansen took him as a greenhorn. This was followed by is the Discovery documentary series. He was featured in the third three episodes.

During his season five episodes, he had some massive losses that brought the family great emotional downfall, first being his sister’s loss. Chelsea dies during his season five shoot. This was not just it. Furthermore, his father was not found and was missing all over for a long time. Also, it was a cause of great worry. But after not seeing him for so long, the family understood that his father might be no more.

Later on, it was found that the truck which his father used was left unused and abandoned for a long time. Added to this, his two irreparable losses left him alone.

Then in the year 2012, Jake was given the title of Deck Boss. His work and dedication were highly appreciated, and later on, he became the captain of the vessel named Saga.


There are no such awards that can be mentioned which he won. But he is indeed a prolific skateboarder and also a talented crab fisherman.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jake Anderson in 2024

Jake Anderson Net Worth
Jake Anderson Net Worth

As of 2024, Jake owns a net worth of $3 million. His skills and dedication have made it possible to be featured on a world level channel like Discovery. He is sure to gain more net worth as he is continuing his job efficiently.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Not many of his fans know this, but he is a fourth generation of fishers.
  • His father, Keith A. Anderson, disappeared one day on 6thJanuary, 2010, and till now, they have no trace of him,
  • His sister passed away in 2009, after suffering from pneumonia.
  • Initially, Jake was a drug addict.

Jake is a famous skateboarder and owner of a vessel. He is quite efficient in his work. And his documentary has won the hearts of fish lovers. He is sure to keep up his great work. This makes Jake quite a talent that is unique of a kind.


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