Kaitlin Olson
Kaitlin Olson
Real Name/Full Name Kaitlin Willow Olson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Kaitlin Olson
Birth Place: Portland, Oregon, U.S
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 18 August 1975
Age/How Old: 48 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms – 55 Kg
In Pounds – 122 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father –Donald Lee Olson
Mother –Melinda Leora
Siblings: N/A
School: Tigard High School
College: University of Oregon
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Rob McElhenney (m. 2008)
Kids/Children Name: Axel Lee, Leo Grey McElhenney
Profession: Actress and Producer
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Kaitlin Olson is a very famous American actress. Kaitlin is known for her acting in the field of comedy. Kaitlin has done both television and films. She started with microscopic appearances but finally made it big to the films through television. To count her most recognizable works, she has been in the lead role of the FX comedy series, which is called “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” which is running from the year 2005 until now. Kaitlin won the kids choice award, the USA in 2017 and was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards in 2020.

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

Biography and Early Life

Kaitlin Olson was born on August 18, 1975, in Portland, Oregon, United States. Her father, Donald Lee Olson, was a publisher and her mother, Melinda Leora, was a nurse. Kaitlin and her family did frequent shifts between Portland and various places like Seattle and Washington. Kaitlin’s primary childhood was spent on a farm where she grew up.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Kaitlin Olson in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Kaitlin Olson’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 14th April 2024 having been born on 18 August 1975. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 122 lbs in Pound and 55kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Blonde.


Kaitlin attended the Tigard High school in Tigard, Oregon. Kaitlin got done with her schooling in the year 1993. Kaitlin did her graduation from the University of Oregon. Kaitlin studied theater at the University and graduated with a degree of B.A in Theatre Arts in 1997.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Kaitlin Olson With Husband Rob McElhenney
Kaitlin Olson With Husband Rob McElhenney

Kaitlin started dating her “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” co-star Rob McElhenney. After her years of dating, Kaitlin finally married him in California on September 27, 2008. Kaitlin and Rob had their first son in September 2010 and named him Axel Lee. They had their second baby, also a boy, on April 5, 2012, and is named Leo Grey McElhenney.

Is Kaitlin Olson Lesbian?

As of 2024, Kaitlin is happily married to her husband Rob McElhenney and are proud parents of two children as well, which proves the fact that she is straight.

Professional Career

Kaitlin started her career in Los Angeles, California, by doing several small appearances in many television series. She made many appearances in these television shows through an improvisational group called the Groundlings, with which she made many tours to places Norway and Bosnia. Some of the shows where she made minor rolls are Out of Practice, Miss Match, Family Guy, and Punk’d.

She got her first break in 2004, where she was cast in the FX sitcom It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia with the character of Deandra “Sweet Dee.” Kaitlin has delivered many hit sitcoms and television dramas. She was last seen in Space Force as Edison Jaymes in the episode: “Edison Jaymes.”

In the year 2015, Kaitlyn made a voiceover for the Disney infinity 3.0 character Destiny. In her show The Mike, which aired in 2017-18, Kaitlyn played the lead role and the audiences’ accepted executive producer. Kaitlin has been part of many films like Eyes to Heaven (2000), Jacks (2000), the Heat (2013), Vacation (2015), and Arizona (2018).


  • In 2017, Kaitlin was nominated in the category of Best vocal Ensemble in a feature film for the BTVA Feature film Voice acting award.
  • In 2017, Kaitlin won Kids choice Awards, USA for #SQUAD.
  • In 2018, IGN summer awards nominated for best TV Ensemble for Its Always Sunny Philadelphia.
  • In 2020, Kaitlin was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards in the category of Outstanding Actress in a short film form comedy or drama series.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Kaitlin Olson in 2024

Kaitlin Olson Net Worth
Kaitlin Olson Net Worth

Kaitlin Olson’s net worth is estimated to be $60 million as of 2024. Kaitlin does both TV and films. Kaitlin is said to her $1.2 million per period. She has a long-running TV series under FX comedy series “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” which began in 2005.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • In 2009, Kaitlin along with her husband purchased Skinner’s Bar at 226 Market Street in Philadelphia, and they renamed it as Mac’s Tavern.
  • During giving birth to her first child, Kaitlin had labor pain in the middle of a match between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Philadelphia Phillies, and she was immediately taken to her California home, where she gave birth to their first child.

Kaitlin Olson had started her journey from minor roles and continued to do several minor roles while struggling for one lead role. Kaitlin never gave up and finally got her first break. She has worked in some brilliant production movies such as Finding Dory and Flipped.


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