How much is Paul Wahlberg worth?
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth:||March 20, 1964 (age 58)|
|Country:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 ft 1 in (1.57 m)|
About Paul Wahlberg
Paul Wahlberg is an American actor, master chef, and reality television star. He’s the brother of Donnie, Mark, and Robert Wahlberg, all of which are established film and television actors. With his brothers Donnie and Mark he runes a dining burger restaurant. Paul is also the owner of the bar Wahlburgers and stars in the eponymous reality television show that aired on A&E from January 2014 to July 2019.
Paul Wahlberg became famous in the late 2000s when he began his career as both an actor and chef. He was born on March 20, 1964, in Boston, Massachusetts. He’s the fifth of nine children to Donald, a delivery driver and war veteran, and Alma, who worked as a clerk, Wahlberg. He began working at the age of sixteen as a caterer while in high school. He attended the Copley Square High School in Boston, from which he graduated in 1982, becoming the first of the nine Wahlberg children to do that.
Shortly after his parents got divorced, in the late 1980s, he enrolled at the Newbury College. Paul eventually left the college due to financial issues. Instead, after watching cooking shows like “The Galloping Gourmet”, he focused his attention on culinary so he took professional training and began working as a chef. He spent the next two decades working for both big and small restaurants in the Boston area. Eventually, he was hired as the caterer in two of his brother, Mark’s movies – “The Happening” and “Max Payne” from 2008.
What made this chef so rich are the incredible talents that he has shown in multiple cooking contests. In addition to being a caterer, Paul provided food on the sets of many other well-known films. In early 2011, he and his brothers, the actors Donnie and Mark, opened their own casual dining burger bar and restaurant.
They licensed the name “Wahlburgers” and used it as the trademark for their chain of restaurants. By the end of the year, with the restaurant booming, Paul and his brothers earned a solid amount of money – an estimated $2 million.
Around the same time, he began appearing on television as an actor. The television star’s first appearance was on an episode of “Anderson Live”. He made sporadic appearances in the series “Rachael Ray” and was a guest on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” several times. Thanks to his stints on television, Wahlberg as well as his continued success with the restaurants. Paul Wahlberg’s net worth is estimated to have risen to highs of about $4 million all told.
Throughout the rest of the 2010s, the Wahlberg’s chain of restaurants flourished and they were able to open 31 restaurants in North America, 2 in the United Kingdom, 2 in Canada, and 1 in Germany, thanks to which he has earned millions.
In January 2014, three years after their first restaurant in Hingham, Massachusetts, Paul, and his brothers signed a five-year contract with A&E network for the creation of their own television series. The show, titled just like their bar of restaurants, revolves around the chain of restaurants. By the end of the year, besides helping him become a millionaire, the show also received a nomination for an Emmy Award in the category “Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program”.
Apart from his many appearances on television, the main reason why the television star is so successful are his businesses.
Concurrently with his appearances on the critically acclaimed television series (which also received a moderate rating) and the successful chain of Wahlburgers restaurants, he also owns other restaurants. One of these is “Alma Love”, based in his home town and is named after his mother, Alma.
Besides his work in the culinary business, he has also associated himself with many restaurants at The Charles Hotel and The Four Seasons among many others.
Paul Wahlberg is one of the most popular and wealthiest chefs in America. He began his career in the cooking business back in the late 1990s and quickly became a millionaire. Besides appearing on multiple television series, talk shows, and realities, Wahlberg, who is now worth an estimated $5 million, has also been running the family chain of restaurants “Wahlburgers”, which has brought both him and his brothers great success.