Quick Facts of Jacob Van Martin Anderson

  • Full NameJacob Van Martin Anderson
  • Net Worth$2 Million
  • Date of Birth16 September, 1980
  • NicknameAnderson
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceAnacortes, Washington, U.S.
  • Ethnicity White
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionTV personality, Fisherman
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year2007-Present
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Brown
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseJenna Patterson (m. 2012)
  • Online PresenceInstagram (30.5k followers), Twitter (110k followers), Facebook (88,157 followers)
  • Children2 - Aiden Benn Arthur Anderson (b. 2015), Cadence Anderson (b. 2017)
  • Horoscope Virgo
Photo of a fishing captain Jake Anderson

If you watch the documentary television series, Deadliest Cach on Discovery Channel then, you will probably know the name of Jake Anderson who is one of the famous personalities in the entertainment industry. He gained fame for his appearance in several movies and TV shows.

Today, we are going to know about Anderson’s personal life. First of all, he is a married man as of 2019. He lives a happy married life with his wife and welcomed a beautiful son from their marriage.

Who Is Jakob Venn Martin Anderson? Bio & Wiki

Jake Anderson is an American fisherman and television personality. He was born as Jakob Venn Martin Anderson on 16th September 1980, in Anacortes, Washington, U.S. Moreover, he holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Photo of Jake Anderson
Photo of Jake Anderson

Anderson was raised by his father, Keith Anderson who mysteriously disappeared in the sixth season of Deadliest Catch in 2010. Unfortunately, his sister, Chelsea Dawn Anderson died during the fifth season of the show.

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Inside Of Jake Anderson’s Career

Jake Anderson started his career as a greenhorn by the captain, Sig Hansen in Northwestern in 2007. After working for a while in the fishing vessel, he made his debut appearance in the documentary television series, Deadliest Catch where he plays the role of deckhand since 15th May 2007.

While working there, he has lost the most important things like his sister who unexpectedly died during the fifth episode, Bitter Tears. Likewise, his father went mysteriously missing and presumed dead after his truck was found abandoned in rural Washington during the sixth episode, Blown Off Course.

Anderson was promoted to deck boss of the Northwestern in 2012. Later, he also obtained his USCG Mate 1600-ton license and Master 100-ton Captain’s license. Currently, he serves as a captain of the crab fishing vessel, Saga since 2015.

How Much Is Jake Anderson’s Net Worth?

Jake Anderson has an impressive net worth of $2 Million as of 2019. He maintained the wealth of $1.8 Million back in 2018. Likewise, his wife has a lucrative net worth of $500 Thousand. Having fruitful earnings, he also makes an efficient amount of fortune from his other works including advertisements, endorsements, and many others.

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Anderson stars in the documentary television series, Deadliest Catch with Sig Hansen whose net worth is $500 Thousand, and Keith Colburn who has a wealth of $2 Million. Similarly, his co-star Edgar Hansen’s net worth is $700 Thousand, Jonathan Hillstrand has a wealth of $2.2 Million, and that of Bill Wichrowski is around $3 Million.

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Who Is Jake Anderson’s Wife? His Marriage & Children

Jake Anderson is a married man as of 2019. He first met his wife, Jenna Patterson on the set of Deadliest Catch. After having a lovely time together, they started dating and later engaged. Finally, the couple married on 12th May 2012 in Mount Vernon, Washington.

Together, they welcomed two sons, Aiden Benn Arthur born in January 2015 and Cadence Anderson born on 13th June 2017. Anderson isn’t involved in any extra-marital affairs with any women until now. Besides, he hasn’t faced any controversies and rumors regarding his personal life and career.

Anderson is active on social media and has a huge number of fan following. He loves to share his pictures while working on the ship with his lovely fans. Currently, he resides in Seattle, Washington with his family.

Interesting Facts About Jake Anderson

  • Jake Anderson revealed that he is a recovering alcoholic and his addiction left him homeless for two years during an interview with Dr. Drew Pinsky.
  • Anderson’s autobiography, Relapse released on 29th April 2014 through Coventry House Publishing and became the best selling biography in that year.
  • He is a passionate and skilled skateboarder.
  • He is sponsored by DVS Shoes and released his own signature show through the company.
  • His zodiac sign is Virgo.