Quick Facts of Richard Porter Dillon Jr.

  • Full NameRichard Porter Dillon Jr.
  • Net Worth$1 million - $1.5 Million
  • Date of Birth04 April, 1992
  • NicknameRicky
  • Marital Status Unmarried
  • BirthplaceMooresville
  • Ethnicity American and Irish
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionYouTuber, Social Media Personality
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year2009
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildAthletic
  • Height6 ft
  • EducationAuburn University
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook, Twitter
  • Horoscope Aries

In a world full of talented people, today’s topic is about Ricky Dillon, a well known multi-talented internet personality who has over millions of subscribers on his self-titled YouTube channel. Moreover, his videos have more than 400+ million views.

Ricky Dillon is best known for songwriting, singing and also active in his career as a comedian as his YouTube channel consists of a video collection, PICKLEandBANANA. He has uploaded 502 videos till now. If you wanna know in detail about his life, then stay on our page.

Ricky Dillon’s Bio, Wiki

The American YouTube star, Ricky Dillon was born in Mooresville, North Carolina, on April 4, 1992. His full name is Richard Porter Dillon Jr. Furthermore, he was born alongside his two older sisters, Tara and Lexi. When he was a year old, his family moved to Tuscumbia, Alabama.

Ricky Dillion taking selfie after his haircut
Just a casual selfie after getting his new haircut
Image Source: Instagram@rickydillon

He went to Hoover High School for his high school graduation, where he was involved in extra-curricular activities and also took part in marching with the band. Later on, he attended Auburn University to study film but dropped out after three years.

Career as YouTuber

Ricky Dillon started his channel in 2009 naming his channel, PICKLEandBANANA but recently changed his channel’s name to be Ricky Dillon.

Ricky Dillion's laughing and teasing face at the same time
Ricky Dillon’s laughing and teasing face at the same time
Image Source: Instagram@rickydillon

Dillon gained exposure due to the YouTube supergroup Our2ndLife where he went on an international tour with Connor Franta, Kian Lawley, Jc Caylen, Sam Pottorff, and Trevor Moran. In December 2014, the group broke up, however, Dillon amassed a total of 2.7 million subscribers from the collaboration.

He used to post music videos at first but later on, Dillon posts variety types of videos on his channel. He has also collaborated with many YouTubers including Gabbie Hanna of The Gabbie Show.

Is Ricky Dillon Gating Anyone?

Ricky Dillon has dated both men & women in his life. Previously, he was in a relationship with his long-time friend, Shelby Waddell. Shelby and Ricky were used to be best friends back then, but after they continued their YouTube work together, they got attracted to each other and eventually started dating.

Shelby and Ricky on a photoshoot for an online magazine
Ricky Dillon and Shelby Wadell taking a picture together for an online magazine
Image Source: Creermagazine@shelbyandricky

However, they broke up because Ricky turned out to be asexual, the lack of sexual attraction to others. Shelby then moved on her life and started dating Cole Phillips.

Ricky described himself as an asexual person because there were rumors about him being gay. In September 2016, he even posted a video entitled ” My Sexuality”, where he said  that,

If I were to label myself, I would be the closest to asexual.

Watch his video where Ricky Dillon explained his sexuality.


Besides this, he has never been in any controversy in his career till now. Currently, Ricky is single but there were rumors about him dating Alexa Losey, an actress and YouTuber. The rumors may be true or may not be, but both of them seem pretty close to one another. They could be in a private relationship far from the media eyes.

Ricky and Alexa are they dating?
Are they dating? Or just some clickbait for video promotion
Image Source: Twitter@RickyDillon

However, the two famous YouTubers are staying low-key about their relationship. Thus, there is not yet any concrete information about whether the duo is dating or not. What do you think?

Net Worth

Ricky Dillon has more than 3 million subscribers on his YouTube channel and over 500k subscribers in his 2nd channel RickyD Vlogs. Apart from this, he also earns from his other social media accounts i.e. Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. His net worth is reported to be between $1 Million – $1.5 Million.

As per the Social Blade, he makes monthly earnings of $59 – $942 that leads a yearly income to be $706 – $11.3K from his self-titled YouTube channel. His vlogging channel, RickyD Vlogs earns $1-$20 monthly and enables him $15-$245 on a yearly basis. Hence, he is bathing with money at present and spending a lavish life.