Quick Facts of Shay Carl Butler
- Full NameShay Carl Butler
- Net Worth$25 million
- Date of Birth1980 /03 /05
- NicknameShay Carl
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceLogan, Utah, United States
- EthnicityNorth American
- ProfessionYouTube personality and author
- Eye colourBrown - Dark
- Hair colourBrown - Dark
- SpouseKatilette Butler
- Height5' 9" (175 cm)
- Weight79 kg or 174 lbs
- Educationwent to Idaho State University, but dropped out to start working on his own
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook
- ChildrenAvia Colette Butler, Brock Vincent Butler, Emmi Laurie Butler, Daxton Charles Butler, and Gavin Butler
YouTube might just be a source of entertainment for us, but it is the main source of income for people like Shay Carl. The popular Vlogger who has multiple YouTube channels have millions of subscribers and make a lot of money from it.
If you want to know more about the Vlogger’s early life, as well as about his personal life, whether he is married or single keep on reading the article until the end. We will also be talking about the earnings he’s made throughout his YouTubing career.
Shay Carl’s Bio, Wiki, Age
Shay Carl was born on 5th March 1980, in the city of Logan, Utah, the United States as Shay Carl Butler. Carl’s parents gave birth to the total of four children, Casey, Logan, Carlie and himself being the oldest one. All of his siblings are into YouTube and have their personal YouTube channel. His brother Logan has about 400,000 subscribers and Casey has more than 500,000. She is of Pisces by her birth-sign.
As Carl was born in a Christian home, he had to serve a two-year mission term for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS). Only after its completion, he joined Idaho State University but later dropped out to pursue his own business. Being a funny guy, he was interested in making others laugh from the young age. But as he dropped out of the university, he wasn’t financially stable to even buy a laptop for himself.
Shay had to work in some menial jobs like bus driving to become financially stable. And as he earned enough from it, he brought a Dell laptop, help to enter in the world of YouTube. His friends also always encouraged him to make comedy videos as they thought that he was very good at it.
Shay Carl’s Girlfriend, Married
As Carl has become a successful YouTuber most of his fans are eager to know about his girlfriend or wife. However, Shay is a married man. That’s right! He married Colette Butler on 3rd of January 2003. Before they knew each other, they had a mutual friend who invited Shay to a local theatre where Colette played a character of a classy nightclub singer.
About a year later, Shay proposed to Colette but she rejected the proposal as she already had a boyfriend back then and was waiting for him to return from a trip abroad. After a lot of thinking, she finally accepted the proposal and they made it official. At present, the duo is blessed with five children, Daxon, Brock, Emmi, Princesstard, and Sontard.
Shay’s wife played a great role to make him a successful Vlogger. She is very supportive of her husband and with her support, Carl’s first YouTube Channel won 2009 Mashable’s Best YouTube Channel Award. Later in 2014, he again on the 4th Steamy Award ICON Award for the entrepreneurship category.
Besides, Shay Carl is active on social networking sites that include Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Similarly, he has more than 1 million followers on Instagram and over 27.2K on Twitter.
Net Worth of Shay Carl
Being a proud owner of three successful YouTube channel, Shay must be among the top richest YouTubers of his time. With all his hard work, he is said to have a net worth of about $25 million. In an interview with Forbes back in 2011, he said,
I am happy that I am making more money than I have ever made doing something that I actually love doing.
Besides the YouTube channels, he also owned a company, Maker Studios with his friends and fellow YouTubers. Later, he sold the company to The Walt Disney Company for $500 million on 24th March 2014.