When reality show Pawn Stars first aired in 2009 it was Chumlee that proved to be the standout star of the reality show. While he may have been the butt of his castmates’ jibes, fans couldn’t get enough of him. And it would seem that Chumlee’s net worth is certainly no joke.
Chumlee – real name Austin Lee Russell – was born in Henderson, Nevada, on September 8, 1982. He acquired his nickname around the age of 12, when a friend’s father remarked that he resembled the walrus Chumley from the TV cartoon Tennessee Tuxedo. The name stuck, and has since become known around the world.