Got the fame from Gold Rush, Jim Thurber has a net worth of $350 thousand. Check out his wiki, family background from son, daughter to earning details in 2017. Jim Thurber is a popular personality from the Discovery Channel’s who appeared in Gold Rush. He is the most hard-working and dedicated member of Hoffman Crew. His job is finding out the precious metal on that show. Jim Thurber is originally a fisherman and a retired sheet metal worker. He is in this business for thirty years. He was there before joining the Hoffman Crew for gold mines; he left the sheet worker’s job to join the show.
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Jim was graduated from high school on 1978 but his career choice was quite different from others. He became the star of 48 xxx films and then he worked as the caterer of the Discovery show. He was there the master of the sandwich maker and has invented a special chicken sandwich recipe with 17 herbs and special spices. He is the winner of three AVN Awards and one is for “Best Moustache Ride” as he is really very popular for his noticeable mustache on the Discovery channel show. Jim has the responsibility of safety management of the Hoffman crews, he is the safety manager of the camp and a quick learner and too much hard working. He saves the workers at extremely dangerous places, which are surrounded by grizzly bears.
Initially, he did not have any knowledge about gold mining; it was his dedication that in last few seasons he learned that and became the indispensable part of the gold mining team. It is by last five series of the show. Jim is in the show from the first season when the show started as “Gold Rush: Alaska” and by featured 6 hard working men who lost their job due to the recession. This show was a sound platform to boost up the wealth of these guys. Jim has made $350 thousand from his TV career of the show. Jim is the proud father of his son and daughter. His son Nathan is a Business Information System graduate from Oregon State University and his daughter Breanna is from Medical background. He is also associated with the organisation “Home” and also a successful motorcycle racer