Rick Ness is a leading star of Gold Rush show has huge net worth in 2018. Find out his wiki from age, height, salary, girlfriend/wife, college and family detail. Rick Ness has risen to eminence after being cast on the Gold Rush show which is aired on Discovery Channel. Rick Ness never thought he would become a gold miner when he was just playing football in his college. Sometimes, destiny plays a shrewd game and turns one’s life upside down. While he was dreaming about a successful career in football, he got injured. His head injury forced him to stop playing. Undoubtedly, Rick was shattered but he didn’t give up. He found his new love and it was music. Rick Ness started learning upright bass. This gave him a chance to be a part of a music band called .357 Stringband. They have traveled many places and also released three albums.
|Full Name||Rick Ness|
|Birth Date||March 05, 1981|
|Height||5.9 feet / 1.79 m|
|Net Worth||$500 Thousand|
|Source of Income||Gold Miner|
During a musical tour to Alaska, Rick met Parker Schnabel who is one of the cast members of Gold Rush and showed his intention to work with him. 9 months later, he finally received a call from Schnabel and went to Alaska for gold mining. Rick abruptly joined in the 3rd season of the show despite having no first hand mining experience. However, since he had worked with heavy machinery and loved adventure, he became a pro-excavator. He also operates rock truck and heavy machines like Dozer and loader.
One of the interesting fact about Rick is that he used to play football during his college day.
Height and Age of Rick Ness:
Rick Ness was born in Milwaukee on March 5, 1981. He is 37 years old and have gained a huge success through gold mining. He has also been promoted to a team leader and led the crew to Indian River for a gold mining operation. Here he proved himself again and excavated 1250 oz. of gold. Rick is about 1.79 m tall.
Rick Ness is one of the most popular faces from Gold Rush show. He has his huge number of followers on social media. According to reports, he earns very well from the show. His current estimated net worth is $400 thousand.
Rick Ness’s Family
Nothing much is revealed about his family. His grandfather had a construction business where Rick learned to use heavy machines. This experience made his journey smoother as a gold miner.