Everyone loved watching Rob Dyrdek when he appeared on the reality TV show Rob & Big in 2006. It made him famous and established his career as an actor.
Dyrdek is also an entrepreneur and former skateboarder. He has starred in shows like Ridiculousness and Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory. For those who don’t know he is also the creator of the popular series Wild Grinders. In 2014, he was crowned as one of the top influential skateboarders.
As of 2023, Rob Dyrdek’s net worth is around $100 million. He is a very rich and ambitious man. To know more about his career and early life, you should read the below post.
Rob Stanley Dyrdek was born on the 28th of June, 1974. His birthplace is Kettering, Ohio. His parents’ names are Patty and Gene Dyrdek.
As a child, he was very much into skateboarding. He started practicing at the age of 11 and was supported by his mother. She took him to skateboard parks across the city.
His first real skateboard was a gift from Neil Blender, who is a pro skater. He was obsessed with becoming a professional skater. He practiced every day to improve his skills and got his first sponsorship at 12.
He became a pro skater, after receiving his first sponsorship. At 16, he started the brand Alien Workshop. He even quit school to follow his passion. He was completely focused on building his skateboarding career.
After some time, he founded a pro skateboarding competition called Street League Skateboarding. It soon became one of the most popular and lucrative skating competitions in history.
Over the years, Rob made a big name in the skating industry. But he became a millionaire after working with MTV. He made his television debut with the show Rob & Big in 2006. He showcased his skating skills on the show and gained nationwide recognition.
The reality show was all about Rob’s everyday life. They filmed him while practicing and performing stunts. His work on the show helped him break 21 world records in the Guinness book.
After Rob & Big got canceled, he was offered another show by MTV. His second show was Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory, and it started airing in 2009. The main theme involved Rob’s dream of building a skate factory. His last show with MTV was Ridiculousness, which was aired in 2014.
Later he entered the business world. Initially, he was not that successful, but today, he owns 18 companies.
Net Worth and Earnings
As a professional skateboarder, Rob earned a lot of money. However, the majority of his income is generated from his real estate business.
As per sources, his estimated net worth in 2023 is $100 million. He has reached this position with sheer hard work and dedication.
Rob Dyrdek is engaged to his girlfriend, Bryiana Noelle Flores. As far as we know Rob proposed to her at Disneyland. The couple got married soon after and share two beautiful children.