Jenna Nicole Mourey popularly known Jenna Marbles is one of America’s famous YouTuber, Vlogger, Comedian and actress whose net worth competes with those of other top Hollywood celebrities.
Jenna Marbles didn’t become a millionaire overnight, it took years of hard work for the YouTube star to garner millions of fans and followers. But before we plunge into details of how she continues to rake in millions each year, here’s a view of her early life.
Jenna Marbles Biography
Born on September 15, 1986, in Rochester, New York, Jenna and her only brother Devon Mourey grew up in the city on Lake Ontario with their parents – her father is a chemist whose achievements include several patents.
Marble graduated from Brighton High School in 2004 before moving to Boston to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, at Suffolk University. Not only that, she also obtained a Master of Education in Sports Psychology and Counseling at the Boston University.
Career Journey, YouTube
With her qualifications, Jenna Marbles was working with Barstool Sports, where she wrote for their female counterpart site StoolLaLa. Her total income was just enough to pay her $800 house rent in a three-bedroom apartment she shared with a roommate. Before discovering her cash haven, Marbles did other side jobs like bartending, working at a tanning salon, blogging, and go-go dancing at nightclubs.
The constant struggle to balance the book was all coming to an end when Marbles uploaded a video on YouTube in 2010 entitled How To Trick People Into Thinking You’re Good Looking – it became a sensational hit, garnering over 5.3 million views in the first week on air. Jenna Marbles probably didn’t expect the video to become a hit, but that was the stepping stone she needed to pursue a media career, bigtime!
Next, her video How To Avoid Talking To People You Don’t Want To Talk To was fancied by The New York Times and ABC News who featured it in their articles in August 2011. To be precise, the video had approximately 35 million views as of April 2017. In the video, Jenna Marbles bluntly quoted, “I’m sick and tired of guys thinking just because I showed up at a club or a dance or a bar, I want to have their genitalia touching my backside.” Currently, her videos have been collectively viewed more than 2.5 billion times.
Although she focuses on other media ventures including playing role in movies, making a weekly podcast with her boyfriend Julien Solomita, called The Jenna Julien Podcast, Jenna Marbles still uploads a new video to her YouTube channel every Wednesday or Thursday.
Jenna Marbles Net Worth
Speaking of money, this is the part you would not want to miss. YouTube stars make tons of cash and Jenna Marbles isn’t taking the back seat, she is reportedly making around $350,000 in one year. She also rakes in an undisclosed amount from a line of stuffed dog toys named and modelled after her real dogs in 2015. She created a product line for her official channel and in 2016, Marbles was chosen as the executive producer for the film Maximum Ride – another source cash flow.
All of these endeavours bring the beautiful Jenna Marbles’ net worth to $2.9 million
Jenna Marble has professionalized her business, making her mom who was previously unemployed, the CEO. She also employed a personal assistant and a business manager to help manage her fast-expanding business affairs.
She broke up with her ex Max Weisz in 2012 and is working and currently living with her boyfriend Julien Solomita. Both are gamers and have channels on Twitch.
Jenna Marbles resides in Santa Monica, California. She rented a 1.1 million dollar townhouse in the city and has since moved into the new house, although she has kept the exact location a secret.
Quick Facts about Jenna Marbles
Birth name: Jenna Nicole Mourey
Date of birth: September 15, 1986
Birth City: Rochester, New York, United States
Birth sign: Virgo
Education: Suffolk and Boston University
Profession: YouTuber, Vlogger, Actress, Comedian
Height: 165cm (5ft 6in)
Weight: 54 kg (119 lbs)
Body Measurements: N/A
Body type: Slim
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Blonde
Marital Status: Single
Net Worth: $2.9 million