Markiplier Net Worth Biography

Mark Edward Fischbach, known online as Markiplier, is an American YouTuber. Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, he began his career in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is currently based in Los Angeles, California.

Markiplier Net Worth Biography
Markiplier Net Worth Biography

Markiplier Net Worth

Net Worth: $35 Million
Date of Birth: Jun 28, 1989 (33 years old)
Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.
Gender: Male
Profession: YouTuber, podcaster

Early Life

Mark Edward Fischbach was born on the 28th of June, 1989, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Fischbach’s father is of German descent who served in the U.S military where he met Fischbach’s mother who is of Korean descent. After his birth, his family moved to Cincinnati, Ohio. He attended Milford High School where he was a member of the school’s marching band, playing the trumpet.

Personal Life

In June 2018, Markiplier’s step-niece, 19-year-old Miranda Cracraft, died in a car accident. He created a GoFundMe campaign to cover the funeral costs and raised more than $79,000. Markiplier has taken part in numerous charity fundraisers and livestreams, and in 2017, “Forbes” magazine reported that these events had raised approximately $3 million. In March 2018, he put his  “Tasteful Nudes” Charity Calendar on sale for 48 hours and raised $500,000 for the Cancer Research Institute. Markiplier has described himself as a liberal, and he supports stricter gun control laws, universal health care, and LGBT rights. In 2020, he spoke out against the murder of George Floyd.

Awards and Nominations

Markiplier has been nominated for several Streamy Awards, winning the Purpose Award for Social Good – Creator in 2019 and the Scripted Series award for “A Heist with Markiplier” in 2020. He was named Celebrity of the Year at the 2016 Make-A-Wish Foundation Award Ceremony, and he received the Oliver R. Grace Award for Distinguished Service in Advancing Cancer Research from the Cancer Research Institute in 2020. Markiplier won a Diamond Creator Award/YouTube Creator Reward at the 2016 YouTube Creator Awards, and he earned a Golden Joystick Award for Best Streamer/Broadcaster in 2017. He has also received nominations from the Kids’ Choice Awards (Favorite Funny YouTube Creator, 2018), Shorty Awards (Creator of the Decade, 2018), and The Game Awards (Trending Gamer, 2015).

Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights of Markiplier’s career:

  • He has over 23 Million Subscribers on YouTube
  • His channel also has more than 10 billion views and is in the Top 100 most subscribed channels on YouTube
  • As a philanthropist, Markiplier has helped raise over $900,000

Career 

Markiplier first joined a video-sharing website creating a channel titled ‘Markiplier’ in 2012. He started off with a playthrough of the video game ‘Amnesia: The Dark Descent’ and then went on with much other game series like ‘Dead Space’ and ‘Penumbra’. His new channel, titled ‘MarkiplierGAME’, as of today is counted among the most popular channels of YouTube. He collaborated with YouTube channel ‘Cyndago’ which was created by fellow YouTubers Daniel Kyre and Ryan Magee in December 2012 and later joined by Matt Watson from Maker Studios. ‘MarkiplierGAME’ became hugely popular and by October 2015 his channel has garnered 10 million subscribers. Throughout his career, he has collaborated with many including fellow YouTubers like PewDiePie, Jacksepticeye and LordMinion777; and celebrities like Jimmy Kimmel and Jack Black. He also delved into acting with Alex Winter directed the American science fiction comedy film ‘Smosh: The Movie’ and other television and web series like ‘Table Flip’, ‘Grumpcade’ and ‘Gamer’s Guide to Pretty Much Everything’.

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