Arin Hanson is an American Internet personality, pseudonym Egoraptor, cartoonist, comedian, animator, voice actor, songwriter, and rapper. Similarly, he is also known for co-starring in the YouTube Let's Play web series Game Grumps.
Early Life & Education
Arin Hanson was born in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA. He is the younger brother of Nate Hanson who is an aviator. His father, Llyod Hanson is a musician who plays accordion guitar and keyboard. He also has his website where he writes about his life as a member of Hanson family and as a musician.
Hanson’s mother, Maurette Hanson runs the charity Healing Horse Therapy Centre. The center uses equine-assisted techniques to heal those people who are suffered from emotional, physical and mental traumas, especially sexual trauma.
Beginning of His YouTube Career & Success as a Professional
Arin Hanson is a famous YouTuber just like Paul Darbos, who went to Wellington High School, but even after two years, he wasn’t able to complete his education because the school authority refused to allow him to continue his education on the grounds that he had moved.
Later, he started pursuing his voice acting career over education, with the support of his mother and moved to Los Angeles.
In 2012, Hanson’s popularity started rising. He teamed up with another YouTuber Jon Jafari and they together co-hosted a video game based web series Game Grumps. Eventually, the two started to help and advice each other outside of Game Grumps.
Hanson even appeared on Jafari’s web-show Jontron as a guest. By 2013, the duo started being more popular. Some of the famous episodes of their series were, ‘PokeAwesome: Getting A Gym Badge’ and ‘PokeAwesome: Just a Pokemon Battle.’
As the show popularly grew, Arin produced a brand new show under the Game Grumps ‘Steam Train,’ which was hosted by Ross O’Donocan and Dan Avidan. With time, this show became as popular as Game Grumps. Arin’s personal YouTube channel has over two million subscribers and the Game Grumps channel totaled over two million subscribers within three years.
Is He Married? Who Is His wife?
Arin Hanson have been married to his wife for six years now. He started dating Suzy Berhow back in 2009. After two years of dating, the couple tied the knot in 2011.
Suzy is an American TV personality. Arin currently lives with his wife in Glendale, California.
Net Worth, Salary, & His Earning From YouTube
Just like other rich YouTubers, Casey Neistat and Tati Westbrook, his net worth in 2018 is around $7 million. His estimated net worth back in 2016 was $600,000, as of 2016. His earnings and wealth seem to be increasing every year.
Their channel had already over 3.7 million subscribers until the end of 2016 and had over 2.6 billion views since the start. In a single day, the channel receives 3 million views from different sources. The views generate revenue of around $4,500 per day from the ads on YouTube.
As per the latest data from Social Blade, the Game Grumps channel earns over $17.4K -$278.9K every month and their estimated yearly earnings are $209.1K - $3.3M. He makes his profit from all his diverse passions that he is successful in converting into work. He has been an inspiration to those who are willing to take their hobbies for work.