Edgar Hansen was interested in fishing since his childhood. Hansen began fishing at the age of 18 as the cook of Ship, where he worked under his brother, Sig Hansen
Hansen appeared in the 2005 hit TV series, Deadliest Catch, His diligent performance appreciated by millions of people which led her to appear in the TV program After the Catch, which received a good review. In 2015, it was declared that Edgar had a Degenerative spine.
In concern to his personal life, Edgar Hansen married his girlfriend, Louise Hansen after dating a year. From their relation, the couple gave birth to a daughter, Stefanie, and Sons, Erik & Logan. Currently, the couple is living their life happily without having any possibilities of divorce.
Through his career, Edgar Hansen earns a tremendous salary and his net worth as of 2017 is around $700 thousand.