Is Parker Schnabel married? No, he isn’t. He is single when his relationship status is considered. Schnabel has earlier dated Ashley Yule who was seen in his reality show, Gold Rush in its 25 episodes. The couple was having a wonderful life together since they met in Australia for the first time. They were supposed to be thinking about starting their conjugal life but broke up before making an official announcement regarding their marriage. During an interview in January 2017 with Q/A, Schnabel stated that he has not thought of getting married and also quoted Ashley as his wife.
Despite having such deep affection and love with each other, the duo split in 2018. The news came out on 18th March 2018 where Parker was the reason behind the separation as he was not able to give enough time to Ashley. He revealed that he became a failure to prioritize Ashley when she was in need. Scroll down to explore more interesting fact about Parker’s wiki and personal facts:
Who is Parker Schnabel?
Parker Schnabel also nicknamed as ‘The Young Master’ is an American television personality known for being an avid and outdoorsman. He is widely noted for being part of the Discovery Channel’s Gold Rush reality show. The young television reality star was born on July 22, 1994, which makes Parker Schnabel age be 26 years old as of 2020. Most of his information can be grabbed on the internet although his Wikipedia is not yet provided. This article is prepared for recovering the absence of Parker’s Wikipedia profile and answering some curious questions regarding him.
Early Life and Education
The American reality star was born in 1994 and his place of birth is in Haines, Alaska, the United States of America. He spent his childhood days with his family in his hometown.
Talking about Parker Schnabel’s family, he was born to father Roger Schnabel and mother Nancy Schnabel. Regarding their profession, Parker’s father is a renowned mine owner. It was his mother who encouraged Parker to join his dad’s mine business. Further, he has a brother named Payson Schnabel and has no sister in his life. Because of his parents’ mining business, he became familiar with mining from a young age. His role model is considered to be his grandfather named John Schnabel better known for being the founder of Big Nugget Mine. Parker’s grandfather died on March 18, 2016.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of 16, Parker converted his passion for mining into his career. At first, he became responsible for looking after the daily operations of Schnabel family mine at Big Nugget. He was given the task to lead the people who were mostly double his actual age and successfully he proved to be a capable leader. It was the sign that he possesses the qualities to become one of the world’s best miners.
Parker was not so popular until he appeared in the screens of the reality show entitled Gold Rush airing on the Discovery Channel. In the second season of the show, he found 34 oz (960 g) worth $55,000 and on the third season, he returned back with larger and advanced technology to the Big Nugget Mine site and mined gold about 191oz worth a quarter-million-dollar.
With his crew, Parker mined 836 ounces by the end of the fourth season and continued mining with Rick and made additional gold of 193 ounces. He impressed everybody by mining 1029 oz of gold in total. In total, he made the gold worth $1.4 million and made the record by breaking Todd Hoffman’s single-season record of mining 803 oz.
In the fifth season of the reality show, Parker remained close to $3 million by mining 2,538 ounces. In the following season, he mined 3,372 ounces of gold worth about $3.5 million. The seventh season of the reality show was premiered on October 14, 2016. Improving his performances, Parker being accompanied by his crew made 4300 ounces worth more than 5 million dollars.
Schnabel has maintained top-notch professionalism and grabbed a huge achievement in this young phase of his life. His hard work is the outcome of the motivation and effort made by his family members.
Moving to his personal life, Parker Schnabel is not married yet. His sexual orientation is straight which can be proved from his past relationship with a beautiful lady named Ashley Yule. Before that, Parker was even speculated to be gay but the rumors proved to be wrong after his relationship news came out. The couple met in Australia for the first time. Everything was going fine but Parker was unable to allocate time for his love and neglected to give her some special priority. They split this year and Parker himself revealed the reason for the separation. We wish the couple could resolve the problem between them and patch up their relationship.
Schnabel stands at a height of 5 feet and 9 inches (1.75 meters) and weighs about 75 kilograms. The miner is physically as well as mentally extremely fit. His hair is of dark brown whereas Parker’s eye is brown in color. We can assume that the young reality star follows his diet, nutrition and workout routines regularly.
Salary and Net worth
Parker Schnabel has an estimated net worth of 2 million dollars whereas his father Roger has amassed a net worth amounting to 8 million. The mining business has proven to be fruitful for the family whereas Parker has extended his career over the television world as well. As per some wiki sites, Parker receives 25,000 dollars per episode which makes him earn 500,000 dollars in a year.
Wiki and Facts
Parker Schnabel’s bio is not prepared in Wikipedia as of now but is available on most of the popular celebrity websites including IMDb. He has understood the importance of social media as a reality star and therefore has made a strong appearance on those social networking sites. His official Facebook page is reachable @Parker-Schnabel whereas his Instagram account is available @goldrushparker. Join Parker on Twitter @goldrush_parker. He has amassed over 199k, 219k and 824k followers on his Twitter, Instagram and Facebook profile respectively.