How much is Joey Chestnut's net worth in 2022? Here is all you need to know about the world's most world record holder.

Joey Chestnut’s net worth in 2023? Here is all you need to know about the world’s most world record holder.

Joy Chestnut is an American competitive eater currently resides in Westfield, Indiana. As of October 2023, Joey Chestnut’s net worth is around 4 million USD. Joe has more than 50 world records and once he featured on MrBeast video also.

Let’s peep into Joe Chestnut biography, relationships and interesting facts about his lifestyle.

In writing this article, we have referred to sources from,,,, Wikipedia, and YouTube. Keep reading to find out more.

Key takeaways

  • Joey Chestnut’s net worth is estimated at 4 million USD.
  • As of 2023, Joey Chestnut holds more than 50 world records, including 44 eating records.
  • Joey Chestnut is considered the most competitive eater in the world. 
  • Yet Joey is a single man.
Matt Stonie with Joey Chestnut & Pat Bertoletti. 2011 Deep-Fried Asparagus Eating Championship,

How much is Joe Chestnut’s net worth now?

Joey Chestnut is an American competitive eater by profession. He has a 4 million USD net worth as of 2023. He has earned this money by winning prizes at eating competitions and endorsing brands. Surprisingly, Joey has earned only 0.2 million USD as prize money. 

Currently, Joey represents 11 different kinds of brands. Companies such as HoostersHostess, Chestnut, and Coney Island IPA keep brand deals with Joey. Endorsing brands has become his major stream of income. He has earned over 5 million USD from brand endorsements. 

In addition, he runs an official online store that sells various types of sauces, dips, and mustard. Also, he has a YouTube channel with 270 000 subscribers. He receives a monthly salary of over 23 000 USD from his job. 

Where would he start his journey? Let’s find out next.

Joey Chestnut Biography and early life.

Joseph Christian Chestnut was born in Vallejo, California, on November 25, 1983. He is a Christian by birth.

Know asJoey Chesnut
Real nameJoseph Christian Chestnut
Birthday25th of November 1983
BirthplaceVallejo, Califonia, USA
Height6 Feet 1 Inch
OccupationCompetitive Eater, YouTuber, Construction Engineer

Joey had his school education at Vallejo High School. Then he attended San Jose State University to earn a degree in engineering. During his time in college, Joey did some experiments with eating large amounts of food. As a result, in 2005, he took part in a lobster-eating contest in Reno. 

Joey didn’t find competitive eating. It found him.

Although he is qualified as a construction engineer, he enjoys being a competitive eater.   

I have the greatest job in the world, and my life revolves around my love for food-particularly devouring hot dogs.

Joey Chestnut

In the next part, let’s peep into his love life beyond his love for food.

Joey Chesnut

Family and relationships

Merlin Chestnut and Alicia Chestnut were Joey’s parents. Joey has 5 siblings; three brothers and two sisters.

As per available sources, currently Joey is single. Previously, he had a long-time relationship with Neslie Ricasa. Joey proposed to her just before he won his eighth Mustard Belt. However, they broke up in early 2015, before the scheduled wedding date. 

“I loose now and then. I get lazy. And sometimes I work just hard enough to win.”

Joey Chestnut

What has he achieved by working hard? Let’s read the next section.  

World records earned by Joey Chestnut

As of November 2022, Joey Chestnut holds 55 world records. And 44 of them are eating records. He is ranked as the world’s best competitive eater by Major League Eating.

“Joey Chestnut is the world’s greatest eater. This is not an opinion but a statement of fact.”

He has set many records in competitions for eating hot dogs, shrimp, and beef. Joey earned the Mustard Belt 15 times in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contests. He earned his 15th title in July 2022. Further, he has made some records by consuming various food items. 

Does he available on social media? The next section is all about it.

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Social media contacts

Joey Chestnut is available on social media platforms such as YouTubeInstagram, and Twitter. In addition, he has a personal website and an online sauce store

What kind of content does he create? Let’s have an idea.

Videos of World Records

The most-viewed video on his YouTube channel had 8.2 million views by November 2022. This video was uploaded on March 6, 2020. This video is about the biggest amount of Macs ever eaten by an individual. Joey ate 32 Big Macs in 38 minutes and 15 seconds.

Joey Chestnut renewed the record for most popcorn eaten in eight minutes on August 24, 2022. That was his latest world record video, which was recorded at Indianapolis’s Victory field. Joey ate 32 popcorn servings weighing 24 ounces each to make this world record. It was broadcast live by a local TV station in Indiana. 

Tony Michael held the previous record for the most popcorn eaten. Tony ate 28.5 servings of popcorn in eight minutes. Joey consumed 29 servings of popcorn in 5 minutes. 

 “Every time you learn, you can do something, you can go a little bit faster next time.”

Joey Chestnut


Joey Chestnut‘s net worth is around 4 million USD. Mainly, he earns money by endorsing brands. As of November 2022, Joey Chestnut holds 55 world records. According to Major League Eating, he is the best competitive eater in the world by 2023.

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What is the net worth of Joey Chestnut?

By 2023, Joey Chestnut’s net worth is estimated at 4 million USD.

What is the weight of Joey Chestnut?

His weight is 104 kilograms. 

Who is Joey Chestnut’s wife?

Joey Chestnut isn’t married to anyone, as per the available sources. 

How old is Joey Chestnut?

He is 39 years now.

How many hotdogs can Joey Chestnut eat?

Joey Chestnut ate 63 hotdogs in 10 minutes at Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating competition in 2023.

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