Corey Harrison is a reality television personality from America who is also a businessman and is the co-owner of Las Vegas’s ‘World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop’. Harrison is best known to the star of the reality television series called ‘Pawn Stars’ on the History Channel. He is known by the nickname of “Big Hoss”. He started working when he was only nine years old. Let’s find out more about how much is Corey Harrison’s net worth in 2018.
Corey Harrison Early Life
Richard Corey “Big Hoss” Harrison was born on April 27, 1983, in Las Vegas, Nevada to his parents Rick Harrison and Kim Harrison. He is the grandson of Richard Benjamin Harrison and the brother of Jake Harrison and Adam Harrison.
He started working in the store of his father when he was only 9 years old.
Corey Harrison was married to Charlene Harrison, who was his girlfriend from high school. The couple divorced in 2015. In 2017, he got married to Kiki Harrison.
In 2010, Harrison underwent a gastric bypass surgery and dropped his weight to 250 pounds from 365 pounds. During that time, he made a lot of changes in his diet. In 2014, he was injured in a motorcycle accident and suffered a broken arm. He also sustained injuries on his foot and back.
Corey Harrison Career, Awards & Achievement
Corey Harrison began his career by getting employed in his father’s shop. He later went on to become the manager of the shop. He used to take care of the daily operations and the employees. He used to make the most purchases other than anyone in the shop.
In 2009, he became a cast member of the television show ‘Pawn Stars’ on the History Channel. He appeared on the show along with Austin “Chumlee” Russell, Richard “Old Man” Harrison, and Rick Harrison. He successfully appeared in 14 seasons of the series.
The show describes the daily activities of ‘World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop’. It became the highest rated show of the network and was the second most-watched reality show in 2009. The series also shows the interpersonal conflicts of the cast members.
It also had a spin-off series called ‘American Restoration’ and another spin-off ‘Counting Cars’ was telecasted in August 2012. The popularity of the show also went on to start other related shows like ‘Pawn Stars Australia’, ‘Pawnography’, ‘Pawn Stars UK’, and ‘Cajun Pawn Stars’.
Awards & Achievements
One of the biggest career achievements of Corey Harrison is to become a reality television star and successfully appear in the television show ‘Pawn Stars’. Although he has not won an award, he has also successfully become the manager of the shop ‘World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop’.
Net Worth of Corey Harrison
Corey Harrison has an estimated net worth of more than $5 million. This fortune comes by appearing in the television show ‘Pawn Stars’. He has also successfully appeared in many of its spin-off series. He began his career since he was only 9 nine years old and went on to become the manager of the shop. Part of his wealth also comes from his business and is the co-owner of ‘World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop’. He has also appeared in an episode of ‘iCurly’.
Corey Harrison has considered one of the most popular reality television stars the world. By having a bypass surgery and also by maintaining is strict diet regime, he lost a massive weight. He is also a successful businessman and still continues to work as a manager in his store. He has already appeared in a total of 507 episodes of ‘Pawn Stars’.