Donald Trump Jr. is an American businessman who is the oldest son of the 45th U.S. President, Donald Trump. He is also a former reality television personality. He has been following the footstep of his father, grandfather, and great-grandmother by becoming an entrepreneur, making him a fourth generation businessman. During the presidential campaigns, he campaigned for his father. Now let’s have a close look Donald Trump Jr. net worth in 2018.
Donald Trump Jr. Early Life
Donald John Trump Jr. was born in New York City, New York on December 31, 1977. He is the son of Ivana Trump. His siblings include Eric and Ivanka. He has also got two half-siblings named Tiffany and Barron Trump.
He went to The Hill School and has also attended the Buckley School. Trump Jr. has earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
In November 2005, Donald Trump Jr. married Vanessa Kay Haydon. The couple has got five children named Kai Madison, Tristan Milos, Donald Trump III, Chloe Sophia, and Spencer Frederick Trump. In Aspen, he used to live in a truck, skied, fished and did hunting.
He has been involved in a controversy when he was on a hunting trip in Africa. He has also hunted prairie dogs in Montana. He was further involved in controversy when he compared refugees to Skittles in a photograph. Trump Jr. also sparked controversy when he retweeted the remarks of Kevin B. MacDonald.
Donald Trump Jr. Career, Awards & Achievement
Donald Trump Jr. took his first job when he was 13 years old. He used to work as a dock attendant at the Trump Castle. After completing his graduation in 2000, he worked as a bartender in Aspen Colorado for a year. A year later, he began working with the Trump Organisation. He later became the vice president of the organisation.
He has administered various building projects like Trump Park Avenue, Trump International Hotel and Tower, and 40 Wall Street. From 2005 to 2015, Trump Jr. has also assisted his father in the reality television show called ‘The Apprentice’.
In January 2017, after Donald Trump became the President of the United States, Trump Jr. and his brother Eric started to oversee the assets of the Trump Organisation. Additionally, Trump Jr. also serves on the Board of Directors of Operation Smile, which is a charity with facial deformities.
He has campaigned for his father in the 2016 US Presidential campaigns. He also campaigned for Greg Gianforte in April 2017. Trump Jr. was rumoured to have met Russian delegate in 2016, which later on sparked criticism. He has also been involved in various other activities and has criticised the Mayor of London for the Westminster attack of 2017.
Awards & Achievements
One of the biggest career achievements of Donald Trump Jr. is to be a successful businessman. He has not won an award in his career and was the host of the business show called the 21st Century Television.
Net Worth of Donald Trump Jr.
Donald Trump Jr. has got an estimated net worth of over $330 million. He inherited this fortune by becoming a part of the Trump Organisation. He started his first job at the age of 13 years old and has been very successful in managing his father’s affairs. There can be a huge increase in his net worth, as he is one of the heirs of his father’s wealth who is a billionaire. He oversees various projects in India, Las Vegas, Chicago, and Scotland.
Donald Trump Jr. is renowned as one of the most popular businessmen in the United States. He is also very much active on Twitter and has been vocal on several issues. He formally held his father’s empire along with his brother Eric after his father was sworn in as the 45th United States President.