Jordan Maron is an American YouTube personality and video games developer. His interest in computer gaming started early in his career. His confidence in the field and his focused work made him a popular figure in his YouTube channel Captain Sparklez which has more than 9 million subscribers. Here is a quick summary of Jordan Maron’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Jordan Maron early life
Jordan Maron was born in Los Angeles, California on February, 10, 1992. In his early childhood his mother moved to Santa Barbara. His schooling was at Santa Barbara High School and thereafter he went to the University of California Santa Barbara. He switched from Chemical Engineering to computer science midway which too he left in his second year. In December 2011 he left education to pursue his career on YouTube.
Jordan Maron Career, Awards & Achievement
Jordan Maron started making videos on ‘ProsDontTalkShit’ channel on the game called ‘call of duty’ Later he created a channel called Captain Sparklez on which he uploaded content with a focus on popular game ‘Minecraft’. In 2016 he started another channel called ‘Maron Music’ where he promoted music producers and also his own music.
Jordan Maron also started a gaming company ‘XREAL’ with Howard Marks. Their first game by XREAL was ‘Fortress Fury’ released in May 2015. This game became an instant success over 1.5 million downloads in the first month itself. His video ‘Minecraft style’ has 40 million viewers. He is also known for ‘Fallen Kingdom’ series of four Minecraft music videos.
Awards and achievements:
Jordan Maron was nominated for the 8th annual Shorty Awards for gaming. Shorty Awards honours the best content of social media platform. Jordan Maron is best known for his channel called Captain Sparklez which also became his online pseudonym. He uploaded the videos of his ‘twitch live stream’ on this channel. His other channel called ‘Maron Music’ was his landmark achievement which showcases his own music and also music of other artists. His Vlog channel called ‘Jordan Maron’ started in Feb 2017 also become quite popular. His Minecraft music videos released in May 2017 with song ‘Rush over me’ by seven lions had a viewership of 1.7 million. Another video by Minecraft music for the song ‘We are the night’ featuring Sanjana Ghosh received 600000 views.
His XREAL mobile gaming franchise attracted a great fan base and boasts over a million downloads.
Jordan Maron received YouTube golden play button award for his major contribution to YouTube.
Net worth of Jordan Maron
Jordan Maron net worth is estimated as $7 million. His YouTube channel Captain Sparklez and many of his popular and games like Fortress Fury created millions of viewers and downloads creating revenue which contributed to his net worth. He has more than 9 million subscribers on YouTube. His video ‘Minecraft style’ has over 40 million views. All this income is enough for Jordan Maron to live a comfortable life of a celebrity. He has a $4.6 million mansion in the Hollywood hills. This is a 4100 sq. feet home with an incredible distant sunset view and has all the luxuries and amenities that one looks for in such a premium property.
Jordan Maron discovered his inclination for online social media early in his school and college days. He switched from chemical engineering to computer science and that also he left to pursue his career in YouTube in which he made a mark, not only in video games but also in music. He created a platform to spread his own music and that of other artists. His viewership reached millions and he became an online celebrity popularly known as Captain Sparklez with 91st position in the list of most subscribed channel on YouTube.
Jordan Maron successfully pursued his dreams with single minded devotion and hard work, is an inspiration to his fans worldwide.