Danny Koker aka The Count is a car restoration expert, entrepreneur, and reality television star known mostly for being a main character on History channel’s Counting Cars and more recently on Car Masters: Rust to Riches filmed by Netflix. Counting Cars show started in 2012 and during the years of its success his wealth and popularity only grew. As of 2020. Danny Koker’s net worth is estimated to be $13.2 million. Check out also how rich Horny Mike, Doug DeMuro, and Mo Vlogs are.
Danny was born January 5, 1964 in Cleveland, Ohio but he grew up in Detroit, Michigan. He learned how to fix cars and started his own repair and restoration business way before he made it to the television screen. The rest of his regular crew were Horny Mike, Kevim, and Scott.
In 2012, History channel launched Counting Cars in a way as a spin-off to Pawn Stars where Koker previously appeared many times as a car expert. He operates Count’s Kustoms in Las Vegas, Nevada and does way more than just a simple restoration. He modifies them and customizes the design into unique pieces.
As Counting Cars took a break in 2018, Koker immediately got himself a new offer. He is now main man on Car Masters: Rust to Riches by Netflix. His company in this show bears a new name Gotham Garage but his craftsmanship attracts a lot of buyers still.
Wife and family
Danny keeps a lot from his personal life mostly for himself. But here is what we know. He is married to a beautiful woman named Korie. This long-haired redhead is his wife for a long time. They were married even before his television fame.
Danny Koker net worth increases over the last years
- 2017: $12 million
- 2018: $12.5 million
- 2019: $13 million
- 2020: $13.2 million
Sources of income, salary
Koker’s income originates from two main sources. First is the money he receives from buyers of the cars he flips. And depending on how rare and uniquely restored the vehicle is, this could be a very large sum. Secondly, he is paid by companies producing the shows he appears in. That was mainly History in the past but in 2019 and 2020, he is also part of Netflix’s reality show portfolio.
While Danny and main concept of the show remained, the business now carries a new name – Gotham Garage – and he also has a new crew. There is hot mechanic Constanze Nunes, salesman Shawn, Tony, and Michael. Although there were some close calls on the new series, team always came out on top and increased its net worth. We can’t wait for the third season.