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Full NameWil Willis
First NameWil
Last NameWillis
ProfessionTelevision Personality
Birth CountryPortugal
Father NameJakob Willis
Father ProfessionMilitary Officer
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseKrystle Amina
No Of Children2
FilmographyForged In Fire
Height180 cm
Weight80 kg
Networth$500 k
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Date of BirthFebruary 14,1975
Age45 years
Married DateOctober 11,2017

What Is The Net Worth of Television personality Will Willis?

Wil Willis is an American actor and writer who has a net worth of $500,000 as per Celebrity Net Worth, while other online sources claim that Willis is worth $1 million. 

The celebrity is widely renowned for Forged in Fire, Special Ops Mission and Triggers: Weapons That Changed the World. Willis previously served the country as Air Force Military for over a half-decade. Let's discuss his career with his annual earnings and net worth up till this time.

Know About Wil Willis’ Career, Earnings, and Salary

Wil Willis started his professional career as a military officer at the Army’s 3rd Ranger Battalion in October 1993. He worked with the Battalion as an active-duty officer until February 1998.

Wil Willis during his days at Military
Wil Willis during his days at Military

Willis then was transferred as Air Force Pararescueman in active duty from June 1998. He performed as pararescueman for almost nine years and left in March 2007. 

He was included in reserved duty for a year with the Air Force from August 2008. He had an annual salary of over $37,896 when he served in military according to a few sources.

Career in Television

After leaving the military life, Willis tried on television and got a job in then Military Channel and now American Heroes Channel reality series Special Ops Mission in 2009. In the show, Wil Willis performed each specific operation mission given by Tom Minder, U.S. Marine Corps Master Sergeant or U.S. Army Sergeant Matt Anderson. The show aired six episodes until it concluded in the same year.

In 2011, Wil Willis was hired for American television series Triggers: Weapons That Changed the World. The program shows Willis testing varieties of weapons from muskets to rocket-propelled grenades with their historical significance. The series broadcasted two seasons and twelve episodes. 

Moreover, Willis was cast as the presenter for the History Channel reality show Forged In Fire. The program started airing in June 22, 2015. The judges for the show are J. Neilson, David Baker, Doug Marcaida, and Ben Abbott

In each episode, four bladesmiths forge a blade which competes in three eliminations round and ultimately chooses a winner. The winner is given a prize money of $10,000 and the championship title. 

Charity Works

Talking about his charity works, he may have done charity works beyond media coverage but no information is available.

Tax Payments

A person with a net worth of $1 million pays a federal tax of $331,250 where 33.12% is an effective tax rate. Moreover, $29,661 is paid as the Federal Insurance Contribution Act. So, if Willis’ net worth is $1 million, he must have paid a similar income tax.

Assets: House, Cars, and Lifestyle

Wil Willis lives in California with his wife and children but no information about his house is available. 

Willis owns a black American muscle car and a Triumph Thruxton worth $21,500.

Wil Willis' Early Life (Wiki)

Wil Willis was born on February 14, 1975, in a Military base camp in Portugal. He was born to a military family. He grew up in military bases until his father Jakob Willis retired in 1991. As for siblings, he has two brothers and two sisters. 

He belongs to American nationality and white by ethnicity. After his father’s retirement, his family moved to Los Angeles. Willis completed his high school in 1993. Following the completion of his formal education, he joined the military.

Personal Life: Wife and Children

Wil Willis married his longtime girlfriend Krystle Amina on October 11, 2017. The couple got engaged on March 24, 2017. Willis shares a lot of pictures of his wife showing love on his Instagram.

Amina gave birth to her elder son on February 23, 1998. After two years, the family welcomed their second child, a son, on January 15, 2001. The family lives a happy and harmonious life in Los Angeles. 

Wil Willis hugged by sons and wife
Wil Willis hugged by sons and wife

Willis is an adventurous person and many people call him Swiss Knife for his exceptional handling of weapons like knives and blade. In addition, he owns a lot of ammunition such as a Beretta M9 Pistol, and SR-25 semi-auto sniper.

Age & Height

Age: Wil Willis is 44 years old.

Height: He stands tall at 5 feet 11 inches or 1.80 meters.

Updated On Thu Mar 19 2020 Published On Tue Sep 10 2019 By Greece