Mitch Blaschke is a 30 years old self-trained American heavy equipment mechanic and actor who is known for the TV show ‘Gold Rush’ that airs on Discovery Channel. ‘Gold Rush’ is a reality show that follows groups of friends who have come together to compete in digging out treasures in Canada. Mitch is passionate about engines, and that earned him a chance in one of Hoffman’s crew. Get to read about his career, wife, and net worth in this article.
His career in the Gold Rush.
Mitch Blaschke is a fine mechanic who, at a very tender age of 14 had already started his career, working at a collision repair shop after school, just to pay for kart racing fee, one of the things he loves doing. After completing high school, he got a job at a firm that ran both towing and garage services.
It so happened that both Todd Hoffman and Jack, who were colleagues at the ‘Gold Rush show came to town for the two services ran by the firm Mitch worked for. Todd had just bought a new machine that Mitch hurled to the airport, on their way back to town, met Jack at the garage. Blaschke later drove the two gentlemen on the legendary 400 to the airport and stayed with them throughout all the control. They admired his prowess around engines and recruited him to their gig.
Being so talented with engines, joining ‘Gold Rush’ in season 3 in Quartz’s claim, working the mechanic for the Hoofman’s crew was one great experience for Mitch. His impact was immediately felt by the crew after they succeded to mine a record-breaking quantity of gold, 803 ounce that was worth 1.28M. He stayed with Hoofman’s crew for season 4 that was in Guyana, QOD claim, and later moved to Parker’s crew, a new team that broke and set a new record of 1029 ounce of gold, equivalent to $1.4M.
Mitch Loves Driving.
Other than being a fine mechanic, Mitch loves driving. He jumps into anything that has an engine without a second thought. He rides dirt bikes, motorbikes, squads even snowmobiles. This risky hobby has turned both sides of the coin to him, the fun and the pain. Gold Rush Mitch Blaschke had been involved in a bad accident that saw him miss the better part of the TV show when he was jet boating.
Mitch Blaschke Salary and Net Worth.
Gold Rush Mitch Blaschke reportedly earns $25, 000 per episode of the TV show, that’s equivalent to 100,000 per season. Mitch Blaschke’s net worth is estimated to be $200, 000. He has however established his position in the crew, so as long as the show continues, his net worth will continue to grow.
Who is Mitch Blaschke’s wife?
On July 23rd, 2016, Mitch got married to Hailey, his long time girlfriend whom it is reported to have been his date for seven years. He is happily married and loves to show it off, recently, he took it to Facebook with a post about their anniversary, indicating how happy he is for marrying the love of his life. October last year, the two were blessed with a baby girl, Mia Lou. As usual, Mitch took it to social media even before the baby was born. When it came to pass, his timeline was very happy and active. The family resides in the Oregon State, near Portland.
Wiki and other facts.
31 years old.
Date of Birth
4th December 1989
Place of Birth
Eagle Creek, Oregon, USA.
Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Foremen and Actor
$ 200, 000
Mitch Blaschke was born on Dember 4th 1989 in Eagle Creek in Oregon, US. Details about his parents or siblings are not available. Mitch is one person who loves life and lives it I full. He is also passionate about the motor that he got exposed to a tender age and later advanced it to a career, and later landed him to TV, doing what he does best with the motor. He got married to the love of her life and they have a daughter. A look to his social media, Mitch has a verified account on Instagram with over 44, 000 followers. He posts about his family, daughter, and wife and mostly about the heavy machines he loves to get his hands dirty on.