Ian Hecox
Ian Hecox
Celebrated Name: Ian Hecox
Real Name/Full Name: Ian Hecox
Gender: Male
Age: 36 years old
Birth Date: 30 November 1987
Birth Place: Sacramento, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.73 m
Weight: 67 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): No
Children: No
Profession: Co-founder of the online comedy enterprise Smosh
Net Worth in 2024: $18 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Ian Hecox is a famous American YouTuber, actor, director, and producer. He is the co-founder of the hit YouTube channel Smosh which he started with his friend Anthony Padilla. Ian Hecox creates funny videos and uploads them on his channel. Currently, his channel Smosh is the fourth most subscribed channel on YouTube, with nearly 22 million subscribers.

Maybe you know about Ian Hecox very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Ian Hecox’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Ian Hecox was born as Ian Andrew Hecox on 30th November 1987 in California, USA. His parents are Sharon Hecox and Stephan Andrew Hecox. They have both appeared in videos of the Smosh Channel. Ian also has a sister named Melissa Hecox.

Ian completed his high school graduation from Del Campo High School. This is where he met his future Smosh partner Anthony Padilla. They both were together in a science class in 6th grade.

Ian and Anthony started uploading funny videos on YouTube, which led to the birth of the now famous Smosh Channel.

Later on, Ian went to American River College but dropped out to expand the Smosh channel and also to open new YouTube channels like Smosh 2nd Channel, Smosh games, and so on.

Personal Life

Ian Hecox has been in a relationship with Melanie Moat, who is a former YouTuber. She has her own channel named Mostly Melanie. After their breakup in 2014, Ian became romantically involved with Pamela Horton, who is a model.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 30 November 1987, Ian Hecox is 36 years old as of today’s date 19th June 2024. His height is 1.73 m tall, and his weight is 67 kg.


Ian Hecox and his friend Anthony Padilla started a website named Smosh.com when they were in their teens. They uploaded funny videos on the site, which was shared by their many school friends. Some of their videos found their way on the new and upcoming website YouTube.

I see the growing popularity of their videos on YouTube, Ian and Anthony started their channel Smosh on YouTube. To date, they have uploaded hundreds of videos and gained an enormous subscription base of 22 million subscribers.

Inspired by the success of their original channel, Ian and his friend launched many more channels like Smosh games, Smosh pit, Elsmosh, and Smosh France. Each channel has a regular upload schedule of various shows.

Ian has also been part of movies like Smosh: The Movie and Ghostmates (released on YouTube). Ian has given his voice in the animated movie The angry bird’s movie.

The Smosh team has also created an android app called iShut Up App and another app to access Smosh videos.

In 2017 Ian’s partner Anthony Padilla left Smosh to pursue an independent career on YouTube, leaving Ian, the sole owner of the popular channel.

Awards & Achievements

Ian Hecox has received various awards and accolades along with his Smosh team.

The Smosh team has been nominated for various Streamy awards, Teen choice awards, Annual shorty awards, Webby awards, and social star awards.

Ian Hecox first won the YouTube award with his team in 2006 in the comedy category. In 2013 the Smosh team won the Social star award. 2014 saw them winning two more awards, Streamy award, and shorty award. They also won the Webby award in 2016. Recently they have won two Streamy awards in the Live and Gaming category.

Net Worth & Salary of Ian Hecox in 2024

Ian Hecox Net Worth
Ian Hecox Net Worth

As of June 2024, Ian Hecox has a net worth of $18 million, which he has amassed from the revenue of his various YouTube channels, movies, and shows.

Ian Hecox is one of the YouTube veterans who made millions by being at the right place at the right time. He has gained success through his consistent performances that are popular for his perfect comic timing. An extremely talented artist, Ian Hecox continues to amaze and entertain his fans even after a decade-long YouTube career.


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