Jonathan Hillstrand
Jonathan Hillstrand
Celebrated Name: Jonathan Hillstrand
Real Name/Full Name: Jonathan Hillstrand
Gender: Male
Age: 68 years old
Birth Date: 5 August 1955
Birth Place: Homer, Alaska, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.85m
Weight: 79kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Heather Hillstrand
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Scott Hillstrand)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Jonathan Hillstrand Gay?: No
Profession: The Alaskan commercial fishing vessel captain/ Actor
Salary: $725,000
Net Worth in 2024: $3 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Jonathan Hillstrand is a famous American fisherman and was a captain of the vessel FV Time Bandit. Born into a family of fishermen, he does this with his brother, and his father was a fisherman too. He is famous for the reality Tv series known as the ‘Deadliest Catch,’ which aired on Discovery Channel.

Jonathan began fishing at a very young age and throughout his childhood until he retired as a professional fisherman sometime in 2018. They also own other family businesses, which he does when not fishing.

Maybe you know about Jonathan Hillstrand 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 Jonathan Hillstrand’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 & Biography

Jonathan was born into third-generation Alaskan Fisherman, and he was associated with fishing since when he was just three years old. He has two siblings who also are in the vessel business known as Andy Hillstrand and three others.

He went to high school in Alaska though it was clear that he was destined for fishing. He attained his captain certificates and commercial licenses when he was in his late teens.

Personal Life

Hillstrand was married before to his first wife though her name is anonymous because she prefers to remain so, together they had two sons. After separating John married his current wife, Heather Hamilton, in 2017, after dating for quite a while.

Johnathan lives in his hometown in Homer, Alaska. In 2018 Johnathan announced his retirement in both fishing and television reality shows.

He is a fan of the NFL and has always been in support of the Dallas Cowboys and an enthusiast of NASCAR racing; he also enjoys driving fast cars.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 5 August 1955, Jonathan Hillstrand is 68 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. His height is1.85m tall, and his weight is 79 kg.


Johnathan Hillstrand began fishing at the age of 7, but he began fishing for commercial purposes at the age of 17 years old. He has worked as a fisherman in lobster and crab in the Bering sea for so many years.

Together with his brother, they owned an FV Time Bandit, which is a crab fishing commercial vessel. They co-captain it with his brother Andy Hillstrand. This vessel was featured on the Discovery Channel, known as the Deadliest Catch. This boat is of its own unique design consisting of four-man sauna, dishwasher, and queen size bed.

Johnathan and his brother were featured in a Television commercial for an insurance known as GEICO when they talked about their boat with the Discovery Channel in a spin-off show. Later on, they landed on a hit documentary cast known as the Deadliest Catch. Johnathan retired from crab fishing, and thus his vessel couldn’t be featured anymore in the Deadliest Catch his last season being season 13. It was reported that Johnathan, with his brothers, was sued by the Discovery Channel for not fulfilling their contract.

When not fishing, Johnathan also is involved in other of their family businesses, which include: Time Bandit Fireworks, Time Bandit Entertainment, Time Bandit Spirits, Time Bandit Gear Stone, and Time Bandit Productions.

Awards & Achievements

Johnathan is an accomplished businessman and fisherman having done this from a very young age. He has also been featured in various documentaries and has excelled.

Net Worth & Salary of Jonathan Hillstrand in 2024

Jonathan Hillstrand Net Worth
Jonathan Hillstrand Net Worth

As of April 2024, Johnathan Hillstrand’s net worth is estimated to be approximately $3 million. His earnings are primarily from his crab fishing and reality television career over the years. He started working as a profession at the age of 17 years.

Apart from fishing and reality, Tv Johnathan also works at other of their family businesses Time Bandit Fireworks, Time Bandit Spirits, Time Bandit Gear, and Time Bandit Entertainment. He has also appeared in a commercial for a company known as Geico Insurance hence his net worth.

Jonathan Hillstrand has accomplished so much in his career over the years, having followed in his family’s footsteps. He has accumulated a lot of wealth, and even after his retirement, he continues to run other family businesses and fish once in a while.  His net worth will maybe increase or not, though not likely because he has already retired.



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