Matthew Lesko
Matthew Lesko
Celebrated Name: Question Mark Guy
Real Name/Full Name: Matthew John Lesko
Gender: Male
Age: 80 years old
Birth Date: May 11, 1943
Birth Place: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.83 m
Weight: 73 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Wendy Schaetzel Lesko, Roberta Kleinstein, Leila K. Kight
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Morgan Lesko, Max Schaetzel Lesko)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Matthew Lesko Gay?: No
Profession: Author
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $6 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Matthew Lesko, who is of American origin, is a famous author who is majorly known for his TV commercials and innumerable publications on the funding of federal grant-which is the economic aid issued by the United States government, out of the general federal revenue. Throughout his career span to date, he has instructed people on how to earn money out of the economic aids laid down by the United States government.

Matthew Lesko is a man, who has always been widely recognized and famous for recording various kinds of infomercials, TV commercials and giving out interviews wearing extraordinarily colorful and vibrant suits, which remain decorated with a lot of question marks as if to portray the idea that people might not know who he is deep inside. Lesko’s fashionable outfits and his quirky body language make him extremely attractive among the people, and that’s precisely what has earned him his nickname- Question Mark Guy.

Maybe you know about Matthew Lesko 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 Matthew Lesko’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

Way back on May 11, 1943, Matthew John Lesko had stepped into this world. He had grown up in the city Wilkes-Barre of Pennsylvania and subsequently completed his undergraduate degree from the Marquette University in Milwaukee. Once he was done with his graduation, he was commissioned as a Navy Officer, during the tenure of which he had even served as a navigator in the Oxford-class technical research ship- USS Oxford during the Vietnam War, over the South China Sea.

After returning from the war, he completed his Master of Business Administration(MBA) degree from the American University in Washington, D.C.

Personal Life

Having considered how strange and spontaneous a person Matthew Lesko is, it isn’t hard to guess that he would be living life entirely away from the eyes of the media. His family or personal life is still quite out of the question, as not much information are even available about himself and what he does.

Still, it’s known that he’s presently married to his 3rd wife- Wendy Schaetzel Lesko, for a long time. His previous wives were Roberta Kleinstein and Leila K. Kight. He’s also the father of 2 sons, namely- Morgan Lesko and Max Schaetzel Lesko. He currently lives with his family in the town of Kensington, Maryland.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on May 11 1943, Matthew Lesko is 80 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 1.83 m tall, and his weight is 73 kg.


Way back in 1975, 32 years old Lesko decided to do something else with his life and thus quit his technical job of designing computerized information systems and then co-founded ‘Washington Researchers’ along with Leila K. Kight, who was his wife back then. This is how it all actually started, and after that, he didn’t quite have to look back.

Awards & Achievements

Matthew Lesko is a renowned American author, who wrote books throughout his lifetime, informing people more and more about the economic aids available for them by the federal government, and how the ordinary citizens can avail those.

Though many of his award-wins or achievements as such are not entirely known, we don’t need some accolades to bestow him with, for his massive contributions for the people.

Net Worth & Salary of Matthew Lesko in 2024

Matthew Lesko Net Worth
Matthew Lesko Net Worth

Matthew Lesko has always upheld a crazy yet cool persona whenever he has been found in front of the media. But unfortunately, he has lived the majority of his life for himself and not for fame or to have his name and lifestyle regularly in some tabloids.

As of February 2024, Though his salary is thus not entirely known, he’s known to have a considerable net worth of around $6 million for being a professional non-fiction author throughout his life.

People like Matthew Lesko, who are fresh and unique with their persona, come once in a while and leaves everyone bedazzled. He spent his entire life studying, researching, and minutely observing the federal grants which the citizens should be enjoying but often don’t due to sheer lack of knowledge and guidance.

Now he has reached his old age and the end of his career as well. But all his publications, the books he wrote and the knowledge he has collected for the public in general, have helped people in unimaginable ways and he’ll surely be a person, who’ll be remembered in the generations to come, as well.


  1. Hi Matt,

    This is Paul Thayer’s wife Sara. We hope you are doing well. Paul is hoping you will come to the Kingston High School Reunion in October. He would love for you to get back in touch with us and let us know how to get in touch with you. I remember meeting you many years ago and you gave me a copy of all of your books. I am on Facebook so if you private message me I will get back with you. Look forward to hearing from you. Best Regards and Smiles-Sara Thayer


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