Patrick Rothfuss
Patrick Rothfuss
Celebrated Name: Patrick Rothfuss
Real Name/Full Name: Patrick James Rothfuss
Gender: Male
Age: 50 years old
Birth Date: 6 June 1973
Birth Place: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.72 m
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Sarah Rothfuss
Children: Yes (2 children)
Profession: American writer of epic fantasy
Net Worth in 2024: $5.5 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Patrick James Rothfuss is an American based writer. He got most of the stardom because of ‘The Kingkiller Chronicle’. The audience highly appreciated the novel, and hence Rothfuss has won many awards for that novel. He excelled The New York Times Best Seller list. Throughout his career, he has been providing epic fantasy series.

Maybe you know about Patrick Rothfuss 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 Patrick Rothfuss’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

Patrick James Rothfuss was born on June 6, 1973, in Madison, Wisconsin. His parents raised him in Wisconsin itself. He went to the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point, where he was graduated with a B.A degree in 1999. During his college, he provided some excellent content to the campus paper. For further studies, he went to the Washington State University where he got his M.A degree. He is married to Sarah Rothfuss and has a couple of sons.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 6 June 1973, Patrick Rothfuss is 50 years old as of today’s date 24th May 2024. His height is 1.72 m tall, and weight is 80 kg.


Just after accomplishing his graduation, Rothfuss began his professional career as a lecturer at Stevens Point where he was honoured with several awards for his phenomenal work. Afterwards, he began writing and became a writer. In 2006 he sold his self-written novel entitled as ‘The Name of the Wind to DAW Books’ which got released next year.

The novel got him a Quill Award and an Alex Award later next year. In 2014, He collaborated with James Ernest and created a game called ‘Tak’ which was already featured in his fantasy novel called ‘The Wise Man’s Fear’. He has been a very successful writer. He has his official website.

Awards and Achievements

He has been honoured with various awards so far. In 2002 he was honoured with the Writers of the Future (2002 Second Quarter) which is one of his greatest achievements. From there on he won various other awards such as in 2007 when his first novel got released, he was honored with the Quill Award. In the same year, he was given the “Best Books of the Year” (2007) title. The year 2007 was indeed a life-changing year for him because in the same year he won the Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice Award for the same novel.

In 2011 he was listed among the NPR Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books which came for ‘The Wise Man’s Fear’. It did not stop there, and hence in the next year he was honoured with the “David Gemmell Legend Award”. In the same year that is in 2012, he attained the number three spot in “Best 21st Century Fantasy Fiction Novels” by Locus. The audience has highly appreciated his work, and hence he deserved these awards.

Net Worth & Salary of Patrick Rothfuss in 2024

Patrick Rothfuss Net Worth
Patrick Rothfuss Net Worth

He began his career as a lecturer and later became a writer and has been honoured with numerous awards for his work. Apart from awards he has earned a lot of money by those novels. All those novels were super hit, and hence he has been successful enough to bring endless zeros to his bank book. Moreover, he runs a charity which has been successful enough to raise a lot of money as well, but that is not included in his wealth. He has an estimated net worth of $5.5 million as of May 2024.

Patrick James Rothfuss was born on June 6, 1973, in Madison, Wisconsin. He began his career as a lecturer and later became a successful writer. His estimated net worth makes him one of the wealthiest writers alive.


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