Steven Lim
Steven Lim
Celebrated Name: Steven Lim
Real Name/Full Name: Steven Lim
Gender: Male
Age: 33 years old
Birth Date: 12 November 1990
Birth Place: Ohio, the United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.83m
Weight: 64kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): Yes (Ying)
Is Steven Lim Gay?: No
Profession: Actor, YouTuber
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $800 thousand
Last Updated: July 2024

Steven Lim is an actor and a YouTube personality who is famously known as the creator and the host of “Worth It” on Buzzfeed. Lim also has his own YouTube channel in which he started uploading content in January 2013, and it currently has more than 330 k subscribers.

On his show Worth It on Buzzfeed, Steven tries three same foods at three drastically different price joints to determine which is really “worth it.” Steve later created “Worth It: Lifestyle,” which deals with things like cars, houses, tattoos, haircuts, rings, just to mention but a few.

Maybe you know about Steven Lim 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 Steven Lim’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

Steven Lim was born in Ohio, the United States, on 12 November 1990. His parents were originally from Malaysia, and he is of the Chinese-Malaysian ancestry. He was born in a family of two children, and he has a brother named Alvin. Lim is a holder of a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering, which he attained from Ohio State University.

Personal Life

Lim is currently not married. He is in a romantic relationship with a lady by the name of Ying. The two have been seen together on outings on several occasions, and they look very happy. We hope to hear wedding bells soon.

After graduating from the university, Steve did not become a YouTuber immediately, but he worked first. The first company that he worked for was called Procter & Gamble, where he worked as an engineer. His main assignment on the company was to work on the Tide Laundry Pods.  He worked for the company for a while before finally becoming a professional YouTuber.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 12 November 1990, Steven Lim is 33 years old as of today’s date 18th July 2024. His height is 1.83m tall, and his weight is 64 kg.


Lim started a career on YouTube after he created his YouTube channel on 18 February 2008, but it took him five good years to get the guts to upload content. He started uploading vlogs and comedies on his channel, and it slowly started to gain an audience. His very first video was called “Secret to being a Baller,” which was uploaded on 24 January 2013.

In October 2013, he documented his own trip to the Asian American Film Festival. He was attending the premiere of the film titled “Linsanity,” which was a documentary film based on the rise to stardom of Jeremy Lin, who is an Asian-American basketball player.

Lin became a contributor to BuzzFeed in 2015, and the following year, he created the web series “Worth It.” The series features Steven and Andrew Ilnyckyj as they go to different restaurants and food outlets to try different foods with varying prices.

The first episode of the series premiered on September 18, 2016and it still airs to date. The first episode featured $3 Sushi vs. $250 Sushi. The series has been filmed in different areas of the world like Japan, Australia, California, New York, Canada, Korea, among other places.

Apart from airing on YouTube, the series also airs on Hulu. The success of the series was a major influencer to the decision made by BuzzFeed of launching a series section in 2018.

In January 2017, a spin-off series called “Worth It Lifestyle’ was aired on BuzzFeedBlue.  Lim was the host of the series, and unlike the original series, the spin-off featured the hosts trying three different experiences and items. These were things like cars, houses, haircuts, massage, sneakers, plane seats, and video games, among others. There is also an international spin-off of the series, and it is called “Worth It UK.”

In 2018 Steven Lim was a participant at the Asian Bachelorette 2.

Awards & Achievements

The success and the popularity of the series “Worth It” on BuzzFeed is one of the major achievements of Lim because he was the one who created the web series. The series won the Streamy Award in 2017 and 2018 for Best Online Food Show. Lim also has its own YouTube channel that has more than 330k subscribers.

Net Worth & Salary of Steven Lim in 2024

Steven Lim Net Worth
Steven Lim Net Worth

Lim has worked as a YouTube since 2008, and during this time, he has managed to accumulate a net worth of $800 thousand as of July 2024. He joined BuzzFeed in 2015, and the revenue he gets from there has increased his total worth. On his YouTube channel, he has sponsors as well as ads.

Steven Lim is a YouTuber who has had a successful career as a web series creator at BuzzFeed.  He created the “Worth It” series as well as its spin-off “Worth It Lifestyle.”  The series has been very successful to date and is has been viewed for billions of minutes for more than 500 million times.


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