John Green is an accomplished author who hails from the United States and has managed to win several awards in his vast career. He has become very popular on the various sites such as YouTube and also, he is an editor, vlogger, writer, actor and a producer.
Together with his brother by the name Hang Green, he has launched a YouTube channel that is titled ‘VlogBrothers’ and is very active in various ventures. He has written books and short stories that have had massive success. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of John Green in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
John Michael Green was born in the year 1977 on August 24th, 1977 and he grew up in many cities. His parents are Sydney and Mike Green who after attaining John attained the age of schooling took him to Indian Springs School. He got to earn a major double in both the religious studies as well as English from Kenyon College. After completing his education here, he applied to join the University of Chicago Divinity School, but he never made it there.
Green currently resides in Indianapolis, Indiana together with his wife by the name Sarah Urist Green whom he married in 2006. She got to work as curator of the Contemporary Art at the Indianapolis Museum before he left to start ‘The Art Assignment,’ which was a web series with the PBS. In his channel, ‘VlogBrothers,’ Sarah Green has appeared, and in the videos, he is referred to as ‘The Yeti.’ He has made videos while hanging out with President Barrack Obama during which together with his wife they asked Obama whether to name their unborn kid Eleanor or Alice.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After him completing his bachelor’s degree, John secured a job at the Nationwide Children Hospital where he worked for five months. In 2005, he launched his first book that was titled ‘Looking For Alaska,’ and the book later appeared on the list of ‘Top 10 Best Books for Young Adults’ by the ALA.
His novel that was titled ‘Abundance of Katherine’s’ was made available from the year 2006. Green has worked on a book ‘Let it Snow: Three Holiday Romances’ by Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle. He has also launched other books that do include ‘Paper Towns’ and ‘The Fault in Our Stars.’
His most recent book is titled ‘Turtles All Way Down,’ and it was launched in 2017. Also, he has written very many short stories, and some of the works do include ‘Zombicorns’ and ‘Thisisnottom.’ He appears in the YouTube channel that he created together with his brother.
Apart from being a writer, he is a stunt performer, editor, producer and a director of the show. He is also a host, writer as well as producer of ‘Crash Course.’ Green has written and produced ‘Mental Floss,’ and in 2014, he rose to become a producer of ‘The Art Assignment.’
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of John Green is over $19 million. The wealth has been generated from various sources including the many books that he has written. Also, he earns from YouTube as he post various videos and some ads run through his channel. He works for the magazine ‘Mental Floss’ where he serves as the front man.
John Green is among the most respectable writers in the world, and he has worked on various books that have enjoyed massive sales. He has won several awards for his excellent work including Michael L Printz Award in the year 2006. In 2013, he won Los Angeles Times Book Award.