Roy Garber net worth: Roy Garber was an independent shipper and participant in the A&E reality TV series Shipping Wars who had a net worth of $800 thousand. Roy Garber earned his net worth through a variety of trades, including the niche industry of alligator catching. His reputation on Shipping Wars was that of a "jack of all trades" who brought his expertise in a variety of fields to his work in the field of shipping unusual and unorthodox items to and from various places in the United States. His company, Arbie's Team Transport, allowed him to become one of the top earners in the field of shipping. He operated the business along with his son Travis, who had been with Roy for all 18 years of his young life. Roy didn't just spend his time shipping – he had a variety of hobbies, including deep sea fishing and scuba diving. He spent half of his time on the gulf coast of Florida searching for various forms of undersea life. He also owned a home remodeling business which he used to supplement the income he received from shipping unusual items around the USA. He was one of the more memorable and interesting characters on Shipping Wars. Unfortunately, Roy Garber died on January 19, 2014 of a heart attack. He was 49 years old.