Jon Gosselin net worth: Jon Gosselin is an American television personality who has a net worth of $10 thousand dollars. Jonathan Keith Gosselin was born in Oshkosh, Wisconsin in April 1977. He is best known for starring in the reality show Jon & Kate Plus 8. Jon graduated from Wyomissing High School. He met Kate Kredier in 1997 at a company picnic. The couple was married in June 1999. Their first children, twin girls, were born in October 2000. In May 2004 the couple had sextuples; three sons and three daughters. The couple got a lot of local media coverage and then were discovered by Discovery health. The special Surviving Sextuples and Twins aired in 2005. The next year they were in the special Sextuplets and Twins: One Year Later. Their reality show started in 2007 and was soon switched to the TLC network. Jon and his wife Kate wrote The New York Times Best Seller Multiple Blessings: Surviving to Thriving with Twins and Sextuplets. In 2009 the couple separated and started divorce proceedings. There was speculation that Jon's relationship with the daughter of Kate's plastic surgeon was the reason for the divorce. TLC was scheduled to change the name of the show to Kate Plus 8 but Jon filed legal action. The divorce did become finalized and the show was changed to Kate Plus 8 and ran until 2011. Jon was working as a solar panel installer in 2011. In 2013 he was a waiter for two restaurants in Pennsylvania.
His salary per episode of Jon and Kate Plus 8 was $22,500 and he appeared in 108 episodes. However, take away his wife's cut and the cost of having eight children and Jon was left with significantly less. Jon attempted to invest in other business opportunities including a fashion line and his own TV show, but he was not able to commit to those projects until his contract with Jon and Kate was over.