Richard Harrison Net Worth is $9 Million
The “Old Man” of the hit television reality show Pawn Stars that is based on the day to day happenings at the World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop is Richard Harrison, the father of Rick Harrison. He is the co-owner of the shop that is now world famous thanks to the popularity and success enjoyed by Pawn Stars which has completed 7 seasons so far since beginning in 2009. He opened the Pawn Shop in 1989 and is currently its co-owner along with his son. He has been called “Old Man” ever since he was 38 years of age. He is worth about $9 million, similar to his son because of the equal status they share in the shop. He also shares many assets with his son Rick Harrison. He was able to make this fortune because of the success of Pawn Stars, the History Channel show which has been a global success and has made the Harrisons a household name. The shop also contributes its share into his net worth and it is indeed the World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop that is the reason for his financial success.
The family was first featured on television in 2003-04 and became a runaway success in 2009 with the first season of Pawn Stars, a number of spin-offs of the show have also started since then, all contributing to the net worth of the pawn veteran. The Virginia born reality star served the United States navy for two decades before he became an entrepreneur. He is an avid fan of vintage cars and his speciality on the store is restoring cars from 1950s and 60s. Depending on the success of his Pawn Shop and its growth because of tourist footfalls along with the continuous success of Pawn Stars worldwide, his net worth would continue to rise in the near future and would make him a rich “Old Man” for sure.