How much do the stars of "storage wars" recieve for being on the show?
There is speculation that the cast of A&E’s Storage Wars earns between $12,000 and $15,000 per episode appearance in addition to what they rake in after selling the goods they find in storage lockers.
Dave Hester earned the most profit during Season 2 with $93,519. Darrell Sheets took home $41,350. Jarrod Schulz and Brandi Passante walked away with $37,830. Barry Weiss netted $32,848.50.
Season 3 premiered on June 5, 2012 to 4.7 million viewers. Jeff Jarred was introduced this season as the newest bidder on the show, while Dave Hester has been noticeably absent in some episodes.
Catch new episodes of Storage Wars at 10:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 on A&E.
Hester and rapper Trey Songz recently appeared before a New York federal judge to declare that the dispute over who can say the catch phrase “YUUUP!” has been settled. The terms were not made public.