Joey Chestnut net worth 2022: Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest champ’s earnings

Joey Chestnut net worth 2022: Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest champ’s earnings

Joey Chestnut is one of the most famous competitive eaters in the world. He took center stage at the fourth of July Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest.

Chestnut first dove into the world of competitive eating in 2005 while he was a student.

He earned his first major victory by eating six-and-a-half pounds of fried asparagus in 11 1/2 minutes.

Chestnut qualified for his first Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in 2005 and has won 14 times, winning $10,000 every time.

Chestnut's 2022 net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million.

He easily makes $500,000 a year between winning and sponsorships. He is endorsed by Hooters, Hostess, Coney Island IPA and Pepto Bismol.

Chestnut launched Joey Chestnut Eats in 2018 with products like Firecracker Mustard and Boardwalk Coney Sauce priced from $7.50 to $8.