Juan Ibarra is best known for his role in the Tv Reality Show Gold Rush. He was one of the most experienced mechanics to star in the show. 

Throughout the show, he showed excellent character and an extreme passion for his role as a mechanic. His fans still call him a family man on social media and have a very positive perception of him.

Despite all the money Juan has earned in his career, he still lives a very simple life that his fans admire.


Life Before Gold Rush

Juan Ibarra was born into a middle-class family in Reno, Nevada, United States of America.

He is a self-made, hardworking man who became famous through the Tv series Gold Rush. 

Even before joining Gold Rush and making a career out of it, Juan Ibarra was a mechanic. In some of his interviews, he mentioned that he used to experiment with car and truck modifications even before starring in Gold Rush.



Juan is a graduate of Hug High School, Reno, Nevada. He graduated in the year 2001.



Juan Ibarra was born on 2nd April 1983 and is 39 years old.



Juan Ibarra joined Gold Rush in season nine and worked with the Hoffman family for three straight seasons.

Juan Ibarra quickly excelled in Gold Rush because of his passion as a mechanic. He used to be known as the best mechanic of the Gold Rush. 

To this date, he has fans all over the world because of his reputation in Gold Rush. 

The reasons why Juan Ibarra left Gold Rush are still undisclosed. 

Juan is pretty vocal about his political views and expresses them openly on social media. And some fans believe his political views are why he left Gold Rush. 

He now runs an empire in the work-truck industry. He owns Ibarra Industries and seems to be doing well for himself.


Juan Ibarra Net Worth

Juan Ibarra has a net worth of 6 Million US Dollars. He was paid 10,000 USD to 25,000 USD for his role in Gold Rush. 

Soon after leaving Gold Rush, he opened a truck modification shop named Ibarra Industries.


Personal Life

Juan Ibarra is married to Andrea Ibarra. They have two kids together, a daughter, Addison Marie, and a son Juanito.

Currently, Juan Ibarra lives in a house in Nevada along with his family. He is a family man and loves to spend time with his family. 

Juan is also pretty active on social media and regularly posts about his daily activities on social media accounts.


Hobbies and Interests

Being a mechanic is what he likes. He still enjoys experimenting and modifying trucks as his hobby and showcases his trucks and modification experiments on social media with his fans.

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