Joe Gatto Net Worth


Net Worth: $500,000
Age: 40
Full name: Joseph Gatto
Born: June 5, 1978
Country of Origin: Italy
Occupation: TV Personality, Author
Last Updated: 2018

Joe Gatto overtime has set a bar for himself. Many questions such as; What is Joe Gatto’s net worth? What is Joe Gatto’s Age? What happened to Joe Gatto in 2018? etc. Before we answer these questions, let’s take a peek into who the man of the hour is.


Laughter likewise good humour is contagious and is sure an antidote to a whole lot of life’s issues and ordeal.

To that effect, people who make others laugh are loved a great deal.

One among such persons is Joe Gatto, a member of the troupe Tenderloins who are known for their show, Impractical Jokers.

Joe Gatto, an improvisational comedian from Staten Island, New York City, was obviously born with a sense of humor.

Joe is one of those that what they studied is not putting food on their table as he’s not majoring in what he studied.

He studied Accounting and has a degree on it but took a rather different path of career, comedy, and has served as executive producer of Impractical Jokers since 2011 till date.

Hearing that someone who studied accounting later became a comedian does baffle indeed and that’s the case with Joe Gatto.

Joe gave an inkling into such an occurrence and confessed honestly that  the only reason why he even got an accounting degree is that his father said every company needs an accountant and you can work anywhere and together with the fact that he was really good at mathematics.

His full name is Joseph Anthony Gatto Jr., but he’s simply called Joe Gatto.

He is a well-known Italian-American comedian, actor, writer, and producer. His race/ethnicity conotes white.

He is the executive producer of the comedy troupe ‘The Tenderloins’.

Joe founded the Tenderloins comedy troupe in 1999 and worked at the baby retail store Giggle, until January 2012.

He is the only married Joker, and has two children with his wife Bessy. His height says: 5’10” (1.78 m).

This group, ‘The Tenderlions’ is best known for its reality TV series ‘Impractical Jokers’. T

The popular actor began his acting career in 1999.

Since then, he has been seen in six seasons of the reality series, ‘Impractical Jokers.’

Also, he has also made guest appearances in a number of other reality shows, such as ‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’, ‘The View’ and ‘Katie’, to name just but a few.

In the now, Joe Gatto has emerged as one of the most popular stars of the American television world.

Despite being so successful, Gatto is truly a jolly good fellow in real life.

He is associated with many charities and causes. Due to the fact that he has been excelling in his career, his friends see him as genuine.

He is greatly lauded and cherished by his fans and they would want to stay updated with information about him.

Talking about his social media popularity, the actor has got hundreds of thousands of followers on social networking sites.

As of June 2017, he holds about 797,000 followers on Instagram and about 850,000 followers on Twitter.

In addition, Gatto has over 647,000 likes on his official page on Facebook.

Joe Gatto’s Career

The trio, Joe Gatto, Mike Boccio and Sal Vulcano, founded the comedy troupe.

Thanks to social networking platforms such as Myspace, YouTube, and Metacafe through which they became famous as they started doing comedy together.

In 2011, the group was cast in TruTV’s hidden camera prank reality series ‘Impractical Jokers’.

This show became an incredible hit, ultimately bringing considerable name and fame to Gatto.

In 2015, The members of Tenderlions’, especially Gatto, became more popular as his group embarked on the ‘Impractical Jokers Practically Live Tour Special’.

Currently, Gatto is on the sixth season of ‘Impractical Jokers’ and will be seen in its seventh season.

He said that the third season was all about revenge.

In one of the seasons of Impractical Jokers, He had to put a woman’s toe in his mouth and that was gross.

That was the worst punishment on the ‘Impractical Jokers’ show.

Joe Gatto’s Personal Life

Joseph Anthony Gatto Jr. is a son to Joseph Gatto who died of cancer of the pancreas in 1995 of due to excessive alcoholic poisoning and for this reason, Joe never touched alcohol his whole life.

Joe’s mother is dead as well.

Joe Gatto was born on June 5, 1976 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, U.S.A.

He is of Italian descent and is very proud of his big extended Italian family.

Joseph Anthony Gatto is of mixed ethnicity as his family are descendants of Italian ancestry.

He is the youngest of three children; he has two elder sisters, Gina and Carla, whom he maintains ‘best friend’ relationships with.

He is the youngest of 15 cousins in his  generation.

He studied at the Monsignor Farrell High School. He was a total geek and really introverted, that’s why he was bullied at school.

Joe didn’t have a lot of social skills. But later he found a secret of success – he made his bullies laugh.

That’s the personality he had when he was growing up.

After his graduation from the High School, he earned a degree in Accounting from LIU (Long Island University).

He lives in California, owns a car but the brand remains unknown.

As one who has sympathy for people that have defects, he is a part of ‘Daniels Music Organization’ is an organization that provides a comfortable social and educational environment to its mentally and physically challenged members.

Aside that, he also supports animal groups and likes rescuing dogs.

He is very big on supporting anti-bullying organizations and is known for working with Hero Roundtable.

He co-hosts a podcast called PBR (Pizza Beer Revolution), along with Mike Pullano and Derek DeAngelis.

These are the interesting and fun facts about the blue eye coloured man…

  • He was hit by a car
  • When Joe and Murray were young, the duo used to share an apartment.
  • Thanks to Sal and Briann, they convinced Joe Gatto to take part in ‘Impractical Jokers’
  • Impractical jokers have got great fans and Joe loves communicating with them.
  • In the show, as of 2017, Joe Gatto has received about 33 punishments.
  • Gatto is really active on social media – he has accounts on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook with more than a million followers or subscribers.

Joe Gatto’s Net worth/Salary per Episode (2018)

His net worth as well as that of the other members of tenderlions is estimated at $500,000 in 2018.

This is an accumulation of their salaries, revenue from their tours, and any other business ventures or investments they have made.

It isn’t easy to deducing how much they get per episode from here isn’t easy.

It is obvious that while they are better off than most average people they are not swimming in gold or overwhelmingly rich.

“Impractical Jokers “group, formed by four hilarious real life friends Joe Gatto, James Murray, Brian Quinn, and Sal Vulcano who have been together performing in the show since the first day it aired on the TV.

They serve as a comedian, writer, and executive producer of the show.

The workload is divided in the group hence, they receive similar figure salary.

Impractical Jokers has a combined estimated net worth of $2.4 million.

Joe Gatto’s Marriage and Family

Joe Gatto’s Wife

Talking about relationship, there are no records about his previous relationship, but it’s known that the actor and producer is happily married to Bessy Gatto.

Currently, Gatto is residing with his family in America.

One question his followers on social media and fans are always after having an answer to is, is Joe Gatto married?

Does he have an offspring yet? A yes goes as an answer to these questions.

He is a proud father and a loving husband who is very happy with his family and would always share posts of them on social media.

Joe tied the nuptial knot with his wife Bessy on 2 September 2013. Bessy is 36, she was born on 11 April, 1982.

She is very supportive of her husband and is more like his social media manager.

Bessy uses all her social media networks to drum up support for her husband.

She has an Instagram following of more than 50,000. Bessy is 35, she was born on 11 April 1982.

Joe Gatto’s Children/Kids

Two years after their marriage, the couple welcomed their first child, a girl, Milana.

Milana Francine Gatto was born in 2015, on May 7.

Seemingly, he shares a special bond with his daughter who he calls ‘daddy’s girl’ and shares pictures of them on his social media pages.


He took the coming of his son to Instagram as he announced it on February 9, 2017.

He wrote, “Make room girls! Baby brother Gatto will be crashing our tea party this summer #ahumannotapuppy #babynumber2.”

The baby boy, Remington Joseph Gatto finally was born on July 31, 2017. Joe couldn’t have been any happier.

He announced to fans via Instagram, “I’m excited he’s finally here. [My daughter] Milana made me love being a dad so imagine it’ll now be twice as fun.”

In one of his posts of him and his family on social media, Joe asserts that a family of four is the best.

He is popular on the social media and holds a great fan following of over 500k in each of his social media pages.

This is the only information related to his personal life that is available to the media.

To know more about this Italian-American comedian, one can follow him on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Facebook.

Joe Gatto and Impractical Jokers Show

Joe Gatto founded The Tenderloins comedy troupe in 1999 with Mike Boccio, James Murray, and Sal Vulcano, his high school friends and this made him popular.

However, Mike Boccio was later replaced by Brian Quinn. The troupe is best known for their TV series, Impractical Jokers on TruTv which won the $100,000 grand prize in NBC Its Your Show competition.

He has starred in six seasons of the show and is set for the seventh season.

Impractical Jokers is an American hidden camera reality series that premiered on TruTV on December 15, 2011, and is produced by NorthSouth Productions.

Their genre is reality It follows Joseph “Joe” Gatto, James “Murr” Murray, Brian “Q” Quinn, and Salvatore “Sal” Vulcano, the four members of the troupe presently.

The Tenderloins, as they coerce one another into doing public pranks while being filmed by hidden cameras.

This show differs from other prank television programs, as the stars of Impractical Jokers do not know the details of the prank until the very moment they are performing it on strangers.

Joseph “Joe” Gatto, James “Murr” Murray, Brian “Q” Quinn, and Salvatore “Sal” Vulcano, are four high school friends who attended Monsignor Farrell High School, from Staten Island, New York.

They formed the live improv and sketch comedy troupe The Tenderloins in 1999.

On March 7, 2018, TruTV announced that the show would be renewed for an eighth season that will have 26 episodes and is expected to air in February 2019.

TruTV also confirmed an Impractical Jokers feature-length movie is planned to air in 2019 as part of the show’s eighth season, the Impractical Jokers Movie began production in spring 2018.

Joe Gatto, James Murray, Sal Vulcano & Brian Quinn are exceptionally talented guys.

They are some of the hardest working people in the entertainment industry and have come an extraordinarily long way since they formed the Tenderloins Comedy Troupe years ago.

They have a special gift and there is no other show out there like theirs, so that also makes them unique and in high demand, not only in the US, but also in the UK.



The proud of Father continues to make his appearances in his show while he pays attention to his family.

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