Who is Barnwood Builder's Johnny Jett ? The Untold Story

Who is Barnwood Builder’s Johnny Jett ? The Untold Story

Johnny Jett

Johnny Jett is the name of a famous reality star, who is better known for his appearance on  Discovery Channel’s TV series Barnwood Builders. In addition, he is quite an awesome painter. His paintings usually reflect his main profession. His arts are about nature and houses made out of wood.

Early Life

Johnny was born in Chicago, Illinois. He holds American nationality with white ethnicity. Talking about his educational status, there was no such information available on the internet. His hometown is Chicago but he moved to West Virginia, where he gains better access to work and more opportunities.  This is where gained the opportunity to appear in the TV show Barnwood Builders.

How Old is Johnny Jett

When it comes to celebrities and their personal affairs, no doubt, the fans are always curious to know about all the small things. As per wiki, As per wiki, he celebrates his birthday on April 23 and was born in 1949, which makes his age 71 this year.


He shifted to West Virginia for the betterment of his career. Later he got a chance to become a television celebrity for the show Barnwood Builders, which aired on Discovery Channel. In a short period, he gained huge popularity and become famous through this show.

Johnny Jett in Barnwood Builders

Barnwood Builders, the reality show was launched and was a huge success according to their fans. Later he joined as a member of Mark Bowe’s squad, where he restructured the cabins and barns of America. The squad members are Tim Rose, Ferguson, Sherman, and Thompson.

Johnny has always been up to creativity and new ideas to help the team. He also has his own website where he shared these bits and pieces of information with his fans. The website, www.johnnyjettart.com records huge traffic as the number of people who visit the site is enormous. The site is about his art.

He also appeared in several television shows like Barnwood Builders. In this TV show, he appeared as the lead character to the show and was also called the key man of the show because he has given his best to share with people about innovation and hard work.

Net Worth

In 2013, he has been crowned the most popular TV personality on the show. According to the source, he earns an annual salary of $50,000 from the show and has a huge net worth of $400 thousand.

The tv show Barnwood Builders is what primarily contributes to Johnny Jett’s Net Worth but that is not the only source of his income. Most of his work goes for around $70, and you can find all his collections on his website.


There were some rumors that are available on the Internet that he had passed away. When in the real sense, he is very much alive and healthy. As per the source, Johnny Jett’s death rumors stem from a published obituary of an individual who shares his name.

The said- Johnny Jett was born in 1950 and died on May 7th, 2012. There was even a severe headline stating, One of Barnwood Builders Cast Death. However, there was no evidence attached — just the usual social media rumors without any transparent investigations whatsoever.