Erik Salitan

How many of you have seen the famous thrilling reality series ‘Life Below Zero’ on National Geographic. Then you must be knowing about Erik Salitan, who was one of the main members of the series, along with her wife for quite along. He is also an entrepreneur, pilot, and hunter.

Well, how well do you know about Erik Salitan? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Erik Salitan’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Erik Salitan to date.

Biography and Early Life

On the 9th of February in 1984, Erik was born in the city of New York State in the United States. Unfortunately, there is no information available about his parents and early life. But, as soon as anything comes by, we would update that on the website.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Erik Salitan in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Erik Salitan’s age is 37 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 9 February 1984. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.


It is not known from where did Erik get his initial schooling and education. But it is known that he went to Finger Lakes Community College for higher studies. After that, he went to Alaska in search of better opportunities for his aim. There he completed his graduation in Applied Science from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Erik is happily married to Martha Mae. He met her one day in Alaska, and they fell in love, after which they decided to marry. She, too, is trained in hunting, trapping, and survival skills, which she learned at an early age from her family only. They also have a son whose name is Lucas Salitan.

Is Erik Salitan Gay?

No, that does not seem to be the case at all. Erik is happily married to a lady named Martha Mae. They also have a son together. His sexual orientation is Straight only.

Professional Career

Erik moved to Alaska in search of better opportunities. But, the road was not easy, he had to face many hardships and struggles, including freezingly sleeping in a tent 67 meters away from Arctic Circle. All this experience churned his skills in survival skills, hunting, and fishing, and he learned to live in remote and freezing areas. Initially, he found a tourist guiding company for tourists and hunters named Bushwhack Alaska Guiding and Outfitting. It was not long when his business started to flock tourists, and subsequently, its two more branches were opened.

By this time, he also learned and became a registered pilot and guide. After that, he worked as a part of many hunting groups. All this while, he met a team of National Geographic in his lodge only, and they decided to collaborate. He played one of the main characters in the famous documentary show ‘Life And Below’ and his wife. The show describes the life of those living near the Arctic Circle. They were a part of the show from 2012 to 2016.


Erik personally hasn’t won any award as of such. But the show that he is known for, ‘Life Before Zero’ is a highly acclaimed series. Not only had it ran for 12 seasons but has also won 4 Emmys in various categories.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Erik Salitan in 2021

Erik has been a part of a very successful series, ‘Life After Zero’, and his major income has been from there only. He also runs a tourist guiding company which too is running successfully. As of 2021, Erik’s net worth is estimated at around $500 thousand.

Erik Salitan is a very famous TV personality who has known his role in the series Life After Zero. He had decided his dream from a very young age. He struggled a lot to meet his end and had to live in freezing places. But not only he coped with it, but instead also used this opportunity to learn fishing, hunting, and guiding.

He opened a tourist guide company named Bushwhack Alaska Hunting and Outfitting. Today, not only is he recognized for his role in the famous series, but he is also running his business very successfully. At last, we would like to congratulate him and wish him all the best in his future endeavors.


Facts of Erik Salitan

  • Gender Male
  • full nameErik Salitan
  • birthplaceNew York State, United States
  • Date of Birth February 09, 1984
  • Age 40 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Aquarius
  • Lucky Number 6
  • Lucky Stone Amethyst
  • Lucky Color Turquoise
  • Best Match for Marriage Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$500 Thousand
  • professionTV Personality, Hunter, Guide, Entrepreneur
  • weight80 kg
  • height5’9”
  • hair colorNot Known
  • eye colorNot Known
  • high schoolNot Known

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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