Captain Phil Harris Net Worth $2 Million
Phil Harris was born in Bothell, Washington in December 19th, 1956. Harris began fishing together with his father at age 8, after high school he began crab fishing. Initially Harris worked on a crab boat without pay until he proved his worth at 21 years of age when he became the youngest captain on the Bering Sea.
From 2004 until he died, Harris and his boat were followed by an embedded film crew for the show Deadly Catch which earned him most of his wealth. His boat, Cornelia Marie was first featured on television through the opilio crab portion of Season 1 as a partner ship of F/V Maverick. The boat was greatly involved with the hunt for Big Valley, a sunken vessel. Initially he revealed signs of progress but his condition worsened and he expired from intra cranial hemorrhage on February 9th, 2010.