Alan Walker’s Net Worth: Career & Income

As of May 2021, Alan Walker’s net worth is a staggering $19 Million.

Earlier known as “DJ Walkzz,” Alan Walker, an American most loved DJ and record producer based in Northampton, United Kingdom.

He is a self-taught artist who is an inspiration for many struggling artists out there.

He caught most of everyone’s attention in 2015 when he released his single entitled “Faded,” which in the end got platinum recognition by more than 10 international countries.

It crossed 3 Billion views with 22M likes on his own YouTube channel. And also the fact that he was only 19 when he released the album “Faded.”

On the 24th of August, 1997, Walker was born to Philip Alan Walker and Hilde Omdal Walker in Northampton, UK.

Since his birth, he’s authorized for dual citizenship owing to his parental base.

He shifted to Norway with his parents and sisters when he was 2 years old. His two siblings, one elder sister, named Camilla Joy and the other younger brother named Andreas Walker, raised him.

Alan Walker, during an interview with an online big magazine.

However, he started making his music on his computer with software named “FL Studio.”

Then, he posted his work on YouTube and Sound Cloud and took feedback from the listeners. Later in 2015, he finally made a hit single, “Faded,” with the help of Sony Music Sweden and MER Musikk.

This single has over 3 Billion views, and 22 Million likes so far. None other than that, it is also the 6th most liked video on YouTube.

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You may know AlanWalker, but do you know his personal life?

Alan Walker’s Quick Facts

Full Name Alan Olav Walker
Nickname DJ Walkzz
Birth Date 24th of August, 1997
Birth Place Northampton, UK
Hometown Bergen, Norway
Religion N/A
Nationality English-Norwegian
Ethnicity Norwegian
Education N/A
Horoscope Virgo
Father’s Name Philip Alan Walker
Mother’s Name Hilde Omdal Walker
Siblings Camilla Joy (elder sister)
Andreas Walker (younger brother)
Age years old
Height In Centimetres – 180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
Weight In Kilograms – 72 Kg, In Pounds – 159 lbs
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light Brown
Skin Tone Type II: Fair Skin
Profession Music Producer, DJ
Marital Status In a relationship
Gender Male
Sexual Orientation  Straight
Girlfriend Viivi Niemi
Wife/ Spouse Name No
Children No
Website  Walker Gaming
School N/A
Net Worth  $19 Million
Social Media TwitterFacebookInstagram
Last Update June, 2024

Alan Walker’s Net worth and Income

Alan Walker’s Net worth

As of June, 2024, Alan Walker’s net worth is a staggering $19 Million, and his annual salary is estimated to be over $1 to $1.2Million.  He started earning very well in 2016.

However, the net worth was not as attractive as it now. Let’s see a chart above how Walker’s revenue increased and decreased every year:

Year Earnings
2016 $181.9K -$248K
2017 $192.3K -$262.2K
2018 $200.6K -$273.6K
2019 $94.3K -$128.6K
2020 $151.1K -$206K
2021 $145K -$197.8K

Alan Walker’s Income

Alan Walker’s monthly income is between $170k to $250k.

Since he has his own YouTube channel with 39.2 Million subscribers and the views on the videos he uploads hardly fail to cross a million views. He earns very well from YouTube too. On the other hand, he also became the most subscribed YouTube channel in Norway.

Moreover, he releases every single news throughout the year. But overall, the major source of income comes from his career as a record producer by releasing singles, recordings, and albums and collaborating with other famous producers.

Similarly, Walker also owns a website where he updates all of his tours worldwide, and concerts that will be held, in conclusion, allowed him to such an excellent net worth.

Alan Walker’s House, Car


There is no exact information regarding the residence he lives in. But he mentioned in of his vlogs that he lives in Bergan, Norway, along with his dog named Happy.

Since it’s his hometown, he said in one of his vlogs, “88 Questions with Alan Walker,” that he would rather stay in Bergan forever than leave Bergan forever.

Likewise, he also mentions that every floor of his house is pretty much covered by “Martin Whatson.”

Furthermore, he also made a vlog, “WELCOME TO MY HOME – Unmasked Vlog.”


Walker owns two cars; “Audi S3” is worth $43,000, and “Ferrari” is worth $276,550. However, in one of his videos, he says that his dream car is “Audi R8” and looks forward to upgrading Ferrari.

Alan Walker with his Ferrari
Alan Walker with his Ferrari

Alan Walker’s Lifestyle

As his childhood was in the digital era, he grew up interested in computer science, which later became a great passion for programming and graphics designing.

Since he had no musical base background, he was self-taught through different tutorials from the resources or posted on YouTube.

Moreover, Alan Walker never completed high school as he was always sure “Music producer” to be his career path. Giving a debut performance at the Winter X Games in Oslo on the 27th of February in 2015. And then drops out of his high school.

Later, he himself learned how to produce music by watching the tutorials uploaded on YouTube and by approaching DJ Ness, who also taught him to play.

Moreover, he also created a logo for himself after the grand success, consisting of intertwined “A” and “W,” designed by himself.

Alan Walker's self made up logo
Alan Walker’s self-made up logo

Alan Walker Charity Work

The fact that Alan Walker’s net worth is a staggering $19 Million, he has a great hand in making this earth a better place to live.

As of Walker’s Twitter post, posted on Oct 26, 2019, he claims to donate $100.001 to plant 100.001 trees. The “TEAM TREES CAMPAIGN” was initiated by one of the top YouTubers, Mr. Beast.

Alan Walker's charity tweet
Alan Walker’s charity tweet

Furthermore, he also created a fundraising page and wrote a short story on “JustGiving.”

He says that on November 4th and 5th, he and his friends were linked to the Birmingham Insurance Institute council, which is cycling from Birmingham to London.

Moreover, he also mentions that they are doing this for a very worthy charity, the Birmingham Children’s Hospital.

He hopes to raise as much money as possible to smash his team’s target of £4,000.


iSpot TV posted the most recent commercials by Alan Walker, which are yet to be published officially.

Therefore, it is coming soon. They are: ‘Open The World of Music. It’s All Here.’ Song by The Beatles and ‘Made for Listening’ Song by Tame Impala.

Alan Walker: Career

Alan Walker started his career in the music industry in 2012 when he was listening to Whistle. He also approached DJ, intending to know how he has produced his music so far.

Walker was 18 years old when he finally released his first official single in 2014 -‐ the melodic electro house track ”Fade,” uploaded by “NoCopyrightSounds,” and started his career.

Alan Walker winning Norwegian Grammy Awards 2019
Alan Walker winning Norwegian Grammy Awards 2019

Along the year, Walker released another single, “Sing Me to Sleep,” featuring singer Iselin Solheim. This song also happened to be another greatest hit of his, which had over 500+ Million views on YouTube.

In conclusion, let’s see the table below regarding his career from 2012 to date:

Year Accomplishment
2012 He started his career pursuing music. Created music with the software “FL Studio” and posted it on “YouTube” and “SoundCloud.” And took feedback from his listeners.
2014 He released his track “Fade” in august and re-released it with the record label, ‘NoCopyrightSounds.’ by November.
2015  Gave his debut live performance at the ‘Winter X games,’ held in Oslo. Also performed 15 tracks, including ‘Faded.’ In April 2016, Walker performed at the ‘Echo Awards,’ in Germany.
2016  Released the song, ‘Sing Me to Sleep,’ featured singer Iselin Solheim, a grand success. He has over 400 million views on ‘YouTube.’ He released the song ‘Alone,’ featuring the Swedish singer Noonie Bao by December.
At the same time of the month, Walker held the first concert in his hometown, Bergen.
2017 Released the instrumental version of the song, ‘Ignite.’ In May 2017, he recorded his first song with Irish singer Gavin James.
2018  In May 2018, Walker released the vocal version of the song, ‘Ignite,’ which featured Norwegian singer Julie Bergan and South Korean singer Seungri.

3 Facts about Alan Walker

  • Mostly, Walker composes his music by utilizing conjoint of the software FL Studio used by most starters.
  • Besides, music-making Walker is also interested in golf playing. He recently has posted a video of it on Instagram.
  • Alan Walker always covers his face with a mask while on the stage is The singer baptized it as a sign of unity which makes individuals equal.


  • “I still pursue graphic design as a hobby that I started way back in 2010 -2011. I was able to design my logo on my own and carry out the designing job of my other stuff because of my knack for graphic designing. …”
  • “The creation of ‘Fade,’ which became ‘Faded’ later on, was greatly inspired by tracks like ‘Nova.’ ‘Nova’ has a wonderful tune and its progression throughout the entire track is mind-blowing. …”
  • “Hans Zimmer’s ‘Time’ is extremely melodic and has a unique progression throughout the entire track. That is why I choose it. Also, I am a big piano melody fan, and ‘Time’ is just the best for me. …”

FAQS About Alan Walker

Is Alan walker a hacker?

Besides the music industry, Walker had a keen interest in Computer Science in his early days, and later it became a passion for programming and graphics designing.

But he is not a professional hacker or something. We can assume that he might do minor hacking per his interest but definitely not the professional one.

Is Alan walker married?

No, he is not married. But once he did reveal his girlfriend “Viivi Niemi” in his Instagram question, but is not married to her yet.

Why Alan walker wears a mask all the time?

In one of his interviews, he said, “It is to keep a low profile while maintaining the mental image they have given me. I think it’s pretty cool.

Also, a little twist that makes people ask themselves questions about who really is the person behind Alan Walker.”

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