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Matthew Roloff Wiki, Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Married, Children

People like Matthew Roloff genuinely inspire us never to give up and keep struggling to achieve our goals. While being dealt with a wrong hand which caused him to live with Dwarfism, he has grown up to a renowned TV actor, author, and motivational speaker with a hefty salary and net worth. It is our honor to give you essential information about him and his career and personal life like his wife or girlfriend. Learn more about the star of ‘Little People Big world.’

Learn more about Matthew Roloff’s married life with a wife, Amy Roloff, children, and divorce reason. Also, get to know about Matthew Roloff’s net worth and bio-wiki.

Who is Matthew Roloff?

Matthew Roloff is most notably renowned for appearing in the reality series ‘Little People Big World’ which recently wrapped up its 19th and final season. He has also written several books and is a motivational speaker. People are attracted to Matthew’s interesting and motivating life of struggling with Dwarfism while being a productive member of society.

Born on October 7, 1961, Matthew Roloff is currently 57 years old but will soon be 58 years old by the end of 2019. Matthew was born in San Francisco, California to parents Ron and Peggy Roloff. He suffers from diastrophic dysplasia, degenerative Dwarfism in his childhood and he had to go through 15 operations as a child.

Image of Matthew Roloff from TV show, The Little People Big World
Matthew Roloff from TV show, The Little People Big World

The Little People Big World star also had two siblings growing up, an older sister Ruth and a younger brother Sam. His educational background is not known, but we know through the show that he worked as a computer programmer in Silicon Valley, sold software systems, and finally took a job as a consultant.

A career in ‘Little People, Big World’

Matthew Roloff, along with his wife Amy Roloff was pitched the idea of ‘Little People Big World‘ by TLC in 2006. They happily accepted not just for the fun experience but also because they thought, “nothing like this has even been on the air.”

Their show was well-received by the fans, and the show featured not just them but their entire family mainly their four children, Jeremy, Zach, Molly, and Jacob. Jeremy and Zach were fraternal twins, and Zach suffered from achondroplasia dwarfism just like his mother, Amy.

The show was initially set to end after six seasons in 2010 but after positive ratings even from the specials and the spin-off series ‘Little People Big World: Wedding Farm,’ the show returned in 2013 for a season 7 which continued to their actual last season 19 in 2019. The series displayed Matt and Amy’s day to day job as farmers and many interpersonal problems for the family.

How much is Matthew Roloff worth? Salary 2019

Even though Matthew Roloff is mostly given credit as a TV actor for his reality show ‘Little People Big World,’ the 57-year-old has many other sources of income. Which is why Matthew Roloff can hold an estimated net worth of more than 4.5 million dollars.

Image of American actor, Matthew Roloff net worth is $4.5 million
American actor, Matthew Roloff net worth is $4.5 million

The expectantly huge salary that he receives from the show remains an undisclosed amount, but he also gets a salary from authorship. He has written multiple successful books like ‘Against Tall Odds: Being a David in a Goliath World’ and ‘Little Family, Big Values: Lessons in Love, Respect and Understanding for Families of Any Siz.’

He also released children’s book, ‘”Little Lucy, Big Race,” which he dedicated to his grandson, Jackson. His career as an author certainly plays a significant role in his humongous net worth.

Despite writing, Matt is also an exceptional motivational speaker. Matthew Roloff is a member of the National Speakers Association and spoken corporate events of Walmart, Tyson Foods and United Healthcare. Matthew Roloff has also made appearances in talk shows like The Oprah Winfrey Show, The View, Good Morning America, to name a few. So all of his sources of income give you a clear idea of the cause of his astounding net worth

Is Matthew Roloff Married? Meet his Wife and Children.

Matthew Roloff is currently not married. He used to be married to his ex-wife Amy Roloff who he shared the spotlight within their show ‘Little People Big World.’ Matthew had met his wife to be in 1987 at the Little People of America convention. Matthew Roloff and his wife, Amy Roloff, instantly hit it off and had a quick engagement followed by getting married on September 12, 1997.

Image of Matthew Roloff with his ex-wife Amy Roloff and with their kids
Matthew Roloff with his ex-wife Amy Roloff and with their kids

Through their married life they had four children together, firstly Jeremy and Zach who were fraternal twins born in 1990. Zach was born with achondroplasia, the same kind of Dwarfism his mother has.

Then they had their two younger children, daughter Molly in 1993 and son Jacob in 1997. Even with four children and 27 years of marriage, the couple couldn’t save their married life as they split in March 2014 and had their divorce finalized by May 2016.

Caption: Matthew Roloff Girlfriend history explained by ‘Nicki Swift’

Personal Life

Matthew Roloff may not be married, but he currently has a loving girlfriend in his personal life. He is presently involved with girlfriend Caryn Chandler, and reports suggest that they are getting quite serious with their relationship.

Image of Matthew Roloff with his girlfriend Caryn Chandler
Matthew Roloff with his girlfriend, Caryn Chandler

Caryn used to work on Matt and Amy’s farm for more than ten years but does not work there anymore for some time now. We don’t know if Caryn was also previously married like her boyfriend, Matt but she does have two children of her own, Connor and Brittany. She is from Arizona, so she and Matthew have to divide their times among their two homes in different states.

Quick Facts about Matthew Roloff

Full Name Matthew James Roloff
Age 57 years eight months
Birthdate October 7, 1961
Birth Place San Francisco, California, USA
Nationality American
Ethnicity North American (White/Caucasian)
Profession Reality star, actor, author, consultant, entrepreneur, motivational speaker, computer programmer
Spouse Amy Roloff (married 1987-2017)
Net Worth 4.5 million USD
Height 4ft 48 inches
Weight 55 kg (121 pounds)
Marital Status Divorce
Children 4 (sons: Jeremy and Zach (fraternal twins), Jacob and daughter Molly
Social Media Facebook





Matthew Roloff is an author, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur but many mostly recognize him as the star of ‘Little People Big World.’ You know a little about his ex-wife Amy and their children but here know more about his career, net worth, salary, and personal life.

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