- 1 Who is Amber Scholl?
- 2 How rich is she? Amber Scholl’s Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion
- 4 Educational Background
- 5 Career in Journalism
- 6 Rise to Fame on YouTube
- 7 Other Social Media Platforms and Her Jewelry Line
- 8 Acting Career
- 9 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 10 Personal Life
- 11 Trivia
Who is Amber Scholl?
Amber Brittany Scholl was born on 13 August 1993 under the zodiac sign of Leo, in Silver Spring, Maryland USA. She’s a 30-year-old journalist, video content creator, DIY expert, fashion influencer, and social media sensation, probably best recognized for creating a video series, “Broke Girl Hacks”, for her official self-titled YouTube channel. She is also known for her activity on other social media platforms, such as Instagram and TikTok. Besides her internet-based career, Amber is an upcoming actress.
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How rich is she? Amber Scholl’s Net Worth
As of the latter part of 2023, Amber’s net worth is estimated at over $1.5 million; acquired not only through her thriving social media-based career, which includes brand endorsements, modeling contracts, video monetization, various advertisements, and partnerships with fellow social media influencers, but also from the sales of her jewelry line. Additionally, she’s increased her wealth through her engagement in journalism and acting.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion
Amber spent her early years until the age of 12 in her hometown of Silver Spring, when she relocated with her family to Scottsdale, Arizona. She was raised by her father, Russell Scholl, and her mother, whose name is unknown to the public, but who goes by the username ‘proudaaabear’ on Instagram. Speaking about her siblings, it’s known that has two younger sisters, named Alyssa and Angela. Amber is very close to her family. and they frequently feature in her YouTube videos. She holds American nationality and belongs to the White Caucasian ethnic group. Regarding her heritage, she is of Polish, Irish, German, and Russian descent. In terms of religion, Amber declares her affiliation with Christianity.
Looking at her educational background, Amber matriculated from Desert Mountain High School in 2011, where, she was a varsity cheerleader. After completing her high school education, she enrolled into the private Christian Pepperdine University located in Malibu, California. During her college years, Amber was a member of the Tri-Delta Sorority, being active in organizing fundraising campaigns for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She was also a part of the Society of Professional Journalism. Amber obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism in 2015.
Career in Journalism
Before rising to prominence as a social media personality, Amber pursued her professional career in journalism. According to her LinkedIn profile, she spent four months working as an intern for Clevver Media, where she took on such responsibilities as researching and writing daily entertainment news stories from May to August 2013. Subsequently, she got a chance to work as an entertainment correspondent and host of a celebrity fashion show for Blanco Bleu Productions’ YouTube channel from 2013 to 2014, before she transitioned to Maximo TV, where she maintained her role as an entertainment correspondent, attending red carpet events and interviews numerous celebrities. Concurrently, she’s been serving as a social media manager for oceanup.com since 2011, and has been working in the position of a celebrity host for WMTV since 2012.
Rise to Fame on YouTube
Parallel with her engagement in journalism, Amber ventured into the social media industry as soon as she recognized the potential for advancing her career in that way. She established her primary platform on YouTube to show her talents, express her creativity, and connect with a diverse audience, and launched her official self-titled channel on 13 October 2011 and she became active there in February of the following year when she uploaded her debut video, entitled “Why I Want to Host Red Carpets 🙂”. Her content initially included interviews with various celebrities, until she eventually expanded it by covering themes related to fashion and beauty, such as make-up and hair tutorials. She also added storytimes, Q&A videos, and home tours, before she focused on producing mostly DIY videos. Her channel quickly became viral as she accumulated over 300,000 subscribers in just three months, which encouraged her to continue filming videos of the same content. Moreover, she created video series, such as “Broke Girl Hacks”, “Girl’s Guide To Life”, “Pretending to be a Beauty Guru”, “DIY Fashion”, etc.
With over 650 videos, she’s amassed nearly 3.7 million subscribers, while her videos have been viewed almost 560 million times in total. Some of her most popular videos include “MAKING A DRESS OUT OF TRASH BAGS!”, “DIY THRIFT STORE WEDDING DRESS MAKEOVER!”, and “HOW TO MAKE OLD JEANS INTO SHORTS!”, among many others.
Other Social Media Platforms and Her Jewelry Line
After growing a substantial following on YouTube, Amber decided to expand her influence to other social media platforms. She gained enormous popularity on the widely acclaimed TikTok application, on which she regularly shares engaging short-form videos of herself wearing different costumes. Her official TikTok account can be found under the username ‘amberscholl’. Speaking about the number of her followers and likes on the platform, Amber has boasted nearly 860,000 followers, while her videos have amassed an impressive count of more than 14.3 million likes. Additionally, she shares similar content to Instagram, on which she runs an official account under the same username ‘amberscholl’ – her posts there have attracted over 920,000 followers. Besides TikTok and Instagram, she’s also established herself on the X platform, previously known as Twitter, on which she goes by the nickname ‘@AmberScholl’ and has accumulated more than 150,000 followers.
Amber’s successful social media career has brought her numerous opportunities. In addition to her accomplishments, she tried herself as a jewelry designer. She’s the owner of a jewelry collection, called 333 & Co. Jewelry.
Speaking further about her talents, Amber also ventured into the world of acting, having been a SAG-AFTRA registered actress since 2014. Her debut acting appearance came in 2016 when she landed a small role as Scarlett in an episode of the comedy TV series “VIA; Declassified”, sharing the screen with such actors as Via Garcia, Ron Nery Jr., and Matthew Campbell. She is represented by Marienor Madrilejo at Abrams Artists Agency.
She’s also appeared as a guest in such shows as “Brennen Taylor Show” (2011), “Sam And Colby: The Paranormal” (2020), and “I Spent A Day With…” (2022), to name a few.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Amber has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 3ins (1.60m), while her weight is around 117lbs (53kgs). Her vital statistics are 32-24-34, bra size 32C, dress size 4 (US), and shoe size 8 (US). Moreover, she likes tattoos, and two years ago got her first tattoo on her right leg.
Amber isn’t very open when it comes to speaking about her personal love life. She likes to keep all the details about that to herself, despite which there were some rumors that she was previously romantically linked to renowned musician and social media star Colby Brock since the two created together content for social media in 2020. Nonetheless, the two confirmed that they are just friends. In terms of her current boyfriend, Amber’s relationship status remains a mystery, however, her fans believe that she is probably single. Her current residence is in Los Angeles, California.
Amber is an animal lover and her deep affinity for animals led her to adopt a vegetarian lifestyle as she doesn’t eat meat or fish. Her favorite animals were bugs when she was a child and she would collect and raise caterpillars until they transformed into butterflies.
Furthermore, she was a competitive ice skater during her youth.
Before embarking on her YouTube and journalism careers, Amber worked as a Postmates driver.