"American Pickers" star Mike Wolfe was paid $500,000 for the 2013 season of the show, while cohorts of the show, Frank Fritz made $300,000 plus bonuses and Danielle Colby Cushman is said to have a net worth of $1.5 million, but her income from the show in 2013 is not revealed. As of 2015 the three stars of the "American Pickers" show have been on the air since 2010, and the show airs on the History Channel.
Mike Wolfe is the owner of Antique Archaeology, where he salvages vintage and antique items and resells them. The History Channel started following his interactions at the shop and eventually turned it into one of its highest rated shows. With the help of the show, Wolfe's clientele has grown and between his shop and the show, his net worth in 2013 was estimated to be $7 million.
Frank Fritz and Wolfe have been friends for over 20 years and Fritz is in business with Wolfe at Antique Archaeology. Fritz and Wolfe also operate a business called Rustoration where Fritz earns an income from too.
Danielle Colby-Cushman operates the office functions of Antique Archaeology, but also earns income running her own business, 4 Miles 2 Memphis, which is a clothing boutique that sells retro apparel. She is also a fashion designer and makes clothes for her store.