Maksim Aleksandrovich Chmerkovskiy professionally known as Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a well known Ukrainian-American choreographer, instructor and Latin-ballroom dance champion, reality TV personality and media personality.
Maksim is best known for his involvement in the American reality dance TV show, Dancing with the Stars. He first appeared on the TV show in its second season.
With the TV series and his profession as a professional choreographer, Maksim has garnered a huge net worth of $8 million, further elevated by Dancing With the Stars. While the TV show earned him thousands of dollars, he found the love of his life, his wife, Peta Murgatroyd in the show.
The couple is now parents to a lovely baby boy.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy and his wife Pet Murgatroyd began dating in 2012 after they met on the sets of Dancing With the Stars. However, just after 10 months of their relationship, they separated.
Again in October 2014, they reconciled and have been together ever since. They got engaged on 5 December 2015. The 39-year old dancer proposed his partner on the stage of Sway: A Dance Trilogy held in Miami, Florida.
The couple welcomed their only child to date, a son named Shai Aleksander on 4 January 2017.
The parents of one exchanged their wedding vows on 8 July 2017 at the beautiful location of Long Island, New York City. They held a contemporary ceremony.
Prior to his companionship with now-wife Peta, Maksim was in a relationship with fellow Dancing With the Stars pro, Karin Smirnoff. Maksim and Karin dated briefly in 2009, for nine months.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy has an estimated net worth of $8 million, as of 2019, accumulated throughout his years of career as a professional dancer, choreographer, and reality TV personality.
Though the details of his income as a choreographer and dance instructor is still unknown, any professional choreographer based in the US has a median salary of $45,940 annually. While some make a whopping $95,100 or less than $20,000, according to study.com.
As a reality TV personality, Maksim makes a major part of his income from the reality TV series Dancing With the Stars and is ranked as the second wealthiest Dancing With the Stars cast by Fame10, with the first place owned by the American singer, actress, and dancer, Julianne Hough. The actress has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Maksim isn’t the only one cutting the bread in his family, his wife Peta Murgatroyd also has thousands of dollars to go with. Peta’s net worth is estimated at $500 thousand, as of 2019.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy is 39 years of age at present. He was born in the years 1980 and celebrates his birthday every year on the 17th of January.
His sun sign is Capricorn.
The 39-year old actor is a well-known name of social pages. His Instagram boasts a fan base of 734.7k followers and his Twitter account has 645k followers as of April 2019. Maksim seems to a family guy and is often seen flaunting his personal life on social pages, along with his professional side.