Matt Dix (born on April 13, 1973) is a 50 year-old American carpenter and TV personality with a net worth of $1 million.
Dixie rose to prominence through his role in Maine Cabin Masters, a reality television show airing on the Magnolia Network (previously known as DIY Network). The show, which centers around contractor Chase Morrill, designer Ashley Morrill, and carpenter Ryan Eldridge, chronicles the restoration and renovation of cabins in Maine. Matt Dix appears as a master carpenter in each episode of the show alongside Jared Baker.
Summary of Matt Dix’s Bio
- Full Name: Matt Dix
- Nickname: Dixie
- Date of Birth: April 13, 1973
- Matt Dix Age: 50 years old
- Place of Birth: Augusta, Maine
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Caucasian
- Religion: Christian
- Marital Status: Married
- Matt Dix’s Wife: Ginna Flagg Dix
- Parents: Dana and Betty Merrill Dix
- Matt Dix’s Height in Inches: 5 feet 7 inches
- Matt Dix’s Height in Centimeters: 170 cm
- Matt Dix’s Weight: 65 Kg
- Matt Dix’s Net Worth: $1 million
- Famous For: Appearing in Maine Cabin Masters
Matt Dix is a Native of Augusta, Maine
Matt Dix is 50 years old. The American was born on April 13, 1973, in Augusta, Maine, to Dana and Betty Merrill Dix, in Augusta, Maine. Not much is known about his father, but it is reported that his mother, Betty used to work as the human resources manager at People’s United Financial. She also served as the Vice President of Human Resources at Maine Bank & Trust.
Matt describes his parents as having been a huge inspiration to him while growing up. The duo have reportedly been married for over five decades. It is not clear who Matt’s siblings are or if he has any, but he has another prominent family member known as Missy Fitch, who lives in Waterville, Maine. She is said to have been a proposal writer for Change Healthcare.
He Became Famous For His Role in Maine Cabin Masters
Matt Dix’s claim to fame came from his appearance in the Magnolia Network reality TV show Maine Cabin Masters. The show is about the restoration and renovation of cabins and cottages in Maine. In each episode, the main characters of the show – contractor Chase Morrill, designer Ashley Morrill, and her carpenter husband Ryan Eldridge, are introduced to a new cabin that is typically in very bad shape and in need of renovation.
To tackle it, the crew comes up with a budget and deadline before going ahead to restore the structure. At the end of the episode, the Cabin Masters will unveil the newly renovated cabin to its owners and ceremoniously hand over its keys.
What Does Max Do on Maine Cabin Masters?
Matt Dix is not a main character on Maine Cabin Masters but appears in each episode of the show as one of the master carpenters. He has been a part of the show since its debut on January 2, 2017. It is currently in its eighth season and has been very highly rated. Maine Cabin Masters was particularly the highest-rated program on the DIY Network during its first three seasons.
What is Matt Dix’s Net Worth and Salary?
Matt Dix is reportedly worth around $1 million. He has made most of his wealth from his work on the Maine Cabin Masters TV show, where he reportedly takes home about $10,000 as salary per episode. Dix’s crew is said to earn an average of $30,000 for each project they work on, and they have been involved in many of them. This includes the Agassiz Village refurbishment, the Kennebec Valley YMCA playground cottage in Augusta, and the Travis Mills Foundation.
With Dix’s extensive knowledge of carpentry, it is believed that he may well have other sources of income that contribute to his bottom line, however, it is his TV work that makes a huge chunk of the pile.
Matt Dix is Married to Ginna Flagg Dix
Matt Dix is happily married. The American carpenter and TV personality is married to Ginna Flagg Dix. It is not exactly known when the couple met and started dating, but they were together for many years before exchanging marital vows on September 22, 2001.
Unlike her husband, who is somewhat famous, Ginna opts for a more private life. The St. Anselm College alumnus makes a living as a health worker. She studied Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practice at Purdue University Global and now works as a Nurse Practitioner (AGNP-C) at the Harold Alfond Center for Cancer Care.
Matt and Ginna are enjoying their best lives together. It is not clear if they have children.
Matt Dix Height and Weight
Matt Dix’s height is listed as 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm) tall, making him shorter than the average American man, who is 5 feet 9 inches tall. The TV personality with brown eyes further weighs approximately 65 kg.