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Blue Collar Millionaires

Blue Collar Millionaires
Genre Documentary
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 8
Executive producer(s)
  • Joel Zimmer
  • Pam LaLima
  • SallyAnn Salsano
Camera setup Multiple
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel CNBC
Original release July 15, 2015 (2015-07-15)[1] – present
External links

Blue Collar Millionaires is an American television docu-series which airs on CNBC. The series follows different Americans with blue collar occupations who have become millionaires.[2] The eight part half-hour series was commissioned by CNBC in January 2015[3] and is produced by 495 Productions.[1]


  • Broadcast 1
  • Episodes 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


The series premiered in America on CNBC on 15 July 2015, with two episodes airing back-to-back. Two new episodes premiered for the following three weeks.[1]


No. in
Title[4] Original air date U.S. viewers
1 "Trash to Cash" July 15, 2015 (2015-07-15) N/A
A concrete pourer explains how he earned enough to live in a mountain mansion, a woman turns her fondness for horses into an empire and two best friends quit the corporate world to instead make money throwing out rubbish.
2 "Just Killin' It" July 15, 2015 (2015-07-15) N/A
Find out how a man from Texas makes a killing cleaning up hazardous products, an exterminator who makes millions from squishing bugs and a couple's fortune from the tattoo industry.
3 "Reap What You Sew" July 22, 2015 (2015-07-22) N/A
Find out how a farmhand began an auto empire, a couple made a fortune farming unusual animals and how a musician made a career in industrial curtains.
4 "Smells Like Money" July 22, 2015 (2015-07-22) N/A
Follow how a man gets rich in the oil game, a taxidermist makes his fortune and an immigrant gets filthy rich in the waste disposal industry.
5 "A Whole Can of Worms" July 29, 2015 (2015-07-29) 363,000[5]
Discover how a technician from Florida became a leader, a couple from California made money from worms and a college dropout turns junk into treasure.
6 "Through the Roof" July 29, 2015 (2015-07-29) N/A
Find out how a local roofer rose to the top, a landscaper grew his part-time job into an empire and an immigrant from India who owns a series of service stations.
7 "Out of the Ashes" August 5, 2015 (2015-08-05) 360,000[6]
Meet a LA mechanic who found business in an underground car culture, a father and son who started a flooring business inspired by wild fires and a manufacturing mogul from Detroit.
8 "Money Grows on Trees" August 5, 2015 (2015-08-05) 310,000[6]
We meet a man who went from driving a limo to being driven in one, an arborist who built a business and a roofer who got rich.


  1. ^ a b c "CNBC’s New Series ‘Blue Collar Millionaires’ to Premiere Wednesday, July 15th". CNBC. 1 July 2015. Archived from the original on 31 July 2015. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
  2. ^ "CNBC Announces Three New Primetime Original Series Coming This Summer".  
  3. ^ "CNBC Breaks Primetime Records in 2014 - Delivers Best Year Since 2001 in Primetime".  
  4. ^ "Blue Collar Millionaires: Season 1 Episodes". TV Guide. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
  5. ^ Metcalf, Mitch. "SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 7.29.2015". ShowBuzzDaily. Retrieved 31 July 2015. 
  6. ^ a b Metcalf, Mitch. "SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 100 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 8.5.2015". ShowBuzzDaily. Retrieved 7 August 2015. 

External links

  • Official website
  • Blue Collar Millionaires at TV Guide
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