Who is Shay Carl Butler? Bio, Age, Net Worth, Wiki, Relationship, Height

Shay Carl Butler is a YouTube personality and vlogger from the United States. Shay Carl Butler has two YouTube channels: “@shaycarl” and “SHAYTARDS”. Millions of people watch both channels. Shay Cark Butler is a business owner. Along with his friends, he co-founded Maker Studios.

Childhood and Early Life

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Shay Carl Butler is a hot personality who was born on March 5, 1980. Shay’s given name is Shay Carl. Shay, 42, was born in the United States of America. Logan, Utah is where he was born. Carl Butler is his father, and Laurie Butler is his mother.

He was raised with his three siblings. He is the youngest of his siblings. Casey Butler and Logan Butler are his brothers. His sister is Carlie Butler.

Shay’s nationality is American, and her ethnicity is White-Caucasian. A well-known YouTube personality Butler was born under the sign of Pisces.

Butler’s family relocated to Phoenix, Arizona for Shay’s father to attend college there. His father is a computer engineer. Shay could have been raised in Arizona.

We don’t have much information about his educational background. As a result, we don’t know anything about his early education. Shay, on the other hand, enrolled at Idaho State University. He later dropped out of school to work. Unfortunately, he was unable to finish his education.

Shay Carl Butler’s Height and Weight

Carl used to be overweight. He used to weigh 136 kilograms. Later, he became concerned about having a heart attack and began to lose weight. Within a year, he had lost more than 50 kg.

According to sources, he now weighs 80 kg. With a height of 5 feet and 9 inches, he is pretty tall. It measures approximately 175 cm. We don’t have enough information about his other body measurements. Shay has brown hair and brown eyes. In addition, his shoe size is 12.

Quick Facts

Full Name: Shay Butler
Born Date: 05 Mar 1980
Age: 42 years
Horoscope: Pisces
Lucky Number: 8
Lucky Stone: Aquamarine
Lucky Color: Sea Green
Best Match for Marriage: Cancer, Scorpio
Gender: Male
Profession: Youtuber, Actor
Country: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)
Marital Status: married
Married Date: January 3, 2003
Wife Colette Crofts
Net Worth $30 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Birth Place Logan, Utah
Nationality American
Ethnicity White Caucasian
Education Idaho State University
Father Carl Butler
Mother Laurie Butler
Siblings Three (Casey Butler, Logan Butler, and Carlie Butler)
Kids Five
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Social Media: Facebook, Instagram

Shay, a YouTube personality, is very active on social media. He has 985k followers on Instagram and is a verified user. He can be found on Twitter under the handle @shaycarl. Similarly, his Twitter account with the handle @shaycarl has 696.9k followers.

He also has 428k Facebook fans. He is also a verified Facebook user with the handle @shaycarlbook. His ‘SHAYTARDS’ YouTube channel has 4.96k subscribers, while his other channel, shay carl, has 1.67k followers.


‘SHAYTARDS’ was named “Best YouTube Channel or Personality” at Mashable’s 3rd annual Open Web Awards in 2009. The same year, it received a nomination for “Best Non-Fiction or Reality Series” at the 3rd Streamy Awards.

Butler received the fourth Streamy Awards ICON award in the entrepreneurship category in 2014 for Makers Studio. Butler’s Makers Studio was featured in the New York Times. Butler was also dubbed the “most successful video entrepreneur on YouTube” by Forbes.


Butler served a full-time two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Barbados, Trinidad, and Guyana before becoming a successful YouTuber.

He used to work as a granite countertop installer. He also worked as a school bus driver to supplement his income. In addition, he worked as a DJ for Z103.

Shay Carl Butler’s YouTube channel

When his friend Philip DeFranco gave him a shout-out for his YouTube video, he got his big break. His YouTube channel, “@shaycarl,” has 1.67 million subscribers. On August 16, 2007, ‘Fun with Helium and Passing Out’ was uploaded.

‘The Best Dance Number EVER!’ and ‘Ski Backflip’ are two of his most popular videos.

The most viewed video on this channel is ‘SPAGHETTI SYMPHONY! (rap song). It has received 27 million views to date. ‘DAD BUSTS KIDS MAKING MESS!’, ‘EPIC WAR!’, and ‘3-year-old BONER…’ are among the titles. Hilarious!!!’ are the other videos that have crossed 14 million views.


Shay Carl launched his second YouTube channel on October 2, 2008. His channel has 4.96 million subscribers from all over the world. ‘BABYTARD IS SICK!’ is the most popular ‘SHAYTARD’ video. This video has been viewed by over 30 million people.

‘WE GOT A SWIMMING POOL!,’ ‘A BABY IS BORN!,’ and ‘SHAYTARDS FAMILY CANNONBALL!’ are some of the other videos on this channel. Almost all three videos have received over 22 million views. ‘Top 100 New Media Rockstars Channels’ Shay Carl’s YouTube channel came in at number 31.

Butler and his wife, Cotelle, have been hosting the “When the Kids Go to Sleep” podcast. Celebrities such as Terry Crews and Bas Rutten have been interviewed. Butler is also a writer. He and his son Gavin co-wrote the book Fat Dad, Fat Kid.

Maker Studios co-creator

Shay co-founded Maker Studios with fellow YouTubers Lisa and Ben Donovan, Dan Zappin, Philip DeFranco, and Kassem Gharaibeh. The online company primarily concentrated on four networks: Men, Women, Family, and Entertainment.

Cotelle, Shay’s wife, appeared frequently on “Mom’s View Talk Show.” The company was later purchased by ‘The Walt Disney Company for $500 million.


In terms of his acting career, he began working on a web series in 2009. In ‘The Station,’ he played Randy and Shay. In 2010, he played Shay Red in “The Annoying Orange” and also provided a voice for “Cabbage.”

Similarly, ‘No Ordinary Family’ is another TV show in which he demonstrated his acting talent. In one episode, he played a Security Guard. Besides, he became preoccupied with ‘MyMusic’ for two years.

In 2012 and 2013, he played Hipster Metal to perfection. Furthermore, his next project is ‘Wonder Quest,’ in which he voices Heinous. Furthermore, ‘Studio’ is another TV show in which he played Johnny, ‘The Vlogfather.’

The documentary was created by Butler and his friend Corey Vidal. On April 20, 2016, Vlogumetary was released. It’s a 90-minute documentary starring Shay Carl, his YouTube channel ‘SHAYTARDS,’ and other well-known vloggers.

Butler also provided Viking’s voice in Cartoonium’s Shaybeard online cartoon series. Shay appeared in an Adopt the Arts Foundation public service announcement.

Relationship Status

Shay met his future wife at a local theater. Friends have always been a blessing to him. He met his wife, Colette Crofts, at a musical performance of ‘Anything Goes,’ which he attended.

Colette was portraying a sophisticated nightclub singer. It was the second time Colette and Shay met when Collette accepted the wakeboarding offer.

Shay proposed to Colette a year later. As Colette was waiting for her ex-boyfriend to return from a tip initially, Colette didn’t accept the proposal. But, after she decided to move- on and accepted Shay.

On January 3rd, the couple will celebrate their wedding anniversary. In 2003, they married. The couple is blessed with five children. They are Avia Colette, Brock Vincent Butler, Daxton Charles Butler, Emmi Laurie Butler, and Gavin Butler.

On February 12, 2017, Scandal Butler announced that he would be leaving YouTube for a while. He announced on Twitter that his “purpose is to rehab” due to his alcoholism.

He was accused of exchanging sexual messages on Twitter with Aria Nina, an adult webcam model. This story had appeared in International Business Times. Carl later restarted his YouTube channel in March 2018 and worked on his relationship with Collette.

Shay Carl Butler’s Net Worth

Shay has made a good living from vlogging and acting. His sources of income are difficult to pinpoint. However, his net worth is estimated to be $30 million.

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