Keith Lee’s net worth is estimated to be $3 Million. He is a former MMA fighter turned TikTok star, showcasing his immense talents both in and out of the octagon. Keith came to the spotlight after reviewing 303 cheesecake sandwiches on his TikTok profile.
Thanks to his incredible talent, he garnered millions of followers on social media by sharing athletic content and reviewing food. Keith was 26 years old when he started sharing content on TikTok. Before this, he pursued his career as an MMA fighter.
Keith amassed over 1 million followers on Instagram and a whopping 15 million fans on TikTok. As of now, Lee is more popular, successful, financially stable, and straight-up influential than he ever was during his fighting career. Let’s take a look at the biography and net worth of Keith Lee.
Keith Lee’s Net Worth
|Keith Killa Lee
|Social Media Personality,
Former MMA Fighter
The former MMA fighter Keith “Killa” Lee was born on October 4, 1996, in Detroit, Michigan. Keith always aspired to follow in the footsteps of his older brother, Kevin Lee, and make a name for himself in the UFC octagon.
After graduating from South Field High School, Keith moved to Las Vegas and landed his first job as a sandwich artist at a local Jimmy John’s for the summer. He began attending college to study sports science but wasn’t able to pay his tuition fee. As a result, Keith found himself kicked out of the college.
Soon, Keith came up with the idea of combat spots. Aside from his brother being a trained professional, his father was a street fighter who taught both sons the art of self-defense from an early age.
Keith Lee Net Worth Growth
|Last 5 Years
When Keith was 26 years old, he took his passion more seriously and recognized that he had to stop relying on anyone other than himself. Keith Lee started his fighting career in January 2015, but since his older brother was already known in the business, he skipped beginner classes and went straight to sparring with UFC-level athletes in jiu-jitsu and kickboxing.
From 2016 to 2017, Keith participated in some Amature Boats for a promotion called “Tough Enough”. Additionally, he earned himself a Stellar 4-0 record. In January 2017, he took part in his professional match. Though he lost the first belt by decision he won his next 5 out of 7 fights.
Keith Lee competed in four fights in the Bellator Octagon in 2020, winning two and losing two. Unfortunately, that wasn’t a good enough record to keep him in their ranks. In late 2021, Bellator decided to dismiss him. From that point forward, the young athlete found himself at a crossroads with no idea where his life would take him next.
Social Media Stardom
At 26, Keith leveraged his existing social media following from his athletic career to become a social media star. Keith created a TikTok account to craft his post-match interview skills for MMA media scrums.
For most of his life, Keith says that he suffered from social anxiety. As a result, he always felt like he botched his interview sessions, so joining TikTok started as a means to improve his communication skills.
When Keith first got into producing TikTok videos, he focused his content on his family. Shooting videos would often take Keith about an hour and a half to create a two-minute video because he was so nervous. Keith Lee accumulated a net worth of $3 million.
After a series of early attempts, Keith eventually worked through the panic and calmed himself down. Then his content gradually began to shift into cooking-related content.
His wife’s second pregnancy changed everything when she began craving a whole bunch of wild and crazy stuff. Keith recorded himself searching for what she wanted and then uploaded the results.
Soon afterward, Keith was contacted by the folks over at “People VS Food” a popular YouTube channel with over 12.5 million subscribers. Keith told his wife about his new plan, he was gonna start producing food reviews before appearing on “People VS Food”.
Keith garnered massive fame when he began sharing videos about reviewing food. To make this type of content, he used to sit in front of the camera explaining how much he spent and where he got the food from as well as the number of dishes he was trying.
Keith then rates each item on a scale of 1 to 10 and accumulates millions of followers in the process. The turning point of his career came when he went to Las Vegas to try “303 In the Cut” food’s cheesecake sandwich.
He uploaded the video on social media rating 10 out of 10 and the clip went viral collecting over 6 million views within 24 hours. The owner of the food truck called Keith up to let him know that their line was stretching across two parking lots.
Keith’s Business Success
Since Keith’s reviews went viral, “303 In the Cut Food Truck” continues to report astronomical sales. From there, his videos helped a handful of businesses to amass over 50, thousand US dollars in product within 12 hours.
After considering monumental success to this point some people online are wondering if Keith will begin charging businesses to review their meals. But Keith remains empathetic that he doesn’t plan on doing so. He says he continues to pay for every meal out of his pocket as well.
In 2023, Keith began getting tagged by several businesses struggling to survive or gain a footing in a crowded and competitive market. Keith has done his best by trying out their Cuisine when he gets the chance. He also remains brutally honest, if he doesn’t like a dish he’s gonna let everybody know.
Keith Lee Relationship
Keith Lee has been in a relationship with his girlfriend Ronni Lee since 2016. The couple married and welcomed two kids, daughters Riley and Karter and they are having a good time. The family is living a luxurious lifestyle. Keith’s wife Ronni is also a content creator who often appears in his TikTok videos.
Keith Lee Net Worth
Keith Lee has a net worth of $2.5 million as of 2024. His TikTok page remains a pretty positive space. For instance, the Las Vegas Pizzeria known as “Frankensons” has seen an explosion in popularity after Keith featured them on his account.
Now folks from Iowa, California, and Utah are traveling to Las Vegas to give this Pizza place a taste. It is helping out restaurants like the Frankensons, a happy side effect of Keith Lee’s new business model.
Keith’s foo reviews have finally provided a solid living environment for him and his family. He entered into a partnership with “Chipotle Mexican Grill” after one of his reviews about a customer-made quesadilla and dipping sauce gained traction with his audience.
Keith Lee’s newfound popularity has inspired him to give up on his ambitions for MMA. He still trains daily and plans on competing again professionally sometime soon. With his profile suddenly booming, he has received a few offers.
However, he plans to take his time and choose wisely, whether it’s an upcoming fight or a partnership in the social media realm. Any potential decisions will be made with great care.
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