Martha Mae Salitan

Martha Mae Salitan

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Updated On February 1, 2022
Alaska, United States
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Alaska, United States

 An American television personality, Martha Mae Saliton particularly became famous after making a debut on a documentary television series Life Below Zero alongside her husband Erika Salitan. Martha Mae loves the outdoor life. The series Life Below Zero illustrates the real-life condition of Alaska. 

Early Life and Childhood

Martha Mae Salitan was born in Alaska. Her birth date is still unknown to the public. Similarly, there is no information regarding her father’s name, mother’s name, and siblings’ details. It seems that she is a very private person and she does not choose to share her detail in public.

Additionally, Salitan is of a Caucasian accent and belongs to American nationality. Talking about her childhood memory, she grew up in Iliamna. In her childhood time, Salitan spent most of the time with her family. With her family, she was able to learn many things such as sports fishing, experiencing nature, cooking, and so on. Furthermore, she is very sociable. She always left her guest happy when they used to come to her exotic lodge.

Moreover, there is no detailed information regarding her educational background and achievement in education until now.

Professional life

Professionally, Martha Mae Salitan started her television career after making a debut on the documentary television series named Life Before Zero on the year 19 May 2013. She had emerged along with her husband Erik Salitan. Presently, the duo lives at the 67 miles north of the Arctic Circle in Wiseman, Alaska. Besides, National Geographic Channel premiered the series. The series is based on the real-life circumstances of the people of Alaska.

It is based on the story of people who survives in remote areas of Alaska under 0 degree. Likewise, the documentary series was produced by BBC Worldwide. Additionally, the series demonstrated the people’s daily struggling, hunting for survival, and using the limited resources that they had. The other stars of the series are Jessie Holmes, Andy Bassich, Agnes Hailstone, Glenn Villeneuve, Chip Hailstone, and Sue Aikens.

At present, the series is still airing and it has a total of 12 seasons. She and her husband, Erika had joined the series in 2013 but they sadly left the show in 2016. With their performance on the series, the fans and followers have appraised their living style.

Awards and Nominations

Talking about the awards and achievements that she has received till now, her series has earned several awards such as Outstanding Cinematography for a Reality Program (2016), Outstanding Picture Editing for an Unstructured Reality Program (2017). Similarly, the series has also received Outstanding Cinematography for Reality Program awards twice in 2018 and 2019.

Moreover, many viewers, the public, and analysts have praised the lifestyle and survival of both she and her husband, Erik.

Net worth and income

With not much information related to her property and income, it is estimated that she and her spouse has a net worth of $ 400 thousand. The main source of her income is her television appearance. Besides, she is also the holder of Birch Hill Cemetery and Blanchard Family Funeral home.

Apart from this, Salitan and her husband charged $4500 per episode of Life Below Zero series. Alongside this, the couple also possesses two cottages in the remote Brooks Range and others in Peninsula.

Personal life 

Presently, Martha is married and has a son. She met her husband, Erik Saliton in Alaska and their journey began as friends. However, they ended up getting married. The marriage date of the couple is not revealed yet. The couple has a son named Lucas Salitan who was born in 2010. The couple lives happily together and has been able to live in tough conditions until now.

Martha Mae Salitan

Caption: Martha Mae Salitan with her family posing for a photo (Source: Instagram)

They have understood their son’s mental development so, the couple has enrolled him in Wood River Elementary.

Body Measurement and Social Media

It seems that Martha Mae Salitan does not prefer to share her personal life as well as her private life too much. Therefore, there is no detailed or authentic information related to her physical body structure and height. However, she has got brown hair color as well as brown eyes color.

Well, the tight-lipped-natured personality, she is not active on social media. Currently, there is no official social media account of her. Certainly, we can say that she is not too interested in social media.

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