Jay Kenneth Johnson

Jay Kenneth Johnson is an American actor best known for his role as Philip Kiriakis on the daytime soap opera Days Of Our Lives. Johnson has also appeared on Fox TV’s North Shore (as Chris Remson) and CBS’s The Young and the Restless as Chris Remson. Johnson was in a relationship with American model and actress Shelley Hennig, who is also a beauty pageant titleholder, from 2007 to 2012.

monetary value

Jay Kenneth Johnson has appeared in a number of films and television shows. He made a good living from both his acting and singing careers.

Days of Our Lives, an NBC soap opera, is a long-running American television series from which he earns a sizable salary. However, neither his salary from the series nor his net worth are public knowledge.

According to some online sources, his Days of Our Lives co-stars, including Greg Vaughan, have a combined net worth of $2 million, and Daniel Cosgrove has a net worth of $3 million. It is also reported that soap opera actors are paid a minimum of $1400 per episode, with an average annual salary of around $89000.

Based on the information, it is safe to assume that Jay Kenneth Johnson has a net worth of at least a million dollars.

Jay Kenneth Johnson
Caption: Jay Kenneth Johnson (source: IMDb)

Early Childhood and Education

Jay Kenneth Johnson was born on February 24, 1977, in Springfield, Missouri, the United States to Ken and Janice Johnson. He is of White-American ethnicity/race and holds American citizenship. He was raised alongside his siblings, Jenna and Jeff.

Johnson enrolled at Kickapoo High School in 1995. Later, he enrolled at Missouri State University, where he majored in business and theater. He then relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a career as an actor.


Jay Kenneth Johnson was cast as Philip Kiriakis in the American daytime soap opera Days of Our Lives in 1999. He appeared in The Young and the Restless, an American television soap opera, the same year.

Johnson appeared as Ethan in the television series Miami 7 in 2000. Following that, he was given the opportunity to work with popular actor Aaron Spelling in Hotel (2003).

From 2006 to 2007, he appeared as Dr. Matthews in the American medical comedy-drama television series Scrubs.

Johnson, in addition to his acting career, is the lead singer and co-songwriter for the band Solid Jones. ‘Dirty’ Dave Harp, Bryan Powers, Dave Green, Rick Steff, and Kevin Houston are among his other band members.

Private life

Jay Kenneth Johnson is currently single. He previously dated Shelley Hennig, an American model and actress. The couple began dating in 2007, and after five years together, they divorced in 2012.

Jay Kenneth Johnson
Caption: Jay Kenneth Johnson and Shelley Hennig (source: Pinterest)

Quick facts:

Date of Birth :
Age : 44 years old
Family Name : Kenneth
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Aquarius
Height : 6 Feet


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