John Alite Net Worth (2024): Height, Age, Full Name, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On January 31st, 2022

The famous American writer John Alite rose to fame primarily for his book “Gotti’s Rules: The Story of John Alite, the Fall of the American Mafia, and the Junior Gotti. Another reason for his fame is being an ex-Gambino crime family associate. He has been on the verge of fame and popularity.

John Alite's Net Worth

As of 2024, John Alite's net worth is estimated to be $3 million.

Net Worth$3 million
Given NameJohn Edward Alite
Famous NameJohn Alite
Source(s) of FameWriter
Date of BirthSeptember 30, 1962
Place of BirthNew York City, U.S.
RelationshipsMarried, Claudia DiPippa,
Social Links

Early Life

John Alite was born as an American citizen on September 30, 1962, in Queens, New York City. He grew up in Woodhaven, Queens and his ancestors were Albanian immigrants from Gjirkaster.

The prominent thing about the childhood years of John Alite is that he grew up in the neighborhood of John Gotti’s son, John A. Gotti. They were very good friends during their boyhood.

John Alite got a scholarship for basketball to the University of Tampa. He went there to study but dropped out after just three years.

John Alite is a secretive man and likes to keep his personal life out of the range of social networking sites. This is the reason why nothing is known about his childhood years, his parents, and his siblings.

It is known that he spent his development years in New York City to pursue his professional career.

It seems that he is the only child of his parents and he grew up with love and affection from both of his parents.

Career Highlights

John Alite started his professional career as a writer and wrote books about crime prevention for the motivation of youth.

John Alite debuted in the film ‘The Perfect Gangster’ in the year 2016. Another film in which John Alite appeared is ‘Mr. Undercover Books’.

Another prominent aspect of John Alite’s career is being an ex-Mafia enforcer for John Gotti and the Gambino Crime Family. He is also famous for being the author of ‘Prison Rules’.

John Alite appeared in the Netflix documentary series ‘Fear City: New York vs. The Mafia’ in July 2020.

Alite was the one who testified that Gotti had committed at least eight murders and a long list of other crimes.

In 1995, Alite was seized for possessing prohibited firearms and violating a pardon agreement. He served three years in prison and had to serve an additional three months in prison. This was because he worked as a go-between for smuggling legal items out of the prison.

In January 2004, his group’s activities were put under federal racketeering indictments and so he had to flee to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He then stayed and worked in the Copacabana neighborhood and stayed there for 10 months. Then the authorities jailed him and he stayed there for a few years. Later he was extradited to federal authorities in Tampa. This trial started in 2006.

Personal Life

John Alite got married to Carol Alite on February 14, 1989. The couple started their life happily together, being partners of each other’s happiness and sorrows for some years.

But unfortunately, this couldn’t last long and the two separated their ways after staying together for several years.

But John Alite didn’t have to spend his life sorrowfully and alone as he met Claudia DiPippa. The two fell in love and got married in 1990 in front of a huge gathering of their family, relatives, and friends.

The couple lives happily to this date, sharing successful marriage years. From this marriage, John Alite has four children, a daughter named Chelsea and a son named Jimmy.

The names of the other two children are not known at this time. They are living luxurious and cheerful lives.

Social Media

The famous writer has a huge fan following his social media accounts. Currently, he has 51.8K subscribers on his official YouTube channel along with 290K followers on Instagram.


John Alite is a famous American writer, well-known for his crime books and acting in some famous films. He currently has a net worth of $3 million.

John Alite has sometimes been associated with other Writers such as Key, James Stewart, Lynne Sue Moon, Na In-woo, Dawn Halfkenny, Lihle Dhlomo, Harvey Bautista, Zorion Eguileor, and Karlous Miller.