Jessica Samko Biography

Shipping Wars show is popular because of some featured candidates and one of them is Jessica Samko. She has come out to be one of the toughest women with a solid attitude that makes the whole thing interesting to watch. Jessica has connected the wire with fans and audiences as she owes the character that people wish to be like. She is a challenging and daring woman who doesn’t say the things that seems to be tough for an ordinary person. She is one of those ladies who is looking for some adventurous things out of the hard truck that she owes.

Early Life

Jessica Samko is one of those rising stars who possess the capability to impress fans. This is what Jessica Samko does with her job on the reality show “Shipping Wars”. She won the hearts of many when she showcased her career and other details. She was born on 1st June 1982 and as of now, she is 39 years old who is enough young to impress her fans.

Jessica Samko Career

While she is not very much experienced when it comes to trucker driving but the attitude that she owes is perfect for the job. She is the kind of personality who gets the job done with complete perfection and who achieves her goal regardless of what method she utilizes. She has delivered a great perfection in her work that has always impressed her fans.

Samko joined the reality show in 2014 in the sixth season where she was featured as the main contestant. She was being displayed as one of the brilliant ladies who had lots of strength and the ability to admire others. She came with the attitude to showcase a tough personality and create a tough environment for other contestants too. Unfortunately, the show “Shipping Wars” was canceled in 2015 that left most of its fans bewildered as it left nothing with the audiences to watch their favorite shows on television.

Jessica Samko Biography

Real Name Jessica Samko
Birth Date 1 June 1982
Age (as of 2021) 39 Years
Birth Place Amsterdam, New York, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Truck Driver, Reality TV Star
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs
Shoe Size 7.5 (U.S.)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Athletic


Brother Will Buczkowski



Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Husband Derek Smith
Children Two

Personal life

Jessica is married to her fiancé Derek Smith whom she had mentioned in the show many times. Both are truck drivers and they are very admired or praised by each other. Though Jessica kept her life private from the media outlet, she shared a bit of detail about her husband. The two of them have no kids and they are the beautiful parents of small and cute pugs named Wiloon and Oogie.

Jessica Samko Net worth

Jessica Samko was one of the favorite contestants on the show who owed to her fans. She is the true example of achievement and strength who has a definite mindset towards her work and whatever she does. She has remained in the lamplight because of her positive attitude towards the game. Likewise, she is presumed to attain a sumptuous lifestyle as she appeared on the screen with the style that is often displayed by lavish people. However, she has not disclosed anything related to her net worth with the media outlets. We will soon update this section.


Though the show was canceled, Jessica continued to be the personality of interest to her fans. Her attitude towards what she owes in the show and her unique physique makes it difficult to ignore anything about her. Below we have gathered some interesting facts about the lady who has won many hearts because of her attitude:

  • Jessica drove a 208 Volvo 780 while being in the reality show while other contestants drove the truck below class 8.
  • She participated in the show because it made her get featured with her driving skills. Another reason was the presence of companies that carried special goods for other companies because of which she could not refuse to come.
  • Samko entered the season of 2014 and got herself featured with the nickname “The Road Warrior”.
  • She was also nominated on the “Overdrive Magazine” in 2013.
  • Samko is a die-hard fan of live rock concerts, the energy of which makes her feel alive and energetic.
  • She owes 3000 people as followers on social media platforms including Twitter though he doesn’t owe any tweet since 2014.

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