Joseph Baena (Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Son) Bio, Age, Mother, Height, Ethnicity, Girlfriend, Career, Net worth

Joseph Baena Biography

Joseph Baena is an actor, bodybuilder, fitness model, and real estate agent from California. He is the son of Arnold Schwarzenegger, the famous Hollywood star and former governor of California.  He currently works as a real estate agent at ARIA Properties (since April 2021).

Joseph Baena Age | Birthday

Baena was born on October 2, 1997, in Los Angeles, California. He is currently 25 years old (age as of June 2023). He celebrates his birthday on the 2nd of October each year.

Joseph Baena Parents | Mother

Baena was born in Los Angeles, California. He is the biological son of Arnold Schwarzenegger (father) and Mildred Patricia “Patty” Baena (mother). He is, however, the legal son of Rogelio Baena, to whom his mother Mildred Baena was married at the time he was born.  Moreover, Baena has siblings; a maternal half-brother named Jackie Rozo; and paternal half-sisters and half-brothers named Katherine, Christina, Patrick, and Christopher Schwarzenegger.

Joseph Baena
Joseph Baena

It was until 2010, when Baena was 13 years old, when he learnt that Arnold Schwarzenegger was his father. This was after the media revealed the fact the day after Schwarzenegger’s term as governor concluded. Arnold Schwarzenegger admitted conceiving Baena in an adulterous affair with Mildred Patty Baena, a former household staffer, while he was married to Maria Shriver. Schwarzenegger’s then wife, Maria Shriver filed for divorce after learning about the affair and the love child.

Besides, Baena chooses  not to use his father’s last name. He however has a close relationship with his father and often posts photos of them together on social media.

Joseph Baena Ethnicity

Baena is of Austrian and Guatemalan descent when it comes to his ethnicity. His father is Australian-American while his mother is from Guatemala.

Joseph Baena Height

Baena stands at  a height measurement of 6 feet and 2 inches (approximately).

Joseph Baena Girlfriend

Baena appears to be currently single (as of the time of this writing). He, however, was in a relationship and dating Nicky Dodaj, who is the co-founder of Malibu Juice Club. Baena and Nicky Dodaj had been dating since 2019, as they celebrated their first year anniversary in early 2020.

Joseph Baena Education

Baena attended Brentwood School in Los Angeles for his high school education. He then joined Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, where he graduated in 2019 with a degree in business administration.

Joseph Baena Career

Baena is a film actor.  He has followed in his father’s footsteps in pursuing a career in film and  fitness. Baena has been featured in several short films, films, and music videos.

Moreover, Baena is also a bodybuilder and fitness model who has competed in several events and won awards. He was featured on the cover of Men’s Health magazine in March 2022. The cover highlighted Baena’s fitness practices and his familial bonding with his father. To help with his fitness training, his father, Arnold Schwarzenegger gave him the book The Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding that Schwarzenegger.

Additionally, Baena is also a real estate agent who works for ARIA Properties, a luxury real estate brokerage firm based in Marina De Rey, California that sells and markets the finest homes for sale in Los Angeles’ elite beachside communities, including Marina del Rey, Venice, and Santa Monica. Baena joined ARIA Properties as an executive assistant October 2019, and in April 2021, he started working as a real estate agent.

Joseph Baena Net Worth

Baena has an estimated net worth of around $ 1 million- $3 million. He earns money from his acting, modeling and real estate ventures. He also inherits a portion of his father’s fortune, which is estimated to be around $400 million.


Joseph is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @joebaena with 410K followers as of June 2023.