Net Worth, Wife, & Biography of Matchbox 20’s Paul Doucette

Paul Doucette is known to be the drummer and rhythm guitarist of the band Matchbox Twenty. He is also the background singer of the band. 

Doucette is also famous as a film composer and is known for films like ‘A Night In The Life of Matchbox Twenty’ and more. He is also popular as the lead singer of his band The Break and Repair Method.

Paul Doucette’s Early Life (Parents, Age, & Education)

Paul Doucette was born on August 22, 1972, as Paul John Doucette (51 years old) in North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States. He grew up in North Huntingdon with his parents. The identities of his parents are not made available to the general public.

Paul attended Norwin High School and then moved to Orlando, Florida where he met his future bandmates.

Paul Doucette’s Height & Weight

Paul Doucette stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches i.e. 165 cm. His weight is not revealed.


Paul Doucette moved to Orlando, Florida in the 1980s and met Rob Thomas and Brian Yale. Tabitha’s Secret was the first band to be joined by the trio. 

The band went on to form a new band with the same members and named the band, Matchbox Twenty. The band saw a lot of success in their long career.

Paul took on significantly more instruments to play in their various albums such as ‘More Than You Think You Are’. He played instruments including piano, guitars, synthesizers, mellotron, and clavinet. Paul also became the drummer and the guitarist of the band after the departure of rhythm guitarist Adam Gaynor in 2005. 

‘The Break and Repair Method’ is the name of his new band. He continues to work with both bands.

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Paul Doucette’s Wives and Children

Moon Unit Zappa, an actress and writer, known for movies like National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985), Normal Life (1990), and Love Always (1996) was the first wife of Paul Doucette. The couple has a daughter together named Mathilda Plum Doucette. The couple tied the knot on 1st June 2002 and got separated in 2014. 

Paul then got married to Erin McColl on 19th July 2015. The couple doesn’t have any children.

Paul Doucette’s Net Worth and Earnings

According to various media outlets, the total net worth of Paul Doucette is estimated to be between US $ 1.5 million to US $ 5.5 million. His income comes directly from his music career while his other assets and annual salary have not been estimated yet. He resides in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, CA with his wife.

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Facts and Info

The following are the facts related to Paul Doucette:

  • He is one of the richest drummers who was born in Pennsylvania.
  • Doucette’s famous songs include How Far We’ve Come, She’s So Mean, Could I Be You, Overjoyed, Stop, Feel, and more.
  • He loves Bill Rieflin’s drum work with R.E.M.

Paul Doucette Wiki Facts

NamePaul Doucette
Other NamePaul John Doucette 
Birth DateAugust 22, 1972 
Birth PlaceNorth Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States
Age 51 years old
Height 5’5” (165 cm)
OccupationMusician, Music composer, Drummer, Rhythm guitarist, Backing vocalist 
Father’s NameN/A
Mother’s NameN/A
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseMoon Unit Zappa (1st June 2002-2012)Erin McColl (19th July 2015-Present)
ChildrenMathilda Plum Doucette (Daughter)
Popular WorkMore Than You Think You Are,  Exile on Mainstream 
Net WorthUS $ 1.5 million to US $ 5.5 million
Social MediaTwitter, Instagram @repairmethod

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