Jeff gained recognition by hosting hundreds of stand-up comedy shows throughout the Unite States. Banking on his popularity he was approached by MTV producers and offered him to host their shows. He then went on to host popular MTV series such as Numbnuts, Money From Strangers, and Girl Code. The success of these series followed and he got the offer to host the MTV's Club New Year's Eve 2013.
Jeff appeared as the lead in Dierks Bentley's music video, Drunk on a Plane. Jeff made a guest appearance in an episode of NBC's Hollywood Game Night. He was also a part of the NBC's highly-anticipated game show I Can Do That!.
He garnered huge fame with his own show entitled "Comedy Central Presents Jeff Dye," alongside comedian like Kristen Schaal.
Since 20009 he has been dating Sara Jean Underwood.