Samuels is the daughter of Kathy, a producer for unscripted series, and Scott, a U.S. marshal. She has three brothers, Cody, Harrison, and Jack, and one sister, Heather.
She is currently studying Marketing and Intellectual Property at Stanford University. She is also in the sorority Kappa Alpha Theta.
- Skyler's nickname is Skye.
- She has three brothers and one sister.
- Her star sign is Aries.
- She was born 1994 and is the same age as her character Chloe King.