|Name||Aaron Charles Rodgers|
|Net Worth||$120 million|
|Age||37(Born December 2, 1983)|
|Position||Quarterback (Green Bay Packers)|
|Source of Wealth||NFL, endorsements, business|
|Endorsements||State Farm Insurance, Pizza Hut, Adidas, Prevea Healthcare, Bergstrom Automotive, Sharpie, and IZOD|
|Endorsement Earnings||$9 million|
Aaron Rodgers, born on December 2, 1983, in Chico, California, is an American footballer in the National Football League. He began his career in the sport during his college days at the Berkeley campus of the University of California as starting quarterback for the California Golden Bears in 2003. Impressed by his agile body and strong throwing arm, he was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in 2005 and has played with the team ever since.
Although Rodgers spent his first two years as a backup for Brett Favre, he rose to fame after Favre’s retirement in 2008 and leading the Packers to a 24-19 win against the Minnesota Vikings, becoming one of the best quarterbacks in the league. He won the NFC Offensive Player of the Month in October 2009. He holds the NFL record for the fastest quarterback to 400 career passing touchdowns, most seasons with 40+ and 45+ touchdown passes, most seasons with 120+ passer rating, and many more in his 15 seasons.
The 9-time Pro-Bowl winner has won many awards, such as FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year (2010), SuperBowl MVP (2010), Associated Press Athlete of the Year (2011). As of 2021, Aaron Rodgers has a net worth of over $120 million.
Aaron Rodgers’ Net Worth
Aaron Rodger has a net worth of approximately $120 million. He is ranked as the 45th highest-paid athlete worldwide, earning over $30.1 million in salaries and endorsements annually. His four year contract with the Packers in 2018 is worth $134 million and he is set to earn a staggering $315 million by 2023.
Aaron Rodgers’ Salary
Aaron Rodgers became the highest-paid player in NFL history in 2013 after signing a 5-year contract extension worth $110 million. He earns roughly $30 million through advertisements. He is set to earn a whopping $315 million in just on-field earnings by 2023 when his 4-year contract with the Green Bay Packers ends. Considering Rodgers’ skills as a quarterback, the team may even prolong the contract even further.
Aaron Rodgers’ Salary History
|Year||Contract||Signing Bonus||Average Salary|
|2005 - 2009||5 yr(s) / $7,700,000||$1,500,000||$1,540,000|
|2009 - 2014||6 yr(s) / $63,520,000||-||$10,586,667|
|2013 - 2019||5 yr(s) / $110,000,000||$33,250,000||$22,000,000|
|2018 - 2021||4 yr(s) / $134,000,000||$57,500,000||$33,500,000|
Aaron Rodgers’ Endorsements
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is not just known for his amazing skills on the field, but also for his rakish good looks that have landed the player several noteworthy endorsements, such as Pizza Hut, State Farm Insurance, Adidas, Sharpie, Izod, Prevea Healthcare, Bergstrom Automotive as well as a few local Wisconsin-based advertisements. He is estimated to earn over $9 million from these endorsements.
Aaron Rodgers’ Investments
Aaron Rodgers and baseball player Ryan Braun started a restaurant in Milwaukee called 8-Twelve, however, the latter’s PED scandal led to the eatery’s closure. Rodgers is a limited partner of the Milwaukee Bucks since 2018 and the only NFL player with an ownership stake in the NBA franchise.
Aaron Rodgers’ Other Sources of Income
Aaron Rodgers' main source of income is his salary as a professional quarterback for the Green Bay Packers in the National Football League (NFL) and through various endorsements. He is rumored to own a real estate company, RFI Holding, LLC. He launched a $50 million venture and growth-stage fund with Roth Capital in 2019. Rodgers is a general partner along with Nate Raabe and Byron Roth.
Aaron Rodgers’ House
The Green Bay Packers quarterback has lived in many exquisite houses, starting from a 4,012 square foot home in 2005 for $442,500.00 located in Suamico, Wisconsin. He also owns a $10 million 5,771 square foot house in Del Mar, California, in which he lives during the offseasons. The estate includes 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a swimming pool, jacuzzi, home theater, putting green, gym, batting cage, football field, basketball court, spa, salon, and a sauna.
In 2019, Rodgers moved in with his then-girlfriend, former NASCAR driver Danica Patrick, into a $28 million 3,592 square feet house located in Malibu. This house was previously owned by Janet Jackson in 2009 and by Robbie Williams in 2019.
Aaron Rodgers’ Car
Aaron Rodgers is the proud owner of an orange 2011 Chevrolet Camaro convertible with a leather interior that was gifted by his team, the Green Bay Packers. The first car he ever bought was a Mustang. He also owns a Range Rover, a Ford truck, a Mercedes Benz Maybach Exelero and an environment-friendly Tesla.
Aaron Rodgers’ Charity Work
Aaron Rodgers, along with David Gruder, founded ItsAaron, a charity aimed at creating awareness for upcoming organizations that wish to change the world. Rodgers also donates to the MACC Fund, Raise Hope for Congo and other noteworthy causes
He raised $50,000 in an episode of Celebrity Jeopardy! in 2015 and plans to donate winnings from his upcoming 2021 episode of the show which he will also be hosting. In April 2020, the quarterback raised nearly $17 million for charities during the Covid-19 pandemic as part of the “All in Challenge”.
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Is Aaron Rodgers a billionaire?
Aaron Rodgers is not a billionaire but was ranked as the 45th highest-paid player in NFL history when he signed a 5-year contract extension with the Green Bay Packers in 2013. He has a net worth of $120 million, with a salary of over $30 million. His 2018 contract extension is set to earn him a whopping $315 million by 2023.
What is Aaron Rodgers' salary per year?
Aaron Rodgers earns $20 million as salary by his profession as a quarterback for the Green Bay Packers.
Is Aaron Rodgers the highest-paid quarterback?
Aaron Rodgers was ranked as the 45th highest-paid athlete in NFL history in 2013 for signing a contract extension worth $110 million. He is tied with Jared Goff of the Rams for the 5th highest-paid quarterback with a salary of $33.5 million while Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs, earning a staggering $45 million is the highest-paid quarterback in the NFL.