Facts of Antonio Brown
|Full Name||Antonio Brown|
|Birth Name||Antonio Tavaris Brown Sr.|
|Birth City||Miami, Florida|
|Father Name||Eddie Brown|
|Mother Name||Adrianne Moss|
|Relation With||Chelsie Kyriss|
|No Of Children||5|
|Awards||Fantasy Player of the Year,Greatness on the Road|
|Education||Central Michigan Chippewas football|
|Date of Birth||July 10,1988|
As of 2020, Antonio Brown is estimated to have a net worth of $20 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Another source, The Richest, reports his wealth to be $13 million.
He managed to gather his fortune mainly from his career as an American professional football player. Arguably, Brown is one of the best wide receivers of all time, and did you know; he also has been one of the most controversial NFL players.
How Did He Make His Fortune? Career Earnings
Brown was athletic since his childhood. Initially, he started playing football for his college team. He got his breakout after Pittsburgh Steelers selected him from the 2010 NFL Draft.
On 15 June 2010, he signed a three years contract with Pittsburgh Steelers for $1.28 million. After signing the contract, he got the signing bonus of $73 thousand and a salary of $320 thousand per year.
The following year, his payroll was increased from $320 thousand to $450 thousand.
Again in 2012, he re-signed a long-term contract of five years, making him $42.9 million with an $8.5 million signing bonus. As per the contract, it was reported that his year pay was over $500 thousand.
Here Take a look at his earnings from Pittsburgh Steelers throughout the years
|2013||Salary ($650 thousand), Roster Bonus ($2.5 million) and Restructure bonus ($3.8 million)||$6.95 million|
|2014||Salary ($730 thousand), Restructure Bonus ($520 thousand)||$1.25 million|
|2015||Restructure Bonus ($2 million), Salary ($1 million), Incentive ($24 thousand)||$3.24 million|
Once again, on 27 February 2017, Antonio signed five years extension deal keeping him on the team up to 2021. The contract was worth $68 million, including $19 million signing amount and $17 million annual salaries, making him the highest-paid wide receiver in NFL.
On 9 March 2019, Pittsburgh Steelers traded Brown to the Oakland Raiders, and in September 2019, Raiders was released from the contract.
On the same day, 7 September 2019, he signed a one-year contract with the New England Patriots for $15 million, adding a $9 million signing bonus.
Likewise, Brown was given an option of a second-year contract in which Patriots would pay him $20 million.
Did You Know? Back in September 2019, the 31 years old tweeted that he will no longer be playing in the NFL.
And, as of 2020, Antonio Brown is a free agent.
Trivia: Antonio Brown also has a brief career in the TV industry. He appeared on season 22 of Dancing with the Stars pairing with Sharna Burgess and 1st season of The Masked Singer.
Total Career Earnings
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Antonio Brown has overall NFL career earnings of $70 million as of March 2020, while other several sites speculated that his career earnings should have topped $100 million easily.
Career Stats And Highlights
Some of his notable highlights and awards are:
- 7× Pro Bowl (2011, 2013–2018)
- 4× First-team All-Pro (2014–2017)
- 2× NFL receiving yards leader (2014, 2017)
- 2× NFL receptions leader (2014, 2015)
Social Media Earnings And Endorsements Deals
Besides his eminent football career, Antonio Brown adds quite a reasonable sum of money from his social media platforms.
From Instagram, he is estimated to make $7,617 to $12,695 per sponsored post. As of March 2020, he has around 3.8 million followers, with an average engagement rate of 2.66%.
Similarly, from his self-titled YouTube Channel, Brown earns an average of $42 to $678 per month and $509 to $8.1 thousand per year.
Moreover, he also runs an online store where he sells his Limited Edition Nike Tech Trainer - Antonio Brown for $149.99 per piece and Boomin Jersey for $100.00 per piece.
Apart from that, he boosts his riches by the earnings from endorsements deals and lucrative agreements. So far, he has promoted brands like AT&T, Campbells Soup, Nike, Pepsi, Proctor & Gamble, to name a few. As per Forbes, he makes an average of $2.5 million from the aforementioned endorsements.
One Of The Controversial NFL Players: On-Field Fines And Off-Field Controversies
2012 Season: Fined $10 thousand by the NFL for foul offense and unsportsmanlike conduct.
2014 Season: Fined $8,200 for kicking Spencer Lanning.
2015 Season: Fined $11,576 for excessive celebration on victory over Indianapolis Colts.
- A combined fine of $15,191 for wearing baby blue cleats and twerking after his second touchdown in the game against Washington Redskins.
- Charged $24,309 for performing twerk in the end zone in the match against Kansas City Chiefs.
- Penalized $54,000 by general manager Mike Mayock for missing two team practice sessions and unexcused absences.
- Fined $215,000 for an altercation with Mayock.
- Lawsuit worth $11,500 by Dr. Victor Prisk with whom Brown worked while he was with the Steelers.
Former trainer Britney Taylor sued Brown stating that Brown sexually assaulted her three times on 10 September 2019. In the lawsuit, she cited that Antonio exposed himself and raped her.
American Football player vehemently denied the accusations. Later on 16 September, an unidentified woman filed a lawsuit alleging of sexual misconduct.
- Throwing furniture out of the window from his 14th-floor apartment, which closely missed 22 months child.
- Overspeeding over 100 mph on a suburban highway.
- On 23 January 2020, he surrendered under the charges of battery and burglary filed by a truck driver.
Trivia: Antonio Brown also had a dispute with YouTuber Logan Paul. The feud started after Paul used his image as rumors of them boxing.
AB 84: Antonio Brown Is Filthy Rich!!!
Houses And Cars
Antonio Brown's house collection has some of the envious properties. He owns an extravagant mansion in Florida, which is worth $6.6 million in the present market. The villa that he bought in 2016 features 12 bedrooms and a private synagogue.
Besides that, his real estate investments include $1.19 million Pittsburgh house and Gibsonia custom, built treehouse.
Moving inside his garage, he has cars like Rolls Royce Ghost ($350 thousand), Rolls Royce Phantom ($1 million), Rolls Royce Wraith ($450 thousand), Alfa Romeo 2uettottanta Pininfarina, Mercedes Benz G550 ($100 thousand), Ferrari F12 ($500 thousand), GMC Yukon XL ($50 thousand), Porsche 911 GT3 ($300 thousand).
He not only drives posh cars, but he also flies in multi-million dollars’ worth private plane and helicopter.
Characterized As Opulence
AB spends his money fancily. His jewelry collection has a Richard Mille Watch worth $190 thousand, 2* gold rings costing $20 thousand each, 2* 5-carat gold earring worth $50 thousand, a diamond chain worth $220 thousand, and customized hornet with butterfly wings diamond chain costing $250 thousand.
Not only that, his whole jewelry collection listing Rolex watches, and other diamond chains are estimated at more than $1 million.
Envious Shoe Collection
Antonio Brown showed his insane sneakers collection in one of the episodes of Complex Closets. His shoe collection included the latest Kanye West's Nike Yeezys, LeBron James' LeBron to rare Michael Jordan's Air Jordan dated back to 2001.
Antonio Brown's custom made yellow and gold themed ABS 650-gallon aquarium is worth $1.6 million. The 15-foot super tank held sea creatures like emperor fish, clownfish, snowflake eel, and two sharks.
Born Antonio Tavaris Brown Sr. on 10 July 1988 in Miami, Florida, is currently dating his long-time girlfriend, Chelsie Kyriss. They are blessed with three children Ali, Autonomy, and Apollo.
Altogether, Brown has five children. From his previous relationship with Shamieka Brailsford, he has two kids, namely Atanyiah and Antonio Jr.