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Full NameChad Johnson
First NameChad
Last NameJohnson
Birth NameChad Johnson
ProfessionFootballer
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityAfro-American
Birth CityMiami, Florida
Birth CountryUnites States of America
Father NameSam Browns
Mother NamePaula Johnson
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
HoroscopeCapricorn
Marital StatusDivorced
No Of Children4
Networth5000000
EducationLangston University, Oregon State University, Santa Monica College
Height185 cm
Networth$5 M
Insta Profile
Date of Birth9,1978
Networth
Year2019
Amount$5 million
Currencyusd

How Much Is The NFL Player Chad Johnson Worth?    

Chad Johnson is an NFL player who played eleven seasons for the Cincinnati Bengals, New England Patriots, and the Miami Dolphins. He is a former American Football wide receiver and currently professional soccer player for the Boca Raton FC.   

Johnson played for Santa Monica College and Oregon State University during his college days. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals of NFL in the second round and played for them for 10 seasons. He was also a six-time NFL Pro Bowler and was voted as no.1 wide receiver on the Bengals 40th Anniversary team. Currently, his net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.

Net Worth- Career, Income Sources, And Salary

Johnson started his career since his college days in Santa Monica College where he played with the future NFL wide receiver Steve Smith. In 2000, Chad transferred to Oregon State University and played for the team. He led the team to an 11-1 season and victory over Notre Dame in the Fiesta Bowl that year. 

Chad Johnson playing for Cincinnati Bengals
Chad Johnson playing for Cincinnati Bengals

Chad’s professional career began when he was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He set the Bengals franchise record by recording 1,355 receiving yards. He then caught 95 passes for 9 touchdowns and 1,274 yards including a 58-48 win against the Cleveland Browns. 

He surpassed his own record in 2005 with 1,432 yards and made the Pro Bowl five straight times from 2003 to 2007. He extended his contract on 20th April 2006 through 2011. He finished his 2006 season with 87 receptions for a league-leading 1,369 yards 7 touchdowns. He played for the Cincinnati Bengals until 2011. 

In 2011, he then joined New England Patriots with a three-year contract for $6.35 million. He had statistically the least productive season throughout his career with 1 touchdown and 15 passes for 276 yards. Chad was inactive for the AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens for attending his father’s funeral. On 7th June 2012, he was released from the Patriots. 

Chad then joined the Miami Dolphins on 11th June 2012. He legally changed his last name from Ochocinco to Johnson on 24th July. Johnson was released from the Dolphins on 12th August following his arrest the previous night. 

On 17th April 2014, Johnson signed a two-year contract with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He appeared in five regular season games during the 2014 CFL. He accumulated 7 receptions for 152 yards and 1 touchdown. 

Johnson played for the Mexican team Monterrey Fundidores for one game and scored on a 41-yard touchdown to help Monterrey win the game. 

Besides his football career, Chad has tried many other business ventures. Johnson collaborated with an American online social network RockLive and released an iPhone game called Mad Chad on 18th November 2010. The app became one of the popular downloaded apps in 2010 and was featured on iTunes. 

He joined the American dance competition, Dancing with the Stars, for the tenth season. The season premiered on 22nd March 2010 and was paired with the two-time champion Cheryl Burke and was eliminated as one of the final four competitors.  

Fun Fact: On 13th September 2010, Chad Johnson was featured as the guest host of WWE Raw. 

Chad Johnson practicing during his Boca Raton FC days
Chad Johnson practicing during his Boca Raton FC days

In October 2018, Chad signed with then-National Premier Soccer League side Boca Raton FC. He made his debut for Boca as a forward in a 1-0 win against Himmarshee FC. He re-joined the Boca Raton FC for the 2019 Spring UPSL season on 12th March 2019 after they joined the United Premier Soccer League. 

Here is the list of his earnings throughout his career:

YearIncome SourcesAmount
2001-The four-year contract with the Cincinnati Bengals,  Signing bonus, Base Salary -$3.09 million, $1.4 million, $301,000
2002Base Salary with Cincinnati Bengals$351,250
2003-The five-year contract with Cincinnati Bengals, Signing bonus, Base Salary-$27.1 million, $7 million, $462,500
2004Base Salary $526,750
2005Base Salary $1,000
2006-Six-year contract with Cincinnati Bengals, Base Salary-$35.3 million, $2.7 million
2007Base Salary $2.5 million
2008Base Salary $3 million
2009Base Salary $4.5 million
2010Base Salary $5 million
2011-A three-year contract with New England Patriots, Signing bonus with NEP, Salary with NEP-$11.9 million, $1.5 million, $1 million
2012Annual Salary with NEP $1.5 million
2013Annual Salary with New England Patriots$1.5 million

Acting Career

He made his cameo appearance in the 2012 film American Reunion as himself. He then appeared as a former captain of the BMS Goats on the Season 3 premiere of TV show Blue Mountain State as himself and the Season 2 premiere of the TV show The League. Chad was also featured as himself in the hit series The Game. 

Johnson has earned an impressive amount of money from his diverse-career. According to Celebrity Net Worth, his net worth is estimated at around $5 million as of June 2019 whereas, The Richest estimated at around $15 million. 

His net worth is quite higher in comparison to player Allen Iverson ($1 million) and quite lesses in comparison to basketball players like Dwyane Wade ($120 million), and Russell Westbrook ($125 million). 

Endorsements Deals, Sponsorships, Charity, And Social Media Earnings

Johnson was featured in a national pistachio commercial in 2010 winter and 2011 spring. Likewise, he got featured in Everything to Me by the R&B singer Monica. He also appeared on the cover of EA’s 2006 video game NFL Street 3. Moreover, he is sponsored by several popular brands. 

Did You Know? Chad Johnson is the brand ambassador of Eighty 5 Cigars.

Chad takes time out from his busy schedule to get himself involved in various charity and fundraising programs. He appeared naked outside a strategically placed football in PETA’s ‘Ink Not Mink’ encouraging people to choose tattoos over wearing animal fur. 

His social media earnings also aid to his fortune. He has over 1.3m followers on Instagram, over 1.8m on Facebook, and 3.33m on Twitter. As per Influencer Marketing Hub, he earns $2,596 to 44,327 per paid post from Instagram. 

Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, Tax, Insurance, And Expenses

With a massive amount in his pocket, Chad is living a lavish lifestyle in Liberty City. However, he has not revealed information regarding his house and other assets. Same goes for his tax payment and insurance details.

In 2016, Chad listed his Florida crib in the market for $2 million. The house covered 6,824 sq.ft and had features like 6 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, theater room, crystal chandeliers, and built-in aquariums. 

Chad flaunting his smart car
Chad flaunting his smart car

Likewise, Johnson rides around a smart car that costs around $12,490 and a Lamborghini whose base price starts from $274,390. His expenses are mainly based on foods, cars, travel, and accommodations. 

Chad Johnson’s Personal Life- Age, Height, Education, Marriage, And Divorce

Chad Johnson was born on 9th January 1978 in Miami, Florida to mother Paula Johnson and father Sam Brown. He holds American nationality and comes from Afro-American descent. 

He attended the Miami Beach Senior High School in 1997 and later enrolled at Langston University. The same year, Chad transferred to Santa Monica College located in Santa Monica, California. Moreover, he also went to Oregon State University where he played for the Oregon State Beavers football. 

The player is 41 years old as of 2019. He stands 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm) tall in height and weights around 188 lbs (85 kg). 

Johnson is a divorcee. He was married to Evelyn Lozada who is an actress. The pair got married on 4th July 2012, however, their marital relationship did not last very long and they separated on 19th September 2012. 

Following his divorce, Johnson dated many known faces like Kimi Koutoure, Amber Priddy in 2012. Johnson is a father to six children whom he shares with different women. But the names of only four names are known: Chad Johnson II, Chade Johnson, Jicyra Johnson, and Cha’iel Johnson. 

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Updated On Tue Aug 27 2019 Published On Sun Jun 09 2019 By Emerald Thapa

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