Facts of Colin Kaepernick
|Full Name||Colin Kaepernick|
|Profession||former American football quarterback|
|Birth City||Milwaukee, Wisconsin|
|Father Name||Rick Kaepernick|
|Mother Name||Teresa Kaepernick|
|Awards||2× WAC Offensive Player of the Year,NFL record for most rushing yards by a quarterback in a single game,NFL record for most rushing yards by a quarterback in a single postseason|
|Sibilings||Kyle and Devon|
|Education||John H. Pitman high school|
|Date of Birth||November 3,1987|
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Colin Kaepernick?
Colin Kaepernick is worth around $20 million as of 2019. He is likely not to play in the NFL again after filing a lawsuit against them. He was considered one of the best starting quarterbacks in the league.
Kaepernick who started his career since his high school days is one of the influential players. Here read about Colin’s net worth, salary, income sources and assets as of now.
How Did Colin Kaepernick Make $20 Million? Salary, Income Sources
As of 2019, Colin Kaepernick is estimated to have a net worth of $20 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. While other sources including The Richest claims his net worth to be around $22 million.
He earns his huge net worth from his career as a former American football quarterback.
Here is the list of his yearly income.
In his early years, he received most of the honors in high school as a baseball player. Later, at the University of Nevada, he signed with them for a football scholarship. He started his college career as a football player.
Eventually, Colin started his professional career by signing with San Francisco 49ers in 2011.
|2011||Contract with San Francisco 49ers ($5.1 million), Salary from San Francisco 49ers ($375,000), Signing bonus from San Francisco 49ers ($2.2 million)||$7.6 million|
|2012||Salary from San Francisco 49ers||$607 thousand|
|2013||Workout bonus from San Francisco 49ers ($100,000), Salary from San Francisco 49ers ($740,000)||$840,000|
|2014||Signing bonus from San Francisco 49ers ($12.3 million), Contract with San Francisco 49ers ($114 million), Salary from San Francisco 49ers ($645,000), Workout bonus from San Francisco 49ers ($100,000)||$127 million|
|2015||Workout bonus from San Francisco 49ers ($400,000), Salary from San Francisco 49ers ($10,400,000), Roster bonus from San Francisco 49ers ($1,250,000), Incentive from San Francisco 49ers ($4,900)||$12 million|
|2017||Opted the contract with San Francisco 49ers from $126 million contract||$40 million|
A source reported that he made around $43.5 million from over six seasons in San Francisco 49ers and grabbed a $126 million extensions after signing in June 2014 following NFC Championship Game Loss.
He was even guaranteed that he would get $61 million to the Seahawks and Jets but later turned out, he would get money only for the injury. He closed the contract with San Francisco 49ers in 2016.
As of 2019, his career stats include 12,271 passing yards, 59.8 Completions percentage, 88.9 passer rating, 2,300 rushing yards, and 13 rushing touchdowns.
Instagram Earnings, Endorsements Deals And Charity Works
Colin Kaepernick makes around $6,708 to $11,180 per sponsored post from Instagram. Apart from that he also makes huge from his endorsement deals and lucrative agreements.
He has endorsed various brands and companies including Just Do It campaign, Nike, Beats By Dre headphones, McDonald's, Jaguar, Electronic Arts, MusclePharm and many more.
A reliable source reported his income lucrative endorsements to be around $3 million per annum. Apart from that, he also collects around $1 million from his merchandise sales including clothing and accessories.
Kaepernick is also involved in several charity works and campaigns. He has supported various charitable organizations like; Million Dollar Pledge by donating $1 million. Various athletes like Serena Williams, Steph Curry, and Kobe Bryant helped him to raise an additional amount of $400,000.
He also donated around $25,000 to the Mother’s Against Police Brutality organization.
For his involvement in many justice moments and protests, he has been awarded the 2017 Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ai Legacy Award, 2018 Harvard W.E.B. Du Bois Medal and 2012 GQ Magazine Citizen of the Year.
He Owns Several Expensive Houses
Talking about his lavish lifestyle, he is currently living in Milwaukee. Recently, he sold his home for $3.075 million. He actually listed the house for only $2.895 million.
The house featured in 4,600 square feet has 4 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, wall aquarium, a full bar, a pool, and a spa. Back in 2016, he also bought a $3.21 million Condo in New York.
Cars Collection Include Jaguar And Many Other
Moving to his car collection, he purchases a Jaguar F Type car for $92,000, Jaguar F Type convertible (starting from $61,600), and Jaguar XJ ($84,000).
He pays around $26 million to the income tax, state and federal tax. Coming to his insurance terms, he has a $7.5 million insurance policy for financial protection against a significant injury.
Lawsuit And Controversies
Colin Kaepernick filed against NFL in 2017 accusing them of banning him from the league of his on-field protest. Later in 2019, NFL settled the case with Colin and his teammate Eric Reid.
As it was the confidential case, various online sources reported that the settlement was between $60 to $80 million, but later the same source claimed the figures to be only $10 million.
Colin Kaepernick Biography- Personal Life, Age, Parents, Father, Mother, Married, Wife, Girlfriend, Height, Weight
Colin Kaepernick was born on 3 November 1987 to mother Heidi Russo. He was raised by adopted parents; father Rick Kaepernick and his wife Teresa Kaepernick in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the United States.
As of 2019, Colin Kaepernick is a 31 years old man holding American Nationality and belonging to the mixed ethnicity.
As of now, Colin Kaepernick is a married man. He has been happily married to Nessa Diab since July 2015. They officially announced their relationship in February 2016.
His wife Nessa is an American radio host and TV personality known for hosting Teen Mom Aftershow, Girl Code Live, Real Talk and many others.
Height And Weight:
Currently, Colin Kaepernick stands tall at the height of 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm) and weighs around 104 kgs (230 pounds).