Robert Griffin III net worth and salary: Robert Griffin III is a football player who has a net worth of $10 million and a salary of $1.35 million. Born in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, Robert Griffin III moved to the United States when he was younger. His parents, both military personnel, moved often, and he went from Japan, to Washington, to Louisiana, to Texas, where the family finally settled down in the late 90s. He exhibited excellent athletic skills in high school, setting state records in basketball, football, and track. He was recruited to play football by ten colleges during his senior year, and ultimately chose Baylor University due to its coaching staff and its equally strong track and field program. He excelled at Baylor, setting a record in the 400m hurdles, and being named Offensive Freshman of the Year. He graduated in only three years and earned a GPA of 3.67. He entered the NFL Draft in 2012 after a year of graduate school. The Washington Redskins signed him in July of 2012. His 2012 $21 million contract with the Redskins came with a $13.8 million signing bonus.