Tony Gonzalez net worth and salary: Tony Gonzalez is an American football player who has a net worth of $20 million. Californian-born Gonzalez earned his net worth as a tight end for NFL teams Kansas City Chiefs and Atlanta Falcons. The 6ft5 player started his college career with University of California where he was named an All-American. He was selected by the Kansas City Chief for the 1997 NFL Draft. In his rookie season, Gonzalez led the Chiefs to finish with their best record in the American Football Conference. He continued with his impressive performance, earning his first Pro Bowl selection in 1999. From 2000 to 2006, Gonzalez was considered the most productive tight end in NFL history which led him to be selected for the Pro Bowl each year. The following season, he was traded to the Atlanta Falcons. As a Falcon, Gonzalez became the seventh player in NFL history (and the first tight end) to make 1,000 career receptions. Furthermore, the 13-time Pro Bowl player is the only NFL tight end in history to have caught 107 touchdown passes and also currently holds the NFL record for the total reception yards (14,268).