Kirk Cousins Net Worth
Kirk Cousins net worth and salary: Kirk Cousins is an American professional football player who has a net worth of $70 million. Kirk Cousins was born in Holland, Michigan in August 1988. He is a quarterback who played at Holland Christian High School. Cousins played his college football at Michigan State where he was named Second Team All-Big Ten. He was drafted #102 by the Washington Redskins in the 2012 NFL Draft and has played his entire NFL career for the Redskins. In 2012 Cousins was named the NFL Pepsi Rookie of the Week and the Fedex Clutch Player of the Week. In 2015 he was the NFL completion percentage leader and a two time NFC Offensive Player of the Week. Cousins threw the 65th perfect game in NFL history in 2015 and also set a Washington Redskins franchise record for most completions in a game with 33 and in a season with 379. He also set a Redskins record for yardage in a season with 4,166 and was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month in December 2015.
Contracts and Earnings: When Cousins joined the Minnesota Vikings in 2018, he signed a then-unprecedented fully-guaranteed $84 million contract. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Kirk Cousins earned $30 million between salary and endorsements. That was enough to make him one of the highest paid NFL players on the planet. Between June 2019 and June 2020, he earned over $60 million thanks largely to a two-year $66 million contract extension signed in March 2020 that came with a $30 million signing bonus. This new deal made him one of the highest paid NFL players in the world and one of the 30 highest paid entertainers.
|Net Worth:||$70 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Aug 19, 1988 (31 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Profession:||American football player|
|Nationality:||United States of America|