Roger Goodell Net Worth

How much is Roger Goodell Worth?

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Roger Goodell Net Worth:
$150 Million

Roger Goodell's Salary

$44 Million

Roger Goodell Net Worth and Salary: Roger Goodell is an American sports executive who currently serves as the Commissioner of the National Football League. Roger Goodell has a net worth of $150 million. In an average year, Goodell earns around $45 million in total compensation (salary and bonuses). For example, his typical base salary is around $7 million and his typical bonus ranges from $35 to $40 million. Roger Goodell has been the commissioner of the NFL since 2006 when he replaced Paul Tagliabue. Goodell obtained this position after winning a close vote against four other finalists. He also was unanimously approved by acclamation of the owners, and officially started his tenure on September 1, 2006. He is also the President of the NFL Charities. Sports commentators have described Goodell as "the most powerful man in sports", due to his authority and responsibilities with the NFL.

Early Life: He was born on February 19, 1959 in Jamestown, New York. His father is the late Charles E. Goodell who was a United States Senator from New York. His mother was the late Jean Rice Goodell of Buffalo, New York. In 1971 his family relocated to Bronxville, New York, where he became a three-sport star in football, basketball, and baseball at Bronxville High School. In his senior year he was the captain of all three teams and named the school's athlete of the year. However when he attended Washington & Jefferson College in Washington, Pennsylvania, he was unable to play football due to Injuries he received in high school. In 1981 Goodell graduated with a degree in economics then started working for the NFL as an administrative intern at the league office in New York under then-Commissioner Pete Rozelle. In November 2006, Goodell was asked about the rumors that the NFL may expand outside of the United States. Goodell stated "I don't know if it will become a reality, but it is certainly a possibility". He is married to Jane Skinner a former Fox News Channel anchor, they have twin daughters.

Roger Goodell Contracts: In December 2017 Roger signed a contract extension that will keep him as commissioner up to the start of the 2024 season. Goodell has described the contract as the last he will sign with the league. Roger's contracts have always been majority incentive-based. For example, when he earned $7 million out of $45 million in previous years, 85% of his pay was incentive-based. Under this new deal, his contracts are reportedly 90% incentive-based. The bonuses are tied milestones based on the NFL's financial performance. The 5-year deal could easily be worth at least $200 million which means by the time he retires, Roger will heave earned more than $500 million in salary and bonuses since joining the NFL as an unpaid intern.

During the 2017 contract negotiations, Goodell reportedly pushed for $50 million in annual earnings and lifetime use of the NFL's private jet for him and his family.

Roger Goodell Salary History:
2007: $6 million
2008: $12 million
2009: $10 million
2010: $10 million
2011: $12 million
2012: $29.5 million
2013: $44.2 million
2014: $45 million
2015: $40 million
2016: $45 million
2017: $35 million
2018: $40 million

Total: $328.7 million

Roger Goodell Net Worth

Roger Goodell

Net Worth:$150 Million
Salary:$44 Million
Date of Birth:Feb 19, 1959 (61 years old)
Nationality:United States of America
Last Updated:2019
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