Bobby Wagner, born Bobby Joseph Wagner, is an American football linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks of NFL.
Starting his professional career in 2012, Bobby Wagner has garnered an estimated net worth of $10.4 million, with an average of $1.076 million salaries per year.
In addition to his impressive bank account, Bobby’s career highlights and awards prove him a valuable asset for the Seahawks. Hence, he is worth every ounce of a penny he has earned to date.
Furthermore, the Colony High School graduate attended Utah State University, where he represented the college with an impressive 445 tackles and four interceptions during his college career.
Therefore, Wagner’s earnings from his NFL career are undoubtedly his primary source of income. However, we are open to options.
Thus, we shall discuss more Bobby’s high career earnings, contract, salary, & more.
But, first, let’s start with a few facts about the Super Bowl champion (XLVIII), Bobby Wagner.
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|Full Name||Bobby Joseph Wagner|
|Date of Birth||June 27, 1990|
|Birth Place||Los Angeles, California|
|Nick Name||Silent Assassin|
|Age||31 years old|
|Height||6 feet (1.83 m)|
|Weight||242 lb (109 kg)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Father’s Name||Bobby Wagner Snr.|
|Mother’s Name||Phenia Wagner|
|Siblings||Robert Wagner and Nakima Ward|
|NFL Draft||2012/Round: 2|
|Affiliations||Seattle Seahawks (2012-present)|
|Career Highlights||Total Tackles: 1,213
Pass Deflections: 55
|Net Worth||$10.4 million (estimated)|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|
|Merch||Autographed Items, Football Card|
|Last Update||June, 2022|
Bobby Wagner Net Worth & Earnings
As mentioned earlier, Bobby Wagner’s net worth was estimated at $10.4 million throughout his NFL career.
Thanks to his impressive career as a pro football player, the Los Angeles native not just earned a massive net worth but also a spectacular persona of himself.
Wagner earned all-CIF Central Division honors and second-team Calif Division 2 All-State honors in high school.
He became one of the highest-paid footballers in the Seattle Seahawks from back-to-back success from high school to professional years.
Three-Year Deal Contract Worth $54 Million Made Him Highest-Paid Linebacker.
Aforementioned, Bobby Wagner’s three years college career at Utah State University ended after 445 tackles in total.
Hence, impressed Seattle Seahawks signed Wagner to a 4-year contract worth $4.30 million, which guaranteed $2.51 million and a signing bonus of $1.57 million.
Furthermore, Seattle Seahawks signed its middle line breaker to a 4-year long contract extension that guaranteed him $19.97 million and a signing bonus of $8 million.
Hence, Wagner’s initial average salary, $1,076,950, proliferated to $10,750,000 during the revised 4-year contract in 2015.
In the 2019 season, Pro Bowl Linebacker Bobby Wagner managed to negotiate a 3-year extension contract worth $54 million. In addition, the agreement made him the highest-paid middle linebacker in the NFL.
Furthermore, Wagner was guaranteed $40.2 million and a signing bonus of $15,000,000 with a salary is $18,000,000 per annum.
Thus, Bobby Wagner’s massive salary as an NFL player doubles his net worth every year.
Besides having an impressive paycheck from the league, he also earns from brand endorsements and sponsorships.
Earnings From Endorsements & Sponsorships
As seen above, Bobby Wagner’s earnings are massive, thanks to his rigorous work to establish himself as a pro footballer.
Alongside sportsmanship, Bobby Wagner makes impressive money from brand endorsement and sponsorships.
According to Forbes, Bobby makes at least $500,000 from endorsements. Furthermore, his sponsors include high-end brands like Nike and BodyArmor.
Interestingly, Nike is arguably one of the biggest sponsors in the world. It supposedly spends over $6 billion annually on athlete sponsorships and endorsements.
Hence, Bobby Wagner makes decent money as a Nike athlete.
Similarly, Wagner’s BodyArmor sponsorships also help increase his star-studded fortune. Besides subsidies, Wagner is also open to book for corporate appearances & motivational speakers.
Correspondingly, his fees reportedly range from $10,000 t0 $20,000 or are negotiated by his agent; however, he acts as a free agent at the moment.
Like Bobby Wagner’s Instagram bio says, ‘there’s more than meets the eye,‘ he supposedly started his own agency called, The Franchise Agency.
Moreover, he candidly linked the site in his Facebook page, which opens to a notice, “more coming soon.”
Bobby Wagner Net Worth | Assets & Lifestyle
All the complex works and dedication have raised Bobby Wagner’s net worth rapidly. Thus, the multimillionaire is now able to afford a very comfortable lifestyle. However, he seems to remain very grounded and humble.
However, Wagner seems to take his privacy pretty seriously. Hence, there are little to no details about his residence.
But, Wagner respects and tries to honor his mother through his actions, like preserving what he inherited from her.
Love for his mother
If we failed to mention earlier, Bobby Wagner’s mother, Phenia Wagner, died in 2009 after a heart attack while still in college freshman year.