How much is Julio Jones worth?
|Net Worth:||$40 Million|
|Profession:||American Football Wide Receiver|
|Date of Birth:||February 8, 1989|
|Country:||United States of America|
Who is Julio Jones
Quintorris Lopez “Julio” Jones is an American footballer and wide receiver for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League. He played college football at Alabama, and in 2009, helped lead the Crimson Tide to an undefeated 14–0 season, including a victory in the 2010 BCS National Championship Game.
American footballer Julio Jones is known as the Atlanta Falcons’ wide receiver in the NFL. The team placed him sixth overall and drafted him in 2011.
Julio Jones was born on February 3rd, 1989, in Foley, Alabama. During his high school studies, he played or the Foley Lions for three years. He was also a member of basketball team and a successful track athlete. In February 2008, Jones signed to the Alabama Crimson Tide.
Jones was named Gatorade T&F Athlete of the Year in Alabama as well as being a USA Today High School All-American at Foley High School.
Julio won a BCS National Championship in 2010 and an SEC Championship in 2009. In 2010 he was named First-team All-SEC. He later became an Offensive Rookie of the Month in 2011. In 2015 Jones was ranked number 13 in the Top 100 Players. He also holds the Falcons All-time Single Season Record in Receiving Yards with 1,593.
How did Julio Jones get so rich?
As of 2020, Julio Jones’ estimated net worth is currently at $40 million; yet with a salary of $22 million plus endorsements of as much as $20 million per year, it is likely to increase in the coming years. In fact in 2019 alone, Julio Jones made $40 million before taxes.
All of Julio Jones’ net worth can be attributed to his career in the NFL, including endorsements. In 2014 signed a contract with the Falcons for $71 million dollars, out of which $47 million was guaranteed. After which the Falcons reached a contract of $66 million for three years up to 2023. Julio Jones was on $64 million at the time of signing of the contract which makes it the most money guaranteed ever made by a wide receiver in the sport.