- Date of Birth
- Age 36 Years Old
- Famous Name
- Birth Name Alexander Douglas Smith
- Birth Place Bremerton, Washington
- Famous Name Alex Smith
- Horoscope Taurus
- Father Douglas D. Smith
- Mother Pam Smith
- Net Worth $41.4M
- Salary $23,500,000
- Endorsement earnings $1 million
- Career Earnings $146,475,000
- Height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
- Position in Team quarterback
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity White
- Profession Football Player
- Currently Working For Washington Redskins
- University attended University of Utah
- School attended Helix High School
- Currently Married yes
- Married to Elizabeth Barry
- Children 2
Alex Smith is an American professional Football player who plays in the National Football League (NFL). As of 2019, Alex Smith currently plays for the Washington Redskins as their quarterback. Alex Smith has played for other teams like San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs.
As a quarterback, Alex Smith reportedly earns around $23,500,000 as his yearly salary from Washington Redskins. Further, Alex Smith has an estimated net worth of over $41.4 million. As per his marital status, he is married to his beautiful wife Elizabeth Barry.
Alex Smith Bio and Early Life
Alex Smith was born on May 7, 1984, in Bremerton, Washington to parents Douglas D. Smith and Pam Smith. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to White ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Taurus. He grew up along with his siblings, a brother, Josh, and two sisters, Abbey and MacKenzie.
He played college football for the Utah Utes, wherein 2004 he was named Mountain West Conference Player of the Year and led Utah to a victory in 2005 Fiesta Bowl, finishing in the national top five.
Alex Smith Net Worth, Salary, and Properties
As of 2019, Alex Smith has an estimated net worth of over $41.4 million. He reportedly signed a 4-year/ $94 million contract, including a $27,000,000 signing bonus, $71,000,000 guaranteed with Washington Redskins in 2018.
Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $23,500,000 annually. Further, Alex Smith so far has made earnings of $146,475,000 from his entire NBA career.
Contracts and earnings including bonus and incentives:
|2005||San Francisco 49ers||$3,500,000|
|2006||San Francisco 49ers||$13,350,000|
|2007||San Francisco 49ers||$1,675,000|
|2008||San Francisco 49ers||$2,300,000|
|2009||San Francisco 49ers||$4,000,000|
|2010||San Francisco 49ers||$500,000|
|2011||San Francisco 49ers||$4,900,000|
|2012||San Francisco 49ers||$9,250,000|
|2013||Kansas City Chiefs||$8,500,000|
|2014||Kansas City Chiefs||$19,000,000|
|2015||Kansas City Chiefs||$12,000,000|
|2016||Kansas City Chiefs||$14,200,000|
|2017||Kansas City Chiefs||$13,300,000|
Additionally, according to Forbes, he stood 20th among the list of The World's Highest-Paid Athletes 2018 While Floyd Mayweather was the highest paid that year.
Further, the NBA Player Alex Smith earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships. He reportedly earns over $1 million from endorsement deals. His major deals include with Nike and Advocare.
Smith owns a house in $4 million in D.C. area which he bought after his trade to Redskins. Earlier, he listed his house in Monte Sereno for sale for $4 million in 2015. He had purchased the house for $3,627,500 in 2011.
Alex Smith Personal Life
Exploring his personal life, he is a married man and currently living with his lovely wife Elizabeth Barry. The couple tied a knot in 2009, however, further details about their wedding are not available in the media yet.
Additionally, his wife Barry is former Oakland Raiders cheerleader.
The couple has three children together named Hudson, Hayes, and Sloane. Their youngest child, a daughter Sloane was born on February 4th of 2016.
One of Smith's grandparents was an Austrian immigrant of Serbian descent who moved to the United States when he was 12 years old. He was from the Austro-Hungarian Empire. To honor him, Smith, his brother, and his father are each tattooed with four firesteels, the traditional Serbian cross.
Smith started the Alex Smith Foundation and the Alex Smith Guardian Scholars Program in 2007, which helps to send teenagers to college. He began the program with $500,000 and continues to finance most of the charity personally with his own money.
Talking about his body measurement, the Famous NBA star is 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) in height and weighs around 213 lb (97 kg).
Alex Smith Professional Career
Smith was selected by the San Francisco 49ers after his college career with the first overall selection in the 2005 NFL draft. Smith enjoyed his strongest statistical season under head coach Jim Harbaugh in 2011, leading the 49ers to their first NFC West division title and first playoff victory since 2002.
The following year, Smith sustained a concussion in the middle of the season and was replaced by Colin Kaepernick. Smith was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs after the 2012 season. During his first season with the team, he led them to a start of 9- 0 and their first playoff berth in three years.
Only Tom Brady and Russell Wilson won more matches as a starting quarterback during his time with the Chiefs. On 30 January 2018, the Kansas City Chiefs agreed to trade Smith with the Washington Redskins in exchange for the Kendall Fuller, cornerback.