Dave Wannstedt

by Jorden 25 Feb,2019
Dave Wannstedt
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Dave Wannstedt
  • Birth Place Baldwin, Pennsylvania
  • Famous Name Dave Wannstedt
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Net Worth $15 million
  • School Location Baldwin, Pennsylvania
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession former football coach
  • University attended University of Pittsburgh
  • School attended Baldwin High School
  • Married to Jan Wannstedt
  • Children Daughters Carrie and Jamie

Dave Wannstedt is a former American professional football coach who coached in the National Football Association (NFL). Dave has coached several reputed teams of NFL including Pittsburgh, Oklahoma State, Miami, Dallas Cowboys, Chicago Bears, Buffalo Bills, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.


Dave Wannstedt has an estimated net worth of over $15 million which he earned from his coaching career and he earned above $500,000 as his annual salary when he was in his coaching career.

Dave Wannstedt's Bio and Early Life

Dave Wannstedt was born on May 21, 1952, in Baldwin, Pennsylvania but the details about his parents and siblings aren't available. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the white ethnic group and his star sign is Gemini.

Dave Wannstedt attended Baldwin High School in Baldwin, Pennsylvania where he played for his high school football team. After completing high school, Dave Wannstedt enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh and played for them.

Dave Wannstedt's Net Worth and Salary

As of 2019, Dave Wannstedt has an estimated net worth of over $15 million. In addition to this, he earned above $500,000 from his coaching career as an annual salary before retiring from the coaching career.

Since the annual average salary of the NFL coaches in 2019 is around $3 million per year and he might have earned a good amount from his previous coaching career. Dave has coached several reputed teams of the NFL, which help him add a quite good amount to his net worth.

Moreover, Bill Belichick is also included in the list of highest-paid NFL coaches in history with an estimated net worth of over $35 million.

Kept aside Dave Wannstedt financial earnings, his personal assets includes home and cars. Further, the NFL former coach Dave Wannstedt earned a good amount of money from various sponsorships.

Dave Wannstedt's Personal Life

Dave Wannstedt is married to his girlfriend Jan Wannstedt in 1973 in front of family and friend after being in a romantic affair for a long time. The couple is blessed with two lovely daughters named Carrie Wannstedt and Jamie Wannstedt.

CAPTION: Dave Wannstedt and his wife Jan SOURCE: Baptist Press

Furthermore, the details regarding their wedding aren't disclosed. Dave is living a happy married life with his wife/spouse since there aren't any rumors about their separation or divorce.

So far there aren't any news or information regarding the past affairs/relationship that is disclosed on the media. Other than being a famous former NFL coach, he is also a famous social media celebrity with a huge number of fan followers.

Dave Wannstedt's Coaching Career

Dave began his official NFL coaching career with the Dallas Cowboys in 1989 serving as their head coach. After coaching there for four seasons, he replaced Mike Ditka and became the head coach of the Chicago Bears in 1993.

CAPTION: Dave Wannstedt SOURCE: FOX Sports

In addition to this, he also served as head coach of the University of Pittsburgh after the resignation of Walt Harris. Moreover, he also coached several other teams including the Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills where he worked under head coach Chan Gailey.

He also served as the head coach of the team Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a season in 2013 and the current coach of the team is Bruce Arians.

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