Jared Spurgeon

by John Max 09 Mar,2019
Jared Spurgeon
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 9 Inch
Weight in KG 74 kg kg
Weight 164 lb (74 kg; 11 st 10 lb)
Personal Info
  • Father Barry Spurgeon
  • Mother Debbie Spurgeon
  • Birth Name Jared Spurgeon
  • Net Worth $10 million
  • Currently Married yes
  • Siblings Tyler Spurgeon
  • Salary $5,187,500
  • Married to Danielle Spurgeon
  • Birth Country Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Famous Name Jared Spurgeon
  • Children 2
  • Career Earnings $19,330,000
  • Contract 4 year / $20,750,000
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Position in Team Defense
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Current team Minnesota Wild
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Ice-hockey player
  • Currently Club Minnesota Wild

Jared Spurgeon is a Canadian professional Ice-hockey player who plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). Jared Spurgeon currently plays for the Minnesota Wild as their Defense. He is an ice hockey defenceman and captain of the Minnesota Wild. In the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, he was picked 156th overall by the New York Islanders. 

As a Defense, Jared Spurgeon reportedly earns around $4,000,000 as his yearly salary from Minnesota Wild. Further, Jared Spurgeon has an estimated net worth of over $20 million. Additionally, he is married to his lovely wife, Danielle Spurgeon and shares 2 children with her 

Jared Spurgeon Early Life

Jared Spurgeon was born on November 29, 1989, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada to parents Barry Spurgeon and Debbie Spurgeon. As per his nationality, he is Canadian and belongs to the White ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Sagittarius. He grew up along with his sibling, Tyler Spurgeon.

Further, his brother Tyler Spurgeon is also a professional Hockey player. Jared grew up watching his brother play and eventually developed the interest in the same. 

Born less than two months apart, Spurgeon and his former Wild teammate Tyler Ennis grew up in the same neighborhood of Edmonton, playing on the same teams.

Jared Spurgeon Net Worth And Salary

Jared Spurgeon has an estimated net worth of over $20 million who is yet to reach the level of Sidney Crosby having a net worth over $55 million.

He reportedly signed a 4 year / $20,750,000 contract, including $20,750,000 guaranteed with Minnesota Wild in 2015. Back in 2019, the NHL player had an average salary of $5,187,500 annually whereas Zach Parise is among the highest paid players with an annual salary of $7,538,462.

On 15th September 2019, he signed a 7 year $53.025 million contract extension with Minnesota. In 2021-22 season, Spurgeon's base salary is $5,000,000 and a signing bonus of $4,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $7,575,000.

His career contract and earnings including, bonus and incentives: 

2010-2011 Minnesota Wild $510,000
2011-2012 Minnesota Wild $535,000
2012-2013 Minnesota Wild $535,000
2013-2014 Minnesota Wild $1,500,000
2014-2015 Minnesota Wild $2,900,000
2015-2016 Minnesota Wild $3,600,000
2016-2017 Minnesota Wild $4,250,000
2017-2018 Minnesota Wild $5,500,000
2018-2019 Minnesota Wild $5,500,000
2019-2020 Minnesota Wild $5,500,000
2020-2021 Minnesota Wild $9,000,000
2021-2022 Minnesota Wild $9,000,000

Jared Spurgeon so far has made earnings of $48,330,000 from his entire NHL career. 

Jared Spurgeon Personal Life

Talking about his marital status, he is a married man and currently married to his wife, Danielle Spurgeon. Additionally, he tied a knot with his spouse on 21 Jul 2012. Further, the couple is blessed with three children, Colbie Spurgeon, Zachary Spurgeon and details about his third child is still to be revealed in the media. 

In addition, the couple is very active on social service and recently, Jared Spurgeon and his wife Danielle hosted Whiskey & Wine with the Wild event as part of a fundraiser for Crescent Cove, a children’s hospice center.

Further, the couple seems to be satisfied with their relationship as they are frequently spotted together, spending a vacation and attending events side by side. Moreover, he hasn't been linked with any rumors about his past affairs or relationship yet.

Talking about his body measurement, the famous NHL star is 5 ft 9 in (175 cm) in height and weighs around 164 lb (74 kg; 11 st 10 lb).

Jared Spurgeon Professional Career

In the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, the New York Islanders selected Spurgeon as the 156th overall. The New York Islanders have failed to sign Spurgeon to a professional contract after drafting him 156th overall in 2008.

He scored his first goal in the NHL against the Edmonton Oilers' Nikolai Khabibulin on February 22. The Minnesota Wild announced on December 21, 2015, that they had signed Spurgeon to a four-year contract extension of  $20.75 million.

He has played star teammates such as Marcus Foligno, Pontus Aberg and many more.


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