Jim Plunkett

by John Max 21 Feb,2016
Jim Plunkett
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 3 Inch
Personal Info
  • Birth Name James William Plunkett
  • Birth Place San Jose, California
  • Famous Name Jim Plunkett
  • Father William Plunkett
  • Mother Carmella Plunkett
  • Net Worth $8 million
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Gerry Plunkett (m. 1982)
  • Divorce N/A
  • Children N/A

71 years old, Jim Plunkett is a former American football quarterback. He played sixteen seasons in the National Football League. He started his professional career with the New England Patriots. He later played for San Fransisco 49ers and Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders.

He has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Jim Plunkett got married to his girlfriend, Gerry Plunkett after having an affair in 1982.

How Much Is Jim Plunkett Net Worth In 2019? Know His Career Earnings and Salary

As of 2019, he has an estimated net worth of $10 million, mostly earned through his NFL career. Being a popular NFL player, he receives a decent amount of salary from his career. Before his retirement, he earned around $400,000-$600,000 annually. His earnings, salaries, and incomes boosted his net worth.

CAPTION: Jim Plunkett's House Atherton, California (CA), US SOURCE: /virtualglobetrotting

Jim Plunkett owns a lavish mansion in Atherton, California (CA), US

Jim Plunkett Personal Life, Affair. and Spouse

Jim Plunkett got married to his girlfriend, Gerry Plunkett after having an affair in 1982. Currently, the blessed duo is happy in their marital life.

Jim & his wife Gerry Plunkett SOURCE: First Republic Bank

They together have a son and a daughter named Jim Jr. Plunkett and Meghan Plunkett. 

Despite in the seventies, he has maintained a perfect personality. He has a good height of 6 feet 3 inch. His weight is around 100 kg.

Jim Plunkett Bio and Early Life

He was born in the year 1947, on December 5 He is an American by his nationality and his ethnicity is white and his star sign is Sagittarius. He was born to the parents of William Plunkett and Carmella Plunkett.

 He grew up in a poor family and his parent's financial condition was extremely week, his father was a news vendor who had to support his blind wife along with his three children. His father died of a heart problem in 1969.

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Jim Plunkett Early & Professional Career

Plunkett attended William C.Overfelt High School in the 9th and 10th grades and after that transferred and graduated from James Lick High School.

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Throughout his school, he showed his capability and competes in football, basketball, baseball and in a wrestling game. He later went to Stanford University.

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He has excellent records in his professional game and he is highly praised for his achievements. He played for New England Patriots, San Francisco 49ers and Oakland/L.A. Raiders. 

CAPTION: Jim Plunkett SOURCE: Sporting News

Career Highlights and Awards

  • 2× Super Bowl champion (XV, XVIII)
  • Super Bowl MVP (XV)
  • NFL Comeback Player of the Year (1980)
  • AFC Rookie of the Year (1971)
  • Heisman Trophy (1970)
  • Maxwell Award (1970)
  • Walter Camp Award (1970)
  • Sporting News Player of the Year (1970)
  • UPI Player of the Year (1970)
  • Consensus All-American (1970)


  • Name: Jim Plunkett
  • DOB: Dec 5, 1947
  • Birth Place: San Jose, California
  • Wife: Gerry Plunkett
  • Children: a son and a daughter
  • Height: 6 feet 3 inch
  • Weight: 100 kg
  • Net Worth: $10 million
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