Jon Kempin

by John Max 12 Nov,2018
Jon Kempin
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 2 Inch
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Jon Kempin
  • Birth Place Leawood, Kansas, United States
  • Famous Name Jon Kempin
  • Father Vance Kempin
  • Mother Julie Kempin
  • Salary $80,256
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Working For Columbus Crew SC
  • University attended Southern New Hampshire University
  • School attended Blue Valley North High School
  • Squad No 24

Jon Kempin is an American professional footballer who plays for Columbus Crew SC in Major League Soccer as a goalkeeper. Previously, he has played for the LA Galaxy, Orland City, Oklahoma City Energy, San Antonio Scorpions, Swope Park Rangers, and Sporting Kansas City.


Also, the goalkeeper has represented his national side in United States U18, U20, and U23 national team.

Jon Kempin Early Life

A native of Leawood, Kansas, United States, Jon Kempin was born on 8th April 1993, to Vance Kempin and Julie Kempin. As per nationality, Kempin is an American and is of white ethnicity.

At the age of 15, Kempin joined the U.S. Soccer Development Academy side the Sporting Kansas City Academy.

For high school, he enrolled at Blue Valley North High School and upon graduation, he joined Southern New Hampshire University.

Jon Kempin Professional Life

Club Career

Sporting Kansas City

At the age of 17, Jon Kempin penned his first professional contract, making him Sporting Kansas City's first homegrown player, on 31st August 2010. Furthermore, he made his debut 29th May 2012, in a 3-2 victory over Orlando City in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.

For 2013 season, he was loaned out to Orlando City. Similarly, he joined OKC Energy FC for the 2014 season to play under former teammate Jimmy Nielsen. In August 2014, Kempin earned the Chipotle MLS Homegrown Game Most Valuable Player award.

Moreover, his MLS debut came on August 10, 2014, against Vancouver as a halftime substitute and impressed with a late penalty save. Later six days, he made his first MLS regular season start against Toronto FC at Sporting Park.

Similarly, Kempin played 2015 season for San Antonio Scorpions and 2016 season for Swope Park Rangers on loan.

Also Read: Graham Zusi 

LA Galaxy

On 23rd March 2017, Kempin inked a contract with LA Galaxy. Further, he was sent to the reserve team of the club.

Also Read: Peter Vagenas

Columbus Crew SC

On 13th December 2017, Kempins was traded to Columbus Crew in exchange for the 4th-round pick in the 2018 MLS SuperDraft.

Also Read: Wil Trapp 

International Career

Jon Kempin was a team member of the United States U18, U20, and U23 national team.

Jon Kempin Personal Life

When it comes to his personal life, Jon Kempin, 25, is a confidential person. Like other public figures, he prefers to maintain his personal life low key. Thus far there are no news and rumors popped out in media sites related to his relationship or affairs. Active in Instagram with 7,551 followers, Kempin often posts pictures with his family and friend.

As of now, Kempin is possibly single and unmarried.

Jon Kempin Net Worth

The significant source of Jon Kempin’s income is his football career. A professional since 2010, he has played for various football clubs. His earning through seasons are listed below in the table.





Sporting Kansas City



Sporting Kansas City



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Sporting Kansas City



LA Galaxy





As of 2018, his market value is €250,000 but his net worth is under review.


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