Matt Canada

by Sushan 22 Aug,2021
Matt Canada
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 8 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Mathew Robert Canada
  • Birth Place New Palestine, Indiana, United States
  • Famous Name Matt Canada
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Net Worth $1.5 million
  • Salary $700,000
  • Past Team Maryland, LSU, Pittsburgh, NC State, Wisconsin, Northern Illinois
  • School Location New Palestine, Indiana
  • Position in Team Offesnive coach
  • Current team Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession American football offensive coach
  • Currently Working For Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Current City New Palestine, Indiana, United States
  • University attended Indiana University
  • School attended New Palestine High School
  • Graduated year 1993
  • Married to Erin Canada
  • Children Tori and Chris

Matt Canada is a professional American football coach who presently is associated with Pittsburgh Steelers in NFL. He is one of the highly experienced and respected offensive coaches in the NFL and has been in the game for more than 25 years.

Matt had his best season at Northern Illinois when he led the team to the MAC Championship in 2011. That year was one of the most successful seasons in Illinois history in terms of offense. They finished top 12 nationally in scoring offense, rushing offense, and total offense.

PittsburghPittsburgh offensive coach Matt Canada SOURCE: https://pittnews.com/

Later, in 2012, he led Wisconsin to the Big Ten Championship Game that earned them a trip to the Rose Bowl.

In 2016, 2011 Mac Champions offensive coach was in the top five finalists of the Broyles Award, an award given to assistant coaches in college football.

Personal Information, Education, and Early Life

Mathew Robert Canada was born on January 19, 1972, in New Palestine, Indiana, the United States, and his zodiac sign is Capricorn.

The former Illinois offensive coach went to New Palestine High School where he played football in the quarterback position.

For college, he attended Indiana University Bloomington and graduated in 1993 in Business, and did Masters in Sports Administration in 1995. During his sophomore year at Indiana University, he became a student assistant for the football program.

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Matt's Married life with Erin Canada

Matt Canada is currently married to his wife Erin Canada. Erin celebrates her birthday on !4th of July, but there is no data claiming the exact age of Matt Canadas wife Erin Canada.

MattMatt Canada and his wife Erin Canada SOURCE: theadvocate.com

Matt is not active on any social media so he has never shared about his family and relationships. However, it seems that the couple got married after 2016. The couple was engaged way before 2016. 

Matt and Erin are blessed with two children, a daughter, and a son. Their's daughter name is Tori Canada and his son's name is Chris Canada.

Net worth and Career earnings of Matt Canada

Matt Canada has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. The most portion of his total worth comes from coaching as an offensive coordinator for different teams in NFL. But the Steelers offensive coach himself has never talked about his earnings in the media.

Matt Canada's contract with Pittsburgh Steelers.

According to Jereme Fowler, Matt finalized his contract with the Steelers in January 2021. The contract was worth $700,000 for the remaining season and an additional $600,000 if he leads the team to the Bowl game.

In addition, Pittsburgh will pay him other bonuses and incentives too. It includes $25,000 if he wins 6 games, another $25,000 if he is named Big Ten coach of the year. And another $50,000 if he can reach the Big Ten Championship game.

Before, with Maryland, the former Maryland offensive coach made a contract worth $650,000 per year. It included $450,000 as an annual salary and $200,000 as supplement income.

The Steelers offensive coach was also named as one of the top 10 highest-paid assistant coaches last year.

Sources are claiming that, in 2017, Matt earned about $1.5 million per year at LSU.

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