Michael Carter

by John Max 29 Oct,2021
Michael Carter
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Michael Carter
  • Net Worth $1 million
  • Birth Country Navarre, Florida
  • Salary $660,000    
  • Famous Name Michael Carter
  • Position in Team Running back
  • Nationality American
  • Current team New York Jets
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Girlfriend Yes
  • Profession NFL Player

Michael Carter is an American football running back signed to the New York Jets in the NFL. He finished his collegiate career at North Carolina and was selected by the Jets with the 107th overall pick in the 4th round of the 2021 NFL Draft.

Navarre, Florida native, Michael Carter was born on 7th May 1999, under the star sign Taurus. The twenty-two years old holds an American nationality and is of Afro-American ethnic background. 

How Much Is Michael Carter's Net Worth In 2021? salary & Contract

Michael Carter is currently under a 4 year, $4,287,368 contract with the New York Jets, which features a $807,368 signing bonus, $807,368 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,071,842.

In the 2021 season, Carter will earn a base salary of $660,000 and a signing bonus of $807,368, while carrying a cap hit of $861,842 and a dead cap value of $807,368.

Corey Davis is the highest-paid rooster of this season while Marcus Maye and George Fant are ranked 2nd and 3rd respectively.             

Salary Details

Season Team Base Salary
2021 New York Jets $660,000    
2022 New York Jets $825,000    
2023 New York Jets $940,000    
2024 New York Jets $1,055,000    

As of 2021, his net worth is approximately $1 million. 

Is Michael Carter Dating?

Yes, Michael Carter is in a relationship. In June 2021, he posted a picture with his girlfriend and made it public. "Locked in Forever," he wrote. 

MichaelMichael Carter and his girlfriend SOURCE: Instagram @mikecarter

Besides, there is not much information about his girlfriend. 

Navarre High School To North Carolina To NFL

Michael Carter enrolled at Navarre High School where he played football for high school. During his junior year, he rushed for 526 yards and nine touchdowns before suffering a season-ending injury during the third game.

As a senior, he rushed for 2,536 yards and accumulated 3,345 all-purpose yards and 45 total touchdowns. Also, he was named the Florida Offensive Player of the Year by USA Today. 

Over the offers from Florida, Louisville, Mississippi State, and Tennessee, Carter committed to play college football at North Carolina.

As a true freshman for the North Carolina Tar Heels football team, Carter rushed for 559 yards on 97 carries and 8 touchdowns. The following season, he rushed 84 times for 597 yards and two touchdowns and caught 25 passes for 135 yards and a touchdown.

As a junior, he rushed for 1,003 yards and 3 touchdowns with 21 receptions for 154 yards and two touchdowns. Further, he was named third-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). 

In the 2021 NFL Draft, Carter was picked by the New York Jets with the 107th overall pick in the 4th round, on May 1, 2021. On 4th June 2021, he signed his four-year rookie contract with the Jets. 

Also, see: Mike Maccagnan

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