Robert Lee Griffin III, famously known as RG3 is an American football quarterback for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). Robert starred for the Baylor track and field squad during the 2008 spring semester. He has also won the 2012 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award.
The former Heisman Trophy winner, Griffin III makes an excellent amount of money out of his profession. RG3's current net worth is reported to be at $16 million, and he receives an enormous salary of $7 million from his football career. Let's go deeper into Griffin's life and find out the secrets about his salary, net worth, trades, endorsements, and his source of income.
Robert Griffin's Salary & Net Worth
The American football star, Griffin earns an enormous amount of money out of his football profession. He receives a salary of $7 million annually from his current club. Well, and has an estimated net worth of around $16 million as of 2018's record.
Griffin has signed many endorsements with Adidas, Castrol Motor Oil, EA Sports, and Gatorade. Well, these endorsement deals enable him to make a huge amount of money every year.
Griffin owns a very expensive house in Virginia however, he is selling his former home in $2.7 million. Before, Griffin had bought the house for $2.5 million.
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) May 30, 2013
The 9,000 square foot home comes with four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and other halls.
My teammates from high school, college and the NFL are all rejoicing today because I finally cut my hair . S/O to Black Star Barbershop for the New Look! Thank You Minu Hingesugulane @gretesadeiko for helping me pick this style, you the real MVP!!! #HairCut #FirstHairCutAtTheBarberShop #MyHeadFeelsLighter #SheLovesItSoImGucci
Moreover, Griffin does not seem to be that much interested in cars. Well, he has quite a small car collection, owning a few luxurious cars in comparison to other NFL stars.
He has a Volkswagen Phaeton W12 and has recently bought a lavish Continental GTC V8 along with a Ford truck.
Contract Earning & Trades
The American star, Griffin has played for various clubs. He signed his first professional four-year contract with the Washington Redskins with a $21.1 million including $13.8 million signing bonus on July 18, 2012.
Later, he signed a two-year contract with the Cleveland Browns with a signing amount of $15 million in 2016. After that, he signed a one-year contract with the Baltimore on 4 April 2018.
Redskins Trade Up for Robert Griffin III
RG3 has helped the Redskins win their final seven regular-season games to take the division and qualify for the playoffs in his rookie season.
Since this will again be a big storyline this week, here's a full breakdown of "the trade." pic.twitter.com/fC6OmXHOoD
— Casey Pearce (@ccpearce) September 15, 2015
Before, RG3 was drafted by the Washington Redskins second overall in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft.