- Famous Name
- Birth Name Austin Ekeler
- Birth Place Eaton, Colorado, United States
- Famous Name Austin Ekeler
- Birth Date May 17, 1995
- Horoscope Taurus
- Mother Suzanne Ekeler-Adams
- Net Worth $1 million
- Salary $556,667
- School Location Eaton, Colorado
- Contract 3 yr(s) / $1,670,000
- Career Earnings $1,670,000
- Height 5 feet 10 inch
- Position in Team Running Back
- Current team Los Angeles Chargers
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Mixed
- Profession football player
- Currently Working For Los Angeles Chargers
- University attended Western State University
- School attended Eaton High School
Austin Ekeler is an American professional football player who plays in the National Football League. (NFL). As of 2019, Austin Ekeler currently plays for the Los Angeles Chargers as their Running Back. He played college football at Western State and was signed by Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2017.
Ekeler reportedly earns around $556,667 as his yearly salary from Los Angeles Chargers. Further, Austin Ekeler has an estimated net worth of over $1 million.
Austin Ekeler's Salary, Contract, and Net Worth
As of 2019, Austin Ekeler has an estimated net worth of over $1 million similar to that of Kyle Lauletta. His salary for the 2019 season is reported to be $555,000.
Ekeler signed a three-year contract worth $1,670,000 contract with Los Angeles Chargers 2017 which includes a guaranteed sum of $5,000 along with a signing bonus of $5,000.
Further, the NFL player has an average salary of $556,667 annually. Austin Ekeler so far has made earnings of $1,670,000 from his entire NFL career.
Austin Ekeler's Personal Life
The exact detailed information regarding the relationship status of Austin is not confirmed yet but on his official Instagram post he posted a photo with a lady captioning, "Great times, great company".
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It is yet not confirmed that the lady in the photo is his girlfriend since he hasn't cleared about that and he loves to keep his personal life low-profile. So far there are no rumors regarding his engagement or marriage so it cannot be said that he is a married man unless he clears it.
Though the details regarding his relationship with his girlfriend is not available, the NFL star has a very good relationship with his mother.
Talking about his body measurements, he has a height of 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs about 91 kilograms.
Austin Ekeler's Bio, Family, and Early Life
Austin Ekeler was born on May 17, 1995, in Eaton, Colorado, the United States to mother Suzanne Ekeler-Adams. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the Mixed ethnic group and his star sign is Taurus.
He also has a younger brother Wyett Adams and was raised in Colorado Springs before transferring to Eaton. His mother Suzanne played college basketball at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. She has coached high school sports for years while teaching math.
Austin Ekeler attended Eaton High School in Eaton, Colorado where he played for his high school football team. After completing high school he enrolled at Western State University where he played for the University team.
Austin Ekeler's Professional Career
Austin began his professional career as an undrafted agent in the 2017 NFL Draft and was selected by the Los Angeles Chargers. Moreover, he signed a three-year contract with the Los Angeles Chargers in 2017.
During his career with the Chargers, he played against several reputed teams like Kansas City Chiefs, San Francisco 49ers, Denver Broncos, and many more. Currently, he is playing alongside famous cornerback Jason Verrett and the Chargers Defensive End Joey Bosa.