Sean Johnson

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Facts of Sean Johnson

Full Name
Sean Everet Johnson
Last Name
Birth Name
Sean Everet Johnson
First Name
Famous Name
Sean Johnson
Birth Date
Affair with
Currently Married
Relationship Status
Everet Johnson
Joy Johnson
No. of Siblings
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2022 Club : New York City FC Past Team : Chicago Fire Market Value : €1.50 Million First Club Name : UCF Knights Position in Team : Goalkeeper First Club Join Date : 2007 Current Club Jersey Number : 1

Football Player

2022 Club
New York City FC
Past Team
Chicago Fire
Market Value
€1.50 Million
First Club Name
UCF Knights
Position in Team
First Club Join Date
Current Club Jersey Number

Career & Net worth

$849,680 Per Year
Net Worth
Football Player
Weekly wage
Currently Club
New York City FC
Endorsment brands
Started career as


Affair with
Currently Married
Relationship Status

Sean Johnson is a professional football player born in Lilburn, Georgia, United States. He plays as a goalkeeper and captains MLS' New York City FC and the United States national team. Johnson wears jersey number 1 in his current club. 

Georgia native Johnson was born on May 31, 1989, under the star sign Gemini. The professional footballer holds an American nationality and is of an Afro-American ethnic background. Besides, Johnson was passionate about playing football from an early age. 

How Much Is Sean Johnson's Net Worth? Salary & Contract Details

New York City's goalkeeper, Sean Johnson, has a net worth of around $400,000. All of his income came from being a professional footballer. Johnson has played for some teams in the past. Currently, he is signed with New York City FC. So, his current weekly salary is $16,340, while his yearly wage is $849,680

Sean Johnson's Salary History

Year Team Salary
2010 Chicago Fire $88,000
2011 Chicago Fire $108,000
2012 Chicago Fire $123,000
2013 Chicago Fire $153,000
2014 Chicago Fire $253,000
2015 Chicago Fire $253,000
2016 Chicago Fire $253,000
2017 New York City $220,008
2018 New York City $250,008
2019 New York City $400,000
2020 New York City $465,000
2021 New York City $510,000
2022 New York City $550,000

Looking at his career graph, it can be said that Sean's income will rise more in the coming years. According to Transfermrkt, Johnson has a market value of €1.50 million, which was €1.80 million on November 30, 2019. Besides, Johnson has a deal signed with Adidas. In the past, he also worked with Nike.

Sean Johnson is endorsed by Nike SOURCE: Instagram @seanjohngk

Moreover, Johnson lives a lavish life and enjoys it to the fullest. He flaunts his life via his Instagram account, where we can find him as @seanjohngk.

Is Sean Johnson Married?

No, Sean Johnson is not married. The footballer is currently in a relationship with his long-time girlfriend, Marissa, a dancer. As per her Instagram, she is a manager at Thomas Green and Lakey Wolff & Company. Scrolling through their Instagram, they seem to have started dating early in 2015.  

Sean Johnson and his girlfriend SOURCE: Instagram @seanjohngk

The lovebirds live happily together but prefer to stay away from the limelight. Sometimes, they explore different places together and flaunts their life on their social media handles. On Instagram, we can find his girlfriend, Marissa, under the username @marissalaa.

Career Overview

UCF Knights product Johnson was drafted in the fourth round (51st overall) of the 2010 MLS SuperDraft by the Chicago Fire, being the last Generation Adidas player picked in that draft. On August 1, 2010, he made his MLS debut in a 3-2 victory over Los Angeles Galaxy.

Johnson earned back-to-back "Save of the Week" honours in his rookie season. In 2013, he was named the Chicago Fire's Defender of the Year. On December 11, 2016, he was acquired by the Chicago Fire for general allocation money. New York City received Johnson the following day in exchange for broad and target allocation money.

SeanSean Johnson in the FIFA World Cup 2022  SOURCE: Instagram @seanjohngk

Johnson is eligible to play for the United States & Jamaica national teams. His first international appearance was for Jaaoca with the under-17 team in 2005 and the under-20 team in 2008. In 2009, he was named to the United States men's national under-20 team 2009, appearing in one match in the 2009 CONCACAF U-20 Championship.

Further, Johnson was an unused substitute for the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup. Similarly, he played for the United States U23, earning two caps. Since 2011, he has been a team member of the leading team, the United States Football Team.

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Short Bio (Parents & Siblings)

Sean Johnson is the son of Everet and Joy Johnson, who are of Jamaican descent. He grew up alongside his brother, Jarrett, who played professional basketball in Greece. 

He enrolled at the University of Central Florida, where he played soccer. He forged his senior season to enter the 2010 MLS SuperDraft as a Generation Adidas player. 

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