How Much Is Retired NFL player Rob Gronkowski’s Net Worth?

Rob Gronkowski, an American retired NFL player played his 9 entire seasons for the New England Patriots until his retirement in March 2022. The 2010 NFL draft, Gronkowski is the 3-times Super Bowl Champion, amassing him wide fame and massive contracts throughout his career.

As of April 2022, the former tight end for the Patriots, Rob, has an estimated net worth of $50 million. Apart from salary, the NFL player earned massive sum through endorsements as well.

Similarly, his annual salary sits at $9 million as of 2020.

For a fact, Gronkowski’s $54 million deal for 6 years, signed in 2012, made him the highest-paid tight end in the NFL history. In his professional career, he recorded 521 receptions and 79 receiving touchdowns.

Net Worth Details: Income Source & Earnings

The main source of Rob’s income is his NFL career of 9 seasons with the New England Patriots. As reported, the former tight end made a total of $53.37 million through his successful career, while the salary alone earned him $24.69 million.

Well, in 2011, he played alongside former Patriots’ Chad Johnson (owns $5 million).

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Rob Gronkowski owns the net worth of around $40 million as of August 2019.

The University of Arizona alumni was picked up by the Patriots in the second round of 2010 NFL draft. Subsequently, he signed a 4 year $4.44 million contract on July 25, 2010.

Later on June 8, 2012, Gronkowski received another 6-year contract extension worth $54 million; the deal became the richest deal for a tight end in NFL history.

On average, the American NFL tight end’s salary was reported to be around $9 million per season.

After 9 entire seasons with New England Patriots, Rob announced his retirement on March 24, 2019, clearing $9.85 million of the cap.

Most often, Gronkowski’s fortune is compared with other NFL players like Colin Kaepernick (owns $20 million), Michael Oher ($20 million), Deion Sanders ($41 million) and Michael Strahan ($65 million).

Career stats of Gronk at NFL:

  1. 521 receptions
  2. 7,861 receiving yards
  3. 79 receiving touchdowns

In addition to that, the #87 jersey of the Patriots became 3-times Super Bowl champion and 5-times Pro-Bowl champ.

Contracts & Salary Earned

Year                                                   Contract Salary                                               Incentive                                                    Bonus
2010 Singed 4-year contract for $4.44 million on July 25, 2010 $320,000 $1.76 million (signing bonus)
2011 $450,000 $800,000 $30,000 (workout bonus)
2012 Singed 6-year contract extension for $54 million on June 8, 2012 

(Left 2012 and 2013 seasons of rookie contract intact)

$540,000 $8 million (signing bonus) and $30,000 (workout bonus)
2013 $630,000 $30,000 (workout bonus)
2014 $3.75 million
2015 $4.75 million $14,803 $250,000 (workout bonus) and $10 million (option bonus)
2016 $2.25 million $9,079 $468,000 (roster bonus) and $250,000 (workout bonus)
2017 $4 million $5.5 million $437,000 (roster bonus) and $250,000 (workout bonus)
2018 $8 million $609,000 (roster bonus) and $250,000 (workout bonus)

Fines & Suspensions

Date Fine Amount Cause
November 21, 2014 $8,268 Unnecessary Roughness against Sergio Brown of Colts
February 6, 2015 $8,268 Involvement in brawl against Seattle at the end of the Super Bowl
October 21, 2016 $9,115 Taunting against Cincinnati Bengals
December 4, 2017 Forfeited $281,250 in 2017 salary/bonus Late hit against Tre’davious White of Bills (Suspended 1 game)

Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle & Expenses

Sources report that Rob Gronkowski lives in his house in Foxborough, Massachusetts, bought in 2014 for $943,000. The property spread on 4,486 sq. ft. features 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms.

For a fact, the median house price in Massachusetts is $407,700.

Most recently, following a month of his NFL retirement, he sold his Boston penthouse in April 2019 for $2.3 million.

Well, the former NFL player had purchased the 2-bedrooms and 2-bathrooms condo in 2016 for $1.9 million.

In addition to that, Rob formerly owned a mansion in Tampa Bay, Florida, which he shed-off in December 2013 for nearly $500,000 million in profit; sold for $2 million after a year of purchase.

Surely with such hefty net worth, Rob Gronkowski lives a lavish lifestyle and owns a collection of jaw-dropping assets.

Well, he owns a Mercedes-Benz S63 but is yet to open up about other cars. Rather than expenses on luxury, the former NFL player focuses on charities and donations.

Tax Payments & Insurance

As a noble American citizen, Rob Gronkowski is liable to tax payments: property and income tax. His Massachusetts house seeks 1.207% of its assessed value as property tax, accompanied with $1,379 per year as insurance premium.

On the other hand, the income tax calls on $411,600 as income tax upon the yearly revenue of $1 million.

Endorsements, Instagram Earnings & Charity Works

With such an impressive career and gameplay, Rob earned a bunch of endorsement deal, aiding on his fortune. In 2012, he signed his first-ever promotional contract with Dunkin’ Donuts, followed by his sponsorships with Nike and Body Armour.

Till date, the American NFL player has appeared in the TV commercials for  Visa, T-Mobile, Tide, Lyft, JetBlue, Zynga, Cheerios, Oberto, and SixStar Pro. As reported, Rob Gronkowski earned around $8 million alone from endorsements & commercials.

Also, the Patriots’ former tight end sums up to huge economic benefit through Instagram sponsorship.

As per Influencer Marketing Hub, his Instagram with over 3.3 million followers (as of August 2019) can earn him $6,558 – $10,930 per sponsored post.

Aside from money shower, Gronkowski also has active participation in charity works and donations. He set up the Gronk Nation Youth Foundation which grants aids for sports programs for youths.

In June 2019, he shaved his head in support for the 10th annual One Mission Buzz Off kids with cancer, which he does annually.

Well, Rob has associations with Make-A-Wish Foundation, which is also supported by celebrities like Adam Sandler, Chevy Chase, Justin Timberlake, and many others.

Rob Gronkowski’s Personal Life: Age, Height, College, Family, Dating, Girlfriend & Relationship

Rob was born Robert James Gronkowski on May 14, 1989, in Amherst, New York, the USA to Gordon Gronkowski and Diane Walters. He is also famous for his nickname “Gronk.”

His father was a college football guard for Syracuse University and later started a high-end fitness equipment business. For a fact, his parents divorced in 2008.

Raised in Williamsville, Gronkowski is the second eldest among 5 children. His elder brother Gordie was 2006 draft of Los Angeles Angles of MLB while 3 younger brothers: Dan, Chris and Glenn are NFL players.

Initially, Rob used to play hockey and basketball but transited to football after attending Williamsville North High School. Following his move to suburban Pittsburgh in 2006, he went to Woodland Hills High School and later enrolled at the University of Arizona.

While in college football team Arizona Wildcats, he recorded 75 receptions and 16 touchdowns.

He holds American nationality and is of Polish descent. As of August 2019, Rob Gronkowski’s age is 30 and has a height of 6 ft. 6.5 inches (199 cm).

Relationship Status: Is He Dating Or Married?

Well, Rob Gronkowski is never married and is yet to have a wife but is currently dating. He enjoys a blissful relationship with his girlfriend of 5 years, Camille Kostek, an American model, and entertainment reporter.

The duo is dating since 2014 and is together till date without mishaps. Though they are yet to announce their engagement or any marriage plans.

Rob and Camille often share adorable posts on social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter.

Even though Gronkowski is free from the records of past relationships, he was rumored to be dating adult film actress Bibi Jones in 2011. No proof of their affair ever came up.

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