George Kittle Net Worth

George Kittle is an American professional football tight end for the San Francisco 49ers of the NFL. The 49ers drafted him in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. He played college football at Iowa Hawkeyes. His net worth is $50 million.

This article is about George Kittle’s net worth, contract, salary, earnings, biography, wife, and more.

George Kittle’s Biography and Career

George Krieger Kittle was born on October 9, 1993, in Madison, Wisconsin, U.S. He attended Norman High School in Norman, Oklahoma, and played football as a tight end.

College Career

Kittle joined the University of Iowa and played college football for the Hawkeyes from 2012-2016.

As a freshman in 2013, Kittle had a limited role behind senior CJ Fiedorowicz, junior Ray Hamilton, and sophomore Jake Duzey. He played in 3 games and caught five passes for 108 yards.

Professional Career

George Kittle was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the fifth round with the 146th overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. The tight end has been playing for the 49ers since 2017.

In his rookie season in 2017, he played 15 games and finished the season with 43 receptions for 515 yards and two touchdowns. In the 2019 regular season, Kittle had 85 receptions for 1,377 yards and 5 touchdowns in 14 games. He was named to the First-team All-Pro in 2019.

In the 2022 regular season, the tight end played in 15 games for the 49ers. He recorded 60 receptions for 765 yards and 11 touchdowns. He is a four-time Pro Bowler (2018-2022).

George Kittle’s Net Worth, Salary, Career Earnings, and Contract

In 2023, tight end George Kittle’s net worth is $50 million.

His prime source of earnings is his football contract. His average annual salary is $15 million for the 49ers.


In 2020, George Kittle signed a five-year contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers worth $75 million. The contract came with a signing bonus of $18 million and a total guarantee of $40 million. His contract is due to expire in 2025.

In 2017, Kittle signed a four-year rookie contract with the San Francisco 49ers worth $2,698,287.

Career Earnings

Kittle has played 6 seasons with the San Francisco 49ers. His career earnings are $36,285,327 only from football salaries.

The following table refers to Kittle’s career earnings in 6 seasons.

2017San Francisco 49ers$763,287
2018San Francisco 49ers$555,000
2019San Francisco 49ers$645,000
2020San Francisco 49ers$20,133,000
2021San Francisco 49ers$3,650,000
2022San Francisco 49ers$10,539,040

Personal Info

Full NameGeorge Krieger Kittle
BornOctober 9, 1993
Current ClubSan Francisco 49ers 
NFL Draft2017 / Round: 5 / Pick: 146
PositionTight end
Shirt No.85
Age 29
Height 193 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 250 lb (113 kg)
BirthplaceMadison, Wisconsin, U.S.
Nationality American
Net Worth$50 million 
Average Annual Salary$15 million 
Relationship StatusMarried 
WifeClaire Kittle
Instagram @gkittle


The San Francisco 49ers tight end has been married to his wife, Claire Kittle, since 2019. Claire was a basketball player throughout her time at Wahlert Catholic High School.

George Kittle wife Claire
Source: Instagram


Born on October 9, 1993. He is 29 years old.


He is 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) tall.


He is 250 lbs (113 kg).

NFL Stats

[As of Week 18, 2022]

Receiving yards5,254
Receiving touchdowns 31


What is Kyle George Kittle’s Net Worth?

In 2023, his net worth will be $50 million.

How much is his average annual salary?

$15 million.

Which college did he play for?

The University of Iowa.

What is his shirt no.?

He wears No. 85 for the 49ers.

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