Josh Jacobs Net Worth

Josh Jacobs is an American professional football running back for the Las Vegas Raiders of the NFL. He was drafted by the Raiders in the first round with the 24th overall pick of the 2019 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Alabama.

This article is about Josh Jacobs’s net worth, contract, salary, earnings, biography, girlfriend, and more.

Josh Jacobs’s Biography and Career

Joshua Jacobs was born on February 11, 1998, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S. He attended McLain High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S., and played football as a running back.

College Career

Jacobs joined the University of Alabama and played college football for the Crimson Tide from 2016-2018.

As a freshman in 2016, Jacobs completed 567 rushing yards, and 4 touchdowns. As a sophomore in 2017, he had 284 rushing yards with one touchdown. Jacobs finished with 640 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns, as a junior in 2018.

Professional Career

Josh Jacobs was drafted by the Las Vegas Raiders in the first round with the 24th overall pick of the 2019 NFL Draft.

In his rookie season in 2019, he had 1,150 rushing yards and seven rushing touchdowns. He was named to the NFL All-Rookie Team and named the PFWA Offensive Rookie of the Year.

In the 2020 season, Jacobs finished with 273 carries for 1,065 rushing yards and 12 rushing touchdowns to go along with 33 receptions for 238 receiving yards. He was named to the Pro Bowl for the first time in his career.

Josh Jacobs was the NFL rushing yards leader with 340 attempts, 1653 yards & 12 touchdowns, in the 2022 season. On February 9, 2023, Josh Jacobs was awarded the NFL’s first Jim Brown award at the NFL Honors.

Josh Jacobs’s Net Worth and Salary

In 2023, running back Josh Jacobs’s net worth is $8 million. His prime source of earnings is his football contract. His average annual salary is $10.091 million for the Las Vegas Raiders.


In 2023, Josh Jacobs signed a 1-year contract with the Las Vegas Raiders, worth $10.091 million. His contract is due to expire in 2023.

In 2019, Jacobs signed a 4-year rookie contract with the Raiders, worth $11,933,398.

Career Earnings

Jacobs has played 4 seasons in his career. His career earnings are $12,081,775, only from football salaries.

The following table refers to Jacob’s career earnings in 4 seasons.

2019Oakland/Las Vegas Raiders$7,193,836
2020Las Vegas Raiders $1,185,804
2021Las Vegas Raiders $1,579,854
2022Las Vegas Raiders $2,122,281

Personal Info

Full NameJoshua Jacobs 
BornFebruary 11, 1998
Current ClubLas Vegas Raiders 
NFL Draft2019 / Round: 1 / Pick: 24
PositionRunning Back
Shirt No.8
Age 25
Height 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg)
BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
Nationality American
Net Worth$8 million 
Average Annual Salary$10.091 million 
Relationship StatusIn a relationship 
Girlfriend Joy Gentry
Instagram @iam_joshjacobs


Josh Jacobs is currently in a relationship. His gorgeous girlfriend is Joy Gentry. They have been in a relationship since 2016 and are going strong.


Born on February 11, 1998. He is 25 years old.


He is 178 cm (5 ft 10 in) tall.


He is 220 lbs (100 kg).

NFL Stats

[As of Week 18, 2022]

Rushing Yards 4,740
Rushing Average 4.4
Rushing Touchdowns 40
Receptions 160
Receiving Yards 1,152
Receiving Touchdowns 0


What is Josh Jacobs’s Net Worth?

In 2023, his net worth is $8 million.

How much is his average annual salary?

$10.091 million.

Which college did he play for?

The University of Alabama.

What is his shirt no.?

He wears No. 8 for the Raiders.

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