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Kirk Cousins is an American professional football quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings of the NFL. He was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Michigan State.

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

Kirk Cousins’s Biography and Career

Kirk Daniel Cousins was born on August 19, 1988, in Barrington, Illinois, U.S. He attended Holland Christian High School in Holland, Michigan, and played football as a quarterback.

College Career

Cousins joined Michigan State University and played college football for the Spartans from 2007-11.

As a freshman in 2007, Cousins was redshirted. In 2008, he played in 5 games, passing for a total of 310 yards and two touchdowns, and one interception. As a senior in 2011, Cousins won the 2011 Lowes’ Senior CLASS Award.

Professional Career

Kirk Cousins was selected by the Washington Redskins as the seventh choice in the fourth round with the 102nd overall pick of the 2012 NFL Draft. The quarterback has played 6 seasons for the Washington Redskins and has been playing for the Minnesota Vikings since 2018.

In his rookie season in 2012, he played 3 games and completed 466 passing yards, 4 touchdowns, and 3 interceptions.

In the 2016 season, Cousins finished the season with a career-high 4,917 passing yards, 25 touchdowns, and 12 interceptions. Due to his performance in the season, Cousins was named to his first Pro Bowl.

In the 2022 season, Cousins recorded 4,547 passing yards, 29 touchdowns, and 14 interceptions to go along with two rushing touchdowns. He was named a Pro Bowler for the 4th time for his performance in that season. He also won the Bart Starr Award (2022).

Kirk Cousins’s Net Worth and Salary

In 2023, quarterback Kirk Cousins’s net worth is $70 million. His prime source of earnings is his football contract. His average annual salary is $35 million for the Vikings.


In 2022, Kirk Cousins signed a one-year contract extension with the Minnesota Vikings, worth $35 million. The contract came with a signing bonus of $25 million and a total guarantee of $35 million. His contract is due to expire in 2024.

Career Earnings

Cousins has played 6 seasons for the Washington Redskins and 5 seasons for the Minnesota Vikings. His career earnings are $201,669,486, only from football salaries.

The following table refers to Cousins’ career earnings in 11 seasons.

2012Washington Redskins $862,688
2013Washington Redskins$480,000
2014Washington Redskins$570,000
2015Washington Redskins$824,007
2016Washington Redskins$19,953,000
2017Washington Redskins$23,950,935
2018Minnesota Vikings $26,000,000
2019Minnesota Vikings $28,000,000
2020Minnesota Vikings $40,028,856
2021Minnesota Vikings $21,000,000
2022Minnesota Vikings $40,000,000

Personal Info

Full NameKirk Daniel Cousins 
BornAugust 19, 1988
Current ClubMinnesota Vikings 
NFL Draft2012 / Round: 4 / Pick: 102
Shirt No.8
Age 34
Height 191 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
BirthplaceBarrington, Illinois, U.S.
Nationality American
Net Worth$70 million 
Average Annual Salary$35 million 
Relationship StatusMarried 
WifeJulie Hampton 
Instagram @kirkcousins


Kirk Cousins’s wife is Julie Hampton. Kirk and Julie Cousins got married in June 2014 in Atlanta.

Kirk Cousins wife Julie
Source: Instagram


Born on August 19, 1988. He is 34 years old.


He is 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) tall.


He is 205 lbs (93 kg).

NFL Stats

[As of Week 18, 2022]

Passing Attempts 4,866
Passing Completions3,249
Completion Percentage 66.8%
Passing Yards 37,140
Passer Rating97.8


What is Kirk Cousins’s Net Worth?

In 2023, his net worth is $70 million.

How much is his average annual salary?

$35 million.

Which college did he play for?

Michigan State.

What is his shirt no.?

He wears No. 8 for the Vikings.

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