Matthew Stafford Net Worth

Matthew Stafford is an American professional football quarterback for the Los Angeles Rams in the NFL. The Detroit Lions picked him in the 2009 NFL Draft. In 2021, he was traded to the Rams. He played college football at Georgia Bulldogs. His net worth is $85 million.

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

Matthew Stafford’s Biography and Career

John Matthew Stafford was born on February 7, 1988, in Tampa, Florida, U.S. He attended Highland Park High School in Dallas, Texas, and played football as a quarterback.

College Career

Stafford joined the University of Georgia and played college football for the Bulldogs from 2006-2008.

Stafford finished the season as a freshman in 2006 with 1,749 passing yards, seven touchdowns, and 13 interceptions. He was First-team All-American in 2008.

Professional Career

The Detroit Lions signed Matthew Stafford and became the first overall pick of the 2009 NFL Draft, one day before the draft was held. The quarterback has played 12 seasons for the Lions and was then traded to the Los Angeles Rams in 2021.

In his rookie season in 2009, he finished with passing 2,267 yards, 13 touchdowns, and 20 interceptions. In all 10 of the games, he started for the Lions. Stafford had 5038 passing yards, 41 touchdowns, and 16 interceptions in the 2011 season. He was awarded NFL Comeback Player of the Year (2011).

In the 2014 season, the quarterback played in all 16 games for the Lions. He recorded 4257 passing yards, 22 touchdowns, and 12 interceptions. He was named Pro Bowl in that season.

In the 2021 season, Stafford was traded to the Los Angeles Rams. He played 17 games and finished with 4,886 passing yards, 41 touchdowns, and 17 interceptions. He was Super Bowl Champion (LVI).

Matthew Stafford’s Net Worth, Salary, Career Earnings, and Contract

In 2024, quarterback Matthew Stafford’s net worth is $85 million. His prime source of earnings is his football contract. His average annual salary is $40,000,000 for the Rams.


In 2022, Stafford signed a 4-year contract with Los Angeles Rams, worth $160 million. The contract came with a signing bonus of $60 million and a total guarantee of $130 million. His contract is due to expire in 2026.

Career Earnings

Stafford has played 12 seasons with the Detroit Lions and 2 seasons for the Los Angeles Rams. His career earnings are $300,806,037, only from football salaries.

The following table refers to Stafford’s career earnings in 14 seasons.

2009Detroit Lions$3,100,000
2010Detroit Lions$26,900,000
2011Detroit Lions$9,270,000
2012Detroit Lions$11,500,000
2013Detroit Lions$18,500,000
2014Detroit Lions$15,008,969
2015Detroit Lions$9,500,000
2016Detroit Lions$17,000,000
2017Detroit Lions$51,000,000
2018Detroit Lions$16,500,000
2019Detroit Lions$32,700,000
2020Detroit Lions$8,327,068
2021Los Angeles Rams$20,000,000
2022Los Angeles Rams $61,500,000

Personal Info

Full NameJohn Matthew Stafford 
BornFebruary 7, 1988
Current ClubLos Angeles Rams 
NFL Draft2009 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1
Shirt No.9
Age 35
Height 191 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg)
BirthplaceTampa, Florida, U.S.
Nationality American
Net Worth$85 million 
Average Annual Salary$40 million 
Relationship StatusMarried
WifeKelly Stafford 
Instagram @matthewstafford


Stafford got married in 2015. His gorgeous wife is Kelly Stafford. They have four children.

Matthew Stafford wife Kelly
Source: Instagram


Born on February 7, 1988. He is 35 years old.


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


He is 220 lbs (100 kg).

NFL Stats

[As of Week 18, 2022]

Passing Attempts 7,128
Passing Completions 4,508
Completion Percentage 63.2%
Passing Yards52,082
Passer Rating 90.9


What is Matthew Stafford’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $85 million.

How much is his average annual salary?

$40 million.

Which college did he play for?


What is his shirt no.?

He wears No. 9 for the Rams.

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