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Michael Thomas is an American professional football wide receiver for the New Orleans Saints of the NFL. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the second round with the 47th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ohio State. His net worth is $80 million.

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

Michael Thomas’s Biography and Career

Michael William Thomas Jr. was born on March 3, 1999, in Los Angeles, California, U.S. He attended William Howard Taft High School in Woodland Hills, California, and played football as a wide receiver.

College Career

Thomas joined Ohio State and played college football for the Buckeyes from 2012-2015.

As a freshman in 2012, he played in twelve games and had three receptions for 22 yards and 0 receiving touchdowns. As a sophomore in 2013, Thomas was redshirted. In the 2015 season, he had 56 receptions for 781 receiving yards and nine receiving touchdowns.

Professional Career

Michael Thomas was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the second round with the 47th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.

In his rookie season in 2016,  Thomas set franchise records for a rookie in receptions, receiving yards, and touchdowns. He recorded 92 receptions, 1,137 receiving yards, and 9 touchdowns. He was named to the PFWA All-Rookie Team of 2016.

In 2019, Thomas finished the season with an NFL record 149 catches for 1,725 yards and nine touchdowns. Thomas was awarded NFL Offensive Player of the Year for his performance during the 2019 season.

Thomas was named to the First-team All-Pro twice (2018,2019), 3-time Pro Bowl (2017-2019), and 2-time NFL receptions leader (2018,2019).

Michael Thomas’s Net Worth, Salary, Career Earnings, and Contract

In 2024, running back Michael Thomas’s net worth is $80 million. His prime source of earnings is his football contract. His average annual salary is $10 million for the Saints.


In 2019, Thomas signed a 5-year contract with New Orleans Saints, worth $96,250,000. The contract came with a signing bonus of $20 million and a total guarantee of $60.598 million. His contract is due to expire in 2024.

In 2016, Thomas signed a 4-year rookie contract with the Saints, worth $5,118,971. Including a $1,922,888 signing bonus and $2,605,569 guaranteed.

Career Earnings

Thomas has played 7 seasons with the Saints. His career earnings are $66,260,383, only from football salaries.

The following table refers to Thomas’s career earnings in 7 seasons.

2016New Orleans Saints $2,511,357
2017New Orleans Saints$682,681
2018New Orleans Saints$915,361
2019New Orleans Saints$11,648,043
2020New Orleans Saints$21,000,000
2021New Orleans Saints$12,800,000
2022New Orleans Saints$16,702,941

Personal Info

Full NameMichael William Thomas Jr.
BornMarch 3, 1993
Current ClubNew Orleans Saints 
NFL Draft2016 / Round: 2 / Pick: 47
PositionWide Receiver 
Shirt No.13
Age 30
Height 191 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 212 lb (96 kg)
BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Nationality American
Net Worth$80 million 
Average Annual Salary$10,000,000
Relationship StatusSingle 
Girlfriend n/a
Instagram cantguardmike


Thomas had a girlfriend named Bailey Davis, though his relationship was private. He is not in any kind of relationship now.


Born on March 3, 1993. He is 30 years old.


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


He is 212 lbs (96 kg).

NFL Stats

[As of 2022]

Receptions 526
Receiving Yards 6,121
Receiving Touchdowns 35


What is Michael Thomas’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $80 million.

How much is his average annual salary?

$10 million.

Which college did he play for?

Ohio State.

What is his shirt no.?

He wears No. 13 for the Saints.

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