Facts of Brett Favre
|Full Name||Brett Lorenzo Favre|
|Birth Name||Brett Lorenzo Favre|
|Other Name||Brett Favre|
|Profession||Former NFL player|
|Birth City||Gulfport, Mississippi|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Father Name||Irvin Favre|
|Mother Name||Bonita Favre|
|No Of Children||2|
|Sibilings||Brandi Favre, Scott Favre, Jeff Favre|
|Education||Hancock County School District, Hancock North Central High School|
|Date of Birth||October 10,1969|
|Married Date||July 14,1996|
Former American Quarterback Brett Favre's Net Worth Is $100 Million
Known to the public as one of the best players in the NFL, Brett Favre is a former quarterback with a net worth of $100 million as of August 2019. The athlete who is a household name in America started his professional career back in 1991 with the Atlanta Falcons.
His most successful stint as a player came when he joined the Green Bay Packers in 1992. He played for the Wisconsin based team after his initial run with the Falcons. With a career spanning almost 2 decades he amassed the jaw dropping net worth from his wages, endorsements, advertisements, and his goodwill.
Net Worth Details: Income Sources & Earnings
According to numerous reports and the trend of pay for NFL star, it is not that hard to believe that Favre amassed the almost overwhelming net worth of $100 million mostly from his career as a professional American football player.
Furthermore, the Superbowl winner was drafted into the NFL from his college team, Southern Miss Golden Eagles in 1991. From then on he went on to lead a stellar career on the field. He also became a household name for Americans in the process.
The Atlanta Falcons signed him in 1991 with a 3 year $1.4 million contract and a reported signing bonus of $450,000. He also received a salary of $260,000 that year from the Falcons.
Similarly, the next year he had reported earnings of $310,000 from his pay from the Falcons. In 1993, he earned $360,000 from his salary from the Packers. He also took home $397,000 as a roster bonus from the Green Bay Packers.
1994 was a high earning year for Brett as he earned $2,875,000 as the signing bonus from the Green Bay Packers. In similar fashion, he also earned $1,600,000 as salary from the Packers that year. He also signed a $19 million 5 year contract with the Packers.
Here is list of his earnings and net worth from 1991 to 2019.
Notable Events: Started his professional career with the Atlanta Falcons.
Notable Events: Made waves in the NFL as a quarterback.
Notable Events: Played for the Green Bay Packers
Notable Events: Signed a five-year contract with the Packers
Notable Events: Won his first AP MVP award.
Notable Events: Was hospitalized for a seizure.
Notable Events: Won Associated Press Most Valuable Player award, signed a 7 year contract extension with the Green Bay Packers
Notable Events: Was NFL passing yards leader.
Notable Events: His daughter Breleigh was born.
Notable Events: No playoffs were played in this year.
Notable Events: He was the center of a minor controversy when he was tackled by New York Giants Player Michael Strahan.
Notable Events: His father passed away following a stroke.
Notable Events: 10 months after the passing of his father his brother in law was killed in an all-terrain vehicle accident.
Notable Events: He returned to the ground after hearing a radio host say that he should play as long as he can physically play.
Earnings: $10 million
Notable Events: Left the Packers and joined the New York Jets.
Notable Events: Joined the Minnesota Vikings.
Earnings: $37 million
Net Worth 2010: Reported $100 million
Notable Events: Favre retires from rugby and plays his last NFL game for the Vikings.
Earnings: $28 million
Net Worth 2019: $100 million
Favre’s net worth increased exponentially over the years and is still earning a lot from endorsement deals and advertisements.
In fact, he earned $7 Million from endorsements of Wrangler Jeans, Snappers, Remington as well as by working in advertisements of Nike, Starter, Smart Car, Prilosec, and MasterCard.
Apart from this, he also earns from the sales of his book which along with his investments in businesses like NASCAR. He also listed his Wisconsin home in the market for around $475,000.
Celebrities of this caliber earn around $25,000 - $50,000 per speaking event.
Lifestyle, Expenses, Properties & Insurance
Being rich has its perks, like readily buying a house in Minnesota where the median cost of a house is $234,200. To add to this, he has lavish estates scattered around America. The home whose price has not been revealed is spread over 460 acres.
As he is an athlete he also has insurance, most of his health and body. As NFL players suffer from a concussion too, he was also provided with health insurance by his team.
A controversial photo can go a long way in costing someone and a controversy involving sexual reputation which harassment can really damage someone’s goodwill which will inter cost them endorsement deals and advertisements.
After reports of him sexually harassing a co-worker in 2008 came to light his image took a serious hit and could cost him his endorsement deals which could cost him around $10 million annually. He also pays a huge amount of income tax and tax on his property worth more than $100 million.
Brett earns million dollars in salary every and his wealth has proportionally supported his lavish life style.
The champion is fond of cars. In the past he owned a Ford F-150, that has an etimated price value of $29.1K.
Donations & Charity Works
In 1996, Favre founded Brett Favre Fourward Foundation and has also association with Deanna Favre Hope Foundation and Make a Wish Foundation.
As reported, his foundation has made a donation of $2 million to various charities in his home state of Mississippi.
Brett Favre’s Personal Life: Age, Height, Family, Daughters- Who Is His Wife?
Brett Favre was born on October 10, 1969, in Gulfport, Mississippi, the USA. He is white by ethnicity and is an American by nationality.
Favre was born to parents Bonita Ann and Irvin Ernest Favre and grew up in the small town of Kiln.
As of August 2019, Favre is married to Deanna Tynes, exchanged vows on July 14, 1996.
Together the couple has two children together, daughters: Brittany and Breleigh in 1989 and in 1999 respectively.
Age & Height
Meanwhile of August 2019, Favre's age is 49 and has a height of 6 ft. 2 inches (188 cm).