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Full Namecarson palmer
First Namecarson
Last Namepalmer
Birth NameCarson Palmer
ProfessionFootball Player
Birth CityFresno
Birth CountryUSA
Father NameBill Palmer
Mother NameDana Palmer
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseShaelyn Palmer
No Of Children2
Height196 cm
Networth$60 M
Date of BirthDecember 27,1979
Age39 years

What Is The Net Worth Of NFL Star Carson Palmer?

Carson Palmer is a former American Football player who played 15 seasons in the NFL as a quarterback who has a net worth of $60 million.

He started his football career from the team Cincinnati Bengals in 2003 then moved to Oakland Raiders in 2011 and Arizona Cardinals in 2003.

Net Worth Details: His Salary, Income Sources And Earnings

Carson Palmer's primary source of income is his NFL career. Starting his professional career from 2003, he was the first overall pick in the 2003 NFL Draft. Palmer helped lead the team to its first winning season and playoff appearance in 15 years and was named to two Pro Bowls.

Carson in one of his game for Arizona Cardinals

In between declining success rates and conflicts with Bengals ownership, Palmer was traded to the Oakland Raiders, where he played for two seasons before joining Arizona via another trade. Palmer is a quarterback like Alexander Smith.

His Earnings During Bengals Career:

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Palmer got retired on 2nd January 2018, with an estimated net worth of $60 million to $100 million. According to Forbes, he has an annual salary of $32 million.

Contradicting his net worth and salary, Palmer has said that he plays football not for the money but for the love of the game. After much debate, Carson was unfortunately not inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Fact: He is long-time rivals with retired NFL player Aaron Hernandez.

Injury And Rehabilitation

He had an injury on January 8, 2006, when he was tackled by Kimo Von Oelhoffen during a Steelers-Bengals game. The injury was much worse than initially perceived later classified 'life-threatening'.

Carson after his knee injury in 2006

Palmer went on surgery a couple of days later and the knee was reconstructed using an Achilles tendon from a 44-year-old woman who was killed by a drunk driver nearly two years before Palmer's injury.

Career Stats

Passes Attempted6,307
Passes Completed3,941
Completion percentage62.5
Touch Downs/ Interceptions294–187
Passing Distance (yards)46,247
Passer rating87.9

He also won offensive player of the week similar to Colin Kaepernick.

Carson Palmer Instagram Earnings

Carson has 133,000 followers on Instagram. Estimates show that his earning from each sponsored Instagram post is around $500.

Carson Palmer Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle And Expenses

Carson Palmer owns a few estates throughout Arizona and California. After his retirement, he was quick to sell his Scottsdale home for $2.9 million. The 6800 sq.ft living space consists of 6 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms.

The house is designed with archways, a central kitchen island, a bar, and a movie theater. He also recently sold his $5.9 million that he had bought for $4.8 million 10 years back in Del Mar. The house spans 3800 sq feet and views perfectly over the Pacific. He currently lives in San Diego, California.

Carson's $2.9 million Scottsdale house

Although the exact vehicles that Carson owns and drives are unknown, considering his net worth of $60 million we can assume that he drives quite exquisite and expensive wheels.

Charity And Endorsements

Carson Palmer is a man of the community and he gives back to his community when he can. He has his own charity, The Carson Palmer Foundation that provides financial support to underprivileged kids.

Carson's endorsements earned him a reported $500,000 each year. He gets his endorsement salary from the motor company Nissan, having played a few ads for them. It is also quite possible for his previous team owners to sponsor him.

Tax And Insurance

The details of Palmer's tax and insurances are not public knowledge but since he has not been a part of tax scandals or insurance controversies, it can be accurately estimated that he has his tax and insurance needs met.

Carson Palmer's Personal Life: Relationships, Kids, Wife, Height And More

Carson Palmer was born on 27th December 1979 in Fresno California to parents Dana and Bill Palmer. He grew up in an orange county with his brother, Jordan Palmer.

He had incredibly strong arms as a kid and went on to play football in his high school Santa Margarita Catholic High. He was extremely good at football, so much so that members of the team would stop practice just to watch him play in his Freshman year.

Carson with his wife Shaelyn

Palmer is married to former USC soccer player, Shaelyn Palmer, whom he met during freshman orientation. They got married on July 5, 2003, and have two twins; son Fletcher and daughter Elle.

Carson resides in San Diego with his wife and kids. He is a devout Christian and has been going to church since he was a kid. He says, "I've been a Christian as long as I can remember. I've always been in church with my family through high school and college."

Carson Palmer stands at a height of 196 cm or 6 feet 5 inches. He is currently 39 years of age.

Updated On Thu Aug 01 2019 Published On Thu Aug 01 2019 By