How Much is Jason Witten Net Worth & Salary?-Updated in 2024

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Jason Witten is a retired American footballer who has lots of records and awards. He set records for the fastest 600 receptions in 125 games as a tight end. But how much does Jason Witten make? The net worth of this successful American football player is $20 million. His current yearly salary is $4 million.


Christopher Jason Witten

Nick Name:Jason Witten
Birth Date:May 6, 1982
Birth Place:Elizabethton, Tennessee, United States
Father:Ed Witten
Mother:Kimberly Witten Barnett
Siblings:Ryan Witten, Shawn Witten
Net Worth:$20 million
Hair Color:Brown-Dark
Eye Color:Hazel
Position:Tight End
College Education:University of Knoxville
Wife/Girlfriend:Michelle Witten
Kids:C.J., Cooper, Landry, and Hadley Grace
Jersey Number:82
Height:6 feet 6 inches 
Weight:119 kg
Current Age:40 years

Jason Witten’s family & college education

Jason Witten total worthJason Witten was born on May 6, 1982, in Washington, D.C. He is the son of his father, Ed Witten, and his mother, Kimberly Witten Barnett. Jason spent his childhood in Washington, D.C. He has two siblings, and they are Ryan and Shawn. His grandfather Dave Rider was also a football player and coach.

He passed his school life at Elizabethton High School, Tennessee. In his senior season at the school, he earned 163 tackles, nine sacks, two interceptions, five forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, and two blocked kicks. He became All-American, All-State, and the titles of the USA Today Player of the Year for Tennessee, East Tennessee Player of the Year, and Region Defensive Player of the Year. 

His college career in football was with the University of Knoxville, Tennessee. During his study at this college, he played in the Tennessee Volunteers football program. 

In his college career, in the set one reception on the season, he went for 11 yards in a 70–3 victory over Louisiana–Monroe. In his sophomore year, he earned 28 passes for 293 yards and two touchdowns. At the time, he was titled with the All-SEC (SEC) and Academic All-SEC honors.

Salary Accumulation Chart:

Total Salary Earned:$81 million
Average Annual Salary:$7 million
Debut Season Salary:$1 million
Hight Paid Season-2011:$16 million
Salary Earned From Dallas Cowboys:$77 million
Total Salary Earnings From Las Vegas Raiders:$4.8 million

Jason Witten NFL Contract With Teams

Witten began his professional NFL career in 2003 and retired in 2020. In his professional football career, he played for the Dallas Cowboys and Las Vegas Raiders.

In the 2003 NFL draft, he was chosen by the Dallas Cowboys in 69 overall for the 3rd round. He spent time with this team till 2017. Roy Williams was his teammate. Skipping one year in 2018 on the matter of initial retirement, Jason returned to the Cowboys and played in 2019. In 2020 he played for the Las Vegas Raiders. 

In the NFL, he played a total of 271 games. His NFL statistics include Receptions: 1228, Receiving yards: 13046, and Receiving touchdowns: 74. 

What is Jason Witten doing now?

On January 27, 2021, he declared his retirement. After retirement, he concentrated on the coaching profession. He is now pursuing his career as Head coach at Liberty Christian School from 2021 to the present. 


Jason Witten career earningsIn 2007 and 2010, he was named to the First-team All-Pro two times. In 2008 and 2012, he was named to the Second-team All-Pro two times. He won the honor of the Pro Bowl several times. In 2012, he won the title of the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year. He won the Bart Starr Award in 2013 along with Nnamdi Asomugha and Philip Rivers. He was named to the First-team All-SEC in 2002. In 2019, in recognition of his successful career, the name of this famous player was inserted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame. He still holds two NFL records. He set the record for the Most career NFL games by a Tight End (271 games). 

Jason Witten’s Wife and Kids

Jason Witten chose Michelle Witten, an emergency room nurse at Dallas’s Parkland Memorial Hospital, as a part of his conjugal life. The conjugal life of Jason Witten and Michelle Witten is blessed with four children. They are Hadley Grace Witten, Cooper Witten, Landry Witten, and C. J. Witten. Witten lives with his family in Westlake, Texas, located in the Dallas – Fort Worth Metroplex. 

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How Tall is Jason Witten? His Weight and Age

Jason Witten is tall, up to 6 feet 6 inches, and his weight is 119 kg. His playing position in the field of football was Tight end. 

Jersey number 82 was a brand number in his career.

This man is still alive in the world, and his age is 40 years now.

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