Emmitt James Smith, III
Net Worth: $45 million
Source of Wealth: sports, NFL
Born: May 15, 1969 in Pensacola, Florida
College: University of Florida
Emmit Smith earned his wealthy mainly by playing running back in the NFL for 15 seasons. He is a three-time Super Bowl champion. In, 2010 Smith was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
How much money did Emmitt Smith make?
|Season||Team||Base Salary||Sign Bonus||Cap Value||Salary|
|2002||Dallas Cowboys||$ 6,000,000||$ 10,309,840||$ 6,003,240|
|2003||Arizona Cardinals||$ 2,500,000||$ 2,500,000||$ 3,754,000||$ 5,004,000|
|2001||Dallas Cowboys||$ 477,000||$ 5,373,000||$ 4,786,480||$ 4,786,480|
|2000||Dallas Cowboys||$ 440,000||$ 3,232,000||$ 3,674,200||$ 3,674,200|
|2004||Arizona Cardinals||$ 2,500,000||$ 3,752,400||$ 2,502,400|
2003 – Signed a two-year, $8-million deal with the Arizona Cardinals.
1996 – Signed an eight-year, $48 million deal ($15 million signing bonus) with the Dallas Cowboys.
1993 – Signed a four-year, $13.6 million deal with the Dallas Cowboys.
1990 – Signed a four-year, $5 million deal with the Dallas Cowboys.
After retiring from football, Smith has served as an analyst for ESPN and NFL Network. Smith was dropped from ESPN in 2009
Since retiring from football, Smith has also become a successful real-estate developer. He joined former Dallas Cowboy, Roger Staubach, the founder of Staubach Co., a real estate development enterprise specializing in transforming underutilized parcels in densely populated areas into commercially viable properties anchored by national retail giants.
Emmitt Smith also co-founded ESmith Legacy, a Baltimore-based company that specializes in investment management and commercial real estate development. ESmith Legacy has offices in Baltimore, Dallas, and Philadelphia. It is 100 percent minority-owned.
Paid endorsements and sponsors
Smith has gotten endorsement deals with Reebok, Combe Incorporated (Just for Men), Good Feet, Visa, HEB, and Right Guard, among others.