Peyton Manning net worth is $165 million
Quick facts about Peyton Manning
Date of birth: March 24, 1976
Place of birth: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Peyton Manning is not just one of the all-time greatest quarterbacks that football has ever seen, he is a household name for the person that he is. Coming into football naturally, he comes from a family that is more like football royalty. His famous father Archie Manning, was not only an excellent football player, he has gone on to make a name for himself as one of the best football coaches of all time. His brother Eli is also a professional quarterback in the league. A very humble family, they don’t make themselves out to be the big deal that they are.
Peyton Williams Manning was born in 1976, in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was a natural born athlete displaying his talents very early on. Being brought up the son of Archie Manning, there was little question about what path his life was going to take. If being an excellent quarterback is something that you can inherit, it has definitely traveled through the Manning family. Where most athletes have to wait until retirement to be remembered for their greatness, Peyton has already made his name on the list of superstars. One of the highest paid quarterbacks in the league, he is estimated to be worth over $115 million dollars. There is talk about his impending retirement being as early as this year, but that is just speculation. No formal announcement has been made as of yet.
He has one of the best NFL records of all time, with 13-time Pro-Bowl player under his list of accomplishments. Leading the Colts to a Superbowl victory in 2006, he was the MVP against the hard-line Chicago Bears. Manning’s other accomplishments are far and vast, which is what makes him such a favorite to the football league and his fans alike.
According to a list of what celebrities are worth, Peyton Manning is said to have a net worth of $165 million dollars. That makes him one of the richest athletes of all time. Not only making good decisions on the field, he makes good ones off. After being plagued by injury, he was let go by the Denver Broncos, who were paying him over $18 million per year as just a base, plus bonus and incentives. In 2012, he signed on as a free agent with the Indianapolis Colts for an estimated $96 million. Due to the physical condition that he came to the contract in, he has to get a physical before any of the funds are released for the year.
Not just a football player, he is an iconic figure off the field as well. Being “the guy next door” and happily married, Manning seems to have to it all. Endorsement offers line up to have his face represent them. He gets over $25 million dollars just in celebrity endorsements alone a year. His marriage to Ashley Thompson is going on 14 years, and they have two children. They live in a sprawling mansion that costs over a reported $4.5 million dollars. Having homes in other places like Florida, Denver is still where Peyton calls home and where he would ultimately wish to return.