George Kittle is an American football player who plays as Tight end for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. As of 2020, George Kittle net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
|Net Worth (as of 2021)||$2 million|
|Date of Birth||October 9, 1993|
|Age||27 years old|
|Born Place||Madison, Wisconsin, United States|
|Source of Wealth||Professional NFL Player|
George Kittle Early Life
George Kittle was born on October 9, 1993, in Madison, Wisconsin but moved to Iowa at a very young age. He went to Iowa City West High School followed by Cedar Falls High School and finally to Norman High School where he played football.
His father Bruce Kittle was also a football player and also a college football coach. After the completion of George’s high school, he committed to the University of Iowa to play college football.
George Kittle Net Worth & Career
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Kittle played college football at the University of Iowa from 2012 to 2016. As a freshman, he had a limited time on the field and played only three games. Overall, he caught five passes for 108 yards. He then became a regular starter in the 2015 season. In that season, he had 20 receptions for 290 receiving yards and six receiving touchdowns.
As a senior in 2016, he had 22 receptions for 314 yards and four receiving touchdowns. Overall, in his college career, he played 22 games and had 48 receptions for 737 yards and 10 touchdowns.
In 2017, Kittle was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the fifth round of the NFL Draft. He signed a four-year, $2.69 million contract which included a signing bonus of $298,287. His debut came against the Carolina Panthers in a season opener where he caught five passes for 27 yards. He finished his rookie season with 43 receptions for 515 yards and two touchdowns.
In his second season with the 49ers, Kittle started in all 16 games and recorded 88 receptions for 1,377 yards with 5 touchdowns. In his third season, George started in a total of 14 games. He recorded 85 receptions for 1,053 yards and five touchdowns. During a Super Bowl match against the Kansas City Chiefs, he caught four passes for 36 yards in the 31-20 loss.
Regarding his personal life, George is married to Claire Kittle. They first met at the University of Iowa, where Claire played basketball. They got married on April 9, 2019.
George Kittle Net Worth
As of 2021, George Kittle net worth is estimated to be $2 million. In 2017, he signed a $2.69 million contract with the 49ers including $298,287 guaranteed. From 2017 to 2019, he has earned a total $1,963,287.a