Harrison Smith is an American football player who plays in the safety position for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. As of 2021, Harrison Smith net worth is estimated to be $20 million.
|Net Worth (as of 2021)||$20 million|
|Date of Birth||February 2, 1989|
|Age||31 years old|
|Born Place||Augusta, Georgia, United States|
|Source of Wealth||Professional NFL player|
Harrison Smith was born on February 2, 1989, in Augusta, Georgia. He attended Knoxville Catholic High School where he played football. During his time at the school, he was named Gatorade Football Player of the Year.
Smith also played basketball and ran track. As a track player, he had personal-best jumps of 6.54 m in the long jump and 14.15 m in the triple jump. Smith was rated a four-star recruit by Rivals.com and chose Notre Dame to play football over offers from Tennessee, Auburn, and Alabama.
In his first year at Notre Dame, he started 9 games and recorded 57 tackles and 3.5 sacks. As a junior in 2009, he recorded 69 tackles including 6.5 tackles for loss. As a senior, he recorded 93 tackles including 7 interceptions. In his final year, Smith played all 13 games and recorded 90 tackles inducing 3 tackles for loss.
In 2012, Harrison Smith was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the first round of the NFL Draft. He signed a four-year, $7.13 million contract with $5.78 million guaranteed which included a signing bonus of $3.63 million. In his rookie season, Smith recorded 104 combined tackles, one sack, three interceptions, and two touchdowns.
In 2013, he returned as the starting free safety. He started only 7 games that season due to foot injury and recorded 58 combined tackles and two interceptions. In 2015, the Vikings picked up the fifth-year option on his rookie contract.
Harrison Smith then signed a contract-extension in 2016 worth $51.25 million that included $28.57 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $10 million. That season, he finished with 91 tackles, two sacks, and two deflected passes. He was ranked #74 on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2017.
Smith finished his 2017 season starting all 16 games and recorded 78 tackles, 1.5 sacks, and 12 deflected passes. He was ranked #46 on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2018. From 2015 to 2019, Smith has been featured in Pro Bowl five times.
Harrison Smith Net Worth
As of 2021, Harrison Smith net worth is estimated to be $28 million. In 2016, he signed a $51.25 million contract with the Vikings that included a $10 million signing bonus and $28.57 million guaranteed. He will earn a base salary of $8.350 million in 2020. His career earnings from 2012 to 2019 is $44.66 million.