Joe Flacco Net Worth 2022 – Salary, Income, Wife

Joe Flacco Net Worth 

Joe Flacco is an American football player who has an estimated net worth of $85 millionHe currently serves as the quarterback for the New York Jets of the National Football League. Prior to joining the team, Joe Flacco had played for the Ravens since 2008. Over the years, he bettered his performance and became the all-time leader in the Ravens’ history for passing yards and passing touchdowns. Named the Super Bowl XLVII’s MVP, Flacco signed a six-year contract with the Ravens at a record-high sum of $120.6 million in 2013.

As a result of his fame and glory, Flacco has signed a lot of endorsement deals with big brands throughout his career. While still a rookie, he signed a three-year contract with Reebok in 2008. He served as a spokesperson for Pizza Hut from 2009 to 2010. Other endorsements include Nike, McDonald’s, Haribo, 1st Mariner Bank, and Zynga, for which he promoted a mobile application called NFL Showdown: Football Manager.

His career’s best season had been 2014 when he threw for 3,986 yards, 27 passing touchdowns, and 12 interceptions with a 91.0 passer rating. In his NFL career, he has mostly played on a run-first offense. In league history, he became the first rookie quarterback to win two road playoff games. 

To calculate the net worth of Joe Flacco, subtract all his liabilities from his total assets. Investments, savings, cash deposits, and any equity he has in a house, car, or other similar asset are included in the total assets. All debts, such as personal loans and mortgages, are included in total liabilities.

Here’s the breakdown of his net worth:

Name: Joe Flacco
Net Worth: $85 Million
Monthly Income: $1.5 Million
Annual Salary: $20 Million
Source of Wealth: American football player

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Early Life

Joe Flacco was born in Audubon, New Jersey, on January 16, 1985, to Karen and Steve Flacco. He is the eldest of five siblings, with four brothers named Mike, John, Brian, and Tom.

He participated in football, baseball, and basketball at Audubon High School. He was the Green Wave’s starting quarterback during those years.

Collegiate Career

Joe Flacco attended the University of Pittsburgh and began playing for the Pittsburgh Panthers football team in 2003, eventually becoming the backup quarterback in 2004. Despite seeing action against Ohio University, the University of Nebraska, and the University of South Florida, he was dissatisfied with his limited playing time behind starter Tyler Palko.

He transferred to the University of Delaware and began playing in the 2006 season. He threw for 2,783 yards and 18 touchdowns with 10 interceptions while playing for the Fightin’ Blue Hens. Delaware, on the other hand, did not make the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) playoffs.

He led his team to an 8-3 regular season record in 2007 and was recognized as one of college football’s most accurate passers. His best performances came against Division 1-A Navy, the Delaware State Hornets, the Northern Iowa Panthers, and the Southern Illinois Salukis. His team, however, was defeated in the championship game by the Appalachian State Mountaineers.

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NFL Career

Joe Flacco was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2008 NFL Draft and signed a five-year contract worth around $30 million (with $8.75 million guaranteed) in July.

Because starters Kyle Boller and Troy Smith were injured, he was able to make his debut as the starting quarterback against the Cincinnati Bengals in 2008. Despite completing 15 passes for 129 yards, Flacco did not throw any touchdowns or interceptions. He completed a 38-yard rushing touchdown, the longest by a quarterback in Ravens franchise history.

The Baltimore Ravens won their first game of the season against the Kansas City Chiefs in 2009. Flacco threw for 307 yards and three touchdowns, both career highs for him, helping the Ravens break the franchise record for most offensive yards in a game.

He threw for 248 yards and completed 52.6% of his passes in the Ravens’ season opener against the New York Jets in 2010, leading them to a victory. In December 2010, the Ravens defeated the Cleveland Browns, and Flacco passed 10,000 yards for the first time in his career. He finished the season with 3,622 passing yards and 25 passing touchdowns, and a passer rating of 93.6.

Flacco had his worst season of his career in 2013. He threw 22 interceptions and 19 touchdowns, the fewest since his rookie year, and his passer rating of 73.1 was the lowest of his career. He was sacked 48 times and was forced to miss the playoffs for the first time in his career.

In 2014, he was ranked 58th on the NFL’s Top 100 Players list. However, for the first time since 2005, the Ravens lost their home opener against the Cincinnati Bengals that year. However, one of his best games came in Week 6 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, when he completed 21 of 28 passes for 306 yards, scored five touchdown passes (a career high), had no interceptions, and had a season-high passer rating of 149.7.

He was given the opportunity to play in the 2015 Pro Bowl as an alternate for his outstanding performance during the 2014 season, but he declined because his wife was due to give birth to their third child the same month. However, he was ranked 97th in the NFL Top 100 Players of 2015.

Flacco had a rough year in 2015. It was the first time in his NFL career that he started a season 0-2 down. Flacco finished the season with 266 completed passes, 2,791 yards, 14 touchdowns, 12 interceptions, and an 83.1 passer rating for the Ravens. He did not make the NFL’s annual Top 100 Players list due to his poor performance.

The Ravens signed him to a three-year extension in 2016. During the season, the Ravens defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars and finished with a 3-0 record, their best after three games since 2009. They did, however, miss the playoffs for the second year in a row. Flacco set a career high with 4,317 passing yards and 436 completions, both of which were career highs and franchise bests.

Unfortunately, he had to miss the training camp in July 2017 due to a back injury. He was injured and had to leave the game against the Miami Dolphins on Thursday Night Football. Nonetheless, the Ravens prevailed. Since the Super Bowl, critics say he’s deteriorated into an average player.

Awards & Achievements

Joe Flacco was the Super Bowl champion (XLVII) and the Super Bowl MVP (XLVII). In the NFL, he was the first rookie quarterback to win two playoff games.

He was ECAC Player of the Year (2007) and Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year (2008).

He had 36 postseason wins in his first three seasons and is the only quarterback to win a playoff game in each of his first five seasons.

He is also the first quarterback to have a passer rating over 100 in all four games of a postseason. He is also the fastest quarterback to score five touchdowns in a game.

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Personal Life & Wife

On June 25, 2011, Joe Flacco married Dana. Stephen Vincent, born in 2012, Daniel, born in 2013, Francis Michael, born in 2015, and Evelyn Renee, born in 2016, are their three children.

He has worked with a number of companies, including Nike and Reebok. He signed endorsement deals with McDonald’s and Haribo in 2013. He also promoted the Zynga mobile app ‘NFL Showdown: Football Manager.’

Three of his brothers are also involved in various sports. Mike was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 31st round of the 2009 Major League Baseball draft and became the Frederick Keys’ starting first baseman. At the 2013 Stanford vs. Army football game, John faced off against the United States Corps of Cadets. In 2015, Tom was a quarterback at Western Michigan University.

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