Christian McCaffrey

Christian Jackson McCaffrey, also known by his initials CMC, is an American football running back for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). Born on June 7, 1996, in Castle Rock, Colorado, McCaffrey played college football at Stanford and was drafted by the Carolina Panthers eighth overall in the 2017 NFL Draft.

As a sophomore in 2015, he was named AP College Football Player of the Year and was a finalist for the Heisman Trophy. He holds the NCAA record for most all-purpose yards in a season, with 3,864.

Here you can follow Christian McCaffrey’s net worth, salary, career earnings, contract, stats, girlfriend, and more.

About Christian McCaffrey

Christian McCaffrey was born to former Stanford and NFL wide receiver Ed McCaffrey and former Stanford soccer player Lisa McCaffrey. 

He attended Regis Jesuit High School in Aurora, Colorado for his freshman year and then Valor Christian High School in Highlands Ranch, Colorado for the rest of his high school career. 

McCaffrey was also a standout sprinter on the track and field team. McCaffrey comes from a family of athletes. His father, Ed McCaffrey, played college football at Stanford and in the NFL, mostly for the Denver Broncos. His mother, Lisa Sime, played soccer at Stanford. 

McCaffrey’s older brother Max played football at Duke University, and then on several NFL teams as a wide receiver. His younger brother, Dylan, is a quarterback at Northern Colorado. His youngest brother, Luke, is a wide receiver at Rice University.

College Career

McCaffrey played in all 13 games as a true freshman for the Cardinal in 2014. He shared the backfield with Remound Wright, Barry J. Sanders, and Kelsey Young. 

In his collegiate debut, he had a 52-yard receiving touchdown against UC Davis. He finished the year with 300 rushing yards on 43 carries and 251 receiving yards on 17 receptions with two total touchdowns.

His college career stats include 632 rushes for 3922 yards, 99 receptions for 1206 yards, and a total of 31 touchdowns.

NFL Career

McCaffrey was drafted by the Carolina Panthers with the eighth overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. He holds numerous NFL and Carolina Panthers franchise records and is a member of the 1,000-yard rushing and 1,000-yard receiving in a season club. 

In 2019, he led the NFL in all-purpose yards. In 2022, he was traded to the San Francisco 49ers where he became the first 49ers running back, and fourth player in NFL history, to record passing, rushing, and receiving touchdowns in the same game.

Christian McCaffrey’s Net Worth in 2023

As of 2023, Christian McCaffrey’s net worth is $40 million.

San Francisco 49ers running back Christian McCaffrey’s prime sources of earnings are his NFL salaries, endorsements, and sponsorship deals.

Contract and Salary

McCaffrey signed a 4-year contract with the Carolina Panthers worth $64,063,500, including a $21,500,000 signing bonus, $38,162,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,015,875. 

In 2023, McCaffrey will earn a base salary of $1,080,000, a restructure bonus of $10,720,000, and a workout bonus of $200,000.

Career Earnings

Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
2017 CAR $465,000 $10,679,128 $11,144,128
2018 CAR $1,248,695 $1,248,695
2019 CAR $2,032,390 $49,276 $2,081,666
2020 CAR $825,000 $21,500,000 $12,274 $22,337,274
2021 CAR $990,000 $200,000 $7,047,500 $8,237,500
2022 CAR $690,000 $690,000
2022 SF $345,000 $200,000 $7,365,000 $7,910,000
2023 SF $1,080,000 $200,000 $10,720,000 $12,000,0004


Personal Details

Detail Information
Full Name Christian Jackson McCaffrey
Nickname CMC
Birth Date June 7, 1996
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Birthplace Castle Rock, Colorado, U.S.
Nationality American
Current Net Worth $40 million 
Relationship Status Engaged
Girlfriend  Olivia Culpo
Instagram Profile @christianmccaffrey



McCaffrey has been in a relationship with Miss Universe 2012 and fashion influencer Olivia Culpo since 2019. They announced their engagement on April 7, 2023.

Christian McCaffrey girlfriend Olivia Culpo
Source: Instagram

How Old is Christian McCaffrey?

As of November 14, 2023, Christian McCaffrey is 27 years old.

How tall is he?

He is 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 meters) tall.

What is his nationality?

He is American.

Career Statistics

Year Team Games Rushing Attempts Rushing Yards Rushing Average Rushing TDs Receptions Receiving Yards Receiving Average Receiving TDs Fumbles
2021 Carolina Panthers 7 99 442 4.5 1 37 343 9.3 1 1
2022 Carolina Panthers 6 85 393 4.6 2 33 277 8.4 1 0
2022 San Francisco 49ers 11 159 746 4.7 6 52 464 8.9 4 1
2023 San Francisco 49ers 8 137 652 4.8 9 32 292 9.1 4 2
Total 83 1162 5378 4.6 47 474 4048 8.5 26 8


FAQs About Christian McCaffrey

Who are Christian McCaffrey’s parents?

Christian McCaffrey’s parents are former Stanford and NFL wide receiver Ed McCaffrey and former Stanford soccer player Lisa McCaffrey.

What records does he hold?

He holds the NCAA record for most all-purpose yards in a season, with 3,864. He also holds numerous NFL and Carolina Panthers franchise records.

Who is his girlfriend?

He has been in a relationship with Olivia Culpo.

Wrapping Up: Christian McCaffrey’s Net Worth

Christian McCaffrey is a remarkable athlete with a rich family history in sports. His achievements in college and the NFL, along with his personal life, make him a fascinating figure in American football. 

He has accumulated a net worth of $40 million. As he continues his career with the San Francisco 49ers, fans, and sports enthusiasts alike will undoubtedly be watching his progress with great interest.

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