Geno Smith is an American football quarterback who plays for the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL. He was picked by the New York Jets in the 2013 NFL Draft. The 32-year-old’s net worth is $5 million. Here we highlight Geno Smith’s net worth, salary, earnings, biography, career, wife, and more.
Geno Smith’s Career and Biography
Eugene Cyril “Geno” Smith III was born on October 10, 1990, in Miami, Florida, to Tracy and Eugene Smith Sr. Geno Smith attended Miramar High School in Florida and played football.
The quarterback played college football for West Virginia (2009-2012). He led the West Virginia Mountaineers to several bowl games. Geno Smith was selected to the 2011 First-team All-Big East.
In his Junior year, Smith won the 2012 Orange Bowl by thumping Clemson Tigers 70-33. His 401 passing yards broke Tom Brady’s Orange Bowl record of 396 that he set in the 2000 Orange Bowl.
In the 2013 NFL Draft, Geno Smith was a second-round pick by the New York Jets. Smith played as a quarterback for the Jets from 2013-2016. However, his career was not a big success.
After two inconsistent seasons as the starter for the Jets, he played the next two seasons as a backup, mostly due to injuries.
In 2017 and 2018, he joined and played as a backup QB for the New York Giants and Los Angeles Chargers, respectively. In 2019, Geno Smith joined the Seattle Seahawks and has been playing for them ever since.
Geno Smith had a great year in the 2022 season. After the departure of Russell Wilson, he became the starting quarterback.
In Week 4 in their 48-45 win over Detroit Lions, he was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week. He threw for 320 yards and 2 touchdowns as well as 49 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown.
The Seattle Seahawks went 7-8 as of Week 16. Geno Smith was named to the 2022 Pro Bowl for the first time in his career.
Geno Smith’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings
The Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith’s net worth is $5 million in 2023. His average annual salary is $3,500,000 for the Seahawks.
The 32-year-old starting quarterback earns a decent amount from his football contracts, endorsements, and sponsorship deals.
Contract and Salary
In 2022, Geno Smith signed a one-year contract renewal with the Seahawks. The contract is a $3,500,000 year deal, with a $500,000 signing bonus and a $500,000 guaranteed payment.
Smith was a second-round pick by the New York Jets in the 2013 NFL Draft. Then, his 4-year rookie contract was worth $5 million.
|Full Name||Eugene Cyril “Geno” Smith III|
|Father||Eugene Smith Sr.|
|Current Club||Seattle Seahawks|
|NFL Draft||2013, Round 2, Pick 39|
|Date of Birth||October 10, 1990|
|Height||191 cm (6′ 3″)|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Geno Smith’s Wife
The Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith’s lovely wife is Hayley Eastham. Hayley is his college lover. The couple started dating when they were in West Virginia. The couple got married reportedly in 2015.
Born on October 10, 1990, Smith is 32 years old.
Geno Smith is 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) tall.
The quarterback wears no. 7 for the Seattle Seahawks.
[As of Week 16, 2022]
FAQs About Geno Smith
What is Geno Smith’s Net Worth?
His net worth is $5 million.
What is his Jersey Number?
Smith wears no. 7 for the Seahawks.