Jacob William Brendel, known as Jake Brendel, is an American football center currently playing for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). Born on September 10, 1992, in Madison, Wisconsin, Brendel played college football at UCLA before being signed by the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 2016.

Here you can follow Jake Brendel’s net worth, salary, career earnings, contract, stats, relationship status, and more.

About Jake Brendel

Jake Brendel was born on September 10, 1992, in Madison, Wisconsin, to parents Bill Brendel and Carol Koch. He spent his early years in Madison before moving to Plano, Texas, where he attended Plano East Senior High School.

Brendel’s family was involved in local musical theater, and he himself participated in various sports, including football, basketball, baseball, lacrosse, wrestling, and competitive swimming.

College Career

Brendel had a distinguished college football career at UCLA. After redshirting his initial year, he became a fixture at center, starting all 14 games for the Bruins in 2012.

He was named first-team Freshman All-America by The Sporting News, CBSSports.com, and Football Writers Association of America, and second-team Freshman All-America by College Football News.

Brendel finished his UCLA career with a school record of 52 starts and graduated in Spring 2015 with a degree in Business Economics.

NFL Career

Brendel’s professional NFL career began when he was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys after the 2016 NFL Draft.

He was later signed to the Miami Dolphins practice squad and promoted to the active roster. Brendel also spent time with the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens before signing with the San Francisco 49ers in February 2020.

In 2022, he was named the 49ers starting center, starting all 17 games. On March 15, 2023, Brendel signed a four-year contract extension with the 49ers.

Jake Brendel’s Net Worth in 2023

As of 2023, Jake Brendel’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.

Brendel has earned $9,222,281 in Career Earnings over 7 seasons in his NFL career, as of 2023. The American football center’s prime sources of earnings are his NFL salaries and endorsements.

Contract and Salary

In 2023, Brendel signed a four-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers worth $16,500,000, with $7,490,000 guaranteed and an average annual salary of $4,125,000.

Career Earnings

Season Team Earnings
2016-2017 Miami Dolphins $990,000
2016-2018 Dallas Cowboys $1,620,000
2018-2018 Miami Dolphins $630,000
2019-2019 Baltimore Ravens $720,000
2020-2021 San Francisco 49ers $825,000
2022-2023 San Francisco 49ers $1,035,000
2023-2027 San Francisco 49ers $16,500,000


Personal Details

Full Name Jake Brendel
Birth Date September 10, 1992
Height 6 ft 4 in
Birthplace Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.
Nationality American
Current Net Worth $5 Million
Relationship Status Married to Zan Brendel
Instagram Profile jake.brendel



Jake Brendel is married to Zan. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Frankie Austin Brendel, on January 8, 2023.

Jake Brendel wife Zan
Source: Instagram

How Old is Jake Brendel?

Jake Brendel was born on September 10, 1992, making him 31 years old as of 2023.

How tall is he?

Brendel stands 6 feet 4 inches tall.

What is his nationality?

He is an American.

NFL Career Statistics

Year Team Games Played Games Started
2018 MIA 4 3
2022 SF 17 17
2023 SF 9 9


About Jake Brendel

What is Jake Brendel’s Net Worth?

His estimated net worth is $5 million.

When was he born?

He was born on September 10, 1992.

What position does he play?

Brendel plays as a center in the NFL.

Which teams has he played for in the NFL?

He has played for the Dallas Cowboys, Miami Dolphins, Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens, and San Francisco 49ers.

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