Jonah Jackson

Jonah Jackson is an American football offensive guard for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). Born on February 5, 1997, in Media, Pennsylvania, he played college football at Ohio State and Rutgers before being selected by the Detroit Lions in the 2020 NFL Draft.

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About Jonah Jackson

Jonah Jackson was born on February 5, 1997, in Media, Pennsylvania. He is one of five siblings and his parents ran an auto detailing business and worked at Lowe’s respectively. 

Jackson started his football career at an early age, playing for the Rose Tree Colts, and continued playing football into high school, attending Penncrest High School.

College Career

Jackson spent the first four seasons of his collegiate career at Rutgers. He redshirted his true freshman season and played in all 12 of the Scarlet Knights games the next season, mostly on the field goal protection unit. 

Jackson played center as a redshirt sophomore, playing in six games and starting five contests before suffering a season-ending injury. 

As a redshirt junior, Jackson started 11 games at right guard though he missed one game due to injury and was named honorable mention All-Big Ten Conference. 

Following the season, he announced that he would be leaving Rutgers as a graduate transfer, eventually choosing to attend Ohio State after visiting Oklahoma. 

Jackson played his final season for the Ohio State Buckeyes, starting all of the Buckeyes games at left guard and garnering first-team All-Big Ten honors.

NFL Career

Jonah Jackson was selected No. 75 overall by the Detroit Lions in the 2020 NFL Draft. On June 24, 2020, the Lions signed Jackson to a four-year contract. 

Jackson was named the Lions starting right guard going into his rookie season. He made his NFL debut on September 13, 2020, in the season opener against the Chicago Bears, starting at right guard and playing 90% of the Lions offensive snaps. Jackson has started 32 of a possible 33 games through his first 2 seasons in the league. 

He missed the Lions’ week 15 matchup against the Arizona Cardinals due to a back injury. Jackson was selected to play in the 2022 Pro Bowl as an injury replacement.

Jonah Jackson’s Net Worth in 2023

As of 2023, Jonah Jackson’s net worth is $5 million.

Detroit Lions offensive guard Jonah Jackson’s prime sources of earnings are his NFL salaries, endorsements, and sponsorship deals.

Contract and Salary

Jonah Jackson signed a 4-year, $4,796,768 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $1,048,560 signing bonus, $1,048,560 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,199,192. 

In 2023, Jackson will earn a base salary of $2,992,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,254,140 and a dead cap value of $262,140.

Career Earnings

Year Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash Cash AAV
2020 23 $610,000 $262,140 $872,140 $1,048,560 $2,145,882 $2,145,882
2021 24 $828,035 $262,140 $1,090,175 $786,420 $828,035 $1,486,959
2022 25 $1,046,069 $262,140 $1,308,209 $524,280 $1,046,069 $1,339,995
2023 26 $2,992,000 $262,140 $3,254,140 $262,140 $2,992,000 $1,752,997


Personal Details

Information Details
Full name Jonah Jackson
Birth date February 5, 1997
Height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Birthplace Media, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Nationality American
Current net worth $5 million
Relationship status Single/Unknown 
Instagram profile @jonahjackson73



As of 2023, Jonah Jackson doesn’t have any girlfriend. He appears to be single.

How Old is Jonah Jackson?

As of 2023, Jonah Jackson is 26 years old

How tall is he?

He is 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) tall.

What is his nationality?

He is American.

Career Statistics

Year Team Games Played (G) Games Started (GS) Penalties (Pen) Penalty Yards (Yds) False Starts Holding Sacks Allowed (Sacks Allwd) Sack Yards (Yds)
2020 DET 16 16 4 30 3 0 3.50 31.50
2021 DET 16 16 8 60 3 3 4.00 39.00
2022 DET 13 13 3 35 0 2 0.00 0.00
2023 DET 6 6 2 20 0 2 1.00 3.00
Total 51 51 17 145 6 7 8.50 73.50


FAQs About Jonah Jackson

When was Jonah Jackson born?

Jonah Jackson was born on February 5, 1997.

How tall is he?

He is 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) tall.

What is his nationality?

 He is American.

Wrapping Up: Jonah Jackson’s Net Worth

Jonah Jackson has made a significant impact in the NFL as an offensive guard for the Detroit Lions. From his early days in Media, Pennsylvania, through his college career at Rutgers and Ohio State, to his professional career in the NFL, Jackson has demonstrated his skill and dedication to the sport. 

He has accumulated a net worth of $5 million. As he continues his career, fans and fellow players alike will be watching to see what he accomplishes next.

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