Marcus Mariota

Marcus Ardel Taulauniu Mariota, born on October 30, 1993, is an American football quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted second overall by the Tennessee Titans in the 2015 NFL Draft.

Mariota played college football at Oregon, where he was the starting quarterback from 2012 to 2014. As a junior in 2014, Mariota became the first University of Oregon player, as well as the first Hawaii-born athlete, to win the Heisman Trophy.

Here you can follow Marcus Mariota’s net worth, salary, career earnings, contract, stats, wife, and more.

About Marcus Mariota

Marcus Mariota was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to Alana Deppe-Mariota and Toa Mariota. He is of Samoan descent on his father’s side and German descent on his mother’s side. 

He grew up admiring the quarterback play of fellow Samoan Jeremiah Masoli, who was also a standout quarterback at the Saint Louis School and the University of Oregon. 

Mariota describes himself as a dedicated Christian. He has a younger brother Matt who also plays football.

Mariota attended the Saint Louis School in Honolulu, where he was a two-sport star in football and track. In football, he was relatively unknown until late in his high school career due to not starting until his senior season. 

As a senior, he helped lead St. Louis to an 11–1 record and the state title while being named PrepStar Magazine All-West Region and Interscholastic League of Honolulu Offensive Player of the Year.

College Career

After redshirting the 2011 season, Mariota was showcased in 2012 as the first freshman to start a season opener for the Ducks in 22 seasons. 

He helped lead Oregon to a 12–1 record and the No. 2 final season ranking while being named Pac-12 All-Conference.

NFL Career

Mariota was drafted second overall by the Tennessee Titans in the 2015 NFL Draft. He led the Titans to three consecutive winning seasons, the most since the team was known as the Houston Oilers. 

He was benched and replaced by Ryan Tannehill as the starting quarterback halfway through the 2019 season. 

Mariota signed with the Las Vegas Raiders the following season and backed up Derek Carr before signing with the Falcons in 2022. In 2023, Mariota signed a 1-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Marcus Mariota’s Net Worth in 2023

As of 2023, Marcus Mariota’s net worth is estimated to be around $40 million.

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Marcus Mariota’s prime sources of earnings are his NFL salaries, endorsements, and sponsorship deals.

Contract and Salary

In 2023, Mariota signed a 1-year, $5,000,000 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, including a $3,835,000 signing bonus, $5,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,000,000. 

In 2023, Mariota will earn a base salary of $1,165,000 and a signing bonus of $3,835,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,932,000 and a dead cap value of $5,000,000.

Career Earnings

Year Base Salary Signing Bonus Total Earnings
2015 $435,000 $15,870,164 $16,330,324
2016 $525,000 $1,535,635
2017 $615,000 $2,636,270
2018 $705,000 $3,736,905
2019 $20,922,000 $20,922,000
2020 $7,500,000 $9,130,549
2021 $1,750,000 $1,750,000 $3,500,000
2022 $1,750,000 $5,000,000 $6,750,000
2023 $1,165,000 $3,835,000 $5,000,000


Personal Details

Full Name Marcus Ardel Taulauniu Mariota
Nickname Saint Marcus, The Flyin’ Hawaiian
Birth Date October 30, 1993
Height 6′ 4″
Birthplace Honolulu, Hawaii
Nationality American
Current Net Worth $40 million
Relationship Status Married
Wife Kiyomi Cook
Instagram Profile N/A



Marcus Mariota is married to Kiyomi Cook, whom he met during his college days at the University of Oregon. The couple got married on the Hawaiian island of Oahu in a reportedly small ceremony. The wedding took place on Thursday, July 6, 2021.

How Old is Marcus Mariota?

As of November 12, 2023, Marcus Mariota is 30 years old.

How tall is he?

He is 6′ 4″ tall.

What is his nationality?

He is American.

Career Statistics

Season Team Games Pass Attempts Pass Completions Completion % Passing Yards Passing TDs Interceptions Rushing Attempts Rushing Yards Rushing TDs
2020 LV 1 28 17 60.7% 226 1 1 9 88 1
2021 LV 10 2 1 50.0% 4 0 0 13 87 1
2022 ATL 13 300 184 61.3% 2,219 15 9 85 438 4
Total 87 2,095 1,312 62.6% 15,656 92 54 349 2,012 17


FAQs About Marcus Mariota

When was Marcus Mariota born?

Marcus Mariota was born on October 30, 1993.

What is his net worth in 2023?

As of 2023, Marcus Mariota’s net worth is estimated to be around $40 million.

Who is his wife?

His wife is Kiyomi Cook.

Wrapping Up: Marcus Mariota’s Net Worth

Marcus Mariota is a talented and accomplished NFL quarterback, known for his time with the Tennessee Titans, Las Vegas Raiders, Atlanta Falcons, and currently the Philadelphia Eagles. 

He has accumulated a net worth of $40 million. His journey from a high school football star in Honolulu to a Heisman Trophy winner and a top NFL draft pick is a testament to his skill, dedication, and hard work.

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