Simon Kjær Net Worth

Simon Kjaer is a center-back for the Danish National Football Team as well as the Italian club Milan, where he also serves as captain. He has a net worth of $15 million.

In this article, we will learn about Simon Kjaer’s net worth, salary, earnings, biography, and many more.

About Simon Kjær

Simon Thorup Kjaer, a professional football player from Denmark who was born on March 26, 1989, plays center-back for Serie A club AC Milan and serves as captain of the Danish national team.

Kjaer received the titles of Danish Talent of the Year in 2009 and Danish Under-19 Talent of the Year in 2007.

He has participated in more than 120 games for Denmark, including the UEFA European Championship in 2012 and the FIFA World Cup in 2010, 2018, and 2022.

Early Life

Kjaer, a Horsens native, began playing football at the age of four.

Due to this, he initially joined the minor league Lund IF near Horsens before switching to the FC Midtjylland youth team in 2004, where his father, Jrn Kjaer, was the club’s equipment manager.

He was one of the first footballers in Denmark to graduate from the FCM football academy after going through the system.


In February 2008, Kjaer signed a five-year contract with Italian club Palermo, effective from the summer of 2008, earning Midtjylland a €4 million transfer fee.

He was introduced at the club’s press conference on June 5, 2008, with newly acquired Andrea Raggi. On 30 June 2010, VfL Wolfsburg confirmed they had opened talks with Kjær. 

The move was confirmed on 8 July 2010, as the club signed Kjær for an undisclosed fee believed to be more than £10 million.

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On 13 January 2020, Kjær signed with AC Milan on loan for the rest of the 2019–20 season, with the option to make the transfer permanent for an undisclosed sum.

Simon Kjær’s Net Worth and Earnings

As of 2023, the professional Danish footballer Simon Kjaer has a net worth of $15 million. He made most of this money from his professional career in football by playing in both the international world cup and multiple clubs throughout his career such as FC Midtjylland, Palermo, 

VfL Wolfsburg, Sevilla, and currently at AC Milan.


The very skilled Danish defender Simon Kjaer makes £30,000 per week from the Italian team and will make £1,560,000 annually in 2021. Previously, Sevilla FC paid him $5.12 million annually. His weekly pay in 2018 was $98591.20. He made $3 million in 2010.


Simon Kjaer has a net worth of approximately $15 million as a result of his earnings and endorsements for illustrious companies like Nike. The estimated market worth of Simon Kajer is $19 million.

Quick Facts 

Full Name Simon Thorup Kjær
Nickname Thorup
Born 26 March 1989
Debut 2007
Height 1.90 m
Weight 86 kg
Age 34 years old
Birthplace Horsens, Denmark
Religion Christian
Nationality Danish
Net Worth $15 million
Marital Status Married
Father name Jorn Kjaer
Mother name Lotte Kjaer
Twitter Handle @simonkjaer1989
Instagram Handle simonkjaer.official


Father and husband, Simon Kjaer. His longtime lover and now wife, Elina Gollert In June 2017, they were married in Rona, Italy. The married couple’s two children are named Milas and Viggo Kjaer.

Together with his wife and kids, he leads a beautiful life. At the time, he was married to Camilla (his first wife). Since they were fifteen years old, they had been pals. They ultimately parted ways.

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Simon Kjaer was born on 26 March 1989 and as of 2023, he is 34 years old.

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Height And Weight

He stands 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs around 86 kg.

Career stats

Club Season League National Cup
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals
Midtjylland 2007–08 Danish Superliga 19 2
Palermo 2008–09 Serie A 27 3
2009–10 35 2 3
Total 62 5 3
VfL Wolfsburg 2010–11 Bundesliga 32 1 2
2011–12 3 1
2012–13 22 2 3
Total 57 3 6
Roma (loan) 2011–12 Serie A 22 2
Lille 2013–14 Ligue 1 35 2 1
2014–15 31 1 2 1
Total 66 1 4 2
Fenerbahçe 2015–16 Süper Lig 28 2 6
2016–17 27 1 5
Total 55 3 11
Sevilla 2017–18 La Liga 20 2 1
2018–19 26 3
Total 46 2 4
Atalanta (loan) 2019–20 Serie A 5
Milan (loan) 2019–20 15 4
Milan 2020–21 28 1
2021–22 11
2022–23 15
Total 69 5
Career total 400 14 38 2

Faqs About Simon Kjær

When did he start to play professionally?
His professional debut was in 2007.

Which club does he play for now?
As of 2023, he plays for AC Milan.

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