Ben Roethlisberger is an American football player who plays in the NFL and here are few more interesting facts about his net worth, salary, records, and endorsements.
Ben Roethlisberger Facts
|Father’s Name||Kenneth Todd Roethlisberger|
|Mother’s Name||Ida Jane Foust|
|Net Worth (2021)||$100 million|
|Salary (2021)||$14 million|
|Date of Birth||March 2, 1982|
|Height (ft)||6′ 5″ (1.96 m)|
|Weight (kg)||109 kg (240 lbs)|
|NFL Draft Year||2004|
|NFL Draft Pick||Round 1 / Pick 11|
|Teams||Pittsburgh Steelers (2004-present)|
|Achievements||2× Super Bowl champion (XL, XLIII)|
NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year (2004)
7× Pro Bowl (2007, 2009, 2011, 2014–2017)
2× NFL passing yards leader (2014, 2018)
PFWA All-Rookie Team (2004)
MAC Most Valuable Player (2003)
MAC Offensive Player of the Year (2003)
MAC Freshman of the Year (2001)
Miami RedHawks No. 7 retired
|Wife / Girlfriend||Ashley Harlan (m. 2011)|
|Children||Bodie Roethlisberger, Benjamin Todd Roethlisberger, Baylee Marie Roethlisberger|
|Endorsements||Nike, Fanatics, Panini, Sprint, Upper Deck|
Benjamin Todd Roethlisberger Sr. a.k.a Ben Roethlisberger was the 2004, Round 1, 11th overall draft pick by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Roethlisberger plays in the position of quarterback and he also enjoys the popular nickname of “Big Ben.”
Ben Roethlisberger Statistics as 2020
Ben Roethlisberger Career
Roethlisberger played college football for Miami University from 2001 to 2003. In his college career, Roethlisberger threw a total of 10,829 passing yards and also had 80 passing touchdowns.
After being selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2004 NFL Draft, Roethlisberger, on August 4, 2004, signed a six-year contract with the Steelers worth $22.26 million in salaries and bonuses, with an additional $17.73 million available via incentives.
In his rookie NFL season, that is 2004-05, Roethlisberger threw for 2,621 passing yards and had 17 passing touchdowns in the regular season. Consequently, on January 5, 2005, Roethlisberger was unanimously selected as the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, and he was also named to the NFL All-Rookie Team.
In the 2005-06 season, Roethlisberger won the Super Bowl XL by defeating the Seattle Seahawks in Detroit on February 5, 2006. With the victory, Roethlisberger, at 23 years old, became the youngest quarterback to win the Super Bowl.
On March 4, 2008, Roethlisberger signed an eight-year, $102 million contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Subsequently, in the 2008-09 season, Roethlisberger won the Super Bowl XLIII against the Arizona Cardinals. This was Roethlisberger’s second Super Bowl ring.
In the 2010-11 season, Roethlisberger again played the Super Bowl XLV. However, this time Roethlisberger lost against the Green Bay Packers.
Then on March 13, 2015, Roethlisberger signed a five-year contract extension with the Steelers. In the 2015-16 season, Roethlisberger was named to his fourth career Pro Bowl and was also ranked 21st by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2016.
Again, on April 24, 2019, Roethlisberger signed a two-year contract extension with the Steelers, worth $68 million with a $37.5 million signing bonus. This kept him under contract through the 2021 season. However, on March 4, 2021, Roethlisberger signed a renegotiated contract with the Steelers, for the 2021 season.
Ben Roethlisberger Net Worth and Salary
According to sources, Roethlisberger has a net worth of $100 million as of 2021. Most of his net worth is acquired from his salary and endorsements.
According to Spotrac, Roethlisberger signed a 1 year, $14,000,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $12,925,000 signing bonus, $12,925,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $14,000,000.
In 2021, Roethlisberger will earn a base salary of $1,075,000 and a signing bonus of $12,925,000, while carrying a cap hit of $25,910,000 and a dead cap value of $36,275,000.
Ben Roethlisberger Personal Life
Roethlisberger was born in Lima, Ohio. 39-year-old Roethlisberger is the son of Kenneth Todd Roethlisberger and Ida Jane Foust. Further, Roethlisberger has two siblings named Carlee Roethlisberger and Bob Roethlisberger.
According to sources, Roethlisberger is married to Ashley Harlan since 2011. Ashley is a physician assistant from New Castle, Pennsylvania.
Roethlisberger has three children named Bodie Roethlisberger, Benjamin Todd Roethlisberger, and Baylee Marie Roethlisberger.
Ben Roethlisberger Endorsements and Investments
Big Ben reportedly has endorsement deals with Nike, Fanatics, Panini, Sprint, and Upper Deck. According to speculations, Roethlisberger earns an estimated $1 million annually from endorsements alone.
Moreover, Roethlisberger has his own line of barbeque sauce, Big Ben’s BBQ. He has also invested nearly $11 million in a medical device company called NeoLight.
FAQs about Ben Roethlisberger
|What is the age of Ben Roethlisberger?|
|Ben Roethlisberger is 39 years old and was born on March 2, 1982.|
|What is the net worth of Ben Roethlisberger?|
|Ben Roethlisberger has a net worth of $100 million as of 2021.|
|Where was Ben Roethlisberger born?|
|Ben Roethlisberger was born in Lima, Ohio.|
|Who is the wife of Ben Roethlisberger?|
|Ben Roethlisberger is married to Ashley Harlan since 2011.|
|In which year was Ben Roethlisberger drafted?|
|Ben Roethlisberger was drafted in 2004, Round 1, Pick 11.|
|In what position does Ben Roethlisberger play?|
|Ben Roethlisberger plays in the position of quarterback.|
|Ben Roethlisberger plays for which NFL team?|
|Ben Roethlisberger currently plays for the Pittsburgh Steelers.|
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