Harrison Smith 2022-Net Worth, Salary, Contracts, and Personal Life

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Harrison Smith is a safety for the Minnesota Vikings in the National Football League.

Smith was selected in the first round of the NFL Draft in 2012. He was a Notre Dame football player in college.

Harrison Smith’s net worth is $20 – $25 million as of October 2022.

Quick Facts About Harrison Smith

Net Worth:$25 Million
Name:Harrison Smith
Salary:$2 Million +
Monthly Income:$0.1 Million +
Date of Birth:February 2, 1989
Gender:Male
Height:6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight:96 Kg or 211 lbs
Profession:American football safety
Nationality:American
Harrison Smith Biography
Harrison Smith

Pro Football Focus ranked Smith as the third-best player in the NFL in 2017. His season grade of 98.8 was also the highest in Pro Football Focus history among safeties. On January 22, 2018, he was named to his third straight Pro Bowl and was named first-team All-Pro. In 2019, he was named to his fourth consecutive Pro Bowl and was named second-team All-Pro.

Harrison Smith Salary And Net Worth

 His net worth is approximately 25 million dollars. That money is the result of his actions on the football field. His salary alone has earned him over 40 million dollars. He has also received ten million dollars in endorsement fees from Brands. He currently lives in Miami, Florida. He also owns real estate in Georgia and California. His Miami mansion is estimated to be worth $4 million.

Harrison Smith Career

Smith, who was named after actor Harrison Ford by his parents, attended Knoxville Catholic High School in Knoxville, Tennessee. He rushed for 1,340 yards and 19 touchdowns his senior year, caught 23 passes for 453 yards and six touchdowns, and made 61 tackles, two tackles for loss, two interceptions, and caused two fumbles on defense. In 2006, he was named Gatorade Football Player of the Year in Tennessee.

Many scouts thought he could play both offence and defence in college. He opted for Notre Dame over Tennessee, Auburn, Stanford, and Alabama.

He emerged as a star in 2008 after redshirting as a freshman in 2007. He started his career as a linebacker. In his first season, he started nine games and had 57 tackles, including 8.5 tackles for loss and 3.5 sacks. He started six games at strong safety as a junior in 2009, then six games at strong side linebacker.

Harrison Smith Professional Career

Most analysts projected Smith to be a first-round draught pick out of Notre Dame.

After trading up with the Baltimore Ravens, the Minnesota Vikings selected Smith in the first round (29th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft on April 26, 2012. Smith signed a four-year, $7.13 million contract with the Minnesota Vikings on May 31, 2012, with $5.78 million guaranteed and a $3.63 million signing bonus.

He had 104 combined tackles, one sack, three interceptions, and two touchdowns in his rookie season.

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Harrison Smith for Minnesota Vikings

Smith was activated to the 53-man roster on December 14, 2013, after missing eight games. The next day, he made eight combined tackles in his first game back, a 48-30 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles. Smith started only seven games in 2013 because of a foot injury, totaling 58 tackles and two interceptions.

On May 3, 2015, the Minnesota Vikings exercised his rookie contract’s fifth-year option, which paid him $5.28 million in 2016. 

In the season opener against the San Francisco 49ers, he had a season-high nine combined tackles.

Smith talking to Fox Sports Reporter after a match

Smith signed a five-year, $51.25 million contract extension with the Vikings on June 6, 2016, with $28.57 million guaranteed and a $10 million signing bonus.

The super safety Smith signed a four-year, $64 million contract extension with the Vikings on August 29, 2021. Smith had a sack on Joe Burrow in a 27-24 overtime loss to the Cincinnati Bengals to start the season. Smith was placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list on November 7, 2021, following a positive test, which resulted in him missing the next two games as an unvaccinated player. On November 17, 2021, he was activated.

Contract

Harrison Smith agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings on a four-year, $64,000,000 contract that included a $9,579,410 signing bonus, a $26,379,410 guarantee, and an average annual salary of $16,000,000. Smith will earn $2,950,000 in base salary, $441,176 in roster bonus, $8,000,000 in restructure bonus, and $100,000 in workout bonus in 2022, while carrying a cap hit of $7,407,058 and a dead cap value of $18,713,536.

Harrison Smith Personal Life

Harrison Smith was born in Georgia on February 2, 1989. In Knoxville, Tennessee, Smith attended Knoxville Catholic High School.

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Harrison Smith in a file photo(image credits:instagram/harrismith22)

Since 2020, Harrison Smith has been married to longtime girlfriend Madison Bayless Bankston.

FAQ About Harrison Smith

What is the age of Harrison Smith?

Currently, Harrison Smith is 33 years old (2 February 1989).
What is the Salary of Harrison Smith?

Harrison Smith earns an estimated salary of $2 Million per Year.
What is the height of Harrison Smith?

The height of Harrison Smith is 6 ft 2 in (188 cm).
What is the name of Harrison Smith’s wife?

The name of Harrison Smith’s wife is Madison Bayless Bankston.