Travis Kelce is an American football player for the Kansas City Chiefs who plays as a tight end and was picked 63rd in the 2013 NFL Draft
Travis Kelce is 33 years old and here is everything you need to know about his net worth, contract, career, personal life, and more.
Travis Kelce Facts
|Birth Place||Westlake, Ohio|
|Father’s Name||Ed Kelce|
|Mother’s Name||Donna Kelce|
|Net Worth (2023)||$20 million|
|Salary (2023)||$14 million|
|Date of Birth||October 5, 1989|
|Height (ft)||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight (kg)||260 lb (118 kg)|
|NFL Draft Year||2013|
|NFL Draft Pick||Round 3 / 63rd Overall|
|Playing Career||2013 – Present|
|Teams||Kansas City Chiefs (NFL)|
Travis Kelce Contract Details
|Contract:||4 yr(s) / $57,250,000|
|Guaranteed at Signing||$20,750,000|
|Free Agent:||2026 / UFA|
Travis Kelce’s first contract in the NFL was worth $3.12 million with a $703,304 signing bonus. In 2016, he was handed an extension for $46 million spread across five years. In 2020, he signed a $57 million contract extension with the Chiefs, set to run until 2026. He had $22.75 million of it guaranteed and is currently earning over $14 million per season on average.
Kelce is one of the best tight ends in the NFL and he is not quite done earning the big bucks in the sport. He is 33 now and could easily be handed another big contract if he manages to stay healthy. Currently, there is no information on the signing bonus he was handed in during his last extension.
Travis Kelce Net Worth
Travis Kelce is said to have an estimated net worth of $20 million after spending ten years in the NFL. He has racked up close to $150 million in career earnings from his contract alone. Slowly creeping into his final years, Kelce could receive another bumper paycheque to boost his net worth.
Right now, he is tied to the Midwest grocery chain, Hy-Vee on a multi-year deal until 2025. The company has also been a long-time sponsor of the Chiefs. Kelce stated earlier that he nearly went broke when he was on a rookie contract with his lavish expenditures. Fortunately, he mended his ways and now advises young players coming into the league to find financial advisors.
Travis Kelce Football Career
Travis Kelce is an Ohia native. He attended Cleveland Heights High School and was a three-sport athlete in football, basketball, and baseball. He was rated a two-star prospect, having led the football team to three years as quarterback and totaled 2,539 in offensive yards. With a full scholarship to the University of Cincinnati, he tallied eight rushes for 47 yards and two touchdowns along with one reception for three yards in 2009. He missed the subsequent season for substance abuse. In 2013, he was named winner of the College Football Performance Awards Tight End of the Year.
Kansas City Chiefs picked him 63rd overall in the 2013 NFL Draft. He received two rejections and was fined $11,025 and $24,309 respectively for unsportsmanlike conduct. He has been named eight times into the Pro Bowl and four times in the All-Pro. He became a Super Bowl champion in 2019, recording six passes for 43 receiving yards and a receiving touchdown and one carry for two rushing yards during the 31–20 win in the championship game.
Here are his career highlights –
- Super Bowl champion (LIV)
- 4× First-team All-Pro (2016, 2018, 2020 and 2022)
- 3× Second-team All-Pro (2017, 2019, 2021)
- 8× Pro Bowl (2015–2022)
- NFL 2010s All-Decade Team
- First-team All-Big East (2012)
Travis Kelce Personal Life
Travis Kelce has a younger brother Jason Kelce who plays as a center for the Philadelphia Eagles. In 2015, he started the Eighty-Seven & Running foundation to help underprivileged youth.
Kelce was in a relationship with Kayla Nicole but they broke up in 2022.
FAQs About Travis Kelce
Yes. They are brothers.
Yes, he won a Super Bowl with the Chiefs in 2020.
Travis Kelce was born on the 5th of October, 1989.
Travis Kelce was born in Westlake, Ohio.
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