Michael Bennett was born in Avondale, Louisiana, on November 13, 1985. On April 27, 2009, he was selected as an undrafted free agent by the Seattle Seahawks.

In October 2009, he was released and selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Bennett signed an unrestricted free agency contract with Seattle in 2013.

During the season, he appeared in all 16 games, collecting 31 tackles, 8.5 sacks, and scoring his first defensive touchdown with a 22-yard fumble recovery of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.

Michael Bennett Jr. is a National Football League (NFL) defensive lineman (NFL). Michael Bennett has agreed to terms with the Seattle Seahawks. Do you want to know how much Michael Bennett is worth? Have you ever considered how much money he makes through contracts, endorsements, and salary? What is the entire worth of his cars, house, and properties? All of your queries will be answered right here. Michael Bennett, an American football player, has a net worth of $17 million.

Personal Life

Michael Bennett married Pele Bennett in Hawaii in 2012. They had three kids: Ollie, Peyton, and Blake.

  • Source of Wealth: Football
  • Age: 32
  • Birth Place: Avondale, Louisiana, United States
  • Weight: 274 lb (124 kg)
  • Marital Status: Married (Pele)
  • Full Name: Michael Bennett, Jr.
  • Nationality: American
  • Date of Birth: November 13, 1985
  • Occupation: Professional Football Player (Defensive End)
  • Education: Texas A&M University
  • Children: 3 (Ollie, Peyton, Blake)

Early Life

Michael Bennett Jr. was born in Avondale, Louisiana, on November 13, 1985. He excels in football, baseball, and track and field at Alief Taylor High School in Houston, Texas.

As a freshman at Texas A&M in 2005, he recorded 27 tackles, including 3.5 quarterback sacks, while playing in all 11 games.

He was named honorable mention All-Big 12 defensive end in 2007 after recording 43 tackles, including six for a loss of yards.

Bennett appeared in 11 games in 2008, recording 42 tackles, 12.5 for losses, and 2.5 sacks.

Michael Bennett House And Cars

Hawaii Estate/ $4.35 Million dollars.

Lamborghini Murcielago


On April 27, 2009, the Seattle Seahawks selected Michael Bennett as an undrafted free agent. On October 10, 2009, the Seahawks released Bennett. On October 12, 2009, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers claimed Bennett off waivers. His best season was in 2012, when he set career highs in tackles (41), sacks (9), and forced fumbles (2). (3).

On March 14, 2013, he was signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Seattle Seahawks. At that time, He signed a 1-year contract reportedly worth $4.8 million, with $1.5 million guaranteed.

Bennett was re-signed by the Seahawks on March 10, 2014, to a four-year, $28.5 million contract with a $16 million guarantee.

Michael Bennett has 3.5 sacks of Colin Kaepernick on October 22, 2015, in a game against the San Francisco 49ers.

Bennett signed a three-year, $31.5 million contract deal with the Seahawks on December 30, 2016, with one year remaining on his prior contract, keeping him contracted until the 2020 season.

On March 7, 2018, the Seahawks agreed to a deal with the Philadelphia Eagles in which Bennett and a seventh-round choice in the 2018 NFL Draft were exchanged.

Michael Bennett Salary Contract | Career Earnings:

Year Salary / Earnings Description
2015 $16,700
Incentive from Seattle Seahawks
2015 $6,000,000
Salary from Seattle Seahawks
2014 $2,000,000
Salary from Seattle Seahawks
2014 $28,500,000 Contract with Seattle Seahawks (2014-2017)
2014 $8,000,000 Signing bonus from Seattle Seahawks
2013 $300,000 Roster bonus from Seattle Seahawks
2013 $4,800,000
Contract with Seattle Seahawks
2013 $1,500,000 Signing bonus from Seattle Seahawks
2013 $3,000,000
Salary from Seattle Seahawks