Julie Hampton Bio: Kirk Cousins’ Wife, Kids & Net Worth

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Julie Hampton is Kirk Cousins’ famous wife, a lively elementary school teacher, and an active member of the DC charity. Kirk is a famous NFL quarterback for Minnesota Vikings.

Kirk ended his 2022 season by playing 17 games for the Minnesota Vikings.

On March 13, 2022, Kirk signed a one-year extension worth $35 million, which is fully guaranteed through the 2023 season.

Julie Hampton With Her Husband, Kirk Cousins (Source: Show Biz Cheatsheet)
Julie Hampton With Her Husband, Kirk Cousins (Source: Show Biz Cheatsheet)

Previously, he played for Washington Redskins (2012–2017) and appeared in the 2017 Pro Bowl. You might have seen him and his wife, Julie Hampton, together on the stadium or Instagram.

Well, fans already know about the famous football player, but many are more curious to know about his wife. 

Hence, to answer all your questions, let’s move on with the article. Here are some quick facts about Julie Hampton.

Quick Facts

Full Name Julie Hampton
Birth Date August 27, 1989
Birth Place Alpharetta, Georgia
Nickname Julie Cousins
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Education University Of Georgia
Zodiac Virgo
Father’s Name Mike Hampton
Mother’s Name Sue Hampton
Siblings Two Brothers (Scott Hampton & Steve Hampton)
Age 34 Years Old
Height 5’6″/1.70 m/170 cm
Weight N/A
Shoe Size N/A
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Profession Teacher
Active years Present
Marital Status Married
Husband / Spouse’s Name Kirk Cousins
Children Two Kids (Cooper Cousins & Turner Cousin)
Net Worth N/A
Merch Of Kirk Cousins Bobblehead, Rookie Cards, Posters
Social Media Instagram
Last Update April 2024

 Early Life, Family Life & Education

The elementary school teacher was born on August 27, 1989, in Alpharetta, Georgia, to Michael and Sue Hampton.

Family picture of Julie
Julie With Her Family (Source: DailyExpress)

Julie grew up in a nuclear family with her two brothers, Scott Hampton and Steve Hampton.

The NFL player’s wife is a keen academic and successfully graduated from the University of Georgia. She was always an enthusiastic learner, which eventually landed her dream job as a teacher.

Age, Height & Body Measurements

After some research, we’ve found some information on the Georgian girl. Born under the Virgo sun sign, she possesses good intelligence and is very smart. 

Talking about her height, she is 1.70 m tall and has beautiful dark brown lustrous hair with matching dark brown eyes.

Unfortunately, her exact weight is unknown at the moment. Similarly, other details, like her shoe size, dress size, etc., are still under review.

Julie belongs to the American nationality and is of Caucasian ethnicity. When it comes to religion, she follows Christianity.

Julie Hampton Career

Contrasting with her husband Kirk Cousin’s work, Julie chose the profession of a teacher. After graduating from the University of Georgia, she followed her dream and pursued her career as an elementary school teacher.

She has not yet revealed anything except for her teaching profession.

On the other hand, the elementary teacher’s husband has a whole different career path as Kirk Cousins is an American football quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings.

Kirk Cousins (Source: Star Tribune)
Kirk Cousins, World’s Highest Paid NFL Player (Source: Star Tribune)

He is a famous player and has a fantastic reputation in the sport; he started playing professionally in 2012 with Washington Redskins.

Afterward, the NFL player joined his dream team, Minnesota Vikings, in 2018 and is still playing with them.

Kirk signed a one-year, fully guaranteed contract extension for $35 million through the 2023 season on March 13, 2022, Cousins.

Recently, he ended his 2022 season recording 4,547 yards, 29 touchdowns, and 46 sacks in passing while playing 17 games for the Vikings.

Despite having different careers, the couple still shares immense compatibility and likeliness for each other’s profession.

Husband Kirk Cousins & Kids

Kirk and Julie started dating when they met through mutual friends, and as time passed, the love started growing.

Finally, on November 22, 2013, he proposed to her, and they got engaged in Washington, D.C.

Marriage picture
Kirk And Julie’s Wedding (Source: Pinterest)

Kirk is a formidable player on the field, but he is a shy and nervous man when it comes to expressing himself. In one of the interviews, he said,

I was extremely nervous. On the way down driving the car, as we got close to the Capitol building I was holding her hand and she goes, ‘Why are your hands cold and sweaty?’ I said, ‘I don’t know, but I knew it was because I was super nervous.

Consequently, the marriage date was fixed, invitations were sent, and they were married on 28 June 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.

From several reports, it was found that only family members and close friends were invited. Later, on September 29, 2017, they welcomed their first baby Cooper Cousins. 

After their first baby, they were blessed with another one, too; on 10 March 2019, the cousins’ family was blessed with another baby boy, Turner Cousins.

At present, the couple is enjoying the best time of their life. They are spending enough time with their kids, and there is no rumor of separation or divorce between the Cousins couple.

Pets & Quote

The Cousins not only share their love and care with their kids but for pets too. Julie is a big lover of dogs. They often foster dogs with no shelters and share pictures of dogs on their Instagram page.

It is said that Julie and Kirk have fostered around 7 dogs within the period of 7 months.

Kirk Cousins Quotes-

  • “When things are down, we can’t hit the panic button, and when things are up, we can’t relax. We’ve just got to stay consistent.”
  • “Discipleship, following Jesus Christ is the toughest thing that you’re going do in your whole life. You’re not going to find anything tougher.”
  • “Like everybody else, I am naturally selfish, and so I’m going to think about myself.”

Net Worth & Salary

The net worth of the elementary school teacher is still under review. From recent statistics, we’ve known that the average salary of an elementary school teacher is $37,780. 

Therefore, we can assume that she may be earning the same. Whereas Kirk has this exclusive salary raise, he is now the highest-paid NFL player.

Kirk’s net worth is $70 million in 2024, and he has a massive salary worth $27 million. According to sources, during the 2019 and 2020 seasons, he earned a total of $60 million.

This is due to the two-year contract extension with the Minnesota Vikings worth $66 million signed in March 2020. Reports say that the deal was extended with an addition of a $30 million signing bonus.

According to Forbes, Kirk has earned a sum of $2.5 million individually from brand endorsements, which included brands like Adidas, Dapper Labs, Honda Motor, Panini, PLB Sports & Entertainment, and Sleep Number.

Likewise, in 2022, Forbes added him to #25 in their highest-paid athletes’ list, on #27 in their world’s highest-paid celebrity list.

Social Media Presence

Julie is more popular as Kirk’s wife than for her own professional career. However, she has been able to accumulate numerous fans worldwide.

She communicates with her fan through Instagram and is unavailable on other platforms like Facebook and Twitter.

On Instagram, Hampton is available as @juliehcousins, with 18.8 k followers. Most of her posts reflect information regarding her kids, kids’ activities, husband, and pets.


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The Kirk couple celebrated their son Cooper’s 5th birthday on Sept 30, 2022, which makes him 6 years old in 2024.

Likewise, Julie’s husband, Kirk, is active on most social media platforms. He mostly uses Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook to communicate with his fan.

The Search Graph

Julie’s popularity graph illustrates the high intensity of her search due to her husband’s fame.

Julie Hampton, The Search Graph (Source: Google Trend)
Julie Hampton, The Search Graph (Source: Google Trend)
The search graph of Hampton from the last 12 months.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

How did Kirk Cousins meet Julie Hampton?

The couple met through a mutual friend, and they dated for a year and a half before getting married.

What happened to Julie Hampton in 2020?

On Feb 3, 2020, Julie underwent emergency surgery at Orlando hospital.

What is the Jersey Number of Kirk Cousins?

Kirks wear Jersey number 8.

Where and when did Kirk and Julie get married?

Kirk and Julie got married on 28, June 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.

Is Julie Hampton Magistrate Judge?

The Julie Hampton we are talking on this article is not the Magistrate Judge. Although both have the same name, here we are focusing more on Kirk Cousins's wife, Julie Hampton, who works as a teacher.

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Pema Sherpa is a content writer for the player's bio. Apart from writing, she shares a keen interest in music, reading, learning languages, and traveling.

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