Marvin Jones Jr Net Worth: Contract And Career Earnings

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Professional football player Marvin Jones Jr. is estimated to have a net worth of $10 million as of this writing.

Originally from Fontana, California, Marvin has been playing in the NFL for over a decade. As a result, he has earned a good amount of money playing professional football, achieving a net worth of millions.

So, how much has he earned till now? What is his salary? Know everything about his net worth and career earnings in the article below!

American Professional Football Player Marvin Jones Jr.
American Professional Football Player Marvin Jones Jr. (Source: Sports Illustrated)

Marvin Lewis Jones Jr., better known as Marvin Jones Jr., is an American professional football player.

After playing collegiate football for the California Golden Bears from 2008 to 2011, the Cincinnati Bengals chose him as the 166th overall pick in the 2012 draft. 

Aside from the Bengals, he played several seasons for other clubs, including the Detroit Lions and the Jacksonville Jaguars, until 2022.

On April 25, 2023, Jones signed a one-year contract with the Lions. However, he announced he would leave the team for personal reasons later in October.

He is currently a free agent.

Marvin Jones Jr Net Worth: Contract And Career Earnings

The American football wide receiver Marvin Jones is estimated to have a net worth of around $10 million.

As a professional football player, his primary source of earning is NFL games. Aside from that, he earns pretty well through brand endorsement and sales. He has his apparel brand named BZN.

Drafted in the NFL in 2012, Marvin signed a four-year rookie contract worth just over $2.2 million with the Bengals. Apart from receiving around $390k in salary, he got $162k as a signing bonus.

After his four-year stint with the Bengals ended in 2016, Marvin signed a massive five-year contract worth $40 million with the Detroit Lions on March 11, 2016.

Marvin Jones Jr
Marvin Jones Jr. (Source: Pride of Detroit)

Aside from offering him $8 million as a signing bonus, the Lions paid him $3 million in salary for the 2016 season. 

Furthermore, Jones joined the Jacksonville Jaguars after the 2020 season, signing a two-year contract in 2021. Staying with the club until the end of the 2022 season, he earned over $13 million.

As per Sportrac, Marvin Jones Jr. has earned over $57 million from his NFL career to date.

Jones Jr. Parts Ways With The Detroit Lions

Marvin Jones Jr. left his team Detroit Lions, just a few months after he signed a new one-year contract with the club.

Posting on his Instagram handle on Tuesday, he clarified that he was leaving the Lions to take care of his family matters

He wrote, “I am stepping away from the team to take care of personal family matters. Although this was no easy decision, I cannot be the person/player that I need to be for this team as well as tend to my family from afar.”

Moreover, he did not miss saying that he would be rooting for the Lions this season, adding, “To my brothers and coaches, I will be rooting for you every step of the way! This is the year! Go get it!”

Marvin Jones Jr. had five catches for 35 yards in six matches in the ongoing season.

Yaman Bhattarai
Yaman Bhattarai

Yaman Bhattarai

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