Aaron Donald Net Worth : Fines & Lifestyle

American Professional football player Aaron Donald has a net worth is roughly $60 million.

He was born on 23 May 1991 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

He loves football since his childhood and has worked hard to achieve huge success in his career.

Aaron Donald at NFL 2019

From his school days, he was a great defensive player. Similarly, during his college days, he won ACC defensive player of the year and unanimous All-American.

In 2014 he was drafted as the thirteenth pick for the rams in the 2014 NFL draft.

He is playing for Los Angeles Rams in the National Football league as a defensive tackle.

His world-class defensive ability has made him, without doubt, one of the outstanding defenders of all time.

In 2014, he was awarded the NFL Defensive Rookie of the year. As a result of his performance,  he was compared with John Randle.

He has achieved impressive stats of 337 tackles, 85.5 sacks, and 110 fumbles throughout his career.

Quick Facts

Full Name Aaron Donald
Age 32 years old
Birth Date May 23, 1991
Birth Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the United States
NickName Cheat Code
Religion Christianity
Zodiac American
Ethnicity African American
Education/Degree University of Pittsburgh/Communications
Zodiac Gemini
Father’s Name Archie Donald
Mother’s Name Anita Goggins
Siblings Akita and Archie Donald
Age 30 Years Old
Height 6 feet 1 inch
Weight 280 lb (127 kg)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Brown
Build Athletic
Profession  NFL Player
Team or Club Los Angeles Rams
Position Defensive Attack and Defensive End
Jersey Number 99
Marital Status Engaged
Fiancee Erica Sherman
Children Jaeda Donald and Archie Jr. Donald
Average Salary $22.5 Million 
Active years 2014- Present
Endorsements Panini, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and Electronics Arts, Pizza Hut.
Charity Foundation Aaron Donald 99 Foundation
Net Worth $60 Million
Major Achievements NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year(2014), First-team All-Pro (2015–2019), NFL Defensive Player of the Year(2017 & 2018)
Social Media Instagram, Twitter

Signed Helmet, Signed Jersey

Last Update November, 2023

Aaron Donald’s Net Worth and Income

Net worth

As of 2021, Aaron Donald’s net worth is $60 million. His primary source of income is football.

Aaron Donald’s contract over the years

He signed a four-year contract with the Rams in 2014. His rookie contract earned him a whopping $10.13 million along with a 5.69 million signing bonus.

Donald earned $6,112,000 in the first year of his contract.


In 2015 he received a $946,260, whereas, in 2016, he reaped $1,341,500. He also earned 1,802,250 in the final year of his contract.

Aaron extended his contract with the Rams in August 2018, where he signed a whopping six-year $135 million contracts with $87 million guaranteed. Furthermore, he received a $40 million signing bonus.

Aaron Donald after winning the NFL Champions game

According to FORBES, his average salary per year is $22.5 million, making him the second-highest-paid defensive player behind Khalil Mack.

Following the contract of 2018, he reaped $40,892,000 in 2018, whereas in 2019, he earned $9,108,000.

As a matter of fact, by 2024, he is projected to earn around $149,364,238 only from his contract.


He is currently on a contract with Los Angeles Rams. Following that contract, he is expected to receive an average payment of $22.5 million.

Furthermore, he is the highest earning defensive tackle player in NFL and ranks twenty-two in overall NFL earnings.

Aaron’s other sources of income include investment and endorsements.


 Donald has received numerous fines throughout his career for his aggressiveness in the field.

Talking about figures, he has paid a total of $157,405 as a fine.

Moreover, In 2016 he was fined $12,154 for his unsportsmanlike conduct and $9,115 for roughness against San Francisco.

Furthermore, Donald received a penalty of $24,309 for throwing a flag at the official. Later, Aaron also received a fine of $18,231 for his unsportsmanlike conduct.

In the same year, Donald was again fined $18,231 for excessive face masks against Seatle.

Furthermore, In 2018 he was penalized $18,231 for roughing the passer against Derek Carr.

He was also fined $23,395 against Seatle for unsportsmanlike conduct.

Moreover, In 2019 he was penalized $21,056 for roughing the passer against Baker Mayfield.

Donald was again fined $10,500 in 2020 for his fight against New York.

Aaron Donald House, Cars & watches


Aaron Donald has a beautiful mansion located in California known as The Oaks Calabasas. He bought this house for $4.7 million.

The 7,056 sq ft mansion looks marvelous from the outside as well as inside.

Furthermore, there is a marvelous entrance foyer. Similarly, there is a fireplace-equipped living room on the left, whereas the kitchen is on the right side.

Aaron Donald mansion

If we go through upstairs, we find four bedrooms.

Similarly, there are master suite sports with wall-to-wall carpeting and a fireplace in the middle of the room.

In addition to that, there is a family lounge, gaming center area, enormous patio with a bar.

In the backyard, there is a swimming pool as well as a lawn and sports court.

Donald mansion also has a unique feature where iPhone can control the house’s lighting from any place.


He owns Karma Revero, which is a hybrid luxury sports sedan that costs about $130,000.

Aaron Donald car
Aaron Donald’s Karma Revero

He got this car as a souvenir when he signed a contract extension with Los Angeles Rams.


Aaron is mostly seen wearing watches of Rolex company. He wears two Rolex presidents; one is yellow gold, whereas the other is platinum.

These watches cost about an average of $33,150.

There is no information of Aaron Donald possessing yacht, jets bikes.


Aaron Donald wears jersey number ninety-nine for his club Los Angeles Rams.

He is seen wearing t-shirts of Gucci company and tracksuit pants of Fendi company.

Lifestyle & Vacations


He lives quite a luxurious lifestyle.

Donald has a well-built physique to maintain that he spends a lot of time in the gym.

During the gym training, he mainly focuses on strength and power movements.


Aaron trains hard at the gym and does many exercises like bench press, squats, deadlifts, and many more.

Furthermore, he trains with knives (not real) to improve his reaction time and vision.

Similarly, to maintain his body, he has a specific diet.

Aaron Donald at training
Aaron Donald at training

According to Aaron Donald’s head Dietitian Joey Blake, he consumes about 5,000 calories.

He consumes about 245gm of protein which includes 6 kg of chicken, 30 glasses of milk.

Similarly, for carbohydrates, he devours 15 cups of pasta/rice or 20 cups of popcorn.

Finally, for fats, Donald consumes seven cups of hummus or 55 oz of fish.


Despite his busy schedule, Donald always finds time for vacation with his family.

However, we cannot find enough information about his vacation.


Aaron loves doing humanitarian works. He has been helping lots of people through his donations as well as other philanthropic works.

Aaron donated made a seven-figure donation to the University of Pittsburgh’s Pitt Football Championship Fund. 

Furthermore, He is also the founder of Aaron Donald 99 Solutions Foundation which aims to provide lifelong success to underprivileged youth in Pittsburgh.

Donald also participated in Xbox charity, where he won $51,000 and donated to his favorite charity.

Similarly, partnering with ready nutrition, Aaron Donald 99 Solutions Foundation has been providing many philanthropic services.

They made a huge donation of ready water to  Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation to hydrate the firefighters and support them during the wildfire in California.

They are also helping younger athletes achieve success in their careers through training and motivation and have launched Ready Nutrition’s Mobile Training Table programs.

Investments, Endorsements & Book Publications


He has taken an ownership stake in a Pennsylvania-based startup, Ready Nutrition. He is also the co-founder of ready nutrition. It mainly produces energy drinks, protein powder as well as other nutritional snacks.

“I’m so excited to finally find a sports nutrition brand that not only has products that work for me but promotes a mindset that’s perfect for my story,”

According to sources, in 2020, this company had total sales of around 100 million.


Aaron has struck endorsement deals with Electronic Arts, Panini, and  Dick’s Sporting Goods.

Furthermore, In 2019 he made about $800,000 from endorsement deals.

Book publications

Donald Parker has published a book named Aaron Donald

This book discusses Donald’s early life, career, achievement, and many more.

Similarly, many authors have released the book about Aaron Donald.


He started his career in 2014 as a defender and has been one of the best defenders of all time.

Donald has completed seven seasons for the Rams and is the only team he has played for.

Throughout his career, he has won many individual awards. Donald has won Associated Press defensive player of the year three times, Pro football NFL defensive player of the year one time.

Aaron Donald at NFL combine (2014)

JiAaron was also able to win the Deacon Jones award (2018), Kansas city committee of 101 NFC defensive player of the year. He was also ranked No.1 in NFL top 100.


Similarly, Donald was voted as PFF NFL Defensive player of the year for five years (2015,2016,2018,2019,2020).

As a result of his defensive master class, he was chosen in NFL 2010’s team of the decade.

Aaron was also selected in Pro Bowl seven times, whereas the First team all-pro selection six times.

3 Facts about Aaron Donald

  • In 2017 he became the first player to win the AP Defensive player of the year.
  • He has a well-built physique as a defensive player, but he was a “chunky kid during his childhood days.” His father built a training center in his basement and used to tell Donald, “Hard work always pays off.”
  • Aaron is one of seven defensive tackle players to win the NFL Defensive Player of the year.


What is Aaron Donalds 40?

During NFL 2014, he recorded the fastest 40 yard dash time for the defensive tackle with 4.68 breaking the record of Tank Johnson, whose dash time was 4.69 in 2004.

Is Aaron Donald a DT or DE?

Aaron Donald plays as both  Defensive Tackle (DT) and a Defensive End (DE). However, he is one of the best defensive tackle players in NFL  history.

What can Aaron Donald bench press?

 Aaron Donald has revealed on Instagram that he could bench press 500 pounds.


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