Joey Votto Net Worth: Career & Lifestyle

The Major League Baseball (MLB) star Joey Votto, the first baseman of Cincinnati Reds, has an astounding net worth of $110 million.

Joey Votto was born by the name Joseph Daniel Votto on September 1, 1983, in Canada.

Further, The Major League Baseball athlete plays the role of the first baseman.

Joey Votto
Joey Votto

Moreover, Joey Votto has played for more than a decade in American Baseball League in his career.

Furthermore, he has been loyal to the Cincinnati Reds as he has only played for the Reds since joining in 2007.

Not to mention, Votto is currently a Reds first baseman and wears jersey number 19 for the club.

Undoubtedly, Joey Votto has established himself as one of the outstanding and excellent first basemen in the history of Major League Baseball.

Besides, the Reds first baseman has won a number of awards and achievements in his MLB career.

As a matter of fact, Votto is the second Canadian player to ever have over one thousand career runs batted in (RBIs) and three hundred home runs in Major League Baseball.

In addition, he has been named six times MLB All-star in his career.

Above all, Joey Votto was named the 2010 Major League Baseball Most Valuable Players.

Nevertheless, the MLB star Joey Votto achieved a National League Hank Aaron Award in 2010 and Golden Glove Award in 2011.

In addition, the first baseman Joey Votto played his collegiate football with the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers baseball team.

Furthermore, we will discuss the net worth, income, investment, lifestyle, endorsement deals, charity works of the MLB star Joey Votto.

But first, let’s check out some quick facts about the Reds’ first basemen Joey Votto.

Quick Facts

Let’s check out some facts about the Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto.

Birth Name Joseph Daniel Votto
Celebrated Name Joey Votto
Nickname Tokki 2 & Joey
Birth Place  Etobicoke, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date of Birth
September 10, 1983
Age 40 Years Old
Gender Male
Religion Roman Catholic
Nationality Canadian
Ethnicity White, Latin descents
Horoscope Virgo
Residence Hermosa City, California, United States of America
Height 6 ft 2 inches (1.88 m)
Weight 100 kgs (220 lbs)
Chest Size 41 inches (10.4 m)
Biceps Size 14.5 inches (3.68 m)
Waist Size 34 inches (83.6 m)
Body Mass Index (BMI) 27.5
Body Build Athletic
Shoe size 13 US
Hair Colour Black
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Tattoo N/A
Father name Joseph Votto
Mother name Wendy Howell Votto
Siblings 3 Brothers

  • Paul Votto
  • Tyler Votto
  • Ryan Votto
Marital Status
In a Relationship
Past Affairs N/A
Children/Kids N/A
Wife / Spouse Jeanne Paulus
Profession Professional Major League Baseball (MLB) Player and Philanthropist
Position First Base Man
High School
 Richview Collegiate Institute, Etobicoke, Canada
 Coastal Carolina Chanticleers, South Carolina, US
Hobby Fishing, Watching movies, playing video games, Golf
MLB Draft
2nd Round, 44th Overall, 2002
Professional MLB Debut September 1, 2007
Roster Status Active
Major League Team (MLB) Cincinnati Reds (2007 to present)
Minor League Teams
  • Dayton Dragons  (2002)
  • Potomac Cannons (2003)
  •  Sarasota Reds (2005)
  •  Chattanooga Lookouts (2006)
Current Affiliations Major League Baseball (MLB),  The Joey Votto Foundation
Jersey Number 19
Salary $25 million
Net Worth  $110 million
Favorite Player Ted Williams
Merch Autographed Mini Helmet, MLB Autographed poster, Joey Votto Bobblehead
Bats Left
Throws Right
Batting Average
Home Runs
Runs batted in
Stolen bases
Shoe Brand Nike & Rawlings Company
Social Media
Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Last Update  February, 2024

Net worth & Income

As of 2024, the MLB superstar Joey Votto has an approximate net worth of $110 million.

Further, this significant wealth of Joey has been earned through his professional MLB career with Cinncinati Reds.

Moreover, the Canadian Baseball player has also made a slew of lucrative endorsement deals, investments that contribute to his $110 million net worth too.

To begin with, Joey Votto first signed his MLB entry-level contract worth $327,000 of one year with MLB franchise Cincinnati Reds in 2006.

After a year, Votto was handed a one-year contract extension worth $380,000 by the Reds.

Furthermore, he inked a year contract which earned him $390,000 as a base salary in 2008.

The MLB star penned a further two-year extension with an annual paycheck of half a million dollars.

Meanwhile, his significant performance earned him a three-year contract worth $38 million, which made it his highest contract at the time.

However, just after one year of signing his contract, Vetto was surprised by the ten-year contract extension from Reds in 2012.

This 10 year contract is worth $225 milllion and included $10 million as siging bonus.

Votto’s annual base salary is around $25 million with a few minor stipulations.

Although he had a $25 million base salary, in 2020, Votto was only paid $9 million as a consequence of pay-check because of Covid-19.

Not to mention, Joey Votto has earned a total of $168 million as of this 2024.

With a net worth of $110 million,  Joey Votto has become one of the wealthiest roasters of Major League Baseball.

He is one of the highest-paid athletes in Major League Baseball, with an annual salary of $25 million.

To sum up, Joey Votto has an estimated gain of $5 to $7 million from his endorsement deals.

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Earnings of the MLB first baseman Joey Votto in his Major League Baseball career

Year Earning / Salary in USD
2007 $ 0.38 million
2008 $ 0.4 million
2009 $ 0.43 million
2010 $ 0.5 million
2011 $ 11.6 million
2012 $ 9.5 million
2013 $ 17 million
2014 $ 12 million
2015 $ 14 million
2016 $ 20 million
2017 $ 22 million
2018 $ 25 million
2019 $ 25 million
2020 $ 9.2 million
2021 $ 25 million

Net Worth of Joey Votto in Different Currencies

Let’s check out the Cincinnati Reds’ first baseman Joey Votto’s net worth in numerous currencies, including the cryptocurrency BitCoin. 

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 93,518,150
Pound Sterling £ 79,531,650
Australian Dollar A$ 149,616,500
Canadian Dollar C$ 137,757,400
Indian Rupee ₹ 8,169,320,500
BitCoin ฿ 2,360

Lifestyle, Vacations & Pet


The MLB superstar Joey Votto was born to Joseph Votto and his mother, Wendy Howell Votto.

Further, Joey was the eldest son of the family and had three brothers Tyler Votto, Ryan Votto, and Paul Votto.

Moreover, he was born and raised alongside his siblings in Etobicoke, Toronto, Ontario.

Since his childhood, Joey Votto was a huge fan of baseball and had a room full of pictures of the Baseball legend Ted Williams.

In fact, he played baseball, basketball, and hockey players in his Richview Collegiate Institute high school.

Besides, he continued playing baseball with the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers baseball team during his college days.

Joey Votto, the first baseman baseball player, is currently living a luxurious life in Hermosa, Cincinnati, US.

As a matter of fact, he lives in a stunning mansion with his wife, Jeanne Paulus.

Not to mention that a Canadian baseball player is a hard worker and an early riser, waking up at 6 a.m.

Joey Votto working out in a gym
Joey Votto working out in a gym

In terms of nutrition, the Reds’ first baseman, like all the other athletes, adheres to a rigorous daily diet regimen.

Furthermore, he is not a vegan, and Votto’s diet includes milk products, fish, beef, and plenty of veggies.

Long story short, MLB star Joey Votto exercises regularly and works out every day to keep his super-fit body in shape.

To summarize, Joey Votto has been named Tukki 2 by the Cincinnati Reds fans.


MLB superstar Joey Votto enjoys the MLB summer break because it allows him to rest and spend time with families and his buddies.

Votto, on the other hand, spends the majority of his vacations with his girlfriend, Jeanne Paulas.

Not to mention, the Reds’ first baseman frequently travels to his home country of Canada to visit his relatives who live in Ontario.


The Reds’ first baseman Joey Votto is a pet lover and dogs in particular.

As a result, Votto has several dogs in his mansion; moreover, he has a golden retriever.

In addition, Votto has named his pet Maris which, by the way, is named after legendary baseball player Roger Maris.

Joey Votto’s House & Cars


Hermosa Beach House

The Reds’ first baseman Joey Votto is one of the outstanding and richest players in Major League Baseball.

Further, with his immense net worth of $110 million, Joey Votto has treated himself to few luxurious houses that cost an arm and a leg.

Moreover, Joey Votto bought a stunning mansion in Hermosa Beach city, California, in January 2019.

Not to mention, this magnificent mansion cost him around 10.5 million.

Joey Votto's house in California
Joey Votto’s house in California

In addition, the 10.5 million house covers an area of 2 acres of land.

Meanwhile, his mansion includes four bedrooms, four baths, and a powder room.

Subsequently, it also has an ultra-modern kitchen, comfortable lounge space, large wet bar.

To conclude, this mansion provides a wall of retractable glass sliders leading to the beachfront balcony and a stone fireplace.

House in Canada

The Canadian professional baseballer Joey Votto has also purchased a beautiful house in Ontario,  Canada.

Furthermore, he bought the house after getting a $225 million contract from the Reds in 2012.

In addition, this house was given to his parents in appreciation of their love, support, and assistance in allowing Votto to pursue his dreams.

Joey Votto’s Cars

Joey Votto, who has a net worth of $110 million, can drive any car he wants and park it in his garage.

Furthermore, despite being one of the wealthiest baseball players, MLB star Joey Votto has only a few automobiles in his garage.

Ferrari 458 Italia

Joey Votto, the first baseman of MLB, has one of the most amazing automobiles of this generation.

Furthermore, it is none other than the Ferrari 458 Italia

As a matter of fact, this luxury sports car is one of the most expensive automobiles ever.

Besides, the approximate price of Ferrari 458 Italia is around $257.,000 and may rise up to $320000

Votto in his Ferrari 458 Italia
Votto in his Ferrari 458 Italia

In addition, it is equipped with a front 4.5L naturally aspirated V8 engine, which can generate 562 horsepower and at 9000 RPM.

Moreover, the color of the Reds’ first baseman Joey’s car is grey matte.

Porsche 911

In addition to Ferrari 458 Italia, the MLB star Joey Votto has another luxury car.

Not to mention that is the most stylish automobile model, the Porsche 911.

Subsequently, MLB star purchased this sports car at the price of $98,00

Besides, it is a powerful car that is equipped with a 3-liter aluminum V10 engine that can generate a horsepower of 380.

To sum up, the color of Joey Votto’s Porsche 911 is red.

Investment, Endorsement & Book Publications


Apart from his career as a professional baseball, MLB player Joey Votto has a slew of investments in different companies.

According to online sources, the Cincinnati Reds first baseman Votto has $10 worth of stocks alone Wall Street’s investment community in New York.

Additionally, he also has a $5 million investment in a few companies and corporations.

Further, Votto also owns a few restaurants and hotels in the district of Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada.

Other than that, there have been no specifics regarding the investments of the Reds’ first baseman Joey Votto.


Joey Votto, the Reds’ slugger, has endorsement deals with a variety of sports and non-sports companies.

Not to mention, Votto’s annual income from his slew of endorsement deals is estimated to be in the millions of dollars.

First and foremost, after joining the MLB team Cincinnati Reds, Joey Votto was endorsed by Nike.

And apart from that, Votto is still a Nike endorser, earning around $2 million per year for promoting Nike’s products and apparel.

Aside from Nike, the MLB star has also endorsed Rawlings Company, a manufacturer of baseball and softball equipment.

In fact, Votto has been using Rawlings baseball gloves and helmets for more than a decade.

Votto's Rowling's baseball gloves
Joey Votto’s Rowling’s baseball gloves

Meanwhile, MLB star Votto has signed an endorsement agreement with Dan Lozano’s MVP Sports Group.

To summarize, Joey Votto, the first baseman for the Cincinnati Reds, earns an estimated $7 million per year from endorsement deals.

Book Publications

As far as our understanding, Joey Votto has not written, nor any book on him has been published as of now.

However, the MLB star has been featured a number of times in different sports magazines.

In addition, he has appeared in the cover magazine of the Sports Illustrated Magazine entitled Time to Get Mean in 2010 and Red Hot in the following year.

Not to mention, the favorite book of Joey Votto is none other than The Science of Hitting, which was written by his baseball idol, Ted Williams.

Joey Votto’s Charity Works

Joey Votto, the MLB superstar, is a gentle, compassionate, and salt-of-the-earth persona who never hesitates to help others.

Further, Votto has indulged with a number of charity organizations and causes.

As a matter of fact, Joey Votto has established a charity foundation called The Joey Votto Foundation in 2013.

Joey Votto Foundation
Joey Votto Foundation

Not to mention The Joey Votto Foundation is the foundation that aids the Canadian and American military members and their families.

Nevertheless, the Reds’ first baseman Votto is also a member of the Make A Wish foundation.

Besides, he has visited lots of his child fans in the course of the Make A Wish foundations program.

Furthermore, Joey has indulged in numerous fundraising programs of the Reds Community Fund that supports the living of youths in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Moreover, he has donated around half a million in total for the treatment of kids in Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.

Additionally, The Joey Votto Foundation has helped the Boys and Girls Club and Ronald McDonald House, providing an undisclosed sum of money in 2015.

Votto wearing Black Lives Matter T-shirt
Votto wearing Black Lives Matter T-shirt

Other than that, MLB star Votto admitted to having mental breakdowns during his teenage days and knows how dire depression can be.

As a result, he has been involved in talk programs and other events of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.

To conclude, A Canadian professional baseball Votto has been an activist to fight and raised his voice against racism and has joined the Black Lives Matter community.

Joey Votto: Career

High School Career

Joey Votto was a baseball prodigy since his high school days with the Richview Collegiate Institute.

Not only did Votto played baseball, but he also played basketball and hockey during high school.

As a matter of fact, he once scores 37 points in a basketball match whilst playing as a point guard.

In addition, The name of Joey Votto’s high school baseball team was Etobicoke Rangers.

To sum up, he mostly played as a first baseman and second baseman occasionally.

Collegiate Baseball Career

Following his high school, Joey Votto played his collegiate baseball career in the United States with the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers.

Not to mention, a Canadian-born Votto had to sign a National Letter of Intent in order to play NCAA baseball in the United States.

Minor Leagues

After a successful college baseball career, Joey Votto was picked by the Cincinnati Reds.

Not to mention he was selected in 44th overall of the 2nd round in the 2002 MLB draft.

Following the signing in 2002, he played for the Reds’ amateur level ream Dayton Dragons.

Meanwhile, in late 2002, Dragons’ first baseman Votto ended Class A Midwest League with a batting average of .302, 14 home runs with 26 doubles.

Subsequently, he was promoted to Class A-Advanced Carolina League with Potomac Cannons in 2004.

Votton playing for Potomac Cannons
Votto playing for Potomac Cannons

Moreover, the first baseman Votto also played as an outfield and also as a catcher.

Furthermore, in 2005, Votto recorded a .256 batting average, 19 home runs playing in Class A Advanced Florida State League with Sarasota Reds.

Above all, he has had his best minor league season with the Chattanooga Lookouts in 2006.

To conclude, the first baseman Votto had a batting average of .319, 46 doubles hit, and 22 home runs.

As a matter of fact, he was named as the 2006 Southern League Most Valuable Player Award.

Besides, Joey Votto also won several other awards, including the 2006 minor league All-Star, 2006 All-Star Futures Game.

Major League Baseball

Joey Votto’s exceptional performances in minor league paid off finally ahead of the 2007 season as he was called up by the Cincinnatti Reds to play in Major League Baseball.

Evidently, Joey Vottomade was a Major League Baseball debut in September 2007.

Subsequently, the outstanding baseballer ended his rookie MLB year with an average hit of .321,17 RBI.`

In fact, he was named second best Rookie of the Year in MLB 2007 season.

The run of form of Votto did not degrade as he moved ahead of his second MLB season.

Further, the Reds’ first baseman recorded a .321 batting average in the 2008 season, while he received a .346 batting average in 2009.

Not to mention, the 2010 MLB season was one of the best seasons for the Reds’ first baseman Joey Votto.

During MLB 2010 campagn, Votto was named Major LEague Baseball Most Valuable player as well as received Hank Aaron Awad in 2010.

Joey Votton batting for the Cincinnati Reds
Joey Votton batting for the Cincinnati Reds

Furthermore, he got called for the 2011 All-Star Game in 2011, and following the 2011 season, he received an amazing contract extension.

Prior to the 2012 season, Joey signed a $225 million contract which will keep him at Cincinnati Reds until 2022.

Afterward, The Reds’ Votto began to establish himself as one of the finest first basemen during the course of time.

On top of that, he had received MLB’s 14th best On-Base Percentage (OBP) with .423 in the 2015 season.

To conclude, Joey Votto has been named as the All-Star six times during his 14 years of MLB career as of now.

Major Awards & Achievements of Joey Votto

  • Major League Baseball Most Valuable Player in 2010
  • National League Hank Aaron Award in 2010
  • Winner of Golden Glove Award in 2011
  • Six Times MLB All-Star (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2017, and 2018)
  • 2006 Southern Baseball League Most Valuable Player

Some Interesting Facts about Joey Votto

Joey Votto, a Canadian professional baseball player, is one of the most loyal MLB athletes of all time, having devoted his career to the Cincinnati Reds and having already played 14 seasons with the Reds as of this writing.

Not only the Major League Baseball superstar Joey Votto is widely recognized as one of the best first baseman baseball players, but he is also quite impressive in other sports such as hockey and basketball.

Furthermore, Joey Votto’s .423 On-base Percentage (OBP) in 2015 ranks as the 14th best in Major League Baseball history.

FAQs about Joey Votto

How many World Series titles has Joey Votto won?

Even though the Reds’ first baseman Votto achieved Major League Baseball Most Valuable Player Award in 2010, the Major League Baseball star Joey Votto has not won the World Series championship as of this writing.

What is the net worth of Joey Votto?

Joey Votto, the first baseman for the Cincinnati Reds in Major League Baseball (MLB), has staggering net worth of $110 million, thanks to his $225 million contract in 2012.

Is Joey Votto married?

As of 2024, Joey Votto is still single; however, he is in a relationship with the Canadian lady Jeanne Paulus since 2013.


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