Tactical mastermind, architect and visionary, these words can only describe one man. The only man worthy of such description is not other than Nick Saban. He is considered to be one of the best coaches college kids could ever ask for.
Keep reading to find out more about Nick Saban, his salary, net worth and wife. How much money he makes by coaching young footballers? We will also take a look at his personal life and find out if he’s married? If yes, what his wife’s name? How long since the two tied the knot? Last but not the least, we will discuss his bio: age, birth place etc.
Nick Saban Net Worth And Salary
As per our sources, Nick Saban currently has a net worth of $45 million. Before 2015, his net worth was not as high as it is now. After 2015, his net worth increased from $30 million to $45 million. Being the one of the top coaches of American Football, he is one of the highest paid college football coach.
Most of his heard earned money comes from his eleven years of career as a coach at the University of Alabama. Back in 2014 he signed a contract that earned him an average salary of around $7.5million a year. In 2017, in addition to his salary, he earned a signing bonus worth of $4 million. That year, his earning went up to $11.5 million.
He is also investing some of his money in other businesses. It was reported that Saban has made an additional $1 million through his investments.
The coach’s popularity is not only limited to the football ground, he was featured in the well-known, award-winning film “The Blindside”. Obviously, the film producers had to dig deep into their pockets just to make Nick a part of the project. His role in the movie most likely contributed to his net worth.
Nick Saban Houses And Cars
Our all- time favorite college coach owns a house on a 9,000 square foot property in Tuscany, Alabama. This is not the only piece of land that he has claimed for himself. He, at one point, also owned a lake house worth $11 million in Georgia. During off season, Sean used this lake house as a vacation home.
When it comes to cars, the coach loves to drive a very luxurious and latest car. Sean owns none other than a $200,000 Mercedes AMG GT-S. if you think it’s the only car that Saban owns then you are wrong because one time he turned up for practice in a 2015 Mercedes GT Edition 1. Looks like our college coach is a big fan of Mercedes.
Nick Saban Career Details
Even when Nick was playing football, he knew deep down inside that he wanted to be more than just a football player. It didn’t take him long to realize that being a payer was not his forte. Still a football player, Nick was working as an assistant coach for Don James. He then became the defensive backs coach for couple of years. He served as an assistant coach at several schools such as Syracuse and West Virginia in the 70’s. Nick spent nearly a decade coaching Ohio state and Michigan state.
Along with 1989 came Saban’s big break when he got his first job as a head coach at the university of Toledo. Unfortunately, he didn’t stay long as he was offered a position of defensive coordinator for the Cleveland Browns in National Football League. During his time with the Browns, Nick won many hearts and he got called up to Michigan to take over the position of head coach.
Nick showcased hi tactical skills and amazed everyone when he joined LSU. He led his team to victory in the peach Ball in his very first season with them. Few more seasons of untiring efforts and Nick and his team won football college championship after beating Oklahoma in the Sugar Bowl. After spending sometime in the NFL, the tactical master and strategist retired from League and went back to being head coach of college football in Alabama.
Nick Saban Family Details: Wife And Children
Nick Saban is married. His wife’s names is Terry Saban. Nick met his wife and fell in love while they were still enjoying a college life. The couple went on and tied the knot in 1971. Both, Nick and Terry have two lovely children together named Kristen Saban and Nicholas Saban. His wife Terry is very supportive of his career, she has been with him through thick and thin, and stood by him in every aspect of life.
Nick Saban Age, Parents, Family, Siblings
Nicholas Saban was born on the 31st of October, 1951 to parents Mary and Nick Saban in Fairmont, West Virginia. This makes him 67 years old at the moment.