Odell Beckham's net worth: How much is the NFL star worth at this time?

Baltimore Ravens WR Odell Beckham Jr. (3) warms up prior to a game against the Houston Texans at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, MD. Image source: Mike Buscher / Cal Media


Odell Beckham Jr.

Odell Beckham's net worth: How much is the NFL star worth at this time?

Kolawole Babatunde 13:26 - 24.09.2023

Odell Becham’s net worth has grown over the past few years as his stock rose in the National Football League (NFL). His earnings on and off the pitch are some of the highest in the league, and this is a result of his performances. Since joining the NFL, Beckham has become one of the most reliable players. However, his lavish lifestyle and conduct have made him a subject of media scrutiny.

Odell Beckham profile summary 

Real Name: Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr.

Nickname: OBJ

Birth Place: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Date of Birth: November 5, 1992

Age: 30 years old (as of September 2023)

Career: American football wide receiver

Height: 5’11” (180 cm)

Weight: 198 pounds (90 Kg)

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Hair Color: Black

Religion: Christian

Nationality: American

Gender: Male

Sexual Orientation: Straight

Marital Status: In a relationship

Girlfriend: Lauren Wood

Wife/Spouse Name: None

Child: Zydn Beckham

Father: Odell Beckham Sr.

Mother: Heather Van Norman

Siblings: Kordell, Jasmine

School: Isidore Newman School, New Orleans, Louisiana

College: Louisiana State University

Net Worth: $50 million

Who is Odell Beckham Jr.?

Odell Beckham Jr. networth
Odell Beckham Jr at the Amfar Gala for the 76 Film Festival in Cannes. Image source: Imago/APress International Odell Beckham Jr. networth

Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr., popularly known by his initials, OBJ, is an American football wide receiver who was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Beckham Jr. attended Isidore Newman School in New Orleans, Louisiana, and was an outstanding athlete, becoming a letterman (a prize in the shape of the first letter of the name of a high school, college, or university, given to a student for achievement in sports and often worn on their jacket) in football, basketball, and track.

Like his parents, Beckham Jr. attended Louisiana State University (LSU), where his father played running back as a college footballer and his mother ran in track events.

During his time at LSU, he was named to the Times Picayune 2011 Blue-Chip list and to the Louisiana 2A All-State first team as a wide receiver. He also earned District 9-2A Offensive MVP honors and a spot on The Advocate's Super Dozen.

Odell Beckham Jr.’s age

Beckham Jr. was born on November 5, 1992, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, making him 30 years old (as of September 2023).

Odell Beckham Jr.’s parents and siblings

Beckham Jr.’s father is Odell Beckham Sr., and his mother is Heather Van Norman. Both parents attended LSU, and their son followed in their footsteps.

Beckham Jr.’s athletic ability is no surprise, as both of his parents were sportspeople. Beckham Sr. attended LSU from 1989 to 1992 and played as a running back for the LSU football team.

Heather Van Norman, Beckham Jr.'s mother, ran track for LSU and was quite successful. She went on to become a track and field coach at Nicholls State University.

Beckham Jr. also has two siblings: a younger brother, Kordell, and a younger sister, Jasmine.

 Odell Beckham Jr.'s height and weight

Beckham Jr. is approximately 5 feet 11 inches tall (180 cm) and weighs around 90 kilograms (198 pounds). His physical attributes have contributed immensely to his success in sports, with his agility and speed helping him become one of the best wide receivers in the NFL.

Odell Beckham Jr.: Who does he play for?

Odell Beckham Jr. networth
Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (3) lines up for a play during the game against the Baltimore Ravens and the Cincinnati Bengals on September 17, 2023, at Paycor Stadium in Cincinnati, OH. Image source: Ian Johnson/Icon Sportswire Odell Beckham Jr. networth

OBJ currently plays for the Baltimore Ravens, signing a one-year contract with them after a year away from football.

After playing college football at Louisiana State University (LSU), Beckham Jr. went ahead to play in the NFL and was a first-round draft pick of the New York Giants in 2014. Despite missing the first four games of the season due to injury, he broke several NFL rookie receiving records in his first professional season.

In 2019, Beckham Jr. joined the Cleveland Browns, where he played until 2021 before he was released after some controversy. After hurting his ACL twice in his second season with the Browns, Beckham's father expressed his displeasure on social media over the way the Browns utilized his son in their offense. On November 5, 2021, the Browns put out a statement that they would be releasing Beckham, after which he was waived on November 8, 2021.

Beckham Jr. joined the Los Angeles Rams on November 11, 2021, in a one-year deal. However, he hurt his ACL again, less than a year and a half since his first ACL injury at Cleveland. He spent the off-season recuperating and decided not to sign with any team in 2022, making him a free agent.

He joined the Baltimore Ravens on April 9, 2023.

 Odell Beckham Jr. stats

Beckham Jr. has recorded impressive stats in the NFL, right from his rookie season. He became the first rookie in NFL history to achieve more than 75 receptions, 1,100 receiving yards, and ten touchdowns.

He became the fastest player in NFL history to reach 200 career receptions and 4,000 career receiving yards in 2016.

In 2018, he became the first player to record multiple games with a touchdown pass and a receiving touchdown in a single season since Eddie Kaw and Benny Boynton did it for the 1924 Buffalo Bisons.

 Odell Beckham Jr.'s net worth

Odell Beckham Jr. networth
Odell Beckham Jr. posing for photo. Image source: @obj/Instagram Odell Beckham Jr. networth

According to various sources, Beckham Jr. has an estimated net worth of around $50 million as of 2023. Most of his wealth has come from his career as a football player, securing lucrative deals through the course of his career. OBJ signed a $95 million contract with the New York Giants in 2018, which made him the highest-paid wide receiver in NFL history at the time, as per Forbes.

He has also earned a lot of money from endorsement and sponsorship deals. He has worked with brands such as Nike, Head & Shoulders, Foot Locker, Lenovo, and Daniel Wellington. The wide receiver signed a five-year deal with Nike in 2017 worth $25 million, which includes an opportunity to extend.

OBJ has shown that he enjoys a luxurious lifestyle, as evident through his fashion, cars, and properties.

Odell Beckham Jr.: Is he married?

As of September 2023, Beckham Jr. is not married. However, he has a girlfriend, Lauren Wood, who is a model, fitness trainer, and influencer. The couple announced in November 2021 that they were expecting a child together. On February 17, 2022, they welcomed their son, Zydn Beckham. However, there are reports that OBJ and his longtime girlfriend have gone their separate ways as of September 2023.

 Odell Beckham Jr. and Kim K.

Following the reports of Beckham Jr.’s split with his girlfriend, rumors emerged that he and American socialite Kim Kardashian are trying to get into a relationship. Online sources revealed that they are spending time together. However, at the time of writing, there was insufficient hard proof to say whether they were simply friends or involved.