Colin Kaepernick
Colin Kaepernick
Real Name/Full Name Colin Rand Kaepernick
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Colin Kaepernick
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 3 November 1987
Age/How Old: 54 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –  193 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3″
Weight: In Kilograms – 105 Kg
In Pounds – 232 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Rick Kaepernick
Mother –  Teresa Kaepernick
Siblings: N/A
School: John H. Pitman High School
College: University of Nevada, Reno
Religion: Baptism
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Girlfriend: Nessa Diab (2015–)
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Football quarterback and civil rights activist
Net Worth: $30 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Colin Rand Kaepernick, commonly known as Colin Kaepernick, has earned a significant amount of popularity by being a football quarterback. He is also known to be an activist. He has been of NFL for six whole seasons. He is known to have protested against all kinds of racial discrimination and violence by police.

He has set foot in the football world since 2011 and has been active since then. He started off his career when he played for his college team. In 2020, he gained popularity when he actively protested for the assassination of George Floyd.

Well, how well do you know about Colin Kaepernick? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Colin Kaepernick’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Colin Kaepernick to date.

Biography and Early Life

Colin was born was 3rd November 1987. He was a native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He is the son of Heidi Russo. Later on, he was adopted by the Kaepernick family after the couple lost their sons. Rick and Teresa legally adopted him. Right from early childhood, he liked outdoor sports like football and basketball and played football a number of times in college. Then the family shifted to California. Right from the mere age of eight, he began to play football as a punter.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Colin Kaepernick in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Colin Kaepernick’s age is 36 years old as of today’s date 18th June 2024 having been born on 3 November 1987. Though, he is 6′ 3″ in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 232 lbs in Pound and 105 kg in Kilograms.


Colin went to John H. Pitman High School. There he played many matches of football and basketball. He was given the title of “the most valuable player” and rewarded his school with the first playoff victory. Thus he then received many scholarships in basketball; however, he wanted he loved football more than ever and hence decided to stick with football. Finally, he was able to receive a scholarship for football from the University of Nevada, Reno, and then Colin joined the university. He started his career as part of the Wolf Pack and thus created many records.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Colin Kaepernick With Partner Nessa
Colin Kaepernick With Partner Nessa

Colin is known to have dated Nessa Diab. Nessa serves as a television host. The couple started dating in 2015 and has been leading a happy life with each other. They are often seen together. The couple also collectively participates in the protests.

Is Colin Kaepernick Gay?

No, Colin Kaepernick is definitely not gay as we know of now. He is currently in a relationship with a woman and has never made any kind of revelation about this. This clearly proves that he is not gay.

Professional Career

Back at his college, he played multiple matches and was able to set many records in his name. In 2011, he was selected in the NFL Draft. He was chosen as a substitute for Alex Smith. In 2012, he had his first touchdown against the New York Jets. During Monday Night Football, he was able to get his first NFL start. He had 263 yards against the Green Bay Packers.

In 2013, he set a record of 412 yards. He then got the ample opportunity to sign the six-year contract of USD 126 million. After he moved from the 49ers, he was briefly a part of the Seattle Seahawks. After some allegations, he was left unemployed for quite some time. Pete Carroll had also revealed that he regretted when he did not sign Colin.

In 2016, he followed a new path when he actively presented his thoughts about the shootings of Alton Sterling. He has always fought for the blacks and was an active participant in Black Lives Matter. He has also made many kinds of donations to many organizations.


Colin, for his outstanding contribution to football, has earned has won many awards and recognition. He was won the GQ Magazine Citizen of the Year Award in 2017. He has also received the Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award. He has also won the Harvard University W.E.B Du Bois medal and many more.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Colin Kaepernick in 2024

Colin Kaepernick Net Worth
Colin Kaepernick Net Worth

The net worth of Colin Kaepernick is estimated in 2024 and found to be $30 million. He earned this significant sum of income by being a successful football quarterback and activist.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Colin has many strictly follows Baptism and has inked many tattoos related to it.
  • He is also a vegan.
  • He also has a pet tortoise, Sammy.

Colin Kaepernick, with his tremendous sporting skills, has earned great success in his life. He has undoubtedly managed to reach some great heights in his career. He focused on the thing he loved to do and has earned millions of fans and their uncountable amount of love and respect.


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