Troy Polamalu
Troy Polamalu
Real Name/Full Name Troy Aumua Polamalu
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Troy Polamalu
Birth Place: Garden Grove, California, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 19 April 1981
Age/How Old: 42 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 94 Kg
In Pounds – 207 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father –
Mother – Suila Polamalu
Siblings: Sakio, Sheila, Lupe, and Tria Aumua
School: Douglas High School
College: University of Southern California
Religion: Greek Orthodox Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Theodora Holmes (m, 2005)
Kids/Children Name: Paisios, and Ephraim Polamalu
Profession: Former American Football Player, Businessman, and Voice Actor
Net Worth: $35 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

Troy Polamalu is a popular former American football player, businessman, and voice actor. He used to play in the position of strong safety in the NFL for the popular NFL football team, Pittsburgh Steelers. In his career, he won the NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award once in 2010 and was named to the First-team All-Pro 4 times in his career. Apart from that, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall Of Fame in 2020.

Well, how well do you know about Troy Polamalu? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Troy Polamalu’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 Troy Polamalu to date.

Biography and Early Life

Troy Polamalu, whose full name is Troy Aumua Polamalu, was born on the 19th of April 1981 in Garden Grove, California, U.S.  Suila Polamalu is her mother while the identity of his father isn’t out yet. At the age of eight years old, he went on a vacation to Tenmile, Oregon for three weeks to live with his aunt and uncle. However, he loved Tenmile so much that he convinced his mother to let him stay there even after the vacation was over. Coming to his siblings, he has a brother, Sakio Aumua, and three sisters, Sheila, Lupe, and Tria Aumua.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Troy Polamalu in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Troy Polamalu’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024 having been born on 19 April 1981. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 207 lbs in Pound and 94kg in Kilograms.


Troy Polamalu received his high school education from Douglas High School. During his time in school, he played football and for his brilliant performances, he was named to the All-State first team. He also played baseball and basketball in high school for which he also received all-state and all-league honors. After graduating from high school, he went to the University of Southern California on an athletic scholarship.

From 1999 to 2002, he played for the USC Trojans football team. In his junior season, he won USC’s MVP award and was voted a first-team All-American. In his senior season, he earned All-American honors once again thereby making him a two-time first-team All-American.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Troy Polamalu With Wife Theodora Holmes
Troy Polamalu With Wife Theodora Holmes

Troy Polamalu married Theodora Holmes in 2005 and they have been together ever since. Together, they have two sons, Paisios, and Ephraim Polamalu. Theodora is the wife of the popular American football player, Alex Holmes.

Is Troy Polamalu Gay?

Troy Polamalu is currently single as per our records and is neither gay nor bisexual. He has been married to Theodora Holmes since 2015 with whom he shares two sons as well. Apart from that, there’s no record of his previous relationship(s), if any. Going by his relationship history, it’s clear that he is straight.

Professional Career

Troy Polamalu’s professional career began in 2003 when he was chosen by the popular NFL football team, Pittsburgh Steelers in round 1 of the NFL Draft. In his career which ran from 2003 to 2014, he only played for the aforementioned team. He made his professional regular-season debut in 2003 in a game against Baltimore Ravens.

In the 2004 season, he made 96 combined tackles. For his performances, he was honored by being named to the 2005 Pro Bowl. In the 2005 season, he made 73 solo tackles which brought him the honors of not only being named to the 2006 Pro Bowl but also being named as a First-Team All-Pro. He gave his best performances in the 2010 season, where he had 63 combined tackles, 11 pass deflections, and seven interceptions.

For his performances, he not only received the Pro Bowl and First-team All-Pro honors but was also named the AP Defensive Player of the Year. Besides, he also won the NFL Alumni Player of the Year award. In the 2011 season, he made 91 combined tackles (64 solo), 14 pass deflections, and one interception which landed him the First-team All-Pro honors once again.

In the 2013 season, 69 combined tackles, 11 pass deflections, and two interceptions. His performances brought him the Pro Bowl honors for the final time in his career. He played the final game of his career in 2014 against the Baltimore Ravens, where he had eight combined tackles. He retired from the sport on the 10th of April 2015 to focus more on his family life.

Apart from being a former American football player, he is a successful businessman as well. Besides investor in Arenda Capital, he also has an equity stake in LYFE Kitchen.  Voice acting is also one of his many talents. In 2016, he had a small voice acting role in the popular animated musical adventure film, “Moana”.


  • Troy Polamalu was the winner of the NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award in 2010.
  • He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall Of Fame in 2020.
  • He also holds the Guinness World Record for the “highest insured hair”.
  • He is a member of the NFL 2000s All-Decade Team.
  • Troy Polamalu is a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers All-Time Team.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Troy Polamalu in 2024

Troy Polamalu Net Worth
Troy Polamalu Net Worth

As of 2024, Troy Polamalu has garnered a net worth of $35 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from his career as an American football player, from endorsements, and from his business investments. He has been immensely successful in his life and therefore his net worth shouldn’t surprise anyone.

Troy Polamalu has been a great football player and it’s hard to say otherwise. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck in all his future endeavors and hope he finds success in whatever path he chooses next.


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