Peter Clay Caroll the famous American Football coach who is also the vice president of Seattle Seahawks of NFL. He was the coach of New York Jets earlier. He has won the Super Bowl and a college football national championship. He is known as one of the oldest head coaches who is working in NFL at present. If you want to know more about the life and net worth of Pete Carroll in 2018, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 15 September in the year 1951 in San Francisco in California. He is the son of Jim Carroll and Carroll. He used to go to Redwood High School located in Larkspur. He was underweight during his teenage, and that’s why he needed doctor’s clearance to try football. He was a multi-sport student who used to play baseball, basketball, and football. In the year 1969, he got the School’s Athlete of the year award. His name was also inducted in the hall of fame of school in the year 2009.
He got married to Glenna who used to play volleyball at the Pacific University. Both of them has three children named Jaime, Brennan, and Nathan. With Brennan and his wife Amber, Pete Caroll has got grandchildren.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After high school, he joined college where he used to play football, and he played football for two years. Later on, he got transferred to the Pacific University. He was also the member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. After completing his graduation, he tried at the World Football league where he was able to gain huge fame. In the year 1973, he made a good impression on the head coach named Chester Caddas.
Later on, Caddas came to know that Caroll was interested in giving coaching and that’s why he offered Caroll the job of graduate assistant in his staff at the Pacific University. Caroll decided to do graduation from there, and then he gained Master’s degree in Physical education in the year 1976. After completing his graduation, he got the job at the University of Arkansas.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Pete Caroll is around $24 million which he has earned by working as a head coach of NFL. His annual salary is around $8 million, and he is also the executive of the football operations of Seahawks. He used to play quarterback on the football field.
He entered NFL in the year 1984 and then he played on the defensive back for the Buffalo Bills. In the next year, he shifted to the Minnesota Vikings, and he held his position for total five seasons till the year 1989.
He has won a number of awards in his career for his remarkable performances on the football field as a player and then as a coach also. He has won a number of personal awards also, and he is known as one of the oldest coaches in the football teams of NFL at present.