Larry Johnson
Larry Johnson
Celebrated Name: Larry Johnson
Real Name/Full Name: Lawrence Demetric Johnson
Gender: Male
Age: 55 years old
Birth Date: 14 March 1969
Birth Place: Tyler, Texas, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 2.01 m
Weight: 113 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Celeste Wingfield (m. 1994)
Children: Yes (Larry Johnson, Jr.)
Profession: American retired basketball player
Net Worth in 2024: $30 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Larry Johnson is an American professional footballer who once played in the National Football League (NFL). His position in the field has mostly been the running back. It all started at Penn State University when he began his college career. Then he started his professional one as part of the team of the Kansas City Chiefs.

Since his drafting in the NFL, Larry has played in other teams such as the Washington Redskins, the Cincinnati Bengals as well as the Miami Dolphins. Johnson is presently a free agent. Who is Larry Johnson in and out of the court? How has career contributed to his wealth?

Maybe you know about Larry Johnson very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Larry Johnson’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Larry Johnson was born in 1979 on 19th November as Larry Alphonso Johnson Jr. He was born to Christian together with Larry Johnson Sr. His Place of birth Brooklyn was Pomfret, Maryland. In the past, his father has been a high school deputy be principal and the Penn State University’s defensive line coach.

Presently, his dad is the latter at Ohio State University and also a football coach at a high school. Johnson has two siblings. His brother’s name is Tony Johnson. He is his manager but was starting wide receiver between 2000 and 2003 for Penn State. Larry has a daughter.

At first, he graduated from the State College Area High School. Upon graduating, he enrolled at the Pennsylvania State University. In 2002, he graduated with a BA degree in integrative arts.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 14 March 1969, Larry Johnson is 55 years old as of today’s date 12th June 2024. His height is 2.01 m tall, and weight is 113 kg.


Johnson started playing football back in high school. He played for the high school football team by the name State College Little Lions. His next football team was Penn State Nittany Lions.

In 2003, Johnson was lucky to be in the NFL draft among the people selected by Kansas City Chiefs. That marked the beginning of his professional career. He played for them until his suspension in 2009 on 28th October. He never got a chance to play for the team again.

The following year, he played for the Cincinnati Bengals. Johnson was also in the team of Washington Redskins and Miami Dolphins in 2010 and 2011, respectively. In the latter, his contract did not even last for a month. However, he was reinstated dual to the injury experienced by Daniel Thomas. The next one lasted for a fortnight.

Awards & Achievements

In 2002, Larry Johnson won a Maxwell Award, a Walter Camp Award and a Doak Walker Award. That same year, he was also in the First-team All-Big Ten and the Unanimous all-American. He was in the Pro Bowl in both 2005 and 2006. Larry was also in the Second-best All-Pro and First-team All-Pro in 2005 and 2006, respectively.

Net Worth & Salary of Larry Johnson in 2024

Larry Johnson Net Worth
Larry Johnson Net Worth

Larry Johnson Net Worth is estimated to be over $30 million as of June 2024. His primary source of income is his career as a professional football player. Most of the money has been from the contracts that he has signed with the various football teams that he has been a part of over the years. Larry also makes money as the free agent that he is currently. With all that, Johnson has amassed the figure mentioned above as far as his wealth is concerned.

Larry Johnson is an outstanding football player. While he was playing for the NFL, he played for four teams namely the Kansas City Chiefs, Cincinnati Bengals, Washington Redskins and last but not least the Miami Dolphins. He suffers from suicidal impulses, memory loss, headaches and mood swings. Whether it is the effects of Chronic traumatic encephalopathy is the answer that can be accomplished after his death. The man has also been arrested for six times since 2003. Life is not always great, no doubt.


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