Steve Young
Steve Young
Celebrated Name: Steve Young
Real Name/Full Name: Jon Steven Young
Gender: Male
Age: 62 years old
Birth Date: October 11, 1961
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, Utah
Nationality: American
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Barbara Graham
Children: Yes (Jackson Graham Young, Braden Steven Young, and Summer Young)
Profession: Quarterback football player
Net Worth in 2024: $40 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Steve Young is an ex-professional quarterback football player of America and had participated in fifteen seasons in the National Football League (NFL). Besides, he has played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of NFL and the United States Football League (USFL)’s Los Angeles Express.

Maybe you know about Steve Young 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 Steve Young’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

Jon Steven “Steve” Young was born on October 11, 1961, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Brigham Young is the great-great-great-grandfather of Young. Young is the elder brother of Mike and Tom who played quarterback at BYU after him. Young got an enrollment at Greenwich High School located in Greenwich where he joined Cardinals football team to play quarterback.

He became the co-captain of the baseball, football and basketball teams. He has become the 2nd leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He dreamt of being a leading quarterback in the NFL.

Personal Life

Young married to Barbara Graham in 2000. They are having two sons and two daughters.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on October 11, 1961, Steve Young is 62 years old as of today’s date 19th May 2024. His height is 1.83 m tall, and weight is 98 kg.


Young was employed to play quarterback in the option offense of the University of North Carolina due to his excellent skills in running. His college football career came to an end by 592 pass accomplishments for up to 7000 yards as well as touchdowns hitting to the number of 56.

Young was selected in the 1984 NFL Supplemental Draft of USFL and CFL Players in 1985. Besides his football career, he also contributed as an administrator of Huntsman Gay Global Capital. He was the co-founder of this private equity organization with Jon M. Huntsman and Robert C. Gay who was the ex-executive of Bain Capital.

Young, in 2000, addressed at the Republican National Convention. He remained one of many prominent sportsperson and instructors of BYU who participated in the Real Cougar” promotional campaign of school in 2011, In 1993, Young established a charitable organization named Forever Young Foundation aimed to deliver educational, physical, and remedial services to the children who suffer from major emotional, physical and economic troubles.

Young also contributed to ASCEND: A Humanitarian Alliance as a National mentor. This NGO strategizes tours to South American and African countries in order to deliver skills of life consulting with sustainable ways out in academic, health, enterprise and uncomplicated expertise.

Young, besides playing football, appeared in several dramatic characters. Some of the dramas in which he performed are Frasier, Lois, and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Dharma & Greg, etc.

Awards & Achievements

Young managed to achieve a lot of success throughout his professional career. In the light of 49er records, he achieved best passer rating, highest average yards per trial as well as the title of most successive games with a touchdown pass. Moreover, Young was honored in 2001, in the College Football Hall of Fame. Furthermore, he bagged the Most Valuable Player award under the Super Bowl XXIX.

Net Worth & Salary of Steve Young in 2024

Steve Young Net Worth 2019As of May 2024,Young has an estimated net worth of $40 million. He made this huge amount of money due to his excellent performance throughout his professional career. Adding to it, he has also made his appearance in promotional campaigns for Burger King, All Sport, Visa, and Gatorade. He is recognized for his thirteen terms with the San Francisco 49ers.

Young is a retired professional player of football at present. He has contributed 14 seasons in association with the National Football League and got retirement in 1999. All through his professional career of NFL, Young earned the title of a very competent passer as he led the confederation in passer rating a record 6 times. He is at present associated with the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the College Football Hall of Fame.


  1. I have 2 complete Newspaper San Francisco Chronicle
    January 30,1995 and the San Francisco Examiner dated
    January 30, 1995. I got them when the 49ers came down to
    Market Street from the Airport.

    I would like them to pass on for your Grandchildren
    Please advice how I can get them to you.

    There is nothing finer than a 49er


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