Steve Gleason Net Worth – Bio, Height, Age, Family

By | August 3, 2017

Steve Gleason is a former footballer whose net worth is about $2 million. His biography tells about his height, age, salary, family, siblings and children. He was born on  1977 in Spokane, Washington. He weighs 96 kgs at present and is 5 ft. 11 inches high. Gleason played from New Orleans Saints of the NFL. Firstly, signed as an undrafted free agent for the Indianapolis Colts in 2000, he played through the season of 2007 for the Saints. Gleason retired from the NFS in 2008 as a free agent. Steve Gleason received a salary of $ 590,280. He total salary boosted his net worth, which is $500,000. Steve Gleason has been one of remarkable names in the world of football.

Steve Gleason


Full Name Stephen Michael Gleason
Birth Date March 19, 1977
Nationality American
Height 5.9 feet / 1.80 m
Parents Gail Gleason and Mike Gleason
Net Worth $2 Million
Source Of Earning Football player
Annual Salary $300 Thousand
Sibling Kyle Gleason
Children Rivers Gleason
Ethnicity White
Wife Michel Varisco Gleason

Gleason completed high schooling from the famous school known as ‘Gonzaga Preparatory School’ where he earned consecutive MVP awards as a linebacker in the Great Spokane League. Later he graduated in the year 1995 and following that he got a scholarship to play college football. Gleason was a four-year starter for the WSU baseball team in the center field. Moving to his professional career, after the termination of contract with Indianapolis Colt, Steve was selected by the Birmingham Thunderbolts with 191st pick of the 2001 XFL draft. He was an accurate and precise gamer and he is admired by many for his extraordinary talent.

Steve Gleason is a patient of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), which means disambiguation. It is a type of motor neuron disease in which there is death of motor neurons that control voluntary muscles. He was diagnosed of the disease while Gleason and his wife Michelle Rae Varisco was trying to conceive their first child. However, their son Rivers was born on October 2011.



Gleason had worked in a documentary series, A Football Life in 2011. There has been no precise information about the awards and honors of this living legend but surely, he has been bestowed with many of them and it is evident from his devotion and dedication towards football.

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