What is Miami Dolphins QB’s Tua Tagovailoa’s net worth? | Salary | Height | Bio

Tua Tagovailoa on a playing season
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Who is Tua Tagovailoa?

He is an American football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football in Alabama.

Quick Facts

Real NameTuanigamanuolepola “Tua” Tagovailoa.
Birth PlaceʻEwa Beach, Hawaii.
Date of Birth2nd March 1998.
Source of IncomeHe is a football quarterback.
Age23 years as of 2021.
Father’s nameGalu Tagovailoa.
Mother’s nameDiane Tagovailoa.
SiblingsHe has three siblings named Taulia Tagovailoa, Taysia Tagovailoa, and Taylor Tagovailoa.
Star signPisces.
SchoolSaint Louis School.
UniversityAt the University of Alabama (2017-2019).
Height6 feet 1 inches /185 Cm.
Weight98 Kg / 217 Lbs.
Hair ColorBlack.
Eye ColorBlack.
Sexual OrientationStraight.
Marital StatusUnmarried
ProfessionAmerican football quarterback for Miami Dolphins of the National Football League.
Become Professional2018
TeamsMiami Dolphins.
Source of IncomeFootball  & Endorsement.
EndorsementsBose, Muscle Milk, Wingstop, and Adidas.
AchievementsCFP National Champion (2017)

CFP National Championship Offensive MVP (2017)

Orange Bowl MVP (2018)

Sporting News College Football Player of the Year (2018)

Maxwell Award (2018)

Walter Camp Award (2018)

SEC Offensive Player of the Year (2018)

First-team All-SEC (2018)

Second-team All-SEC (2019)

Consensus All-American (2018)
TwitterTwitter /Tua Tagovailoa
InstagramInstagram / Tua Tagovailoa
YouTubeYouTube /Tua Tagovailoa
FaceBookFaceBook/Tua Tagovailoa.
Net Worth$ 1 million (Rs 7.49 Cr).
Last UpdatedNovember 2021.
Tua Tagovailoa during a practice
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Early Life

He was born on 2nd March 1998 in ʻEwa Beach, Hawaii, to Galu and Diane Tagovailoa, as the oldest of four children in a Samoan family. 

He is a Christian &  is predominantly right-handed, his father trained him to throw the ball with his left hand as a child. 


In January 2017,  he started playing college football at the University of Alabama. In the same year, he was a true freshman and was the backup to sophomore quarterback Jalen Hurts throughout the 2017 season.

In September  Alabama won the game 41-10 and he finished 6-of-9 for 64 yards. In 2017 along with that he also won the CFP National Champion (2017).

In 2018, he made his first college career which he started at the season’s opening game, against Louisville, in Orlando, Florida. He finished 12-of-16, with 227 passing yards and two touchdowns. After he finished second in the Heisman Trophy voting. After that, he won the Walter Camp Award and Maxwell Award for 2018.

In 2019, he started his junior season at the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game with a victory against Duke in Atlanta. His junior year was marred with injuries and in January 2020, he announced that he would forgo his senior year and enter the 2020 NFL Draft.

He was selected 5th overall by the Miami Dolphins in the Round 1 of the 2020 NFL Draft. On 11th May 2020, he signed his four-year rookie contract, for $30 million (Rs 2,24.85 Cr).

Thereafter he made his debut appearance in a Week 6 game against the New York Jets.

Tua Tagovailoa during Paid partnership with bose
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Net Worth and Salary

 He has an approximate net worth of just $ 1 million (Rs 7.49 Cr) as of 2021. Most out of that net worth are endorsements acquired from his salary and endorsements.

According to Spotrac, he signed a 4-year, for  $30,275,438 (Rs 4.03 Cr) contract with the Miami Dolphins, including a $19,578,500 (Rs 1,46.72 Cr) signing bonus, $30,275,438 (Rs 4.03 Cr) guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,568,860 (Rs 56.73 Cr).

In 2021, he would earn a base salary of $780,000 (Rs 5.84 Cr) and a roster bonus of $1,206,156 (Rs 9.04 Cr), along with that carrying a cap hit of $6,880,781 (Rs 51.55 Cr)and a dead cap value of $24,770,813 (Rs 1,85.58 Cr).

He spent $200,000 (Rs 1.49 Cr) on three automobiles, one of which he gave to his mom as a Mother’s Day present. He spent $1.65 million (Rs 12.36 Cr)  for a lakefront home in Davie, Florida, which he decked out with $30,000 (Rs 22.49 Lacs)  worth of workout equipment. He has also purchased a $10,000 (Rs 7.49 Lacs) Rolex watch for his father after signing his Dolphins contract.

Tua Tagovailoa on a press conference
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Personal Life

He was born in ʻEwa Beach, Hawaii & is the son of Galu Tagovailoa and Diane Tagovailoa. Interestingly, he is of Samoan descent.

He has three siblings named Taulia Tagovailoa, Taysia Tagovailoa, and Taylor Tagovailoa.

He is currently single and not dating anyone.


He has signed multiple endorsements deals with companies like Bose, Muscle Milk, Wingstop and Adidas.

Social Media Portfolio

Miami Dolphins quarterback star has 373.1K Followers on Twitter, on Instagram he has 923k followers as of November 2021.

Along with this on his YouTube Channel, there are 212 subscribers & on his Facebook page, has 107K followers around the World at the same time.

Tua Tagovailoa at CFP National Championship
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Career Highlights & Awards

  • CFP National Champion (2017)
  • CFP National Championship Offensive MVP (2017)
  • Orange Bowl MVP (2018)
  • Maxwell Award (2018)
  • Walter Camp Award (2018)
  • SEC Offensive Player of the Year (2018)
  • Consensus All-American (2018)
  • First-team All-SEC (2018)
  • Second-team All-SEC (2019)


Q. Who is Tua Tagovailoa’s brother?

Ans:- Taulia Tagovailoa.

Q.Who does Tua brother play for?

Ans:- He is now the starting quarterback for the Miami Dolphins.

Q.Where is Tua’s brother transferring to?

Ans:- Maryland.

Q.What school did Tua Tagovailoa go to?

Ans:- Saint Louis School.

Q.What nationality is Tua Tagovailoa?

Ans:- American.

Q. What is Tua Tagovailoa’s height?

Ans:- 6 feet 1 inches /185 Cm.

Q.What is Tua Tagovailoa’s age?

Ans:- 23 years as of 2021.

Q. In Which college did Tua Tagovailoa study?

Ans:-  The University of Alabama.

Q.What is Tua Tagovailoa’s weight?

Ans:- 98 Kg / 217 Lbs.

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