Jerry Jones net worth: American businessman, owner, president, and general manager of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, Jerry Jones has a net worth of $4.2 billion.
Jerry Jones is an American entrepreneur and a businessman who is recognized mostly as the general manager and owner of NFL team, “Dallas Cowboys”. His club is one of the most famous and one of the richest football clubs of America which earns in tens of millions every year for him. He is one of the dominating entrepreneurs of football industry who is already a billionaire. Jerry is also the owner and founder of a private company “Jones Oil and Lease” which currently involves in natural resource prospecting.
Born as Jerry Wayne Jones on October 13, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA, he was raised in North Little Rock, Arkansas. He played some football while he was in high school as well as in his college, “University of Arkansas”. He played football extensively when in college and even co-captained 1964 National Championship.
Contrary to his excellence in football, Jerry went on to get a Master’s degree in business and started with different ventures that failed at the initial phase of his business career. He found success as a businessman with “Jones Oil and Lease” which still runs successfully under his ownership. Jerry later found his way back to football, but this time, as an investor and owner of “Dallas Cowboys”.
Jerry became the new owner of “Dallas Cowboys” in 1989 and changed many people from the club. His witty decisions helped the club win Super Bowl in 1992 and 1993 continuously and started the winning trend of the club. Dallas Cowboys took the fame to the next level and earned great deal of money under Jerry’s ownership.
Jerry also went through so much of criticism for his intuitive decisions that hampered many famous personalities of football. But none of those decisions have ever served wrong for the club and rather have helped to grow. Now, the Dallas Cowboys stands as one of the richest NBA football club and a vast portion of this success can be credited to Jerry Jones.
Peeking into his personal life, Jerry has been leading a happy family life with his wife Eugenia Jones and three children. All of his three children have been involved with “Dallas Cowboys” and serve in top positions. With the fortune that this club makes every year, Jerry has been getting richer along with it. As of now, Jerry counts his net worth at $4.2 billion, which renders to be more than enough to live a royal life.
Quick Facts about Jerry Jones
Full name: Jerry Wayne Jones
Birth Date: Oct 13, 1942
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Profession: Entrepreneur, businessman, former football player
Marital Status: Married to Eugenia Jones
Astrological Sign: Libra