Tobin Heath net worth and salary: American soccer player and two times Olympic gold medal winner, Tobin Heath has a net worth of $1 million.
Born and raised in New Jersey, Tobin Heath is a Ridge High School graduate where she first started playing football. Four-year letter winner and three-time Parade-All American in soccer, Heath played and won the 2003 Club National Championship for PDA Wildcats. She is considered to be the most skillful American soccer player ever and was ranked #2 recruit in 2006.
Heath joined University of North Carolina and did not play soccer in her senior year to train with boys and improve her game. She only missed a game for the Tar Hills in the midfield position to help UNC win the NCAA title scoring four goals with nine assists during her junior year. She scored five goals with 10 assists during her senior year and also became the runner-up for the MC Hermann Trophy.
Best known for her skills to control ball and guide the game in the midfield, Tobin Heath was first overall pick in the 2010 college draft for Atlanta Beat. She was traded to Sky Blue FC the same year and the team ended up fifth in the regular season. She then moved to New York Fury and started only one game after suffering from ankle injury. She signed with PSG to play in the French league in 2013 and became a prominent player in the team scoring five in 12 appearances.
Considering her national team appearance, Heath played for the U-16, U-17, and U-20 team to join senior team in 2008. She won the 2008 Summer Olympics medal as a reserve midfielder while she was also named US Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year in 2009. Her side ended up second in the 2011 World Cup with Heath’s penalty being saved. However, she won gold in the 2012 Olympics and became an important player in the team who helped the likes of Alex Morgan, and Sydney Leroux to score goals through her assist.
Heath earns around $45,000 in salary every year and amasses a net worth of $1 million.
Quick Facts about Tobin Heath
Full Name: Tobin Powell Heath
Profession: Footballer (Soccer Player)
Playing position: Midfielder
Height: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Date of Birth: May 29, 1988
Place of Birth: Basking Ridge, New Jersey, US
Education: University of North Carolina
Current Club: Portland Thorns FC
Salary: $45 thousand