About Rex Ryan
It has been estimated that the overall amount of Rex Ryan net worth is as high as 20 million dollars, as of right now. In addition to his high net worth it is also known that his annual salary reaches 4 million dollars, thus, this sum has also added up a lot to the total estimate of Rex Ryan net worth. Rex Ryan has become famous and earned a huge part of his wealth because of his career as an American football coach. Currently, he is the head coach of the Buffalo Bills, a team, which competes in the National Football League. Thus, this involvement has also added up a lot of revenues to the overall size of Rex Ryan net worth.
Before he got this position, Rex Ryan was working as an assistant coach, a job which he had for 22 years. In 2009 he was appointed to be the head coach for the first time, which was for the team New York Jets of the National Football League. Rex Ryan’s father was also a head coach, Buddy Ryan. Thus, he decided to follow in his father’s footsteps, as well. Rex Ryan has a brother, Rob Ryan, who is also a head coach.
Born in 1962, Rex Ryan always wanted to become a football coach, a dream which was motivated by his father, as well.
Rex Ryan spent his younger years in Canada. When he was a teenager, he came back to the United States. There, he was a student at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. When he graduated, Rex Ryan was working as an assistant coach, a position he held for 22 years. He coached teams on both college and professional levels. Thus, working as an assistant coach has also increased the overall estimate of Rex Ryan net worth.
In 1999 he began working with the Baltimore Ravens, where he spent 9 years. In 2005 he was promoted to be the defensive coordinator. In 2008 he got a position of an assistant head coach. When in 2008 the Baltimore Ravens lost the game to the Steelers, Rex Ryan accepted the position of a head coach of the New York Jets. Under his mentorship, the team became very successful. Thus, working with it has also added up to the overall sum of Rex Ryan net worth and made his name more recognized in sports. In the end of the 2014 season, he stopped working with this team.
Two weeks later after he resigned, Rex Ryan became the head coach for the Buffalo Bills, a position which he holds up to this day and which also increased his net worth and fame. The teams that he has coached are known for their exceptional defensive capabilities.
Rex Ryan was born in Oklahoma in 1962 and he has a twin brother Rob Ryan, who is also a well known name in American football. When the twins were two years old, their parents divorced. Nevertheless, Rex Ryan still wanted to become like his father and work in the field of sports.