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Mike McDaniel Salary and Net Worth in 2023

Mike McDaniel Salary and Net Worth in 2023

Facts of Michael Lee McDaniel

Full Name:Michael Lee McDaniel
Annual Salary:$3.5 million to 4.5 million Per Year
Net Worth:$ 4 million
Date of Birth:March 6, 1983
Birth Place:Aurora, Colorado, United States
Height:5 feet 9 inches
Weight:82 kg
Profession:American football coach
Partner:Katie Hemstalk
Spouse:Katie Hemstalk
Children:Alya June
Parents:Donna McDaniel
Nicknames:Mike McDaniel
Star Sign:Pisces

What is Mike McDaniel’s Salary and  Net Worth?

American football coach Mike McDaniel receives up to $3.5 million to 4.5 million salaries per season. As a head coach of the NFL team McDaniel holds around USD 4 million / 400,00,00  (3163400 GBP) Net Worth in 2023.

The earning amount of a coach can be decreased or increased based on the professional services contract and annual retention bonus.

Mike has signed a contract with the Las Vegas Riders with an annual salary of $10 million which is the seventh highest in NFL history.

Salary and Net Worth of NFL Football Couches

Name Salary Net Worth Profession
Brian Flores

Annual: Around $3 million

Monthly: Around $ 250000

$5 million Defensive coordinator for the Minnesota Vikings of the NFL
Kyle Shanahan

Annual: $ 10 million

Monthly: $ 83333 around

$ 4 million Head coach for the San Francisco
Josh McDaniels

Annual: 1 million

Monthly: $ 83333

$ 6 million Head coach for the Las Vegas Raiders of the NFL
Robert Saleh

Annual: 5 million + USD

Monthly: 416666+ USD

$5 million Head coach for the New York Jets of the NFL

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Early Life

Michael Lee McDaniel who is mostly known as Mike McDaniel was born on March 6, 1983, in Aurora, Colorado, United States.  Mike is 40 years old as of 2023 and his zodiac sign is Pisces. Mike McDaniel is of American nationality and belongs to a Multiracial ethnicity family background. Mike follows the Christian religion.

Mike McDaniel
Caption: Mike McDaniel (Source: Palm Beach Post)

Family Background

Mike is the son of Donna McDaniel (mother). His father died in a car accident when he was 4 years old. Mike is a single child of his parents. Mike McDaniel’s mother raised him as a single mother. As Mike’s mother was white and his father was an African American, Donna’s family did not accept their marriage.

Mike has also mentioned in public that, some family members from his mother’s side cut ties with him over his father’s race. However, Mike and her mother went new place and started living a new life away from their relatives.


In 2001, Mike McDaniel completed high education at Smooky Hill High School in Aurora, USA. Mike graduated with a degree in history from Yale University where he played college football as a wide receiver. As he was a smart and talented student he won an academic scholarship at an Ivy League school where he majored in history.

According to the Yele football coach, Mike was a nerd-type guy who looked more like a lab partner than a stud athlete. He was around 150 pounds and also a slow runner. “During his college years in Yele, Mike barely played 4 seasons and failed to accumulate any status”his former college coach stated in the media.

After completing graduation he decided to study Films and started giving the main priority to pursue a career in that field.

Mike McDaniel
Caption: Mike McDaniel (Source: Instagram

Height and weight

Mike McDaniel has the perfect height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m) and has a tall and healthy body weight of  82 kg (180 lbs). Mike’s eye color is black and he has a warm skin tone. His sexuality is straight.

Early Coaching Experience

Mike McDaniel professionally started working as a coaching intern at the age of 22 under head coach “Mike Shanahan” in 2005.  From 2006 to 2008, He worked as a coach as an offensive assistant under head coach “Gary Kubiak”.

Moreover, three different offensive coordinators and future head coaches were assisted by McDaniel during his tenure in Huston such as Troy Calhoun, Mike Sherman, and Kyle ShanahanFromof 2009 to 2010 he worked again as a running back coach under former Minnesota Viking/Arizona Cardinals head coach Dennis Green. After this, he worked for the Washington redskins as a wide receiver coach for only one year.

In 2014 he was hired by the Atlanta Falcons as an offensive coach under the new head coach Dan Quinn in 2015.  In 2017 he joined the San Francisco 49ers as their run game coordinator under his long-time associate.

Current Works

On February 6, 2022, Mike was selected as the head coach for Miami Dolphins. Moreover, he marked his first victory as the national football coach of the National football league(NFL).

Since 2022 he has been serving as head coach for the Miami Dolphins and successfully worked as a head coach for two seasons. Moreover, McDaniel worked as an assistant coach for Gary Kubiak, Mike Shanahan, Mike Pettine, Dan Quinn, and Kyle Shanahan.

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Caption: Mike McDaniel (Source: Football Outsiders)

Achievements & Awards

The Miami Dolphins announced their team award winners for the 2022 regular season which is also a win for Mike McDaniel as he is the head coach of the Miami Dolphins team.

The Miami Dolphins have won the game 485 times which is corresponded to Mike’s Achievements. Mike held his first offensive coordinator position in 2021. Mike appeared with the Falcons in 2017 and with the 49ers in 2020. Mike has learned an experience by leading Dolphins.

Mike McDaniel
Caption: Mike McDaniel (Source: Bolavip)

Who is Mike McDaniel’s Wife?

Mike is a married man. He tied the knot with the love of his life Katie Hemstalk in Ashburn, Virginia, on June 21, 2014.  Mike McDaniel and Katie Hemstalk have welcomed their first and only child/daughter named Alya June.

Katie is a professional licensed esthetician and cosmetologist. Katie took her medical license back in 2011. They both respect each other’s profession. Mike once stated in the media that his wife Katie has been a great inspiration for his success as she supports him in his every work decision.

After marriage, Katie gained a lot of fame being the wife of a famous football coach. Still,  they never show off or bring up their personal lives on social media.


How did Mike McDaniel get into football?

McDaniel entered NFL in 2005 as a coaching intern under Denver Broncos.

Was Mike McDaniel a ballboy?

Yes, He was also a ballboy while playing football and it is one of the reasons for his sparking for the game.

What does Mike McDaniel do?

Football Coach, Mike McDaniel currently works for the NFL and works as a head coach for the Miami Dolphins.

How much does Mike McDaniel weigh?

McDaniel has a healthy and perfect body weight of 82 kg and he stands 5 feet and 9 inches tall.

How much is McDaniel’s salary?

As a football coach, McDaniel’s estimated salary is $10 million which is tied for the seventh highest in the NFL.

What happened to Mike McDaniel?

In 2022, Mike was named as the 11th head coach in team history and that was his first time as a head coach in NFL.

What happened to Mike McDaniel’s father?

McDaniel’s father died in a car accident when he was a child. After that, his mother alone raised him and paid for his education.

Who is Mike McDaniel’s stepfather?

Gray McCune is the stepfather of McDaniel. His real father died when he was 4 years old.

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