Les Miles has amazed every football enthusiast with his achievements. In a career spanning over 30 years, Les Miles has shown that a football coach could perform equally on the field as well as in his home. Happily married to his wife with four children and many championships wins in his purse, Les Miles is nothing short of an idol for the younger generation. Les Miles has achieved a splendid net worth measuring in millions which have been created over his years of successful performance, largely with the LSU as head coach from 2005 to 2016. He also reportedly earned humongous sums as annual salary at LSU. With this much being said, there is more to learn about Les Miles other than his professional career.
Les Miles: Net worth, Salary.
The biographic information of Les Miles could be identified primarily in details about his salary, cars, and house owned by him, his sources of income, career information, and net worth. These details can be illustrated as follows:
The net worth of Les Miles has been estimated at almost $13 million as of the year 2019.
The estimates of annual salary earned by Les Miles indicate that he earns $2.76 million. However, in 2016, he was given a remuneration of over $4 million alongside bonus payments amounting up to $100,000 in his tenure at LSU.
The primary source of income of Les Miles is his salary as the head football coach at the University of Kansas. His primary source of income was his tenure at LSU which is responsible for a significant share of his total properties, assets, and earnings.
Les Miles previously owned a $1.8 million mansion in Baton Rouge that spanned over an area of 5,600. The house was sold in 2016 after he was fired from the LSU. He presently owns a smaller home at Willow Grove which he purchased for $1.3 million.
Les Miles currently owns an Audi A6 car evaluated at $54,000 according to reports.
The career of Les Miles began in 1980 when he joined as an assistant coach to Bo Schembechler at the University of Michigan. In subsequent years, Miles worked as a coach with many universities with the longest tenure being at the Louisiana State University. He was a master motivator, and after taking charge at LSU, he was able to secure many wins. Some of his remarkable records during his stint with LSU include the wins over Arizona State, Auburn, Alabama, and Florida.
The achievements of Les Miles at LSU also led the team to number one spot two times in the 2007 regular season as well as recording victories over all six counterparts in the game. He has also accomplished the SEC Championship Game win as well as the BCS National Championship Game win.
Les Miles’s career at LSU came to an end in 2016 when the team management reportedly dismissed him. He is presently employed as the head football coach at the University of Kansas since November 2018 after signing a $13.8 million 5-year contract.
Les Miles is Married to Wife Kathy Miles.
Les Miles has been married to wife Kathy Miles since 1993 and has been noted as a person maintaining a good balance between his professional and personal life. Miles and his wife Kathy have four children from their marriage, and he takes pride in being a ‘Strong Christian’ adhering devoutly to the church, his profession as well as his family.
Les Miles and Kathy Miles has two daughters, Kathryn, and Mary Grace Miles and two sons, Leslie Matthew and Benjamin Miles.
The couple presents a good role model for younger couples alongside Les Miles being a perfect example of work-life balance despite the pressures in the job role of a head coach of a football team.
Les Miles met his wife Kathy at the University of Michigan where he was employed as an assistant coach and Kathy was working in the women’s basketball team as an assistant.
They began dating, and after five years, they were married in 1993. His wife Kathy was also a basketball player at Central Michigan, and after her playing career, she was involved with basketball camps in Michigan that gradually turned into a job in the Michigan basketball coaching staff.
Les Miles: Age, Birthdate, Wiki-Bio.
Les Miles was born Leslie Edwin Miles on November 10, 1953, in Elyria, Ohio to Bubba Miles and Martha Miles. His father was a long-haul trucking broker while his mother Martha was a homemaker. Les Miles has two brothers, Eric Miles and Mark Miles and a sister, Anne Hope Browne.
Les Miles is American in nationality and is of white ethnicity. The present occupation of Les Miles is the head football coach at the University of Kansas.
Les Miles is married to wife Kathy Miles since 1993, and the couple has two daughters and two sons from their marriage. His two daughters are Mary Grace Miles, and Kathryn Miles and his two sons are Benjamin Miles and Leslie Matthew Miles.
The present net worth of Les Miles is estimated to be almost $13 million with his annual salary amounting to an excess of $4 million including the bonus payments at LSU. Presently he receives an annual remuneration of $2.76 million from the University of Kansas.
One of the interesting facts about Miles is his nickname ‘The Hat’ due to his signature white cap. He has also been called ‘The Mad Hatter’ in many instances due to his play calling habits and eccentricities. Miles has also worked as an actor in the 2014 sports drama film ‘When the Game Stands Tall’ by Thomas Carter.
|Age||65 years (Born November 10, 1953)|
|Net Worth||$13 million|
|Spouse||Kathy Miles (Wife)|
|Kids||Benjamin Miles (Son)
Leslie Matthew Miles (Son)
Kathryn Miles (Daughter)
Mary Grace Miles(Daughter)
|Occupation||Head Football Coach at the University of Kansas|
Martha Miles (Mother)