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Who is Clayton Echard?
Clayton Echard is a prominent reality TV personality who also had a distinguished career in the NFL. Besides, he is also recognized as Clayton Echard Bachelor.
Reportedly, he rose to prominence after appearing on Season 18 of the reality dating show “The Bachelorette”. Currently, he is the cast member/contestant in Season 26 of “The Bachelor”.
Profile of Clayton Echard
|Full Name||Clayton Echard|
|Popular As||Clayton Echard Bachelor|
|Birthdate||29th April, 1993|
|Place of Birth||Eureka, Missouri|
|Profession||Former Footballer, Sales Representative, Reality TV Personality|
|Race / Ethnicity||Caucasian|
|High School||Eureka High School|
|University||University of Missouri|
|Age||29 Years Old|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Height||6’5” (195 cm)|
|Parents||Brian Echard (Father) & Kelly Duff Echard (Mother)|
|Siblings||Nate Echard & Patrick Echard|
|Net Worth||$1-$2 Million USD|
Clayton Echard Bachelor is an ex-football player who now works as a sales representative in the United States. Besides, Echard has previously appeared on season 18 of “The Bachelorette” and is currently the part of season 26 of the popular reality show “The Bachelor”.
Early-life, Education & Family Background
Clayton Echard was born on 29th April, 1993, in Eureka, Missouri, and as of 2022, he is 29 years old. Apparently, Brian Echard and Kelly Duff Echard, Clayton’s parents, have been married for 29 years and have the kind of love Clayton so dearly desires. Repotedly, his mother is a teacher by vocation while the profession of his father is undisclosed.
Likewise, he grew up in the lovely suburbs of St Louis with his siblings Patrick Echard and Nade Echard. Meanwhile, his ethnicity is Caucasian while he holds American nationality.
In regards to his academic qualification, Clayton received his early academic education at Eureka High School, which is located in his hometown. Thereafter, Echard also graduated from the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in health science and minors in business and Spanish. In addition, he is pursuing an MBA and intends to create his own business firm.
Clayton Echard’s Professional Career
By profession, Clayton Echard is a former footballer. Presently, Echard is serving as the medical sales representative. Apparently, Clayton began playing football as a defensive lineman in sixth grade and later played collegiate football with the Missouri Tigers from 2011 to 2015, where he switched positions to tight end.
Following this, Echard even had a brief stint with the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks, attributable to his exceptional performance at Missouri. Accordingly, he had signed with the Seattle Seahawks in July 2016. However, finally realizing that his football ability didn’t quite match his business acumen, his stint with the team only lasted a few months.
Thereafter, upon his graduation, Clayton worked as a sales representative for Stryker Corporation, a medical device company. In parallel, he is also a well-established actor as well as a prominent TV personality. Moreover, he has been in a number of reality shows after his debut on The Bachelorette.
Journey as “The Bachelorette”
Clayton Echard was a contestant on season 18 of The Bachelorette, finishing in eighth place, although his relationship with the show was only getting started. During his one-on-one date in week 6, he was eliminated.
Recently, he participated in the Season 26 of “The Bachelor” as a contestant. Previously, ABC had confirmed him as the star of season 26 of The Bachelor in November 2021, which premiered on January 3 and has since sparked a considerable controversy.
Echard’s Personal-life & Relationships
Clayton was previously linked with Michelle Young during Season 18 of “The Bachelorette”, but the couple soon separated. Now, in the new Season 26 of “The Bachelor”, Clayton intends to look forward to his new partner. Accordingly, he’s a classic romantic and is not afraid to put himself out there in quest of love.
Clayton Echard, the Midwestern man is a good-looking guy with a rock-hard physique. Interestingly, his close friends have given him the moniker “Claynos” because of his sculpted figure. Moreover, he stands at an incredible height of 6 feet and 5 inches and has a muscular body. Additionally, his attractiveness is further enhanced by his brown eyes and light brown hair.
Social Media Handles of Clayton Echard
Echard continues to gain popularity as a consequence of his reality show stardom. Similarly, he boasts more than 307k followers on his personal Instagram account.
Net Worth of Clayton Echard
As of 2022, Clayton Echard’s net worth is estimated to be within $1 million and $2 million, based on various media publications. Further, he is rumored received $100,000 for being the participant of The Bachelor.
Regardless, he also receives the pay as a medical sales representative wherein his salary ranges from $100,000 to $200,000. In addition, he generates monetized payments from his appearance on various reality TV shows as well as sponsored posts on Instagram.