Who is Jason Akermanis? Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity

Jason Akermanis

Jason Dean Akermanis (born February 24, 1977) is a former professional Australian rules football player who played in the AFL (AFL).

Quick Facts

Gender Male
Popular as Rules Footballer
Profession Rules Footballer
Date of Birth February 24, 1977
Place Of Birth Australia
Day of Birth Thursday
How Old/ Age 45
Net Worth 2022 $5 million
Wife Megan Legge
Height 1.77m
Weight  85 kg
Monthly Income $15 million

Jason Akermanis Age & Early Life

Akermanis was born in Mildura, Victoria, to Canadian father John Akermanis and Australian mother Shona Carswell, but relocated to Brisbane when he was nine. Akermanis joined the Mayne under-10s team after arriving in Queensland in 1986.

Akermanis learned at the age of 13 that he was not the son of his mother’s previous lover, John Akermanis. Denis Dezdjek, a mechanic from Mildura with whom his mother had an affair, was his biological father. He attended Wavell State High School and St. Joseph’s Nudgee College before joining the Mayne Football Club in the QAFL, where he was identified by Brisbane Bears talent scouts. During his first year with the Brisbane Bears in 1995, he finished year 12 at high school.

Jason Akermanis

Jason Akermanis Height & Weight

Jason Akermanis is 1.77 m tall. He weighs approximately 85 kg. There is no information on his chest-waist-hip measurements, dress size, shoe size, biceps, etc.

Jason Akermanis’s Net Worth

How much is Jason Akermanis’s net worth? Jason Akermanis is an Australian Rules Footballer who has a net worth of $15 Million.


Akermanis was a valuable member of the Brisbane Bears midfield (wing), displaying speed and talent from an early age.

Akermanis made his AFL debut in Round 4 of the 1995 season, amassing 19 disposals and scoring one goal in the Bears’ defeat to Carlton. He appeared in 17 games in his first season and scored 12 goals.
Akermanis started playing in the Tasmanian State League with the Glenorchy Football Club in 2011 and a handful of one-off games at different rural clubs. He was appointed captain-coach of the North Albury Football Club in the Ovens & Murray Football League in 2013.

Jason Akermanis Wife & Marriage

Who is Jason Akermanis Wife?  Megan Legge, a speech pathologist, is Akermanis’ wife. They have three children. Akermanis learned Auslan to communicate with his wife’s deaf parents. He is also fluent in Spanish.