Tom Papley Net Worth

Tom Papley is a professional Australian rules football player. He plays as a forward for Sydney Swans in the AFL. Papley was drafted by Sydney Swans with the 14th overall selection of the 2016 rookie draft.

Here we learn about Tom Papley’s net worth, salary, contract, career earnings, biography, stats, girlfriend, and more.

Tom Papley’s Biography and Career

Tom Papley was born on 13 July 1996 in Melbourne, Australia.

Papley played his junior football with the Gippsland Power in the TAC Cup, also known as the Coates Talent League. The Gippsland Power is an Australian rules football team in the Talent League.

AFL Career

Tom Papley was drafted by Sydney Swans with the 14th overall selection of the 2016 rookie draft.

Tom Papley made his AFL debut for Sydney Swans in the opening round of the 2016 AFL season against the Collingwood Magpies. He finished the season with 29 goals, 243 disposals, and 72 tackles.

In the 2020 season, Papley played all 17 games, kicking 26 goals. He also made 200 disposals and 29 tackles. He led the Swan’s goalkicking tally for the second year.

In the 2021 season, Papley scored 43 goals and made 313 disposals with 34 tackles in 23 matches. He was named to the All-Australian Team (2021).

Tom Papley’s Net Worth in 2023

Sydney Swans forward Tom Papley’s net worth is $5 million. The forward joined the  Swans following the 2016 rookie draft.

Papley’s prime sources of earnings are his football salaries and sponsorship deals. His estimated average annual salary is $400,000 at Sydney Swans.

Papley earned an estimated $442,600 base salary for the 2022 season without any performance bonuses or incentives.

Contract and Career Earnings

In 2022, Tom Papley signed a five-year contract extension with Sydney Swans at $400,000 a year, expiring at the end of the 2028 season. The five-year contract is worth $2 million.

Making his AFL debut in 2016, the forward has played 7 seasons in the AFL. Papley’s estimated career earnings are worth $3 million, only from his AFL base salaries.


Tom Papley earns a lucrative amount from endorsements and sponsorship deals. Nike endorses him.

Personal Info

Full NameTom Papley
Current TeamSydney Swans
Position Forward
Shirt No. 11
Draft14th Selection, 2016 Rookie Draft
Date of Birth 13 July 1996
Hometown Melbourne, Australia
Nationality Australian
Height178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight76 kg (168 lb)
Net Worth$5 million
Relationship Status In a Relationship
GirlfriendAnnie Milner


Tom Papley is currently in a relationship. His beautiful girlfriend is Annie Milner. The couple has been dating for a long time.

Tom Papley girlfriend Annie Milner
Source: Instagram


Born on 13 July 1996, he is 27 years old.


He is 178 cm (5 ft 10 in).


He is 76 kg (168 lb).

Career Highlights

  • All-Australian: 2021
  • 2x Sydney leading goalkicker: 2019, 2020
  • 22under22 team: 2017
  • AFL Rising Star Nominee: 2016

AFL Stats

[As of 2022]

SeasonTeamGamesGoalsDisposals Tackles
2016Sydney Swans202924372
2017Sydney Swans203031286
2018Sydney Swans202427358
2019Sydney Swans223734062
2020Sydney Swans172620029
2021Sydney Swans234331334
2022Sydney Swans193239037


What is Tom Papley’s Net Worth?

In 2023, his net worth is $5 million.

What is his current salary per season?

Estimated $400,000.

What is his shirt no.?

He wears No. 11 for the Swans.

Who is his girlfriend?

Annie Milner.

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