Jurrien Timber

Jurrien Timber is a Dutch professional footballer. He plays as a defender for Arsenal in the Premier League and the Netherlands national team.

Here you can follow Jurrien Timber’s net worth, salary, earnings, contract, career, stats, girlfriend, and more.

Jurrien Timber’s Biography and Career

Jurriën David Norman Timber was born on 17 June 2001, in Utrecht, Netherlands. He is an Ajax youth academy product. His twin brother Quinten Timber is also a footballer. 

Club Career

Jurrien Timber made his professional debut for the Ajax reserve team in 2018. He began playing regularly for the Ajax first team in the season 2020-21.

Timber played 34 league matches and scored 2 goals in the season 2022-23. The young talent is a crucial player of the club. He won two Eredivisie titles with Ajax in 2020-21 and 2021-2022. He was named Eredivisie Player of the Year in 2021-22.

In July 2023, Timber joined Arsenal for a transfer fee of £34 million, with the deal containing add-ons that could raise the fee to £38.5 million.

In the 2023-24 season for Arsenal, Timber made his competitive debut in the Community Shield against Man City, which Arsenal won 4-1 on penalties.

He made his Premier League debut in a 2-1 home win over Nottingham Forest on August 12.

The Dutch defender suffered an ACL injury on his right knee, which would require surgery.

International Career

Jurrien Timber made his senior international debut for the Netherlands in 2021. He represented the Netherlands at the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

In the World Cup, he played 4 matches for the Netherlands. He played 90 minutes in the Round of 16 win against the United States.

He also played entirely in their quarter-final defeat against Argentina on penalties.

Jurrien Timber’s Net Worth, Salary, and Career Earnings

Jurrien Timber’s net worth is $2 million. He earns a £4.68 million salary per season playing for Arsenal. His weekly salary is £90,000.

The Dutch defender’s prime source of earnings is his football contract. His estimated career earnings are £2.64 million from football salaries from 2020-2022.

The following table refers to Timber’s career earnings history.

Season Team Salary (Gross)
2022-23 Ajax £2.588 million
2021-22 Ajax £25,833 
2020-21 Ajax £25,833


Arsenal signed Timber from Ajax for a £34 million initial transfer fee that could rise to £38.5 with add-ons.

Timber signed a 5-year contract with Arsenal, which will expire at the end of the 2027-28 season. His 5-year contract is worth £23.40 million.

Season Team Salary/Season (Gross)
2027-28 Arsenal £4.68 million
2026-27 Arsenal £4.68 million
2025-26 Arsenal £4.68 million
2024-25 Arsenal £4.68 million
2023-24 Arsenal £4.68 million


Timber is an Adidas-endorsed player. He will wear the Adidas Predator Accuracy.1 soccer cleats in the 2023-24 season.

Personal Info

Full Name Jurriën David Norman Timber
Current Club Arsenal 
Position Center-back, right-back
Shirt No. 12
Date of Birth 17 June 2001
Age  22
Height  179 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Birthplace Utrecht, Netherland  
Nationality  Dutch
Net Worth $2 million
Weekly Salary £90,000
Outfitter Adidas 
Relationship Status Single/Unknown 
Instagram @jurrientimber


The Dutch defender Timber doesn’t have any girlfriend. He appears to be single.


Born on 17 June 2001, he is 22 years old.


He is 179 cm (5 ft 10 in) tall.


Season Comp. Team Match Goal
2022-23 Eredivisie Ajax 34 2
2021-22 Eredivisie Ajax 30 3
2020-21 Eredivisie Ajax 20 1
2019-20 Eredivisie Ajax 1 0

International Career: Netherlands

[correct as of March 24,  2022]

Year Match Goal
2021-Present 15 0


What is Jurrien Timber’s Net Worth?

His net worth is $2 million.

How much is his salary per season?

£4.68 million. 

What is his jersey number?

He wears No. 12 for Arsenal.

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