Jaxson Hayes Bio, Family, Dating, Salary

By Kishor Shahi | Published On: 22 Oct, 2019
Jaxson Hayes Bio, Family, Dating, Salary

Sportsmanship is in the family heredity of the Hayes family. Jaxson Hayes, who is an American basketball player, inherited the sports forthrightness from his parents, who are the former football and basketball hunkies. Jaxson plays for the NBA team New Orleans Pelicans.

Throughout the consistent career, Jaxson has been named the Second-team All-Big 12, Big 12 Freshman of the Year, and Big 12 All-Defensive Team.


Jaxson Hayes was born to his parents, Kristi Hayes and Jonathan Hayes. His dad, Jonathan, who stands at the height of 6 feet and 5 inches tall, is a former Kansas City Chiefs tight end. He played his professional football career from 1985 to 1993 for eight years, where he finished in Kansas with having started ninety-five games 1,541 receiving yards and 12 touchdowns. 

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Similarly, his mom, Kristi Kinne Hayes, is a survivor of cancer. She had ovarian cancer when she was at the age of twenty-two. Kinne is a graduate of Drake University (1995) with a degree in biology. She is also a former basketball player, who averaged fifty points per game and scored 3,406 career points during her academic years at Jefferson-Scranton High School. 

Also, Kristi got named '1995 MVC Player of the Year.' However, she had to leave her basketball career due to her health issues. 

Besides that, Jaxson grew up with his three siblings, namely, Jillian Hayes, Jewett, and Jonah. Jillian is also a professional basketball player who is the top scorer of the Loveland girls team. 

Dating, Boyfriend? 

The romantic fling of the professional basketball player, Jaxson Hayes, is low key. However, he is often rumored to be dating Camryn Olson.

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Camryn is a member of Hillsdale Softball. Jaxon posted a picture with her on 29 April 2018, hinting that they might have been through a private love life. Since Jaxson has not given any clue regarding his possible relationship with her, whether Camryn is his girlfriend or else remains under the radar. 

Jaxson Hayes with Camryn Olson (Photo: Jaxson's Instagram) 

The couple is also seen exchanging the tweets with each other, which hints their possible relationship. However, neither of the couples has confirmed their connection, and Jaxson is believed to be single as of 2019. 

Salary And Net Worth

Jaxson played his early career from Moeller High School and college level basketball from Texas Longhorns men's basketball at The University of Texas in Austin. Later, he got drafted in the 2019 NBA Draft by Atlanta Hawks in its 8th overall pick. 

After the pick, he had his draft rights traded to New Orleans Pelicans, which officially completed on July 7, 2019. 

As per his five-years contract with the Pelicans, he will garner the base salary of $4,983,600 per season. Similarly, his annual wage will hike to $5,105,160, $5,348,280, and $6,803,012 per year in 2020-21, 2021-22, and 2022-23 season respectively. 

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Bio, Measurements

Jaxson Hayes was born on 23 May 2000, in Oklahoma, the United States. The body measurements of the professional basketball player include his height of 6 feet and 11 inches tall with a weight of 220 lbs. Jaxson belongs to Afro-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality. 

He attended Moeller high school and The University of Texas for his education.