Carter Shanahan became popular after being born to celebrity parents. His father Kyle is an American football coach working as the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers.

Carter Shanahan with his dad Kyle Shanahan
Caption: Carter Shanahan with his dad Kyle Shanahan (Photo: Niners Nation)

Carter Shanahan's Siblings

As the 2nd child of parents, Carter was born in the year 2010. He is the son of parents Kyle Shanahan (father) and mother Mandy Shanahan. His parents were high-school lovers. He has two siblings both sisters; they are elder sister Stella Shanahan born in 2008 & younger sister Lexi Shanahan born in 2013.

Carter Shanahan with his parents & siblings
Caption: Carter Shanahan with his parents & siblings (Photo: Chron)

Having American nationality, Carter is of white ethnicity. With his siblings, he grew up having a lavish lifestyle. This celebrity son might be studying in a private school. 

Story Behind His Name Carter

His parents revealed their son's name Carter was named after his dad Kyle's favorite rapper, Lil Wayne. Rapper Lil's full name is Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. Chris Simms, Kyle's close friend, revealed this information in the podcast.

Kyle's obsession with Lil Wayne was also discussed. Whenever they hung out, he played his song the most. As a sweet gesture, Lil sent Kyle and his son Carter autographed swag, albums, posters, and a personal greeting.

Carter Shanahan's Parents' Love Story

Carter shared a close relationship with his parents. His parents were childhood sweethearts who went to different universities. Then Kyle supports Mandy in her dark times, standing beside her as a pillar of strength. Also, he shared how he changed his plans after meeting Mandy;

Picture of Carter Shanahan mom & dad
Caption: Picture of Carter Shanahan mom & dad (Photo: San Francisco Chronicle)

“I never planned on getting married at a young age. But then I understood ‘OK, you don’t necessarily get to pick when you get married. You get married when you find the right person’. And I found her. So I changed my plans.” 


His parents finally tied the wedding knot on 5th July 2005. Their wedding ceremony was held in a Roman Catholic ceremony. During their wedding, her age was 25 years old and Kyle was 26 years old. At a pretty young age, the duo promised to share their life with each other. 

Net Worth of Carter Shanahan's Father Kyle

As we already mentioned being a celebrity son, Carter is living a lavish life. This celebrity kid, Carter was born with a silver spoon in his mouth. His dad Kyle Shanahan's net worth is estimated at around $4 Million

Picture of Carter Shanahan's dad driving the car
Caption: Picture of Carter Shanahan's dad driving the car (Photo: Twitter)

He has been earning an annual salary of around $3.5 Million out of his working career. In the year 2017, Kyle signed a $21 million contract with the 49ers for six years. Over the course of the contract, he could receive several million dollars in milestone bonuses.

Short Info of Carter Dad Kyle Shanahan

Carter's dad Kyle Shanahan born on December 14, 1979, who is an American football coach. His father  Kyle is the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). Previously, he has worked as the offensive coordinator for teams like the Atlanta Falcons, Cleveland Browns, Washington Redskins, and Houston Texans. 

Picture of Carter's dad Kyle in an interview
Caption: Picture of Carter's dad Kyle in an interview (Photo: Forbes)

Kyle coordinated an offense that led the league in points scored that helped the team reach Super Bowl LI in the year 2016, Then he was hired as the head coach by the 49ers in the year 2017 replacing Chip Kelly. He led the 49ers to a Super Bowl appearance in Super Bowl LIV in his third season with the team.