Dean Thompson

Dean Thompson is a professional rodeo contestant from Altamont, Utah, specializing in bareback riding. He joined the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) in 2022 and has quickly made a name for himself in the sport.

Here you can follow Dean Thompson’s net worth, career earnings, biography, career, achievements, relationship status, and more.

About Dean Thompson

Dean Thompson was born into a family of four boys, growing up in a lively and energetic household. His older brother Derrick was the first to venture into the world of rodeo, and Dean followed suit, learning from his brother’s experiences and mistakes.

Thompson’s early life was not just about rodeo. He was also a successful wrestler, qualifying for the Utah high school state tournament three times and winning the state championship for Altamont High School.

Early Career

Thompson’s rodeo journey began in his junior high years. Under the guidance of his uncle, Kevin Jessen, he started with calf riding, gradually progressing to bareback steers and eventually horses.

He made it to the Junior High Nationals in his 8th grade year.

Professional Career

In his rookie year, Thompson had several notable wins, including the Grand National Rodeo in San Francisco, the New Year’s Eve Buck & Ball in Gillette, Wyoming, and the Farm-City Pro Rodeo in Hermiston, Oregon.

He also won the Pendleton Round-Up in Oregon, a victory that was particularly significant as it helped him secure a spot in the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.

Thompson’s success continued into 2023 when he won Pool 1 of Bareback Riding at the National Western. He also had a successful run at the Pendleton Round-Up, where he took the lead in bareback riding.

His achievements have earned him a place in the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, a significant accomplishment for any cowboy.

Dean Thompson’s Net Worth in 2023

As of 2023, Dean Thompson’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.

As of 2023, his PRCA earnings are $131,452, which contributes to his net worth.

Career Earnings

Thompson’s regular season earnings in 2023 were reported to be $131,452. These earnings were accumulated through various wins and consistent performances in rodeos.

For instance, he won $5,682 at the New Year’s Eve Buck & Ball in Gillette, Wyoming, $10,000 at the San Antonio Rodeo, $5,294 at the NFR Open at Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo in Colorado Springs, $13,048 at the Pendleton Round-Up in Oregon, and $17,000 at the Governor’s Cup Rodeo in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

New Year’s Eve Buck & Ball (Gillette, Wyoming)$5,682
San Antonio Rodeo$10,000
NFR Open at Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo (Colorado Springs)$5,294
Pendleton Round-Up (Oregon)$13,048
Governor’s Cup Rodeo (Sioux Falls, South Dakota)$17,000
Regular Season Earnings (2023)$131,452
Career Earnings (as of September 2023)Over $1 million

Personal Details

Full NameDean Thompson
HometownAltamont, Utah
Age21, as of 2023
Height 5 ft 9 inches
Weight 165 lbs
OccupationProfessional Rodeo Contestant (Bareback Riding)
Joined PRCA2022
EducationWestern Texas College in Snyder
Notable Achievements1-time Wrangler National Finals Rodeo qualifier, 2021 RMPRA Bareback Riding Champion
Current Net Worth $2 million
Instagram dean.a.thompson


Bareback rider Dean is currently single. He prefers to keep his love life away from the spotlight. He is focused on his career.

How Old is Dean Thompson?

He is 21 years old, as of November 2023.

How tall is he?

He is 5 ft 9 inches tall.

What is his nationality?

He is an American.

Career Highlights

In 2023:

• Won the Grand National Rodeo (San Francisco, Calif.)

• Won the New Years Eve Buck & Ball (Gillette, Wyo.)

• Won Lake Havasu (Ariz.) Stampede

• Won the Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Rodeo

• Won the Farm-City Pro Rodeo (Hermiston, Ore.)

• Won the Pendleton (Ore.) Round-Up

• Co-champion at the Walla Walla (Wash.) Frontier Days

• Co-champion at the Utah’s Own Rodeo At The Utah (Salt Lake City) State Fair

FAQs About Dean Thompson 

What is his net worth?

Estimated $2 million.

Where is he from?

Dean is from Altamont, Utah.

Wrapping Up: Dean Thompson’s Net Worth

Thompson has consistently demonstrated his commitment to excellence. He has accumulated a net worth of $2 million.

As he continues his journey in the rodeo world, there is no doubt that he will continue to inspire and impress with his talent and determination.

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