Michael Jordan is considered the greatest NBA player of all time. He’s also the richest former professional athlete in the world with a net worth of $1.6 billion. Since he retired in 2003, he has built a lucrative career and uses his wealth for philanthropic purposes.
How much money does Michael Jordan make a day?
Jordan will make over $300,000 a game, $10,000 a minute assuming he averages about 30 minutes a game. Assuming $40 mil in endorsements next year, he’ll be making $178,100 a day (working or not)! Assuming he sleeps 7 hours a night, he makes $52,000 every night while visions of sugarplums dance in his head.
How did Michael Jordan get so rich?
Rising Net Worth Thanks to Investments and Endorsements
Michael Jordan was equally known for his jump shots on the basketball court as for his famous sneakers. As Nike Air Jordans rose in popularity, so did the athlete’s net worth. He makes about $100 million a year from Nike royalties, Business Insider reported.
Who is the richest athlete?
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What is Shaquille O’Neal worth?
His estimated net worth is said to be $400 million. He is the joint owner of 155 Five Guys Burgers restaurants, 17 Auntie Annie’s Pretzels restaurants, 150 car washes, 40 24-hour fitness centers, a shopping center, a movie theater, and several Las Vegas nightclubs.
Is Shaq a billionaire?
As of 2021, Shaquille O’Neal is worth $400 million. Celebrity Net Worth confirms that the superstar athlete-turned-sportscaster brings in a $60 million salary each year between his residuals, his various endorsement deals, and his NBA commentator gigs.