Russell Westbrook is an American born pro basketball player. He plays for Oklahoma City Thunder of NBA (National Basketball Association). He is an elite basketball player as he was named NBA All-Star 7 times and NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player two times. The point guard became one of the players to average a triple-double for a season in NBA history in 2017.
Born on 12th November 1988, the 29-year-old made his debut in NBA back in 2008 through Oklahoma City Thunder and has been playing for the team ever since. Moreover, being such a valued player in NBA and for the team itself, the pro basketball player has an estimated net worth of $100 million.
Below we have listed some information about the player's net worth, salary, endorsements, and properties.
Russell Westbrook net worth and salary
As of 2017, Russell had an estimated net worth of $100 million, but his net worth of 2018 is unknown. In 2017, he was ranked 5th in the list of Forbe's The NBA's Highest-Paid Players with a yearly salary of $26.5 million and total earning of $41.5 million.
He was succeeded by James Harden in the 4th place with earnings of $46.5 million and salary of $26.5 million. Moreover, behind him on the 6th place was Dwyane Wade with a total earning of $36.2 million and salary of $23.2 million.
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In 2016, he renegotiated his contract with his team which lead to the addition of $9 million in his salary. Furthermore, the three-year deal also became worth $85.6 million.
Meanwhile, in 2017, it was announced that Westbrook signed five-year extension contract worth $205 million. This made him the biggest contract in NBA history.
As of 2018, the player will be gaining a base annual salary of $35.35 million.
Russell Westbrook endorsements and business
The primary source of Russell's net worth is his career as a basketball player. However, he also earns a good sum of money by endorsing and promoting products.
In September of 2017, he signed a 10-year contract with Jordan Brand. According to sources, the brand deal is the most lucrative endorsement deal made bu Jordan athlete to date. This means that fans can expect his net worth to rise drastically by the end of 2018.
Russell Westbrook's Air Jordan 32 PE
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Moreover, in the same year, he also made a massive $12 million by endorsing brands like Nike and True Religion Apparel where he also serves as a Marketing Creative Director.
Nike Zoom Hyperfuse Russell Westbrook Edition
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