Michael Jordan Net Worth, NBA Career, Salary, Wife, and more


Michael Jordan Net Worth, NBA Career, Salary, Wife, and more

Michael Jordan

  Name  Michael Jeffrey Jordan
  Age  60
  Occupation  Professional Basketball Player (Retd.)
  Net Worth  $1.7 Billion
  Salary  $130 Million
  Marital Status  Married
  Endorsements  Nike, Air Jordan, Gatorade, Coca-Cola, Wheaties, Chevrolet, McDonald’s and Upper deck
  Residence  2700 Point Drive, Highland Park

Michael Jordan, for several years, placed the NBA fans in a trance with his offensive game. He is considered one of the greatest players ever. His insurmountable success with the Chicago Bulls dressed #23 in greatness. He not only inspired youth, but an entire generation of basketball players in the years since. The former NBA superstar won six championships and solidified himself as one of the most illustrious players of all time. The retired great has found a way to stay connected to the sport he adores so much by owning the Charlotte Hornets.

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Michael Jordan is one of the players whose net worth has risen dramatically since his early days as an NBA player. “His Airness” became a Chicago Bulls star after reaching greater heights early in his career. Jordan has built a lucrative business career since retiring as an NBA player in 2003, and he frequently devotes his earnings towards philanthropic efforts.

Michael Jordan Net Worth
Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan Net Worth

Michael Jordan

The legendary Michael Jordan is currently worth $1.7 Billion, making him the richest former professional athlete in the world. This astounding figure includes his endorsements and ownership of the Charlotte Hornets. He has made more money through endorsements than he did during his NBA career. He is also an astute investor who looks to invest in new ventures.

Michael Jordan Salary

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan earns around $130 million yearly. Most of his earnings comes from the brands that he endorses. Apart from these brands and the Charlotte Hornets franchise, MJ also owns 1% stake in MLB’s Miami Marlins. He also owns a car dealership and also a partner in Cornerstone Restaurant Group.

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Michael Jordan’s glorious career

Michael Jordan played basketball, baseball, and football at Emsley A. Laney High School in Wilmington. Over the summer, between his sophomore and junior years, he grew four inches and subsequently earned that coveted spot on the varsity squad. Jordan was in the UNC University team and excelled in finding himself in the NBA. Amazingly, he was not the first pick. He was the THIRD pick after Sam Bowie (#2) and Hakeem Olajuwon. Michael was chosen by the Chicago Bulls as the third overall pick. Later on, he cemented his legacy in subsequent years.

Michael Jordan Wife

Michael Jordan and wife Yvette Prieto

In 1989, Michael Jordan was married to Juanita Vanoy, with whom he split in 2006. In 2013 Michael Jordan married Yvette Prieto and has two children with her. MJ also has three children with his ex-wife Juanita. He has a total of five children, namely Jasmine, Jeffrey, Marcus, Ysabel and Victoria.

Michael Jordan House

Michael Jordan house

Michael Jordan owns multiple estates throughout America. His 32000 square feet property in Highland Park of Chicago is the main attraction. Jordan has a proper Basketball court and a locker room in his house. The whole property covers a whopping 56,000 square feet and is worth $14.8 Million.

Michael Jordan Endorsements

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan has a massive portfolio of brand endorsements. His shoe line collection from the Nike brand has earned him great fame. Some more brands other than Air Jordan are brands like Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Wheaties, Chevrolet, etc. and is still involved with brands such as Hanes, Gatorade, and Upper Deck.

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Michael Jordan career highlights

  • 6-time NBA Champion
  • 6-time NBA Finals MVP
  • 5-time MVP
  • 14-time NBA All-Star
  • 3-time NBA All-Star MVP
  • 10-time All NBA first team
  • 9-time NBA All defense first team
  • NBA Rookie of the year
  • 10-time NBA scoring champion
  • 3-time NBA steals leader
  • 2-time NBA Slam Dunk Contest winner

FAQs

Does Michael Jordan own an NBA team?

Yes, Jordan owns the Charlotte Hornets.

How many kids does Michael Jordan have?

Michael Jordan has five kids.

How many times has Michael Jordan been married?

Michael Jordan has married two times. Juanita Vanoy, his ex-wife and Yvette Prieto, his current wife.

What is Michael Jordan’s net worth?

Michael Jordan is currently valued at $1.7 Billion.

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Michael Jordan’s insane car collection

Jordan owns Chevrolet Corvette C4, Porsche 930 Turbo Cabriolet, Toyota Land cruiser J80, Ferrari 512TR, Chevrolet Corvette ZR1, Mercedes W140 S600, Porsche 993 Turbo S, Aston Martin DB7 Volante, Bentley Continental GT, Cadillac XLR-V, McLaren-Mercedes SLR 722, Bugatti Veyron Sang Noir and 23XI Racing Toyota.