Michael Jordan Net Worth – Total Career Earnings Endorsement

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Monday, August 12th, 2013 | 0

Michael Jordan Career earningsMichael Jorden Net Worth – $260 million 

2012-13 Earnings: $80 M (Forbes)
Salary/Winning/Bonuses – none
Endorsements Earning: $80 M
Mahor Brands: Nike, Gatorade, Hanes, Upper Deck, 2K Sports
Sport: NBA (retired), Business
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The greatest baskeball player to have played in NBA, Michael Jordan is more than a special player he is a brand and “Brand Jordan” still racks up around $80 Million a year according to Forbes through his many Endorsements and business ventures, relating sports good manufacturing. So Lets take a look back at his career and see how much he made inside the ring and how much of his $500 million net worth came from outside the ring.

Michael Jordan’s Career Salary:

Year (NBA Season) Salary ($)
1985 – Chicago $550,000
1986  – Chicago $550,000
1987 – Chicago $737,500
1988 – Chicago  $845,000
1989 – Chicago $2.0 Million
1990 – Chicago $2.2 Million
1991 – Chicago $2.5 Million
$3.2 Million
1993- Chicago
$4 Million
1994 – Chicago  $4 Million
1995 – Chicago $3.8 Million
1996 – Chicago $3.8 Million
1997 – Chicago $30 Million
1998 – Chicago $33 Million
1999 – Washington $1 Million
2000 – Washington $1 Million
Total Career Earnings $93 Million


Michael Jordan Brand & Nike

Michael Jordan Nike ShoesJordan signed up a endorsmenet deal with Nike back in 1984 when he was drafted in the NBA for the first time, the first contract was worth around $500,00 a year but since than Michael Jordan has never looked back on his on field performances, and now He owns the majority in Nike’s Air Jordan Shoes brand. WHich nets him huge pay days every year.

He retired back in 2001 but still 10 years after his retirement he racks up more money than any other sports athleted active today.

According to Forbes his ventures with various brands earned him more than $80 Million and thats $2 Million more than current no1. active athlete Tiger Woods.

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