The Toronto Raptors point guard, Jeremy Lin, is famous for leading a winning turnaround with the New York Knicks in 2012.
Ever since then the Taiwanese American has been known as “Linsanity” in the world of basketball. This event made him a sensation in popular culture, which is not just restricted to the world of sports.
Jeremy Lin's Salary
According to Forbes, Lin earned a total of $18.9 million in 2016, his biggest income since he started the league.
He earned $14.9 million from The Hornets in salary as part of the back-loaded three-year $25-million contract he had signed in 2012.
According to Sportac, Lin has signed a three year deal with Brooklyn Nets worth $38.3 million. Lin received a salary of $11,483,254 in the 2016-17 NBA season. His salary was expected to rise to $12 million in the 2017-18 season and $12,516,746 in 2018-19 season.
The 31-year old's final contract was with the Toronto Raptors where his annual salary was $697,368 during the 2018-19 season when he won his first NBA Championship.
Jeremy Lin's Endorsements
Lin has a reputation of being a very selective endorser. He has passed up million in endorsement deals since he rose to fame in 2012.
From 2010-2014, he endorsed Nike and since then has been endorsing Adidas. He has fancy deals from Steiner Sports and Volvo.
He earns $4 million yearly from his contracts with these companies. He also banks hefty fees for appearances in Asia.
Jeremy Lin Net Worth 2020
According to Celebrity Net Worth, the present net worth of Jeremy Lin is $36 million. However, his potential to be a brand ambassador remains majorly unexploited due to his personal beliefs.