Kyrie Irving is an American professional basketball player, who plays for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). His estimated net worth is around US$ 35 million.
Kyrie Irving's salary in 2018
According to Forbes, Kyrie Irving's salary for 2018 is US$ 19.1 million. Although, it does not include his income from his various endorsements and other sources. His income from several endorsements is US$17 million. With his total earnings of US$36.1 million, he has got 29th place in Forbes's list of highest-paid athletes of the world in 2018, the difference between his salary and the salary of highest-paid NBA player of the season 2017-18, Stephen Curry is surprisingly huge.
Endorsements and other sources of income
In December 2014, Irving had launched his Kyrie 3 signature shoe collection and since then the sale of his shoes is touching new heights day by day. The launch colorway was sold out in just 3 minutes. In 2016, he got equity stakes in American company Skullcandy. This deal was a part of an endorsement deal between him and Skullcandy. This move of Kyrie looks professionally good because of Skullcandy's global headphone and earbud market expected to be worth more than $17.5 billion by 2022.
Kyrie Irving: The actor-director
Acting in TV commercials is also a source of income for Kyrie Irving. He has acted in several TV commercials.
He has also written and directed some episodes of “UncleDrew”, an advertisement-series for PepsiCo, in which he starred too. In 2012, he acted in an episode of Kickin’ It, which is a television series aired on Disney XD.