LeBron Raymone James, the American basketball player was born on Dec 30, 1984. He plays for Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA and has a Net Worth of about $440 million. After the move to the Lakers, LeBron James' career earnings have passed $1 billion mark. He is one of the highest paid athletes in the league‘s history. In 2017-18 season with the Cleveland Cavaliers, his salary was $33.5 million, making him only the third player to earn $30 million or more in the league. He has till now earned about $208 million in league play. On 2nd July 2018, it was announced that James would leave the Cavaliers to join the Lakers on a four-year deal, estimated to be worth $154 million.
Annual Net worth, Salary, and Endorsements
According to Forbes, James’ earnings in the year 2018 is about $85.5 million. He also earns about $52 million on endorsing for products. In 2018, Forbes named him the 6th highest paid athlete. He earns more than any other NBA player from endorsements with Nike, Coca-Cola, Samsung, Dunkin’ Donuts, McDonald's, Microsoft, Intel, Verizon, Kia Motors. He has recently signed a lifetime deal with Nike which is around $1 million. He owns a production company Spring Hill Entertainment along with his business manager Maverick Carter. They both were also part of the investment group in Blaze Pizza along with 17 franchises in Florida and Chicago. Between his, NBA pays, business ventures and endorsements James is said to earn about $650 million.
Cars and Assets
LeBron James owns a Coconut Grove Mansion located in Miami, Florida. The mansion is spread around
15,000 square feet and was bought for $9 million in 2010. He also owns a mansion in Ohio, bought for $2.1 million in 2003. The mansion covers a total of 35,400 square feet area and has a total of 11 bedrooms, a theater, bowling alley, a casino and a barber shop. LeBron owns a lot of high-end vehicles in his cars collection. His collection includes a Ferrari F430 Spider, Maybach 57S, Dodge Challenger SRT, Mercedes Benz S63 AMG, Hummer H2, Chevrolet Camaro SS, Orange Jeep Wrangler, Porsche Turbo.
The LeBron James Family Foundation (JEFF) was established in 2004 by James and his mother Gloria in order to help out the single-parent families in need. The aim of the foundation is to teach children to be physically fit, academically focussed and environmentally aware. James was also part of charity works such as After-School All-Stars, Children’s Defense Fund, ONEXONE, Boys, and Girls Club of America.