Professional Basketball, Endorsements, Investments
Nike, PepsiCo, Samsung electronics, True Religion Apparel, and Six Star Pro Nutrition, Henessy
Approximately $35 million
Russell Westbrook Why Not? Foundation
Born on November 12, 1988, Russell Westbrook plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the LA Lakers. Westbrook played college basketball for the UCLA Bruins. In the 2008 NBA draft, he was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics as the fourth overall pick, who relocated to Oklahoma City later that week, and rebranded as Oklahoma City Thunder. During the 2016-17 season, he won the NBA’s Most Valuable Player Award.
In 2019, he was traded to the Houston Rockets, with whom he only played one season before being traded again to Washington in 2020. After becoming the all time triple-double leader in the history of the NBA with the Wizards, he was traded to the LA Lakers in 2021. He is a nine-time NBA All-Star and also a nine-time All-NBA Team member. Westbrook has also played for the United States national team twice - at the 2010 FIBA World Championship and the 2012 Olympics, winning gold medals both times.
What is Russell Westbrook's Net Worth in 2022?
As of 2022, Russell Westbrook's net worth, as estimated by his on- and off-court earnings, is $79.2 million.
Russell Westbrook's Salary
Russell Westbrook signed a five year $206,794,070 contract in the 2018 offseason. It was the largest contract in the NBA at the time he signed it. He is the 4th highest earner in the association. During the 2020-2021 NBA Season, he earned $41,358,814. He will earn $44,211,146 during the 2021-2022 NBA Season. He opted into his player option worth $47,063,478 for the 2022-2023 season, after which he will hit free agency.
Russell Westbrook's Endorsements
Russell Westbrook earns around $35 million from endorsements. In 2017, he signed a 10 year deal with Jordan, making him the highest earning Jordan athlete. He also endorses PepsiCo, Samsung Electronics, Six Star Pro Nutrition, and True Religion Apparel.
Russell Westbrook's Investments
Through Russell Westbrook Enterprises, Westbrook has made investments in Triller, Flow, Tulco, Tiger Global, Genies, Heal, Luvo, Health House, Mason, Pizzana, and Varo Bank.
Russell Westbrook's Other Sources of Income
Russell Westbrook has a clothing line called “Honor the Gift” from which he also earns. Known as the fashion king of the NBA, He also does fashion shoots every so often.
Russell Westbrook's House and Car
Brentwood, California: Westbrook splurged $19.75 million on a new mansion. The multi-level house, designed by architect Ken Ungar, sits on a leafy corner lot where actor Anthony LaPaglia previously lived. LaPaglia sold the property, which previously centered on a 1941 Traditional-style residence of about 5,200 square feet, two years ago for $8.2 million, public records show.
Russell Westbrook owns a Lamborghini Huracan.
Russell Westbrook's Charity
In 2012, Russell Westbrook founded the Why Not? Foundation. He has always given back to the community in some form or the other since he joined the league. He has also picked up an NBA Community Assist Award.
How much money has Russell Westbrook made in his career?
Russell Westbrook has earned close to $288,581,670 over the course of his career.