The Wealthiest NBA Players by Net Worth in 2024

Apr 17, 2024

Basketball stands as the pinnacle among sports, attracting immense popularity and wealth. Let's explore the top 10 richest NBA players by net worth in 2024.


Kevin Garnett, with an estimated net worth of $120 million, showcased his skills for teams like the Minnesota Timberwolves, Boston Celtics, and Brooklyn Nets.

10. Kevin Garnett

Grant Hill, reportedly worth $250 million, had an illustrious NBA career with teams like the Detroit Pistons, Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns, and Los Angeles Clippers.

9. Grant Hill

Hakeem Olajuwon, with a net worth of $300 million, led the Houston Rockets to back-to-back NBA championships and remains successful in business ventures.

8. Hakeem Olajuwon

Shaquille O'Neal, with an approximate net worth of $400 million, enjoyed a remarkable 19-year NBA career and engaged in successful business ventures.

7. Shaquille O'Neal

Kobe Bryant, with an estimated net worth of $600 million, left a lasting legacy with the Los Angeles Lakers through his on-court prowess and smart business decisions.

6. Kobe Bryant

Junior Bridgeman, despite earning modest basketball salaries, amassed a net worth of $600 million through astute investments in the fast-food industry.

5. Junior Bridgeman

Vinnie Johnson, known for his time with the Detroit Pistons, possesses a net worth of $500 million, thanks to his entrepreneurial ventures and business acumen.

4. Vinnie Johnson

Magic Johnson, with a net worth of $1.2 billion, excelled on the court with the Los Angeles Lakers and made substantial investments in businesses and sports teams.

3. Magic Johnson

LeBron James, with a net worth ranging from $1 billion to $1.2 billion, has showcased his talent for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat, and Los Angeles Lakers.

2. LeBron James

Michael Jordan, the greatest basketball player in history, possesses a net worth of $3 billion, earned through his NBA career and lucrative brand collaborations.

1. Michael Jordan