Paul is considered as the richest American NBA star. It is speculated that his contracts and signing will help him to enhance his income in future. Recently, Paul renewed his contracts with Los Angeles Clipper after three years of worth $ 107 million. So, it is believed his he has made an astonishing amount of income. He has set many records throughout his career. He has won Olympic gold medals two times, All-NBA teams eight times and All-Defensive teams for eight times. He is also engaged in sponsorship activities. He is taking an endorsement from multinational firms (companies).
Chris Paul Salary in 2018: Around $ 20 M
- How Much Does he Make in a Year?
Current Net Worth in 2018: $ 80 M
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This brilliant NBA star was born in Winston-Salem. Although his birth name is Christopher Emmanuel Paul currently he is simply known as Chris Paul. He is the youngest son of parents, Paul’s father was also a sportsperson thus he persuaded his boys to involve themselves in the sports and teach them the basics of basketball. During high school days, he was an All-American for McDonald’s. Later, he enrolled in Wake Forest University where he played only two seasons and led his school basketball team among the leading teams.
Twelve years ago, New Orleans Hornets drafted him. Luckily, the following year became his rookie year too and he completed the season by achieving all the leading rookies in assists, steals, and points and was awarded by the Rookie of the title.
During the inaugural campaign, his success led him to befall as the second rookie in the NBA history to assist the whole league in steals. Consequently, for upcoming two seasons, Paul was drafted for All-star games. He performed well on the All-NBA defensive teams as a regular and made the NBA record for consecutive games.
After playing successful seasons with New Orleans Hornets, six years ago Paul traded to Los Angeles Clippers. Now he is playing basketball as starting point guard. This is one of key position, but he is really good at this place.