He has achieved much in his career i.e. he was awarded by Bronze Medal. Eleven years ago he received a Silver Medal Serbia. He was recognized and entitled NBA MVP and he was the first European player to achieve this. In addition, five years ago he has won the NBA Championship. He is not a commercial boy. He has earned the major part of his income from his professional career that includes winnings, salary, bonuses, and dealings. Whereas he got very few amounts from the endorsement deals. Below mentioned is Dirk Nowitzki salary and total net worth that is verified from numerous sources. Further, his 2018 contract details are also discussed in below.
Total Net Worth = $ 120 Million
Annual Salary in 2018= $ 22.7 Million
Earning from endorsements= $ 500k (Nike & Bauerfeind)
Talking about his assets, he is serving as the German Ambassador for UNICEF that fight against the chronic malnutrition of children’s across the world.
From the start of professional life, he was drafted by the Dallas Mavericks and from that time he is playing basketball for Dallas. He signed a 3 years contract with the same team in 1999 of worth $ 4.7 million. Later, his contract with Dallas was an extent to next 4 years of worth $ 48 million. In 2006, he resigned a 4-year contract with Dallas of worth $ 70 million. However, in 2010, he remains associated with them and did dealing with next years for $ 80 million. So, from the beginning, he is a part of one team and has achieved a lot.
Contract 2018: It will expect that next, he will remain with Dallas Mavericks. And hope so this deal will be done in $50 Million.
This dominant player of the NBA was born in Wurzburg. Since the childhood days, he is surrounded by the famous athletes of the world, the father of Nowitzki was a well-known handball player of Germany and his mother also played basketball at the professional level. He is the younger brother of a track and field athlete as well as an NBA player. He has a German nationality.
His basketball skills were identified by Holger Geschwindner and he supported him by telling him about the basics of this game and also pursued him to become a basketball player at an international level. In 1994, he had the best time to show off his talent as a basketball player when he became a member of DJK. Gradually he was known to the sponsors. And this income plays some role in his net worth. Hope so Dirk Nowitzki will retire within a couple of years, his salary makes his highest-paid athlete. For upcoming contract 2018, his earnings must be going more up, one can say this is a happy ending.