Chris Paul Net Worth is $45 Million
Chris Paul (born Christopher Emmanuel Paul), is an American national who plays professional basketball in the NBA. He currently plays for the Los Angeles Clippers, a basketball team that he signed up with in 2011. He formerly played for the New Orleans Hornets from 2005 to 2011. During his professional career in the NBA, he has been named NBA Rookie of the Year (in 2006), All-Defensive team honoree, 6-time All-Star, Multiple-time All-NBA and an All-Star Game Most Valuable Player.
Chris was born on 6th May, 1985 in Lewisville, North Carolina. Chris’s prowess in the court has not earned him just fame, but he has also managed to earn himself an incredible fortune amounting to $45 million. He currently enjoys a salary of $16.3 million, and earns an additional $4 million in endorsements per year. During his 7-years in the NBA, he has earned about $60 million in salary alone. He has had national endorsement deals with Nike’s Team Jordan brand, Right Guard deodorant and the PowerAde sports drinks. In the year 2007, Chris was the cover athlete for NBA 2K8, which is an NBA-themed video game.
Besides being an avid basketball player, Chris also loves bowling. He is a proud owner of a franchise in the Professional Bowlers Association League. As the head of the CP3 foundation, he has taken part in quite a number of celebrity and youth bowling events. This foundation benefits charities in Winston-Salem, and also those programs in Louisiana that were affected by Hurricane Katrina. On August 2013, Chris was elected as the President of the National Basketball Players Association.
On September 10, 2011, he married Jada Crawley, whom he started dating in 2003. On May 23, 2009, the couple welcomed their first child, Christopher Emanuel Paul LL. They welcomed their 2nd child, Camryn Alexis Paul on August 16, 2012. Paul and his family reside in their lavish mansion in Bel Air, Los Angeles. Paul bought the Mediterranean-style mansion in 2012 from Avril Lavigne, a famous rock singer, for $8.5 million.