Michael Jordan's Career earnings: did he earn more money from the NBA than his peers like Charles Barkley and Scottie Pippen?
As one of the greatest players in NBA history, Michael Jordan won six titles with the Chicago Bulls during his time on the court. Jordan earned a lifetime salary of $90 million. Jordan's personal brand, Jordan, contributed to his net worth that was derived outside the courtroom. How much money did he earn from the NBA differently from his peers like Charles Barkley and Scottie Pippen?
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Charles Barkley had a feud with Jordan that lasted so long that it cannot be explained. During that time, they were always at odds with one another.
The total salary earned by Charles Barkley during his playing career was $40.3 million. He received $9 million in salary during his final season with the Houston Rockets in 1999.
Scottie Pippen, the star center of the Chicago Bulls, and Jordan have a great relationship as they have made some pretty strong performances together.
As a Bull, Pippen earned $32.6 million over 13 seasons, while as a Rocket, he earned $11 million. Most of his money came from his time with the Portland Trail Blazers. He earned $66.3 million during that time.