Nikola Jokic 2021: Net worth, salary & endorsements
Nikola Jokic was born in Sombor, Serbia on February 19, 1995. At 17, he first appeared in the Serbian league, although with limited game time. The following year, he was seen playing games more often in the league. As a 19-year-old, he was drafted by Denver Nuggets in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the 41st overall pick.
Standing 7 feet tall, he makes a useful center to any team. He became an NBA All-Star for the first time in 2016 when he led the Nuggets to the conference semi-finals.
2× NBA All-Star (2019, 2020)
All-NBA First Team (2019)
All-NBA Second Team (2020)
NBA All-Rookie First Team (2016)
Serbian Player of the Year (2018)
Adriatic League MVP (2015)
ABA League Top Prospect (2015)
Currently, in the 2020-21 season, Jokic is averaging 25.1 points, 11.4 rebounds, and 10 assists per game.
Jokic’s net worth is currently around $30 million. He initially signed a rookie level contract in 2014. After playing for three years, Jokic had his breakthrough during the 2018/19 season, when he became an NBA All-star for the first time. Jokic signed a contract extension in 2018 worth as much as $147 million in 2018.
Currently, Jokic’s earnings through endorsements $ 750,000. This figure might rise significantly considering he is just 24-years old and his best years are yet to come. He has a shoe deal with Nike. Western Union is also among his endorsement deals.
|Height||6′ 3″ (1.91 m)|
|Endorsements||Panini, Nike, Western Union|