Stephen Curry: Net worth, salary and endorsements
Wardell Stephen “Steph” Curry II or Stephen Curry is a six-time NBA All-Star, two-time NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) twice and won three NBA championships with the Warriors. Many regard him as the greatest shooter in NBA history.
He was not one of the famous names during his college cateer with Davidson Wildcats where he played three years, before being picked by Golden State Warriors as the seventh overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft.
Once he arrived, he revolutionised the game of basketball by inspiring teams to regularly employ the three-point shot as part of their winning strategy. Curry is currently third in the list of most number of three-pointers scored in NBA history. He set the NBA record for three-pointers made in a regular season with 272 during the 2012/13 season, which he surpassed in 2015 with 286, and again in 2016 with 402.
Forbes estimated the net worth of Stephen Curry as $79.8 million. He is ninth in their list of World’s highest paid athletes of 2019 and 23rd in the Richest celebrities of 2019. He signed the NBA’s first $200 million contract in 2017 and has had the league’s top salary the past two seasons. Stephen Curry’s annual salary now is around $40 million.
Curry is one of the most marketable athletes in the world. He makes around $ 42 M from his endorsements. He has a company named SC30, which manages his investments, brand partnerships and philanthropic ventures. Curry’s production company, Unanimous Media, has a development deal with Sony Pictures.
His company’s first movie, Breakthrough, was released in April.
Out of the $42 million Curry makes from endorsements, his shoe deal covers a significant amount. Stephen Curry has a shoe deal with Under Armour after snubbing Nike in his rookie season. His shoe deal though, is known to earn him a lot lesser when compared to the likes of LeBron James, James Harden, Kevin Durant.
|Height||6′ 3″ (1.91 m)|
|Endorsements||Chase, Nissan Motor, Under Armour, Palm, Rakuten|