Updated: 14 August 2023

Top 10 Richest Basketball Players Of All-Time. Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Shaquille O’Neal & Magic Johnson – are just some of the most successful and rich basketball players. This game has enabled a lot of players across the world to rake in staggering millions of dollars due to their impressive performance on the court and lucrative sponsorship deals. Apart from being one of the widely viewed sports in the world, basketball is also hailed as one of the most popular sports today.

The National Basketball Association (NBA), FIBA Americas Championship, FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup, FIBA Basketball World Cup & Euroleague, and Eurobasket, are among the most renowned and wealthy sports associations nowadays.

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Top 10 Richest Basketball Players Of All-Time

NoNameNW (estimated)NationalityPositionPlaying Career
1Michael Jordan$1.65 billionUSAShooting Guard1984-2003
2Magic Johnson$620 millionUSAPoint Guard1979-2000
3LeBron James $610 millionUSAPower Forward2003-present
4Junior Bridgeman $600 millionUSAPoint Guard 1975-1987
5Quinn Cook$550 millionUSAPoint Guard 2015-present
6Shaquille O’Neal$450 millionUSACenter1992-2011
7Kobe Bryant*$400 millionUSAShooting Guard 1996-2016
8Vinnie Johnson $400 millionUSASG/PG 1979-1992
9Hakeem Olajuwon$300 millionNigeria/USACenter1984-2002
10Kevin Garnett$200 million USAPower Forward/1995-2016

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Data source- Forbes, Wikipedia & Others.

Note – Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in 2020