Dwight Howard net worth 2020: How much does the Lakers star earn in a year?

Tanishk Thilakan
|Published July 06, 2020

Dwight Howard Net worth 2020: Lakers star has made some serious fortune for himself in the NBA. Here we look at his net worth this year. 

Dwight Howard has experienced a career resurgence with the Lakers this season. The 3-time Defensive Player of The Year award winner has accepted his role off the bench and has been a brilliant squad player this season. McGee and Howard have successfully split the playing time at center and have played their role in leading the Lakers to the top of the western conference.

Dwight Howard Net Worth 2020: Total earnings in NBA career

Howard has a bigger net worth than some of the biggest superstars in the league today. Dwight’s net worth of $140 million is significantly more than multi-time All-stars like Davis, Giannis and Durant.

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Although Howard is currently a role player with the Lakers, he was one of the most dominant centers in the league upon his debut. He was even touted as the next big thing after a certain Shaquille O’Neal in Orlando.

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However, injuries and inconsistencies have plagued his career badly. Howard has played for six teams in the NBA. He had his best performances in a Orlando jersey. Although Dwight is currently on a minimum deal with the Lakers, he has earned around $200 million from his contracts over the years.

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How much does Howard earn from endorsement deals?

Howard has had quite a roller coaster of a journey in the NBA and as such has never been one of the more marketable players in the league. The 7-time All-star still earns a reported $5 million from endorsements every year. He even signed a massive contract with Chinese sneaker brand Peak and reportedly earns around $15-$30 million every year.

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