Kobe Bryant net worth: American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the NBA, Kobe Bryant has a net worth of $280 million.
Kobe Bryant is a professional basketball player who is recognized widely as a NBA player for his significance in the team Los Angeles Lakers. Born Kobe Bean Bryant on August 23, 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Kobe started his professional NBA career in 1996.
Being a son of a professional basketball player, Joe Bryant, Kobe was introduced to basketball in an early age of three. He was a hard-core fan of Lakers while growing up and with his hard-work; Kobe became a member of the team in 1996. Kobe is one of the few players to directly land on NBA right after their high school and became the youngest NBA starter ever at the age of eighteen.
Kobe after landing in the Los Angeles Lakers, has already won five MVP titles for the team. With his amazing basketball skills and the incomparable athleticism, Kobe has also won the Olympics Games in 2008 and 2012 , teaming up with the national basketball team of USA. He also remains the Los Angeles Lakers all-time leading scorer with a score of more than 30,000 points.
This star player has not only influenced millions of fans with his charming sportsmanship in the court, but has also shown some prominence in the field of fashion with his keen eye in the area. Along with his basketball game, he has also been playing in the fashion market with his signature shoe line with various business shark companies like Adidas and Nike.
Kobe bags a lot of money from his sports as well as business. Being one of the highest paid athletes of all time, Kobe earns a salary of $30 million from NBA, which is as much as that of Michael Jordan. He is the all-time highest paid player of Los Angeles Lakers. Along with his salary from NBA, he earns solid amount from his businesses and endorsements for high-profiled companies like Nubeo, Mercedes Benz etc.
For a millionaire, he lives a pretty celebrated life with his wife, Vanessa Laine, with whom he shares two daughters. They live in his $4 million in New Port Coast and enjoy his great collection of luxury cars.
Adding to his already gathered fame, Kobe has also released an album and has found some great responses for his singing ability. With all these fame and money, Kobe now stands strong with a net worth of $280 million.
Quick Facts about Kobe Bryant
Full Name: Kobe Bean Bryant
Profession: Professional basketball player, singer, model, businessman
Height: 6ft 6in
Weight: 96 kg
Ethnicity: African American
Date of Birth: August 23, 1978
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Education: Lower Merian High School
Marital status: Married to Vanessa Laine
Astrological sign: Virgo