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Dwyane Wade Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Dwyane Wade worth? $120 Million

How did Dwyane Wade earn his money and wealth?

Dwyane Wade, real name Dwyane Tyrone Wade Jr., was born on 17 January, 1982 to JoLinda and Dwyane Wade Sr. His parents split when he was just 4 months old and had a rough childhood. He was raised by his elder sister and his grandmother but the environment where he lived was not habitable and quite violent. However, due to Dwyane Wade’s strong willpower, the gang environment did not bother him and he led his own life.

Dwyane Wade is not only an American basketball player and plays for the NBA team Miami Heat. While he attended the Harold L. Richards High School, he developed a passion for basketball and started playing as a wide receiver for the school basketball team. He soon became a star player of the team as he scored well in several matches. Wade later attended the University of Marquette and played three seasons for his basketball team, Golden Eagles.

In the second season, he average 17.8 points in each game. The same year, he scored record high 571 points in 9 games alone and became the best player of his team. He later on helped the team win the Conference USA and for the first time in over 20 years, he led his team reach to the final four.

Dwyane Wade later joined the Miami Heat via the first round fifth pick of the NBA draft. In his first year with the team, Wade played as the rookie in the 2003-04 season and scored an average of 16.2 points in each of the 61 games where he played. He made the Miami Heat a strong team and as the season ended, he had made a very strong impression on the national team selectors. In the next season, Wade went on to play better and scored 24.1 points in each game on an average. He scored a record high score of 1854 points for the team by the end of the year and became the first Miami Heat player to do so in the franchise history.

In the next season, Dwyane Wade bettered further and scored 27.2 points on an average and continued to perform incredibly in the next few seasons. Even though he suffered with an injury, Dwyane Wade played for the national team in the 2008 Olympics Games and was selected at the All-Star Game for fifth consecutive year. As his health issues continued, his relation with the Heat started turning bitter. He then decided to switch to Chicago Bulls by signing a two year deal. However, in the first season, his performance was average. He later returned back to the Miami Heat in April 2017.

What are the highest grossing earnings of Dwyane Wade?

  1. Salary as NBA Player (2014): $18,900,000
  2. Salary as NBA Player (2013): $18,670,000
  3. Salary as NBA Player (2012): $17,180,000
  4. Salary as NBA Player (2011):$15,690,000
  5. Salary as NBA Player (2015): $15,200,000

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