Net Worth: $73 Million
- Source of Wealth NBA
- Birth Place San Francisco, California, United States
- Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)
- Marital Status Married (Porschla Coleman )
- Full Name Jason Frederick Kidd
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth March 23, 1973
- Weight 210 lbs (95 kg)
- Occupation Professional Basketball Player
- Education St. Joseph Notre Dame, University of California Berkeley
- Children 3 (Miah, Jazelle, Trey)
About Jason Kidd
With an estimated net worth of $73 million, Jason Kidd earned most of his net worth from playing for the NBA.
While on his sophomore year in University of California Berkeley, Jason Kidd was selected as the second overall pick by the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the 1994 NBA Draft. During that time, Glenn Robinson of Purdue University was the first pick while Grant Hill of Purdue University was the third pick. In 1995, Kidd won the NBA Rookie of the Year award with Grant Hill.
In 1994, he signed a 6-year $30 million contract with the Mavericks. He played for Dallas Mavericks until 2000 when he was traded, with Loren Meyer and Tony Dumas, to the Phoenix Suns in exchange for Sam Cassell, A.C. Green and Michael Finley. In 2000, he signed a 3-year $25 million contract with the Phoenix Suns. He played for five seasons for the Phoenix Suns, until he was traded to the New Jersey Nets together with Chris Dudley in exchange for Marbury, Newman and Samake. He signed a 6-year $99 million contract with the Jets. From 2001 to 2008, Jason Kidd played for the New Jersey Jets. In 2008, he returned to Dallas and played with the team until 2012. He signed a 3-year $24.5 million contract with Dallas.
In July 2012, Jason Kidd signed a 3-year $9 million deal with the New York Knicks. His endorsement deals include Gaterade, PEAK, American Express and Nike.