How Much Does Kobe Bryant Really Make?

Kobe Bryant is an American professional basketball player with an estimated net worth of over $200 million. In fact, he was the NBA’s highest paid-player for two years in a row. In April 2010, he signed a three-year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers for $83.5 million. This ensures that Kobe Bryant will stay on top of the season through 2013-2014. According to Forbes Magazine, he was worth $140 million in 2009 and according to a trusted source, he has a net worth of a stunning $220 million in 2013.

The following is a breakdown of how much Kobe Bryant really makes:

● $19,428,571 per year

● $233,936 per game

● $4,936 per hour

● $82 per second

During his career, Kobe has won five NBA championships. He has been the star shooting guard for the Los Angeles Lakers. Kobe joined the team in 1996 and soon he became an integral one-two punch with Shaquille O’Neal. Both of them led the Los Angeles Lakers to championships in three consecutive years from 2000-2002. When Shaquille moved to the Miami Heat, Kobe led the Los Angeles Lakers to two more championships in 2009-2010.


Kobe Bryant’s net worth took a real hit when he divorced his wife, Vanessa, in 2011. Both of them filed for a mutual divorce after 10 and a half years of marriage. Vanessa even took possession of Kobe’s three mansions in California. These mansions were reported to be worth $18.8 million.

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