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Phil Jackson Net Worth

Phil Jackson Net Worth

Net Worth: $45 Million

  • Source of Wealth Baseketball, NBA
  • Birth Place Deer Lodge, Montana
  • Height 6' 8" (2.03 m)
  • Marital Status Divorced (June Jackson)
  • Full Name Philip Douglas Jackson
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth September 17, 1945
  • Weight 220 lb (100 kg)
  • Occupation Basketball Coach, Former Basketball Player)
  • Education Williston, North Dakota
  • Children 5 (Ben, Charlie, Brooke, Chelsea, Elizabeth)
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About Phil Jackson

Philip Douglas Jackson professionally known as Phil Jackson is a former American professional basketball coach and a player. In the history of NBA – National Basketball Association, Jackson is considered to be the greatest coach so far. He has a net worth of $45 million, which has been earned from his career as a coach and a player. Between 1989 and 1998, he was the head coach of Chicago Bulls. The team won six NBA titles. Between 2000 and 2010, Phil coached Los Angeles Lakers and helped them win five NBA titles.

As a coach Phil has won 11 NBA titles. He beat Red Auerbach who held the record of winning nine titles. Phil has won two championships as a player and has the highest winning percentage which is .704. Between 1970 and 1973, Jackson won as a player of the New York Knicks. Phil’s trademark style is the use of Tex Winter’s triangle offense. His coaching approach is highly influenced by the Eastern Philosophy. This made him earn the nickname “Zen Master”. It has been extremely successful as a strategy. Jackson considers the book “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance” by Robert Pirsig as his guiding force.

Phil is an author as well. He has written a book called “Sacred Hoops”, which documents Native American spiritual practices. As an author, he has published several other books too. All his books talks about his team and the strategies to keep the team together and work as one. He was awarded the “Roughrider Award” by the state of North Dakota. Jackson has also been included into the “Basketball Hall of Fame”. He was included in 2007.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Phil Jackson's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Earnings 2014 N/A
Contract Mar. 2014

Five-year contract as president of the New York Knicks

Asset 2014

Value of his apartment in midtown New York

Earnings 2007 N/A
Contract 2007

Contract extention as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers

Salary 2007

Annual salary as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers

Earnings 2005 N/A
Contract 2005

Contract as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers

Salary 2005

Salary as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers

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