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Ben Gordon Net Worth

Ben Gordon Net Worth

Net Worth: $26 Million

  • Source of Wealth Basketball
  • Birth Place London, England
  • Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)
  • Marital Status Single
  • Full Name Benjamin "Ben" Gordon
  • Nationality British-American (dual citizenship)
  • Date of Birth April 4, 1983
  • Weight 200 lbs (91 kg)
  • Occupation Professional Basketball player
  • Education University of Connecticut
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About Ben Gordon

British American professional basketball player, Ben Gordon has a net worth of $26 million (£17m) as of May 2012, according to the Sunday Times UK Rich List. He currently plays for the Detroit Pistons in the NBA. Born in London to Jamaican parents, he moved to New York shortly after his birth. He excelled at high school basketball, helping Mount Vernon Knights to the 2000 New York State Public and Federation Championships. Gordon went on to play college basketball before being picked for the Chicago Bulls in 2004, helping them in his rookie year to their first playoff appearance since the Michael Jordan era ended in 1998. Gordon signed on a five-year, $60 million contract with the Pistons in 2009. In all he has earned $54 million in salaries since 2004. He designed and released an energy drink, BG7, in 2006 and also has an endorsement tie-up with Comcast, the cable company. Ben Gordon looks certain to play for Great Britain at the London Olympics.

2004-05 Chicago Bulls NBA $3,358,320
2005-06 Chicago Bulls NBA $3,610,200
2006-07 Chicago Bulls NBA $3,862,080
2007-08 Chicago Bulls NBA $4,881,669
2008-09 Chicago Bulls NBA $6,404,750
2009-10 Detroit Pistons NBA $10,000,000
2010-11 Detroit Pistons NBA $10,800,000
2011-12 Detroit Pistons NBA $11,600,000
Total Career Salary: $54,517,019 (may be incomplete)