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Junior Bridgeman Net Worth

Junior Bridgeman Net Worth

Net Worth: $600 Million

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Sports, Basketball, NBA, PGA, Business
  • Birth Place East Chicago, Indiana, United States
  • Height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Doris Griffith)
  • Full Name Ulysses Lee Bridgeman
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth September 17, 1953
  • Ethnicity African-American
  • Weight 210 lb (95 kg)
  • Occupation Retired NBA Player and Businessman
  • Education East Chicago Washington High School and University of Louisville
  • Children 3 (Justin, Ryan and Eden)
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About Junior Bridgeman

Junior Bridgeman is a retired American basketball player who has an estimated net worth of $600 million. He was born Ulysses Lee Bridgeman on September 17, 1953 in East Chicago, Indiana. He was a member of the 1971 East Chicago Washington High School basketball team which went with an undefeated record of 29-0 and won the Indiana state high school championship.

Bridgeman attended the University of Louisville where he played guard/forward. He was drafted in 1975 by the Los Angeles Lakers but was immediately traded with Brian Winters, David Meyers, and Elmore Smith to the Milwaukee Bucks for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. He had 12 successful years in the NBA which he spent mostly with the Bucks and scored a total of 11,517 points.

After his retirement, Junior Bridgeman invested his money in franchises such as Wendy’s food chains. He now owns more than 160 outlets aside from the growing number of Chili’s restaurants with 118 branches and counting. He is the current President of Bridgeman Foods LLC. Also, he sits on the board of the PGA. He owns a stake in Black Bear Beverages, a soda produced in Milwaukee. In 1999, he was elected to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Junior Bridgeman'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 2015
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Earnings 2015 N/A
Earnings Dec. 2015

Annual income from 450 restaurant franchises, which NBA.com reports are mostly made up of Wendy’s and Chili’s for the year 2015

$32,000,000
Earnings 2013 N/A
Asset Aug. 2013

Estimated value of Junior Bridgeman's liquid assets

$2,000,000
Earnings 1987 N/A
Salary Dec. 1987

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1987

$350,000
Earnings 1986 N/A
Salary Dec. 1986

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1986

$350,000
Earnings 1985 N/A
Salary Dec. 1985

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1985

$350,000
Earnings 1984 N/A
Salary Dec. 1984

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1984

$350,000
Earnings 1983 N/A
Salary Dec. 1983

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1983

$350,000
Earnings 1982 N/A
Salary Dec. 1982

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1982

$350,000
Earnings 1981 N/A
Salary Dec. 1981

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1981

$350,000
Earnings 1980 N/A
Salary Dec. 1980

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1980

$350,000
Earnings 1979 N/A
Salary Dec. 1979

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1979

$350,000
Earnings 1978 N/A
Salary Dec. 1978

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1978

$350,000
Earnings 1977 N/A
Salary Dec. 1977

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1977

$350,000
Earnings 1976 N/A
Salary Dec. 1976

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1976

$350,000
Earnings 1975 N/A
Salary Dec. 1975

Annual salary with the NBA for the year 1975

$350,000
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