Jermaine O'Neal Net Worth and salary: Jermaine O'Neal is an American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $70 million. He was born Jermaine Lee O'Neal on October 13, 1978, in Columbia, South Carolina. The 6 ft 255lb forward-center enjoyed a successful high-school career that made him eligible for the 1996 NBA Draft straight out of high school. Even though he was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers with the 17th pick of the first round of the 1996 NBA Draft, he couldn't break into the first team in Portland and got traded to the Indiana Pacers in a 2000 exchange for NBA All-Star Dale Davis. In his 8-season tenure with the club, ONeal was a six-time NBA All-Star and one-time NBA Most Improved Player (2001-2002 season), as well as he made the All-NBA teams three times. But his contributions to the Blazers didn't stop here, as he helped Indiana reach the NBA Playoffs six times and the Conference Finals in the 2003–04 season. Then, Jermaine Oneal was traded to several teams. First, he joined Toronto Raptors before the start of the 2008–09 season, then through the same season became a member of the Miami Heat team, followed by a trade to the Boston Celtics prior to the 2010–11 season and the Suns in 2012, eventually signing with the Warriors in the off season of 2013.
Jermaine O'Neal's salary is $23 million. At the time he was the second highest paid player in the NBA after Kobe Bryant. O'Neal's most recent contract was a seven year $126 million deal with the Lakers.