Patrick Ewing is a retired professional basketball player who has a net worth of $85 million. Patrick Ewing gained his net worth by being a professional basketball player whoplayed for the NBA's New York Knicks, Orlando Magic, and Seattle SuperSonics. Ewing was born in Kingston, Jamaica and immigrated to the United States at 11 years old. Patrick Ewing attended Georgetown University then made his NBA debut in 1985 with the New York Knicks. During his NBA career, Ewing earned $119 million in salary alone. His peak salary year was 1997, when the Knicks paid him $20.5 million.