Paul Pierce Net Worth: Paul Pierce is an American pro basketball player who has a net worth of $70 million. Born October 13, 1977 in Oakland, California, Paul Pierce currently plays for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Pierce was a high school McDonald's All-American and earned All-America first team honors in his junior year at Kansas. The first fifteen years of his career were spent with the Boston Celtics, who drafted him with the 10th overall pick in the 1998 NBA Draft. In July 2013, Pierce was sent to the Nets, along with teammates Kevin Garnett and Jason Terry. During his time with the Celtics, Pierce had been a starter on the team for every season. He is a ten-time All-Star and four-time All-NBA team selection, and also led Boston to the NBA Finals in 2008 and 2010, winning the 2008 NBA Finals. He was named the 2008 NBA Finals MVP in his first trip to the NBA Finals. Pierce is one of only three players, alongside Larry Bird and John Havlicek, to have scored over 20,000 points in their career with the Celtics alone. Pierce holds the Celtics' record for most three-point field goals made as well. He ranks third in team history in games played, second in points scored, seventh in total rebounds, fifth in total assists and first in total steals. His nickname "The Truth" was given to him by player Shaquille O'Neal after a 112-107 Lakers' victory over the Celtics on March 13, 2001 in which Pierce scored 42 points on 13 of 19 shots. On September 25, 2000, Pierce was stabbed 11 times in the face, neck and back and had a bottle smashed over his head while at the Buzz Club in the Boston Theater District. He was rushed to the hospital where he underwent lung surgery to repair the damage, but Pierce was still the only Celtic to start all 82 games in the 2000–01 season. Witnesses say Pierce was attempting to separate the fighters when he was stabbed.
Paul Pierce earns approximately $22 million per year, which includes $6 million made from endorsements.