James Harden Net Worth
James Harden net worth, career earnings and salary: James Harden is an American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $145 million dollars and an annual salary of $40 million. Born in Los Angeles, California, James Harden attended Artesia High School, where he led his team to the state title two years in a row, and was named an All-American by both McDonald's and Parade Magazine. He was recruited by Arizona State, and played excellent ball for the college team until 2009, when the Oklahoma City Thunder (formerly known as the Seattle Supersonics) drafted him. His first year with the Thunder was solid, and he was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team. The 2012 season has been quite good for the shooting guard, and he achieved career high points in a single game with 40, and he had his most successful season to date with an average 16.8 points per game. He was named NBA Sixth Man of the Year for the 2012 season. He was the top scoring reserve player for 2012. In August 2015, it was revealed that James Harden had signed a $200 million deal to leave Nike for rival sportswear company Adidas. It's a 13 year deal that will pay James an average of $15 million per year on top of his $14.7 million basketball salary. Between June 2016 and June 2017, James Harden earned $47 million from salary and endorsements. On July 8, 2017, it was revealed that Harden had signed a new contract that will be the richest contract in NBA history. The four-year extension with the Rockets will pay $228 million, an average of $57 million per year. In the fourth year of his contract, Harden will earn more than $530,000 per GAME! By the end of his contract, his total career earnings when you combine salary and endorsements will be north of $560 million! Between June 2017 and June 2018, James Harden earned $47 million.
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James Harden Earnings
- Houston Rockets (2012-13)$5,820,417
- Oklahoma City Thunder (2011-12)$4,604,760
- Oklahoma City Thunder (2010-11)$4,304,520
- Oklahoma City Thunder (2009-10)$4,054,160