Derrick Favors Net Worth 2018: What is this basketball player worth?

Derrick Favors is a professional basketball player who plays Power forward / Center for the Utah Jazz as number 15. Favors’s height is 6 ft 10 in. Favors’s weight is 265 pounds. Favors was born on July 15, 1991, in Atlanta. This article takes a deep dive into Derrick Favors’s net worth.

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Derrick Favors Career and Earnings/Salary

In high school, Derrick Favors played basketball for South Atlanta High School (Atlanta, Georgia). Favors played basketball in college with Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets men’s basketball (2009-2010) and started playing professionally in 2010. In the 2010 National Basketball Association draft, Favors was chosen number 3 in round 1 by the New Jersey Nets.

Favors played for the New Jersey Nets during 2010 as well as the Utah Jazz in 2010-present. Some of the highlights of Derrick Favors’s career include: NBA All-Rookie Second Team, Atlantic Coast Conference Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Year, Naismith Prep Player of the Year Award, Mr. Basketball United States, Mr. Georgia Basketball, McDonald’s All-American Game MVP, and First-team Parade All-America Boys Basketball Team.

Derrick Favors Net Worth 2018

Player yearly earnings can range between a couple thousand dollars and millions of dollars per year, depending on a number of considerations. Although typical NBA players make a salary of about $2 million, a few with D-league crossover contracts earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is around $100 million, although as of today nobody brings in anywhere near that much money. The top players in the league earn nearly $35 million. Outside of the National Basketball Association, salaries can dip below $20,000 per year for minor league teams.

Derrick Favors net worth
Derrick Favors net worth: basketball salary distribution

Derrick Favors’s salary in 2018 was $12 million.

So what is basketball player Derrick Favors’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Derrick Favors’s net worth as of 2018 is:

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