John Irving Net Worth 2018: What is this basketball player worth?

John Irving was a professional basketball player who played Power forward / Center . Irving’s height was 6 ft 9 in. Irving died on April 12, 2015, in Atlanta. Irving was born on May 24, 1953, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. This article takes a deep dive into John Irving’s net worth.

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John Irving Career and Earnings/Salary

In high school, John Irving played basketball for Howard High School of Technology (Wilmington, Delaware). Irving played basketball in college with, Arizona Wildcats men’s basketball (1972-1973), and Hofstra Pride men’s basketball (1974-1977) and started playing professionally in 1977. Irving left the game of basketball in 1987.

Irving played for the R.S.C. Anderlecht during 1980-1981 as well as the Elitzur Tel Aviv in 1982-1983. Later, Irving played for the Beitar Tel Aviv throughout 1983-1985. Some of the highlights of John Irving’s career included: List of NCAA Division I men’s basketball season rebounding leaders, and Hofstra Athletics Hall of Fame.

John Irving Net Worth 2018

Player salaries can range between a couple thousand dollars and millions of dollars per year, depending on a number of circumstances. Although typical NBA players earn a salary of almost $2 million, some with D-league crossover contracts receive as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is nearly $100 million, although currently no player makes anywhere near that amount. The top players earn close to $35 million. Outside of the National Basketball Association, salaries can go below $20,000 per year for minor league teams.

John Irving net worth
John Irving net worth: basketball salary distribution

So what was basketball player John Irving’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for John Irving’s net worth at death is:

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