Ken Griffey Jr. is a pro baseball player who plays Center fielder. Jr. was born on November 21, 1969, in Donora, Pennsylvania. This page will take a closer look at Ken Griffey Jr.’s net worth.Image Credit: Keith Allison
Jr. bats Left and throws Left. Jr. debuted in the MLB on April 3, 1989 for the Seattle Mariners. In all, Jr. played for the Seattle Mariners, Cincinnati Reds, Chicago White Sox, and Seattle Mariners. Jr.’s career ended with the Seattle Mariners in 2010.
Some of Jr.’s most prominent statistics in the MLB included a Batting average stat of .284, a Hit stat of 2,781, and a Home runs stat of 630. Some of the highlights of Ken Griffey Jr.’s career include: 13× Major League Baseball All-Star Game, Major League Baseball Most Valuable Player Award, 10× Gold Glove Award, 7× Silver Slugger Award, Major League Baseball Comeback Player of the Year Award, 4× List of Major League Baseball annual home run leaders, List of Major League Baseball annual runs batted in leaders, Jersey number retired, and Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame, Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame, Major League Baseball All-Century Team.
Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the National Hall of Fame during the Baseball Hall of Fame balloting, 2016 induction period with a vote of 99.3% (first ballot).
Ken Griffey Jr. was last under contract in 2010, according to USA Today, with a 1 (2010) year package worth $2 million. Over the years, Jr. earned $100,000 in 1989, $200,000 in 1990, $500,000 in 1991, $2 million in 1992, $4 million in 1993, $5 million in 1994, $8 million in 1995, $8 million in 1996, $8 million in 1997, $8 million in 1998, $9 million in 1999, $7 million in 2000, $13 million in 2001, $9 million in 2002, $13 million in 2003, $13 million in 2004, $13 million in 2005, $10 million in 2006, $8 million in 2007, $2 million in 2008, $2 million in 2009, and $2 million in 2010.
Player compensation can range widely. In Major League Baseball, the average player earns about $3 million every year. Top pro baseball players can earn $25 million or more per year, and less successful players make $1 million or less.
Outside the MLB, most contracts are worth less than $10,000 a year.
So what is baseball player Ken Griffey Jr.’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Ken Griffey Jr.’s net worth as of 2018 is: $90 million
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