Kevin Durant net worth and salary.
Kevin Durant is putting up a season for the ages. While LeBron James is possibly the best basketball player of all time, Durant is making a case for a close second.
Born in Washington, DC, the Oklahoma City Thunder star left the University of Texas after one year to declare for the NBA draft. Durant was the Rookie of the Year in his first season (2008) and has since been a three-time NBA All-Star and a three-time scoring champion.
Kevin Durant was a member of the 2010 Men’s USA Basketball team that captured the 2010 FIBA World Championship for the first time in 16 years.
The 2013-14 season saw Durant catapult into rarefied NBA air — he’s averaging 28.1 points a game — and his net worth might not be far behind.
So how much is Kevin Durant net worth?
Kevin Durant net worth is an estimated $60 million dollars.
The 29-year-old Durant has three years left on the five-year, $85 million contract he signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2010. Durant’s Nike deal (7 years at $14 million per year) accounts for a majority of his income off the NBA hardwood. Other partnerships with advertisers include Sprint, Gatorade, Panini and 2K Sports. Durant added BBVA and Degree for Men to his endorsement portfolio in 2013 to bulk up his worth.
In 2013, Durant ranked #17 on Forbes list of the highest-paid athletes.
Durant is also generous with his earnings. Last May, he donated $1 million to the Red Cross relief efforts after devastating tornadoes ripped through Oklahoma.