Lauren Jackson was a professional basketball player who played Power forward / Center . Jackson was born on May 11, 1981, in Albury, New South Wales, Australia. This article takes a deep dive into Lauren Jackson’s net worth.Image Credit: Bidgee
In high school, Lauren Jackson played basketball for Murray (Albury; Australia). Jackson started playing professionally in 1997. In the 2001 draft, Jackson was chosen number 1 in round 1 by the Seattle Storm. Jackson left the game of basketball in 2016.
Jackson played for the Australian Institute of Sport (WNBL team) during 1997-1999 as well as the Canberra Capitals in 1999-2006. Later, Jackson played for the Seattle Storm throughout 2001-2012, the Yongin Samsung Life Blue Minx over 2007, the WBC Spartak Moscow Region during 2007-2010, and the Canberra Capitals during 2009-2013. Some of the highlights of Lauren Jackson’s career included: 4× Women’s National Basketball League WNBL Most Valuable Player Award, 4× WNBL WNBL Grand Final Most Valuable Player Award, 5× WNBL All-Star, 7× WNBA All-Star Game, 3× WNBA Most Valuable Player Award, 2× WNBA Champion, 3× List of Women’s National Basketball Association season scoring leaders, WNBA Finals MVP, List of Women’s National Basketball Association season rebounding leaders, WNBA Defensive Player of the Year Award, 7× All-WNBA Team, All-WNBA Second Team, 2× WNBA All-Defensive Team, 3× WNBA All-Defensive Team, 3× WNBA Peak Performers, Best WNBA Player ESPY Award, WNBA’s All-Decade Team, WNBA’s Top 15 Team, WNBA Top 20, Women’s Korea Basketball League MVP, and No. 15 retired by Seattle Storm.
Basketball salaries vary between a couple thousand dollars and tens of millions of dollars per annum, depending on a number of factors. Although on average, NBA players earn a salary of about $2 million, some with D-league crossover agreements earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is nearly $100 million, although as of today no player makes anywhere near that amount. The top players in the NBA earn approximately $35 million. Outside of the NBA, yearly earnings can be as low as $20,000 per year for minor league teams.
So what is basketball player Lauren Jackson’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Lauren Jackson’s net worth as of 2018 is: $400,000
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