Paul Walther Net Worth 2018: What is this basketball player worth?

Paul Walther was a professional basketball player who played Guard / Small forward as number 14, 5. Walther died on December 21, 2014, in Atlanta. Walther was born on March 23, 1927, in Covington, Kentucky. Walther’s weight was 160 pounds. Walther’s height was 6 ft 2 in. This article takes a deep dive into Paul Walther’s net worth.

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Paul Walther Career and Earnings/Salary

In high school, Paul Walther played basketball for Covington Catholic High School(Park Hills, Kentucky). Walther played basketball in college with Tennessee Volunteers basketball (1944-1949) and started playing professionally in 1949. In the 1949 draft, Walther was chosen number — in round — by the Minneapolis Lakers. Walther left the game of basketball in 1955.

Walther played for the Minneapolis Lakers during 1949- as well as the Indianapolis Olympians in 1949-1952. Later, Walther played for the Philadelphia Warriors throughout 1953, and the Fort Wayne Pistons over 1954. Some of the highlights of Paul Walther’s career included: NBA All-Star, and First-team All-Southeastern Conference.

Walther set a career record of 2,838 (7.7 ppg) points, 1,168 (3.7 rpg) rebounds, and 974 (2.6 apg) assists.

Paul Walther Net Worth 2018

Basketball player yearly earnings range between a couple thousand dollars and tens of millions of dollars per annum, depending on a number of considerations. Although most professional NBA players earn a salary of about $2 million, a few with D-league crossover deals earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is around $100 million, although as of today no player brings in anywhere near that much money. The top players earn around $35 million. Outside of the NBA, yearly earnings can go below $20,000 per year for minor league teams.

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Paul Walther net worth: basketball salary distribution

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

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