Ray Ellefson was a professional basketball player who played Center as number 18. Ellefson died on October 7, 1994, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Ellefson was born on September 18, 1922, in Brookings, South Dakota. Ellefson’s height was 6 ft 8 in. Ellefson’s weight was 230 pounds. This article takes a deep dive into Ray Ellefson’s net worth.
Ellefson played basketball in college with, Colorado Buffaloes men’s basketball (1944-1945), and Oklahoma State Cowboys basketball (1947-1948) and started playing professionally in 1948. Ellefson left the game of basketball in 1951.
Ellefson played for the Waterloo Hawks during 1948-1949 as well as the Minneapolis Lakers in 1948. Later, Ellefson played for the New York Celtics throughout 1949-1950, the New York Knicks over 1950-51 NBA season, and the Wilkes-Barre Barons during 1950-1951.
Basketball annual payments vary between a couple thousand dollars and millions of dollars annually, depending on a number of statistics. Although on average, NBA players make a salary of about $2 million, some with D-league crossover contracts earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is nearly $100 million, although currently nobody brings in anywhere near that amount. The top players in the league earn around $35 million. Outside of the NBA, yearly earnings can go below $20,000 per year for minor league teams.
So what was basketball player Ray Ellefson’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Ray Ellefson’s net worth at death is:
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