Robert Covington is a professional basketball player who plays Small forward for the Philadelphia 76ers as number 33. Covington was born on December 14, 1990, in Bellwood, Illinois. Covington’s weight is 225 pounds. Covington’s height is 6 ft 9 in. This article takes a deep dive into Robert Covington’s net worth.Image Credit: Keith Allison
In high school, Robert Covington played basketball for Proviso West High School (Hillside, Illinois). Covington played basketball in college with Tennessee State Tigers men’s basketball (2009-2013) and started playing professionally in 2013. Covington was first drafted in 2013.
Covington played for the Houston Rockets during 2013 as well as the Rio Grande Valley Vipers in 2013-2014. Later, Covington played for the Philadelphia 76ers throughout 2014-present. Some of the highlights of Robert Covington’s career include: NBA Development League Rookie of the Year Award, All-NBA D-League First Team, NBA D-League All-Rookie First Team, NBA D-League All-Star, NBA D-League All-Star Game MVP, First-team All-Ohio Valley Conference, 2× Second-team All-OVC, and OVC All-Newcomer Team.
Basketball player salaries can range between a couple thousand dollars and tens of millions of dollars per year, depending on a number of factors. Although typical NBA players make a salary of around $2 million, a small contingent of players with D-league crossover deals earn as little as $50,000. The salary cap for National Basketball Association players is around $100 million, although as of today no player earns anywhere near that much money. The top players in the NBA earn around $35 million. Outside of the NBA, annual payments can be as low as $20,000 annually for minor league teams.
Robert Covington’s salary in 2018 was $17 million. Covington’s contract stipulates salaries of $10 million in 2019, $11 million in 2020, $12 million in 2021, and $13 million in 2022.
So what is basketball player Robert Covington’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Robert Covington’s net worth as of 2018 is:
Looking for other basketball players? Check out these basketball net worth articles: Jamell Anderson, Dick Surhoff, Jordan Adams, Toure’ Murry, Ali Haidar, Pouya Tajik, Stephen Thompson Jr., BeeJay Anya, Sam Robinson, Saša Bratić, and Alfred Aboya.