Sam Jones was a professional basketball player. Jones’s height is 6 ft 4 in. Jones was born on June 24, 1933, in Wilmington, North Carolina. Jones’s weight is 198 pounds. This article takes a deep dive into Sam Jones’s net worth.
In high school, Sam Jones played basketball for Laurinburg Institute; (Laurinburg, North Carolina). Jones played basketball in college with North Carolina Central Eagles men’s basketball (1951-1954, 1956-1957) and started playing professionally in 1957. In the 1957 draft, Jones was chosen number 8 in round 1 by the Boston Celtics. Jones left the game of basketball in 1969.
Jones played for the Boston Celtics during 1957-58 NBA season 1968-69 NBA season. Some of the highlights of Sam Jones’s career included: 10× NBA champion, 5× NBA All-Star, 3× All-NBA Second Team, NBA 25th Anniversary Team; 50 Greatest Players in NBA History, and No. 24 Retired numbers.
Jones set a career record of 15,411 (17.7 ppg) points, 4,305 (4.9 rpg) rebounds, and 2,209 (2.5 apg) assists.
Player annual payments range between $20,000 and millions of dollars per annum, depending on a number of considerations. Although most professional NBA players earn a salary of around $2 million, a small contingent of players with D-league crossover deals are paid as little as $50,000. The salary cap for NBA players is nearly $100 million, although as of today nobody earns anywhere near that much money. The top players earn around $35 million. Outside of the NBA, annual payments can be under $20,000 per year for minor league teams.
So what is basketball player Sam Jones’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Sam Jones’s net worth as of 2018 is:
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