Net worth refers to the total assets minus total outside liabilities of an individual or a company. Net worth is used when talking about the value of a company or in personal finance for an individual’s net economic position. While professional wrestling being the primary source of income, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. or simply WWE has also ventured into films, music, product licensing and direct product sales.
Being the most tremendous wrestling company on the planet, 300 events are introduced per year. Broadcasting in over 150 nations, they gain a viewership of 36 million spectators. Two major roster shows, RAW and SmackDown are run by the company. NXT is operated by the company as a developmental division.
The company earned a record breaking amount of $658.8 million last year which marked an increase in their revenue by 21% than previous year. In terms of leaps and bounds the company improvised its international revenue by 46%, netting a total of $169.8 million. The amount of revenue WWE earns is a total collection of funds from its network, television, and merchandise and shop business.
The YouTube channel of WWE has over 8 billion views across the globe making it the most followed sports brand on YouTube. Though WWE has been changing from time to time from decades, one thing which remains constant is the McMahon family. Kennedy McMahon is the chairman and CEO of the company and holds major stakes for wrestling promotion. His family holds 70% of company’s shares and 96 % of its voting powers.
Let’s take a look at the net worth of 15 most popular WWE Superstars!
1. Kane – $7 million
2. CM Punk – $8 million
3. Rey Mysterio – $8.5 million
4. Goldberg – $14 million
5. Randy Orton – $15 million
6. Brock Lesnar – $16 million
7. The Undertaker – $16 million
8. Shawn Michaels – $17 million
9. Chris Jerico – $18 million
10. Kurt Angle – $20 million
11. Big Show – $20 million
12. Triple H – $25 million
13. John Cena – $35 million
14. Stone Cold – $45 million
15. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson – $185 million
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