How much is Jason Maxiell worth?
|Net Worth:||$10 Million|
|Profession:||Professional Basketball Player|
|Date of Birth:||February 18, 1983|
|Country:||United States of America|
Who Is Jason Maxiell
Born February 18, 1983 in Chicago, Illinois, Jason Maxiell has always been a talented athlete. It was clear early on that his eye and hand coordination and reaction time were near perfect, and as he grew in height to 2.01 meters, it was clear he would be a great addition to the sport.
Jason Maxiell is a former professional basketball player who was successful in the NBA.
As of 2020, Maxiell has a net worth of about $10 million dollars, some of which is invested in luxury properties like the luxury house he owns in Southlake, Texas.
How did Maxiell get started?
After leaving Newman Smith High School, Maxiell played basketball at the University of Cincinnati where he also earned his college degree. In 2002, he was named the Conference USA Sixth Man of the Year and made the Conference USA All-Freshmen Team. And then between 2004 and 2005 was named Second-team All-Conference USA.
In the 2005 NBA Draft, he was drafted number 26 overall into the NBA team, Detroit Pistons. This is the team where Maxiell would play for most of his career, from 2005 to 2013. In 2008 he signed a deal with the Pistons which earned him $20 million dollars for a four-year contract.
Maxiell later played for the Orlando Magic team from 2013 to 2014. In 2013 he signed a two-year contract with Orlando Magic for $5 million. Later he played for the Charlotte Hornets from 2014 to 2015, then in China for the Tianjin Ronggang team. Yet returned to play for the Pistons again in 2017.
In total Jason Maxiell earned about $29 million dollars from salary alone during his career. This does not include sponsorship earnings or endorsements.
In 2015 his wife Brandi Maxiell joined the cast of Basketball Wives LA. and since then more of Jason’s private life has become public. This lead to many allegations against Jason for being unfaithful to his wife and even, according to Sundy Carter, “sleeping with her friends”. This all remained hearsay until in 2018 Ilanla: Fix My Life with his wife where he finally admired to his infidelities. On the Oprah Winfrey Network show Jason admited to sleeping with over three hundred women both before, as well as during, his marriage.