|Name||Paul Anthony Pierce|
|Age, Born||35 years old, Oakland, California, October 13, 1977|
|Net Worth||$55 million|
|Source of Wealth||Basketball athlete|
|Endorsements||Attitude Drinks, Powerade, Dunkin Donuts, Spalding, Microsoft Xbox’s 2003 NBA Inside Drive, Nike, McDonald’s|
|Achievement||NBA Finals MVP, NBA All-Rookie First Team, NBA Three-Point Shootout champion, Big 12 Tournament MVP|
|Family||Married to Julie Landrum and has three children Prianna, Adrian and Prince|
After signing $61 million contract for 4 years with the Boston Celtics, media journalist then reported that Paul Pierce net worth increased to $55 million. Paul Pierce who currently played for the Boston Celtics should thanks to the teams that has initiated to extend the contract with him. The Boston Celtics seemed to feel pity for release Paul Price and trade him to another team. That’s why both the team and Paul Pierce has been renewing their contract four times. In 1999, Paul Pierce has been signed $6.3 million contract for 4 years with the Boston Celtic. Again in 2001 they then agreed to renew the extend contract for $79 million and in 2006 Paul Pierce signed $59 million contract with the team.
While attending Inglewood High School Paul Pierce become the basketball star. And in 1995 while he was participating McDonald’s All-American Game he was meeting another NBA star in the future like Kevin Garnett, Vince Carter and Antawn Jamison. While attending the University of Kansas, Paul Pierce sealing peoples attention while he has averaged 16.4 points and 6.3 rebounds per game. That skill attracts several NBA major teams who intend it to recruit him right after graduate from university. Paul Pierce then picks up for 1998 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. As the sophomore for the Boston Celtic, Paul Pierce 19 of his 28 point. It was reported that along his 14 year career with the Boston Celtic he has average about 22.0 points per game.
The Boston Celtic seems to really know about Paul Pierce skill as a basketball player. No wonder his first season with the team, Paul Pierce salary is about $1,165,000. That amount of salary was increased to $10,067,750 in 2002, $12,584,688 in 2004, $16,360,094 in 2007 and $19,795,712 in 2009. Paul Pierce reported that his current salary is about $15,333,334 a year.