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LeBron James Net worth, Age, Height, Family, Facts & More [2024]

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LeBron James Net worth, Age, Height, Family, Facts & More [2024]

Last updated on: July 1, 2024

LeBron James is known as one of the best basketball players ever. He plays for the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA. People call him “King James.” He has played in 10 NBA Finals and won 4 NBA championships. In 2023, he won the first NBA Cup with the Lakers and has also earned 2 Olympic gold medals with the U.S. team.

LeBron is the NBA’s all-time leading scorer and ranks 4th in career assists. He has won 4 MVP Awards, 4 Finals MVP Awards, and 3 All-Star Game MVP Awards. He has been an All-Star 20 times, selected to the All-NBA Team 20 times (including 13 First Team picks), and named to the All-Defensive Team 6 times.

As of July 2024, LeBron James is 39 years and 6 months old, his estimated net worth is $1.2 billion, and he stands at a height of 6 feet 9 inches (206 cm or 2.06 m) tall.

Bio / Wiki

Full Name

LeBron Raymone James Sr.

Nickname

LBJ, King James

Profession

Basketball player

Career

Early Life and High School

LeBron started playing basketball at a young age and became famous while in high school at St. Vincent-St. Mary. He helped his school team win three state championships in four years.

Joining the NBA

In 2003, LeBron was the first pick in the NBA Draft and joined the Cleveland Cavaliers. He was really good right from the start, winning the Rookie of the Year Award. In 2007, he led the Cavaliers to the NBA Finals for the first time, but they lost to the San Antonio Spurs.

Miami Heat (2010-2014)

In 2010, LeBron moved to the Miami Heat. With the Heat, he won two NBA Championships in 2012 and 2013. He was also named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the league in both those years.

Return to Cleveland (2014-2018)

LeBron returned to the Cavaliers in 2014 and promised to win a championship for Cleveland. He did just that in 2016, leading the team to victory and earning the Finals MVP award. This was a big deal because it was Cleveland’s first major sports championship in 52 years.

Los Angeles Lakers (2018-Present)

In 2018, LeBron joined the Los Angeles Lakers. He helped the Lakers win the NBA Championship in 2020 and was named the Finals MVP again. This win was special because it happened during the COVID-19 pandemic, in a special bubble setup.

Debut

NBA

Cleveland Cavaliers (2003)

Best Known for

He is widely considered one of the greatest all-around basketball players of all time

Playing Career

2003–Present

Position

Power forward

Jersey Number

#23

Current Team

Los Angeles Lakers

Personal Profile and Background Details

Date of Birth

30 December 1984

Age

As of today, LeBron is 39 years, 6 months, and 20 days old.

Zodiac sign

Capricorn

Signature

LeBron James signature

Nationality

American

Birth Place

Akron, Ohio, USA

Residence

Miami, Florida

School / College / University

Portage Path Elementary School

St. Vincent-St. Mary High School

He did not attend college.

Educational Qualification

He completed his high school education and he does not have any college degree.

Religion

Roman Catholicism

Race / Ethnicity

Black

Food Habits

Here are the key details about LeBron James’ food habits and diet:

LeBron’s Typical Meal Plan

  • Breakfast: Egg white omelet with smoked salmon, gluten-free pancakes with berries
  • Lunch: Whole wheat pasta, salmon, vegetables
  • Pre-Game: Peanut butter and jelly sandwich
  • Halftime: Apple slices with almond butter
  • Post-Game: Protein shake (plant-based protein, almond milk, fruit)
  • Dinner: Chicken parmesan, arugula salad, glass of red wine

LeBron’s Dietary Approach

  • Avoids: Fried foods, pizza, artificial drinks, and added sugars, especially on game days
  • Treats: Occasionally enjoys chocolate chip cookies, Fruity Pebbles, and ice cream
  • Red Wine: Enjoys a glass with dinner and calls himself a “red wine connoisseur”
  • Diets: Has tried diets like Paleo, cutting out sugars, dairy, and carbs for a while

Supplements

  • Uses whey/casein protein shakes, pre-workouts, hydration mixes, and greens powders to help with training and recovery

LeBron’s diet is all about balance. He eats healthy to fuel his intense training and games, but he also allows himself some treats. His disciplined approach to nutrition helps him stay at the top of his game as one of the NBA’s all-time greats.

Hobbies

Reading, listening to music, watching TV and movies, playing video games. He also likes going on road trips with his kids.

Tattoo

LeBron James has a total of 23 tattoos on his body.

Physical Attributes and Measurements

Height

  • In feet: 6′ 9″
  • In Centimeters: 206 cm
  • In meters: 2.06 m

Weight

  • In kilograms: 113 kg
  • In Pounds: 250 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Chest Size: 46 inches
  • Biceps Size: 17 inches
  • Waist Size: 36 inches

Shoe size

15 (US)

Eye color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Black

Family

LeBron James was born in Akron, Ohio to Gloria Marie James and Anthony McClelland. His parents are in a casual relationship so Anthony is not involved in LeBron’s life. At the time of LeBron’s birth, Gloria is only 16, and after some days she lost her mother and grandmother, so she takes of LeBron and her 2 younger brothers on her own.

Because of financial problems, they moved home 12 times in the span of 3 years, and for those reasons, LeBron missed around 100 days of school in 4th grade. At the age of 9, LeBron’s family friend Frank Walker offered Gloria to let LeBron stay with him for studies. After staying with Frand LeBrom came to mention discipline and got good grades in grade 5th. And for him, he got to explore basketball.

In terms of his personal life, LeBron got married to his high school sweetheart Savannah Brinson in 2023. Together they have 3 kids, LeBron Jr, Bryce Maximus, and Zhuri Nova. LeBron likes to spend time with his family and they are very close.

Wife

Savannah Brinson James

Savannah Brinson James

Lebron James with wife Savannah Brinson James

 

Father

Anthony McClelland

LeBron James father Anthony McClelland

Mother

Gloria Marie James

LeBron James mother Gloria James LeBron James with mother Gloria James

 

Siblings

None

Children

Bronny James (Basketball player) (son) (Born on October 6, 2004)

LeBron James son Bronny JamesLeBron James with son Bronny James

 

Bryce Maximus James (son) (Born on 14 June 2007)

LeBron James son Bryce Maximus James

 

Zhuri Nova James (daughter) (Born on 22 October 2014)

LeBron James daughter Zhuri Nova James LeBron James with daughter Zhuri Nova James

Others

Curt James (Uncle) (via Gloria James)

Terry James (Uncle) (via Gloria James)

Relationship & More

Marital Status

Married

Marriage Date

14 September 2013

Girlfriend and Dating History

Adrienne Bailon (2003–2004)

Le Bron James and Adrienne Bailon dated

Amber Rose (2010) (Rumor)

Le Bron James and Amber Rose dated

Carmen Ortega (2012) (Rumor)

LeBron James and Carmen Ortega dated

Savannah Brinson (2000–Present)

LeBron James and Savannah Brinson James image

LeBron and Savannah met in high school in Akron, Ohio. There LeBron was a star athlete and Savannah was a cheerleader and softball player at a different school. They started dating when LeBron was in 11th grade and Savannah was in 10th grade.

Their relationship got stronger as LeBron became famous. In October 2004, they had their first child, LeBron “Bronny” James Jr.. They had their second son, Bryce Maximus James, on June 14, 2007. Their daughter, Zhuri Nova James, was born on October 22, 2014.

LeBron asked Savannah to marry him on New Year’s Eve in 2011. They got married on September 14, 2013, in a big wedding in San Diego, California. Many famous people were there, and Beyoncé and Jay-Z performed.

Now they support each other a lot. Savannah helps with charities and business projects, and LeBron is a superstar. They are very close and love spending time with their kids. They often share their happy family moments on social media.

Favorite Things

  • Food – Turkey, cereal, shrimp
  • Favorite color – Blue
  • Favorite sports – Baseball and Basketball
  • Cartoon – Tom and Jerry
  • Favorite video game – NBA 2k14
  • Favorite rapper – Drake, Jay-Z
  • Actress –  Jennifer Lawrence

Net Worth 2024

Lebron James Net Worth

$1.2 billion

As of July 2024, it’s estimated that LeBron James has a net worth of about $1.2 billion.

NBA Career

LeBron James has been a powerful force in the NBA for almost 20 years, and his basketball career has contributed significantly to his riches. According to latest figures, he has earned around $479 million throughout his career in the league. This sum comprises his basketball salary, championship and individual award incentives, plus endorsements and sponsorships associated to his NBA career.

LeBron’s compensation has increased significantly over the years, notably with high-profile moves such as his two-year, $97 million contract deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, which added to his already large earnings.

Endorsements and Sponsorships

LeBron James’ brand is not restricted to basketball, but also includes rich endorsement deals and sponsorships with major companies. Nike, PepsiCo, and Walmart have formed deals with LeBron.

These endorsements frequently include long-term contracts with lucrative compensation packages. Furthermore, LeBron’s fame and marketability have resulted in him appearing in numerous commercials, promotional campaigns, and branding efforts.

For example, he earns an estimated $428,000 each sponsored Instagram post, demonstrating the high value of his endorsement arrangements.

Real Estate Investments

Ohio Home

In 2003, after being drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers, James purchased a property in Bath Township, Ohio for $2.1 million.

He demolished the existing home and built a custom 30,000 sq ft mansion with 6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, a bowling alley, recording studio, and barbershop.

In 2006, he bought an adjoining 2,989 sq ft property for $425,000 to expand his estate.

Brentwood, Los Angeles

In 2015, during his second stint with the Cavaliers, James bought a 6-bedroom, $21 million mansion in Brentwood, Los Angeles.

In 2017, he purchased another 8-bedroom, $23 million home in Brentwood, likely anticipating his move to the Lakers.

He sold the 2015 Brentwood home in 2021 for $19.6 million.

Beverly Hills Mansion

In 2020, James bought a 13,000 sq ft Mediterranean-style mansion in Beverly Hills for $36.75 million.

The property, once owned by actress Katharine Hepburn, sits on 2.5 acres and includes 4 structures, a tennis court, 2 guest houses, and stunning city views.

Others

James has a real estate portfolio valued at over $80 million, according to Forbes.

He has invested in several other properties, including a $9.2 million mansion in Brentwood, Los Angeles that he purchased in 2015 and sold in 2021.

Business Earnings

LeBron made an early investment in Beats by Dre, a prominent headphone startup. When Apple paid $3 billion for Beats, LeBron made approximately $30 million on his investment.

Have you tried Blaze Pizza? LeBron owns a portion of that franchise, which is worth approximately $30 million. It’s awesome to know he’s involved in something so delicious!

In addition to sports and food, LeBron co-founded SpringHill Entertainment, a film and television production firm. It’s worth $725 million, and LeBron owns roughly $300 million of it. That’s a lot of money for making entertainment!

LeBron is also involved in sports business outside of basketball. He has a tiny (1%) share of  Fenway Sports Group, which owns famous teams like the Boston Red Sox and Liverpool FC. His stake in this group is worth around $90 million.

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NBA Salary By Year

YEAR TEAM SALARY
2003 Cleveland Cavaliers $4,018,290
2004 Cleveland Cavaliers $4,320,360
2005 Cleveland Cavaliers $4,621,800
2006 Cleveland Cavaliers $5,828,090
2007 Cleveland Cavaliers $13,041,250
2008 Cleveland Cavaliers $14,410,581
2009 Cleveland Cavaliers $15,779,912
2010 Miami Heat $14,500,000
2011 Miami Heat $12,896,159
2012 Miami Heat $17,545,000
2013 Miami Heat $19,067,500
2014 Cleveland Cavaliers $20,644,400
2015 Cleveland Cavaliers $22,970,500
2016 Cleveland Cavaliers $30,963,450
2017 Cleveland Cavaliers $33,285,709
2018 Los Angeles Lakers $35,654,150
2019 Los Angeles Lakers $37,436,858
2020 Los Angeles Lakers $39,219,566
2021 Los Angeles Lakers $41,180,544
2022 Los Angeles Lakers $44,474,988
2023 Los Angeles Lakers $47,607,350
2024 Los Angeles Lakers $51,415,938

Car collection

1. Lamborghini Aventador
2. Porsche 911 Turbo S
3. Hummer H2
4. Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG
5. Ferrari F430 Spider
6. Ferrari 458 Spider
7. Dodge Challenger SRT
8. Maybach 57S
9. Maybach S600
10. Jeep Wrangler
11. Chevrolet Impala Convertible
12. Chevrolet Camaro SS

House

A House in Los Angeles – $23 million.

LeBron James house in Los Angeles - $23 million

Find on Web

Website

www.lebronjames.com

Facebook

facebook.com/LeBron

Twitter

twitter.com/kingjames

Instagram

instagram.com/kingjames

Quick Stats

Year Team GP Min Pts FG% 3pt% Reb Ast Stl
2023-24 Lakers 71 35.3 25.7 54 41 7.3 8.3 1.3
2022-23 Lakers 55 35.5 28.9 50 32.1 8.3 6.8 0.9
2021-22 Lakers 56 37.2 30.3 52.4 35.9 8.2 6.2 1.3
2020-21 Lakers 45 33.4 25 51.3 36.5 7.7 7.8 1.1
2019-20 Lakers 67 34.6 25.3 49.3 34.8 7.8 10.2 1.2
2018-19 Lakers 55 35.2 27.4 51 33.9 8.5 8.3 1.3
2017-18 Cavaliers 82 36.9 27.5 54.2 36.7 8.6 9.1 1.4
2016-17 Cavaliers 74 37.8 26.4 54.8 36.3 8.6 8.7 1.2
2015-16 Cavaliers 76 35.6 25.3 52 30.9 7.4 6.8 1.4
2014-15 Cavaliers 69 36.1 25.3 48.8 35.4 6 7.4 1.6
2013-14 Heat 77 37.7 27.1 56.7 37.9 6.9 6.3 1.6
2012-13 Heat 76 37.9 26.8 56.5 40.6 8 7.2 1.7
2011-12 Heat 62 37.5 27.1 53.1 36.2 7.9 6.2 1.9
2010-11 Heat 79 38.8 26.7 51 33 7.5 7 1.6
2009-10 Cavaliers 76 39 29.7 50.3 33.3 7.3 8.6 1.6
2008-09 Cavaliers 81 37.7 28.4 48.9 34.4 7.6 7.2 1.7
2007-08 Cavaliers 75 40.4 30 48.4 31.5 7.9 7.2 1.8
2006-07 Cavaliers 78 40.9 27.3 47.6 31.9 6.7 6 1.6
2005-06 Cavaliers 79 42.5 31.4 48 33.5 7 6.6 1.6
2004-05 Cavaliers 80 42.4 27.2 47.2 35.1 7.3 7.2 2.2
2003-04 Cavaliers 79 39.5 20.9 41.7 29 5.5 5.9 1.6
Career 1,492 37.9 27.1 50.6 34.8 7.5 7.4 1.5

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