Dominique Wilkins Net Worth is $14 Million (as of 2019)
It has been reported that the total estimate of Dominique Wilkins net worth reaches a sum of 14 million dollars, according to the recent calculations. He has earned his high net worth and fame because of his career as a professional basketball player, however, today he is retired from this career. The basketball player was born in 1960 in Paris France. Dominique Wilkins’ father was serving in the United States Air Force and thus, the family moved a lot when Dominique Wilkins was growing up. He was living in Baltimore and Dallas till the family finally settled in North Carolina. In 1979 Dominque Wilkins became a winner of the Most Valuable Player title. Dominique Wilkins was also the one who led his team to become winners of the Class 3-A State Championship in two seasons.
|Net Worth:||$14 Million|
|Age:||59 years old|
|Height:||6 ft 7 in (2.03 m)|
|Date of birth:||Jan 12, 1960|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
When he was still studying in high school he was already a huge basketball star as he even appeared in the Sports Illustrated issue. He also appeared in some high school games, such as the McDonald’s game. Dominique Wilkins was scouted by many universities and he decided to play for the University of Georgia. While playing for its team, Dominique Wilkins scored as much as 21.6 average points per game. In 1981, Dominique Wilkins became a winner of the SEC Men’s Basketball Player of the Year title. Thus, playing basketball has not only made his name famous and increased the total amount of Dominique Wilkins net worth, but also earned him some awards.
In 1982 Dominique Wilkins participated in the NBA Draft, where he was chosen by the Utah Jazz team. The team chose him as the third overall pick. Few months passed and he was traded to the Atlanta Hawks team. In his career in NBA, Dominique Wilkins has also become a winner of some awards and titles, such as the NBA All Star, which he received nine times. Dominique Wilkins is well known for his ability to dunk and because of this he was nicknamed as “The Human Highlight Film”.
In 1985, Dominique Wilkins was playing in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest where he beat Michael Jordan. In 1990, he also became a winner of this competition. In 2006, his name was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Thus, his career in basketball has been awarded and recognized and today he is still considered as one of the best and richest players in NBA, and Dominique Wilkins net worth can serve as a proof of that.