Chris Paul is an American professional basketball player and who has a net worth of $160 million.
According to his latest contract, Chris earns an annual salary of $30 million.
He also earns $10-20 million per year from endorsements.
During his career so far, Chris has played for the New Orleans Hornets, the Los Angeles Clippers, the Houston Rockets, the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Phoenix Suns.
In August 2021, Chris signed a 4-year, $120 million contract with the Suns.
By the end of that contract, his NBA career earnings will be $446 million.
Chris Paul was born on May 6, 1985 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina to Charles Edward Paul Sr. and Robin Jones.
He has an older brother named Charles "C.J." Paul. Charles Sr. was a former athlete himself and taught his sons basketball and football during their childhoods.
Paul attended West Forsyth High School in Clemmons, North Carolina, where, as a senior, he led his school's varsity basketball team to a 27–3 record.
He was a 2003 McDonald's All-American and was named North Carolina's Mr. Basketball for 2003.
Chris Paul was selected in the first round of the 2005 NBA draft by the New Orleans Hornets with the fourth overall pick.
Due to the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the Hornets played most of their games in Oklahoma City for Paul's two first seasons with the team.
Paul was selected to his first NBA All-Star Game in 2007-2008
Paul signed a contract extension with the Hornets worth $68 million prior to the start of the next season.
Paul married Jada Crawley, his college sweetheart, in September 2011.
They have a son who was born in 2009 and a daughter born in August 2011.
In November 2011, Paul and his family appeared on an episode of "Family Feud."
In April 2019, Chris paid $6.9 million for a mansion in Houston, Texas. He sold this home in January 2021 for $7.2 million.
In 2012 Chris bought Avril Lavigne's Bel-Air mansion for a little under $8.5 million. He sold this home five years later for $8.7 million.
In 2015 he paid $9 million for a home in Calabasas, Ca. His immediate next door neighbor was Khloe Kardashian. He sold this home in 2018 for $11 million.