WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) is an American media and entertainment company primarily known for professional wrestling. It has produced some of the wealthiest athletes, who have amassed fortunes through their in-ring performances, endorsements, acting, and various other business ventures. Here are the top ten richest WWE athletes as of my knowledge cut-off in 2022.
Table: Richest WWE Athletes
|Rank||Name||Estimated Net Worth|
|1||Dwayne ‘The Rock Johnson||$320 Million|
|2||John Cena||$60 Million|
|3||Steve Austin||$50 Million|
|4||Triple H||$40 Million|
|5||Stephanie McMahon||$45 Million|
|6||Kurt Angle||$25 Million|
|7||Hulk Hogan||$25 Million|
|8||Brock Lesnar||$28 Million|
|9||Big Show||$20 Million|
|10||Mick Foley||$18 Million|
Richest WWE Athletes Detailed
Dwayne ‘The Rock Johnson: $320 Million
Johnson made his fortune not only from wrestling but also as one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. His charisma and acting skills have made him a household name, leading to various endorsements and business ventures.
John Cena: $60 Million
With a successful wrestling career, Cena has also made a name in the acting industry. He has secured various endorsements and has also released a rap album.
Steve Austin: $50 Million
Known as “Stone Cold”, Austin has accumulated his wealth through wrestling, acting, and hosting the reality TV series “Broken Skull Challenge”.
Triple H: $40 Million
Triple H (Paul Levesque) has been with WWE for over two decades, not just as a wrestler but also as the Executive Vice President of Global Talent Strategy and development.
Stephanie McMahon: $45 Million
As the Chief Brand Officer of WWE and a former wrestler, McMahon has amassed her wealth through her dual roles in the company and being part of the McMahon family that owns wrestling.
Kurt Angle: $25 Million
Angle had a successful career in both amateur and professional wrestling, winning Olympic gold and multiple WWE championships.
Hulk Hogan: $25 Million
A legendary figure in professional wrestling, Hogan has made money from wrestling, acting, endorsements, and his own reality TV show.
Brock Lesnar: $28 Million
Lesnar has wealth accumulated from both WWE and UFC, along with endorsements and other ventures.
Big Show: $20 Million
Paul Wight, known as Big Show, has had a successful career in wrestling and acting, appearing in films and TV shows.
Mick Foley: $18 Million
Foley has made money from his long wrestling career, writing, acting, and stand-up comedy performances.
The main ten most extravagant WWE competitors have left their imprint in the wrestling ring as well as in different diversions and undertakings. Their accounts are a demonstration of the worthwhile potential outcomes that a professional in the WWE can propose to the competitors. These people have profited from their popularity, making heritages that stretch out a long way past the wrestling ring, motivating many hopeful grapplers all over the planet.