Want to know who is the richest wrestler in the world? Kids have been shouted at for watching WWE formerly know as WWF where wrestlers pick chairs, give face slams, throw each other out of the ring until they are declared the winner. These wrestlers are fearless and fight till the last minute. Wrestling has become one of the profitable sports and WWE Raw and Smackdown are the most viewed shows on cable TV. So lets check out the wrestlers who apart from wrestling in the ring are wrestling with bundles of cash every day.
List of Top 10 Richest And Wealthiest Wrestlers in the World
1. The Rock
This wrestler is also an American actor who has acted in some great films including Walking Tall, Get Smart, Race to Witch Mountain, Doom Fast Five and many more. This wealthy wrestler has won the WWF Championship. ‘The Rock’ is his ring name his real name is Dwayne Douglas Jhonson.
Net Worth of The Rock: $70 Million
WWE Championships won: 17
2. Stone Cold Steve Austin
This wrestler turned actor is popular for World Championship Wrestling (WCW), World Wrestling Federation (WWF) and other wrestling promotions. He is considered to me the most profitable wrestler in the company’s history. The wealthy wrestler quit wrestling in 2003 and since then has appeared in movies and reality series Tough Enough.
Net Worth of Steve Austin: $45 Million
Total Championships won: 25
3. John Cena
This rich wrestler also has featured in some great movies like The Marine, Legendary, 12 Rounds. Cene held a title of the WWE Champion for 380 days. There was a rumor recently where in Cena was declared dead while he was performing a wrestling stunt. There were also some false stories that Cena died in a car crash. Anyhow the wrestler is rich and rocking;)
Net Worth of John Cena: $35 Million
WWE Championships won: 19
4. Big Show
American professional wrestler Big Show has won a lot of wrestling matches and a number of Championships. Apart from wrestling Paul Wight(real name) has also appeared in movies like Star Trek: Enterprise, comedy shows Royal Pains. The 7ft tall wrestler is expecting more roles from the movie industry. Lets check out his richness stats
Net Worth of Big Show: $30 Million
Total Championships won: 23
5. Triple H
Triple H ( an abbreviation of the ring name Hunter Hearst Helmsley) is a professional wrestler, wrestling executive as well as an actor. Levesue(real name) has won a total of 23 championships. He has also given guest appearances on television. The wealthy wrestler is married Stephanie Mcmahon.
Net Worth of Triple H: $25 Million
Total Championships won: 23
6. Kurt Angle
The wrestler currently has a contract with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. The professional wrestler was one of the top 15 wrestlers while he was still in college. Angle has featured in a couple of movies.
Net Worth of Kurt Angle: $20 Million
Total Championships won: 20
7. Chris Jericho
The Canadian wrestler is a musician, actor and a businessman too. He also formed a band in 1999 named as Fozzy where he was the lead vocalist. He has hosted popular shows like the Downfall, ABC Game Show. He is a six-time world champion.
Net Worth of Chris Jericho : $18 Million
Total Championships won: 30
8. Shawn Michaels
The retired professional wrestler is currently with WWE where he is serving as a brand ambassador. Hickenbottom(real name) is considered to be the most entertaining wrestler. He is currently married with two children and stays in Texas. The rich wrestling champion also hosts a show know as MacMillan River Adventures.
Net Worth of Shawn Michael: $17 Million
9. The Undertaker
Mark Willian Calaway (real name) who is popular by his ring name The Undertaker is an American professional wrestler has been a 7-time World Tag Team Champion and a six-time WWF Tag Team Champion. There were rumors Kane The Undertaker had died while fighting which was a hoax.
Net Worth of The Undertaker: $16 Million
10. Mick Foley
The semi-retired wrestlers has multiple professions which include being a comedian, voice actor, author. He till date makes various guest appearances for WWE. He was cast in a wrestling documentary Beyond The Mat . Apart form being a 4-time world champion he has other more accolades under his cap, umm belt.
Net Worth of Mick Foley: $15 Million
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