As of now, Deron Williams’s net worth is $65 million. His yearly salary income from the field of basketball is $19.8 Million. His glorious career in the field of basketball favored him to be a rich man.
The man who played wrestling in his early life but flourished his life in the field of basketball is Deron Williams. Deron has been a successful basketball player. He gained lots of awards one after one. The dazzling career gifted him lots of wealth, dignity, and fame. He has lots of fans. They want to know about his career earnings. This man’s life events are given below.
Deron Williams Height, Weight & Age
Deron Williams is tall, up to 6 ft. 3 inches, and his weight is 91 kg. His playing position in the field of basketball was the Point guard. He was perfect for the position. Playing in that position, he served his team with fame and gained personal achievements.
He was seen on the field in basketball wearing jersey numbers 8 and 31. He did not wear any definite jersey. However, both jerseys were famous for him. He is still alive, and his age is 37 years till now.
|Full Name:||Deron Michael Williams|
|Birth:||June 26, 1984, in West Virginia, US|
|Profession:||Former NBA Player|
|College Education:||University of Illinois Urbana|
|Wife/Girlfriend:||Amy Young Williams|
|Height:||Six ft. 3 inches|
|Current Age:||37 years|
The beginning phase of life
Deron Williams cried for the first time in the world on June 26, 1984, in Parkersburg, West Virginia. From early in life, he was engaged with wrestling. He won two state wrestling championships in 1993 and 1997.
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His basketball career began at the Colony High School (TCHS) in the city of The Colony, Texas, USA. In his school career, he scored on average 17 points, 9.4 assists, and two steals per game in his junior year in 2001. In 2002, in his senior season, he scored on average 17.6 points, 8.5 assists, 6.1 rebounds, and 2.6 steals per game.
His college basketball was also successful in his professional career. He started his college basketball career at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Illinois in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana. During his study at this college, he played for the Illinois Fighting Illini men’s basketball team. He played in this college from 2002 to 2005.
During his college tenure, in his freshman year, he ranked third in the Big Ten Conference with assists of 4.53 per game. He became the Consensus second-team All-American. In his sophomore season, he scored on average 14.0 points per 6.17 average per game, First-Team All-Big Ten selection.
His college career gave him the honor of consensus Second Team All-American, First Team All-Big Ten, Big Ten All-Tournament Team, and All-Final Four team, University of Illinois Athlete of the Year, and First-Team All-Big Ten.
Deron Williams Salary Accumulation Chart:
|Total Salary Earned:||$152 million|
|Average Salary Per Year:||$10.5 million|
|Highest Paid Season 2014-15:||$19 million|
|Total Salary Earned From Utah Jazz:||$28 million|
|Total Salary Earned From Brooklyn Nets:||$106-$110 million|
Professional NBA Career & Teams
He began to run in the field of professional basketball in 2005 and took retirement in 2017. In his 12 years long career, he wore the jersey of the Utah Jazz, New Jersey / Brooklyn Nets, Beşiktaş, Dallas Mavericks, and Cleveland Cavaliers.
In the 2005 NBA draft, he was taken by the Utah Jazz in 3rd overall for the 1st round. He was with that team till 2011. In 2011, he partially played for the New Jersey / Brooklyn Nets, Beşiktaş. In 2011 he returned to his old team New Jersey/ Brooklyn, and ran in the field of basketball, wearing the jersey of this team till 2015. Leaving the team Brooklyn, he signed a contract with the Dallas Mavericks. In the field of the NBA, he represented this team till 2017. The Cleveland Cavaliers was the last team of his career. In 2017 he was at the last phase of his career. He played for this for a short time. Wearing the jersey of this team, he said ‘goodbye’ to the basketball.
In his entire NBS career, he played a total of 845 games. In his total games, he scored 13804 Points, 16.3 ppg, 2619 Rebounds, 3.1 RPG, 6819 Assists 8.1 APG.
Deron Williams Wife & Daughters
He got married to his high school girlfriend, Amy Young Williams, in 2006. In their happy family, they have two daughters- Deanae and Daija. They have one son named Desmond, who was born in 2009.
Achievements & Awards
From 2010 to 2012, he became the NBA All-Star three times. In 2008 and 2010, he became on the All-NBA Second Team two times. In 2005, he became the Consensus second-team All-American. Next year, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team.
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Over the past five years, Rick C. Nees has written hundreds of NBA players' biographies, some of which have already been published in famous newspapers. He previously worked as- Commentator, Basketball Analyst, Basketball Player, Newspaper Sports Editor, Radio sports presenter. Rick grew up watching basketball leagues. He was a state-level high school basketball player who followed all NBA events since he was a child.