JaVale McGee Net Worth in 2024- Olympic Gold Medalist

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JaVale McGee is an American professional basketball player. He made his basketball career affluent with his impressive career. He is the lucky one who became part of the USA national basketball team to win the gold medal in Olympic 2021. With his stunning skill of play, he is spreading the light of his talent in the field of the NBA. The basketball-loving people have a curiosity about JaVale McGee’s career earnings. In this article, all of the information about his life, including his NBA Career, Contracts, and Salary, are given below.

JaVale McGee Net Worth

The net worth of this renowned basketball player is $14 million. He became a millionaire on the fortune of a successful career in the field of basketball. Most of the segments of his assets are from the earnings of his career. The rest of the portion of the wealth is from the earnings of his post-retirement life activities.

JaVale McGee Family and Early Life

JaVale saw the world for the first time on January 19, 1988, in Flint, Michigan. His full name is JaVale Lindy McGee. He is the son of his father, George Montgomery, and his mother, Pamela McGee. His father and mother both were basketball players. His father was drafted for the NBA. Pamela played in the WNBA and became the Women’s Basketball Hall of Famer.


He has siblings Imani McGee-Stafford, Tiffany, and Dorien. Imani McGee-Stafford is also a basketball player who plays at the WNBA.

School and College Education

In the early part of his life, he went to the Detroit Country Day School in Beverly Hills, Michigan, and Providence Christian in Fremont, Michigan. Later, he was transferred to Hales Franciscan in Chicago, Illinois. 

Full Name:JaVale Lindy McGee
Nick Name:Big Secret, Lemonhead, Epic Vale, and The Great Adventure
Birth Date:January 19, 1988
Birth Place:Flint, Michigan, USA
Mother:Pamela McGee
Father:George Montgomery
Siblings:Imani McGee, Tiffany Montgomery, Dorien Montgomery
Net Worth:$14 million
Hair Color:Black
Eye Color:Black
Wife/Girlfriend:Giselle Ramirez
Children:Genevieve Grey McGee
College Education:University of Nevada
Achievements:NBA champion
Height: 7 feet
Weight:122 kg
Current Age:34 years

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He passed his college basketball period with the University of Nevada in Reno, Nevada. During his study in this college, he represented the Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball program. His college period of life was from 2006 to 2008. 

JaVale McGee Contracts With Nuggets, Lakers, Warriors, and Other NBA Teams

JaVale McGee began his professional life in 2008, and he is still pursuing his career in the field of basketball. In his 13 years long professional career in basketball, he wore the jerseys of the Washington Wizards, Denver Nuggets, Philadelphia 76ers, Dallas Mavericks, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Denver Nuggets, and currently with the Phoenix Suns. 

JaVale McGee career earnings In the 2008 NBA draft, Washington Wizards selected him 18th overall for the 1st round. Gilbert Arenas and Nick Young were his teammates in that season. McGee spent time with this team till 2012. From 2012 to 2015, he wore the jersey of the Denver Nuggets. In 2015 he played for the Philadelphia 76ers. In 2015–2016 he was with the Dallas Mavericks. From 2016 to 2018, he represented the Golden State Warriors in the NBA. From 2018 to 2020, he ran the field of the NBA for the Los Angeles Lakers. In the 2020–2021 seasons, he ran after the ball for the Cleveland Cavaliers.

In 2021, he partially played for the Denver Nuggets. From 2021 to the present, as a member of the Phoenix Suns, he is pursuing his NBA career. From 2017 to 2020, he passed the golden time of his career. At this time, he favored the Golden State Warriors to the winning of the NBA championship two times in 2017, 2018 and the Los Angeles Lakers one time in 2020 with his excellent performance. 

In his NBA career, he played a total of 783 games. He scored on average PTS 7.9, TRB 5.2, and AST 0.4 per game. 


JaVale McGee was the glorified part of winning the NBA champion in 2017, 2018, 2020 the three times. 

JaVale McGee Wife and Daughter

McGee has a relationship with Giselle Ramirez. It is not sure whether they got married or not. In the relationship of JaVale McGee and Giselle Ramirez, they have a daughter. She is Genevieve Grey McGee. 

How old is JaVale? His height and weight

JaVale McGee's heightJaVale McGee is tall, up to 7 feet, and his weight is 122 kg. In the field of basketball, his position was the Center. Playing in this position, he proved that he was best-suited to that position. Being in that position, he achieved lots of success and helped his teams in winning lots of matches.

His fans saw him running in the field of basketball wearing the jersey numbers 34, 1, 11, 7, 6, and 00. These numbers became the loving numbers of his career. All of these numbers represent his name. His fans still miss those jerseys with him in the field of basketball.

This man is still alive in the world, and his age is 34 years now.

Seasonal Career Earnings:

SeasonsTeamTotal Earnings
3 SeasonsWashington Wizards$4.4 Million
4 SeasonsDenver Nuggets$24.2 Million
2 SeasonsPhiladelphia 76ers$23.2 Million
2 SeasonsDallas Mavericks$6.7 Million
2 SeasonsGolden State Warriors$3.5 Million
2 SeasonsLos Angeles Lakers$6.1 Million
1 SeasonCleveland Cavaliers$2.6 Million
1 SeasonPhoenix Suns$5 Million


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.


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