Mark Madsen is a former NBA player and is currently serving as a basketball coach. His dazzling career in basketball gave him fame and made him a millionaire. Currently, he is the assistant coach at Utah Valley. His fans are interested in his biography and career earnings. In this article, we have mentioned all of the life events and net worth of Mark Madsen.
Mark Madsen’s Net Worth- $10 Million
In 2000, he took the first step toward the stairs of professional basketball. After playing for nine years, he retired in 2009. Mark Madsen’s net worth is $10 million now. His total salary income from the NBA was around $15 million. He gained most of the wealth from NBA contracts and the rest from the earnings of the coaching profession.
Coaching Salary- $0.3 Million
His coaching salary is approximately $230,000 annually.
Mark Madsen was born on January 28, 1976, in Walnut Creek, California. His full name is Mark Ellsworth Madsen. Mark Madsen began his academic career at San Ramon Valley High School in Danville, California.
Later, for graduation, he was admitted to Stanford University in Stanford, California. During his studies at this college, he played for the Stanford Cardinal men’s basketball team from 1996 to 2000.
|Full Name:||Mark Ellsworth Madsen|
|Profession:||Former NBA player, Current Coach|
|Birth:||January 28, 1976, in California, USA|
|College Education:||Stanford University|
|Height:||6 ft 9 inches|
|Current Age:||45 years|
NBA Contract History
After completing graduation, Mark Madsen started playing professional basketball. During his 9-year career, he wore the jerseys of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Minnesota Timberwolves. He was first drafted in 2000. The Los Angeles Lakers chose him in the 1st round. Here he scored 975 points on average (2.2 ppg), had 1,157 rebounds on average (2.6 RPG), and had 181 assists on average (0.4 APG).
After his retirement, he became a basketball coach like Craig Ehlo. He started his coaching career in 2009, and now he is an assistant coach at Utah Valley. He also coached for:
- Utah Flash
- The Los Angeles D-Fenders
- Los Angeles Lakers
NBA Salary Chart:
|Total Salary Earnings:||$15.7 million|
|Average Annual Salary:||$2.2 million|
|Contract with Los Angeles Lakers:||$5 million|
|Contract with:||$10.7 million|
|Debut Contract for one season:||$0.7 million|
|Total NBA Teams:|
- In 2001 and 2002, he was a glorified member of the NBA champions.
- In 1999, he was named to the third-team All-American–NABC.
- He was named to the first-team All-Pac-10 two times.
- Under his coaching, his team won the WAC regular-season title.
Height and Weight
Mark Madsen is 6 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 111 kg. He is mostly seen playing both in the “power forward” and “center” positions.
Age and Jersey Number
Madsen only wore jersey number 35 in his entire career. He is 45 years old now and still associated with basketball.
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.