How much money does Phoenix Suns star point guard Chris Paul make from all those State Farm commercials he’s in each season?
NBA fans have seen a lot of Chris Paul during the playoffs.
Not only has the Suns guard guided his team to the NBA Finals, but he’s been front and center off the court as well.
Just about every NBA game for years has included some form of Paul in a commercial for State Farm.
How much does he make from all those ads?
Chris Paul Salary 2021: Chris Paul State Farm contract info
Paul has appeared in State Farm commercials since 2012 when he was a member of the Los Angeles Clippers. Since then, he’s been a fixture for them in various campaigns.
It’s not known precisely how much he makes from State Farm.
According to Sportskeeda, he makes $8 million per year from his endorsements, including deals with State Farm, Nike, Air Jordan, Panini and Tissot.
That’s a fair bit of cash added to his $44 million salary with the Suns for 2020-21.
The 36-year-old could become a free agent at the conclusion of the 2020-21 season. He’s made more than $250,000,000 in salary during his NBA career, so he’s done rather well for himself, that’s for sure.
Paul was drafted No. 4 overall by New Orleans in 2005. He’s had a long and storied career since, spending time with the Hornets/Pelicans, Clippers, Rockets, Thunder and Suns. He is an 11-time All-Star and 10-time All-NBA selection.