As of 2024, South African retired professional golfer, Gary Player’s Net Worth is estimated to be $255 Million. The first interesting thing about this gentleman is that He is a player and his name is also a player. He’s the highest-paid golfer that came out of South Africa. He is one of those unfortunate, South African players who lost their 20 years because of apartheid rule in South Africa, And when apartheid rule was over, they were too old to play again.

He started winning in 1965 when he was just 29 years old, he won the US Open and he was the first non-American to win all four major titles including US Open. Some people will tell you that he broke the Monopoly of us players in golf. He won over 300 tournaments And during his career, He won 165 prizes. He won on almost all the continents except Antarctica. He played for six decades, He was inducted into the World Hall of Fame in 1974. Also, check Phil Mickelson Net Worth.

Gary Player Net Worth

As we have already told you, his net worth is around 255 million dollars. Gary Player is a rich man because of his golf career, but he is not defined by Golf itself. As we have told you, During his golfing career He earned around 400 million dollars as a golf player, But his earnings did not stop there. After ending his career in golf, He started several new Ventures. He started writing.

Do you know that he has written over two dozen books and out of those books, 20 of them have been best sellers? South African golfer Gary Player has a net worth of $255 Million. According to various online resources (Wikipedia, Forbes, IMDB), the most popular South African golfer Gary Player estimated net worth of around $255 Million. Also, Read – Colin Montgomerie Net Worth.

NameGary Player
Net Worth (2024)$255 Million
ProfessionSouth African golfer
Monthly Income $2 Million +
Yearly Income$20 Million +
Last Updated2024

Gary Player Net Worth Growth

Gary Player Net Worth in 2024$255 Million
Gary Player Net Worth in 2023$235 Million
Gary Player Net Worth in 2022$215 Million
Gary Player Net Worth in 2021$200 Million
Gary Player Net Worth in 2020$185 Million
Gary Player Net Worth in 2019$170 Million
Gary Player Biography
Gary Player Biography

Gary Player Biography


Gary Player was born on November 1, 1935. People also know him by the name Black Knight Some people will tell you that he is the best golfer after WWII and before Desert Storm. People will also tell you if his career was not cut short by the apartheid controversy then he would have been the highest-earning golfer of all time. He started playing professional golf in 1955, Although his first 10 years were a mix of  Wins and losses. You may also like Tiger Woods Net Worth.

Real NameGary Player DMS, OIG
NickName:Gary Player
Birth Place:Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Of Birth:1 November 1935
Age:88 years old
Height:In Centimetres – 168 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight:In Kilograms – 68 kg
In Pounds – 150 lbs.
Eye Colour:N/A
Hair Colour:N/A
Education:King Edward VII School
Nationality:South African
Zodiac Sign:Scorpio
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Kids/Children Name:Wayne Player, Amanda Player, Marc Player, Jennifer Player, Michele Player, Theresa Player
Profession:South African golfer
Net Worth:$255 Million
Gary Player with his wife
Gary Player with his wife

Gary Player Relationship & More

Girlfriend  N/A
Best FriendN/A
SpouseVivienne Verwey (m. 1957–2021)
ChildrenWayne Player, Amanda Player, Marc Player, Jennifer Player, Michele Player, Theresa Player
FatherMuriel Player
MotherHarry Player
Siblings  Ian Player

In the last 20 years, most of his earnings came from his book sales, not golf. He has earned over 90 million dollars in the last 20 years just from Book Sales. He has several properties in South Africa, and he also invested in America. Also, He likes to live a simple life. He lives in a house That is just worth 500,000 dollars. Stay tuned with us, for more news on celebrities. Also, read Greg Norman Net Worth.

Gary Player Social Media Accounts

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Tik TokN/AN/A

Some Unknown Facts about Gary Player

  • Does Gary Player Smoke? No
  • Does Gary Player Drink Alcohol? Yes
  • Gary Player takes great care of his health. Gary Player eats food before 9 at night.
  • Gary Player is very fond of playing volleyball and tennis.
  • Gary Player loves watching football.
  • Gary Player himself has said that his crush is Gary Player whom he has loved since childhood.


What is the net worth of Gary Player?

Gary Player's total net worth is around $255 Million.

How old is Gary Player?

Currently Gary Player is 88 years old (1 November 1935).

How much does Gary Player make annually?

Gary Player earns an estimated salary of $20 Million per Year.

What is the height of Gary Player?

The height of Gary Player is 1.68 m. (5’ 6”).

What is the name of Gary Player’s wife?

Gary Player was married to Vivienne Verwey (m. 1957–2021).


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