Hakeem Olajuwon Net Worth, Biography, Wife, Age, Height, Weight, and many more details can be checked on this page. Hakeem Olajuwon is a Nigerian-American former professional basketball player who has a net worth of $320 million in 2023. If you have to choose one team of basketball from the players of the last hundred years he will be one of those players. He was a legend when he was playing and he is a legend when he is retired. According to every basketball analyst. This person is the best of all time. He has been part of the Athletics Hall of Fame. He has been part of the Basketball Hall of Fame.

He has won an NBA championship for his team at the same time he has won a gold medal for his country the United States of America. Although this person was born in Africa, he made his name in North America. We are talking about Hakeem Olajuwon. He is one of the richest basketball players of all time. Although Hakeem Olajuwon played for other teams, he made his name while he was playing for the Houston Rockets. The Houston Rockets have already retired his jersey.

Hakeem Olajuwon has been part of championship-winning teams, Hakeem Olajuwon has been part of all-star teams multiple times, and Hakeem Olajuwon has been part of All-Star rookie teams. Hakeem Olajuwon has been nominated for most valuable player multiple times and he has won it two different times. He has also been awarded best defensive player of the year multiple times. You May also like Carlos Boozer Net Worth.

Hakeem Olajuwon Net worth

The Famous Nigerian-American former professional basketball playerHakeem Olajuwon” has a net worth of $320 Million. According to various online resources (Wikipedia, Forbes, Bloomberg), the most popular Nigerian-American former professional basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon‘s estimated net worth is around $320 Million. As we have already discussed Hakeem Olajuwon has a net worth of $300 million. Hakeem Olajuwon has earned over a hundred million dollars just from salaries from different NBA teams.

His highest salary was $ 8.5 million per year. Hakeem Olajuwon is a very astute investor. Hakeem Olajuwon bought land worth $ 80 million in 1997. He sold that land in the year 2008 with a hundred million dollars of profit. Apart from that Hakeem Olajuwon had a very good investment in private equity that turned out to be very lucrative.

NameHakeem Olajuwon
Net Worth (2023)$320 Million
ProfessionNigerian-American former professional basketball player
Monthly Income And Salary$2 Million +
Yearly Income And Salary$26 Million +
Last Updated2023
Hakeem Olajuwon Biography

Hakeem Olajuwon Net worth Growth

Net Worth in 2023$320 Million
Net Worth in 2022$294 Million
Net Worth in 2021$268 Million
Net Worth in 2020$242 Million
Net Worth in 2019$217 Million
Net Worth in 2018$193 Million

Hakeem Olajuwon Biography

Hakeem Olajuwon was born on the 21st of January 1963. Hakeem Olajuwon was born in the beautiful city of Lagos Nigeria. Interesting thing is that while Hakeem Olajuwon was growing up he was more interested in soccer than basketball but on the advice of his teacher he chose basketball as a career. Hakeem Olajuwon was extremely skilled at basketball, but there were very few opportunities for him in the country of Nigeria. That’s why with his family He migrated to the United States of America.


Hakeem Olajuwon was good enough to be part of the College basketball team. While he was playing college basketball he mesmerized everybody with his three-pointer skills. He was considered the best shooter at that time. Hakeem Olajuwon became a professional player in the year of 1984. Must Check Allen Crabbe Net Worth.

Real Name/Full NameHakeem Abdul Olajuwon
Nick Name/Celebrated Name:Hakeem Olajuwon
Birth Place:Lagos, Nigeria
Date Of Birth/Birthday:21 January 1963
Age/How Old:59 years old
Height/How Tall:In Centimetres – 213 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 10″
Weight:In Kilograms – 116 Kg
In Pounds – 255 lbs
Eye Color:Brown
Hair Color:Black
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse Name:Dalia Asafi (m. 1996)
Kids/Children Name:Aisha Olajuwon, Abdullah Olajuwon, Rahmah Olajuwon, Abi Olajuwon
Parents Name:Father – Salim  Olajuwon
Mother – Abike Olajuwon
Siblings:Akinola Olajuwon, Kudirat Olajuwon, Afis Olajuwon, Tajudeen Olajuwon, Yemi Kaka
College:Muslim Teachers College and University of Houston
Zodiac Sign:Aquarius
Profession:Basketball player
Net Worth:$320 Million
Last Updated:2023

Hakeem Olajuwon took part in the 1984 NBA draft. Hakeem Olajuwon. Hakeem Olajuwon was picked up by the Houston Rockets. He was going to play most of his career for the Houston Rockets. With the Houston Rockets, Hakeem Olajuwon started extremely well and went on to become a runner-up for the rookie of the year award.

Hakeem Olajuwon NBA Salary

1984-85Houston RocketsNBA$780,000
1985-86Houston RocketsNBA$882,500
1987-88Houston RocketsNBA$1,452,666
1988-89Houston RocketsNBA$1,677,666
1989-90Houston RocketsNBA$2,500,000
1990-91Houston RocketsNBA$3,175,000
1991-92Houston RocketsNBA$3,170,000
1992-93Houston RocketsNBA$3,170,000
1993-94Houston RocketsNBA$3,170,000
1994-95Houston RocketsNBA$3,169,900
1995-96Houston RocketsNBA$5,305,000
1996-97Houston RocketsNBA$9,655,000
1997-98Houston RocketsNBA$11,156,000
1998-99Houston RocketsNBA$12,943,000
1999-00Houston RocketsNBA$14,302,001
2000-01Houston RocketsNBA$16,700,000
2001-02Toronto RaptorsNBA$5,061,539
2002-03Toronto RaptorsNBA$5,694,231
2003-04Toronto RaptorsNBA$6,326,923
Career(may be incomplete) $110,291,426

With the Houston Rockets, Hakeem Olajuwon was part of a multiple-time playoff team. The Houston Rockets’ rivalry with the Chicago Bulls is world-famous. Hakeem Olajuwon was a very important part of that rivalry. Hakeem Olajuwon went on to become a champion with the Houston Rockets. You may also like Chris Webber Net Wort.

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Hakeem Olajuwon played almost 15 years with Houston Rockets and then he left Houston Rockets for the Toronto raptors. Hakeem Olajuwon hung up his boots while he was playing for the Toronto raptors. Hakeem Olajuwon was also very much interested in playing for his country. Hakeem Olajuwon became a United States citizen in 1988. He got a chance to play for America in the 1996 Olympics. Hakeem Olajuwon was one of the reasons that the United States of America won the 1996 basketball Olympic gold.

Hakeem Olajuwon currently lives with his family in Miami Florida. His Miami Florida property is considered to be worth $ 8 million. Apart from Miami Florida property. He has a real estate portfolio that has lands all over the United States of America. The combined cost of these lands comes somewhere near $ 82 million. Stay tuned for more news on celebrities.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the net worth of Hakeem Olajuwon?

Hakeem Olajuwon‘s total net worth is around $320 Million.

What is the age of Hakeem Olajuwon?

Currently, Hakeem Olajuwon is 59 years old (21 January 1963).

What is the Salary of Hakeem Olajuwon?

Hakeem Olajuwon earns an estimated salary of $26 Million per Year.

What is the Height of Hakeem Olajuwon?

The Height of Hakeem Olajuwon is 6 ft 10 in (2.13 m).

What is the name of Hakeem Olajuwon’s wife?

The name of Hakeem Olajuwon’s wife is Dalia Asafi (m. 1996).


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