As of 2024, Indian badminton player, Saina Nehwal Net Worth is estimated to be $5 Million (Rs. 36 Crore). The name describes it all; the only female athlete to reach such a zenith in her career is none other than Saina Nehwal. Time and again, she has proved that nothing can stop a woman from becoming a world player.  Also read the Net Worth details of Sania MirzaKapil DevMS DhoniSerena Williams, and Sachin Tendulkar. check out the Net worth of Saina Nehwal from below…

She once said, “I love winning more than I love playing badminton. Winning is everything”. Surely this girl has won the hearts of every Indian and has made India and all Indians proud across the globe. In India, Badminton was not as popular as cricket but because of her, people started watching badminton with interest. Today she has made history by winning records and is also among the top-ranked badminton players in the world.

Here, we will discuss Saina Nehwal’s profession, career, awards, and most importantly her earnings, wealth, and net worth. A small-town girl from India to the World’s No. 1 player, her journey is inspiring, She started playing badminton at the early age of 16 years and also created history by winning the prestigious Asian Satellite Badminton tournament (India Chapter) twice and became the first player to do so. She is also one of the highest-paid badminton players across the globe. Apart from her career ranking, she is also the 18th most charitable sports star in the world.

Saina Nehwal Net Worth

The total net worth of Saina Nehwal is estimated to be 5 Million USD (36 Crore), which in Indian currency is approximately 36 Crore Indian Rupee. The Net worth of Saina Nehwal has seen a hike of 25% over the past few years. Also, the majority of her earnings come from brand endorsements and personal investments.  She is also the 3rd highest-earning female badminton player in the world. Saina has claimed an impressive sum of Rs. 51,87,660 ($77,275) at the Australian Open series in the year 2016.

NameSaina Nehwal
Net Worth (2024)$5 Million
Net Worth In Indian Rupees36 Crore INR
ProfessionIndian badminton player
Monthly Income40 Lakhs +
Yearly Income5 Crore +
Last Updated2024

Saina Nehwal Net Worth Growth

Estimated net worth in 2024Rs. 36 Crore INR
Estimated net worth in 2023Rs. 29 Crore INR
Estimated net worth in 2022Rs. 21 Crore INR
Estimated net worth in 2021Rs. 16 Crore INR
Estimated net worth in 2020Rs. 12 Crore INR
Saina Nehwal Net Worth
Saina Nehwal Net Worth

Saina Nehwal assets:


Let us have a brief look on his prominent assets:

Saina Nehwal HOUSE: Saina Nehwal Resides in Hyderabad, India. Saina Nehwal bought this luxury home in the year 2015. The Estimated Value of this Real Estate Property is around Rs. 4.6 Crores.

Saina Nehwal Cars: The Car collection of Saina Nehwal is quite Average. Saina Nehwal owns a few of the best luxury cars in the world. The Car brands owned by Saina Nehwal include Mini Cooper, Mercedes Benz, and BMW. Saina Nehwal recently bought a brand-new luxury car for $70,000.

Average salary/winning: The Annual Income of Saina Nehwal is estimated at $300,000.

Estimated net worthRs. 36 Crore INR
Annual IncomeRs. 4 to 5 Crore INR
Personal InvestmentsRs. 11.3 Crore INR
Saina Nehwal Net Worth

Dependency of Saina Nehwal’s Net Worth:

Her rise in the game of badminton has positioned Saina Nehwal at the number one spot in rankings (2015).  In the case of athletes, a lot of their earnings depend on match winning. Considering her current performance and record-breaking achievements, we can be very positive about her net worth which will be growing through the coming years.


  • Most Promising Player of the Year (2008) award by Badminton World Federation[92]
  • Arjuna Award (2009)
  • Padma Shri (2010)
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna (2009–2010)
  • Padma Bhushan (2016)

For the bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics

  • ₹10 million (US$140,000) cash award from the Haryana Government
  • ₹5 million (US$70,000) cash award from the Rajasthan Government
  • ₹5 million (US$70,000) cash award from the Andhra Pradesh Government
  • ₹1 million (US$14,000) cash award from the Badminton Association of India
  • Honorary doctorate degree by Mangalayatan University
  • Honorary doctorate degree by SRM Institute of Science and Technology


In 2002, sports brand Yonex offered to sponsor Nehwal’s kit. As her status and rankings improved, the sponsorships increased. In 2004, Bharat Petroleum signed the rising star. She is one of the athletes supported by the Olympic Gold Quest.

Nehwal signed an endorsement deal worth Rs. 400 million with the popular sports management firm Rhiti Sports in 2012. However, she severed this deal in 2013 and signed up with KWAN Entertainment and Marketing Solutions for an undisclosed sum. She has a dedicated sporting range with the multinational sports goods manufacturer Yonex, 4% of the profits of which goes to her.

Saina Nehwal Net Worth
Saina Nehwal Net Worth

About Saina Nehwal:

If you are a badminton fan, you might already know a few things about Saina Nehwal that are mentioned below:

Saina Nehwal was born on 17 March 1990, in the state of Haryana, India. Saina Nehwal, the second daughter of Harvir Singh and Usha Rani, was born in Hisar district, Haryana. Mrs. Saina Nehwal’s father worked in CCS HAU. She completed her first few years of schooling at Campus School CCS HAU, Hisar.

The family later shifted to Hyderabad. Saina Nehwal also has a brown belt in Karate. Saina did her Xll from St. Ann’s College, Mehdipatnam, Hyderabad.


In May 2006, the 16-year-old Saina became the first Indian woman and the youngest player from Asia to win a 4-star tournament – the Philippines Open. The same year Saina Nehwal was also the runner-up at the 2006 BWF World Junior Championships, where she lost a hard-fought match against top seed Chinese Wang Yihan.

Saina Nehwal became the first Indian woman to reach the quarter-finals at the Olympic Games where she won over world number five and fourth seed Wang Chen of Hong Kong in a three-game thriller.

Saina Nehwal with husband

Honours bestowed upon her by the Government of India (GOI):

  • Padma Bhushan in the year 2016
  • Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna
  • Arjuna Award

Saina Nehwal was named “The Most Promising Player” in 2008. She reached the World Super Series semi-finals in December 2008.

She became the first Indian women’s player to be World’s No.1 in badminton, on 16th August 2015.

Everyone has got some little secrets or truths about their life but when it is about our favorite person we develop a great interest in going through the pages of our favorite person’s life book. We hope we have given you a brief yet attentive grasping reading stuff from Saina Nehwal’s life.

In the end, we wish Saina Nehwal a successful year ahead filled with lots of achievements. May she keep winning and keep growing her net worth always!


What is the net worth of Saina Nehwal?

Saina Nehwal's total net worth is around $5 Million (Rs.36 Crores)

What is the real age of Saina Nehwal?

Currently Saina Nehwal is 33 years old (17 March 1990).

What is the Salary of Saina Nehwal?

Saina Nehwal earns an estimated salary of Rs. 4 crore Per Year.

What is the height of Saina Nehwal?

The Height of Saina Nehwal is 1.65 M (5' 4”).

What is the name of Saina Nehwal's Husband?

Saina Nehwal Husband name is Parupalli Kashyap


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