Net Worth: $150 million
Source of Wealth: sports, tennis
Born: August 8, 1981 in Basel, Switzerland
Turned pro: 1998
Federer earned his wealth as a professional tennis player. In 2003, he became the first Swiss man to win a Grand Slam title. He was ranked number 1 for a record 237 consecutive weeks, from 2004 to 2008. At the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Federer and his compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka won the gold medal in doubles. In July 2009, Roger surpassed Pete Sampras to set the record for the most weeks at No. 1 in the ATP rankings.
On April 11th 2009, he married Mirka Vavrinec, a former professional tennis player.
How much money does Roger Federer make?
He has won $73,453,677 million in career prize money.
Annual earnings (prize money + endorsement income)
2012: $53 million
2011: $51 million
2010: $62 million
2009: $30 million
2008: $36 million
2007: $32 million
2006: $23 million
In 2012, he earned $44 million from sponsorship deals.
He has gotten endorsement deals with Nike, Gillette, Mercedes-Benz, Rolex ($15m deal), Jura, NetJets and Credit Suisse.
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